Elena Maria has posted a redirect about one of my heroes, Louis d'Elbée. I am inspired by the bravery of these men and women of the Vendee. When given the choice between life and faith the stood for the faith.

The French Revolution is often portrayed as a popular uprising by the common people against corrupt aristocrats and yet the army d'Elbée and his troops joined was led by a peddler (Jacques Cathelineau) and a gamekeeper (Jean-Nicolas Stofflet).more...

Thanks and a tip of the beret to Elena-Maria,

Vive le Roi

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