and their wings touched one another. Each one went straight ahead; they did not turn as they moved.1
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Their faces looked like this: Each of the four had the face of a man, and on the right side each had the face of a lion, and on the left the face of an ox; each also had the face of an eagle.2
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Such were their faces. Their wings3 were spread out upward; each had two wings, one touching the wing of another creature on either side, and two wings covering its body.
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Each one went straight ahead. Wherever the spirit would go, they would go, without turning as they went.4
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The appearance of the living creatures was like burning coals5 of fire or like torches. Fire moved back and forth among the creatures; it was bright, and lightning6 flashed out of it.
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The creatures sped back and forth like flashes of lightning.7
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As I looked at the living creatures,8 I saw a wheel9 on the ground beside each creature with its four faces.
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This was the appearance and structure of the wheels: They sparkled like chrysolite,10 and all four looked alike. Each appeared to be made like a wheel intersecting a wheel.
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As they moved, they would go in any one of the four directions the creatures faced; the wheels did not turn11 about as the creatures went.
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Their rims were high and awesome, and all four rims were full of eyes12 all around.
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When the living creatures moved, the wheels beside them moved; and when the living creatures rose from the ground, the wheels also rose.