Sirens

   From Greek mythology, sea nymphs whose beautiful music and voices lured sailors to their death. The sailors try to reach the Sirens, but wind up crashed their ships on the rocks where the Sirens sing. They are a woman from the waist up, and fish from the waist down. Some reports give them the bodies of birds.

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