The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
and hath called all the sons of the king, and Abiathar the priest, and
Joab the captain of the host: but Solomon thy servant hath he not
KI1 1:20 And thou, my lord, O king, the eyes of all Israel are upon
thee, that thou shouldest tell them who shall sit on the throne of my
lord the king after him.
KI1 1:21 Otherwise it shall come to pass, when my lord the king shall
sleep with his fathers, that I and my son Solomon shall be counted
KI1 1:22 And, lo, while she yet talked with the king, Nathan the
prophet also came in.
King James Bible