:12 Hope deferred maketh the heart sick, but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life.
:11 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise Him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.
2 Sam 12
:1-7 God sends Nathan to David about his sin using a parable.
:8-13 David admits his sin.
:14-19 Nathan says the child will die, he fasted while the child was sick asking God to spare him.
:20 Once he heard the child had died, he washed, worshipped, and ate.
:21-23 The servants don't understand why now he will eat. He explains he didn't know if he kept seeking the Lord if the Lord would spare the child.
:24 He comforted Bathsheba and she bore Solomon. The Lord loved Solomon.
:25-31 Joab sent word to David of how the battle was going. David went out to meet him and captured the city.