A Man For All Seasons: As I Wish I Were, But Doubt

Canto III: Of Dreamers
February 25, 2007
My Conversation with Jesus, the Christ
February 26, 2007

Tell me what men have done to inspire movies. Did they really say those things, those well-crafted outrages stirring countries altogether? Or was the human wish that we should be so powerful, one by one, the inspiration for a story?

I saw him, head severed by the axe, words held fast and faith retained. But was he such a pious man, our Thomas More? I would like to believe, but have it in me to doubt.

And I think it so because, if he were not great, then I am not capable of greatness. And if not capable, God cannot pressure me to reach it.

So I think, when we see great men and great women.

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