Narcissus Picture

Narcissus was renowned for his beauty. In the stories he is exceptionally cruel, in that he disdains those who love him. As divine punishment he falls in love with a reflection in a pool, not realizing it was his own, and drowns there, not being able to leave the beauty of his own reflection. His soul was sent to "the darkest hell" and the narcissus flower grew where he died. It is said that Narcissus still keeps gazing on his image in the waters of the river even as a flower, which is why his flower always catch an image of itself in the river once agian.

i had to draw two of the flower myths for mythology and this and Hyacinthus were the ones i chose
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