Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
“Stolen water is sweet;
bread eaten in secret is pleasant.”
2 Samuel 16:5
When King David came to
Bahurim, behold, there came out from there a man of the family of the house of Saul whose name was Shimei, the son of Gera; he came out cursing continually as he came.
2 Samuel 17:18
But a lad did see them and told Absalom; so the two of them departed quickly and came to the house of a man
in Bahurim, who had a well in his courtyard, and they went down into it.
2 Samuel 19:16
Shimei the son of Gera, the Benjamite who was from Bahurim, hurried and came down with the men of Judah to meet King David.
1 Kings 2:8
there is with you Shimei the son of Gera the Benjamite, of Bahurim; now it was he who cursed me with a violent curse on the day I went to Mahanaim. But when he came down to me at the Jordan, I swore to him by the Lord, saying, ‘I will not put you to death with the sword.’