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- v. Second-person singular simple present form of paint.
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And yet a man may guess what must have been, by that which thou paintest, when she suspected herself tricked, deserted, and betrayed, by the pretended ladies.
Thou paintest the holy things overhead in the city of God.
But when thou art spoiled what wilt thou do? though thou clothest thyself with scarlet, though thou deckest thee with ornaments of gold, and paintest thy eyes with stibic stone, thou shalt dress thyself out in vain: thy lovers have despised thee, they will seek thy life.
For example, thou paintest two coats of mantles, one white the other red; thou must deal differently with them in shading.
Moreover, when thou paintest anything in one colour -- be it red, blue, brown, or any mixed colour -- beware lest thou make it so bright in the lights that it departs from its own kind.
-- And yet a man may guess what must have been, by that which thou paintest, when she suspected herself tricked, deserted, and betrayed, by the pretended ladies.
"The chief of the House of Seti, Ameni, was in his youth such a man as thou paintest, Bent-Anat.