King James Bible

1:6 
And the young man that told him said, As I happened by chance upon mount Gilboa, behold, Saul leaned upon his spear; and, lo, the chariots and horsemen followed hard after him.
1:7 
And when he looked behind him, he saw me, and called unto me. And I answered, Here am I.
 
1:8 
And he said unto me, Who art thou? And I answered him, I am an Amalekite.
 
1:9 
He said unto me again, Stand, I pray thee, upon me, and slay me: for anguish is come upon me, because my life is yet whole in me.
 
1:10 
So I stood upon him, and slew him, because I was sure that he could not live after that he was fallen: and I took the crown that was upon his head, and the bracelet that was on his arm, and have brought them hither unto my lord.
 
1:11 
Then David took hold on his clothes, and rent them; and likewise all the men that were with him:
 
1:12 
And they mourned, and wept, and fasted until even, for Saul, and for Jonathan his son, and for the people of the LORD, and for the house of Israel; because they were fallen by the sword.
 
1:13 
And David said unto the young man that told him, Whence art thou? And he answered, I am the son of a stranger, an Amalekite.
 
1:14 
And David said unto him, How wast thou not afraid to stretch forth thine hand to destroy the LORD'S anointed?
 
1:15 
And David called one of the young men, and said, Go near, and fall upon him. And he smote him that he died.
 
1:16 
And David said unto him, Thy blood be upon thy head; for thy mouth hath testified against thee, saying, I have slain the LORD'S anointed.
 
1:17 
And David lamented with this lamentation over Saul and over Jonathan his son:
 
1:18 
(Also he bade them teach the children of Judah the use of the bow: behold, it is written in the book of Jasher.)
 
1:19 
The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places: how are the mighty fallen!
 
1:20 
Tell it not in Gath, publish it not in the streets of Askelon; lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised triumph.
1:21 
Ye mountains of Gilboa, let there be no dew, neither let there be rain, upon you, nor fields of offerings: for there the shield of the mighty is vilely cast away, the shield of Saul, as though he had not been anointed with oil.
1:22 
From the blood of the slain, from the fat of the mighty, the bow of Jonathan turned not back, and the sword of Saul returned not empty.
 
1:23 
Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in their death they were not divided: they were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions.
 
1:24 
Ye daughters of Israel, weep over Saul, who clothed you in scarlet, with other delights, who put on ornaments of gold upon your apparel.
 
1:25 
How are the mighty fallen in the midst of the battle! O Jonathan, thou wast slain in thine high places.
 

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