Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Lamentations 3:28 in English Standard Version "Let him sit alone in silence when it is laid on him;" Isa 3:26 And her gates shall lament and mourn; empty, she shall sit on the ground. La 1:1 How lonely sits the city that was full of people! How like a widow has she become, she who was great among the nations! She who was a princess among the provinces has become a slave. La 2:10 The elders of the daughter of Zion sit on the ground in silence; they have thrown dust on their heads and put on sackcloth; the young women of Jerusalem have bowed their heads to the ground.