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Horus the Younger

Horus the Younger

Home Mythology Horus the Younger Police Reports Contendings of Horus and Seth: Ethics Committee

Case File: Contendings of Horus and Seth: Ethics Committee

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Case Description: Complainant (Seth) told the court of gods that Defendant (Horus the Younger) cheated several times during their 70 years of contending. One particular piece of evidence brought before the court involved a boat race, where Horus painted his wooden boat to look like stone to trick Seth into making a boat out of solid rock.

Case Status: After the court stopped laughing at Seth for being so stupid to think that a stone boat would float, they agreed that Horus had not been entirely ethical during the Contendings. However, as none of them wished to deal with another 70 years of the gods fighting, they gave Seth more important jobs and hoped he'd forget about it.

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