My (A)eye has wasted away because of affliction;
I have (B)called upon You every day, O Lord;
I have (C)spread out my [a]hands to You.

10 Will You perform wonders for the dead?
Will (D)the [b]departed spirits rise and praise You? Selah.
11 Will Your lovingkindness be declared in the grave,
Your faithfulness in [c]Abaddon?

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  1. Psalm 88:9 Lit palms
  2. Psalm 88:10 Or ghosts, shades
  3. Psalm 88:11 I.e. place of destruction

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