If I could do anything
anything at all.
I wish I could be a blacksmith
to make armour for the knights
so that Crusaders would know me
so that kings would value my service
so that the blades I made, would be antique
found in museums, jewel inlaid peices of history.
Since the days of knights and their codes are gone
since the world has since moved on to technology and tv
to be what I want to be, I make my own reality. With words
I can craft you a sword made of steel, crusted in rubies and emeralds
the blade so fine that it could have been mined by elves, part of a fantasy.
I would bring back the knowledge of midieval life, from the beginning
To preserve a history is to preserve the things that inspire us all
to make progress where others began, and add to the legacy
and so the one job, most important to me. I must say
is teaching and writing historically
for history is the basis