my goddaughters name is Larissa
when her mother named her that 16 years ago, neither she nor
her father (my good friend Ed) had
ever heard of the Greek city-state, nor
were they aware that some of the most beautiful coins ever struck originated there. of course i informed them immediately.
some years later Ed purchased a replica coin necklace for Larissa
, and just this week he got a tattoo to honor his
the picture is not very good
(taken from a cell phone), but i think it's pretty cool...