Delphi, Greece

She had huffed her way into throttable consciousness in High School, and put up with her nickname of Ethel Lean as she majored in Advanced Chemistry. Now, however, she had the appropriate initials after her name and a hefty grant to study the truth beneath the Oracle of Delphi. She had arranged to spend the night in the adyton under the Temple of Apollo, and she would know what the Gods knew, and the origin of the TOL TALES, before she climbed back up into a new day.