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Song of Solomon (Song of Songs) Youth Quotes Page 3 Theme

How we cite the quotes: (Chapter:Verse)

Quote #7

Make haste, my beloved, and be like a gazelle or a young stag upon the mountains of spices! (NRSV 8:14)

Make haste, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart upon the mountains of spices. (KJV 8:14)

The bride tells her beloved to rush to her like a young animal. 'Cause everyone knows that old animals take forever to get anywhere.

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