Job 6:15He compareth those friends which comfort us not in misery, to a brook, which in summer, when we need water, is dry, in winter is hard frozen, and in the time of rain, when we have no need, overfloweth with water.
Job 6:19They that pass thereby to go into the hot countries of Arabia, think to find water there to quench their thirst, but they are deceived.
Job 6:21That is, like to this brook which deceiveth them that think to have water there in their need, as I looked for consolation at your hands.
Job 6:22He toucheth the worldlings, which for necessity will give part of their goods, and much more these men, which would not give him comfortable words.
Job 6:24Show me wherein I have erred, and I will confess my fault.
Job 6:25He that hath a good conscience doth not shrink at the sharp words or reasonings of others, except they be able to persuade him by reason.
Job 6:26Do you cavil at my words because I should be thought to speak foolishly, which am now in misery?
Job 6:28Consider whether I speak as one that is driven to this impatience through very sorrow, or as an hypocrite as you condemn me.
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