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In their heat I will make their feasts, and I will make them drunken, that they may rejoice, and sleep a perpetual sleep, and not wake, saith the LORD.
And say to them, thus said Jehovah of armies, God of Israel, Drink ye and be drunken, and vomit and fall, and ye shall not rise from the face of the sword which I sent in the midst of you.
My heart wandered; trembling made me afraid: the evening twilight of my desire he put to me for fear.
And the Lord Jehovah of armies in that day will call to weeping and to wailing, and to baldness and to girding with sackcloth:
Belshazzar the king made great food for a thousand of his nobles, and before the thousand he drank wine.
For even to thorns surrounding them, and drinking to excess as drunkards, they shall be devoured as straw fully dried up.
And thou shalt be intoxicated, and thou shalt be hid; thou shalt seek a fortifiedplace from the enemy.
And I made drunk her chiefs and her wise, her prefects and her rulers, and her strong ones: and they shall sleep an eternal sleep, and they shall not rise up, says the King, Jehovah of armies his name.
How long shall I put counsels in my soul, grief in my heart the day? how long shall mine enemy rise up against me?
The mighty of heart were spoiled, they slumbered their sleep: and all the men of strength found not their hands.