By N.S. GillAugust 24, 2011
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Lots of stuff I didn’t know in your linked article. If I get a three-legged stool, will people pay attention to what I say? Maybe it’s worth a try.
I had read Medea so long ago that I had forgotten the answer. Great reminder!
I had no idea about this one, and couldn’t remember any of this from my high school history lessons. Interesting stuff!
That’s inspiring – I love to hear about the Oracles. Was reading up on Manto recently, daughter of Teresias, the priestess who became a priest.
I’ve found a little here and there, on encyclopedias and wikipedia. That she was a war prize, then an Oracle. There’s definitely more on Tiresias out there.
Wrong again only disappointed cuz thought I might have guessed for once:) Interesting story, but yes his reasoning does seem faulty and is difficult to follow.
Susan – I don’t think you fit all the requirements for the Pythia, but I think if you managed that gas and wore a wreath someone would respond.
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