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Demos Oneiroi by rustymermaid Demos Oneiroi by rustymermaid
Demos Oneiroi

Demos Oneiroi simply means “the land of dreams” taken from Greek mythology. The Oneiroi were black winged demons, their father was the god of sleep, Hypnos. Each night, the Oneiroi would fly from their home, passing through one of two gates to deliver dreams to the sleeping people. Which gate they passed through would determine how meaningful, or true, the dream they would receive was.

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FabioKeiner Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
sorry for correcting you :)), but 'demos' rather means 'people' or 'tribe/clan' (hence 'demo-cracy'... as antique athens anmd other polei were organized in quarters/clans called 'demos' :))
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so it would be more adaquate to speak of 'dream people' ... oneiroi simply means 'dreams' :))
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chriseastmids Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
this is beautiful
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rustymermaid Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2012
Thank you.
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chriseastmids Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
my pleasure :-)
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hummbuzz Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2012
I have featured this image. [link] :sun:
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cazcastalla Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2010
This image is featured here [link]

Beautiful! :woohoo:
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rustymermaid Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2010
Thank you for adding my work again.
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TriciaS Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2010
So intiguing!
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rustymermaid Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2010
Thank you
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KiyaMM Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2010
Simply stunning work.

Thank you so much for adding your work to Digital Delicacies!! :rose:
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rustymermaid Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2010
Thank you.
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AlecBell Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2010
Bewitched beauty sleeps.
who will invade her pleasures
with a claiming kiss?

I could only think of Sleeping Beauty! Lovely work!
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rustymermaid Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2010
Thank you.
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AlecBell Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2010
Do you mind if I post the poem, with your image?
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rustymermaid Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2010
Please go ahead and thank you.
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AlecBell Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2010
Posted now at [link]
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