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Aphrodite (Venus) 504 Views
Aphrodite, the goddess of love, beauty, and sex, can have any god or man that she desires. Yet she ends up alone, with no one she truly loves at all. You might think that leaves no hope for us mere mortals. But maybe it just means that you need to be average to find the extraordinary? Yeah, let's go with that.
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