27 If I say, ‘I will forget my complaint, I will change my expression, and smile,’
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28 I still dread all my sufferings, for I know you will not hold me innocent.
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29 Since I am already found guilty, why should I struggle in vain?
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      30 Even if I washed myself with soap and my hands with cleansing powder,
      31 you would plunge me into a slime pit so that even my clothes would detest me.
      32 “He is not a mere mortal like me that I might answer him, that we might confront each other in court.
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      33 If only there were someone to mediate between us, someone to bring us together,
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          34 someone to remove God’s rod from me, so that his terror would frighten me no more.
          35 Then I would speak up without fear of him, but as it now stands with me, I cannot.
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