Graeae


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Graeae

or

Graiae

(both: grē`ī), in Greek mythology, daughters of Ceto and Phorcus, called Deino, Enyo, and Pemphredo. The personifications of old age, they were born with gray hair and only one eye and one tooth among them. They were the protectors of their sisters, the Gorgons.
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Collins is deaf and Hinton-Lever's character refers to herself as a "raspberry ripple" on one occasion, almost a moment of empowerment before launching into Spasticus Autisticus, the anthem which the BBC banned in 1981, but 31 years later found its rightful place in the opening ceremony of the London Paralympic Games, again performed by Graeae.
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