May, Thomas

May, Thomas,

1595–1650, English author, b. Sussex, grad. Cambridge, 1612. Besides writing several tragedies on classical subjects, he wrote two comedies, The Heir (1620) and The Old Couple (c.1620). He made translations of Lucan's Pharsalia (1626–27) and Vergil's Georgics (1628) and wrote two historical poems on the reigns of Henry II (1633) and Edward III (1635). An ardent Puritan, he was secretary to the Long Parliament and wrote an objective History of the Parliament of England (1650).
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At the time of his arrest in May, Thomas was on electronic home monitoring from a January felony case.
Speaking about the camp back in May, Thomas said: "At this age it's great to give back to the community and seeing the smiles on the kid's faces every day is a great feeling.
After rejecting a more lucrative offer from Boro to join the Blades on a three-year contract in May, Thomas made a dream first start for the South Yorkshiremen on Wednesday as he scored their second goal in a 3-2 Carabao Cup win over Walsall.
Earlier in May, Thomas Cook cancelled some of its holidays in Sharm El-Sheikh.
Additionally, in May, Thomas Cook UK will add an Airbus A330, equipped with 49 seats in Premium Economy and 265 in Economy Class.
In May, Thomas had been moved out of the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau, and the opposition alleged that the move was to protect Finance Minister K.
Around 800 Bangladeshis were among more than 1,800 migrants who landed in Indonesia's Aceh in May, Thomas Vargas, the representative to Indonesia for UN refugee agency UNHCR, told reporters at the same press briefing on Wednesday.
Brenden May, Thomas Murphy and Logan Nellis also scored for Sutton, while Tom Geiger scored for Maynard.
Peacefully in hospital on Sunday 5th May, Thomas Raymond, aged 83 years, dearly loved son of the late Cyril and MargareS S t, devoted brother of Ena, Mavis, Jimmy and the late Norman and dear uncle of all the family.
When preparations for the American Financial acquisition started in May, Thomas Richards, president of the individual and family plans business at Cigna, said the transaction would open up opportunities for both Cigna distributors and the independent agents who have been selling Great American supplemental products.
Announcing this novel and exciting arrangement in May, Thomas P.