12070Re: [mythsoc] Crossdressing heroines and other things that remain
- May 10, 2004juliet@... [juliet@...] wrote:
> The main Biblical Tamar is one of David's daughters. Her half-brotherDon't forget Judah's daughter-in-law, Tamar, concerning whom Onan infamously
> Amnon lusted after her and tricked her into his bedroom, where he raped
> her and rejected her. It wasn't her fault, but it certainly is an
> unpleasant story.
spilled his seed. She also seduced her father-in-law to shame him. (Genesis
38) The child of that union was Perez, who was one of Jesus's forefathers (cf,
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