"You will not surely die," the serpent said to the woman.15
"For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God,2 knowing good and evil."
When the woman saw that the fruit of the tree was good for food and pleasing to the eye, and also desirable3 for gaining wisdom, she took some and ate it. She also gave some to her husband,4 who was with her, and he ate it.57
Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they realized they were naked;6 so they sewed fig leaves together and made coverings for themselves.78
Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the LORD God as he was walking8 in the garden in the cool of the day, and they hid9 from the LORD God among the trees of the garden.
But the LORD God called to the man, "Where are you?"1010
He answered, "I heard you in the garden, and I was afraid11 because I was naked;12 so I hid."
And he said, "Who told you that you were naked?13 Have you eaten from the tree that I commanded you not to eat from?14"
The man said, "The woman you put here with me15--she gave me some fruit from the tree, and I ate it."
Then the LORD God said to the woman, "What is this you have done?" The woman said, "The serpent deceived me,16 and I ate."
So the LORD God said to the serpent, "Because you have done this, "Cursed17 are you above all the livestock and all the wild animals! You will crawl on your belly and you will eat dust18 all the days of your life.