"I made a covenant with mine eyes. Why then should I think upon a maid?
For what portion from God is there from above, and what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?
Is not destruction for the wicked, and a strange punishment for the workers of iniquity?
Doth not He see my ways, and count all my steps?
If I have walked with vanity, or if my foot hath hastened to deceit,
let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know mine integrity.
If my step hath turned out of the way, and mine heart walked after mine eyes, and if any blot hath cleaved to mine hands,
then let me sow and let another eat; yea, let my offspring be rooted out.
"If mine heart has been deceived by a woman, or if I have laid wait at my neighbor's door,