I was called before the king's tribunal like a layman and was deserted in the quarter where I had looked for support. My brethren, the bishops, sided with the court and were ready to pronounce judgment against me.

Thomas Becket

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Author Profession: Clergyman
Nationality: English
Born: December 21, 1119
Died: December 29, 1170

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