And the king said, Bring me a sword. And they brought a sword before the king.
1 Kings 3:23 Then the king said, "The one says, 'This is my son who is living, and your son is the dead one'; and the other says, 'No! For your son is the dead one, and my son is the living one.'"
1 Kings 3:25 The king said, "Divide the living child in two, and give half to the one and half to the other."