"many a time have they afflicted me from my youth, yet they have not prevailed against me.
The plowers plowed upon my back; they made long their furrows."
The LORD is righteous; He hath cut asunder the cords of the wicked.
Let them all be confounded and turned back that hate Zion.
Let them be as the grass upon the housetops, which withereth before it groweth up,