Daphne is a nymph in Greek mythology.  Her beauty attracted the attention of the god Appollo, who pursued the poor nymph relentlessly.  Rather than submit to his unwanted attention, Daphne pleaded with her father for help.  He turned his daughter into a laurel tree, thus losing her, but saving her purity.

Daphne is a nymph in Greek mythology. Her beauty attracted the attention of the god Appollo, who pursued the poor nymph relentlessly. Rather than submit to his unwanted attention, Daphne pleaded with her father for help. He turned his daughter into a laurel tree, thus losing her, but saving her purity.

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Medusa headpiece. Whoever had this idea was genius. Worked perfectly. Wire, fake snakes, spray paint and headbands. Looks fantastic!

Medusa headpiece. Whoever had this idea was genius. Worked perfectly. Wire, fake snakes, spray paint and headbands. Looks fantastic!

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Sigyn is the Norse Goddess of fidelity. She is the second wife of Loki. During his imprisonment she stayed with him and eased his suffering. Sigyn is known for her loyalty and compassion.

Sigyn is the Norse Goddess of fidelity. She is the second wife of Loki. During his imprisonment she stayed with him and eased his suffering. Sigyn is known for her loyalty and compassion.

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Poseidon (/pɵˈsaɪdən/; Greek: Ποσειδῶν, pronounced [pose͜edɔ́͜ɔn]) is one of the twelve Olympian deities of the pantheon in Greek mythology. His main domain is the ocean, and he is called the "God of the Sea". Additionally, he is referred to as "Earth-Shaker"[1] due to his role in causing earthquakes, and has been called the "tamer of horses".[2] He is usually depicted as an older male with curly hair and beard.

Poseidon (/pɵˈsaɪdən/; Greek: Ποσειδῶν, pronounced [pose͜edɔ́͜ɔn]) is one of the twelve Olympian deities of the pantheon in Greek mythology. His main domain is the ocean, and he is called the "God of the Sea". Additionally, he is referred to as "Earth-Shaker"[1] due to his role in causing earthquakes, and has been called the "tamer of horses".[2] He is usually depicted as an older male with curly hair and beard.

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Lucy Lawless as a Valkyrie from Xena Warrior Princess. - FYI, as a student of Mythology, I HATED this show, but some of the costumes were pretty cool. Not to mention the loads of eye candy. Which still was not enough to get me to sit through a whole episode...

Lucy Lawless as a Valkyrie from Xena Warrior Princess. - FYI, as a student of Mythology, I HATED this show, but some of the costumes were pretty cool. Not to mention the loads of eye candy. Which still was not enough to get me to sit through a whole episode...

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Scottish Myths and Legends -Infographic (Fairies, Loch Ness Monster and more)
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