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They leap upon the city,

they run upon the walls;

they climb up into the houses,

they enter through the windows like a thief.


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9. run to and fro in the city—greedily seeking what they can devour.

the wall—surrounding each house in Eastern buildings.

enter in at the windows—though barred.

like a thief—(Joh 10:1; compare Jer 9:21).