Persephone Picture

Persephone, daughter of Zues and Demeter. She was frolicing in a field of flowers, when Hades snatched her up and made her Queen of the Underworld. After a whole lot of hoopla, Persephone was to be sent back to live with her mother, but because she accepted a pomegranate from her husband, whom she'd grown to love, and ate seven seeds of it, she still had to live in the underworld part of the year.

The pomegranite is heart shaped, if you couldn't see. I like the idea of an unlikely love.

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