So Hazael went to meet him, and took a present with him, all kinds of goods of Damascus, forty camel loads. When he came and stood before him, he said, 6"Your son Ben-hadad king of Syria has sent me to you, saying, 'Shall I recover from this sickness?'"
And Hazael said, "Why does my lord weep?" He answered, "Because I know 10the evil that you will do to the people of Israel. You will set on fire their fortresses, and you will kill their young men with the sword 11and dash in pieces their little ones and rip open their pregnant women."