2 Samuel 14:1-6 CEBA

Absalom is restored

1 Now Joab, Zeruiah's son, could see that the king's mind was on Absalom.

References for 2 Samuel 14:1

      2 So Joab sent someone to Tekoa and brought a wise woman from there. He said to her, "Pretend to be in mourning. Dress in mourning clothes. Don't anoint yourself with oil. Act like a woman who has spent a long time mourning over someone who has died.
      3 Go to the king and speak to him as follows." Then Joab told her what to say.
      4 When the woman from Tekoa came to the king, she fell facedown, bowing low out of respect. "King, help me!" she said.
      5 "What is wrong?" the king asked her. "It's terrible!" she said. "I am a widow; my husband is dead.
      6 Your servant had two sons, but the two of them fought in the field. No one could separate them, and one struck the other and killed him.