Even if they were outnumbered three to one the Knights Templar were forbidden from retreating from a fight.
As long as the Templar flag still hung in battle, the Templar obeyed an order to fight to the end.
This relentless energy is what lead them to defeat Saladin in Jerusalem. While the Knights worked in unison as brothers, Saladin’s army was built on individuals looking for their own glory and war stories.
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