From The Epic of Gilgamesh questions! Please HELP!?

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From The Epic of Gilgamesh questions! Please HELP!?

I read the story all over again. I couldn't understand what was it about. Please help me in these questions! i tried and tried, but can't find it.

1) How does gilgamesh come to hear the story of the flood and when did this flood happen? Why is utnapishtim able to tell about it?

2) Why do the gods decide to destory humanity? Why do they soon question the wisdom of their decision?

3) After telling the story of the flood, what mysterious gift does utnapishtim direct gilgamesh to find? What happens to this gift? What lesson might gilgamesh draw from this experience?

PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE Help me on these questions... You save my life if you do.. 

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