I am Princess Rosella, daughter of King Graham of Daventry. Perhaps you have heard of my adventures in the realm of Tamir? Believe me, 'tis far more enjoyable to join you for a game of cards than to face the perils of that strange land!
Perhaps you can visit the castle, Sir Kid, so that my family and I can learn more of these card games that you play so well!
I wish I were a better card player, but as I must spend so much time on quests, I do not have the time to learn new card games.
Have I spoken to you of my perilous quest into Tamir? 'Tis not a story for the faint-hearted! Indeed, questing is always a dangerous venture, not to be undertaken lightly.
Questing is a family tradition in Daventry. My father quested to gain the throne of Daventry, and rescued Mother from the evil Hagatha. And Alexander, my brother, saved me from a foul dragon!
Indeed, questing is the noblest adventure of all! Not for riches or fame should one quest in a faraway land, but to aid others.
I have always considered Daventry to be an excellent location for questing. There are always wrongs to be righted, and noble deeds to be done.
'Tis interesting indeed, my friend.
I wish I were a better card player, but as I must spend so much so much time on quests, I do not have the time to learn new card games.
'Tis beneath the stature of the Princess of the Realm to concern herself with mere gold and silver, Colonel.
I never concern myself with gold and silver, Colonel. 'Tis the occupation of the Castle Treasurer, not a Princess of Daventry.
I should tell my father about these flying ships of yours, Jerry! Perhaps this can explain that large metal object that crashed into the moat last year...
I have done many marvelous things, Jerry, but never have I flown in the sky. I should like to do that someday, I think.
Are you inferring we are only characters in a computer game, sirrah? I think you are truly mistaken.
Surely you cannot believe that we are only computer characters in this game, Sir Warren?
Must you speak so of the ladies of your acquaintance, Sir Lawrence? 'Tis most unseemly!
I would never speak of my dearest Edgar the way you speak of your ladies, Lawrence.
Hereward was a fine knight, as his father was before him. Did you know that Great-Grandfather defeated the evil Dragon of Herenna?
My grandfather is an excellent knight, of one of the finest in the realm. He was so proud when my father was chosen to succeed King Edward the Benevolent!
I could be exploring strange lands on a new quest, instead of sitting here.
'Tis most strange to me, Sir Bonds, that the knights of your land are called policemen!
Indeed, you do seem to be a most skilled knight your realm, Sir Bonds.
In truth, I am not very skilled at mathematics and philosophy.
I fear I have not studied much of mathematics. Rather, I have spent most of my schooling learning the history of Daventry.
I would that I could aid you in escaping from here, Sir Roger, but I know naught of how this may be accomplished.
'Tis strange indeed, Sir Roger, that you are trapped in this game! I myself am finding this to be a delightful break from King's Quest.
I am finding this conversation to be most delightful, Master Bulldog.
Methinks you are indeed a most unusual dog, Master Bulldog.
I do agree with you, Sir Lenny, that schooling is important. Why, without it, how would one know how to deal with dragons and other creatures.
I myself have studied many long hours, learning the history of Daventry and other realms.
Indeed, this food you speak of sounds so delicious! Perhaps we should adjourn for lunch, Mistress Shelly.
In Daventry, we often have feasts at the castle. In truth, merely thinking of this is making me hungry...
In truth, Father, Daventry will always be my home. 'Tis a kingdom that you may visit and leave, but you shall never forget her beauty.
I cannot envision living anywhere other than Daventry, Father. 'Twill always be my home, no matter where my adventures may lead.
I think I would enjoy seeing this movies of yours, Lady Diane.
These movies do sound to be most interesting, m'lady Diane.
In Daventry, one finds exercise in running from Dragons and other creatures!
Climbing mountains and questing in faraway lands is my usual form of exercise.
I have also read many fine books, Mistress Cassie. Perhaps you should visit our castle, where you might find many excellent books in our library.
The library of Daventry Castle holds many fine books, from history of Daventry to best methods for defeating dragons. I myself read many of those books.
I would enjoy seeing your home, Mistress Christina. Perhaps I may be able to visit your mountains someday soon.
Mistress Christina, I do find these tales to be most intriguing.
I have won! Winning this game is not quite exhilarating as defeating the evil Lolotte, but still...
'Tis only appropriate for a King's daughter to win, after all!
I am a princess of Daventry, not an Old Maid!
A princess of Daventry cannot be an Old Maid.
Hearts is a game that I truly enjoy. I am pleased that you wish to play against me.
'Tis true, Hearts is my favorite game, though I do not know it very well. I hope that I shall be a challenging opponent.
Card Play Edit
Shall we play a game of cards together?
Will you play a game of cards with me? 'Tis indeed delightful to take a break from King's Quest.
I will gladly play a game of Crazy Eights with you, if you wish.
I shall pass this time.*I cannot play a card, so I shall pass.
Methinks I shall pass.
I shall pick Spades. I hope you do not object!
I choose Spades.
Perhaps I shall pick Clubs.
I think Clubs are an excellent choice!
Perhaps Diamonds would be appropriate now.
I believe I shall choose Diamonds.
I do not doubt that choosing Hearts will help me win this game.
I shall pick Hearts.
I win this hand!
I believe I have won the hand!
Indeed, this hand is mine!
You have won this hand!
In truth, you have won this hand!
An excellent play! You have won this hand!
Methinks this game is a tie. Shall we play one more hand to break the tie?
I believe we must play a tiebreaker now!
This game is a tie. Do you wish to play one more hand to break the tie?
Now you should choose a suit.
You may choose a new suit now, if you wish.*Now you shall choose the new suit.
You should choose a card first.
Do you not know that you must choose a card first?*Perhaps you should choose a card first.
Alas, but that move is not legal in this game.
I do not believe that is a legal move in this game.
You should not try a move that is illegal in this game.
I have won! Winning this game is not quite as exhilarating as defeating the evil Lolotte, but still....
Surely you shall win the next time.
'Tis only appropriate for a King's daughter to win, after all!
Alas, I have lost! Would that I could have played better!
In truth, you have defeated me this time!
An excellent victory for you! In truth, you are a fine player!