Ceremony for swearing

Oath of Fealty -

Laurels, Pelicans & Royal Peers

 

 

**Call the groups up separately. **

 

Herald:  Their Royal Majesties now call all

[Members of the Order of the ___________] [Royal Peers]

of the Kingdom of the Outlands who wish to take the oath of fealty to come forward at this time.

 

The Swordbearer hands Lighting to His Majesty, who holds it so the peers support it.

 

Peers: (prompted by the herald)

This day do I render

homage and fealty

to my Sovereign Lord and Lady,

_________________________ and __________________

by Right of Arms,

King and Queen of the Outlands,

who will, from this day forward,

be my Liege Lord and Lady.

I will remain true in all ways,

serving them faithfully.

This do I swear,

by my honor and the high ideals

which I hold as a Peer of this Realm.

So say I, ________________________

 

King:  Accepts the fealty in his own words or with the following:

We accept your homage and fealty and pledge to you that from this day forward until the end of Our Reign you are Our Liegemen [and women] to whom We give our service faithfully.

 

Herald:  You have Their Majesties' leave to depart.