But its swamps and its marshes shall not be healed; they shall be given over to salt.
And that the fords are seized, and the reeds they have burned with fire, and the men of war are terrified.
He lies under the shady trees, in the hiding of the reeds, and marsh.
His undersides are like sharp stones: he spreads sharp pointed marks upon the mire.
Can the papyrus grow up without a marsh? can the reeds grow without water?
And Tyre did build herself a stronghold, and heaped up silver as the dust, and fine gold as the mire of the streets.
And they shall be as mighty men, who tread down their enemies in the mire of the streets in the battle: and they shall fight, because the LORD is with them, and the riders on horses shall be put to shame.
2 Samuel 22:43
Then did I beat them as small as the dust of the earth, I did stamp them as the mire of the street, and did spread them abroad.
Then did I beat them as fine as the dust before the wind: I did cast them out as the dirt in the streets.
He has cast me into the mire, and I am become like dust and ashes.
I sink in deep mire, where there is no standing: I have come into deep waters, where the floods overflow me.
Then took they Jeremiah, and cast him into the cistern of Malchiah the son of Hammelech, that was in the court of the prison: and they let down Jeremiah with ropes. And in the dungeon there was no water, but mire: so Jeremiah sank in the mire.
And, 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 those women shall say, Your friends have set upon you, and have prevailed against you: your feet have sunk in the mire, and they have turned away from you.
Deliver me out of the mire, and let me not sink: let me be delivered from them that hate me, and out of the deep waters.
He brought me up also out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my steps.