But she increased her prostitution. She saw men carved on the wall, images of the Chaldeans carved in bright red, 1
Now once again there was war. So David went out to fight the Philistines. He defeated them thoroughly 1 and they ran away from him.
Then Esther again spoke with the king, falling at his feet. She wept and begged him for mercy, that he might nullify the evil of Haman the Agagite which he had intended against the Jews. 1