Ermis stood alone in her room, posing in front of a mirror as was her wont. Her darling husband always spoke of her beauty. "Am I lovely, dear?" she asked aloud, yet there was no one to answer. The sorcerer, and all of their servants, had died long ago. Yet Ermis remained as exquisite as ever, trying on dress after dress, waiting for a reply that would never come...
See Dressing Doll Ermis.
Ermis is a Czech name, most probably derived from a reduced form of the personal name Jeremiáš, originated from Greek Hierōnymos (composed of the elements hieros "sacred" + onyma "name").