The Song of Songs, which is Solomon's. (Song of Solomon 1:1)

"May he kiss me with the kisses of his mouth! For your love is better than wine. (Song of Solomon 1:2)

"Your oils have a pleasing fragrance, Your name is like purified oil; Therefore the maidens love you. (Song of Solomon 1:3)

"Draw me after you and let us run together! The king has brought me into his chambers." "We will rejoice in you and be glad; We will extol your love more than wine. Rightly do they love you." (Song of Solomon 1:4)

"I am black but lovely, O daughters of Jerusalem, Like the tents of Kedar, Like the curtains of Solomon. (Song of Solomon 1:5)

"Do not stare at me because I am swarthy, For the sun has burned me. My mother's sons were angry with me; They made me caretaker of the vineyards, But I have not taken care of my own vineyard. (Song of Solomon 1:6)

"Tell me, O you whom my soul loves, Where do you pasture your flock, Where do you make it lie down at noon? For why should I be like one who veils herself Beside the flocks of your companions?" (Song of Solomon 1:7)

"If you yourself do not know, Most beautiful among women, Go forth on the trail of the flock And pasture your young goats By the tents of the shepherds. (Song of Solomon 1:8)

"To me, my darling, you are like My mare among the chariots of Pharaoh. (Song of Solomon 1:9)

"Your cheeks are lovely with ornaments, Your neck with strings of beads." (Song of Solomon 1:10)

"We will make for you ornaments of gold With beads of silver." (Song of Solomon 1:11)

"While the king was at his table, My perfume gave forth its fragrance. (Song of Solomon 1:12)

"My beloved is to me a pouch of myrrh Which lies all night between my breasts. (Song of Solomon 1:13)

"My beloved is to me a cluster of henna blossoms In the vineyards of Engedi." (Song of Solomon 1:14)

"How beautiful you are, my darling, How beautiful you are! Your eyes are like doves." (Song of Solomon 1:15)

"How handsome you are, my beloved, And so pleasant! Indeed, our couch is luxuriant! (Song of Solomon 1:16)

"The beams of our houses are cedars, Our rafters, cypresses. (Song of Solomon 1:17)


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