No Ilores, mi querida
Dios nos vigila

from Bob Dylan – Romance In Durango Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

This means “Don’t cry, my dear. God watches over us.” It is a standard Biblically-oriented mantra designed to bring calm and comfort in the face of impending death or destruction. The idea was common before hangings or executions, particularly in New Hampshire’s witch burning cases.

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