Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They that did feed delicately are desolate in the streets: they that were brought up in scarlet embrace dunghills.
The man tender in thee, and very delicate, his eye shall be evil upon his brother, and upon the wife of his bosom, and upon the remainder of his sons which he shall leave:
And Jehovah will say, Because the daughters of Zion were lifted up, and they will go extending the neck and ogling their eyes, going and tripping their going, and binding back their feet:
For this, the curse consumed the earth, and they dwelling in it, will transgress: for this, they dwelling upon the earth were burned, and those remaining, men of fewness.
Rise up, ye careless women; hear my voice, ye confident daughters; give ear to my word.
I likened the daughter of Zion to her becoming and delicate
Extending to the evil day, and ye will bring near the seat of violence;
But what went ye out to see? A man clothed in soft garments? Behold, those in glorious clothing, and being in luxury, are in royal abodes.
1 Timothy 5:6
And she living luxuriously is dead, living.
As much as she glorified herself, and led an insolent life, give her so much torture and grief: for in her heart she says, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and I should see no grief.
2 Samuel 1:24
Daughters of Israel weep for Saul, having clothed you with scarlet, with delights; bringing up ornaments of gold upon your garments.
She will not fear for her house from snow, for all her house put on double.
A certain man was rich, and was clothed in purple and fine linen, being daily splendidly gladdened:
They will be wet from the pouring rains of the mountains, and they embraced the rock from no shelter.
For death came up into our windows, it came into our palaces to cut off the child from without, the young men from the streets.
And he eagerly desired to fill his belly with the fruits of the horntree which the swine ate: and none gave to him.
For our soul was bowed down to the dust: our belly was glued to the earth.