24: Ver. 15. The eye also of the adulterer waiteth.
Observeth, expecteth, and longeth till it cometh. Ut videas illum non peccare infirmitate sed malitin, saith Vatablus.
This showeth that he sinneth not of infirmity, but of forethought, malice, and wickedness;
which he plotteth and plougheth, as the Scripture phraseth it, purveying for the flesh, #Ro 13:14, putrefying alive, under a tabes of impure lusts, and daily perishing therein, as Tiberius, at Capreae, by his own confession, Quotidie perire me sentio (Suet.). Continue reading “Because thou hast despised me”