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The Weeping Gorgon

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Inspired by the myth of the Gorgon Medusa. She had beautiful long hair, but Athena, jealous, turned her hair into snakes, to punish her for seducing Poseidon in her temple. The poor lost her beautiful hair, and anyone who looks in her eyes is turned to stone. It is now a monstrous creature. She is weeping...
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cynicalmindyStudent General Artist
sweet. this gives me an idea, thanks. 
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OMG that's just AMAZING!!!!! :jawdrop:
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Thank you very much! And thank you for all the :+fav: :love:
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You're most welcome! :wave:
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Definitely a unique take on that legend!
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thank you so much!! :D
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BettyBlackheartBonesStudent Digital Artist
stunning xx
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thank youuuu ;)
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KanchanMahon Traditional Artist
Oooooh gorgeous! So incredibly well done!
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Thank youuuuu :love:
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SinisterurgeProfessional Digital Artist
wow, superfav.
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thank you for the fav!! :)
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it's beautiful, great colors
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thank you so much! I love your avatar!
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thank you too :)
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ScottMan2thHobbyist General Artist
her beauty rests not with the sight of her flesh....
for upon that gaze one turns to stone...her tears
are for embraces lost, through jealousy and spiteful curse...that made way for her tragic loss...
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Wow really good! it'm a poem? you wote that?? o_O that's so beautiful...it's marvelous!!
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yes, i wrote this just after seeing the image you posted...(as i was looking at it in fact...the words sometime come to me very quickly)i try to do this for as many people as i can as a thank you for sharing their creativity with me and giving me something to write about.
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well..thank you for this wonderful text :)
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you are welcome
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realy intricate work my friend. i like it a lot.
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thank you a lot!
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Spectacular work!!!
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thank youuu!!!
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