23 Then Job answered:
2 “Today also my complaint is bitter;a
hisb hand is heavy despite my groaning.
that I might come even to his dwelling!
and fill my mouth with arguments.
and understand what he would say to me.
No; but he would give heed to me.
and I should be acquitted forever by my judge.
or backward, I cannot perceive him;
I turnc to the right, but I cannot see him.
when he has tested me, I shall come out like gold.
I have kept his way and have not turned aside.
I have treasured ind my bosom the words of his mouth.
What he desires, that he does.
and many such things are in his mind.
when I consider, I am in dread of him.
the Almightye has terrified me;
and thick darkness would cover my face!f
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