6 She exclaimed to the king, “Everything I heard in my country about your achievements* and wisdom is true! 7 I didn’t believe what was said until I arrived here and saw it with my own eyes. In fact, I had not heard the half of it! Your wisdom and prosperity are far beyond what I was told. 8 How happy your people* must be! What a privilege for your officials to stand here day after day, listening to your wisdom!