Pr 7:2

7:2 live. See notes 2:18 and 3:2.

apple of your eye. Lit. “the little man of your eye,” a reference to the pupil, in which the image of the observer is reflected. The pupil admits light to the eye and must be protected from all harm (cf. Deut. 32:10; Ps. 17:8; Zech. 2:8).