I hope to have more of these story-time dialogues and I know that the next ones will be even better.
Stories from this dialogue
Minerva and Arachne [as told by Ovid] [painting by Tintoretto]
"What Prayer Does God Say?" Babylonian Talmud tractate Brachot 7a [Adena's translation]
Enlightenment of the Buddha [PBS documentary]
Calypso, Circe, Penelope [The Odyssey]
Zeus' creation and separation of humans [Plato's symposium ---scroll to about half way down the page]
Jesus at Gethsemane or Mount of Olives [Matthew 26:36] [Mark 14:32] [Luke 22:39]
Thanks to everybody who came and brought in stories.
May I suggest cookies and milk next time?