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The Lover to His Beloved: You are a locked garden, 1 my sister, my bride; you are an enclosed spring, a sealed-up fountain.
You must not have sexual intercourse with your daughter-in-law; she is your son’s wife. You must not have intercourse with her.
If a man has sexual intercourse with his daughter-in-law, both of them must be put to death. They have committed perversion; 1 their blood guilt is on themselves.
Tamar, Judah’s 1 daughter-in-law, bore to him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.
You have stolen my heart, 1 my sister, 2 my bride! You have stolen my heart with one glance of your eyes, 3 with one jewel of your necklace.
Your lips drip sweetness like the honeycomb, my bride, honey and milk are under your tongue. The fragrance of your garments is like the fragrance of Lebanon.
Does a young woman forget to put on her jewels? Does a bride forget to put on her bridal attire? But my people have forgotten me for more days than can even be counted.
After three months Judah was told, 1 “Your daughter-in-law Tamar has turned to prostitution, 2 and as a result she has become pregnant.” 3 Judah said, “Bring her out and let her be burned!”
So she decided to return home from the region of Moab, accompanied by her daughters-in-law, 1 because while she was living in Moab 2 she had heard that the Lord had shown concern 3 for his people, reversing the famine by providing abundant crops. 4
Now as she and her two daughters-in-law began to leave the place where she had been living to return to the land of Judah, 1
Naomi said to her two daughters-in-law, “Listen to me! Each of you should return to your mother’s home! 1 May the Lord show 2 you 3 the same kind of devotion that you have shown to your deceased husbands 4 and to me! 5
So Naomi returned, accompanied by her Moabite daughter-in-law Ruth, who came back with her from the region of Moab. 1 (Now they 2 arrived in Bethlehem at the beginning of the barley harvest.) 3
Naomi then said to her daughter-in-law Ruth, “It is good, my daughter, that you should go out to work with his female servants. 1 That way you will not be harmed, which could happen in another field.” 2
He will encourage you and provide for you when you are old, 1 for your daughter-in-law, who loves you, has given him birth. She 2 is better to you than seven sons!”
Come with me from Lebanon, my bride, come with me from Lebanon. Descend from the crest of Amana, from the top of Senir, the summit of Hermon, from the lions’ dens and the mountain haunts of the leopards.
How delightful is your love, my sister, my bride! How much better is your love than wine; the fragrance of your perfume is better than any spice!
Look all around you! 1 All of them gather to you. As surely as I live,” says the Lord, “you will certainly wear all of them like jewelry; you will put them on as if you were a bride.
As a young man marries a young woman, so your sons 1 will marry you. As a bridegroom rejoices over a bride, so your God will rejoice over you.
I will put an end to the sounds of joy and gladness, or the glad celebration of brides and grooms throughout the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem. For the whole land will become a desolate wasteland.”
I will put an end to the sounds of joy and gladness, to the glad celebration of brides and grooms in these lands. 1 I will put an end to the sound of people grinding meal. I will put an end to lamps shining in their houses. 2