Lust Woman and Wailing Woman are two daughters from the tribes who are sent to trick the boy gods Tohil, Auilix, and Hacauitz. Though the two women follow instructions, they also fall for the gods' tricks, which leads to the defeat of the tribes. Because of this, the tribes blame the women for their defeat, and Lust and Wailing Woman become the first sex workers.
Lust Woman and Wailing Woman Character Timeline in Popol Vuh
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...adolescent boys, they should send two beautiful maidens. They settle on two of their daughters, Lust Woman and Wailing Woman , and the tribes instruct the daughters to give in to whatever the boy gods... (full context)