Originally offered in Delphi to celebrate the Greek victory against the Persians, and moved to Constantinople by Constantine.
My basic takeaway from this is that not every not-man is not not just.
POMETHEUS BOUND, AN ANCIENT PLAY ONE OF THE OLDEST WE HAVE, ABOUT A SIMPLE MAN WHO WAS HORRIFICALLY PUNISHED BY THE POWERS THAT BE FOR THE TERRIBLE CRIME OF TRYING TO BRING LIGHT TO THE COMMON PEOPLE. IN THE WORDS OF AESCHYLUS "NO GOOD DEED GOES UNPUNNISHED" I CANNOT TELL YOU HOW MUCH CONSOLATION I FIND IN THESE SLIM PAGES.
Good thing I read this or else I might have learned to play the flute like some kind of sick degenerate.