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Job 6:14-30

NIV 14 "A despairing man should have the devotion of his friends, even though he forsakes the fear of the Almighty. NIV 14 "A despairing man should have the devotion of his friends, even though he forsakes the fear of the Almighty. NIV 15 But my brothers are as undependable as intermittent streams, as the streams that overflow NIV 15 But my brothers are as undependable as intermittent streams, as the streams that overflow NIV 16 when darkened by thawing ice and swollen with melting snow, NIV 16 when darkened by thawing ice and swollen with melting snow, NIV 17 but that cease to flow in the dry season, and in the heat vanish from their channels. NIV 17 but that cease to flow in the dry season, and in the heat vanish from their channels. NIV 18 Caravans turn aside from their routes; they go up into the wasteland and perish. NIV 18 Caravans turn aside from their routes; they go up into the wasteland and perish. NIV 19 The caravans of Tema look for water, the traveling merchants of Sheba look in hope. NIV 19 The caravans of Tema look for water, the traveling merchants of Sheba look in hope. NIV 20 They are distressed, because they had been confident; they arrive there, only to be disappointed. NIV 20 They are distressed, because they had been confident; they arrive there, only to be disappointed. NIV 21 Now you too have proved to be of no help; you see something dreadful and are afraid. NIV 21 Now you too have proved to be of no help; you see something dreadful and are afraid. NIV 22 Have I ever said, 'Give something on my behalf, pay a ransom for me from your wealth, NIV 22 Have I ever said, 'Give something on my behalf, pay a ransom for me from your wealth, NIV 23 deliver me from the hand of the enemy, ransom me from the clutches of the ruthless'? NIV 23 deliver me from the hand of the enemy, ransom me from the clutches of the ruthless'? NIV 24 "Teach me, and I will be quiet; show me where I have been wrong. NIV 24 "Teach me, and I will be quiet; show me where I have been wrong. NIV 25 How painful are honest words! But what do your arguments prove? NIV 25 How painful are honest words! But what do your arguments prove? NIV 26 Do you mean to correct what I say, and treat the words of a despairing man as wind? NIV 26 Do you mean to correct what I say, and treat the words of a despairing man as wind? NIV 27 You would even cast lots for the fatherless and barter away your friend. NIV 27 You would even cast lots for the fatherless and barter away your friend. NIV 28 "But now be so kind as to look at me. Would I lie to your face? NIV 28 "But now be so kind as to look at me. Would I lie to your face? NIV 29 Relent, do not be unjust; reconsider, for my integrity is at stake. NIV 29 Relent, do not be unjust; reconsider, for my integrity is at stake. NIV 30 Is there any wickedness on my lips? Can my mouth not discern malice? NIV 30 Is there any wickedness on my lips? Can my mouth not discern malice?