1And when they saw me nod my head, they fell to the ground in a faint. 2And their armies were alarmed at the sight of the three kings lying prostrate on the ground (for they remained there for three hours, like corpses). 3Then they got up and said to one another, It is he. 4And finally they sat for seven days, discussing my affairs, reckoning up my cattle and possessions, and saying, We were aware, were we not, of the many good things that were sent by him to the villages and cities round about for distribution to the beggars, besides what was given away 1 So V: PS ‘lying about’. in his house? How is it that he is now reduced to this corpse-like condition?
1 So V: PS ‘lying about’.