David flees Jerusalem
David and his followers fled from Jerusalem to escape Absalom. He sent Hushai back into the city as his spy.
Key passages
2 Sa 15:13–37

Then the messenger came to David, saying, “The hearts of the men of Israel have gone after Absalom.” Then David said to all his servants who were with him in Jerusalem, “Get up and let us flee, for there will be no escape for us from Absalom! Hurry to go, otherwise …

See also
Ps 3:title;