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Summary: Arthur has come to the throne. He needs to establish himself and demonstrate his difference from his father. Too soon, a murder changes everything and Arthur has to go to war.
Goes AU some time after The Tears of Uther Pendragon, but before the last episodes of the third series, since Cenred is still King of Escetia and Lancelot is not in Camelot.
Warnings: Mention of the rape and murder of a female OC (who would be under-age in the 21st Century), description (but not depiction) of medieval justice/punishment, minor character death in battle.