The whole bit is made all the funnier by knowing that all of the guards were just random extras who weren’t told what was going to happen, only that they weren’t allowed to laugh at any cost as they wouldn’t be paid if they did.
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"Who are you?" "I am Arthur, King of the Britains!" "King of the who?" "The Britains, and I am your king!" "Well I didn't vote for ya!" "You don't vote for kings!" "Well how did you become king, then?" Monty Python and the Quest for the Holy Grail