He saved a chief’s son from a crocodile and was given some daughters as a reward. His wife was most unhappy and showed her displeasure by killing them all.
MESEDE managed to save one head, which he turned into a drum, which was in turn used for sacred rites with no need to constantly change the drumhead.
Article last updated on 05 December 2004
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MESEDE: legendary mortal from Oceanic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 05 Dec. 2004. Web. 28 July 2014.