Article: 261927 of talk.bizarre From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Brian J.Cash) Newsgroups: talk.bizarre Subject: Re: seeking Greek myth trivia Date: 6 Dec 1995 10:17:26 GMT Organization: Bell Northern Research Lines: 17 Message-ID: <email@example.com> References: <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org> Status: O X-Status: james a schmidt (email@example.com) wrote: : The two Sirens -- aren't Sirens. The sirens were beautiful women who sang so : beautifully that they lured men captivated by their song to forge to steer : the ship and crash on the rocks, the two monsters that must be navigated : between are Scyllia and Charybillus (check spelling, I'm not sure if it's : right). One grabbed sailors off he ship with hundreds of long tenacles, the : other created a whirling vortex which destroyed the ship. "What did the doctor say?" "It's not good. I have...scyllia." "Oh, God!" "At least it isn't fatal." "True...for a while we thought it could be charybillus." Brian /-|-\ -- Ningependa kujifunza KiBizarre kidogo. Kwa heri.