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 =====The Emperor of Aesedra===== =====The Emperor of Aesedra=====
  
-[[Aesedra]],​ by tradition, is an hereditary monarchy and the holder of the office is the world'​s most powerful person. Throughout its almost twelve thousand year history it has been presided over by an Emperor (or Empress), with inheritance being lineal primogeniture. That is to say, the [[Heir Apparent]] inherits the [[Throne]] regardless of gender. There have been many Empresses of Aesedra and most have been competent rulers. ​+[[Aesedra]],​ by tradition, is an hereditary monarchy and the holder of the office is the world'​s most powerful person. Throughout its almost twelve thousand year history it has been presided over by an Emperor (or Empress), with inheritance being lineal primogeniture. That is to say, the [[Heir Apparent]] inherits the [[Throne]] regardless of gender. There have been many Empresses of Aesedra and most have been competent rulers, arguably more so than the males
  
 At times of crisis, the [[Council of Prefects]] have met to appoint an Emperor, usually to resolve a question of precedence (as with the [[Compromise of 11135]]) or where there are no heirs at all, as what happened upon the death of **[[Colsis]] XX [[Powyvest]]** in 10970. At times of crisis, the [[Council of Prefects]] have met to appoint an Emperor, usually to resolve a question of precedence (as with the [[Compromise of 11135]]) or where there are no heirs at all, as what happened upon the death of **[[Colsis]] XX [[Powyvest]]** in 10970.
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 The role of the Emperor is both authoritative and ceremonial. He or she is classically described as the "​Glorious Navigator"​ in keeping with ancient belief that Aesedra runs herself with the Emperor merely steering her through time. Power is shared in a complex constitutional arrangement between the Emperor, the Council and the [[province]]s. ​ The role of the Emperor is both authoritative and ceremonial. He or she is classically described as the "​Glorious Navigator"​ in keeping with ancient belief that Aesedra runs herself with the Emperor merely steering her through time. Power is shared in a complex constitutional arrangement between the Emperor, the Council and the [[province]]s. ​
  
-The present Emperor is **[[Taian]] XXIII Rolle** who came to power in 11948. The Rolles celebrate one thousand years as rulers of Aesedra in 11970+The present Emperor is **[[Taian]] XXIII [[Rolle]]** who came to power in 11948. The Rolles ​will celebrate one thousand years as rulers of Aesedra in 11970
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