Esther 5:1; Esther 6:4

Esther Prepares a Banquet

yOn the third day Esther put on her royal robes and stood in zthe inner court of the king's palace, in front of the king's quarters, while the king was sitting on his royal throne inside the throne room opposite the entrance to the palace.


And the king said, Who is in the court? Now Haman had just entered sthe outer court of the king's palace to speak to the king about having Mordecai hanged on tthe gallows1 that he had prepared for him.