One day the King decides to leave his throne and his palace to to into the fields where he meets his laborers. What happens when the laborer sees the King in his field? Does he keep working? Does he run home and bathe and change his clothes?
In the Hebrew Scriptures, it was during the month of Elul that God showed great mercy to the Israelites who had sinned against Him in the wilderness. After interceding for Israel with God for the lives of the people he had recently delivered from Egypt, Moses returned to Mt. Sinai. After forty days and nights he came down from the mountain with the second set of commandments given by God.