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Knighthood: What It Took To Get The Knight Armor, Weapons, and Title

Nothing is more defining of the Middle Ages than a knight.  These men in their medieval knight armor, with their noble steeds, inspired many. However, they had to pay their dues to reach this status.  Indeed, knights are to be … Continue reading

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Pauldrons on My Shoulders Make Me Happy

As a knight, if you want to brush your shoulder off like a boss, you’d have to do so through a layer of metal. The pieces of armor covering a knight’s shoulders were called “pauldrons.” Now stop. Before I say … Continue reading

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