Fun Facts About Hermes

Fact  1:
Hermes shows up in the Roman pantheon under the name Mercury. He also is said to have invented the lyre from a turtle shell.

Fact  2:
A handsome young man with a winged hat, winged sandals, and a golden staff twined with serpents.

Fact 3:
Clever, bold, determined, athletic, a powerful magician. Can charm monsters with his flute or lyre music.

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