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Old 11-07-2002, 09:16 AM   #17
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Originally posted by Lie
What's that one psalm that's something like, "my eyes grow dim and weary, something something something"? From the King James. It's one of David's psalms. Something just reminded me of that.

"I am weary with my crying;
my throat is parched.
My eyes grow dim
with waiting for my God."

i always liked "be still, and know that i am god." i guess people misread it in a god's-hollering-at-me kinda way, but to me it reads gently. like the line from Ash Wednesday: "teach us to care and not to care / teach us to sit still." maybe i'm just smitten with the word still.

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