They are frightening and terrifying; they decide for themselves what is right. 1
But where, oh where, are your wise men? 1 Let them tell you, let them find out what the Lord who commands armies has planned for Egypt.
Your courtiers 1 are like locusts, your officials 2 are like a swarm of locusts! They encamp in the walls on a cold day, yet when the sun rises, they 3 fly away; 4 and no one knows where they 5 are. 6