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Re: The place is dry.
At 06:03 PM 9/20/96 -0400, you wrote:
>In a message from Steve Abramowitz (I think) dated 96-09-19 it is stated: "I
>was at Q. and the place is as dry and remote as it could possibly be. Where
>did they get their food?
from the local bazaar, like everyone else.
Where did they get their water?
from their elaborate cistern system.
> I saw no living
>plants there. Not a tree, not a shrub, notiing.
I saw shrubs when I was there. I also saw some cute little Ibex (which of
course have to eat something, don't they?
> Where did they get the food
>for their famous community meals?"
>From the bazaar.
Professor of Biblical Languages, CCBI
Adjunct Professor of Bible, Quartz Hill School of Theology