23 The north wind brings forth rain, and a backbiting tongue, angry looks.24 (A)It is better to live in a corner of the housetop than in a house shared with a quarrelsome wife.
23 Like a north wind that brings unexpected rain is a sly tongue—which provokes a horrified look.
24 Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife.(A)
23 The north wind brings forth rain;And a backbiting tongue, an angry countenance.24 It is better to live in a corner of the housetop [on the flat roof, exposed to the weather]Than in a house shared with a quarrelsome (contentious) woman.(A)
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