That brings to mind another question. I've seen various suggestions of Kindred doing crap like that to ghouls. I'm not sure how it would work between Kindred. It seems like that level of humiliation is beyond the pale -- either the Beast would snap, the victim (or the victim's allies) would set their minds to plotting revenge against the arrogant prince, or the victim would be ripped to shreds soon after by the other Kindred, either socially or physically, or probably both. A prince would need a whole lot of buy-in for society to condone that sort of cavalier humiliation, particularly if the...