The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
SA2 14:18 Then the king answered and said unto the woman, Hide not from
me, I pray thee, the thing that I shall ask thee. And the woman said,
Let my lord the king now speak.
SA2 14:19 And the king said, Is not the hand of Joab with thee in all
this? And the woman answered and said, As thy soul liveth, my lord the
king, none can turn to the right hand or to the left from ought that my
lord the king hath spoken: for thy servant Joab, he bade me, and he put
all these words in the mouth of thine handmaid:
SA2 14:20 To fetch about this form of speech hath thy servant Joab done
this thing: and my lord is wise, according to the wisdom of an angel of
God, to know all things that are in the earth.
King James Bible