People gathered in the US to celebrate their love of mermaids

People gathered in the US to celebrate their love of mermaids
People gathered in the US to celebrate their love of mermaids

The mermaid is a staple in many folk tales. It's the story of a half-fish-half-woman who sometimes brings luck and sometimes misfortune.

She might fall in love with a human and, from time to time, she hangs out with mermen. It turns out she has quite a fan club.

Last month, hundreds of people got together in South Carolina and togged up in custom-made fishtails to swim and perform underwater.

BBC

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