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The Creation of the new Human Race
The allied Thespian and Theban contingents remained with him -- the latter because he didn't trust them not to go over to the Persians, which is what they did once the Spartans and Thespians were evidently defeated.
Second Assignment Descriptive Essay
The presence of the terrorized and oppressed non-citizen subjects of Sparta might have made glowing statements about freedom and justice ring a little hollow.
Akhenaton also mandated the literary use of the spoken language.
And the goddess greeted me kindly, and took my right hand in hers, and spoke to me these words:"Welcome, O youth, who comes to my abode in the car that bears you, tended by immortal charioteers.
Thus we know it was "the Aton," , .
Then, when the doors were thrown back, they disclosed a wide opening, when their brazen posts, fitted with rivets and nails, swung in turn on their hinges.
Indeed, they often seem most unserious, humorous, or flippant (e.g.
....And the axle [of the chariot], blazing in the socket, was making the holes in the naves sing -- for it was urged round by well-turned wheels at each end -- while the daughters of the Sun, hasting to convey me into the light, threw back the veils from off their faces and left the abode of night.
And now, oddly, we are without an explanation for creativity.
Yet none the less shall you learn these things also -- how the things that seem, as they all pass through everything, must gain the semblance of being.