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And they shall be gathered together, as prisoners are gathered in the pit, and shall be shut up in the prison, and after many days shall they be visited.
Terror and pit and snare, - are upon thee, O inhabitant of the earth!
And they shall enter into the holes of the rocks, and into the caves of clay, - Because of the terribleness of Yahweh, And for his majestic splendour, When he ariseth to shake terribly the earth.
So these five kings fled, - and hid themselves in a cave, at Makkedah.
As prisoners are gathered
Then took they Jeremiah and cast him into the dungeon of Malchiah son of the king, which was in the guard-court, and they let Jeremiah down with ropes, - now, in the dungeon, was no water only mire, so Jeremiah sank in the mire.
As for thee also, - By the blood of thy covenant, have I sent forth thy prisoners out of a pit, wherein is no water.