Psalm 137:4-9 NIV

4 How can we sing the songs of the LORD 1 while in a foreign land?

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5 If I forget you,2 O Jerusalem, may my right hand forget [its skill].

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6 May my tongue cling to the roof3 of my mouth if I do not remember4 you, if I do not consider Jerusalem5 my highest joy.

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7 Remember, O LORD, what the Edomites6 did on the day Jerusalem fell.7 "Tear it down," they cried, "tear it down to its foundations!"8

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8 O Daughter of Babylon, doomed to destruction,9 happy is he who repays you for what you have done to us--

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9 he who seizes your infants and dashes them10 against the rocks.

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