Read Lamentations 4:1 Using Other Translations
How is the gold become dim! how is the most fine gold changed! the stones of the sanctuary are poured out in the top of every street.
How the gold has grown dim, how the pure gold is changed! The holy stones lie scattered at the head of every street.
How the gold has lost its luster! Even the finest gold has become dull. The sacred gemstones lie scattered in the streets!