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Proverbs 27:5-6New Living Translation (NLT)

An open rebuke
    is better than hidden love!

Wounds from a sincere friend
    are better than many kisses from an enemy.

New Living Translation (NLT)

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Proverbs 27:5-6New International Version (NIV)

Better is open rebuke
    than hidden love.

Wounds from a friend can be trusted,
    but an enemy multiplies kisses.

New International Version (NIV)

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Proverbs 27:5-6King James Version (KJV)

Open rebuke is better than secret love.

Faithful are the wounds of a friend; but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.

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