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In Robert Bolts play A Man for a Seasons corruption and evil lurk everywhere in sixteenth century England The King is pressuring Thomas More to accept the Kings divorce from Catherine of Aragon Thomas More faces a battle with his friends family and the King to accept the divorce Thomas Mores strict beliefs and self respect do not allow him to commit himself to his family and the Kings pleas Thomas More reminds us all what a true hero is He has intelligence bravery and faith that make him stand out from the common crowd of England Thomas Mores wide range of intelligence saves his life many times Using his brain he talks himself out of trouble multiple times More was a highly respected lawyer and he educated his own daughter Since More has such a respected reputation in society the King is desperately seeking his approval In the year 1508 Thomas was elected to parliamentAfter being accused of treason More does not let that get to him his courage and bravery truly shine through during these perilous times As the Duke of Norfolk Thomas good friend is trying to convince him to agree with the king Thomas explains why he has to stand up for what he believes in by saying And when we stand before God and you are sent to paradise for doing according to your conscience and I am damned for not doing according to mine will you come with me for fellowshipp132 He is trying to get the point across that he must be brave and stand up for his beliefs While More is his own man with his own views it causes controversy for some people While the Spanish ambassador Chapuys is struggling to force Thomas hand on the matter for Spain he claims Goodness can be difficultAct two p106 Even though the king opposes that Mores against him he admires Thomas by calling
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