25. Through lamenting the death of the righteous, one breaks himself from love of women (t.n. i.e.: one breaks from himself the love of women).
26. Through spilling one's seed wastefully, one creates klipos (- husks - evil forces) that enclothe themselves in people who oppose him, and antagonize him, and cause him suffering.
27. One who has relations with a married woman, in the end comes to spill blood (i.e. murder).
28. One who eradicates sexual transgressors, with this he rectifies the sins of his forefathers.