- Greek (culture)
- Forest Dweller (attribute)
- Cave Dweller (attribute)
- Neutral (behaviour)
A Centauride or female Centaur from Greek myth. She fell in love with a strong handsome Centaur called Cyllarus. Her hair was filled with violets and roses which she brushed frequently maintaining her glossy shine. Hylonome and Cyllarus roamed the hills of ancient Greece and lived in a cave together. One day Cyllarus was struck by a javelin that wounded his lower stomach. He fell to the ground and died in the arms of his love.
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