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He made a pit, and digged it, and is fallen into the ditch which he made.
For without cause have they hidden for me their net in a pit; without cause they have digged it for my soul.
The proud have digged pits for me, which is not according to thy law.
Yea, ye overwhelm the fatherless, and dig a pit for your friend.
Shall evil be recompensed for good? For they have digged a pit for my soul. Remember how I stood before thee to speak good for them, to turn away thy wrath from them.
The nations are sunk down in the pit that they made; in the net that they hid is their own foot taken.
The wicked, in his pride, doth hotly pursue the afflicted. They shall be taken in the devices that they have imagined.
Let destruction come upon him unawares, and let his net which he hath hidden catch himself: for destruction let him fall therein.
That thou mayest give him rest from the days of evil, until the pit be digged for the wicked.
As for the head of those that encompass me, let the mischief of their own lips cover them.
Let the wicked fall into their own nets, whilst that I withal pass over.
So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. And the king's wrath was appeased.
Even as I have seen, they that plough iniquity and sow mischief, reap the same.
His own iniquities shall take the wicked, and he shall be holden with the cords of his sin.
Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein; and he that rolleth a stone, it shall return upon him.
He that diggeth a pit falleth into it; and whoso breaketh down a hedge, a serpent biteth him.