[Glorantha]OT: Cain and Abel

From: Simon Hibbs <Simon.Hibbs_at_marconi.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2004 10:34:33 -0000


> From: Gianfranco Geroldi <giangero@yahoo.com>

> Do you remember Cain and Abel?
> Cain was a shepherd, while Abel was a farmer.
> Cain killed Abel because he was envious.

Wrong way round, I'm afraid. Cain was a farmer and Abel was a shepherd. Abel sacrificed lambs from his flock which pleased God, but Cain only had vegetables to offer and god was displeased. Cain was so upset at what he felt was unfair treatment that he quarrelled with Abel and killed him.

Never trust a farmer!

Simon Hibbs

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