Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
2 Samuel 14:2
So Joab sent someone to Tekoa
to bring a clever woman from there. He told her, “Pretend to be in mourning: dress in mourning clothes and don’t put on any oil. Act like a woman who has been mourning for the dead for a long time.
1 Samuel 25:3
The man’s name was Nabal, and his wife’s name, Abigail. The woman was intelligent and beautiful, but the man, a Calebite,
was harsh and evil in his dealings.
There was a small city with few men in it. A great king came against it, surrounded it, and built large siege works against it.