and I find more bitter than death the woman whose heart is snares and nets, and her hands are bonds; whosoever pleases God shall escape from her, but the sinner shall be held prisoner in her.
The mouth of strange women is a deep pit; he that is abhorred of the LORD shall fall therein.
Therefore her house inclines unto death, and her paths unto the dead.
For the lips of the strange woman drop as a honeycomb, and her mouth is smoother than oil,
And when Delilah saw that he had told her all his heart, she sent and called for the cardinals of the Philistines, saying, Come up this time, for he has showed me all his heart. Then the cardinals of the Philistines came up unto her and brought the money in their hand.
to deliver thee from the strange woman, even from the stranger who flatters with her words,
With her much fair speech she caused him to yield; with the flattering of her lips she persuaded him.
But he does not know that the dead are there and that her guests are in the depths of Sheol.
For a whore is a deep ditch and a strange woman is a narrow pit.
For God gives to the man that is good in his sight wisdom and knowledge and joy, but to the sinner he gives travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to the one that is good before God. This also is vanity and vexation of spirit.