It was said, by a lady quite wise,
“I must act, before somebody dies!”
Ere David became rash,
She arrived (in a flash!) —
With speed, David she did advise.
COMMENTARY: See 1st Samuel 25:1-42 & James 3:2-6. Abigail saw a crisis about to explode — and, as a peacemaker, she proactively prevented the fire of violence before it could ignite. “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”