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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 most sensitive and refined man among you will look grudgingly at his brother, the wife he embraces, and the rest of his children,
Isaiah 3:16
The Lord also says:

Because the daughters of Zion are haughty,
walking with heads held high
and seductive eyes,
going along with prancing steps,
jingling their ankle bracelets,
Isaiah 24:6
Therefore a curse has consumed the earth,
and its inhabitants have become guilty;
the earth’s inhabitants have been burned,
and only a few survive.
Isaiah 32:9
Stand up, you complacent women;
listen to me.
Pay attention to what I say,
you overconfident daughters.
Jeremiah 6:2
Though she is beautiful and delicate,
I will destroy Daughter Zion.
Amos 6:3
You dismiss any thought of the evil day
and bring in a reign of violence.
Luke 7:25
What then did you go out to see? A man dressed in soft robes? Look, those who are splendidly dressed and live in luxury are in royal palaces.
1 Timothy 5:6
however, she who is self-indulgent is dead even while she lives.
Revelation 18:7
As much as she glorified herself and lived luxuriously,
give her that much torment and grief,
for she says in her heart,
“I sit as a queen;
I am not a widow,
and I will never see grief.”


2 Samuel 1:24
Daughters of Israel, weep for Saul,
who clothed you in scarlet, with luxurious things,
who decked your garments with gold ornaments.
Proverbs 31:21
She is not afraid for her household when it snows,
for all in her household are doubly clothed.
Luke 16:19
“There was a rich man who would dress in purple and fine linen, feasting lavishly every day.


Job 24:8
Drenched by mountain rains,
they huddle against the rocks, shelterless.
Jeremiah 9:21
for Death has climbed through our windows;
it has entered our fortresses,
cutting off children from the streets,
young men from the squares.
Luke 15:16
He longed to eat his fill from the carob pods the pigs were eating, but no one would give him any.

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Psalm 44:25
For we have sunk down to the dust;
our bodies cling to the ground.

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