DEW, OR MOISTURE OF THE BRAIN, OF THE ANCIENT ONE, OR MACROPROSOPUS.
44. AND from that skull distilleth a dew upon
Him which is external, and filleth His head daily.
45. And from that dew which floweth down from
His head, that (namely) which is external, the dead are raised up in
the world to come.
46. Concerning which it is written, Cant. v. 2:
"My head is filled with dew." It is not written "It is full with dew;" but
NMLA, Nimla, "it is filled."
47. And it is written, Isa. xxvi. 19: "The dew
of the lights is Thy dew." Of the lights--that is, from the brightness of the
48. And by that dew are nourished the holy
49. And this is that manna which is prepared
for the just in the world to come.
50. And that dew distilleth upon the ground of
apple trees. This is that which is written,
Exod. xvi. 14: "And when the dew was gone up, behold upon the face of the
desert a small round thing."
51. And the appearance of this dew is white,
like unto the colour of the crystal stone, whose appearance hath all colours
in itself. This is that which is written, Num. xi. 7: "And its varieties as
the varieties of crystal."
Chapter V: Further Concerning the Skull of Macroprosopus