|The Message (MSG)
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14 "And now, here's what I'm going to do: I'm going to start all over again. I'm taking her back out into the wilderness where we had our first date, and I'll court her.
14 "Therefore I am now going to allure her; I will lead her into the desert and speak tenderly to her.
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