Let them be yours alone, never to be shared with strangers.
May your fountain1 be blessed, and may you rejoice in the wife of your youth.2
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A loving doe, a graceful deer3-- may her breasts satisfy you always, may you ever be captivated by her love.
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Why be captivated, my son, by an adulteress? Why embrace the bosom of another man's wife?
For a man's ways are in full view4 of the LORD, and he examines5 all his paths.6
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The evil deeds of a wicked man ensnare him;7 the cords of his sin hold him fast.8
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He will die for lack of discipline,9 led astray by his own great folly.10
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