Publisher's summary[edit | edit source]
She needs help, and it comes in the shape of a talkative bloke called Socrates.
Together they must find Jason, survive the fate awaiting Athens and ensure that the future is saved. But divine powers are at work in Ancient Greece. Powers the archaeological record neglected to mention...
The Oracle will see you now.
Plot[edit | edit source]
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Cast[edit | edit source]
- Bernice Summerfield - Lisa Bowerman
- Jason Kane - Stephen Fewell
- Socrates - Paul Shelley
- Megaira - Brigid Zengeni
- Plato - Scott Handcock
- Athenian Women - Sharon Gosling, Amanda Lindsay
References[edit | edit source]
- Bernice and Jason use their time rings to travel back in time.
- Socrates survives the plague that befalls Athens.
- Only men are allowed in the Assembly.
- After Megaira takes Jason, Benny spends a week looking for him before finding Socrates.
- Megaira is the Oracle of Delphi. She became a time sensitive when she found the Stone of Barter in the desert. She saw the future, including Benny and the tall man who holds time in his hands.
- Benny's Greek is a little off, mistakenly saying "Porcupines" for "Gentlemen" and writing "Sex, Benny" instead of "Love, Benny."
Notes[edit | edit source]
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Continuity[edit | edit source]
- Bernice and Jason were given the time rings by the Seventh Doctor. (PROSE: Happy Endings) They last used them to escape the Grel. (AUDIO: The Grel Escape)
- The war between Athens and Sparta ended in 421 BC. (AUDIO: Mask of Tragedy) However, they were at war again by 410 BC. (COMIC: The Chains of Olympus)
- Bernice and Jason are on a mission from Bev, and Megaira mentions Bernice leaving her son in the care of a dog . (AUDIO: Summer of Love)