Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Song of Solomon 2:17 in English Standard Version "Until the day breathes and the shadows flee, turn, my beloved, be like a gazelle or a young stag on cleft mountains." Ge 3:8 And they heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God among the trees of the garden. So 2:9 My beloved is like a gazelle or a young stag. Behold, there he stands behind our wall, gazing through the windows, looking through the lattice. So 4:6 Until the day breathes and the shadows flee, I will go away to the mountain of myrrh and the hill of frankincense. Jer 6:4 “Prepare war against her; arise, and let us attack at noon! Woe to us, for the day declines, for the shadows of evening lengthen!