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For my sighing cometh before I eat, and my roarings are poured out like the waters.

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My sighing

Job 7:19
How long wilt thou not look away from me? Wilt thou not let me alone, till I can swallow my spittle?
Psalm 80:5
Thou hast fed them with the food of tears, And hast caused them to drink the water of weeping in threefold abundance.
Psalm 102:9
For, ashes - like bread, have I eaten, And, my drink - with my tears, have I mingled;

My roarings

Psalm 22:1
My GOD, my GOD, why hast thou forsaken me? Far from saving me, The words of my loud lamentation?
Psalm 32:3
When I kept silence, my bones became worn out, Through my groaning all the day;
Psalm 38:8
I am benumbed and crushed exceedingly, - I have cried aloud because of the groaning of my heart.
Isaiah 59:11
We growl like bears all of us, And, like doves, do we, mournfully coo, - We wait For justice, and there is none, For salvation it is far from us!
Lamentations 3:8
Yea, when I make outcry and implore, he hath shut out my prayer;

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Ezekiel 12:18
Son of man, Thy bread, with trembling, shalt thou eat, - And thy water, in agitation and in fear, shalt thou drink.