Genises 2:15 And the Lord God took the man, and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.
Genisis 2:16 And the Lord God commanded the man saying Of every tree of the garden thou mayest freely eat.
Genisis 2:17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.
Genisis 2:18 And the Lord God said, It is not good that the man should be alone. I will make him an help meet for him.
Genisis 2:21 And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept, and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof.
Genisis 2:22 And the rib, which the Lord God had taken from the man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.
God told Adam not to eat of the tree of knowledge before Eve came to be. So in her defense……