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Mordecai dressed in royal attire, mounted on a horse led by Haman, his foe, throughout the town and proclaimed by him to be the man "whom the king delighteth to honor" (6:11). The reversal of events in favor of Mordecai is portrayed as having begun even before Esther intercedes with the king on behalf people.