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Song of Songs 5 :: Darby Translation (DBY)

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Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:1 - I am come into my garden, my sister, my spouse; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk. Eat, O friends; drink, yea, drink abundantly, beloved ones!

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:2 - I slept, but my heart was awake. The voice of my beloved! he knocketh: Open to me, my sister, my love, my dove, mine undefiled; For my head is filled with dew, My locks with the drops of the night.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:3 - -- I have put off my tunic, how should I put it on? I have washed my feet, how should I pollute them? --

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:4 - My beloved put in his hand by the hole of the door; And my bowels yearned for him.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:5 - I rose up to open to my beloved; And my hands dropped with myrrh, And my fingers with liquid myrrh, Upon the handles of the lock.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:6 - I opened to my beloved; But my beloved had withdrawn himself; he was gone: My soul went forth when he spoke. I sought him, but I found him not; I called him, but he gave me no answer.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:7 - The watchmen that went about the city found me; They smote me, they wounded me; The keepers of the walls took away my veil from me.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:8 - I charge you, daughters of Jerusalem, If ye find my beloved, ... What will ye tell him? -- That I am sick of love.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:9 - What is thy beloved more than another beloved, Thou fairest among women? What is thy beloved more than another beloved, That thou dost so charge us?

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:10 - My beloved is white and ruddy, The chiefest among ten thousand.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:11 - His head is as the finest gold; His locks are flowing, black as the raven;

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:12 - His eyes are like doves by the water-brooks, Washed with milk, fitly set;

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:13 - His cheeks are as a bed of spices, raised beds of sweet plants; His lips lilies, dropping liquid myrrh.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:14 - His hands gold rings, set with the chrysolite; His belly is bright ivory, overlaid with sapphires;

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:15 - His legs, pillars of marble, set upon bases of fine gold: His bearing as Lebanon, excellent as the cedars;

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:16 - His mouth is most sweet: Yea, he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, yea, this is my friend, O daughters of Jerusalem.
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J. N. Darby translated the bible in 1890. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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