"As for you, son of man, take a 1sharpsword ; take and ause it as a barber'srazor on your head and beard. Then take2scales for weighing and dividebthe hair.
2"Onethird you shall burn in the fire at the center of the city, when the 3days of the siege are completed. Then you shall takeonethird and strike it with the swordallaroundcthe city, and onethird you shall scatter to the wind ; and I will 4unsheathe a swordbehind them.
3"Take also a few in number from dthem and bind them in the edges of your robes.