Proverbs 7:6-23 NAS

6 For 1at the window of my house I looked out 2through my lattice,

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7 And I saw among the a3naive, And discerned among the byouths A young man 4lacking csense,

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    • ¬ 7:7 - Lit "simple ones"
    • ­ 7:7 - Lit "sons"
    • ® 7:7 - Lit "heart"
      8 Passing through the street near 5her corner; And he dtakes the way to 6her house,

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        • ¯ 7:8 - Lit "steps"
          9 In the 7twilight, in the eevening *, In the fmiddle of the night and in the darkness.

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            • ° 7:9 - Lit "evening of the day"
            • ± 7:9 - Lit "pupil" (of the eye)
              10 And behold, a woman comes to meet him, 8Dressed as a harlot and cunning of heart.

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              11 She is 9boisterous and rebellious, Her 10feet do not remain at home;

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              12 She is now in the streets, now 11in the squares, And 12lurks by every corner.

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              13 So she seizes him and kisses him gAnd with a 13brazen face she says to him:

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                • ² 7:13 - Lit "She makes bold her face and says"
                  14 "hI was due to offer 14peace offerings; Today I have 15paid my vows.

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                    • ³ 7:14 - Lit "Sacrifices of peace offerings are with me"
                      15 "Therefore * I have come out to meet you, To seek your presence earnestly, and I have found you.
                      16 "I have spread my couch with 16coverings, With colored 17linens of Egypt.

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                      17 "I have sprinkled my bed With 18myrrh, aloes and 19cinnamon.

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                      18 "Come, let us drink our fill of love until morning; Let us delight ourselves with caresses.
                      19 "For imy husband is not at home, He has gone on a long * journey;

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                        • ´ 7:19 - Lit "the man"
                          20 He has taken a 20bag of money jwith him, At the full moon he will come home."

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                            • µ 7:20 - Lit "in his hand"
                              21 With her many persuasions she entices him; With her k21flattering lips she seduces him.

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                                • 7:21 - Lit "smooth"
                                  22 Suddenly he follows * her As an ox goes to the slaughter, Or as lone in fetters to the discipline of a fool,

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                                    • · 7:22 - Or "as a stag goes into a trap;" so some ancient versions
                                      23 Until an arrow pierces through his liver; As a 22bird hastens to the snare, So he does not know that it will cost him his life.

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