The mysterious Count of Saint Germain is asked by the Queen to give "La Larme de Varsovie" back its sparkle. Legend has it that ill fortune will befall the kingdom if the Larme, a magnificent pearl belonging to the French Crown, loses its sparkle. But the jewel gets stolen.
Did You Know?
The first episode in the series to be an original story rather than an adaptation of one of Jean-François Parot
's novels, despite there being at the time of production five novels yet to be adapted. This was, according to Marc Eloy
, to be able to keep the same characters at around the same age as the novels take place many years apart. See more