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    This is an ancient Neo-Assyrian sculpture, dubbed the Mona Lisa of Nimrud. Which type is best represented here, if one had to make an intuitive leap? I think she looks ILE.
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    When the heavens above did not exist,
    And earth beneath had not come into being
    There was Aps, the first in order, their begetter,
    And demiurge Tia-mat, who gave birth to them all;
    They had mingled their waters together
    Before meadow-land had coalesced and reed-bed was to he found
    When not one of the gods had been formed
    Or had come into being, when no destinies had been decreed,
    The gods were created within them:

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    Graves’ disease?
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    Quote Originally Posted by golden View Post
    Graves’ disease?
    Clever.
    When the heavens above did not exist,
    And earth beneath had not come into being
    There was Aps, the first in order, their begetter,
    And demiurge Tia-mat, who gave birth to them all;
    They had mingled their waters together
    Before meadow-land had coalesced and reed-bed was to he found
    When not one of the gods had been formed
    Or had come into being, when no destinies had been decreed,
    The gods were created within them:

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    Quote Originally Posted by para View Post
    Clever.
    I mean it, though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by golden View Post
    I mean it, though.
    Most ancient middle-eastern art had those distinctive eyes present - are you arguing for a possible epidemic?
    When the heavens above did not exist,
    And earth beneath had not come into being
    There was Aps, the first in order, their begetter,
    And demiurge Tia-mat, who gave birth to them all;
    They had mingled their waters together
    Before meadow-land had coalesced and reed-bed was to he found
    When not one of the gods had been formed
    Or had come into being, when no destinies had been decreed,
    The gods were created within them:

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    Quote Originally Posted by para View Post
    Most ancient middle-eastern art had those distinctive eyes present - are you arguing for a possible epidemic?
    Okay, SEI.
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    Me: Its just, like, idea boards.

    LSI: I dont have ideas.

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