Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Saul said, I will give him her, that she may be a snare to him, and that the hand of the Philistines may be against him. Wherefore Saul said to David, Thou shalt this day be my son in law in the one of the twain.
Then Pharaoh's slaves said unto him, How long shall this man be a snare unto us? Let the men go that they may serve the LORD their God; knowest thou not yet that Egypt is destroyed?
Behold, he travails with iniquity and has conceived of his own work and brought forth falsehood.
Those that seek after my life lay snares for me, and those that seek my hurt speak calamities and imagine deceits all the day long.
He that hates dissembles with his lips and lays up deceit within him;
The man that flatters his neighbour spreads a net for his feet.
For among my people were found wicked men: they lay in wait as he that sets snares; they set a trap of perdition to catch men.
Their tongue is as a sharp arrow; it speaks deceit: one speaks peaceably to his neighbour with his mouth but in heart he lays in wait.
1 Samuel 18:17
And Saul said to David, Behold I will give thee my elder daughter Merab to wife; only be thou valiant for me, and fight the LORD's battles. For Saul said to himself, My hand shall not be against him, but the hand of the Philistines shall be against him.
1 Samuel 19:11
Saul also sent messengers unto David's house to watch him and to slay him in the morning. But Michal, David's wife told him, saying, If thou save not thy life tonight, tomorrow thou shalt be dead.
1 Samuel 18:26
And when his slaves told David these words, it pleased David well to be the king's son-in-law, and the days were not expired.