When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could not see, he called his older son Esau and said to him, “My son.”And he answered, “Here I am.”
His eyes are darker than wine,
and his teeth are whiter than milk.
My eyes have grown dim from grief,
and my whole body has become but a shadow.
then I will do this to you: I will bring terror on you—wasting disease and fever that will cause your eyes to fail and your life to ebb away. You will sow your seed in vain because your enemies will eat it.
My eyes are swollen from grief;
they grow old because of all my enemies.
I am weary from my crying;
my throat is parched.
My eyes fail, looking for my God.
“Since I couldn’t see because of the brightness of that light, I was led by the hand by those who were with me, and came into Damascus.
“The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eye is good, your whole body will be full of light.