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of the grave: I am deprived of the residue of my years.
ISA 38:11 I said, I shall not see the LORD, even the LORD, in the land
of the living: I shall behold man no more with the inhabitants of the
ISA 38:12 Mine age is departed, and is removed from me as a shepherd's
tent: I have cut off like a weaver my life: he will cut me off with
pining sickness: from day even to night wilt thou make an end of me.
ISA 38:13 I reckoned till morning, that, as a lion, so will he break
all my bones: from day even to night wilt thou make an end of me.
ISA 38:14 Like a crane or a swallow, so did I chatter: I did mourn as a
dove: mine eyes fail with looking upward: O LORD, I am oppressed;
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