And immediately the king sent an executioner, and commanded his head to be brought: and he went and beheaded him in the prison,
He cried also in my ears with a loud voice, saying, Cause them that have charge over the city to draw near, even every man with his destroying weapon in his hand.
Then Nebuzar-adan the captain of the guard carried away captive into Babylon the remnant of the people that remained in the city, and those that deserted fell to him, with the rest of the people that remained.
Then Daniel answered with counsel and wisdom to Arioch the captain of the king's guard, who had gone forth to slay the wise men of Babylon:
And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.
The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wise man will appease it.