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Who was Cassandra?

  • 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.


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June 23, 2011


Reviewing the reviewer: you do a good job of making it sound like a book one ought to read! No doubt he will be pleased.

Yes, you made me want to readi it too, Beth.

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