"Who shut up the sea behind doors1 when it burst forth from the womb,2
when I made the clouds its garment and wrapped it in thick darkness,3
when I fixed limits for it4 and set its doors and bars in place,5
when I said, 'This far you may come and no farther;6 here is where your proud waves halt'?7
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