1 Kings 2:7-17 NAS

7 "But 1show kindness to the sons of Barzillai the Gileadite, and 2let them be among those who eat at your table; 3for they aassisted me when I fled from Absalom your brother.

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8 "Behold, 4there is with you Shimei the son of Gera the Benjamite, of Bahurim; now it was he who cursed me with a bviolent curse on the day I went to Mahanaim. But when 5he came down * to me at the Jordan, I swore to him by the LORD, saying, 'I will not put you to death with the sword.'

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9 "Now therefore, do not let him go unpunished, 6for you are a wise man; and you will know what you ought to do to him, and you will bring his gray hair down to cSheol with blood."

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    • | 2:9 - I.e. the nether world

      Death of David

      10 Then 7David slept with his fathers and was buried in 8the city of David.

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      12 And 11Solomon sat on the throne of David his father, and his kingdom was firmly established.

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      13 Now Adonijah the son of Haggith came to Bathsheba the mother of Solomon. And she said, "12Do you come peacefully?" And he said, "Peacefully."

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      14 Then he said, "I have something to say to you." And she said, "Speak."
      15 So he said, "You know that 13the kingdom was mine and 14that all Israel dexpected * me to be king; 15however, the kingdom has turned about and become my brother's, 16for it was his from the LORD.

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      16 "Now I am making one request of you; do not erefuse me." And she said to him, "Speak."

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        • ~ 2:16 - Lit "turn away my face"
          17 Then he said, "Please speak to Solomon the king, for he will not frefuse you, that he may give me 17Abishag the Shunammite as a wife."

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            •  2:17 - Lit "turn away your face"