"Then David fled from Nai'oth in Ramah, and came and said before Jonathan, ""What have I done? What is my guilt? And what is my sin before your father, that he seeks my life?"" "
"And he said to him, ""Far from it! You shall not die. Behold, my father does nothing either great or small without disclosing it to me; and why should my father hide this from me? It is not so."" "
"But David replied, a""Your father knows well that I have found favor in your eyes; and he thinks, 'Let not Jonathan know this, lest he be grieved.' But truly, as the Lord lives and as your soul lives, there is but a step between me and death."" "