are better than one, they receive a good reward for their toil, because
if one falls the other can help his companion up again; but alas for
the one who falls with no partner to help him up. And, if two lie side
by side, they keep each other warm; but how can one keep warm by himself?
If a man is alone, an assailant may overpower him, but two can resist;
and a cord of three stands is not quickly snapped.
to it then, eat your food and enjoy it, and drink your wine with a cheerful
heart; for already God has accepted what you have done. Always be dressed
in white and never fail to anoint your head. Enjoy life with the one
you love all the fleeting days of your allotted span here under the
sun; for that is your lot while you live and labor here under the sun.