6 Let them be as the grass upon the housetops, which withers before it grows up;
|Isaiah 40:6-8,37:27 |
6 The voice said, "Cry." And he said, "What shall I cry?" "All flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of the field;
7 The grass withers and the flower fades; because the spirit of the LORD blows upon it. Surely the people are like grass.
27 Therefore their inhabitants had little power; they were dismayed and confounded; they were as the grass of the field and the green herb, as the grass on the housetops, and as corn scorched before it has grown up.