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Our skin was black like an oven because of the terrible famine.

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Bible References


Lamentations 3:4
He hath worn out my flesh and my skin, hath broken my bones;
Lamentations 4:8
Darker than a coal, is their visage, They are not known in the streets - Their skin shrivelleth on their bones, is withered, become like a stick.
Job 30:30
My skin, turned black, and peeled off me, and, my bones, burned with heat:
Psalm 119:83
Though I have been like a wine-skin in the smoke, thy statutes, have I not forgotten.

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Genesis 43:1
But the famine, was severe in the land.