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Their heart cried unto the Lord, O wall of the daughter of Zion, let tears run down like a river day and night: give thyself no rest; let not the apple of thine eye cease.

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Psalm 119:145
[KOPH] I have cried out with all my heart, answer me, O Yahweh; Thy statutes, will I observe.
Isaiah 26:16
O Yahweh! in distress, they sought thee, - They poured out a whispered prayer, when thy chastening was upon them.
Hosea 7:14
Neither made they outcry unto me, in their heart, although they kept on howling upon their beds, over corn and new wine, they gathered themselves together, they rebelled against me.

O wall

Lamentations 2:8
Yahweh hath devised to lay in ruins, the wall of the daughter of Zion, he hath stretched out a line, he hath not turned back his hand from swallowing up, - Thus hath he caused to mourn - rampart and wall, together, have they languished!
Habakkuk 2:11
Surely, the stone out of the wall, will make outcry, - and, the tie out of the timber, will answer it.

Let tears

Lamentations 1:2
She, weepeth sore, in the night, and, her tear, is on her cheek, She hath none to comfort her, of all her lovers, - All her friends, have betrayed her, have become her foes.
Lamentations 3:48
With streams of water, mine eye runneth down, over the grievous injury of the daughter of my people.
Psalm 119:136
Streams of water, have run down mine eyes, because men have not kept thy law.
Jeremiah 4:31
For a voice as of a woman in pangs, have I heard Anguish as of her that is bearing her firstborn. The voice of the daughter of Zion! She gaspeth for breath, She spreadeth forth her palms, - Surely woe to me! For my soul fainteth before murderers.
Jeremiah 9:1
Oh that my head were waters, And mine eyes a fountain of tears, - That I might weep day and night, For the slain of the daughter of my people!
Jeremiah 13:17
But if ye will not hear it, In secret places, shall my soul weep Because of the pride, And mine eye, shall flow over, and run down with tears, Because captive hath been taken the flock of Yahweh.
Jeremiah 14:17
Therefore shalt thou say unto them this word, Let mine eyes, run down with tears night and day, And let them not rest, - For with a grievous injury, hath been injured the virgin the daughter of my people, With a wound, severe indeed!

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Lamentations 3:48
With streams of water, mine eye runneth down, over the grievous injury of the daughter of my people.