The Cumaean Sibyl was the very same that provided Aeneas the means into the underworld and burned the bulk of her accumulated knowledge to spite the over-proud Tarquin II. She came into her powers by catching the eye of Apollo who offered her any wish she desired would that he could have her. She wished for as many years as she could hold grains of sand in her fist. However, she refused his advances and invoked the god’s ire, granted eternal life without eternal youth.

The Cumaean Sibyl

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Just an amateur musician with a microphone and a mixer trying to dilute the musical solution.

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