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1 day ago - Via - View - Aʅσιʂ “cıεʟ'ƨ ɔαɔɔч” Tɾαɳƈყ : ♞ [ Welcome to Alois' G+ Profile ] ♞ "Hoheo Taralna, Rondero Tarel." ~ Alois Trancy 🔱 About Character...
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"Hoheo Taralna, Rondero Tarel."
~ Alois Trancy

🔱 About Character 🔱

Kanji アロイス・トランシー

Rōmaji Aroisu Toranshi

Characteristics/Species Human

Gender Male

Age 14

Height 165 cm (5'5")

Birthday November 5, 1875

Professional Status/Affiliation Faustian Contract, Village

Occupation Earl of Trancy

Previous Occupation Villager

Base of Operations Trancy Manor, London

Personal Status/Status Deceased

_Relative(s)_Former Trancy Head (father, deceased; unclear)
Lady Trancy (mother, deceased; unclear)
Arnold Trancy (uncle; unclear)
Luka Macken (brother, deceased)
Aleistor Chamber (cousin; unclear)

First Appearance/Manga Debut N/A

Anime Debut Episode 25

Portrayal/Japanese Voice Nana Mizuki

English Voice  Luci Christian

"All you who didn't love me should be annihilated!"
~ Alois Trancy

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And More! 👀

"Ciel, you decide how we do it."
~Alois Trancy

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Ciel Phantomhive

 I did not return to Phantomhive for the sake of the previous head. I returned for myself. All I want is to give those who betrayed and defiled the name of Phantomhive a taste of the humiliation and pain . . . that I suffered. Checkmate. — Ciel Phantomhive[1]Anime | Manga

Ciel Phantomhive




Shieru Fantomuhaivu


Queen's Watchdog 
Queen's Guard Dog[2] 
Aristocrat of Evil 
Villainous Noble 
Evil Nobleman 






13 (12, Chapters 1 - 14)


152 cm (5'0")[citation needed]


December 14, 1875[3]

Professional StatusAffiliation

The British Royal Family 
Funtom Corporation 
Faustian Contract

Previous Affiliation

Noah's Ark Circus


Earl of Phantomhive 
Watchdog of the Queen 
Owner of the Funtom Corporation

Previous Occupation

Second-String Member of the Noah's Ark Circus 
Weston College Student

Base of Operations

Phantomhive Manor 

Personal StatusStatus



Vincent Phantomhive (father, deceased) 
Rachel Phantomhive (mother, deceased) 
Cloudia Phantomhive(grandmother, deceased)[4] 
Angelina Dalles (aunt, deceased) 
Alexis Leon Midford (uncle) 
Francis Midford (aunt) 
Edward Midford (cousin) 
Elizabeth Midford (cousin, fiancée)

First AppearanceManga Debut

Volume 1, Chapter 1

Anime Debut

Episode 1

Video Game Debut

Kuroshitsuji: Phantom & Ghost

PortrayalJapanese Voice

Maaya Sakamoto 
Miyuki Sawashiro (First Drama CD)

English Voice

Brina Palencia

Earl Ciel Phantomhive (シエル・ファントムハイヴ, Shieru Fantomuhaivu) is the current head of the Phantomhive house,[5] the notorious Queen's Watchdog,[6] and the owner of theFuntom Corporation.[7][8]



Ciel's Faustian contractdisplayed on his right eye.

Ciel is a short, thirteen-year-old boy with bluish-black hair and rich, deep blue eyes. As described by Nina Hopkins, his tailor, Ciel has a "wonderfully proportioned body." His arms and legs are thin, his shoulders slim, and his waist narrow.[9] Ciel typically dresses in a way that suits his noble standing, and he has a very extensive wardrobe. 

Ciel nearly always wears a black eye-patch made of gauze[10]with a single cord over his right eye to hide the location of hisFaustian Contract with Sebastian Michaelis. However, while in disguise, he wears a white patch that resembles atransdermal patch, which fastens over his ear with two cords.[11][12] Ciel also has a brand on the left side of his body from his time as a slave in a cult.[13]

Phantomhivesignet ring.

Ciel sports two rings: one, which he wears on his left thumb, is an ornate silver piece that holds an emerald-cut deep blue sapphire. It is a one-of-a-kind family heirloom that had been passed down for generations.[14] The other is a gold signet ring in the form of the Phantomhive crest. Ciel wears this on his right hand, and uses it to stamp the wax seal on documents. Upon his return, the seal was given to him by Angelina Dalles, who told him that it was the only ring that had not been destroyed in the fire that killed his parents.[15]

Phantomhive blue ring.


Ciel is an arrogant and shrewd boy, with numerous exalted positions.

As the Earl of the Phantomhive house and a distinguished nobleman, Ciel is very strict, proud, and accustomed to a luxurious lifestyle. As a result, he has considerable difficulty dressing himself up and doing household chores if left on his own.[16] He also refuses to stay in a poor environment for long periods of time.[17] Ciel is stern with his orders, especially in the assertion of his authority, because he expects his butler,Sebastian Michaelis, to complete them without any shortcomings. Ciel often finds it entertaining to challenge Sebastian in areas of both strength and skill.[18] He and Sebastian frequently work together, and only the latter seems to be fully aware of Ciel's schemes. Furthermore, Ciel has a relatively cold outlook on life. His main goal is for those who have betrayed the Phantomhive family to experience the same level of humiliation and suffering he did.[19] During his time as a slave to cultists who tortured him cruelly, he was branded with a mark he absolutely does not want other people to see.[20]  Ciel possesses unwavering determination — instead of falling into hopelessness, Ciel chooses to die without regrets by working hard to fulfill his revenge, despitehis aunt's insistence that he should live a happier life. He often compares predicaments to games such as chess, and is willing to gamble with his life on the line to win them.[21]

As the executive chairman of the Funtom Corporation, Ciel possesses business acumen and impressive keenness in management affairs. Cunning and artful, he successfully administers sister Funtom Corporation simultaneously.[22] His greed is described as "knowing no boundaries"; when he learned that a popular performer could double the sales of his new product, he immediately put up advertisements of her for promotion.[23]

As the Queen's Watchdog, Ciel demonstrates great loyalty to Queen Victoria and aims to accomplish all tasks she assigns to him. He is undaunted by dense mysteries and macabre cases, and confident that he will be able to solve them all.[24] He is readily prepared to resort to dishonest measures such as bribery, as long as he can gather more information and finish his job swiftly and efficiently — though, he claims it is simply flexibility on his part.[25] As his duty sometimes obliges him to disguise himself, he is quite a versed actor; unscrupulous, he has no qualms about lying and believes that humans do not as a species.[26] He is merciless with his enemies, and does not hesitate to command Sebastian to eradicate anyone who stands in his way.[27]

Ciel displays signs of post-traumatic stress disorder because of the abuse he went through, as a slave in a perverse cult. He occasionally has flashbacks of the traumatic event, and when he does, he would become completely unaware of his surroundings.[28][29] Due to his horrific past, Ciel seldom smiles. He had once admitted that he has forgotten how to smile happily.[30] Ciel does, however, show genuine concern for the wellbeing of those close to him. For instance, he jumped in front of a bear to guard Elizabeth Midford.[31]He had also sworn to protect her from a horde of violent Bizarre Dolls.[32] He pays ample attention to the needs of his servants; when he had heard that they desired new items, he went shopping with them and provided them with necessities.[33]

Although he usually presents himself as a solemn and mature person, Ciel can be rather childish at times. He is exceedingly competitive, a trait which he acknowledges himself. He is unsatisfied with draws, and refuses to quit until a victor is declared.[34] Sebastian had noted that because of Ciel's talent in competition, he tends to overestimate his skills and think that he can never lose. Nonetheless, the experience of losing toFrancis Midford in a hunting game humbled Ciel quite a bit.[35] Despite his weak physical condition, Ciel is competent with shooting. He always carries a gun in order to defend himself and has one under his pillow when he sleeps.[36][37]

Ciel is very fond of sweets,[38] and allergic to cats.[39]
1 day ago - Via Google+ - View - Nauman Sadiq : Imran Khan's Faustian Bargain Imran Khan and General Musharraf. The predicament of Imran Khan’s fanboys...
Imran Khan's Faustian Bargain
Imran Khan and General Musharraf. The predicament of Imran Khan’s fanboys has been somewhat
like the pubescent girl who falls head over heels in love with a promiscuous
playboy; and when her friends try to knock some sense into her by telling her
that your ...
Imran Khan's Faustian Bargain
Imran Khan and General Musharraf. The predicament of Imran Khan’s fanboys has been somewhat like the pubescent girl who falls head over heels in love with a promiscuous playboy; and when her friends try to knock some sense i...
1 day ago - Via Google+ - View - Tasha Smith : I don't always agree with him,but this message is on point!
I don't always agree with him,but this message is on point!
Maher: Trump Is What GOP Brought on Self With 'Faustian Bargain With the Racist Devil' - Breitbart
Maher: Trump Is What GOP Brought on Self With 'Faustian Bargain With the Racist Devil'
2 days ago - Via Community - View - Boston Rare Maps Inc : A delightful puzzle globe This clever little puzzle globe was produced as an educational tool, demanding...
A delightful puzzle globe

This clever little puzzle globe was produced as an educational tool, demanding a combination of physical manipulation and mental exertion in order to reinforce students’ geographic knowledge. The globe consists of 22 wooden pieces, including 20 wedge-shaped segments and 2 polar calottes, together with an ebonized wooden stands. When properly assembled the pieces form six six “layers,” between each of which are maps and graphics representing the various continents. The graphics are delightful though rather fanciful; for example that of America depicts two native Americans battling an absolutely mammoth snake and a vaquero roping a steer, while in the background a volcano with a strong resemblance to Mount Vesuvius emits streams of lava.

The globe bears the imprint of Faustino Paluzie (1833-1901), an important Barcelona publisher of educational materials. The following is a rough translation from a Spanish-language web site:

“[The globe] was marketed by Faustino Paluzie (1833-1901), a Catalan editor specializing in educational books and teaching materials for children and young[est?] son of Esteban Paluzie Cantalozella-Olot, 1806-, founder of the eponymous [publishing house], teacher and innovative teacher who wrote and drew extensive manuals on subjects such as mathematics, history, geography or grammar.

“The Paluzie house, one of the most famous Spanish publishers dedicated to children and young people, opened in 1865 on the Bellafila de Gracia (Barcelona) and published his first known catalog two years later.

“In 1871, father and son—pioneers in the use of lithography in the sector—joined forces, expanded the business and built new workshops in an establishment located at number 421 Diputación de Barcelona….

“[The firm’s] activity was very broad and covered instructional toys, theaters, maps, cut-outs, teaching materials, school textbooks, various books, atlases, silabarios[?], terrestrial and celestial globes, armillary spheres and Copernican systems [i.e., orreries?]

“The growth of the company was overshadowed by the death of the father [in] 1873, although the company continued successfully in the hands of the second and third generation to its ultimate demise in 1940 after the Spanish Civil War.” (“El globo celeste de Don Faustian Paluzíe”)
The printed pictorial label on the lid bears what appears to be an imprint of “M. F. Manila.” I have been unable to find an explanation for this, but perhaps this example was made for distribution in the Philippines.

See the details:
A delightful puzzle globe - Rare & Antique Maps
This clever little puzzle globe was an educational tool, requiring physical manipulation and mental exertion in order to reinforce’ geographic knowledge.
2 days ago - Via Google+ - View - ‫דורון חיים הולצברג‬‎ : the posts bellow are related to this article.
the posts bellow are related to this article.
The Faustian Face of Modern Science: Understanding the Epistemological Foundations of Scientific Totalitarianism - Conspiracy Archive
by Phillip D. Collins, June 11th, 2009. Scientific totalitarianism is certainly not a new topic in the halls of political science and history. Given its bloody legacy of democide (i.e., state-sanctioned genocide, mass murder, and politicide) and its prolific spread throughout the world, ...
2 days ago - Via Google+ - View - Aleksa Adzic : No doubt Ted Cruz has his "wounded egos" and reasons to settle a score with Donald Trump, but he also...
No doubt Ted Cruz has his "wounded egos" and reasons to settle a score with Donald Trump, but he also speaks his mind and follows his conscience - a Trump presidency will be a catastrophe for America.
How can any American who has the abilities to understand and reason stand up for a country ruled by Trump? This guy has no knowledge in politics and foreign policies. I doubt if he knows much about America's history and its Constitution. He is obsessed with power and does everything to acquire it, which reminds me of Turkey's Erdogan. He is also impressed by a Mephistophelean leader like Putin, whom he might sell his soul - just like Faust. Ted Cruz is right, Trump has no principles and won't hesitate for a "Faustian bargain" to satisfy his own ego and interests.
Ted Cruz Tried to Steal Donald Trump’s Show. Chaos Erupted. - The New York Times
Mr. Cruz, a former rival, refused to endorse his party’s nominee for president and was booed off stage as the convention erupted in an uproar.
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Death Metal Underground: Upcoming Demoncy – Faustian Dawn Reissue
Upcoming Demoncy – Faustian Dawn Reissue. demoncy - faustian dawn chris moyen cover. Demoncy's second demo, 1993's Faustian Dawn, is being reissued on CD and LP with new artwork from Chris Moyen by Nuclear War Now! Productions. Keep a look out.
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The Secretive Bank of England — Controlling the World’s Money Supply - Kuma - Jul 21, 2016

With the enactment of the privately owned central bank, the Bank of England provided the model for the financial enslavement of governments, and their citizens.

Well before the conflict for establishing a National Bank in America or the eventual surrender to the money changers with the betrayal in instituting the Federal Reserve, the history of the Bank of England needs to be studied.

Relying on British historians may seem to invoke a cultural bias; however, the range and wealth of information on this topic comes from an earlier age. Further research will expand this understanding and many of the sources cited can fulfill this objective.

For purposes of a mainstream account, the official site of the Bank of England provides a flowery version about the background and purported success of the scheme proposed by “William Paterson, envisaged a loan of £1,200,000 to the Government, in return for which the subscribers would be incorporated as the “Governor and Company of the Bank of England”.

Although the new bank would have risked its entire capital by lending it to the Government, the subscription proved popular and the money was raised in a few weeks.

The Royal Charter was sealed on 27 July 1694, and the Bank started its role as the Government’s banker and debt-manager, which it continues today.”

“The bank hath benefit of interest on all moneys which it creates out of nothing.” – William Paterson

THE FORMATION OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND by Halley Goodman provides a detailed and well sourced chronicle and background.

“The goldsmiths evolved to become the original private bankers of the time. Since goldsmiths already had as part of their trade private stores of gold and stout vaults to store them in, entrepreneurs could entrust their own gold to them for safe keeping, for a fee, and receive a paper receipt for the deposit.

“The goldsmiths could then lend monies against these deposits for an additional fee. Mr. Hartley Winters declares that “some ingenious goldsmith conceived the epock-making notion of giving notes…and so founded modern banking.”

Merchants would deposit “their money with the goldsmiths and received from them receipts” that “…were payable on demand, and were transferred from one holder to another in payment of debts.”

“These receipts or notes from the goldsmith bankers, often in the form of a letter, are some of the earliest surviving cheques in England. Given the economic realities of the time, although deposits provided the funds for their business, most of the clients of these goldsmith bankers were usually borrowers rather than depositors.”

From such humble origins, the foundation was laid to invent a central bank that would create money out of thin air and loan it at interest to the government, who lost it sovereignty for making this Faustian bargain.

Secrets of the Bank of England Revealed at Last!

The Charter of the Bank of England (1694) with the Great Seal of William and Mary.

The first usury central bank to be incorporated in England.

The Bank of England account, published by Cassell, Petter & Galpin cites a rocky start and opposition from the goldsmiths.

In 1696 (very soon after its birth) the Bank experienced a crisis.

There was a want of money in England.

The clipped silver had been called in, and the new money was not ready.

Even rich people were living on credit, and issued promissory notes.

The stock of the Bank of England had gone rapidly down from 110 to 83.

The goldsmiths, who detested the corporation that had broken in on their system of private banking, now tried to destroy the new company.

They plotted, and on the same day they crowded to Grocers’ Hall, where the Bank was located from 1694 to 1734, and insisted on immediate payment — one goldsmith alone demanding £30,000.

The directors paid all their honest creditors, but refused to cash the goldsmiths’ notes, and left them their remedy in Westminster Hall.

The goldsmiths triumphed in scurrilous pasquinades entitled, “The Last Will and Testament,” “The Epitaph,” “The Inquest on the Bank of England.”

It did not take long for the Jewish bankers to set their sights on Paterson’s bank and financiers for the English regime.

Brother Nathanael Kapner adds his audacious viewpoints.

“The new King William III soon got England involved in costly wars against Catholic France which put England deep into debt. Here was the Jewish bankers’ chance to collect.

“So King William, under orders from the Elders of Zion in Amsterdam, persuaded the British Treasury to borrow 1.25 million pounds sterling from the Jewish bankers who had helped him to the throne.

“Since the state’s debts had risen dramatically, the government had no choice but to accept.

But there were conditions attached:

The names of the lenders were to be kept secret and that they be granted a Charter to establish a Central Bank of England. Parliament accepted and the Jewish bankers sunk their tentacles into Great Britain.”

Actual control of the fiat central bank is discussed in Who owns the Bank of England?

“A very famous story relates to the Bank of England and the infamous Rothschilds, that all powerful banking family.

This story was re-told recently in a BBC documentary about the creation of money and the Bank of England.

It revolves around the Battle of Waterloo in which Nathan Rothschild used his inside knowledge of the outcome and his faster horses and couriers to play the market by getting the result of the battle before anyone else knew the outcome.

He quickly sold his English bonds and gave all the traders who looked to him for guidance the impression that the French had won at Waterloo.

The other traders all rushed to sell their bonds before the market crashed thinking that they were now worthless and a massive fire-sale occurred as brokers clamored to get rid of their stock.

This massive sell off quickly drove the price of the bonds down to 5% of their original worth.

Once the bottom had dropped out the market Nathan Rothschild then re-bought as many bonds back as he could at hugely discounted prices and in doing so he multiplied his wealth twenty times in 3 days of trading.

At the same time as becoming immensely wealthy he also became the single largest debtor to the English government which ultimately gave him control over the bank of England.” — (Read more on the subject here:

If you are so inclined to do your own research, two sources, HISTORY OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND written by Dr. A. Andreades and Complete Histories: Bank of England to 1694, are worthy of review.

“As you can see by the 250-year chart of Bank of England stock, the shares showed no real trend during the 1700s, rose in price during the Napoleonic Wars as England left the gold standard and suffered inflation, declined in price from around 1818 to 1845 during the deflation that followed, rose in price for the rest of the 1800s as the Bank gradually increased its dividend, plunged until 1920 as inflation occurred without any compensating rise in the dividend, then gradually rose in price until the Bank was nationalized in 1945.

“The behavior of the Bank of England’s stock encapsulates the general behavior of the British stock market over that 250-year period.”

Now for most of its history the privately held, Bank of England was extremely profitable to its owners.

The method for charging interest on the creation of money has been the prime vehicle for driving both public and private debt throughout modern times.

The Guardian reports in the article, The truth is out: money is just an IOU, and the banks are rolling in it. []

“The Bank of England let the cat out of the bag. []

In a paper called “Money Creation in the Modern Economy“, co-authored by three economists from the Bank’s Monetary Analysis Directorate, they stated outright that most common assumptions of how banking works are simply wrong, and that the kind of populist, heterodox positions more ordinarily associated with groups such as Occupy Wall Street are correct. []

“In doing so, they have effectively thrown the entire theoretical basis for austerity out of the window.”

The entire monitory financial system is based upon charging usury on the creation of national currencies.

No larger debtor exists then governments.

The perfection of the Rothschild fraud is founded upon charging compound interest on the very medium of exchange that serves as legal tender. []

The Bank of England set the stage for the centralization of all banking under the umbrella of banksters control.

In order to discover all the secrets of manipulating the financial system, one must comprehend, the first and primary lesson; that central banks do not function as beneficiaries to their host nation, much less the ordinary “little people”.

Keeping this deplorable rip-off system extorting their pound of flesh is the principal objective of the financial elites.

Interest on government bonds must be paid.

More debt needs to be incurred.

And the framework for human impoverishment lies at the feet of central banking.
The Secretive Bank of England — Controlling the World's Money Supply | CSGlobe
Bank of England provides a flowery version about the background and purported success of the scheme proposed by “William Paterson, envisaged a loan of £1,2
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Trump offered a Faustian vice presidency to Kasich, but he wouldn’t take it.
How Donald Trump Picked His Running Mate - The New York Times
A behind-the-scenes look at how the nominee thinks.
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VERY interesting viewpoint on the new open @twitter verification process from @ShaulaEvans. READ IT.
.@ShaulaEvans on the Faustian bargain of Twitter's blue 'Verified' checkmark (with tweets) · raynetoday
Twitter announced EVERYONE can get a blue 'Verified' checkmark if they just turn over some personal data -- a very risky proposition.
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@ShaulaEvans on the Faustian bargain of Twitter's blue 'Verified' checkmark
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5 days ago - Via - View - Ciel Michaelis : "Young master...Is there something you are afraid of? You're outside of the cage now, my lord...Come...
"Young master...Is there something you are afraid of? You're outside of the cage now, my lord...Come." Sebastian pulled his Ciel close to him and placed his thumb on the earls Chin, his other hand was busy untying the earls eyepatch to reveal his Faustian contract. "Call my name...."
6 days ago - Via Reshared Post - View - Alois Trancy : Name: Alois Trancy (used to be Jim Macken) Fandom: Black Butler Age: 14 Gender: male Species: human...
Name: Alois Trancy (used to be Jim Macken)

Fandom: Black Butler

Age: 14

Gender: male

Species: human

Appearance (you can use pictures): blue eyes almost white short blond hair pale skin usually wheres a white shirt with a green vest and long purple coat, a ribbon around his neck and long black stockings and booty shorts. he also has a Faustian contract seal on his tongue but it can only be seen when his butler Claude is near.

Personality: Alois is generally cheerful but he's extremely sadistic. His emotions can switch unpredictably from enthusiasm to anger. He also loses interest in things pretty quickly. Alois often uses harsh and impolite language no watter who he's speaking to unless he's porpously acting to get what he wants.Alois is very attached to his butler Claude and can be very violent

bio: The story is that shortly after he was born, Alois was kidnapped. His mother, in her deep grief, committed suicide and left his father to search for him alone. Alois claims that he was kept as a slave in an unknown village during his time abducted. when an unknown disaster left all the villagers dead and Alois as the only survivor. and Alois returned with Claude
however, his actual past is that As orphans from a village, he and his little brother Luka were been treated badly by the villagers ever since their parents died,and were forced to survive as thieves and pickpockets. Jim had a bitter hatred of the villagers, and wished that everyone who was cruel to them would die.
a mysterious calamity swept the village and killed everyone, including Luka. Jim was later taken in by the head of the Trancy estate for the purpose of pedophilia along with a group of other boys. While in captivity, Jim had heard rumors about a fairy that granted wishes so after following the instructions the boy gave him, he summoned the spider demon Claude. Upon realizing that he had no wish to fulfill, Claude told Jim to call for him again when he finds a wish.
even though Earl Trancy originally despised him because of his "filthy" eyes, Jim ended up seducing him and quickly became his favorite and subsequent heir. from then on Jim went as Alois Trancy and received favorable treatment such as fashionable clothes and more freedom in the mansion. Not knowing that it was actually Hannah, Alois discovered that the person responsible for the disaster in the village was Sebastian Michaelis during his contract before Ciel Phantomhive. Alois formed a contract with Claud and vowed to get revenge on Sebastian. When Earl Trancy died, Alois became the new earl and released all the captive boys.
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The sounds of soldiers marching echoes throughout the phantomhive estate, these men were contracted to kill the earl phantomhive as they were known to "Dispatch the queens worries." There were a total of 5 men arms with rifles and 3 armed with molotovs to burn the mansion to the ground. They all stood at their positions as the riflemen aimed at the earls room while all the Molotov throwers stood closer, getting ready to throw their Molotov cocktails into the house.

Sebastian stood on the roof in a crouched position as he watched all of this unfold, his eyes shimmered a bright fuchsia Colour before revealing his canines in his mouth.

"When will they ever learn?~"

The butler jumped down and landed behind one of the Molotov throwers and thrusted his hand through the mans chest as his heart was in the butlers hands, Sebastian pulled his hands out as some men aimed their rifles at him and opened fire, Sebastian simply grabbed the bullets between his fingers and threw it at the men as some managed to hit the head while 2 to 3 people aren't fatally injured but got bullet holes in their legs, Sebastian slowly walked towards the men that were down as he smirked slightly before removing his glove revealing his Faustian contract.

"You humans don't make sense to me, you throw away your lives for nothing."

soon, blood curdling Screams can be heard throughout the estate as Sebastian stood by 3 dead bodies with his face full of blood including his hands, tail coat and glove. He soon looked into his masters room and held a childish grin on his face.

"Master, I'm done~"

Sebastian looked up as his whole tail coat was coated in blood which made it look a tad bit darker.

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7 days ago - Via Community - View - Irina Kuzmishina : 50 Years Later, Lanza Booms Forth; The Mystique of a Tenor Better Known in Movies Than in Opera By RALPH...
50 Years Later, Lanza Booms Forth; The Mystique of a Tenor Better Known in Movies Than in Opera
CHICAGO, June 21— A month before Hollywood discovered him, diverting his singing career and the course of music history, a 26-year-old tenor named Mario Lanza stopped here for an open-air concert with his newly formed Bel Canto Trio. Showered with bravos and raucous whistles, Lanza was pronounced a sensation, ''born to sing.''
This weekend, half a century later, on a crystalline blue evening with the city's landmark towers stitched in light, Chicago turned out at the same Grant Park for a tribute to the myth-laden star from South Philadelphia whose peculiar death at 38 in 1959 in Rome is still mourned by legions of international fans even as they celebrate his exuberant legacy.
Hardly detracting from Lanza's mystique are the persistent rumors that he fell victim to a Mafia vendetta after canceling his appearance at a benefit concert in Naples backed by Lucky Luciano.
''The name Mario Lanza brings a smile to just about every music lover's face,'' said the tenor Richard Leech, who narrated and sang the orchestral program, which included such Lanza standards as ''Be My Love'' and ''Because You're Mine.'' Mr. Leech performed a similar Lanza tribute to piano accompaniment for the Cincinnati Opera's 75th anniversary gala in 1995.
Although, astonishingly, Lanza sang only three opera performances in his dozen-year career, heirs like Jose Carreras, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, Jerry Hadley and Dmitri Hvorostovsky have acknowledged a deep debt to the widely loved if tormented figure forced into Faustian choices between Hollywood money and operatic artistry.
''For me,'' Mr. Leech told the Grant Park audience, ''it was Mario Lanza, booming from my parents' hi-fi, that was my first exposure not only to opera but to the tenor voice itself.''
But far from receding as a historical figure, a pompadoured curio from the early days of television and gossipy film fan magazines, Lanza is looming ever larger as a cultural and cult icon, an incarnation of his idol Enrico Caruso and possessor perhaps of the greatest natural voice of the century, as Toscanini famously declared in the mid-1940's.
''If I could sing like that,'' Frank Sinatra once told Terry Robinson, who was Lanza's MGM trainer and became a close family friend and biographer, ''I would put a bird cage around my head and wouldn't let anyone near my voice.'' There are still those who maintain that the Lanza voice was manufactured in the recording studio and that he lacked the discipline and training to transform himself into the serious operatic artist that his vocal gift deserved. But he is also widely being seen as a pioneer of the crossover phenomenon, an opera singer who bridged the worlds of Classical and popular music, making opera more accessible to a mass audience than anyone else until the Three Tenors.
''If you look in the record stores, Lanza is making a huge comeback,'' said James W. Palermo, artistic and general director of the Grant Park Music Festival, the nation's only municipally sponsored free Classical music festival, which opened its 64th summer season on Saturday night with the Lanza tribute. Although the crowd of perhaps 12,000 fell well short of the 50,000 who came to hear Lanza in July 1947, it included many younger fans who are rediscovering him through his recordings and movie videos. It also brought his daughter, Ellisa Lanza Bregman, from Los Angeles, and the announcement of her presence drew appreciative ''aahhs'' from the audience.
The signs of a Lanza bonanza, as some are calling it, are manifold.
''It seems every week I'm looking at someone doing a tribute to Mario Lanza,'' said Derek Mannering, an Irish writer now living in Chicago who wrote a biography of Lanza, published in Britain by the University of Calgary Press in 1991 and in Canada two years later. With at least three earlier books on Lanza out of print, a warts-and-all biography by a lawyer, Roland Besette, has been promised for next year, prompting Lanza's daughter, Mrs. Bregman, to say she will do her own memoir to counter any negative portrait.
Fostered by the Internet, Lanza societies and fan clubs span the globe, from Australia to Europe and the United States, along with a year-old newsletter, ''The Lanza Legend,'' published in San Pedro, Calif., by Lanza's son, Damon, and an associate, Bob Dolfi. In Philadelphia, the Mario Lanza Institute and Museum puts on an annual Mario Lanza ball.
A new CD album of previously unissued recordings from MGM, including a spirited rendition of ''Beloved'' that got him dismissed as leading man in the film of ''The Student Prince'' in 1952, was released by Turner Entertainment this year. Two other new albums are set for release in August and September, ''When Day Is Done,'' from Lanza's 59 shows for Coca-Cola on CBS and NBC in 1951 and 1952, and a stereo remastering of ''Lanza Sings Christmas Carols.''
BMG Classics, which puts out Lanza's RCA recordings, says that more than 350,000 CD albums have been sold in the last decade. Radio stations in Greenwich, Conn., and Cleveland, among other places, broadcast regular Lanza programs.
His powerful voice, often described as ''a wall of sound,'' is about to be heard in a new television commercial singing ''Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life'' for Keebler biscuits, as it was recently for Mercedes-Benz. His was the voice too in the soundtrack of the dark Australian film ''Heavenly Creatures,'' about two New Zealand girls who share an obsession with Lanza and become entangled in matricide.
With the blessing of Damon Lanza, a one-man musical revue, ''The Mario Lanza Story,'' by an actor and singer, Charles Gavoian, has been playing small stages around the country, with plans now to open in England where Lanza fever has always run especially high. And another performer dubiously billed as Lanza's illegitimate son, Victor Lanza, has also been recreating the Lanza story -- spuriously, the Lanza family says.
Of course, no following like this would be complete without a premier collector, and the Lanza bonanza has one: Vincent De Fini, a retired Cleveland newspaperman who has assembled thousands of Lanza artifacts, including Lanza's license plate (''Lanza,'' what else?), the floor mats from his gold Cadillac, the pants he wore in his first movie (''That Midnight Kiss'' in 1949), the hat he wore in his last film (''For the First Time'' in 1959) and rosary beads given to Lanza by a dying 10-year-old Newark girl, Raphaela Fasano, whom the star befriended. ''To tell you the truth,'' said Mr. De Fini's wife Antoinette, ''I feel Mario is a part of our family.''
In short, Mr. Leech said before his Lanza tribute: ''He's cool again. It's okay to say you like Mario Lanza.''
The man who would be Lanza was born Alfred Arnold Cocozza in Philadelphia on Jan. 31, 1921, the year Caruso died, a convergence that Lanza later took as a divine sign that his idol's spirit was guiding him. He was only child of Italian immigrants, Antonio Cocozza and Maria Lanza.
A Voice Blooms At the Age of 16
Young Freddy used to listen to records of Caruso singing ''Vesti la giubba'' from ''I Pagliacci,'' until, the story goes, one day at 16 he began to sing along in a voice of startling power and tonal fidelity. Within several years he began serious training and assumed a more memorable stage name, by slightly altering his mother's name.
The conductor Serge Koussevitsky enthusiastically took him on scholarship to Tanglewood, where, in 1942, Lanza sang in ''The Merry Wives of Windsor,'' the first of his three operatic performances.
After World War II, when he sang in the Army, he married Betty Hicks, the sister of an Army buddy, and began pursuing his career in earnest. In the hands of the redoubtable Arthur Judson of Columbia Artists Management, he and a soprano, Frances Yeend, and a bass-baritone, George London, formed the Bel Canto Trio, which toured to ecstatic reviews. After their frenzied welcome in Chicago, Lanza and Ms. Yeend took center stage at a symphony concert with Eugene Ormandy at the Hollywood Bowl in August 1947. Among the enraptured listeners was Louis B. Mayer, who quickly signed Lanza to a lucrative seven-year MGM film contract sweetened with a $10,000 bonus.
From his debut in ''That Midnight Kiss,'' in which he sang ''They Didn't Believe Me,'' Lanza never quite escaped Hollywood. He did, however, interrupt the filming long enough in 1948 to sing two performances as Pinkerton in a New Orleans Opera production of ''Madama Butterfly'' in St. Louis, his only other complete opera roles.
Mr. Robinson, 82, the former MGM trainer and a runner-up for the 1940 title of Mr. America, got orders from Mr. Mayer to knock 25 to 30 pounds off the new male lead, who had a 50-inch chest and a 19-inch neck. They did it, but Lanza, who was not big for a tenor, was forever on a ruinous binge-and-diet cycle.
His biggest screen role came in 1951 with ''The Great Caruso,'' which broke all records at Radio City Music Hall. By age 30, he was perhaps the world's best-known operatic tenor, but his chances of getting back to the stage receded. He hit a low point in 1952 on the set of ''The Student Prince,'' when his rendition of ''Beloved'' was criticized as too flamboyant for the dour prince. He walked off the set, leaving just his voice behind on the soundtrack.
With four children and a lavish life style to support, he sank into debt. One day in the 50's, Mr. Robinson recalled, the fighter Rocky Marciano visited the Lanza house with the Mafia boss Thomas Lucchese, who proposed to settle Lanza's debts in return for some appearances. Lanza threw them out.
In 1957 he decamped for Italy to make another movie, ''Seven Hills of Rome,'' in which he introduced ''Arrivederci, Roma.'' He and his family lived luxuriously in the formerly royal Villa Badoglio in Rome, where, again according to Mr. Robinson, Lucky Luciano was an occasional visitor. Lanza, by then suffering from a host of ills, including phlebitis and high blood pressure, was supposed to sing at a charity concert Luciano was supporting in Naples in September 1959 when his overeating and drinking landed him in the Valle Giulia Clinic. On Oct. 7, 1959, he died unexpectedly from what the clinic called a heart attack.
Mr. Robinson said that a stunned Betty Lanza returned from Rome voicing suspicions that her husband had met with foul play. Grief-stricken, she died six months later, at 36, of what her family called a broken heart. Damon Lanza, in his newsletters, has debunked the speculation of a contract hit by Luciano. But his sister Ellisa, the only other surviving sibling, who has not always seen eye to eye with him, said she was still looking into the matter.
Mr. Leech said he too was keeping an open mind but that Lanza's legacy would survive any revelations that emerged. ''He never let singing be about making a sound,'' he said. ''He lived it.''

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