11 They crush olives among the terraces[a];
    they tread the winepresses,(A) yet suffer thirst.(B)

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Footnotes

  1. Job 24:11 The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
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He dug it up and cleared it of stones
    and planted it with the choicest vines.(A)
He built a watchtower(B) in it
    and cut out a winepress(C) as well.
Then he looked for a crop of good grapes,
    but it yielded only bad fruit.(D)

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