"And in a way I'm yearning / To be done with all this measuring of truth. / An eye for an eye / And a tooth for a tooth / And anyway I told the truth / And I'm not afraid to die."
But, over the course of the song the register is repeated and gradually altered from a defiant statement of innocence to admitting guilt and that he is deserving of death.Johnny Cash covered the song on his 2000 album American III: Solitary Man. Today, the location of the Ark of the Covenant is unknown. Reports range from the interesting to the absurd. Many theories abound. Here are just a few of the reports. Some believe the Ark has been-- 1. Stored away in a government warehouse in Washington, D.C. 2. Hidden in the Vatican, 3. Taken to Babylon by King Nebuchadnezzar and later destroyed, 4. Taken by God to the Heavenly Temple, probably before the Babylonian captivity, 5. Taken by Jeremiah to Ireland, 6. Swallowed by the earth.