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Nyx, Greek Goddess of Night

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(According to Wikipedia): In Greek mythology, Nyx was the primordial goddess of the night. A shadowy figure, Nyx stood at or near the beginning of creation, and was the mother of personified gods such as Hypnos (sleep) and Thánatos (death). Her appearances in mythology are sparse, but reveal her as a figure of exceptional power and beauty.

Nyx glides across the land, bringing the night with her.

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This is really nice! I really like your Icon too btw
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KittySibHobbyist General Artist
Breathtakingly Beautiful!:D
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Hello


My name is Sergi. I am from Barcelona. I have a blog about myths and legends. I put your amazing work in my blog.

I hope you agree. I put your deviantart address.

Thanks

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wow amazing
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WARNING! Carry on reading! Or you will die, even if you only looked at the word warning! Once there was a little girl called Clarissa, she was ten-years-old and she lived in a mental hospital, because she killed her mom and her dad. She got so bad she went to kill all the staff in the hospital so the More-government decided that best idea was to get rid of her so they set up a special room to kill her, as humane as possible but it went wrong the machine they were using went wrong. And she sat there in agony for hours until she died. Now every week on the day of her death she returns to the person that reads this letter, on a Monday night at 12:00 a.m. She creeps into your room and kills you slowly, by cutting you and watching you bleed to death. Now send this to ten other pictures on this one site, and she will haunt someone else who doesn't. This isn't fake. apparently, if you copy and paste this to ten comments in the next ten minutes you will have the best day of your life tomorrow.You will either get kissed or asked out, if you break this chain u will see a little dead girl in y
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What's this 2006?
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tolvfenProfessional Interface Designer
"I can see beautiful stars flying around my head"
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RoyalRaven99Hobbyist General Artist
My beautiful mother
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PhantomThief7Hobbyist Digital Artist
she's beautiful,just like you Raven
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My kind of Goddess, not only beautiful, she protected us at night if you thought of her temple and image.
Lyrros's avatar
Very well.
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void-afHobbyist Traditional Artist
I am from Greece but l don't remember books writing about this goodness tho. :?
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TarmaHartleyHobbyist Writer
Beautifully done! This is AMAZING! AWESOME! :)

AWESOME AWESOME AWESOME AWESOME WORK! :)

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Klee13's avatar
Is it okay if I use this pic for a temporary book cover?
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MGOON13Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing
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AngelWolf22Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
this is wonderful art love it :)
MidnightHasArrived09's avatar
 whoa same drawing i drew 5 years ago!
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Very beautiful colors, Love her flowing mantle of darkness!
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Awesome Goddess Drawing!
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Absolutely gorgeous
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