Bible VersionsNIV2 Samuel 14:24; 2 Samuel 14:28
2 Samuel 14:24; 2 Samuel 14:28 (New International Version)
But the king said, "He must go to his own house; he must not see my face." So Absalom went to his own house and did not see the face of the king.
Absalom lived two years in Jerusalem without seeing the king's face.
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