11 “But the fig tree replied, ‘Should I give up my fruit, so good and sweet, to hold sway over the trees?’

Read Judges 9:11 Using Other Translations

But the fig tree said unto them, Should I forsake my sweetness, and my good fruit, and go to be promoted over the trees?
But the fig tree said to them, 'Shall I leave my sweetness and my good fruit and go hold sway over the trees?'
But the fig tree also refused, saying, ‘Should I quit producing my sweet fruit just to wave back and forth over the trees?’