It’s all downhill from here…nah, just kidding. This is where it gets interesting: it’s like viewing a string of landscape photos and then finally getting to one with people in it.
This first chapter oversees the creation of many binaries—heaven and earth, light and darkness, morning and evening, moon and sun, etc. There is an overarching sense of progressive division—one becomes two. Even so, with the creation of division comes the creation of binaries, and we all know the problem with binaries. (They are sometimes arbitrary, and one side always ends up being the “better” one.)