Why do you, none, take a morality tale as verbatim?
As Maggie the Opinionated said, behind every myth is a reality!
Honestly, Mr. Blackwell, I thought you understood that the latest on evolution is that it took probably more than 4 million years to happen. The current ice age has been here for 2.9 million years.
I saw a video on Salutrian carvings. Ever hear of Clovis First! American archaeologists, years ago, claimed that the artifacts uncovered at Clovis, NM, were the earliest native artifacts. They were then found all over the eastern states and as far as into Canada. But they turned out to resemble Salutrian artifacts found off the coast of France. Notice I said "off the coast of France"! So, France had a "flood" occasion also.
Does that mean that the Noah story is true? For me it shows that people have always struggled to find significance in their lives and a meaning that goes beyond the merely symbolic.