The arrogant star of a medieval renaissance re-enactment show learns the true meaning of humility.
This Was The Killing Round
Michael’s squire handed him a fresh lance as he returned to his side of the field. This was the killing round. Vaughn was supposed to hit him on the left side of his shield and he was supposed to tumble off his horse. Supposed to, was the operative phrase. Michael grinned darkly behind his faceplate. Supposed to. We’ll just see about that, he thought. He scoffed inwardly. Did they really expect him to lose? Did they really expect him to just hand his title over to Vaughn?