9 Don't ever sit with a married woman, and don't share meals or indulge in wine with her, since your soul might be attracted to her and you might slip into destruction because of your passion.

References for Sirach 9:9

    • a 9:9 - Or <i>Don’t sit down at a meal.</i>
    • b 9:9 - Heb <i>in your passion; </i>LXX <i>in your blood</i>