One day a young princess escaped the boredom of her tower and after a long walk in the countryside she reached the nearby river where she decided to dive into its cool waters to wash away the heat and dust over her weary but pristine and beautiful body. Such was her mortal beauty that she caught the attention of the river spirit which so bluntly and in such a haste that do not even fit the nature of immortals emerged in front of her! When she returned to the palace all wondered who gave her the earrings that she wore, was it a secret spouse?
A nearby province noble? She never told… she never gave away that the water spirit was so mesmerized by her vision that it gave its eyes to her so that it will always watch her for as long as the fragment of her life last… over the vast dullness of its eternal self…
Mini-stories by Savvas Devourer Tyridis
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