Chaper 8 verse 1 If only you were to me like a brother, (24) she doesn’t wish he was a brother only like a brother in that she could show affection for a brother in public. Then, if I found you outside, I would kiss you, and no one would despise me. (22a) p 137 Public romantic affection was evidently frowned upon in that culture. But … [Read more...] about Like a brother — is she going weird on us?
Scripture Text: Song of Solomon 8:1-3 (22a, page 188) Verses 1-3 Oh that you were like a brother to me, who nursed at the breasts of my mother. Then if I found you outside, I would kiss you, And no one would scorn me. I would lead you to the house of my mother. You would instruct me. I would let you drink from the wine—the spice … [Read more...] about Tease about When not If