The earth abideth
The earth abideth for ever.
The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down,
and hasteth to his place where he arose.
All the rivers run into the sea;
yet the sea is not full;
unto the place from whence the rivers come,
thither they return again.
Submitted by Lidy van Noordenburg
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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:38
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