Bacchus, a.k.a. Dionysus, is not only the ancient god of wine, but also ritual madness - think a practitioner of Voodoo in the midst of being "ridden" by a Loa
. Is this Bacchus sharing a good joke, or about to read the future in the liver of one of his own priests? I suppose you never can tell with some deities.
- Eric N. Squires