Zutara Week 5- Mythology Picture

Selene loved a mortal, the handsome hunter and shepherd named Endymion, from Asia Minor. He was so handsome that Selene asked Zeus to grant him eternal sleep so he would never leave her. Zeus recognized that the moon goddess had acted autonomously. Alternatively, Endymion made the decision to live forever in sleep. Every night, Selene slipped down behind Mount Latmus near Miletus to see her beloved every night.Selene had fifty daughters, the Menae, by Endymion.
Zutara week day 5!!! The theme for today was mythology! And I thought that the story of Selene and Endymion was interesting and romantic ( and less tragic than most...). Enjoy!
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