The righteousmanperishes, and noman1takes it to heart ; And devoutmen are takenaway, while nooneunderstands. For the righteousman is takenaway from 2evil,
He enters into peace ; They rest in their abeds, Each one who 3walked in his uprightway.
"But comehere, you sons of a 4sorceress, 5Offspring of an adulterer and ba 6prostitute.
4"Againstwhom do you jest ? Againstwhom do you openwide your mouth And stick out your tongue ? Are you not children of 7rebellion, Offspring of deceit,
Who inflame yourselves among the c8oaks, 9Undereveryluxurianttree, Who 10slaughter the children in the dravines, Under the clefts of the crags ?
"Among the e11smooth stones of the fravine Is your portion, gthey are your lot ; Even to them you have 12poured out a drinkoffering, You have made a grain offering. Shall I h13relentconcerningthesethings ?