Who knows one hundred thirty-eight?
Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point at least twenty-four hours from now, I will:
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138 years were the Angels banned from heaven until Yaakovs dream for saying (to Lot) "we are destroying this place". Midrash Rabbah Vayeira
To Yaakovs answer I find chametz as "extra" or "superfluous" like the angels response and absence of Hashem. Also the destruction came during Pesach.
Also day 3 and day 4 of Bereshis are 69 words (138 total).