2 Samuel 11:8

Overview - 2 Samuel 11
While Joab besieges Rabbah, David commits adultery with Bath-sheba.
Uriah, sent for by David to cover the adultery, would not go home.
14 He carries to Joab the letter of his death.
18 Joab sends the news thereof to David.
26 David takes Bath-sheba to wife.
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2 Samuel 11:8  (King James Version)
And David said to Uriah, Go down to thy house, and wash thy feet. And Uriah departed out of the king's house, and there followed him a mess of meat from the king.

go down
Psalms 44:21 ; Isaiah 29:15 ; Luke 12:2 ; Hebrews 4:13

Genesis 18:4 ; 19:2

there followed him
Hebrew there went out after him.
Psalms 12:2 ; 55:21

a mess
Genesis 43:34