2 Samuel 18:5
And the king commanded Joab and Abishai and Ittai, saying, Deal gently for my sake with the young man Absalom. And all the people heard when the king gave all the captains charge concerning Absalom.
1 Kings 1:6
And his father had not grieved him at any time in saying, Why doest thou so? and he was also a very comely man; and his mother bore him after Absalom.
He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child, shall in the end have him as a son.
Will he make many supplications unto thee? or will he speak softly unto thee?