From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
When Bes and I hung out with the Greeks living in Egypt, things got a little crazy. You'd think they could've carved us a prettier statue, though. [Image of a pygmy (representing Bes) riding on a frog (representing Heqat). Hellenistic Lower Egypt (ca. 100-300CE)] Public domain.