The king with under a spell, inducing him to a state not unlike dementia. The court did not speak openly on the king's decline. They smiled and nodded. Then a wizard and practising homosexual used a long stick to foist an evil wizard from the king's mind. He could only do it while wearing a white cloak. The grey one was not fit for purpose. The king then returns to an appearance of a strong king in his mid-40s.