[Milton-L] Prelapsarian hair dressing

Gilliatt, Cynthia Ann - gilliaca gilliaca at jmu.edu
Thu Aug 5 12:46:45 EDT 2010

So, either the angels gave them scissors, or they would have used slivers of basalt. With this "or," Milton indicates that he's aware of such questions, one jump ahead of your students.

Prelapsarian A&E are humans and would be expected to have all normal and healthy human physical characteristics, including hair that grows. Some paintings show Adam with a beard.


Just to be a pest, how about finger and toe nails?  And speaking of bodily details, have any of you used or thought to use the A at E part of  R. Crumb "Genesis" as a supplement to PL?


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