Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it was told the king of Egypt that the people fled: and the heart of Pharaoh and of his servants was turned against the people, and they said, Why have we done this, that we have let Israel go from serving us?
And the heart
And the Egyptians were forcing the people on, to get them out of the land quickly; for they said, We are all dead men.
Their hearts were turned to hate against his people, so that they made secret designs against them.
Why have we
And this was done by all the rulers and the people who had taken part in the agreement, and every one let his man-servant and his servant-girl go free, not to be used as servants any longer; they did so, and let them go.
The unclean spirit, when he has gone out of a man, goes through dry places, looking for rest; and when he does not get it, he says, I will go back to my house from which I came.
2 Peter 2:20
For if, after they have got free from the unclean things of the world through the knowledge of the Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, they are again taken in the net and overcome, their last condition is worse than their first.
Even if a foolish man is crushed with a hammer in a vessel among crushed grain, still his foolish ways will not go from him.