messes
2 Samuel 11:8
Then David said to Uri'ah, "Go down to your house, and wash your feet." And Uri'ah went out of the king's house, and there followed him a present from the king.
was five times
Genesis 45:22
To each and all of them he gave festal garments; but to Benjamin he gave three hundred shekels of silver and five festal garments.
1 Samuel 1:5
and, although he loved Hannah, he would give Hannah only one portion, because the LORD had closed her womb.
1 Samuel 9:22-24
22
Then Samuel took Saul and his servant and brought them into the hall and gave them a place at the head of those who had been invited, who were about thirty persons.
23
And Samuel said to the cook, "Bring the portion I gave you, of which I said to you, `Put it aside.'"
24
So the cook took up the leg and the upper portion and set them before Saul; and Samuel said, "See, what was kept is set before you. Eat; because it was kept for you until the hour appointed, that you might eat with the guests." So Saul ate with Samuel that day.
were merry
Proverbs 31:6
Give strong drink to him who is perishing, and wine to those in bitter distress;
Ecclesiastes 9:7
Go, eat your bread with enjoyment, and drink your wine with a merry heart; for God has already approved what you do.
Ecclesiastes 10:19
Bread is made for laughter, and wine gladdens life, and money answers everything.
Song of Songs 5:1
I come to my garden, my sister, my bride, I gather my myrrh with my spice, I eat my honeycomb with my honey, I drink my wine with my milk. Eat, O friends, and drink: drink deeply, O lovers!
Habakkuk 1:6
For lo, I am rousing the Chalde'ans, that bitter and hasty nation, who march through the breadth of the earth, to seize habitations not their own.
Matthew 11:19
the Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, `Behold, a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!' Yet wisdom is justified by her deeds."
John 2:10
and said to him, "Every man serves the good wine first; and when men have drunk freely, then the poor wine; but you have kept the good wine until now."