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Chapter 14 3
Go to the king and speak thus to him.” So Joab put the words in her mouth. 4
When the woman of Tekoa came to the king, she fell on her face to the ground and paid homage and said, “Save me, O king.” 5
And the king said to her, “What is your trouble?” She answered, “Alas, I am a widow; my husband is dead. 6
And your servant had two sons, and they quarreled with one another in the field. There was no one to separate them, and one struck the other and killed him.