In the beginning of Adam and Eve 's account of their creation God created Adam using the lowest element of the Earth, the dust. This part of the account of the creation of Adam being made from the dust indicates that man has a thanatos origin being made up of the lowest form of the elements. Whenever there is chaos there also must be an establishment of order. God sees the lifeless being of Adam and as an attempt to install order in his life God breathed into his nostrils and gave him life. Adam, who was once lifeless, could now move and speak and becomes a living organism that can learn and progress under the direction of with his newly found father, God. The roles of father and son played by God and A...
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...on of Adam and Eve to the eros enforcer God this story conveys the very essence of humankind and the struggles it has with artificial rules that govern them. Down to the core being of every man and woman there is that innate tendency to defy the law and to liberate themselves from any authoritative rule. The irony in this struggle between children and their parents is when the children become parents themselves. The child that becomes a parent start to understand and sympathize with the parent, that they he or she defied in the past. The need for balance between Eros and Thanatos becomes more evident as the child grows up and becomes the parent has experience on both sides of the spectrum and is qualified to give advice. That is exactly why the ideal symbiotic relationship between eros and thanatos is needed to have a healthy life that would keep our lives in order.
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