Youth is a time of energy, creativity, and exploration. With this comes the beginning of maturity and the desire to make a name and a place in the world. Our Kingdom has been enriched by your vitality and creativity. We are pleased with your efforts, and at this time it is Our Pleasure to bestow upon you, (Recipient's name), the Order of the Rising Swan. We charge you to continue your good works and know that all in Our Realm share Our Pride in your achievement. Done this (number) day of (month) Anno Societatis (society year), being (year) Gregorian.
-To be signed by Sovereign and Consort, with space for their seals.
[Source: A Handbook for Scribes of the Kingdom of Meridies (doc)]