|Overview - Lamentations 4|
|1||Zion bewails her pitiful estate.|
|13||She confesses her sins.|
|21||Edom is threatened and Zion comforted.|
Lamentations 4:9 (King James Version)
They that be slain with the sword are better than they that be slain with hunger: for these pine away, stricken through for want of the fruits of the field.