Similar Creatures: Siren, Ondine/undines, Merfolk, Sea Maidens, Nereids
A mermaid found a swimming lad,
Picked him for her own,
Pressed her body to his body,
Laughed; and plunging down
Forgot in cruel happiness
That even lovers drown.
- William Butler Yeats
Another prodigy called mermaid has also been seen there. This appears to have the form of a woman from the waist upward, for it has large nipples on its breast like a woman, long hands and heavy hair, and its neck and head are formed in every respect like those of a human being. The monster is said to have large hands and its fingers are not parted but bound together by a web like that which joins the toes of water fowls. Below the waist line it has the shape of a fish with scales and tail and fins.
This morning one of our company looking over board saw a mermaid . . . from navel upward, her back and breasts were like a woman's (as they say that saw her) her body as big as one of us; her skin very white; and long hair hanging down behind, of color black; in her going down they saw her tail, which was like the tail of a porpoise and speckled like a mackerel.
-From Henry Hudson
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:thumb100347436: :thumb78690797: Betta Mermaid by B0RN2BWILD Deadly Beauty by Hbruton Diver and Mermaid by kimdemulder The Little Mermaid by Bloodhaunt :thumb133747729: Mermaid by ElenaTria Deep Water Mermaid by Deramis The electric mermaid by whiteshaixmermaid cigar box by pigtailgoddess :thumb57097416: A Real Mermaid by Laiyla mermaid by yuana Mermaid's Kiss by khorah Moonlit Mermaid by Katerina-Art Mermaid by IfigNouveau Mermaid by janey-jane The Russian mermaid by MonkeyDKiba May theme: FISH MONSTERS 1 by missmonster Raven Waves by eshkenazi :thumb75581269: Sea Rose by ElvenstarArt :thumb117479426: Sunset Mermaid by kimdemulder Sanctuary by Kuoma Davy Jones's locker by E-f-e-u MeRmAiD's SeCrEt ChAmBeR by Anzel-X Queen of the Deep by Wenchworks Mermaid Dreams by JimWarren Acrylic Mermaid Painting by Carliihde mermaid by cathydelanssay blue mermaid by junfran13 Mermaid's Daydream by spiderlady Deep Sea Medusa by MisticUnicorn Four of Cups by puimun :thumb10502189: Demi Sea Princess by Chael Mermaid by UrsulaAppleBaby Mermaid by sheldonsartacademy :thumb116234135:Little Mermaid Portrait by kamarzaThe little mermaid by TannenzapfenBeached Mermaid Fin by dashinvaine Mermaid by ColletteJEllis Mermaid is taking a nap by efira-japan Mermaid by Ana-Twins Aztec mermaid by renata-studio Mermaid by gxiong Olivine Mermaid by Imperess Fleeting memories by TrollGirl Different Worlds by SteveDelamare Card47 - Wash Away Your Burden by ravynnephelan Low Tide by Cynnalia Quiet Time by thedreamflier Draper's Bay by VampireHungerStrike seadragons by AvantFae Golden Mermaid by BarbaraBrownArt Winged Mermaid by rainesz Choose Your Poison by AngelaSasser Sereia by ricardoafranco Siren Song by candcfantasyart Siren by bumble-boo Sea Holly Mermaid by Sarakatt Confessions by Raipun Stonybrook Banneret by RalphHorsley Fins by AmandaTurnage :thumb32717102: Fishy Bishi by Zackichan The aquarium by LadySybile Moondance by merwing Indigo by carolinebradley :thumb148936817: Page of Cups by puimun Hymn to Undine by redheaded-step-child Oarfish Mermaid by Jadiekins Pescadita by driany Call of the Sea by kirstinmills Siren by Anoki-Doll Sedna by yara001
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