The grave; and the barren womb; the earth that is not filled with water; and the fire that saith not, It is enough.
He evil entreateth the barren that beareth not: and doeth not good to the widow.
Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who hath begotten me these, seeing I have lost my children, and am desolate, a captive, and removing to and fro? and who hath brought up these? Behold, I was left alone; these, where had they been?
And if he have no daughter, then ye shall give his inheritance unto his brethren.
For, behold, the days are coming, in the which they shall say, Blessed are the barren, and the wombs that never bare, and the paps which never gave suck.
Sing, O barren, thou that didst not bear; break forth into singing, and cry aloud, thou that didst not travail with child: for more are the children of the desolate than the children of the married wife, saith the LORD.