as I recite my verses for the king;
my tongue is the pen of a skillful writer.
and your lips have been anointed with grace,t
since God has blessed you forever.u
clothe yourself with splendor and majesty.x
4 In your majesty ride forth victoriouslyy
in the cause of truth, humility and justice;z
let the nations fall beneath your feet.
a scepter of justice will be the scepter of your kingdom.
therefore God, your God, has set you above your companions
from palaces adorned with ivoryo
the music of the stringsp makes you glad.
9 Daughters of kingsq are among your honored women;
Forget your peoplew and your father’s house.
11 Let the king be enthralled by your beauty;x
people of wealth will seek your favor.
13 All gloriousc is the princess within her chamber;
her gown is interwoven with gold.d
her virgin companionsg follow her—
those brought to be with her.
15 Led in with joy and gladness,h
they enter the palace of the king.
you will make them princesi throughout the land.
17 I will perpetuate your memory through all generations;j
Here the king is addressed as God’s representative.
Or A Tyrian robe is among the gifts