The Return of Hel Picture

In Norse mythology, Hel is Goddess of death and the underworld. When she was born the gods took her away from her mother and imprisoned her in Niflheim, the underground world, Foggy, dark, and Cold place divided into nine levels, where the dead stayed. She rules the Helheim, the world of the dead. The very mention of her name indu�ced thoughts of disaster and suffering. Her bed was Worry, the dish she ate from - Hunger, her knife - Starvation, and she had Postponement and Slowness as her permanent escort.

** This was the first of my images that got chosen as >Image of the Week< at RuntimeDNA.
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