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Sirach 36:23
The stomach will accept any food, but one kind of food is better than another.
A woman will receive every man: yet one daughter is better than another.
If the woman is kind and gentle in her speech, her husband is the most fortunate of men.
The throat can swallow any food, yet some foods are more agreeable than others.
The stomach will take any food, yet one food is better than another.
The stomach will take any food, yet one food is better than another.
The stomach will take any food, yet one food is better than another.
The stomach will take any food, yet one food is better than another.
If kindness and humility mark her speech, her husband is not like other men.
If kindness and humility mark her speech, her husband is not like other men.
If there is a tongue of healing, [or of curing, (or of caring)], there is also (one) of assuaging, and of mercy; (and) the husband of her is not after (or like) (most of) the (other) sons of men.
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