WHO WERE THE GORGONS?
The Gorgons were three daughters of the sea god Phorcys. They were Stheno, Euryale and the ceiling ostentatious Medusa.
Stheno and Euryale were hideous bent creatures. They had immense brass claws, malevolent tongues and saliva and immense wings and dragon akin bodies.
Medusa was born generous. She was a priestess in the temple of Athene. She brought the ferocity of the goddess down on her when she had an point with Poseidon in Athene's temple. Athene was so humiliated and exasperated by the ruin of her temple that she punished Medusa.
Medusa was changed from a incalculable beauty to everything shocking. Her form became twine akin and plastic-coated in scales. She grew want fangs and her hair became serpents. These serpents were near as poisonous has her facade.
No man might facade upon the gorgon for to do so would bring about their end. They would be still turned inwards a stone statue.
She was categorically killed by Perseus. He to be found the gorgon's island and period they slept he, with the aid of the gods found Medusa. She was the purely one of the sisters that was fatal. While she slept Perseus cut off her officer and put it in a enliven.
The venture of the other two sisters is veil.
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