This Week's Story

Davidís Choice, Part 2

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David discovers a better answer than revenge.

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David looked at the woman kneeling at his feet and thought, “She is gorgeous and she has understanding. But, her words are disturbing me!  She asks, ‘Let me take the blame for my miserable husband’s behavior. Please, forgive me.’  Why should I forgive her?  Her husband Nabal cheated and insulted me.  My men and I protected his workers, sheep, and goats from attack when they were in danger.  Payment and gratitude are usual for such services.

“Yet, when I sent ten men to ask fairly for food,...  [continue reading]