New American Standard Bible
"I loathe my own life; I will give full vent to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
King James Bible
My soul is weary of my life; I will leave my complaint upon myself; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
Darby Bible Translation
My soul is weary of my life: I will give free course to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
World English Bible
"My soul is weary of my life. I will give free course to my complaint. I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
Young's Literal Translation
My soul hath been weary of my life, I leave off my talking to myself, I speak in the bitterness of my soul.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
My soul is weary of my life - compare the note at Job 7:16. The margin here is, Or," cut off while I live." The meaning in the margin is in accordance with the interpretation of Schultens. The Chaldee also renders it in a similar way: אתגזרת נפשי - my soul is cut off. But the more correct interpretation is that in our common version; and the sense is, that his soul, that is, that he himself was disgusted with life. It was a weary burden, and he wished to die.
I will leave my complaint upon myself - Noyes, "I will give myself up to complaint." Dr. Good, "I will let loose from myself my dark thoughts." The literal sense is, "I will leave complaint upon myself;" that is, I will give way to it; I will not restrain it; compare Job 7:11.
I will speak in the bitterness of my soul - See the notes, Job 7:11.
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"Would that God were willing to crush me, That He would loose His hand and cut me off!
"Therefore I will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
"I waste away; I will not live forever. Leave me alone, for my days are but a breath.
"What shall I say? For He has spoken to me, and He Himself has done it; I will wander about all my years because of the bitterness of my soul.
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