You’re better than the finest mare who served in Pharaoh’s force.
You’re splendidly adorned, and no, you’re nothing like a horse.
Your cheeks and lips are ornamented, like your neck with gems.
And lo, behold, there’s more of gold with silver studded hems.
Photo: by Luisa Peter on Unsplash
Source: Song of Solomon, 1:9-11
Text: David Alexander, 2021 CC BY-SA
Tune: Ellacombe, Public Domain
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