24:7 David restrained his men with these words and did not allow them to rise up against Saul. Then Saul left the cave and started down 1 the road.
24:8 Afterward David got up and went out of the cave. He called out after Saul, “My lord, O king!” When Saul looked behind him, David kneeled down and bowed with his face to the ground. 24:9 David said to Saul, “Why do you pay attention when men say, ‘David is seeking to do you harm’?
1 tn Heb “went on.”