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Thomas Edward Lawrence

Thomas Edward Lawrence AKA Thomas the Explorer AKA Lawrence is a character in Shadow Hearts: Covenant. He is a spy for the British government. He meets Yuri several times during Shadow Hearts: Covenant.
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In Shadow Hearts: Covenant

Thomas is a spy for the British government claiming to be an explorer. He saw Lenny Curtis kidnapping Roger Bacon (with whom Thomas is acquainted) from him home in Wales and recorded it on film. He is very knowledgable about Sapientes Gladio, but is searching to find their leader.

Thomas meets Yuri and the party in Nemeton Monastery, after watching them battle Lenny. He overhears that they need to find Roger who is being held in Florence by Sapientes Gladio. Thomas suggest that they seek Carla who may have information on the group, as she used to be a part of it.

Lawrence is on a a mission to try to locate Jovis who was last seen in Istanbul. Lawrence travels to Turkey and tracks him down to Goreme Valley. He is in contact with Roger Bacon regarding the matters and through Roger he’s introduced to the party and arranges they meet with Jovis.

Library Description

Mystery man who showed up suddenly in Wales. He says that he is fighting against the secret society, but has ulterior motives of some kind.

A British spy investigating the secret society, Sapientes Gladio. He later becomes known as Lawrence of Arabia when he fights alongside the Bedouins.


  • Thomas is based on TE Lawrence, who was also known as Lawrence of Arabia. He was an author and political diplomat.
  • In 1915 (when Shadow Hearts: Covenant was set), Thomas would be 27, however his official in-game age is 37.
  • In Japanese, Thomas is referred to as Lawrence or Edward Lawrence.