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13 They quickly forgot what he had done;[a]
they did not wait for his instructions.[b]
14 In the wilderness they had an insatiable craving[c] for meat;[d]
they challenged God[e] in the wastelands.
15 He granted their request,
then struck them with a disease.[f]

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  1. Psalm 106:13 tn Heb “his works.”
  2. Psalm 106:13 tn Heb “his counsel.”
  3. Psalm 106:14 sn They had an insatiable craving. This is described in Num 11:4-35.
  4. Psalm 106:14 tn Heb “they craved [with] a craving.”
  5. Psalm 106:14 tn Heb “they tested God.”
  6. Psalm 106:15 tn Heb “and he sent leanness into their being.”sn Disease. See Num 11:33-34, where this plague is described.