I am counted among those who go down to the pit;1 I am like a man without strength.2
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I am set apart with the dead, like the slain who lie in the grave, whom you remember no more, who are cut off3 from your care.
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You have put me in the lowest pit, in the darkest depths.4
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Your wrath5 lies heavily upon me; you have overwhelmed me with all your waves.6 "Selah"
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You have taken from me my closest friends7 and have made me repulsive to them. I am confined8 and cannot escape;9
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my eyes10 are dim with grief. I call11 to you, O LORD, every day; I spread out my hands12 to you.
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Do you show your wonders to the dead? Do those who are dead rise up and praise you?13 "Selah"
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Is your love declared in the grave, your faithfulness14 in Destruction ?
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Are your wonders known in the place of darkness, or your righteous deeds in the land of oblivion?
But I cry to you for help,15 O LORD; in the morning16 my prayer comes before you.17
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Why, O LORD, do you reject18 me and hide your face19 from me?
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