Reasoned within himself (dielogizeto en autwi). Imperfect middle, picturing his continued cogitations over his perplexity. Where to bestow (pou sunaxw). Future indicative deliberative, where I shall gather together. My fruits (tou karpou mou). So it is with the rich fool: my fruits, my barns, my corn, my goods, just like Nabal whose very name means fool ( 1 Samuel 25:11 ), whether a direct reference to him or not.