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Read Psalm 137, the one that was turned into the catchy reggae song “Rivers of Babylon.”Up to a Point: Shrugging Our Way Back to War in Iraq|P. J. O’Rourke|August 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You can even find out what the first book printed in America was (The Bay Psalm Book).8 Great Books About Books: ‘Phantoms On the Bookshelves’ & More|Michele Filgate|July 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Another quoted Psalm 137 to speak of the Jews exiled in Babylon longing for Zion.
Very devoted, but a "wooden" woman, a "veritable penitential brush."Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
Condemned to be strangled, he heard the sentence without a murmur, and went to his death singing the penitential psalms.Belgium|George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
I ought to add that he has tried to make reparation, and is apparently contrite to the limit of his penitential capacity.The Letters of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
"Le Dieu, le Fort, l'ternel parlera," was the first line of a favorite Huguenot psalm.
At times he thought to aggravate his victim's sufferings by singing snatches of favorite psalms from the Huguenot psalm-book.