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,

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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?

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

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13 For now I would be lying down in peace; I would be asleep and at rest

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

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

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

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      18 Captives also enjoy their ease; they no longer hear the slave driver’s shout.

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      19 The small and the great are there, and the slaves are freed from their owners.

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