Though David must have breathed a sigh of relief when he received word that Uriah had died in battle, we’re told that Bathsheba mourned the death of Uriah.
And why wouldn’t she? He was a good man, an honorable man. And because of her, he was now a dead man.
After her time of mourning, David brought her to the palace and married her. I can imagine the public response was how kind that the king comforted the grieving widow by marrying her.
But God wasn’t fooled.
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