Job 3:12-22 NIV

12 Why were there knees to receive me1 and breasts that I might be nursed?

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13 For now I would be lying down2 in peace; I would be asleep and at rest3

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14 with kings and counselors of the earth,4 who built for themselves places now lying in ruins,5

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15 with rulers6 who had gold, who filled their houses with silver.7
16 Or why was I not hidden in the ground like a stillborn child,8 like an infant who never saw the light of day?9

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17 There the wicked cease from turmoil,10 and there the weary are at rest.11

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      18 Captives12 also enjoy their ease; they no longer hear the slave driver's13 shout.14

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      19 The small and the great are there,15 and the slave is freed from his master.

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      20 "Why is light given to those in misery, and life to the bitter of soul,16

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      21 to those who long for death that does not come,17 who search for it more than for hidden treasure,18

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      22 who are filled with gladness and rejoice when they reach the grave?19

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