(King’s name) and (Queen’s name), King and Queen of the East, to all and singular nobles, heralds and other persons unto whom these Our letters shall come, Greeting. all should know that at the humble request of Our dear and faithful advisors, We have considered the skill of (recipient’s name), and thus we are led, by the high repute which attaches to his/her name on the field of rapier combat, to induct him/her into the Order of the Silver rapier. and that this decree may be valid forever We have ordered this document to be written and confirmed by the royal names, signed below. Done in (event location) in the (year) year of the society, (date).
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[Source: East Kingdom College of Scribes Handbook (pdf)]