It came about when she pressed him daily with her words and urged him, that his soul was annoyed to death.
“As for me, is my complaint to man?
And why should I not be impatient?
With her many persuasions she entices him;
With her flattering lips she seduces him.
For many are the victims she has cast down,
And numerous are all her slain.
Then God said to Jonah, “Do you have good reason to be angry about the plant?” And he said, “I have good reason to be angry, even to death.”
And He said to them, “This is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many.
I tell you, even though he will not get up and give him anything because he is his friend, yet because of his persistence he will get up and give him as much as he needs.
yet because this widow bothers me, I will give her legal protection, otherwise by continually coming she will wear me out.’”