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Now my days are swifter than a post: they flee away, they see no good.

Bible References


Job 7:6
"My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle, and they come to an end {without hope}.
Esther 8:14
The mounted couriers on the royal horses went out without delay, urged by the king's word. The law was given in the citadel of Susa.

They flee away

Psalm 39:5
Look, you have made my days [mere] handbreadths, and my lifespan as nothing next to you. Surely every person standing firm [is] complete vanity. Selah
Psalm 89:47
Remember what my lifespan [is]. [Remember] for what vanity you have created all [the] children of humankind.
Psalm 90:9
For all of our days dwindle away in your rage; we complete our years like a sigh.
James 4:14
you who do not know {what will happen tomorrow}, {what your life will be like}. For you are a smoky vapor that appears for a short time and then disappears.