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Psalm 140:6-8

6-8I prayed, "God, you're my God!

Listen, God! Mercy!

God, my Lord, Strong Savior,

protect me when the fighting breaks out!

Don't let the wicked have their way, God,

don't give them an inch!"

9-11These troublemakers all around me—

let them drown in their own verbal poison.

Let God pile hellfire on them,

let him bury them alive in crevasses!

These loudmouths—

don't let them be taken seriously;

These savages—

let the Devil hunt them down!