The Hebrew word for love used here is not the typical word used for sexual activity.<quoted text>
King David and Jonathan were at the very least Bi-sexuals! And here is a link with much more info on that very subject! Bottom line,straight friends no matter how close don't get a "woody" when in the company of each other! Enjoy!
The story of King David and Jonathan's love for each other!
This word for love has clear political and diplomatic connotations.