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Then said I, Lord, how long? And he answered, Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, and the houses without man, and the land be utterly desolate,
How long, O God, shall the adversary, reproach? Shall the enemy revile thy Name perpetually?
Return, Yahweh, oh how long? And have compassion upon thy servants;
How long shall the lawless, O Yahweh, How long shall the lawless exult?
Your country - is a desolation, Your cities - are consumed with fire, - Your soil - right before your eyes, foreigners are devouring it, And it is a desolation a very overthrow by foreigners;
And her gates shall mourn and lament, - And forsaken, on the ground, shah she sit.
Lo! Yahweh emptying the earth and laying it waste, - And he will overturn the face thereof, And scatter them who dwell therein.
And Laban said, Better that I give her to thee, than that I should give her to another man, - Abide with me!
In that day, shall his fortified cities become Like a neglected bough and a topmost branch, Which they neglected because of the sons of Israel, - So shall there be desolation.