II Samuel 11:5
“The woman conceived and sent word to inform David: “I am pregnant.””
This wasn’t what the king had planned to happen. His momentary lust and selfish actions had significant consequences.
This wasn’t a one sided relationship because there was no relationship. It was a ‘power grab’. Note that Bathsheba ‘sent word’ to David for she had no opportunity to ever speak with him.
God’s prophet, Nathan, described it this way…
II Samuel 12:4
“He took the ewe lamb that belonged to the poor man.”
Sin has consequences. It causes separation from God and brings chaos into the lives of people.