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- proper n. In the book of Genesis, a garden at the source of the Gihon, Pison, Tigris, and Euphrates rivers, where Adam and Eve first lived after being created by God.
- n. A pattern that can only exist as an initial state and is not reachable from any other state.
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- n. a beautiful garden where Adam and Eve were placed at the Creation; when they disobeyed and ate the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil they were driven from their paradise (the fall of man)
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But whether it took place in time historically, geographically in this place we call the Garden of Eden, I think, is immaterial.
Pride was also responsible for the fall of humanity, which resulted from Adam and Eve's wanting to be like God and thus eating from the forbidden tree of the knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden.
Meyer has said that the apple on the cover of the first "Twilight" novel represents Eve's choice in the Garden of Eden.
The story of the Garden of Eden tells us that pride was the original sin.
At an art museum in Europe, an Englishman, a Frenchman, and a North Korean stand before a painting of Adam and Eve holding an apple in the Garden of Eden.
The Lord God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it.
I can now see that we never lost the Garden of Eden.
Maybe this was what it had been like to live in the Garden of Eden.
The news that we were a couple came out when his blabbermouth roommate, who was supposed to be at the library, caught Colby and me playing naked Garden of Eden.
In the book of Genesis, God is recorded to have said to Adam and Eve that they were free to eat from any tree in the garden, except the one that suggests any of the other trees are bad, wrong, or inappropriate: The Lord God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it.
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