Gilgamesh was a king and a half god. His anger and power made his people so scared that they called on the God, Anu for safety.
Gilgamesh, For killing the Bull of Heaven, Enkidu will Die.
Pity on the poor people, Anu made a man equal to Gilgamesh, his name was Enkidu and he was a wild man. Gilgamesh drew Enkidu out of the wilderness with a girl, so they could duel.
I wish you could see me now, Enkidu
With Gilgamesh emerging victor. The two man became friend and adverturers, one day Gilgamesh and Enkidu went to the Ceder Forest to retrieve it's strong wood and kill the demon Humbaba who guarded the forest. with the help of the sun god Shamash they won, and travel downstream back home.
The duo story amazed many. The god of love Ishtar ask for Gilgamesh's love but Gilgamesh refused. Angered, Ishtar attacked Gilgamesh's city with the bull of heaven but Enkidu along with Gilgamesh killed it. The other gods were unhappy and made Enkidu die through sickness.
I must become Immortal.
Wanting immortality, Gilgamesh search across the seas for Utnapishtim an immortal man, granted after the great flood.He found Utnapishtim and ask how to become immortal, Utnapishtim said that it wasn't possible for him to be immortal, but his wife said their is a flower that can restore youth under the sea. So Gilgamesh tied a rock to his foot and went for the flower.
Gilgamesh returned home but not before a snake steals the youth flower and slithers off. But Gilgamesh wasn't sad, actually he became proud because he saw the great kingdom he has built and knew that the story he brought about the great flood would be remembered forever. And Gilgamesh became a successful king and is remembered even as time go's on.