This tattoo shows the climax of the story of Icarus when he overzealously flew high into the sky which caused the wax in his fathers invention to melt.

This tattoo shows the climax of the story of Icarus when he overzealously flew high into the sky which caused the wax in his fathers invention to melt.

Icarus design (UT6204) from UrbanThreads.com

In Greek myth, Icarus ignored his father's warning and flew too close to the sun on wings of feathers and wax, only to fall into the sea.

Frank Frazetta, 1972. One of my all-time favorite artists, who taught me that the color blue was a flesh-tone. Astonishing artist, and an astonishing man.

One of the most famous stories in Greek mythology is the one about the flight of Icarus. Daedalus, a master craftsman, and his son Icarus were imprisoned in Crete by King Minos after Daedalus gave Minos' daughter, A

SLYTHERIN: “Icarus. The original myth had two parts. Daedalus said to his son, ‘I fashioned these wings for you. Two rules. Don’t fly too high, or the sun will melt the wax. But, more important, son,...

The original myth had two parts. Daedalus said to his son, ‘I fashioned these wings for you. Don’t fly too high, or the sun will melt the wax.

The mornng and the evening I had seen/ From the heights of heaven and it was hell inside/ That porcelain inverted cup of sky/ That bore me for a time, suspended/ Among the other disasters of the universe.

Image of an engraving, by Frank Wright, depicts the mythical character Icarus falling from the sky when he \

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