Why is Pegasus a Horse with Wings?

Artistic Pegaus
Stone Statue of Pegasus

Pegasus is a regular topic for us.  It stems from two Pegasus statues close to home.  One, you can’t miss as it decorates a traffic island.  The other is much smaller yet Kam still spotted it.

He wants to know why Pegasus is a horse with wings.

I’ve suggested that in times long ago story tellers used things around them which they were familiar with to create stories and story characters. Continue reading