The Queen of Kanesh and the Tale of Zalpa (1.71)
The Queen of Kanesh
The Queen of Kanesh in the course of a single year gave birth to thirty sons. She said: “What a multitude (?)1 a I have begotten!” She filled2 (the interstices of) baskets with grease,3 put her sons in them, and set them into the river.4 b The river carried them down to the sea,5 to the land of Zalpuwa.6 The gods recovered the children from the sea and raised them.
After several ye…