The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
saying, Ahithophel hath spoken after this manner: shall we do after his
saying? if not; speak thou.
SA2 17:7 And Hushai said unto Absalom, The counsel that Ahithophel hath
given is not good at this time.
SA2 17:8 For, said Hushai, thou knowest thy father and his men, that
they be mighty men, and they be chafed in their minds, as a bear robbed
of her whelps in the field: and thy father is a man of war, and will not
lodge with the people.
SA2 17:9 Behold, he is hid now in some pit, or in some other place: and
it will come to pass, when some of them be overthrown at the first, that
whosoever heareth it will say, There is a slaughter among the people
King James Bible