Anne Sexton Two Hands
2 pages (500 words)
, Book Report/Review
Even since that time, human beings have never been the same.
God explained to Adam and Eve, in the garden, that they could eat from any tree they wanted, but not from the tree of life. However, having been tricked by the serpent ["For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil (Genesis 3:5)"], Eve ate fruit from the tree of life, and even shared some with Adam.