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Annette was the first person to make and wear a mermaid tail :) too often her accomplishments are confused with Ester Williams who PORTRAYED Kellerman in the film “Million Dollar Mermaid”. Annette is my hero. We have similar health issues, and overcame similar things. She was also around doing her thing, 100 YEARS AGO. proving that “mermaiding” has been around for 100 years! She’s wicked.
“Color metaphors: Mina represents life, growing things. She wears mostly blues and greens, with a vine motif. Just as lucy usually wears pink, red, and orange, to represent her flirtatious nature.”
Notably, there are two exceptions: Lucy’s green snake dress; and Mina’s red gown, a symbol of her growing passion for the ‘Prince’.