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SYRINX

A picture showing the legend of SYRINX taken from our Greek mythology archives. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the story below or search the index for more Greek Gods, Greek Goddesses, heroes, demons and monsters!

Nymph who lets Pan play with her organ

One of the NYMPHS, she was pursued by PAN who wouldn't take no for an answer. Arriving at a river, she turned herself into reeds hoping to blend in and escape his attentions.

With a gleeful laugh PAN plucked the reeds and began to kiss and fondle them. SYRINX's cries of protest soon turned to squeals of laughter. Soon she was singing and he had invented a new musical instrument — his famous pan pipes.

You will notice we have carefully refrained from using the expression 'blow job'.

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Article last updated on 03 January 2013
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.

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ABOUT SYRINX : FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : SYRINX
Location : Ancient Greece
Gender : Female
Type : Spiritual Being
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 436

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