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Report On Politics In The Upper Jezirah (ARM 28.44) (4.76)
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(Lines 1–4) Speak to my lord: thus says Terru, your servant.

(Lines 5–21) Previously, my lord, sent to me by Halu-rabi,1 asking: “What about the generous things that I have repeatedly done for Terru? Why has that man not once returned a favor?” When Halu-rabi said this, I made arrangements (in response to) the message that my lord sent to me (and) I returned a favor to my lord. When I made that decision, my city was present in order to stone me,2 but my lord’s god rescued me from the talon of the Sukkal of E[lam]. My lord should know this!

(Lines 22–37) My lord must not object to the fact I have…

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Miglio, Adam E., “Report On Politics In The Upper Jezirah (ARM 28.44) (4.76)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 05 December 2021 <>
First published online: 2017

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