Yahweh, remember what has happened to us. Look, and see our disgrace!
References for Lamentations 5:1
Our inheritance has been turned over to strangers, our houses to foreigners.
We have become orphans, fatherless; our mothers are widows.
We must pay for the water we drink; our wood comes at a price.
We are closely pursued; we are tired, and no one offers us rest.
We made a treaty with Egypt and with Assyria, to get enough food.
References for Lamentations 5:6