With the smell of the freshly minimize parade deck, the sound of Knobs scuffling in the channels to category, and and the warmth through the radiant Charleston sun, it really is another gorgeous day at The Citadel. As the day moves along yet , the weather uses a turn intended for the worse. An unexpected storm comes sweeping through the grounds in a course of devastation. The hurricane's destructive push makes a mess of campus, but the record building in particular is struck worst of. Some of the survivors begin to think about why their very own building was hit so difficult, yet the english building can be practically untouched. As if this were a thing out of any writing prompt, three civilians from ancient worlds have found offer their possible answers in an attempt to comfort the professors. The first-person, a Hebrew claims the fact that hurricane was a sign from God that they have sinned further than return much like the flood through the book of Genesis and that bad issues happen to great people, comparable to the Book of Job(Laws, Gods, and Heroes, 51-60). The second, a Babylonian feels that this was your work of numerous gods, and that the professors had been no longer needed to be used and disposed of. He as opposed it to the extinction in " The Epic of GilgameshвЂќ and suggested that they can should live life to the fullest(The Epic of Gilgamesh). The next man was a polytheistic Silk, who explained the catastrophe should be blamed on the pharaoh. He provides comfort in that, now the deceased may possibly proceed to Heaven, and analyzes the events towards the story of Osiris(Laws, Gods, and Characters, 46-51).
The first description, from the historic Hebrew perspective, is one that unlike the Egyptians and Mesopotamians, the Hebrew the almighty is a personal one, and this man is definitely his child(Laws, Gods, and Heroes). The Hebrew believes that the history department was chosen by God to get punished. In the story of Noah's Ark, God directs a overflow that erased all of guy, except for Noah and his family members,...