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Stories to both Entertain and Promote Chivalry

Sir Gawain and the Loathly Lady - a good story about how one of King Arthur's Knights finds true love by discovering the answer to the question "what does every woman want?"

Dubbing of the Groom

At Medieval Feasts before a wedding or afterwards the knight would often encourage the husband in his chivalrous duties by a special dubbing and this ceremony involves a man asking his woman for a lock of her hair which he from that moment on keeps close to his heart in a special locket of chivarly.