16 In the dark, thieves break into houses, but by day they shut themselves in; they want nothing to do with the light.
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17 For all of them, midnight is their morning; they make friends with the terrors of darkness.
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18 “Yet they are foam on the surface of the water; their portion of the land is cursed, so that no one goes to the vineyards.
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19 As heat and drought snatch away the melted snow, so the grave snatches away those who have sinned.
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20 The womb forgets them, the worm feasts on them; the wicked are no longer remembered but are broken like a tree.
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21 They prey on the barren and childless woman, and to the widow they show no kindness.
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22 But God drags away the mighty by his power; though they become established, they have no assurance of life.
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23 He may let them rest in a feeling of security, but his eyes are on their ways.
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24 For a little while they are exalted, and then they are gone; they are brought low and gathered up like all others; they are cut off like heads of grain.
25 “If this is not so, who can prove me false and reduce my words to nothing?”
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