1 Kings 2:8

And, behold, you have with you Shimei the son of Gera, a Benjamite of Bahurim, who cursed me with a grievous curse in the day when I went to Mahanaim: but he came down to meet me at Jordan, and I swore to him by the LORD, saying, I will not put you to death with the sword.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Curse. Saying, Go out, 2 Kings xvi. 5. Camp. Hebrew Machanayim. (Haydock) Sword. He would revenge his private wrongs, but reserved the punishment of a notorious offender, till a time when passion would have no influence. Solomon was not bound by the personal oath of his father.

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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