Job 6:10-20 NIV

10 Then I would still have this consolation1-- my joy in unrelenting pain2-- that I had not denied the words3 of the Holy One.4

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11 "What strength do I have, that I should still hope? What prospects, that I should be patient?5

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12 Do I have the strength of stone? Is my flesh bronze?6

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13 Do I have any power to help myself,7 now that success has been driven from me?

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14 "A despairing man8 should have the devotion9 of his friends,10 even though he forsakes the fear of the Almighty.11

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15 But my brothers are as undependable as intermittent streams,12 as the streams that overflow

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16 when darkened by thawing ice and swollen with melting snow,13

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17 but that cease to flow in the dry season, and in the heat14 vanish from their channels.

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18 Caravans turn aside from their routes; they go up into the wasteland and perish.
19 The caravans of Tema15 look for water, the traveling merchants of Sheba16 look in hope.

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20 They are distressed, because they had been confident; they arrive there, only to be disappointed.17

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