1 Samuel 25. David and Abigail, the code of honor and the woman of valor. This lesson teaches us major lessons about the Biblical code of honor and chivalry. This chapter teaches us the Biblical value of expected receiving for giving. In other words, when we give freely, there is an expectation of receiving freely, this is the unwritten code. Violation of this code is an insult of the highest degree. When Naval denies David rightful request for support, David is insulted to the point of violence. In steps Abigail, the wise and beautiful wife of Naval who makes peace. Her example is a role model for women throughout the centuries. With her husband's timely demise, David, so impressed by this woman's valor takes her to be his own wife. This lesson contains many valuable lessons about proper character and the proper forms of expressing honor and respect.