IMPERIVM NEPTVNI REGIS
To all Sailors, wherever ye may be, and all mermaids, sea serpents, and all living creatures of bottomless depths.
Greetings and know ye all
Former polliwog did pass over the equator and has been examined and deemed worthy by King Neptune. Having been qualified to be numbered as one of our honored Shell backs and has been duly initiated into the
Solemn Mysteries of the Ancient order of the Deep
On this day
On board the mighty