In the days of her affliction and wandering Jerusalem remembers all the treasures that were hers in days of old. When her people fell into enemy hands, there was no one to help her.22 Her enemies looked at her and laughed23 at her destruction.
"My sins have been bound into a yokea;44 by his hands they were woven together. They have been hung on my neck, and the Lord has sapped my strength. He has given me into the hands45 of those I cannot withstand.
"People have heard my groaning,70 but there is no one to comfort me.71 All my enemies have heard of my distress; they rejoice72 at what you have done. May you bring the day73 you have announced so they may become like me.