Super Heroes in the Epic of Gilgamesh

676 WordsJan 29, 20183 Pages
The Super two Heroes Epics have been around for centuries until this present time and considered typically from oral tradition, narrating the deeds and adventure of legendary figures. Forever it will be until the end of the world. Because one key concept of an epic is the presence of a hero and yet they are able to withstand all the trials and challenges they may go through. Who will convince the gods on your behalf that you may find the life you are seeking? Love as a motivating force, the inevitable of death and the gods are also dangerous if you fall into victim. The epic of Gilgamesh is one of the earliest pieces of poem written on twelve different clay tables which remained one of the most prominent stories in world today. Number of this poetry wrote about Gilgamesh present him as a ruler of his people in Uruk which is called today Iraq. “The priest will bless the young couple, the guests will rejoice, the bridegroom will step aside, and the virgin will wait in the marriage bed for Gilgamesh, the king of great-walled Uruk.” Gilgamesh a king whose desire is to sleep with the virgins and treat people so badly provoked the gods to fulfill the wish of the people by creating Enkidu who possess supernatural strength to fight Gilgamesh. Within a period of time Gilgamesh and Enkidu united to become more than friends. They took upon themselves hazardous task and killed the monster Humbaba which Gilgamesh purposely chose to slay simply for the glory of it. Later,
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