Sheriff and Priest
by Nicky Moxey
In 12th Century East Anglia, poor Saxons stay poor. It takes an exceptional one to win Henry II's friendship, and to become High Sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk. Falling foul of the King's relationship with a'Becket, he is excommunicated 3 times, twice by a'Becket, and once by the Pope. That, and his love for Ida, guarantees him hell, unless he does something spectacular in the way of penance...