He once swore that he would abide by the chivalric code, to be loyal to his king, and to protect his loved ones with his two spears.
Never would the thought of turning his oath into lies cross his mind.
Though, when he finally realised the road he took was filled with sins, all his friends had left him, the ones who remained were close to his heart.
He loved his wife deeply. When his children were born, his heart trembled with joy watching them grow.
Sometimes, he would reflect on his past, and would find something lost: a knight’s pledge, having been twisted and trampled on, glistening sadly amidst dirt and sin.