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And Calchas made all this 11th Century trouble by reading the will of Apollo through birds. Now fast forward -- way forward -- to 249 BCE. Rome is busy fighting their trade rivals the Carthginians.
So this was the first oracle to be uttered at Delphi in over 1600 years. In 389, the last Pythia said, "The fountains are now silent. The voice is stilled. It is finished. Well, I guess she was [right/wrong]. See you next time, here on WHEN IN ROME!
"...et supra caput adstitit: 'Hunc ego Diti / sacrum iussa fero, teque isto corpore solvo'
(Vergil, Aen. IV.702-3)