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The three 'old women' or 'gray ones' from Greek folklore.


They are the daughters of Phorcys and Ceto, sisters and guardians of the Gorgons.


They were gray-haired from birth and have only one eye and one tooth, which they share among them...


The sisters formed the chorus of a play entitled the Phorcydes by Aeschylus, part of the dramatist's trilogy on the life of Perseus...




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