"Will not all of them taunt1 him with ridicule and scorn, saying, " 'Woe to him who piles up stolen goods and makes himself wealthy by extortion!2 How long must this go on?'
Will not your debtorsa suddenly arise? Will they not wake up and make you tremble? Then you will become their victim.38
Because you have plundered many nations, the peoples who are left will plunder you.4 For you have shed man's blood;5 you have destroyed lands and cities and everyone in them.69
"Woe to him who builds7 his realm by unjust gain8 to set his nest9 on high, to escape the clutches of ruin!
You have plotted the ruin10 of many peoples, shaming11 your own house and forfeiting your life.
The stones12 of the wall will cry out, and the beams of the woodwork will echo it.