Meg and Jo: The Twin Sileni Picture

Believe it or not, my extremely boring and scary English teacher has a great class. We have been studying mythology, and I was absolutely fascinated reading about the different creatures and lesser gods. Particularly the sileni, Which are half man and half horse. BUT they are not centaurs. Sileni walk on two feet, like a human. They always have ears and tails of horses, and sometimes the legs of horses. They aren't as brutish and animalistic as the centaurs. They aren't commonly found in Greek myths, but they do appear on vases.

Sorry for my little myth lesson there. But iT IS JUST SO COO L!
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