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Song of Solomon 8:6-8 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Set me as a seal on your heart,
as a seal on your arm.
For love is as strong as death;
ardent love is as unrelenting as Sheol.
Love’s flames are fiery flames
the fiercest of all.[a]
Mighty waters cannot extinguish love;
rivers cannot sweep it away.
If a man were to give all his wealth[b] for love,
it would be utterly scorned.

B Our sister is young;
she has no breasts.
What will we do for our sister
on the day she is spoken for?

Footnotes:

  1. Song of Solomon 8:6 Or the blaze of the Lord
  2. Song of Solomon 8:7 Lit all the wealth of his house

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