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The King is dead

Obadiah stood with Ahab and Jehoshaphat outside Ramoth in Gilead. “Where are your royal robes, my king?” Ahab tipped his head toward Jehoshaphat. “The king of Judah deserves the glory for the victory we’re about to share. He’ll wear his royal robes from Jerusalem while I fight in the thick of it in disguise.” Biah […]

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10a A flask of oil – 674

“Do you know why Elijah chose you for this job?” The boy leaned forward. “No, Sir.” If Elijah asked for his help, it didn’t matter why. The man from Elijah glanced quickly around the market. “You’re young and unknown. No one here in Jezreel or over in Ramoth will look at you and think, ‘Important […]

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07c While dogs wait

Biah found Ahab looking over his new garden spot. Biah opened his mouth, closed it, and turned away. He fought to control his rising nausea and turned to face Ahab again. “You didn’t have to let Jezebel kill Naboth.” “You don’t know her, Biah.” Ahab crossed his arms. “It would have done no good.” “Good? […]

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06 Ahab at Aphek – 814

Obadiah hopped into Ahab’s chariot and cocked his head at the hawk which soared over their heads. A fresh breeze whispered from an almond grove behind them. “Feel it, my king. ‘The winter is past; the rains are over and gone. Flowers appear.’” “I’ll show you what I feel, Biah.” Ahab tapped the driver, and […]

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