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

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Lamentations 3:4
Beth My flesh and my skin he has made old; he has broken my bones.
Lamentations 4:8
Cheth Their visage is blacker than a coal; they are not known in the streets; their skin cleaves to their bones; it is withered; it is dry like a stick.
Job 30:30
My skin is black upon me, and my bones are burned with heat.
Psalm 119:83
For I am become like a wine skin in the smoke; yet I have not forgotten thy statutes.

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Genesis 43:1
And the famine was sore in the land.