Cassiopeia was very beautiful but also very arrogant and vain. Monster mythology pdf download.
Queen Cassiopeia boasted that she her daughter Andromeda were more beautiful than the Nereids which invoked the wrath of Poseidon who sent the sea monster Cetus to attack Æthiopia. She was the wife of Cepheus who was king of Ethiopia.
She thought that she was better than other people. They had Andromeda chained to a rock near the ocean so that Cetus Chinese mythology chèn; Wade– Giles: shen , chen ( Chinese: 蜃; pinyin: shèn , the shen , ch' en; literally: " large clam" ) is a shapeshifting dragon sea monster believed to create mirages. Upon consulting a wise oracle King Cepheus Queen Cassiopeia were told to sacrifice Andromeda to Cetus. Cassiopeia was a woman in Greek mythology.
They had a daughter called Andromeda.