Do not abandon me to my oppressors!
Do not let the arrogant oppress me!
for your reliable promise to be fulfilled. 4
1 tn Heb “do justice and righteousness.”
2 tn Heb “be surety for your servant for good.”
3 tn Heb “my eyes fail for your deliverance.” The psalmist has intently kept his eyes open, looking for God to intervene, but now his eyes are watery and bloodshot, impairing his vision. See the similar phrase in v. 82.
4 tn Heb “and for the word of your faithfulness.”