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la llorona- most saddest legend ever:(

Mokosh - Water and Earth Goddess of the Ukraine. She is worshipped in the Slavic countries as the Goddess of Rain and Fertile soil.

The Norns (Old Norse: norn, plural: nornir) in Norse mythology are female beings who rule the destiny of gods and men, a kind of dísir comparable to the Fates in Greek mythology. The 3 most important Norns, Urðr (Wyrd), Verðandi and Skuld come out from a hall standing at the Well of Urðr (well of fate) and draw water from the well. These Norns are described as 3 powerful maidens whose arrival ended the golden age of the gods.

the famous sculptures around the austrian parliament dedicated to the greek goddess pallas athena

Gaston Bussière "Isolde" 1911

The trojan horse is not a creature of such however it was used in war to distract the enemy. Even now phrases such as trojan horse and wolf in sheep's clothing are used to describe misleading people.

George Frederic Watts - Endymion Endymion was a mortal shepherd or astrologer, loved by Selene, the Titan goddess of the moon. She believed him to be so beautiful that she asked Endymion's father, Zeus, to grant him eternal youth so that he would never leave her. Zeus granted her wish and put him into an eternal sleep. Every night, Selene visited him where he slept. Selene and Endymion had fifty daughters called the Menae.

NEREID Greek mythology: sea nymphs (distinct from the mermaid-like sirens); the fifty daughters of Nereus and Doris, sisters to Nerites. They often accompany Poseidon and can occasionally be friendly and helpful to sailors fighting perilous storms.

La Nuit (1883) by William-Adolphe Bouguereau --In Greek mythology, Nyx (Nox in Roman translation) is the deity 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. She is found in the shadows of the world and only ever seen in glimpses.

Daedalus fashioned two pairs of wings out of wax and feathers for himself and his son. Daedalus tried his wings first, but before taking off from the island, warned his son not to fly too close to the sun, nor too close to the sea, but to follow his path of flight. But in Icarus' excitement he flew too close to the sun, which melted the wax. Icarus kept flapping his wings but soon realized that he had no feathers left and that he was only flapping his bare arms, and so Icarus fell into the sea.

shadesandshadows:  Centauress, 1887, oil on canvas by John La Farge. La Farge was born in New York in 1835 to wealthy French parents and this study is presented in the Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA. La Farge, who died in 1910, also was a pioneer in the study of Japanese art.

In Greek mythology, the Nereids are sea nymphs, the fifty daughters of Nereus and Doris, sisters to Nerites. They often accompany Poseidon and can be friendly and helpful to sailors fighting perilous storms. They are particularly associated with the Aegean Sea, where they dwelt with their father in the depths within a silvery cave. The most notable of them are Thetis, wife of Peleus and mother of Achilles; Amphitrite, wife of Poseidon; and Galatea, love of the Cyclop Polyphemus.

Apollo, late 16th copy of Roman statue the gods are immortal, but men alone are both immortal and mortal. Therefore, man has become akin to the gods, and they know the affairs of each other with certainty. The gods know the things of men, and men know the things of the gods