His eyes have been opened and he knows there are more with him than against!
15. And when the servant of the man of God was risen early, and gone forth, behold an host compassed the city with horses and chariots. And his servent said unto him Alas, my master! How shall we do?
16. And he answered, Fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them.
17. And Elisha prayed, and said, Lord, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the Lord opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.