Mermaids Real or Not

waterhouse_a_mermaidThere has been a legend that a type of sea creature called mermaids and mermen for centuries. Most call them merfolks. They are described as half human and half fish or sea serpent. This is a tale that is well known all around the world. The myths of these types of creatures date back to ancient times of the world and has been  related to the Syrian goddess Atargatis.

To some these are beautiful creatures with good qualities  to them and never want to hurt any living soul but to many these types of creatures are not very nice for they would try to take ships and sailors to the dept of the dark waters with them. They have a song that is so sweet and no man can resit it that will lure ships to them they have been related to being much like the sirens with their songs. They were said  to sing a lullaby tune and put the crew of the ship in too a deep sleep and then the mermaid would …