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The one who makes deals with a stranger will suffer badly, a
but the one who hates making deals is carefree. Bible
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Literally, “gives of his soul”

“making deals.” The Hebrew is a cultural idiom, “hates striking,” referring to striking hands in a deal.

“carefree.” The Hebrew is “trusting,” but in this context it means that he trusts in his life and dealings and is carefree.


Commentary for: Proverbs 11:15