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 Ch. 8: Conclusion 

 Temu 

Is this the Egyptian god Temu who was regarded as an old man associated with the setting sun?70 Was this image of an old man who is apparently near the end of his life, considered to be a reflection of the sun near the end of its daily life, similar to the way Horus, the falcon, was apparently considered to be a reflection of the sun as it soared overhead at mid-day? How many ancient deities have existed only in the realm of geographical imagery and in the minds of their worshipers?

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