Read Genesis 20:11 Using Other Translations
And Abraham said, Because I thought, Surely the fear of God is not in this place; and they will slay me for my wife's sake.
Abraham said, "I did it because I thought, There is no fear of God at all in this place, and they will kill me because of my wife.
Abraham replied, “I thought, ‘This is a godless place. They will want my wife and will kill me to get her.’