The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
Absalom: make speed to depart, lest he overtake us suddenly, and bring
evil upon us, and smite the city with the edge of the sword.
SA2 15:15 And the king's servants said unto the king, Behold, thy
servants are ready to do whatsoever my lord the king shall appoint.
SA2 15:16 And the king went forth, and all his household after him. And
the king left ten women, which were concubines, to keep the house.
SA2 15:17 And the king went forth, and all the people after him, and
tarried in a place that was far off.
SA2 15:18 And all his servants passed on beside him; and all the
Cherethites, and all the Pelethites, and all the Gittites, six hundred
men which came after him from Gath, passed on before the king.
King James Bible