Open 1 my eyes so I can truly see 2 the marvelous things in your law!
Commit 1 your works 2 to the Lord, and your plans will be established. 3
It wraps its roots around a heap 1 of stones 2 and it looks 3 for a place among stones. 4
Spare me 1 shame and humiliation, for I observe your rules.
The Lover to His Beloved: You are a locked garden, 1 my sister, my bride; you are an enclosed spring, a sealed-up fountain.
They say, 1 “Commit yourself 2 to the Lord! Let the Lord 3 rescue him! Let the Lord 4 deliver him, for he delights in him.” 5
Then he 1 said to his relatives, “Gather stones.” So they brought stones and put them in a pile. 2 They ate there by the pile of stones.
Then they erected over him a large pile of stones (it remains to this very day 1 ) and the Lord’s anger subsided. So that place is called the Valley of Disaster to this very day.
They took Absalom, threw him into a large pit in the forest, and stacked a huge pile of stones over him. In the meantime all the Israelite soldiers fled to their homes. 1
He hung the king of Ai on a tree, leaving him exposed until evening. 1 At sunset Joshua ordered that his corpse be taken down from the tree. 2 They threw it down at the entrance of the city gate and erected over it a large pile of stones (it remains to this very day). 3