Lamentations 1:2 New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (Study Edition) 2 She weeps profusely during the night,+ and her tears cover her cheeks. Not one of all her lovers is there to comfort her.+ All her own companions have betrayed her;+ they have become her enemies. Lamentations 1:16 New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (Study Edition) 16 I am weeping because of these things;+ my eyes flow with tears. For anyone who could comfort me or refresh me* is far away from me. My sons are desolate, for the enemy has prevailed.