Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And her latter state being bitter as wormwood; sharp as a two-mouthed sword.
To laughter I said, It is mad: and to gladness, What did this?
Good to hear the reproof of the wise one, above a man hearing the song of the foolish:
Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and thy heart shall do thee good in the days of thy youth, and go in the ways of thy heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: and know thou, that for all these God will bring thee into judgment
But Abraham said, Child, remember that thou didst receive thy good things in thy life, and Lazarus likewise evil things: and now here is he comforted, and thou art tormented.
Toil, and mourn, and weep: let your laughter be turned to mourning, and joy to dejection.
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.