1 Samuel 2:30

2:30 Therefore the Lord, the God of Israel, says, ‘I really did say that your house and your ancestor’s house would serve me forever.’ But now the Lord says, ‘May it never be! For I will honor those who honor me, but those who despise me will be cursed!

tn The infinitive absolute appears before the finite verb for emphasis.

tn Heb “walk about before.”

tn Heb “may it be far removed from me.”