It’s rumored that the man who wrote the original story, Hans Christian Anderson, was gay (or at least bi) and wrote the story as a way to cope with how he could not be with the man he loved. Hans was the mermaid (Ariel)and I forget who the Prince was supposed to be, but in the original story they did not end up “happily ever after” and the mermaid died.
Sex appeal looks pretty different when you turn it around.
Because, when in Rome…
by Sam Stryker