He had the dream about the bronze haired nymph again.
Nemertes was a sea nymph, daughter of Nereus and Doris..
"Why on earth did you choose me over a nymph?" she demanded.
He was the child of a nymph by the god of the wind.
The difference between the nymph or false pupa and the true pupa is that in the latter a whole stage is devoted to the perfecting of the wings and body-wall after the wings have become external organs; the stage is one in which no food is or can be taken, however prolonged may be its existence.