Highlight the two sentences from page 119 of the epic that include figurative language that illustrates Gilgamesh’s belief that Enkidu is meant to be his friend, protector, and brother.
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Gilgamesh answered, “Dear friend, dear brother, I cannot kill Humbaba alone. Please stay here with me. Stand at my side. ‘Two boats lashed together will never sink. A three-ply rope is not easily broken.’ If we help each other and fight side by side, what harm can come to us? Let us go on and attack the monster. We have come so far. Whatever you are feeling, let us go on.”