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33 And blessed be your discretion, and blessed be you who have prevented me this day from bloodguilt and from delivering myself by my own hand. 34 But as Yahweh lives,[a] the God of Israel who has prevented me from harming you, if you had not hurried and come to meet me, surely there would not have been one male[b] left alive for Nabal by the light of morning!” 35 Then David took from her hand what she had brought for him, and he said to her, “Go up to your house in peace. See, I have listened to your voice, and I have granted your request.”[c]

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  1. 1 Samuel 25:34 Literally “the life of Yahweh”
  2. 1 Samuel 25:34 Literally “one urinating against a wall”
  3. 1 Samuel 25:35 Literally “lifted up your face”

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