__ An excellent wife who can find?
____ She is far more precious than jewels.
__ She looks well to the ways of her household
____ and does not eat the bread of idleness.
__ Her children rise up and call her blessed;
____ her husband also, and he praises her:
__ “Many women have done excellently,
____ but you surpass them all.”
__ Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain,
____ but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.
__ Give her of the fruit of her hands,
____ and let her works praise her in the gates. (Prov 31:10, 27-31)