Psalm 38:11-21 NIV

11 My friends and companions avoid me because of my wounds;1 my neighbors stay far away.

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12 Those who seek my life set their traps,2 those who would harm me talk of my ruin;3 all day long they plot deception.4

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13 I am like a deaf man, who cannot hear,5 like a mute, who cannot open his mouth;

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14 I have become like a man who does not hear, whose mouth can offer no reply.
15 I wait6 for you, O LORD; you will answer,7 O Lord my God.

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16 For I said, "Do not let them gloat8 or exalt themselves over me when my foot slips."9

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17 For I am about to fall,10 and my pain11 is ever with me.

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18 I confess my iniquity;12 I am troubled by my sin.

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19 Many are those who are my vigorous enemies;13 those who hate me14 without reason15 are numerous.

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20 Those who repay my good with evil16 slander17 me when I pursue what is good.

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21 O LORD, do not forsake me;18 be not far19 from me, O my God.

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