Know Thy Adversity, Know Thy Adversary

Mind The Perils

Mi'kail Eli'yah
15 min readOct 14, 2021


Catatumbo lightning, Venezuela. It occurs only over the mouth of the Catatumbo River where it empties into Lake Maracaibo. It occurs during 260 nights a year, 10 hours per day and up to 280x per hour.

What Happened To The Little Riding Hood?

The Little Riding Hood does face certain risks when her mother sends her through the woods to visit her grandmother, and why is an old lady living alone in the deep woods?

The big bad wolf indeed has frightening Endurance. It is a carnivore. Such is encoded in its nature, so it bears the motif. It desires the taste of human flesh, and therein, it has the motive of such a crime, and surely its hunger is motivating. We see the skillful act of the wolf, we see its Expertise to deceive. It is equipped with information which it can misuse and abuse, in getting the grandmother to open the door, and pounce an unguarded ambush on the poor girl as she is trapped in the house with it. That subjects her vulnerable moment into an Exploit.

Motif is the program that dictates the `push and pull`, the `pain and pleasure`, the perception of `gains and losses`, it drives the intent behind the motives. 

The world started with its work of Espionage, and it garners the vital intel for the double strike at ease. If it is apprised about the woodcutter being nearby, it would have made a clean abscond, summing it as a full scheme of well-designed Eventuality or well-engineered `Enriched Expectation`.

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour. - 1 Peter 5:8Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves. - Matthew 7:15

We summed the plight of the little red riding hood as

risk = (threat  E5, motif, motive, motivation) x (vulnerabilityexploit) = Σ (Likelihood * Impact)"""
"But Grandmother! What big ears you have," said Little Red Riding Hood as she edged closer to the bed.
"The better to hear you with, my dear," replied the wolf."But Grandmother! What big eyes you have," said Little Red Riding Hood."The better to see you with, my dear," replied the wolf."But Grandmother! What big teeth you have," said Little Red Riding Hood her…



Mi'kail Eli'yah