Stephen calls himself "the servant of two masters," indicting "The imperial British state" in England and "the holy Roman catholic and apostolic church" in Italy. He is determined to free his thoughts from the mind-control of both institutions.

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British Royal Guard. Source: digitaljournal.com.

Swiss Guards at the Vatican. Source: future.wikia.com

Pope Adrian IV, aka Nicholas Breakspear. Source: www.nndb.com.

King Henry II, painted by an unknown artist, displayed in the National Portrait Gallery, London. Source: Wikimedia Commons.