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Sirach 29:16
Sinners will ruin their guarantor’s property,
Better than the shield of the mighty, and better than the spear:
There are some ungrateful sinners who abandon those who stand behind them, and they cause them loss of property.
A sinner will turn the favor of a pledge into misfortune,
A sinner wastes the property of his guarantor,
A sinner wastes the property of his guarantor,
A sinner wastes the property of his guarantor,
A sinner wastes the property of his guarantor,
A sinner will overthrow the prosperity of his surety,
A sinner will overthrow the prosperity of his surety,
A sinful man [or The sinner] and unclean fleeth the promiser. A sinner areckoneth to himself the good words of the borrower (or of the guarantor);
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