In the Iliad, she is described as the loveliest of the daughters of Priam (King of Troy), and gifted with prophecy. The god Apollo loved her, but she spurned him. As a punishment, he decreed that no one would ever believe her. So when she told her fellow Trojans that the Greeks were hiding inside the wooden horse...well, you know what happened.
I am showing you beautiful things because as yet it's difficult to write about the human ones. This is one of the world's "Maximum Cities," as I am learning with greater intensity each day we are here. An absolutely remarkable place; one wonders how it can possibly survive, but it does, and has.