[WP] Despite your condition, you have been promoted to the royal guard of the secret Princess of the kingdom. The secret about her is never going to get out though. She is 100% blind, and you suffer from damaged vocal cords. The story of the mute knight and the blind princess and their tribulations.
If you're 25 and single in 2018, nobody bats an eye. If you're 25 and single in 1818, people worry you'll die an old maid. If you're 25 and single in 1418, it's because your third husband just died of the plague.