38 On all the roofs in Moab
    and in the public squares
there is nothing but mourning,
    for I have broken Moab
    like a jar that no one wants,’
declares the Lord.
39 ‘How shattered she is! How they wail!
    How Moab turns her back in shame!
Moab has become an object of ridicule,
    an object of horror to all those around her.’

40 This is what the Lord says:

‘Look! An eagle is swooping down,
    spreading its wings over Moab.

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