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it has everything to do with laughter .... that is the joy of being .... aloha nui, poh
didn't Zeus also bear a child from his head?
Also, have you noticed how the ages were largest at the start of the Torah, and gradually they are getting shorter? I think that maybe this could suggest an ancient and timeless time when a moment seemed like forever, but now time passes by more quickly. And this is true for the individual too to some extent. So maybe Sarah gave birth to Isaac while people were still somewhat in a timeless time, before they had completely felt the loss of their animal-mind, if it can be called that, or maybe God-mind, although that is something else.
And Moshe, who lived in a not timeless time, was able to be in that timeless-time as he lived to 120.
dauer said:One of the things the Jewish tradition notes is that the word sacrifice is never used here. And so it calls this the binding of Isaac. I think it originally may have been a warning against child sacrifice, back when people were sacrificing their own children. It's even hinted at from the beginning that the sacrifice will never happen. For instance, abraham says that the two of them will return, to the young men. And he says God will provide the lamb. He doesn't say Isaac will be the lamb. It also seems to point that Abraham knew all along that there would be no sacrifice of his son.