This psalm is ascribed to David as his own composition (though it is outside the number a), after he had fought in single combat with Goliath.
and the youngest in my father’s house;
I tended my father’s sheep.
my fingers fashioned a lyre.
The Lord himself; it is he who hears.b
4 It was he who sent his messengerc
and took me from my father’s sheep,
and anointed me with his anointing oil.
but the Lord was not pleased with them.
6 I went out to meet the Philistine,d
and he cursed me by his idols.
I beheaded him, and took away disgrace from the people of Israel.
Other ancient authorities add of the one hundred fifty (psalms)
Other ancient authorities add everything; others add me; others read who will hear me