Gilgamesh flood myth

Photo By BabelStone (Own work), CC0 The Gilgamesh flood tablet XI carries another story besides the flood, it was included because in it the flood hero Utnapishtim; who's granted immortality by the gods. The hero challenges Gilgamesh to stay awake for six days and seven nights, but unfortunately for Gilgamesh he falls asleep immediately after being given …

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