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There were various temptresses, apart from the women in the portside bars.

Mermaids were half women and half fish and would take an unwary matelot down into the deep.

The sirens sang to them from rocks and drew them to crashing their boat against the rocks.

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Accounts differ, but most historians agree that "The Sirens" were probably a large factor in the "sailor-enticing" effort.

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She sang to the sailors and lured them in with their song.


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