Job 7:13-21 NIV

13 When I think my bed will comfort me and my couch will ease my complaint,1

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      14 even then you frighten me with dreams and terrify2 me with visions,3

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      15 so that I prefer strangling and death,4 rather than this body of mine.5

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      16 I despise my life;6 I would not live forever.7 Let me alone;8 my days have no meaning.9

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          17 "What is man that you make so much of him, that you give him so much attention,10

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          18 that you examine him every morning11 and test him12 every moment?13

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          19 Will you never look away from me,14 or let me alone even for an instant?15

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              20 If I have sinned, what have I done to you,16 O watcher of men? Why have you made me your target?17 Have I become a burden to you?a18

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                • b 7:20 - A few manuscripts of the Masoretic Text, an ancient Hebrew scribal tradition and Septuagint; most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text "I have become a burden to myself."
                  21 Why do you not pardon my offenses and forgive my sins?19 For I will soon lie down in the dust;20 you will search for me, but I will be no more."21

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