Epics often use the conventions of repetition, parallel structure, motif, or circular narrative to emphasize important ideas. For example, Gilgamesh asks for the elders of Uruk’s blessing and then asks for his mother Ninsun’s blessing. Their response is ultimately the same.
The elders say: “You are young. Sire, your heart beats high and runs away with you” (Mitchell 96).
Ninsun echoes this sentiment in which of the following lines?