Genre: Myths and Legends Retold Short Story (Arthurian).
Word Count: 6963
During his journey, Sir Gawain is unable to join a tourney due to more pressing matters. Falsely accused, he's defended by a young girl sorely in need of help. As a knight he's sworn to protect the defenceless, but doing so could jeopardise his own affairs.
This story was written by an Australian author using Australian spelling.