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3 He who (A)loves wisdom makes his father glad,
but (B)a companion of prostitutes (C)squanders his wealth.
4 By justice a king (D)builds up the land,
but he who exacts gifts[a] tears it down.
5 (E)A man who flatters his neighbor
spreads (F)a net for his feet.
- Proverbs 29:4 Or who taxes heavily