A Time To Die
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As for man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourishes. For the wind passes over it, and it is gone; and the place there shall know it no more.
My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle, and are spent without hope. O remember that my life is a breath: my eye shall no more see good. The eye of him that has seen me shall see me no more: your eyes are upon me, and I am not.
Man that is born of a woman is of few days, and full of trouble. He comes forth like a flower, and is cut down: he flees also as a shadow, and continues not.
And the time drew near that Israel must die: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in your sight, put, I pray you, your hand under my thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; bury me not, I pray you, in Egypt:
But God said unto him, You fool, this night your soul shall be required of you: then whose shall those things be, which you have prepared?