|Overview - 2 Samuel 16|
|1||Ziba, by presents and false suggestions, obtains his master's inheritance.|
|5||At Bahurim Shimei curse David.|
|9||David with patience abstains, and restrains others, from revenge.|
|15||Hushai insinuates himself into Absalom's counsel.|
2 Samuel 16:9 (King James Version)
Then said Abishai the son of Zeruiah unto the king, Why should this dead dog curse my lord the king? let me go over, I pray thee, and take off his head.