Slomon is inextricably linked in our minds to wisdom. Solomon is known as the epitome of wisdom. Early in his reign this designation was confirmed in the minds of all his subjects by the manner in which he proved which of two women who claimed to be a child’s mother really was the mother of the child. The Queen of Sheba had her breath taken away by Solomon’s wisdom and wealth. He was an extraordinary man. Being extraordinarily gifted can have its own set of challenges. Solomon experienced them. Solomon needed to exercise wisdom.