I stay awake; 1 I am like a solitary bird on a roof.
It is better to live on a corner of the housetop 1 than in a house in company 2 with a quarrelsome wife. 3
It is better to live on a corner of the housetop than in a house in company with a quarrelsome wife. 1
There was a fortified 1 tower 2 in the center of the city, so all the men and women, as well as the city’s leaders, ran into it and locked the entrance. Then they went up to the roof of the tower.
One evening David got up from his bed and walked around on the roof of his palace. 1 From the roof he saw a woman bathing. Now this woman was very attractive. 2
Now David was sitting between the inner and outer gates, 1 and the watchman went up to the roof over the gate at the wall. When he looked, he saw a man running by himself.