Let`s think about this: You want to go fight a dragon? Setting aside the fact that it has a large mouth full of nasty, sharp, pointy teeth, it outweighs you by about four tons, flies, and breathes fire. And you`re going to pick up a sharp, pointy stick and wrap yourself in metal skin like some kind of TV Dinner waiting to be cooked? Of course you aren`t! But, the king commands it. And all the other knights are watching. You have to do something!