... (in the modern English language) Psalms 137: Super flumina by Myles Coverdale By the waters of Babylon, We sat down and wept When we remembered the old Zion
As for our harps, we hung them up upon the trees that are there.
Then they that led us away captives,
Required of us a song and melody in our heaviness:
Sing us one of the songs of Zion.
How shall we sing the Lord's song in a strange land
If I forgot you, o Jerusalem,
Let my right hand be forgotten.
If I do not remember you,
Let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth.
Yes, if I prefer not Jerusalem in my mirth.
Remember the children of Edom, o Lord,
In the days of Jerusalem, how they say:
Down with it, down with it, even t...