PS 142:1 +
PS 142:2 \142:1\ I cried unto the LORD with my voice; with my voice unto the LORD did I make my supplication.
PS 142:3 \142:2\I poured out my complaint before him; I shewed before him my trouble.
PS 142:4 \142:3\When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, then thou knewest my path. In the way wherein I walked have they privily laid a snare for me.
PS 142:5 \142:4\I looked on [my] right hand, and beheld, but [there was] no man that would know me: refuge failed me; no man cared for my soul.
PS 142:6 \142:5\I cried unto thee, O LORD: I said, Thou [art] my refuge [and] my portion in the land of the living.
PS 142:7 \142:6\Attend unto my cry; for I am brought very low: deliver me from my persecutors; for they are stronger than I.
PS 142:8 \142:7\Bring my soul out of prison, that I may praise thy name: the righteous shall compass me about; for thou shalt deal bountifully with me.