5 I would find out what he would answer me, and consider what he would say to me.
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6 Would he vigorously oppose me? No, he would not press charges against me.
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7 There the upright can establish their innocence before him, and there I would be delivered forever from my judge.
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8 “But if I go to the east, he is not there; if I go to the west, I do not find him.
9 When he is at work in the north, I do not see him; when he turns to the south, I catch no glimpse of him.
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10 But he knows the way that I take; when he has tested me, I will come forth as gold.
11 My feet have closely followed his steps; I have kept to his way without turning aside.
12 I have not departed from the commands of his lips; I have treasured the words of his mouth more than my daily bread.
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13 “But he stands alone, and who can oppose him? He does whatever he pleases.
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14 He carries out his decree against me, and many such plans he still has in store.
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15 That is why I am terrified before him; when I think of all this, I fear him.