By night I went out through the Valley Gate1 toward the Jackal Well and the Dung Gate,2 examining the walls3 of Jerusalem, which had been broken down, and its gates, which had been destroyed by fire.
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Then I moved on toward the Fountain Gate4 and the King's Pool,5 but there was not enough room for my mount to get through;
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so I went up the valley by night, examining the wall. Finally, I turned back and reentered through the Valley Gate.