I wish that they were wise and could understand this, and that they could comprehend what will happen to them.”
If only they were wise and would understand this and discern what their end will be!
"Would that they were wise, that they understood this, That they would discern their future!
Oh, that they were wise and could understand this! Oh, that they might know their fate!
If they had any sense at all, they'd know this; they would see what's coming down the road.
If only they were wise, if only this was clear to them, and they would give thought to their future!
If they were wise, they would understand this; they would discern what the end would be.
Oh, that they were wise, that they understood this, That they would consider their latter end!
they were wise
[that] they understood
this, [that] they would consider
their latter end
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that they were wise
and could understand
, and that they could comprehend what
will happento them.”
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