But the people refused to listen to the voice of Samuel; and they said, "No! but we will have a king over us,
that we also may be like all the nations, and that our king may govern us and go out before us and fight our battles."
Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright 1952 [2nd edition, 1971] by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (Revised Standard Version - Holy Bible)