28 HOW THE ROUND TABLE BEGAN
require me to make you a Knight.' Then Tor jumped off his mare and pulled out his sword, and knelt before the King, praying that he might be made a Knight and a Knight of the Round Table.
' As for a Knight, that I will make you,' said Arthur, smiting him in the neck with the sword, ' and if you are worthy of it you shall be Knight of the Round Table.' And the next day he made Gawaine Knight also.