These are also parables of Solomon, which the men of Ezechias, king of Juda, copied out.
There was nothing in his house, nor in all his dominions, that Ezechias shewed them not.
And wolde to god that we hade now an Ezechias wich wold so handle the masse.
And Ezechias said to him: From a far country, they came to me out of Babylon.
On the fourth, an English play called Ezechias was performed before her.
And Ezechias asked the priests and the Levites, why the heaps lay so.
And another of great antiquity we meet with in the story of Ezechias; for so it is delivered in King.
Then Isaias the prophet came to king Ezechias, and said to him: What said these men, and from whence came they to thee?
Ezechias said: They saw all the things that are in my house: There is nothing among my treasures that I have not shewed them.
Thus saith the king: Let not Ezechias deceive you, for he shall not be able to deliver you.