Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let the mischief
His work shall return upon his own head, and his violent dealing shall come down upon his own pate.
So they shall make their own council and agreements to fall upon themselves; all that see them shall flee away.
And he shall bring upon them their own iniquity and shall cut them off in their own wickedness; yea, the LORD our God shall cut them off.
Then said Zeresh, his wife, and all his friends unto him, Let a gallows be made fifty cubits high, and tomorrow speak unto the king that Mordecai may be hanged upon it; then go in merrily with the king unto the banquet. And the thing pleased Haman, and he caused the gallows to be made.
So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the king's wrath was pacified.
Blessings are upon the head of the just, but the mouth of the wicked covers violence.
The wicked is snared by the transgression of his lips, but the just shall come out of the tribulation.
A fool's mouth is his destruction, and his lips are the snare of his soul.
Then all the people answered and said, His blood be on us and on our children.