Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The tongue of the sucking child cleaveth to the roof of his mouth for thirst: the young children ask bread, and no man breaketh it unto them.

General references

Bible References

Tongue

Psalm 22:15
My strength is dried up like a potsherd; And my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; And thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
Psalm 137:6
Let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth, If I remember thee not; If I prefer not Jerusalem Above my chief joy.

General references

Matthew 24:19
But woe unto them that are with child and to them that give suck in those days!
Mark 13:17
But woe unto them that are with child and to them that give suck in those days!