'Stalks' in the Bible
However, suppose a person hates someone else and stalks him, attacks him, kills him, and then flees to one of these cities.
But she had brought them up to the roof of the house, and hid them with the stalks of flax, which she had laid in order upon the roof.
Pull out [some] stalks from the bundles for her and leave [them] for her to gather. Don't rebuke her."
The wicked stalks the righteous person, seeking to kill him,
You need not fear terror that stalks in the night, the arrow that flies in the day,
the plague that stalks in darkness, or the pestilence that ravages at noon.
because the price of a whore is a loaf of bread, and an adulterous woman stalks a man's precious life.
"I said, 'I will climb the palm tree, I will take hold of its fruit stalks.' Oh, may your breasts be like clusters of the vine, And the fragrance of your breath like apples,
O my downtrodden people, crushed like stalks on the threshing floor, what I have heard from the Lord who commands armies, the God of Israel, I have reported to you.
In measure, she shall be chastised in her stalks: he stays his rough wind in the day of the east wind.
Look! I [am] going to press [you] down in your place just as a utility cart full of mature stalks of grain [is pressed down].
But they do not know what the Lord is planning; they do not understand his strategy. He has gathered them like stalks of grain to be threshed at the threshing floor.
" 'On that day I will make the clans of Judah like a pan of fire among [sticks of] wood, and like a torch of fire among stalks of grain, and they will devour to [the] right and to [the] left all the surrounding peoples, and Jerusalem will be inhabited again [in] its place, in Jerusalem.