20 Like one who takes away a garment on a cold day, or like vinegar poured on a wound, is one who sings songs to a heavy heart.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 25:20

Commentary on Proverbs 25:20

(Read Proverbs 25:20)

We take a wrong course if we think to relieve those in sorrow by endeavouring to make them merry.