A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance;
Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing: thou hast put off my sackcloth, and girded me with gladness;
Then shall the virgin rejoice in the dance, both young men and old together: for I will turn their mourning into joy, and will comfort them, and make them rejoice from their sorrow.
And Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dances.
They send forth their little ones like a flock, and their children dance.