"My days are past, my plans are torn apart, Even the wishes of my heart. (Job 17:11)

"They make night into day, saying, `The light is near,' in the presence of darkness. (Job 17:12)

"If I look for Sheol as my home, I make my bed in the darkness; (Job 17:13)

If I call to the pit, `You are my father'; To the worm, `my mother and my sister'; (Job 17:14)

Where now is my hope? And who regards my hope? (Job 17:15)

"Will it go down with me to Sheol? Shall we together go down into the dust?" (Job 17:16)

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