I must speak, that I may find relief; I must open my lips and answer. I will not show partiality to any man or use flattery toward any person. For I do not know how to flatter, else my Maker would soon take me away.
Here’s a video from Soul Reaver 2. Not the best game in the Legacy of Kain series, but it probably has some of the best story elements of all of them. This video serves as an excellent example: