...and God formed Man of dust from the ground. Then God breathed Himself into Man's nostrils, whereupon Man became a living being.
Man sat up and looked around, and then said Man, "Who am I?"
"That is for me to know and for you to find out!" said God.
But Man had other ideas. He craved and pursued the fruits of the earth above all else, and would even kill to get them. Eons passed this way until at last the soul of Man cried out in anguish, "Can't you give me a hint?"
Whereupon Man was given more than one:
A burning bush... a prince under a tree of enlightenment... a star over Bethlehem... a fierce desert prophet...