Although the servant was trustworthy and loyal the king accused him of being a thief for the simple fact that he was a servant. this is fate because the servant did not choose that as his career but was placed there because of his class.
Even though the princess knew nothing about the servant personally she rejected him because he was her servant. this is fate because the social class that the servant was cast into has influenced the princess's opinion because she feels someone of so little worth is unworthy of someone of royalty
This scene could be seen as fate because the finding of the ring clears his name leaving him in good graces with the royal family. had he of not found the ring he would have been expelled from the kingdom and would have never gotten the opportunity to compete for the princesses love.