*******Time was kept on the ground before it was kept in the skies; was there a time of an earthly flood? *******
Here is my take...and this is not based upon anything I have read, except for the collective of human creation myths.
As ancient myths tell us, the Earth originates from the "waters of chaos". I do not think it was so much someone being there to record it but more ones acknowledging the genesis of life...all life being water borne.
As far as the geological indications of a flood, I see it as evidence that Earth was once totally covered with water. We know that Earth is still 70% water covered.
Let us look at the water cycle. Like energy, matter must be accounted for. So it is possible that what was once water became transcended to other elements, similar to the photosynthesis process in plants...also metabolism.
The entire organic family of carbon, oxygen, hydrogen, nitrogen, etc. are just that, FAMILY. They share/commune electrons to form various compounds.
Writers of holy-writs got there info from natural experience and observation. So I am not disputing the occurrence, I just sight them in a non-spooky Netjeral context.
BTW, the opposite of water (cooling) is fire (warming). We may need to start looking at "global warming" as the opposite of "global flooding" in a cyclical, repetitive context in contrast to the globalist/secretist Al Gore presentation.
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