Daphne Picture

Drawn during my Mythology in Arts and Literature class a few semesters ago, I was inspired by the story of Apollo and Daphne.
Basically, he's really into her, but she isn't into him, so she flees. Her father, the river god, changes her into a laurel tree so she can escape Apollo. Aaaaand that's why laurel is sacred to Apollo.
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