Chumash Climaxes: Exploring the weekly Parsha’s curious conclusions! DECEPTION OF LOVE
The Final Verses of Parshat Toldot
Esau had great heartache over losing his parents approbation. Understanding how deeply they disproved of his marriage to evil idolatrous women, he sets out to recast himself as righteous by marrying Ishmael’s daughter. In truth it was only ploy to trick them with a deception of love!