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And as soon as the lad was gone, David arose out of a place toward the south, and fell on his face to the ground, and bowed himself three times: and they kissed one another, and wept one with another, until David exceeded.

David exceeded

Bible References

And fell

1 Samuel 25:23
And, when Abigail saw David, she hastened, and alighted from off her ass, - and fell down before David upon her face, and prostrated herself on the ground;
Genesis 43:28
And they said - It is well with thy servant our father, he is yet alive. And they bent their heads and bowed them-selves down.
2 Samuel 9:6
Now, when Mephibosheth, son of Jonathan, son of Saul, came in unto David, he fell on his face and did homage. And David said, Mephibosheth? And he said, Lo! thy servant.

And they kissed

1 Samuel 10:1
Then took Samuel a flask of oil, and poured out upon his head, and kissed him, - and said - Is it not, that Yahweh hath anointed thee over his inheritance, as leader?
Genesis 29:11
And Jacob kissed Rachel, - and lifted up his voice, and wept.
Genesis 45:15
Then kissed he all his brethren, and wept upon them, - and, thereafter, his brethren spake with him.
2 Samuel 19:39
And, when all the people had passed over the Jordan, then, the king, passed over, - and the king kissed Barzillai, and blessed him, and he returned unto his own place.
Acts 20:37
And they all wept much, and, falling upon Paul's neck, they were tenderly kissing him;

David exceeded

1 Samuel 18:3
And Jonathan and David solemnised a covenant, - because he loved him as his own soul.
2 Samuel 1:26
I am distressed for thee, my brother, Jonathan! Delightful to me, exceedingly, - Wonderful, was thy love to me, passing the love of women.