It makes the deep boil like a cauldron and stirs up the sea like a pot of ointment, 1
He makes the depths churn like a boiling cauldron and stirs up the sea like a pot of ointment.
"He makes the depths boil like a pot; He makes the sea like a jar of ointment.
"The crocodile makes the water boil with its commotion. It churns the depths.
He roils deep ocean the way you'd boil water, he whips the sea like you'd whip an egg into batter.
The deep is boiling like a pot of spices, and the sea like a perfume-vessel.
It makes the deep boil like a pot; it makes the sea like a pot of ointment.
He makes the deep boil like a pot; He makes the sea like a pot of ointment.
He maketh the deep
like a pot
like a pot of ointment
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It makes the deep
like a cauldron
and stirs up
like a pot of ointment,
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1 sn The idea is either that the sea is stirred up like the foam from beating the ingredients together, or it is the musk-smell that is the point of comparison.