The Legend of Damon and Pythias. rebel. tyrant. honorable. traitor. appointed. The king of the country was a cruel tyrant. Throughout history, people have suffered under the harsh laws of tyrants . Tyrant-a harsh, unjust ruler (Page 96). Why don’t the people rebel ?.
Every country has harsh laws against anyone who is a traitor.
Still, would an honorable man like Pythias let such a good friend die for him?
To be an honorable person, one must always try to do the right thing.