21 “People listened to me expectantly, waiting in silence for my counsel.

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      22 After I had spoken, they spoke no more; my words fell gently on their ears.

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      23 They waited for me as for showers and drank in my words as the spring rain.

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      24 When I smiled at them, they scarcely believed it; the light of my face was precious to them.a

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        • Œ 29:24 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this clause is uncertain.
          25 I chose the way for them and sat as their chief; I dwelt as a king among his troops; I was like one who comforts mourners.

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