Now I Rise
She had chosen to leave them as an act of strength.
Lada is a princess without a kingdom. Her bid to seize her rightful crown ended in disaster.
She would never return to them in weakness.
Radu sacrificed so much for his coveted position in his friend Mehmed’s court. But what he wants in return, Mehmed cannot give.
She had thought the throne was hers for the taking.
Their individual ambitions will force the three to make tough choices: faith or love; family or friend; duty or desire …
She had thought that she would be enough.
Once the decision is made, there can be no going back.