Rassendyll, Sapt and Fritz go to Zenda quietly to Zenda to rescue the King. Theyfight the Duke and his Famous Six. The Duke is killed by Rupert of Hentzau, oneof his Famous Six.
The King is saved. Princess Flavia discovers the truth about the King andRassendyll.
Rassendyll and Princess Flavia make an understanding that their duty mustcome before their own personal feelings. Rassendyll leaves Ruritania but returnsevery year to meet Fritz and sends a rose silently to Princess Flavia throughFritz.
1. Rudolf Rassendyll
Rich and has status
: tells his sister-in-law that he has plenty of money and good social status.
Widely travelled and knowledgeable
: being to many places.
: graduated from a university and could speakFrench and German
Brave and courageous
: willing to risk his life for the King
: sacrificing his love for Princess Flavia for the future of Ruritania.
: remains unmarried and was constant in his love for Princess Flavia by sending her a rose every year.
: draws a successful plan to save the King.
Persistent and confident
: relentlessly tries to save the Kingdespite numerous drawbacks.
Good swordsman and fighter
: able to defeat Duke Michael’smen.
2. King Rudolf
: does not take his duty seriously. Often away fromthe country.
Friendly and hospitable
: able to make friend with Rudolf quickly
: has a sense of humour.
: gives up easily and prefers to surrender to his brother thanto fight him.