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What does Enkidu’s recanting of his curses on Shamhat illustrate about his character?


He is calmed and humbled by Shamash’s reminders that Shamhat civilized him, fed and clothed him, and introduced Gilgamesh to him as a friend.


His epiphany that he is responsible for his own actions has triggered the revelation that he can bring on his own redemption.


He is spiteful and only recants his curses because his friend Gilgamesh had asked him to before he died.


He is delirious and recants his curses because he cannot think clearly.


He is remorseful and wishes to renounce the curses because he wants to receive his rewards in the afterlife for living a pure life.

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