To all and singular unto whom these presents shall come, ____________ and ____________, undoubted King and Queen of the sovereign Lands of An Tir, bid you greetings. In acknowledgement of his/her untiring and selfless devotion to the welfare of Our Kingdom, and after consultation with the members of the Order, We hereby elevate Our subject _____________________________ as a Companion of the ancient and most noble Order of the Pelican. We affirm by these Letters Patent his/her exclusive right to bear the Arms [BLAZON] and charge Our new Master/Mistress with all the rights and responsibilities of this rank. This have we done on this __________ day of (month)_______________, A.S._____ being also of the _______th year of the Common Era. In witness whereof We here set Our hand and seal.
By seal and signature, Black Lion Herald testifies that the armories depicted and blazoned herein belong unto the said _________________________ to use, bear, and show forth at all times.
[Source: An Tir College of Scribes site]