༄ Apollo and Hyacinthus ✿

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Hyacinthus was a handsome young spartan prince loved by the god Apollo. The west wind Zephyr wonted Hyacinthus too and grew jealous of his rival so rather than leave him to Apollo he killed the boy blowing a discus in his head while he was playing with his lover the sun god.
Apollo tried to save him but in vain,he wished to became a mortal to join Hyacinthus in death but that wasn’t possible.
Apollo promised that he would always remember him and from his blood he created a flower; the Hyacinth