22 Then Saul sent word to Jesse, saying, “Allow David to remain in my service, for I am pleased with him.”

Read 1 Samuel 16:22 Using Other Translations

And Saul sent to Jesse, saying, Let David, I pray thee, stand before me; for he hath found favour in my sight.
And Saul sent to Jesse, saying, "Let David remain in my service, for he has found favor in my sight."
Then Saul sent word to Jesse asking, “Please let David remain in my service, for I am very pleased with him.”