To Do Now David on the run Name * After David's conversation with Ittai HaGitti - who comes to David? What does he (they) bring him? David tells them... How does David suggest that they can help him (while not being with him) Who is חושי? What does David tell him? What is David's plan for חושי? Does חושי agree with this plan? David still on the run Name Who comes next to David? What does he tell David (regarding his master)? How does David react to this? Who does David see next - that engages in an aggressive act? What does he do to David? Who requests permission to 'cut off his head'? Does David allow him to 'cut off his head' or anything similar? What is David's attitude? Avshalom Name * What does Avshalom ask David for permission to do? Why/when did Avshalom say that he made an oath to serve Hashem? How does David respond? Who does Avshalom send throughout the 12 tribes? What does he instruct them to do? Who did Avshalom take with him to Chevron? What does the Navi tell us about these men? Who does Avshalom 'win over' from David that is potentially very damaging for David? Avshalom reunites Name * David allows Yoav to bring Avshalom back with what stipulation? Does Avshalom abide by this? How long does Avshalom remain in Jerusalem without seeing David? Who does Avshalom summon? What happens? What does Avshalom demand from Yoav? Describe the reunion of Avshalom and David? What word/phrase indicates that possibly it wasn't a complete reconciliation? — Avshalom wins over people Name * What does Avshalom purchase? Why does he do this? Who did Avshalom greet at the entrance of the city? What did he ask? Why do you think he asked this? What two things did he say to them? What would Avshalom do instead of shaking hands with the people? Why do you think he did this? What did Avshalom steal? Review Name * Who was it that realized David missed Avshalom? Who did he send to talk to David? T or F Yoav told her to pretend she was someone she was not What story does she tell David? Does David say he'll help her? What does she 'fess up' to David? T or F: David is furious that he'd been 'duped' What does David tell Yoav after his meeting with the woman? What stipulation does David make regarding Avshalom's return? Who does Avshalom try to have a meeting with? What does Avshalom do when he is unable to reach him? Does this plan work? (Does he get his meeting?) Is there a reunion? Elaborate. Amnon and Tamar Name Who attacked Tamar? How does the Navi say he felt about her after he attacked her? Why did we say that was the case? Where did Tamar go to stay with? How did Avshalom treat Amnon? How many years does Avashalom act this way? What does Avshalom decide to do at the end of those two years? Who does he invite? Who does he ask special permission to come along? Why does he need special permission to invite him? review yud Name * Who did David send messengers to? why? What did the officers tell the king, about the messengers? What was done to the messengers? Where did they stay (for a while)? What did the people of Amon realize? Who did they hire? And for what? What problem did Yoav have to deal with (as army general)? What solution did he come up with? What plan did Yoav make with Avishai? How did the battles go? After the battle, what do the people of Aram do? How does David react to this? What happens in the end of the perek, with Aram? What do we learn from this? Name * In your opinion, what do we learn from these psukim? Perek Tet Name * David decides that he wants to.... He is advised to speak with.... This person (that he was advised to speak with) was.... This person tells him - yes - someone from his family is alive. His name is.... EC: Where was this fellow living? T or F - He is brought to David and he 'falls on his face' Why might this fellow be afraid of David? What does David tell him? What does David tell the Tziva? What do you think this whole episode tells us about David? What can we learn from him?