Description: A young Equestrian Guard recruit is ordered to attend - of all things - the retirement party of a complete stranger. However, things at the party turn out to be not quite what he expected. As the night progresses, he learns some valuable lessons about himself and just what the duties of being a Guardspony in Her Eternal Princesses' Royal Guards entails.
An Old Guardspony's Last Duty
Additional Tags: Self-discovery, Duty, Retirement, Bittersweet, Teaching