Chimera Picture

Okay, I love Greek mythology, but some of their creatures were just... strange. And the Chimera is one of them. A completely random mix of animals, this beast has the head of a lion AND the head of a goat, a goat's body, and a tail which is a serpent. Oh... and it breathes fire. Yep. Despite (or because of?) its craziness, I like the Chimera. XD

It terrorized the people of Lycia by carrying off women, children and livestock at night, until the hero Bellerophon rode into battle with it on Pegasus and stabbed it through the heart with his spear. Aww. Poor... thing.

Anyway, I thought it should be golden, like a lion, even though it has a goat's body.

Once again, this is for my school project...
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