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Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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The Manticore

With the body of a lion, the tail of a scorpion or dragon, the head of a human, and three rows of sharp teeth, the legendary manticore bears several similarities to the Egyptian sphinx. A mythical creature of Persian origin whose name derives from the Persian word for "man-eater," the manticore is rumored to kill its victims instantly with only a single bite or scratch and then fully devour them. The manticore was said to roam the jungles of what country? More...
pedro
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I've seen these;mostly round about Christmas


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Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 8:43:47 AM

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In my opinion, I believe that the historical scholars, having no modern scientific method to rely upon, discovered the bones of dinosaurs and incorporated old bones into the creation of mythological beasts. It provided an answer to uncomfortable questions and at the same time, kept the citizens in a state of awe and/or fear.
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This mythical creature is the fruit of sick fantasy.
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