The Worth of Her HeartThe Worth of Her Heart by Thejboy88
Shining Armour, former Captain of the royal guard of Canterlot, and Prince of the Crystal Empire, had many things in his life that just got under his skin. But above all else, nothing bothered him like seeing someone he cared about look unhappy. And so it was that here, as he walked out on the great balcony of the Crystal Palace, overlooking the Empire, that his gaze fell upon his beloved wife, Princess Cadence. Having known her for so long, he could always tell when something was bothering her, and today was most certainly such a time.
Though, to be fair, anypony with eyes could have taken one look at her face and known that she was less than enthusiastic about something. So, taking a deep breath, Shining took a few steps forward, and it was not long before the sound of his approaching hoof-steps caught Cadence's attention, causing her to turn and face him. When her eyes met with those of her husband, she put on a smile for him, but Shining knew her well enough to know that this was n