But its marshes and its pools shall not be healed; they shall be given up to salt.
and the passages are seized, and the reedy places are burnt with fire, and the men of war are affrighted.
He lieth under lotus-bushes, in the covert of the reed and fen:
His under parts are sharp potsherds: he spreadeth a threshing-sledge upon the mire.
Doth the papyrus shoot up without mire? doth the reed-grass grow without water?
And Tyre hath built herself a stronghold, and hath heaped up silver as the dust, and fine gold as the mire of the streets.
And they shall be as mighty men, treading down the mire of the streets in the battle; and they shall fight, for Jehovah is with them, and the riders on horses shall be put to shame.
2 Samuel 22:43
And I did beat them small as the dust of the earth, I trod them as the mire of the streets; I stamped upon them.
And I did beat them small as dust before the wind; I did cast them out as the mire of the streets.
He hath cast me into the mire, and I have become like dust and ashes.
I sink in deep mire, where there is no standing; I am come into the depths of waters, and the flood overfloweth me.
Then they took Jeremiah, and cast him into the dungeon of Malchijah the son of Hammelech, which was in the court of the guard, and they let down Jeremiah with cords. And in the dungeon there was no water, but mire; and Jeremiah sank in the mire.
Behold, all the women that are left in the king of Judah's house shall be brought forth to the king of Babylon's princes; and they shall say, Thy familiar friends have set thee on, and have prevailed over thee; thy feet are sunk in the mire, they are turned away back.
Deliver me out of the mire, let me not sink; let me be delivered from them that hate me, and out of the depths of waters.
And he brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock; he hath established my goings: