Look up freelance: It comes from a knight selling his mercenary services to any nobleman willing to pay for thug service. Knights were not chivalrous good guys; they were actually thugs with the weaponry to intimidate and coerce unarmed peasants into serving The Evil Lord.
The chivalrous legend came later as the Church sought to contain their thuggery for their own use against government. Church had the money like BIGov. Because Monks and scribes were the few who could write, they disseminated the “chivalry” propaganda.
Gunslingers did the same in the Wild West. Today, off-duty cops outside of uniformed authority arrest citizens in record numbers.
Virginia is home to DC – the richest, most evil place on the planet next to Riyadh – and a portal to Hell. The court scribes and court of Royalty need protection from….…. the coloreds they set upon White America to dominate and coerce it. As coloreds and MINOs encroach on fresh housing because they destroyed all of theirs in successive waves, Elite Rulers will need small Motte & Bailey until they retire, to dispense law and fuck things up. They can’t-won’t move 50 miles away from the nearest colored and commute to their 900 sq.ft. mahogany-paneled office with solid walnut desk to write laws glorifying “Diversity”