Treasury of Scripture
He goes after her straightway, as an ox goes to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;
straightway suddenly as an
Acts 14:13 Then the priest of Jupiter, which was before their city, brought oxen and garlands to the gates...
as a: Dr. Grey making a slight alteration in the text, renders, 'as a dog to the chain, and as a deer, till a dart strike through his liver and Dr. Hunt 'Or as a hart boundeth into the toils, till a dart strike through his liver' The LXX Chaldee, Syriac and Arabic, concur in this interpretation. The circumstance of the dart, as applied to the deer, is beautiful and proper, which otherwise we are at a loss to dispose of; and this creature, of all others, was the most proper to be noticed on this occasion; for the usual representation which the Egyptians made of a man overthrown by flattery and fair speeches was the picture of a heart captivated and ensnared by the sound of music
Job 13:27 You put my feet also in the stocks, and look narrowly to all my paths; you set a print on the heels of my feet.
Jeremiah 20:2 Then Pashur smote Jeremiah the prophet, and put him in the stocks that were in the high gate of Benjamin...
Acts 16:24 Who, having received such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks.
Strong's ConcordanceHe goeth after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks;
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Proverbs Chapter 7 Verse 22
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OT Poetry: Proverbs 7:22 He followed her immediately as an ox (Prov. Pro Pr)