Lamentations 5:1-6 RSV

1 Remember, O LORD, what has befallen us; behold, and see our disgrace!
2 Our inheritance has been turned over to strangers, our homes to aliens.
3 We have become orphans, fatherless; our mothers are like widows.
4 We must pay for the water we drink, the wood we get must be bought.
5 With a yoke on our necks we are hard driven; we are weary, we are given no rest.
6 We have given the hand to Egypt, and to Assyria, to get bread enough.