Psalm 38:6-16 NIV

6 I am bowed down1 and brought very low; all day long I go about mourning.2

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7 My back is filled with searing pain;3 there is no health4 in my body.

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8 I am feeble and utterly crushed;5 I groan6 in anguish of heart.7

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9 All my longings8 lie open before you, O Lord; my sighing9 is not hidden from you.

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10 My heart pounds,10 my strength fails11 me; even the light has gone from my eyes.12

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11 My friends and companions avoid me because of my wounds;13 my neighbors stay far away.

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12 Those who seek my life set their traps,14 those who would harm me talk of my ruin;15 all day long they plot deception.16

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13 I am like a deaf man, who cannot hear,17 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 wait18 for you, O LORD; you will answer,19 O Lord my God.

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16 For I said, "Do not let them gloat20 or exalt themselves over me when my foot slips."21

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