Lest thou fall into her netsi.
Lest thou be taken in her snares.
(f) 9:10–16. Precepts regarding friends and others
New wine is a new friend;
Know that thou marchest amid snares,
And converse with the wise.
And in the fear of God be thy boast.
(g) 9:17–10:5. The value of God-fearing wisdom as exemplified in rulers
Manuscript A, containing ch. 3:6–16:26; this consists of six leaves, and may be of the eleventh century.
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