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14th-century English proverb
Why is light given to one in misery, and life to the bitter in soul, who long for death, but it does not come, and dig for it more than for hidden treasures; who rejoice exceedingly, and are glad when they find the grave?
Bible: Hebrew, Job 3:20-22.
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