Esther 2:21; Esther 3:2-3; Esther 4:2; Esther 5:9; Esther 6:10; Esther 6:12
In those days, while Mordecai sat in the king's gate, two of the king's chamberlains, Bigthan and Teresh, of those which kept the door, were wroth , and sought to lay hand on the king Ahasuerus.
And all the king's servants, that were in the king's gate, bowed , and reverenced Haman: for the king had so commanded concerning him. But Mordecai bowed not, nor did him reverence .
Then the king's servants, which were in the king's gate, said unto Mordecai, Why transgressest thou the king's commandment?
And came even before the king's gate: for none might enter into the king's gate clothed with sackcloth.
Then went Haman forth that day joyful and with a glad heart: but when Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he stood not up , nor moved for him, he was full of indignation against Mordecai.
Then the king said to Haman, Make haste , and take the apparel and the horse, as thou hast said , and do even so to Mordecai the Jew, that sitteth at the king's gate: let nothing fail of all that thou hast spoken .
And Mordecai came again to the king's gate. But Haman hasted to his house mourning, and having his head covered .