The righteous person perishes, and nobody gives it a thought. Godly men are taken away, and no one understands that the righteous person is taken away from the evil yet to come.
Yes, those who live uprightly will have peace as they rest on their couches.
"But you, you witches' children, come here, you spawn of adulterers and whores!
Whom are you making fun of? At whom are you laughing and sticking out your tongue? Aren't you rebellious children, just a brood of liars?
You go into heat among the oak trees, under every spreading tree. You kill the children in the valleys under the cracks in the rocks.
Your place is among the smooth stones in the vadi; these, these are what you deserve; you pour out drink offerings to them, you offer grain offerings to them. Should I calmly ignore these things?