The prophet Shmuel bears witness that Yonason loved Dovid "as he loved himself." But can anyone truly love another as they love themselves? Dovid himself attests to Yonason's great devotion as a manifestation of "M'ahavas Nashim" of the love of women! Vile are those who misrepresent the holiness embodied in these words and dare to misconstrue the source of this exemplary relationship between these two great tzaddikim! But what indeed does Dovid, future King of Israel, mean with these cryptic words?