The Life of a Mermaid!

Welcome to the Life of a Mermaid!

Where do mermaids live?

A typical day in the life of a mermaid can be anything you imagine it to be. Most people tend to think of Ariel from The Little Mermaid when the subject of these mystical creatures arises. In some stories, mermaids live in beautiful palaces and homes deep beneath the sea like Ariel. In others, they live in underwater caves stuffed with sunken treasure.

What are mermaids like?

The demeanor of mermaids differs greatly from legend to legend. Many believe mermaids to be innocent creatures who would gladly rescue a sailor fallen overboard. However, there are also those who believe mermaids to be dark,deceitful, and selfish beings who drown humans for mere entertainment or treasure.

What do they eat?

Mermaids generally eat fish, shrimp, octopus, squid, seaweed, clams, oysters, crab and lobster.

Do mermaids sleep?

Yes. Nearly all creatures need sleep.

What do mermaids do for fun?

Mermaids like to play games! They can be very sly creatures too Ė so donít gamble with one! Mermaids also love to explore for treasure. Sparkly is as sparkly does. They also love to sun themselves when they deem it safe to venture above the surface.

Do mermaids expel waste from their bodies?

Yes. Mermaids expel waste the same way fish do.

How do mermaids procreate?

Since the anatomy of mermaids varies from the anatomy of humans, some have wondered how mermaids produce offspring. Mermaids also procreate the same way other fish do.