Medusa Picture

Medusa. One of the gorgons. Was once a very beautiful woman. So much so, that even the gods desired her. Poseidon could not resist her and chased her into Athena's temple and forced himself onto her. Medusa prayed to Athena for comfort, and Athena, being disgusted, turned her into a gorgon, with snakes for hair and the power of turning any man who looks upon her into stone.

Been drawing Greek mythological characters recently.
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