Job 7:15-21 NIV

15 so that I prefer strangling and death,1 rather than this body of mine.2

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16 I despise my life;3 I would not live forever.4 Let me alone;5 my days have no meaning.6

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      17 "What is man that you make so much of him, that you give him so much attention,7

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      18 that you examine him every morning8 and test him9 every moment?10

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      19 Will you never look away from me,11 or let me alone even for an instant?12

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          20 If I have sinned, what have I done to you,13 O watcher of men? Why have you made me your target?14 Have I become a burden to you?a15

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            • b 7:20 - A few manuscripts of the Masoretic Text, an ancient Hebrew scribal tradition and Septuagint; most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text "I have become a burden to myself."
              21 Why do you not pardon my offenses and forgive my sins?16 For I will soon lie down in the dust;17 you will search for me, but I will be no more."18

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