Of Miry Clay and Wretchedness Brain flashback… I remember it being sung in a children’s meeting: He lifted me up, yes upUp from the miry clay We were kids, we played in the dirt and we played with the hose. We knew a thing or two about miry clay. Well, we did and we didn’t. We didn’t use the word miry in everyday speech. For the adults it was: From sinking sands he lifted me Quicksand is something with which most…