The story of Gilgamesh is between five and six thousand years old. Gilgamesh, king of Uruk, knows that he is going to die, and wants to ensure that his name will live on after him. What does he do to achieve this? He goes to the cedar forest, kills the guardian, and cuts down the trees.

Some things change very slowly …

About Peter Cameron

I count all the things that need to be counted.
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1 Response to Gilgamesh

  1. Jon Awbrey says:

    See, there’s no such thing as a bad publicity stunt …

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