“The service had the air of a protest,” Miriam Cantor-Stone, an intern at Lilith Magazine, told me after the gathering wrapped up.
Although sprightly, Lilith is unusually small for her age, and thereby the butt of ridicule from her classmates.
Should you shell out for Lilith Fair, or travel to Bonnaroo?
Thanks to an intimacy of some years with Beth Appleby, he knew all about Lilith's lispings and had often suggested valuable ideas.
And Lilith was rich; he had never known that—never suspected it.
Lilith smiled, but she left her hand in his, and a tinge of colour showed in the pale cheeks.
"I don't know," replied Lilith, affecting ignorance no longer.
No doubt "Lilith" or Miss Appleby had copied one of them into the column of provincial lispings.
As he mounted the stoep Lilith herself came forth to meet him.
I tell you, Lilith, you saved me that day as surely as though you had actually been within the room.
female evil spirit, in medieval Hebrew folklore the first wife of Adam, from Hebrew Lilith, from Akkad. Lilitu, which is connected by folk etymology with Hebrew laylah "night."