"I have fellowship offeringsa1 at home; today I fulfilled my vows.
So I came out to meet you; I looked for you and have found you!
I have covered my bed with colored linens from Egypt.
I have perfumed my bed2 with myrrh,3 aloes and cinnamon.
Come, let's drink deep of love till morning; let's enjoy ourselves with love!419
My husband is not at home; he has gone on a long journey.
He took his purse filled with money and will not be home till full moon."
With persuasive words she led him astray; she seduced him with her smooth talk.522
All at once he followed her like an ox going to the slaughter, like a deerb stepping into a noosec623
till an arrow pierces7 his liver, like a bird darting into a snare, little knowing it will cost him his life.824
Now then, my sons, listen9 to me; pay attention to what I say.