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I am flowing away like water, and all my bones are out of place: my heart is like wax, it has become soft in my body.
Then I said, The curse is on me, and my fate is destruction; for I am a man of unclean lips, living among a people of unclean lips; for my eyes have seen the King, the Lord of armies.
For I will not give punishment for ever, or be angry without end: for from me breath goes out; and I it was who made the souls.
By the life of God, who has taken away my right; and of the Ruler of all, who has made my soul bitter;
And she said to them, Do not let my name be Naomi, but Mara, for the Ruler of all has given me a bitter fate.
The heat of your wrath has gone over me; I am broken by your cruel punishments.
Sorrow for the day! for the day of the Lord is near, and as destruction from the Ruler of all it will come.