The qualities an English King would be expected to have:
- A military leader and strategist.
- Leader of men by physical strength and word of mouth.
- A law giver.
- Religious head.
- Producer of sons, heirs to reign after him.
- A hunter.
- He would be expected to marry for political reasons, and take a mistress, (King Henry I took many mistresses and fathered twenty plus illegitimate off-spring) whilst others have not taken a mistress.