My teaching will drop like the rain, my sayings will drip like the dew, 1 as rain drops upon the grass, and showers upon new growth.
Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants.
"Let my teaching drop as the rain, My speech distill as the dew, As the droplets on the fresh grass And as the showers on the herb.
My teaching will fall on you like rain; my speech will settle like dew. My words will fall like rain on tender grass, like gentle showers on young plants.
My teaching, let it fall like a gentle rain, my words arrive like morning dew, Like a sprinkling rain on new grass, like spring showers on the garden.
My teaching is dropping like rain, coming down like dew on the fields; like rain on the young grass and showers on the garden plants:
May my teaching drop like the rain, my speech condense like the dew; like gentle rain on grass, like showers on new growth.
Let my teaching drop as the rain, My speech distill as the dew, As raindrops on the tender herb, And as showers on the grass.
as the rain
as the dew
as the small rain
upon the tender herb
and as the showers
upon the grass
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like the rain
, my sayings
like the dew
, as rain drops
, and showers
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1 tn Or “mist,” “light drizzle.” In some contexts the term appears to refer to light rain, rather than dew.