38 Then the prophet went and stood by the road waiting for the king. He disguised himself with his headband down over his eyes.

Read 1 Kings 20:38 Using Other Translations

So the prophet departed, and waited for the king by the way, and disguised himself with ashes upon his face.
So the prophet departed and waited for the king by the way, disguising himself with a bandage over his eyes.
The prophet placed a bandage over his eyes to disguise himself and then waited beside the road for the king.