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Unformatted text preview: 3. On hearing about "Enkidu" from a Shepherd boy, "Gilgamesh" sent a temple prostitute to civilize "Enkidu." 4. Overcome by sight of the prostitute's breast, "Enkidu" made love to her for a seven days. Now Civilized, the creatures of the grasslands fled him, which changed everything. He, thus, went to "Uruk" to meet "Gilgamesh" and see his city. In that morning, "Gilgamesh" narrated his dream to his mother: "a meteorite fell on the plain outside 'Uruk', which I tried to lift but failed. It also tempted me like a woman." His mother replied saying that the star was "a gift of the gods" and the fact that it endeared him meant that it would forsake him, protecting him with its life. "Gilgamesh" hoped that she was right. "The temple prostitute thus told the tale."...
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- Fall '09