Wednesday, March 12, 2014
The Last Oracle Again
Julian Apostate, sendingHat tip: Ian Jackson.
Late to Delphi — "Tell the king,
Phoebus has no more his chapel,
Mantic laurel, talking spring.
Level with the ground is lying
Work of craftsmen, columned stone;
And the ever-prattling waters,
Even they are sunk and gone."
Related post: The Last Oracle.