The End of an Age
King Thorn was King of Summerbrook prior to and during the Great Southron War. While he was not a completely honest king (rumors say that he shared secrets with his former master of coin, Jaques Poinsois), he is known for giving his concerns first for his people. He did his best to avoid war as it was a drain on the peoples lives and livelyhoods. His son, on the other hand, was a warmongering fool seeking glory and slaughter.
About a year after the fall of the capital, King Thorn fell sick and died in a span of a few days. Though no poison was found, poison and murder were suspected…