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ז 16She considereth a field, and buyeth it;
With the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
ח 17She girdeth her loins with strength,
And maketh strong her arms.
ט 18She perceiveth that her merchandise is good;
Her lamp goeth not out by night.
י 19She layeth her hands to the distaff,
And her hands hold the spindle.
כ 20She stretcheth out her hand to the poor;
Yea, she reacheth forth her hands to the needy.
ל 21She is not afraid of the snow for her household;
For all her household are clothed with scarlet.
מ 22She maketh for herself coverlets;
Her clothing is fine linen and purple.
נ 23Her husband is known in the gates,
When he sitteth among the elders of the land.
ס 24She maketh linen garments and selleth them;
And delivereth girdles unto the merchant.
ע 25Strength and dignity are her clothing;
And she laugheth at the time to come.
פ 26She openeth her mouth with wisdom;
And the law of kindness is on her tongue.
צ 27She looketh well to the ways of her household,
And eateth not the bread of idleness.
ק 28Her children rise up, and call her blessed;
Her husband also, and he praiseth her:
ר 29'Many daughters have done valiantly,
But thou excellest them all.'
ש 30Grace is deceitful, and beauty is vain;
But a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised.
ת 31Give her of the fruit of her hands;
And let her works praise her in the gates.