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Proverbs 27:9 King James Version (KJV)

Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.

Proverbs 27:9 New International Version (NIV)

Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart,
    and the pleasantness of a friend
    springs from their heartfelt advice.

New International Version (NIV)

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Proverbs 27:9 The Message (MSG)

Just as lotions and fragrance give sensual delight,
    a sweet friendship refreshes the soul.

The Message (MSG)

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