How many accounts of the Bibles use of excesses can you recall ? I will start off with a favourit of mine.
The inauguration of Solomons temple and the sacrifices offered .2Chron.7 :4-5 , 22,000 cattle and 120,000 sheep ? c,mon
really ? Maybe they were just adept at using hyperbole for effect .
What others can you come up with ?