When I first heard Adam and the Ants perform “Stand and Deliver” on Solid Gold in 1981, I thought he was saying “Stand in Your Liver.” Here’s my response to the “Misheard Lyrics” writing prompt.
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In the section about Lilith, it talks about the exile elements of Lilith myths:
“So why would the ancient scribes make a point of writing a story in which Lilith is exiled …? The answer is that she was likely the ruling deity of a popular cult from some preexisting culture group. And just as Lilith was defeated by a new pantheon of gods and goddesses, so were her followers defeated by a conquering society.”
This got me to thinking …