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Malinalxochitl is the Aztec Goddess of Snakes, Scorpions and Insects of the Desert. She is also a formidable sorceress.

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In a late version of the Medusa myth, related by the Roman poet Ovid (Metamorphoses 4.770) Medusa was originally a ravishingly beautiful maiden, "the jealous aspiration of many suitors," but because Poseidon had raped her in Athena's temple, the enraged Athena transformed Medusa's beautiful hair to serpents and made her face so terrible to behold that the mere sight of it would turn onlookers to stone.

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DIY ALEXANDER WANG INSPIRED GLADIATOR SANDALS Source: http://apairandasparediy.com/2013/05/diy-alexander-wang-inspired-gladiator-sandals.html

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Women of mist and vapour: inspiration for the chthonic goddesses known as the Graces

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