Kit(s): *Steps forward*
Leader: "From this day forward, until he/she has earned her/his warrior name, this apprentice will be called _____paw. (Warrior in Clan), you are ready for an/another apprentice. You will begin _____paw's training. (sentence about how strong and loyal the mentor is.) I expect you to pass on everything I/(your mentor) taught you to this young apprentice."
Mentor: *Steps forward proudly and touches noses with apprentice.*
*excerted from Fire and Ice*
Leader: "I, _____star, leader of ______Clan, call upon my warrior ancestors to look down on this/these two/these three apprentice(s). They/he/she has/have trained hard to understand the ways of your noble code, and I commend them/him/her to you as warriors in their turn. ____paw (and ____paw), do you promise to uphold the warrior code and to protect and defend this Clan, even at the cost of your life?"
Apprentice(s): "I do."
Leader: "Then by the pwers of StarClan I give you your warrior name(s). ____paw, from this moment you will be known as (warrior name.). StarClan honors your _____ and your _____, and we welcome you as a full warrior of ThunderClan.
New Warrior(s): Licks leader's shoulder and sits by old mentor(s).
*excerted from Into The Wild*
The new warrior, or warriors sit vigil gaurding the camp for the rest of the night. In the morning they get some rest.
Leader: "( Elderly Warrior), is it your wish to give up the name of warrior and go to join the elders?"
Elderly Warrior: "It is."
Leader: "Your Clan honors you and all the service you have given us. I call upon StarClan to give you ,amy seasons of rest." *lays tail on warriors shoulder*.
Elderly Warrior: *Dips her/his head and makes a comment.*
Clan:*chants* (elder!) (elder!)
-Excerted from Starlight, pg.220 with Mousefur.
Leader: "A new deputy must be appointed. But first let us give thanks to StarClan for the life of (dead cat). Tonight he/she sits with his fellow warriors among the stars."
Clan: *looks solemn*
Leader: "And now I shall name the new deputy. I say these words before he body of (dead cat), so he/she may hear and approve of my choice. (Warrior), will be the new deputy of _______Clan."
Clan: *congradulates new deputy*
*excerted from Into the Wild*