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Psalms 88

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    Psalms 88:1 O lord God of my salvation, I have cried day and night before you:
    Psalms 88:2 Let my prayer come before you: incline your ear to my cry;
    Psalms 88:3 For my soul is full of troubles: and my life draws near to the grave.
    Psalms 88:4 I am counted with them that go down into the pit: I am as a man that has no strength:
    Psalms 88:5 Free among the dead, like the slain that lie in the grave, whom you remember no more: and they are cut off from your hand.
    Psalms 88:6 You have laid me in the lowest pit, in darkness, in the deeps.
    Psalms 88:7 Your wrath lies hard on me, and you have afflicted me with all your waves. Selah.
    Psalms 88:8 You have put away my acquaintance far from me; you have made me an abomination to them: I am shut up, and I cannot come forth.
    Psalms 88:9 My eye mourns by reason of affliction: LORD, I have called daily on you, I have stretched out my hands to you.
    Psalms 88:10 Will you show wonders to the dead? shall the dead arise and praise you? Selah.
    Psalms 88:11 Shall your loving kindness be declared in the grave? or your faithfulness in destruction?
    Psalms 88:12 Shall your wonders be known in the dark? and your righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?
    Psalms 88:13 But to you have I cried, O LORD; and in the morning shall my prayer prevent you.
    Psalms 88:14 LORD, why cast you off my soul? why hide you your face from me?
    Psalms 88:15 I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: while I suffer your terrors I am distracted.
    Psalms 88:16 Your fierce wrath goes over me; your terrors have cut me off.
    Psalms 88:17 They came round about me daily like water; they compassed me about together.
    Psalms 88:18 Lover and friend have you put far from me, and my acquaintance into darkness.