1 Samuel 21:12
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New Living Translation
David heard these comments and was very afraid of what King Achish of Gath might do to him.

King James Bible
And David laid up these words in his heart, and was sore afraid of Achish the king of Gath.

Darby Bible Translation
And David took to heart these words, and was much afraid of Achish the king of Gath.

World English Bible
David laid up these words in his heart, and was very afraid of Achish the king of Gath.

Young's Literal Translation
And David layeth these words in his heart, and is exceedingly afraid of the face of Achish king of Gath,

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

21:12 Was afraid - Lest either their revenge or policy should prompt them to kill him. Perhaps he was the more apprehensive, because he wore Goliath's sword, which was probably well known at Gath. He now learned by experience what he afterward taught us, Psal 118:9. It is better to trust in the Lord, than to put any confidence in princes.

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