A Mermaid is defined as "a female marine creature, having the head, torso, and arms of a woman and the tail of a fish. 2. a highly skilled female swimmer" according to this online dictionary.
In August 2014, Epic Wildlife News 2015 claims that a real life mermaid corpse washed up upon a shore. An interesting story indeed with photographic evidence, but is it real or just a story? Its even reported that Columbia saw Mermaids on his early travels.
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Up for grabs is a set of notelets with these photographs on and of course, the mermaid gets the name you choose if you win.
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