A Miktam of David.
I have no good apart from you.”a
in whom is all my delight.
4 Those who choose another god multiply their sorrows;b
their drink offerings of blood I will not pour out
or take their names upon my lips.
you hold my lot.
I have a goodly heritage.
in the night also my heart instructs me.
because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.
my body also rests secure.
or let your faithful one see the Pit.
In your presence there is fullness of joy;
in your right hand are pleasures forevermore.
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