Andre had another idea, one that might increase the chances of success, based on ancient myths from the time-before-time.
Myths of Adapa and of the Descent of Ishtar.
Unlike Indra, Varuna has no myths related of him.
The world had never quite forgotten the history of the primitive Greeks as it had forgotten the Mesopotamians, the Himyaritic nations and the Hittites; but it remembered their deeds only in the form of poetical myths and traditions.
Yet, for the most part, they either relate to objects thoroughly incapable of poetic treatment, where the writer's endeavour is rather to expound the matter fully than to render it poetically beautiful, or else expend themselves on short isolated subjects, generally myths, and are erotic in character.