Give strong drink to the one who is perishing,
Those who sit at the city gate gossip about me; drunkards mock me in their songs.
Those who are champions
They no longer sing and drink wine;
“‘And its drink offering must be one quarter of a hin for each lamb.
It is not for kings,
Those who get up early to drink beer are as good as dead,
You will be shocked and amazed!
Each one says,
“You who force your neighbor to drink wine
he must separate
When Abigail went back to Nabal, he was holding a banquet in his house like that of the king. Nabal was having a good time