ToM - In the Hands of the Gods Picture

Antyanax: Aunt Cassandra, why do you always seem so sad?

Cassandra: Because I see this world precisely as it is. That is enough to make anyone sad.

Antyanax: Everyone sees the world as it is; but you alone see the world as it will be. Surely you should be happy to be so special.

Cassandra: Antyanax, you speak of the curse that rends my soul.

Antyanax: A curse? But you can foretell the future.

Cassandra: And I can do nothing to alter it. I am tormented by my knowledge of future events, without the slightest ability to alter their course. Worse still, no one believes me, and I am perpetually branded a madwoman or a liar.

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Well, since I really liked the idea of the latest