I want someone to write a book where Mermaids are the women thrown off ships when the sailors got afraid because having a woman on the boat is bad luck. And as they sink to the bottom legs tied together they change slowly until they can breath, until they can use their tied up legs to swim. And they drown sailors in revenge, luring them in by singing in their husky voices still stinging from the salt water they breathed.
I came across this on tumblr earlier, and feeling intrigued by it, decided to try my hand at a bit of short fiction.
So, without any further ado, I give you, HMS Bloody Rover.