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In the story of Tristan and Iseult, Tristan is the nephew of King Mark of Cornwall, sent to fetch Iseult back from Ireland to wed the king. However, he and Iseult accidentally consume a love potion while en route and fall helplessly in love. The pair then undergo numerous trials that test their secret affair, before the tragic end.
Tristan made his first recorded appearance in the 12th century in British mythology circulating in the north of France and the Kingdom of Brittany...
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