Phaethon Picture

Phaethon, the son of Helios.

According to Greek mythology, Phaethon asked his father for a favor, and after his father had sworn to grant it, Phaethon asked to drive the chariot of the sun...he failed to control the horses and alternately flew too high and too low. Eventually, Zeus struck him down with a bolt of lightning to prevent further destruction to the Earth.

lousy composition like this is what happens when I draw during class / sketches gain a life of their own.
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