How much less man -- a grub, And the son of man -- a worm!
where their worm is not dying, and the fire is not being quenched.
Brought down to Sheol hath been thine excellency, The noise of thy psaltery, Under thee spread out hath been the worm, Yea, covering thee is the worm.
vineyards thou dost plant, and hast laboured, and wine thou dost not drink nor gather, for the worm doth consume it;
And God appointeth a worm at the going up of the dawn on the morrow, and it smiteth the gourd, and it drieth up.
and they have not hearkened unto Moses, and some of them do leave of it till morning, and it bringeth up worms and stinketh; and Moses is wroth with them.
And they let it rest until the morning, as Moses hath commanded, and it hath not stank, and a worm hath not been in it.
Clothed hath been my flesh with worms, And a clod of dust, My skin hath been shrivelled and is loathsome,
To corruption I have called: -- 'Thou art my father.' 'My mother' and 'my sister' -- to the worm.
and presently there smote him a messenger of the Lord, because he did not give the glory to God, and having been eaten of worms, he expired.
Together -- on the dust they lie down, And the worm doth cover them over.
Forget him doth the womb, Sweeten on him doth the worm, No more is he remembered, And broken as a tree is wickedness.
And they have gone forth, And looked on the carcases of the men Who are transgressing against me, For their worm dieth not, And their fire is not quenched, And they have been an abhorrence to all flesh!
Fear not, O worm Jacob, ye men of Israel, I helped thee, an affirmation of Jehovah, Even thy redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
And I am a worm, and no man, A reproach of man, and despised of the people.
where their worm is not dying, and the fire is not being quenched;