Have an inclination that a genuine despot!
Attempt to strike a harmony between force hungry governments, degenerate prosecutors, commanders, and chiefs of naval operations, merciless mafiosi, a diligent restriction, and your forever disappointed subjects.
Cling to control for whatever length of time that you can and manufacture a statue of yourself out of unadulterated gold!
— Make 2,000 pivotal choices
— Build a statue of yourself!
— Avert an upset!