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Song of Songs 2 :: Legacy Standard Bible (LSB)

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[fn]I am the [fn]rose of Sharon,

The lily of the valleys.”

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[fn]Like a lily among the thorns,

So is my darling among the daughters.”

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[fn]Like an [fn]apple tree among the trees of the forest,

So is my beloved among the sons.

In his shade I had great desire and sat down,

And his fruit was sweet to my [fn]taste.

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“He has brought me to his [fn]house of banqueting,

And his banner over me is love.

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“Sustain me with raisin cakes,

Refresh me with [fn]apples,

Because I am lovesick.

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“Let his left hand be under my head

And his right hand embrace me.”

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[fn]I call you to solemnly swear, O daughters of Jerusalem,

By the gazelles or by the hinds of the field,

That you do not arouse or awaken my love

Until [fn]she pleases.”

The Bride Delights in Her Beloved

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[fn]The voice of my beloved!

Behold, he is coming,

Leaping on the mountains,

Jumping on the hills!

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“My beloved is like a gazelle or a young [fn]stag.

Behold, he is standing behind our wall;

He gazes through the windows;

He is peering through the lattice.

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“My beloved answered and said to me,

‘Arise, my darling, my beautiful one,

And come along.

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‘For behold, the winter is past,

The rain is over; it is gone.

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‘The flowers have appeared in the land;

The time for [fn]pruning has arrived;

And the voice of the turtledove has been heard in our land.

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‘The fig tree has ripened its figs,

And the vines in blossom have given forth their fragrance.

Arise, my darling, my beautiful one,

And come along!’”

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[fn]O my dove, in the clefts of the [fn]rock,

In the secret place of the steep [fn]pathway,

Let me see your appearance,

Let me hear your voice;

For your voice is sweet,

And your appearance is lovely.”

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[fn]Seize the foxes for us,

The [fn]little foxes that are wreaking destruction on the vineyards,

While our vineyards are in blossom.”

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[fn]My beloved is mine, and I am his,

He who shepherds his flock among the lilies.

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“Until the day breathes and the shadows flee,

Turn, my beloved, and be like a gazelle

Or a young stag on the mountains of [fn]Bether.”

LSB Footnotes
Lit crocus
Or apricot
Lit palate
Lit house of wine
Or apricots
Or it
Lit of the stags
Or singing
Or crag
Or cliff
Or young
Or ravines, a kind of spice

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