3 For I too was a son to my father, still tender, and cherished by my mother.

Read Proverbs 4:3 Using Other Translations

For I was my father's son, tender and only beloved in the sight of my mother.
When I was a son with my father, tender, the only one in the sight of my mother,
For I, too, was once my father’s son, tenderly loved as my mother’s only child.