Remembering thee

The longing for Ireland expressed in Kevin Egan's recollection of a nostalgic song prompts Stephen to think of the Jews' lament for their lost homeland in the Bible: "Remembering thee, O Sion."

John Hunt 2016

By the Rivers of Babylon, painting by Gerhard Fugel ca. 1920, held in the Diƶzesanmuseum Freising, Germany. Source: Wikimedia Commons.