Perfection of the living sacrifice

Could death have strengthened Sarah's influence over Avraham?

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Rabbi Yehuda HaKohen ,

Rabbi Yehuda HaKohen
Rabbi Yehuda HaKohen

Following her death, Sarah's powerful legacy continued to influence Avraham and play a major role in their family's development into a nation.

But how was Yitzḥak able to get out from under Avraham's towering shadow and win over Yishmael to recognize his place as their father's heir?