|Not A Monkey
Joined: May 2007
|Quote (Henry J @ May 29 2007,15:53)|
|Re "Perhaps the rain prevented the fire to spread, since the wood was presumably water-logged."|
Wouldn't a water-logged ship sink?
Inasmuch as the hull of the ship is sealed and the shell doesn't fill, the wood can be water-logged and the ship will continue to float.
Nice find regarding "pampers" but the diapers are a brand, and thus capitalize, whereas your quote refers to the act of pampering.
"Ships will come from the shores of Kittim; they will subdue Asshur and Eber, but they too will come to ruin."