to whom I appointed the steppe for its home, the salt wastes as its dwelling place?
Let the desert and dry region be happy;
Then they will say, ‘Under these conditions I can enjoy sweet sleep when I wake up and look around.’”
The one who lacks wisdom
They howl in the streets because of what happened to the wine;
They did not ask: ‘Where is the Lord who delivered us out of Egypt, who brought us through the wilderness, through a land of desert sands and rift valleys, through a land of drought and deep darkness,