Ceremony for admitting someone to the Order of the
Walker of the Way
Herald: Now let ______________________ come before Their Royal Majesties.
Crown: Their Majesties offer personal words about the person's demonstration of the highest ideals and values of the SCA, before or after the scroll is read.
Herald: Reads the scroll or the text below:
________________ and __________________, King and Queen of the Outlands, to all who come by these present letters send Greetings.
Know that ______________________ is a gentle [man/woman] whose virtues and chivalry shine forth in this realm.
We are therefore minded to name [him/her] a Walker of the Way of the Outlands. We charge [him/her] to go, as [he/she] has gone before, and be as a palmer on the path before us to light our way. We further grant <TITLE> ________________ the right to bear the insignia of this most noble order, to with: Argent, a palmer robed, hooded and bearing a staff sable, that all may know of Our high esteem.
By Our hands this ____ day of ________, Anno Societatis ________, being _______ in the common era.
__________________, King _________________, Queen
Herald: For _________________________, Walker of the Way, HIP, HIP.... (3 cheers)
Recipient leaves the Royal Presence.