and might deliver all of them who through fear of death were all their lifetime subject to bondage.
2 Samuel 22:6
The cords of Sheol were around me. The snares of death caught me.
The cords of death surrounded me. The floods of ungodliness made me afraid.
2 Samuel 22:5
For the waves of death surrounded me. The floods of ungodliness made me afraid.
My heart is severely pained within me. The terrors of death have fallen on me.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me. Your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
the people who sat in darkness saw a great light, to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, to them light has dawned."
He shall be rooted out of his tent where he trusts. He shall be brought to the king of terrors.
Behold, and answer me, Yahweh, my God. Give light to my eyes, lest I sleep in death;
Yes, I will make many peoples amazed at you, and their kings shall be horribly afraid for you, when I shall brandish my sword before them; and they shall tremble at every moment, every man for his own life, in the day of your fall.
She went and sat down opposite him, a good way off, about a bow shot away. For she said, "Don't let me see the death of the child." She sat over against him, and lifted up her voice, and wept.
He was very thirsty, and called on Yahweh, and said, "You have given this great deliverance by the hand of your servant; and now shall I die for thirst, and fall into the hand of the uncircumcised?"
so that my soul chooses strangling, death rather than my bones.