Bronze mermaid rope cleats for boating, made in Italy, circa early 20th century.
⚡️ Thunderstorm At Sea Sounds For Sleeping, Relaxing ~ Thunder Rain Ocea…
This hawksbill sea turtle in National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa is cruising through Turtle Tuesday. Sea turtles may seem to move slowly, but their flippers make them efficient swimmers and they can migrate thousands of miles across the globe. Who knows where this sea turtle will travel next?
(Photo: Ed Lyman/NOAA)
[Image description: A hawksbill sea turtle swims through a coral reef.]
Illustration for a Japanese folk tale called “Peach Boy’s Rice Cakes.”
The wonder garden. 1919.
I’ve had a weird obsession with mermaids since birth. This is my ode to them.
1st Class Boy Ernest G. Hoyt of U.S. Navy in uniform. Hoyt enlisted at the age of 15 and served aboard the USS Oneida.