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Song of Songs 5

NIV 1 I have come into my garden, my sister, my bride; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice. I have eaten my honeycomb and my honey; I have drunk my wine and my milk. Eat, friends, and drink; drink your fill of love. NIV 1 I have come into my garden, my sister, my bride; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice. I have eaten my honeycomb and my honey; I have drunk my wine and my milk. Eat, friends, and drink; drink your fill of love. NIV 2 I slept but my heart was awake. Listen! My beloved is knocking: “Open to me, my sister, my darling, my dove, my flawless one. My head is drenched with dew, my hair with the dampness of the night.” NIV 2 I slept but my heart was awake. Listen! My beloved is knocking: “Open to me, my sister, my darling, my dove, my flawless one. My head is drenched with dew, my hair with the dampness of the night.” NIV 3 I have taken off my robe— must I put it on again? I have washed my feet— must I soil them again? NIV 3 I have taken off my robe— must I put it on again? I have washed my feet— must I soil them again? NIV 4 My beloved thrust his hand through the latch-opening; my heart began to pound for him. NIV 4 My beloved thrust his hand through the latch-opening; my heart began to pound for him. NIV 5 I arose to open for my beloved, and my hands dripped with myrrh, my fingers with flowing myrrh, on the handles of the bolt. NIV 5 I arose to open for my beloved, and my hands dripped with myrrh, my fingers with flowing myrrh, on the handles of the bolt. NIV 6 I opened for my beloved, but my beloved had left; he was gone. My heart sank at his departure.I looked for him but did not find him. I called him but he did not answer. NIV 6 I opened for my beloved, but my beloved had left; he was gone. My heart sank at his departure.I looked for him but did not find him. I called him but he did not answer. NIV 7 The watchmen found me as they made their rounds in the city. They beat me, they bruised me; they took away my cloak, those watchmen of the walls! NIV 7 The watchmen found me as they made their rounds in the city. They beat me, they bruised me; they took away my cloak, those watchmen of the walls! NIV 8 Daughters of Jerusalem, I charge you— if you find my beloved, what will you tell him? Tell him I am faint with love. NIV 8 Daughters of Jerusalem, I charge you— if you find my beloved, what will you tell him? Tell him I am faint with love. NIV 9 How is your beloved better than others, most beautiful of women? How is your beloved better than others, that you so charge us? NIV 9 How is your beloved better than others, most beautiful of women? How is your beloved better than others, that you so charge us? NIV 10 My beloved is radiant and ruddy, outstanding among ten thousand. NIV 10 My beloved is radiant and ruddy, outstanding among ten thousand. NIV 11 His head is purest gold; his hair is wavy and black as a raven. NIV 11 His head is purest gold; his hair is wavy and black as a raven. NIV 12 His eyes are like doves by the water streams, washed in milk, mounted like jewels. NIV 12 His eyes are like doves by the water streams, washed in milk, mounted like jewels. NIV 13 His cheeks are like beds of spice yielding perfume. His lips are like lilies dripping with myrrh. NIV 13 His cheeks are like beds of spice yielding perfume. His lips are like lilies dripping with myrrh. NIV 14 His arms are rods of gold set with topaz. His body is like polished ivory decorated with lapis lazuli. NIV 14 His arms are rods of gold set with topaz. His body is like polished ivory decorated with lapis lazuli. NIV 15 His legs are pillars of marble set on bases of pure gold. His appearance is like Lebanon, choice as its cedars. NIV 15 His legs are pillars of marble set on bases of pure gold. His appearance is like Lebanon, choice as its cedars. NIV 16 His mouth is sweetness itself; he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, this is my friend, daughters of Jerusalem. NIV 16 His mouth is sweetness itself; he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, this is my friend, daughters of Jerusalem.