Job 30:3

Overview - Job 30
Job's honour is turned into extreme contempt;
15 and his prosperity into calamity.
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Job 30:3  (King James Version)
For want and famine they were solitary; fleeing into the wilderness in former time desolate and waste.

or, dark as the night.

fleeing into
24:5 Hebrews 11:38

in former time
Hebrew yesternight.