Thisbe

Greek - A Babylonian maiden. She loved Pyramus but was forbidden to marry him. They planned to run away and arranged to meet by a certain mulberry bush near the tomb of Ninus. She arrived first but was scared by a lion and ran off, dropping her cloak. When Pyramus arrived he drew the wrong conclusions from the pawmarks in the sand and the abandoned cloak and killed himself in grief. Thisbe found him dying and killed herself with the same sword. On occassion, called Thisbe.

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