Loooooong day! A Big Effort has been mounted to wash down our outside walls, preparatory to painting. Probably would have been a better idea to do this yesterday, but ...
so Yours Truly is truly weary. And wet. And all of that.
And short of pithy commentary, or any other kind.
Old Testament passage -- chapters 39 and 40 from the book of Isaiah.
The New Testament passage is chapter 4 of the Epistle to the Phillipians, completing it.