The Audacious

16 M/S Tridan commanded by M. de Turgis was docking. On board, was Fabre and his 50-person retinue as well as the Ambassador’s companions, including his nephew, Jacques Fabre and his doctor, Louis Robin. Marie Petit got to the dock at the port and enquired about Ambassador Fabre. She was met by Fabre’s majordome, Du Hamel. She had known Du Hamel from before as she had met him in Lyon with Fabre. Du Hamel told her that Fabre was on board of the ship. She told him to ask Fabre to ful l his promise to her and pay off his debt. Du Hamel said he would ask the ambassador. A while later, he returned and reported to her that Mr Ambassador was saying that the