"If I have walked in falsehood or my foot has hurried after deceit—
"If I have walked with falsehood, And my foot has hastened after deceit,
"Have I lied to anyone or deceived anyone?
"Have I walked hand in hand with falsehood, or hung out in the company of deceit?
If I have gone in false ways, or my foot has been quick in working deceit;
"If I have walked with falsehood, and my foot has hurried to deceit—
"If I have walked with falsehood, Or if my foot has hastened to deceit,
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|NET © Notes||
2 tn The “if” is understood by the use of the consecutive verb.
3 sn The verbs “walk” and “hasten” (referring in the verse to the foot) are used metaphorically for the manner of life Job lived.