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Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting: neither were instruments of musick brought before him: and his sleep went from him.

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2 Samuel 12:16
David therefore earnestly sought God in behalf of the boy, - and David kept a fast, and used to go in and pass the night, and lie upon the ground.
2 Samuel 19:24
And, Mephibosheth, son of Saul, came down to meet the king, - he had neither dressed his feet, nor trimmed his beard, nor, his clothes, had he washed, from the day the king departed, until the day that he entered in peace.
1 Kings 21:27
And it came to pass, when Ahab heard these words, that he rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his flesh, and fasted, - and lay in sackcloth, and went softly.
Job 21:12
They rejoice aloud as with timbrel and lyre, and make merry to the sound of the pipe;
Psalm 137:2
Upon the willows - in the midst thereof, hanged we our lyres:
Ecclesiastes 2:8
I heaped me up, both silver and gold, and the peculiar treasure of kings, and provinces, - I provided me singing-men and singing-women, and the delights of the sons of men, a wife and wives.
Isaiah 24:8
Ceased hath the mirth of timbrels, Ended is the noise of the uproarious, - Ceased hath the mirth of the lyre:
Amos 6:4
Who are lying on beds of ivory, and sprawling on their couch of pleasure, - and eating the well-fed of the flock, and the fatted calves out of the midst of the stalls:
Jonah 3:3
So Jonah arose, and went his way unto Nineveh, according to the word of Yahweh, - Nineveh, being a city great before God, of three days' journey.
Revelation 18:22
And sound of harp-singers, and musicians, and flute-players, and trumpeters, - in nowise be heard in thee any more; and any artisan of any art, - in nowise be found in thee any more; and sound of millstone, - in nowise be found in thee any more;


Daniel 2:1
And, in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar dreamed dreams, - and his spirit, was troubled, and, his sleep, had gone from him.
Esther 6:1
During that night, the sleep of the king fled, - and he commanded to bring in the book of remembrance, the chronicles, and they were read before the king.
Psalm 77:4
Thou hast held, watching, mine eyes, I was driven to and fro, and could not speak;

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Job 30:31
Thus is attuned to mourning - my lyre, and my flute, to the noise of them who weep.