If one accepts that these are Funerary in nature, one must also accept that they reflect what the AE's believed about life and death and the role of the King in both.
If one maintains they had no beliefs ...what practical purpose do these Texts serve?
and if one also maintains that the Romans had no beliefs, they why did they cut up sheep's liver before a battle?
association on these boards is the broad
misconception that what we do not know is more
significant than what we do know."
Warwick L Nixon, March 8, 2019