My VampiresThis is my Not-So-Much-A-Story story. So far I'm only at the planning stage of the vampire world. The vampire world, in my mind, is made up of Princes, Marshals, Generals, Councils, Captains and the common vampire.
There are only 5 vampire Princes, named princes as until the last century there has never been a female vampire prince, now it is only prince for tradition. The Princes oversee the running of the vampire world, making new laws, rewriting old, outdated laws, and basically doing what leaders do. A Prince must have been a Marshal, General, or council member before being a Prince. Usually the eldest Prince is held as an unofficial head of the Princes. Princes are elected when 3 or more of the sitting Princes nominate a Marshal, General or Council member to become a prince, after that there is an election amongst the Marshals and Generals, 65% most have voted in favor of the nominee for that vampire to be a Prince.
The Marshals are the elite security guards of the Princes. They w