18 Then Bildad the Shuhitem replied:
2 “When will you end these speeches?n
Be sensible, and then we can talk.
3 Why are we regarded as cattleo
and considered stupid in your sight?p
is the earth to be abandoned for your sake?
Or must the rocks be moved from their place?s
5 “The lamp of a wicked man is snuffed out;t
the flame of his fire stops burning.u
the lamp beside him goes out.x
8 His feet thrust him into a net;c
he wanders into its mesh.
10 A noosef is hidden for him on the ground;
and dogk his every step.
13 It eats away parts of his skin;p
death’s firstborn devours his limbs.q
14 He is torn from the security of his tentr
burning sulfurv is scattered over his dwelling.
16 His roots dry up beloww
and his branches wither above.x
17 The memory of him perishes from the earth;y
18 He is driven from light into the realm of darknessb
those of the east are seized with horror.
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