Song of Solomon 6:7-13 NIV

7 Your temples behind your veil1 are like the halves of a pomegranate.2

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8 Sixty queens3 there may be, and eighty concubines,4 and virgins beyond number;

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9 but my dove,5 my perfect one,6 is unique, the only daughter of her mother, the favorite of the one who bore her.7 The maidens saw her and called her blessed; the queens and concubines praised her.

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Friends

10 Who is this that appears like the dawn, fair as the moon, bright as the sun, majestic as the stars in procession?

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      Lover

      11 I went down to the grove of nut trees to look at the new growth in the valley, to see if the vines had budded or the pomegranates were in bloom.8

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      12 Before I realized it, my desire set me among the royal chariots of my people.a

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        • a 6:12 - Or "among the chariots of Amminadab"; or "among the chariots of the people of the prince"

          Friends

          Lover

          13 Come back, come back, O Shulammite; come back, come back, that we may gaze on you! Why would you gaze on the Shulammite as on the dance9 of Mahanaim?

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