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But the wicked are like the tossing sea

that cannot keep still;

its waters toss up mire and mud.

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20. when it cannot rest—rather, "for it can have no rest" (Job 15:20, &c.; Pr 4:16, 17). English Version represents the sea as occasionally agitated; but the Hebrew expresses that it can never be at rest.