CULTURE – ‘A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS’: THOMAS MORE FIGHTS HENRY VIII ON PRINCIPLE

CULTURE – ‘A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS’: THOMAS MORE FIGHTS HENRY VIII ON PRINCIPLE

Speaking truth to power has never been the secret to a long life, and sticking to your principles can really get you in trouble with the boss. And when your boss is Henry VIII, well you’d have trouble getting long-term life insurance even from Lloyd’s of London. Such is the dilemma of Sir Thomas More, the protagonist of Robert Bolt’s engrossing drama A Man for All Seasons and probably the most principled lawyer ever.

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