Actaeon, son of Aristaeus and Autonoë, was a celebrated huntsman. One day as he was hunting, he saw Artemis with her nymphs bathing in the vale of Garagraphia. The goddess changed him into a stag, in which form he was torn to pieces by his 50 dogs on Mount Cithaeron.

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Higgledy-Piggledy
Huntsman named Actaeon
Spied goddess Artemis
Bathing one day;
Changed to a stag by her
Hyper-inordinate
Fury, he died when his
Dogs found new prey.


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