A Kent Family Adventure
David killing the giant Goliath is a famous story. After killing the giant with his slingshot, David ran over to Goliath and chopped off his head with the huge sword which he then kept as a souvenir of his victory. Later the sword was given to Ahimelech, the priest at Nob, perhaps as some sort of offering to God. David asked for it back when jealous King Saul was trying to kill him because of his popularity with the people.
“Where did they find it, Dad?” I ask, leaning forward. “Jerusalem?”
My dad shakes his head. “At a little site north of Jerusalem. Who knows how it got there ...