Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then the king returned out of the palace garden into the place of the banquet of wine; and Haman was fallen upon the bed whereon Esther was. Then said the king, Will he force the queen also before me in the house? As the word went out of the king's mouth, they covered Haman's face.

They covered haman's

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Bible References

The bed

Esther 1:6
Splendid fine white linen, and cerulean purple, made fast with cords of byssus and purple, upon rings of silver and pillars of marble: couches of gold and silver upon a tesselated pavement of marble, and marble and pearl and spotted marble.
Isaiah 49:23
And kings were thy supporters, and princesses thy nurses: their faces to the earth they shall worship to thee, and the dust of thy feet shall they lick up; and thou knewest that I Jehovah, that they shall not be ashamed waiting for me.

They covered haman's

Job 9:24
The earth was given into the hand of the unjust one: he will cover the faces of her judges; if not now, who is it?
Isaiah 22:17
Behold, Jehovah casting thee down, the casting down of a man, and covering, he covered thee.

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Proverbs 14:19
The evil bowed before the good, and the unjust at the gates of the just one.