- You may be looking for Memphis, Tennessee.
Memphis was a city in Egypt proximate to Giza. Largely because of this geography, Peri suggested that Erimem use the face of Elvis Presley as a template for reconstructing the Great Sphinx's face. The Pharaoh had been casting around for an appropriate, royal visage, and Elvis was the only "King of Memphis" that popped into Peri's brain. (AUDIO: The Eye of the Scorpion)