Lot's wife

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(Old Testament) when God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, Lot and his family were told to flee without looking back

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Lot's wife is not named in the Torah, but Thigpen has named her AhDoo in this opera.
As with Lot's Wife, Creech identifies in Schmidt's and Zschoche's picture new opportunities for audience identification that break out of state-imposed gender expectations.
Lot's wife turns back to gaze upon the ruins of her city--and meets swift retribution.
In the third essay in this section, "Remembering Lot's Wife: The Structure of Testimony in the Painted Life ofMary Ward," Lowell Gallagher focuses on ressourcement theology to trace the figural history of Lot's wife and its relationship to Mary Ward's career, concluding that "[t]he silent, patient witnesses to [her] legacy are the anonymous hands that invented a pictorial lexicon and grammar for expressing the strange but vital figural kinship between pillar of salt and the red chair in the Painted Life ' (96).
His body was found near the Lot's Wife sea-stack at around 1am.
A police helicopter and ambulance crews rushed to the scene but Mr Carson's body was found near the Lot's Wife sea-stack at around 1am and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
From biblical account, Lot's wife looked back and she became a pillar of salt.
Hannah simply told the story and allowed Zachary to find his way in it, rather than "tsk tsk-ing" at Lot's wife through direct comments or leading questions.
The poet Anna Akhmatova loves Lot's wife as transfixed she turns to a pillar of "translucent salt"
See - with gorgeous detail - Abraham stopped from sacrificing Isaac… or Lot's wife turn into a pillar of salt.
First is the voice of Yael as narrator, who informs us: 'There is a pillar to Lot's wife somewhere here, but I think of all this terrain as Her'.
Turning Lot's wife into a pillar of salt wasn't a healthy option, either.
Enter Lot's Wife, who famously defied God's command when she looked back at Sodom's demise and was turned into a pillar of salt.
114) Lot's wife, daughters, and betrothed sons-in-law are all unnamed in Genesis, and their anonymity may imply censure.