Job 3:9-19 NIV

9 May its morning stars become dark; may it wait for daylight in vain and not see the first rays of dawn,1

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10 for it did not shut the doors of the womb on me to hide trouble from my eyes.
11 "Why did I not perish at birth, and die as I came from the womb?2

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12 Why were there knees to receive me3 and breasts that I might be nursed?

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13 For now I would be lying down4 in peace; I would be asleep and at rest5

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14 with kings and counselors of the earth,6 who built for themselves places now lying in ruins,7

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15 with rulers8 who had gold, who filled their houses with silver.9
16 Or why was I not hidden in the ground like a stillborn child,10 like an infant who never saw the light of day?11

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17 There the wicked cease from turmoil,12 and there the weary are at rest.13

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      18 Captives14 also enjoy their ease; they no longer hear the slave driver's15 shout.16

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      19 The small and the great are there,17 and the slave is freed from his master.

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