Unformatted text preview: “Grant that I may come to you, For I have committed no faults, I have not sinned, I have not done evil, I have not lied, Therefore let nothing evil happen to me.”, In this text they exclaim to the gods to let them come and they proclaim that nothing has been done wrong in their part. This area of the address to the gods of the underworld reinforces the text in the introduction. After the address to the gods of the underworld there is a series of four examinations which are series of situations of an individual presenting themselves as pure and worthy to present themselves to the god Osiris. The overall text of the book of the dead is a humbling gesture in part of the individual writing it, as they humble themselves for the gods and proclaiming their worth to them to prove they are worthy of being presented to them....
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2010 for the course HIST 1010 taught by Professor Wikeart during the Spring '10 term at CSU Stanislaus.
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