Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Absalom rose up early, and stood beside the way of the gate: and it was so, that when any man that had a controversy came to the king for judgment, then Absalom called unto him, and said, Of what city art thou? And he said, Thy servant is of one of the tribes of Israel.
The murderer rising with the light kills the poor and needy, and in the night is as a thief.
For they sleep not, unless they have done mischief; and their sleep is taken away, unless they cause someone to fall.
When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
And when Moses' father-in-law saw all that he did to the people, he said, What is this thing that you do to the people? why sit you yourself alone, and all the people stand by you from morning unto evening?
1 Kings 3:16
Then came there two women, that were harlots, unto the king, and stood before him.