Taste 1 and see that the Lord is good! How blessed 2 is the one 3 who takes shelter in him! 4
And the people went about and gathered it, and ground it with mills or pounded it in mortars; they baked it in pans and made cakes of it. It tasted like fresh olive oil. 1
He altered his behavior in their presence. 1 Since he was in their power, 2 he pretended to be insane, making marks on the doors of the gate and letting his saliva run down his beard.
Written by David, when he pretended to be insane before Abimelech, causing the king to send him away. 2 I will praise 3 the Lord at all times; my mouth will continually praise him. 4
“From its earliest days Moab has lived undisturbed. It has never been taken into exile. Its people are like wine allowed to settle undisturbed on its dregs, never poured out from one jar to another. They are like wine which tastes like it always did, whose aroma has remained unchanged. 1