It is a series of metrical homilies on the Ten Commandments, the Seven Deadly Sins and the Seven Sacraments, illustrated by a number of amusing stories from various sources.
Hecat the Witch Queen battles with Love Goddess Venus in a Victorian courtroom to expose the Seven Deadly Sins in Shakespeare.
The Seven Deadly Sins was a savage indictment of the society around him.
The very first winner, Bruce Morton, landed a series on the seven deadly sins.
The other main characters are the seven ruling heroes, all of whom have been corrupted by one of the seven deadly sins.