"You shall betroth a wife, but another man will violate her; you shall build a house, but you will not live in it; you shall plant a vineyard, but you will not use its fruit. (Deuteronomy 28:30)

"Your ox shall be slaughtered before your eyes, but you will not eat of it; your donkey shall be torn away from you, and will not be restored to you; your sheep shall be given to your enemies, and you will have none to save you. (Deuteronomy 28:31)

"Your sons and your daughters shall be given to another people, while your eyes look on and yearn for them continually; but there will be nothing you can do. (Deuteronomy 28:32)

"A people whom you do not know shall eat up the produce of your ground and all your labors, and you will never be anything but oppressed and crushed continually. (Deuteronomy 28:33)

"You shall plant and cultivate vineyards, but you will neither drink of the wine nor gather the grapes, for the worm will devour them. (Deuteronomy 28:39)

"You shall have olive trees throughout your territory but you will not anoint yourself with the oil, for your olives will drop off. (Deuteronomy 28:40)

"You shall have sons and daughters but they will not be yours, for they will go into captivity. (Deuteronomy 28:41)

"The cricket shall possess all your trees and the produce of your ground. (Deuteronomy 28:42)

"The alien who is among you shall rise above you higher and higher, but you will go down lower and lower. (Deuteronomy 28:43)


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