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They that did feed delicately are desolate in the streets: they that were brought up in scarlet embrace dunghills.

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Deuteronomy 28:54
The man that is tender among you, and very delicate, his eye shall be evil toward his brother, and toward the wife of his bosom, and toward the remnant of his children whom he hath remaining;
Isaiah 3:16
Moreover Jehovah said, Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, and walk with outstretched necks and wanton eyes, walking and mincing as they go, and making a tinkling with their feet;
Isaiah 24:6
Therefore hath the curse devoured the earth, and they that dwell therein are found guilty: therefore the inhabitants of the earth are burned, and few men left.
Isaiah 32:9
Rise up, ye women that are at ease, and hear my voice; ye careless daughters, give ear unto my speech.
Jeremiah 6:2
The comely and delicate one, the daughter of Zion, will I cut off.
Amos 6:3
-ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;
Luke 7:25
But what went ye out to see? a man clothed in soft raiment? Behold, they that are gorgeously apparelled, and live delicately, are in kings courts.
1 Timothy 5:6
But she that giveth herself to pleasure is dead while she liveth.
Revelation 18:7
How much soever she glorified herself, and waxed wanton, so much give her of torment and mourning: for she saith in her heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and shall in no wise see mourning.


2 Samuel 1:24
Ye daughters of Israel, weep over Saul, Who clothed you in scarlet delicately, Who put ornaments of gold upon your apparel.
Proverbs 31:21
She is not afraid of the snow for her household; For all her household are clothed with scarlet.
Luke 16:19
Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously every day:


Job 24:8
They are wet with the showers of the mountains, And embrace the rock for want of a shelter.
Jeremiah 9:21
For death is come up into our windows, it is entered into our palaces; to cut off the children from without, and the young men from the streets.
Luke 15:16
And he would fain have filled his belly with the husks that the swine did eat: and no man gave unto him.

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Psalm 44:25
For our soul is bowed down to the dust: Our body cleaveth unto the earth.

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