Her writing was filled with rich, creative metaphors; she described teachers as fire-breathing dragons, the books on the shelves as vibrant butterflies and the other students as slime-trailing snails.
Another thing about Godzilla that is worth noting is that he evolved from the scary fire-breathing monster that burned Tokyo to become a "good" monster that protected children and fought villainous, evil monsters.
It was this very popularity that led to the creation of the giant, fire-breathing turtle known as Gamera.
In the West, the dragon of myth was often, but not always, winged, and fire-breathing.
Are you looking for a mean, fire-breathing beast or a friendly, cartoonish pet?