“Samson went after the desire of his eyes; therefore, the Philistines put away his eyes, him, and put out his eyes” (Judges 16:2 as it is said, “And the Philistines laid hold of. Absalom had been pleased with their locks; consequently he had been hanged by their hair. And as it is said, “And ten of Joab’s young arms-bearers closed in and struck Absalom until he died” (Samuel II 18:15) because he had relations with the ten of his father’s concubines, therefore they thrust ten spears in him. ”
, yet is in not a way predictive of marital joy or how long the relationship lasts.
No body exemplifies this much better than Samson within the written book of Judges. Following their eyes—going after Delilah—is just just what wound up bringing Samson down. The rabbis link Samson’s eyes being poked call at the finish, into the exact same eyes leading him in to the relationship utilizing the lady that is philistine start with. (mais…)