Judges 5:8; Judges 15:13; Judges 16:11-12
"New gods were chosen; Then war was in the gates. Not a shield or a spear was seen Among forty thousand in Israel.
So they said to him, "No, but we will bind you fast and give you into their hands; yet surely we will not kill you." Then they bound him with two new ropes and brought him up from the rock.
He said to her, "If they bind me tightly with new ropes which have not been used, then I will become weak and be like any other man."
So Delilah took new ropes and bound him with them and said to him, "The Philistines are upon you, Samson!" For the men were lying in wait in the inner room. But he snapped the ropes from his arms like a thread.