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When my footsteps were bathed in cream,
    and the rock flowed with streams of oil.[a]
Whenever I went out to the gate of the city
    and took my seat in the square,
The young men saw me and withdrew,
    and the elders rose up and stood;

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  1. 29:6 Hyperbole to express abundance; see note on 20:17.
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