The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
abide in tents; and my lord Joab, and the servants of my lord, are
encamped in the open fields; shall I then go into mine house, to eat and
to drink, and to lie with my wife? as thou livest, and as thy soul
liveth, I will not do this thing.
SA2 11:12 And David said to Uriah, Tarry here to day also, and to
morrow I will let thee depart. So Uriah abode in Jerusalem that day, and
SA2 11:13 And when David had called him, he did eat and drink before
him; and he made him drunk: and at even he went out to lie on his bed
with the servants of his lord, but went not down to his house.
SA2 11:14 And it came to pass in the morning, that David wrote a letter
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