Job 7:16-21 NIV

16 I despise my life;1 I would not live forever.2 Let me alone;3 my days have no meaning.4

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      17 "What is man that you make so much of him, that you give him so much attention,5

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      18 that you examine him every morning6 and test him7 every moment?8

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      19 Will you never look away from me,9 or let me alone even for an instant?10

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          20 If I have sinned, what have I done to you,11 O watcher of men? Why have you made me your target?12 Have I become a burden to you?a13

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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?14 For I will soon lie down in the dust;15 you will search for me, but I will be no more."16

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