Know ye all who come by these letters present do We, Massimiliano and Yazida, Baron and Baroness Caer Galen send Greetings.
It is just and fitting that those gentles who have distinguished themselves in martial endeavour, in the furtherance of their art as well as the example of their virtue, honour, and prowess, should be recognized according to their merit.
We therefore admit ____ to the Order of the Bards Militant for (his/her) great achievement in (archery/armored combat/rapier/horsemanship).
Done by Our Hands this ___ day of ___, A.S. ___, being ___ in the Common Era.
_____, Baron _____, Baroness
[Source: Kingdom of the Outlands Scribe’s Handbook (pdf)]