Psalm 38:8-18 NIV

8 I am feeble and utterly crushed;1 I groan2 in anguish of heart.3

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9 All my longings4 lie open before you, O Lord; my sighing5 is not hidden from you.

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10 My heart pounds,6 my strength fails7 me; even the light has gone from my eyes.8

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11 My friends and companions avoid me because of my wounds;9 my neighbors stay far away.

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12 Those who seek my life set their traps,10 those who would harm me talk of my ruin;11 all day long they plot deception.12

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13 I am like a deaf man, who cannot hear,13 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 wait14 for you, O LORD; you will answer,15 O Lord my God.

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16 For I said, "Do not let them gloat16 or exalt themselves over me when my foot slips."17

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17 For I am about to fall,18 and my pain19 is ever with me.

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18 I confess my iniquity;20 I am troubled by my sin.

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