|1||Behold, thou art fair, my love; behold, thou art fair; thou hast doves' eyes within thy locks: thy hair is as a flock of goats, that appear from mount Gilead.||fair|
|2||Thy teeth are like a flock of sheep that are even shorn, which came up from the washing; whereof every one bear twins, and none is barren among them.|
|3||Thy lips are like a thread of scarlet, and thy speech is comely: thy temples are like a piece of a pomegranate within thy locks.|
|4||Thy neck is like the tower of David builded for an armoury, whereon there hang a thousand bucklers, all shields of mighty men.|
|5||Thy two breasts are like two young roes that are twins, which feed among the lilies.|
|6||Until the day break, and the shadows flee away, I will get me to the mountain of myrrh, and to the hill of frankincense.||Until the day break|
art all fair, my love; there is no spot in thee.
|8||Come with me from Lebanon, my spouse, with me from Lebanon: look from the top of Amana, from the top of Shenir and Hermon, from the lions' dens, from the mountains of the leopards.|
|9||Thou hast ravished my heart, my sister, my spouse; thou hast ravished my heart with one of thine eyes, with one chain of thy neck.|
|10||How fair is thy love, my sister, my spouse! how much better is thy love than wine! and the smell of thine ointments than all spices!||my sister|
|11||Thy lips, O my spouse, drop as the honeycomb: honey and milk are under thy tongue; and the smell of thy garments is like the smell of Lebanon.|
|12||A garden inclosed is my sister, my spouse; a spring shut up, a fountain sealed.||garden enclosed|
|13||Thy plants are an orchard of pomegranates, with pleasant fruits; camphire, with spikenard,|
|14||Spikenard and saffron; calamus and cinnamon, with all trees of frankincense; myrrh and aloes, with all the chief spices:|
fountain of gardens, a well of living waters, and streams from Lebanon.
Awake, O north wind;
and come, thou south; blow upon my garden, that the spices thereof
may flow out. Let my beloved come into his garden, and eat his pleasant
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