I have perfumed my bed1 with myrrh,2 aloes and cinnamon.
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Come, let's drink deep of love till morning; let's enjoy ourselves with love!3
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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.4
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All at once he followed her like an ox going to the slaughter, like a deer stepping into a noose5
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till an arrow pierces6 his liver, like a bird darting into a snare, little knowing it will cost him his life.7
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Now then, my sons, listen8 to me; pay attention to what I say.
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Do not let your heart turn to her ways or stray into her paths.9
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Many are the victims she has brought down; her slain are a mighty throng.
Her house is a highway to the grave, leading down to the chambers of death.10
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