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(The Trials of Brother Jero & The Strong Breed.pdf) THE TRIALS OF BROTHER JERO As Michael Smith describes Brother Jero is a self styled prophet an evangelical con man who ministers to the gullible and struts with self importance over their dependence on him The play follows him through a typical day He acts as kind of tourist guide displaying himself to the audience explaining demonstrating how he manages to live by his wits He is pursued and cursed by his aged mentor whose territory he has taken over He is besieged by a woman creditor who turns out to be the tyrannical wife of his chief disciple He converts a pompous painfully timid Member of Parliament with prophecies of a ministerial post And all day he tries to resist the endless temptation of beautiful women the play is delightfully picturesque and entertaining men women THE STRONG BREED As outlined by Michael Smith The play refers to a folk tradition by which one person becomes the carrier of community evil and symbolically purifies the village in an annual ritual The hero is Eman a stranger who has come to this particular village to act as teacher and share his education Those who have much to give he says must do so in total loneliness On the night of the purification ceremony he learns that Ifada a helpless idiot boy whom he has befriended has been selected as carrier and victim and he is driven by compassion to take Ifada s part in the ritual The crisis brings back memories We learn that Eman s father was a carrier and that Eman has fled the family tradition of symbolic sacrifice We also learn of Omae the young Eman s betrothed whom he left for many years to pursue his personal destiny and who died soon after his return Now Eman accepts his past and discovers I am very much my father s son one of the strong breed who must take these responsibilities upon themselves and at the end of the play is caught in a trap at the sacred trees and killed men womenDownload and Read Online books ePub/PDF/Audible/Kindle, its easy way to streaming The Trials of Brother Jero & The Strong Breed books for multiple devices.