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“ In Greek mythology, Cassandra was the daughter of Priam and Hecuba, the king and queen of Troy. Cassandra was the most beautiful of Priam’s daughters, and the god Apollo fell in love with her.

He gave her a gift that would bring frustration and despair to her.

He gave her a gift that would bring frustration and despair to her. My favourite mythology is the story of Casssandra it's heartbreaking

Cassandra: Greek, "surpass"

Mythology Meme : Three Mortals Cassandra “Then, even then, Cassandra’s lips unsealed The doom to come: lips by a god’s command Never to be believed or heeded by the Trojans.

Cassandra: As a child she and her twin brother Helenus were given the gift of prophecy when two snakes came upon the babes one night and licked their ears clean. When morning came the snakes slithered into sacred laurels, a symbol of the god Apollo. As a young woman she rejected the affections of the god and he in turn cursed her: while she still had the gift of prophecy no one would believe her and she would be spurned and thought of as mad...

Cassandra: As a child she and her twin brother Helenus were given the gift of…

Modern day Greek myths (I don't agree with the textbook one. Yeah it's a scam, but doing that actually hurts genuine scholars trying to publish their research, not hurt an industry taking advantage of things. The same thing happens with music. It's a vicious cycle that nobody wins except the ones doing the exploiting)

Millennial mythological figures Greek gods mythology modern day - OMG yes I’m screaming

Cassandra - Greek Mythology Link

Greek Mythology Link - a collection of myths retold by Carlos Parada, author of Genealogical Guide to Greek Mythology.

Cassandra / priestess / prophetess / fiver

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Cassandra (Alexandra) - the fairest among the daughters of Priam and Hecabe; a princess of Troy cursed to see the future but never to be believed

Cassandra/Alexandra - the fairest among the daughters of Priam and Hecabe; a princess of Troy cursed to see the future but never to be believed

Artemis + Apollo: your mouth is champagne roses. you will eat lotuses. your lungs are perfumed and your bones will blossom into stars. your blood is wine and you are clothed in light; your skin threshed wheatlike until the gold of you shines. #myth

Artemis + Apollo: your mouth is champagne roses. your lungs are perfumed and your bones will blossom into stars. your blood is wine and you are clothed in light; your skin threshed wheat-like until the gold of you shines.

Greek mythological prophet, Cassandra was a woman cursed with the gift of foretelling the future. ~ MindProject  What happens to the prophet that no one believes.

Cassandra by Anthony Frederick Augustus Sandys. In Greek mythology, Cassandra was a beautiful woman cursed by Apollo for not returning his love.

Not really myths but I feel like the ancient greek stuff just falls into this category. *Absolutely not invalidating history, I promise

Not really myths but I feel like the ancient greek stuff just falls into this category. *Absolutely not invalidating history, I promise<<<<haaahaha except for Cassandra, just no.

cassandra: noble by birth & renowned for her near-divine beauty & ready wit, her oft-bruised femininity &d steady chaste virtue, coveted by lustful apollo, brought about her ruin; when portentous voices whisper to her through the wind & from beneath the ground & she translates them aloud for everyone to hear, she is ridiculed & spurned. her fall prefigures that of troy but no one listens as her distress tumbles from her eyes.

“ greek mythology - cassandra noble by birth and renowned for her near-divine beauty and ready wit, her oft-bruised femininity and steady chaste virtue, coveted by.

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