To all women who, like Lilith, want to be free, and who fight daily and without concessions for their dignity.
To the memory of my teacher, Éric Daubresse
The Bible tells us that, from the Earth, God created woman and man simultaneously. However, a little later, it explains that God makes Adam fall into a deep sleep and creates the woman who will become Eve from one of his ribs. So, we have two women: Eve, and Lilith, who is man's equal. What happened? Adam wanted to have sexual relations with Lilith and position her underneath him. Lilith did not understand why she should accept this when they had been created from the same matter. She did not want to have sex like this. Adam persisted in his desire and Lilith still refused. In this hopeless situation, Lilith pronounced