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Zeus vs. the Entire Human Race (Except Deucalion and Pyrrha)

Zeus vs. the Entire Human Race (Except Deucalion and Pyrrha)

Case Description: Complainant (Zeus) accuses Defendants (the Entire Human Race) of every crime imaginable.

Case Status: Case closed. Zeus sentenced the entire human race to death and sent a giant flood to drown them all. The only two humans deemed worthy of surviving were Deucalion and his wife, Pyrrha. The two were warned of the flood by Prometheus and advised to build a wooden chest to float in.