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He made the camels kneel down outside the city by the well of water at evening time, the time when women go out to draw water.

"Behold, I am standing by the spring, and the daughters of the men of the city are coming out to draw water;

There came a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus said to her, "Give Me a drink."

As they went up the slope to the city, they found young women going out to draw water and said to them, "Is the seer here?"

Before he had finished speaking, behold, Rebekah who was born to Bethuel the son of Milcah, the wife of Abraham's brother Nahor, came out with her jar on her shoulder. The girl was very beautiful, a virgin, and no man had had relations with her; and she went down to the spring and filled her jar and came up.


Then Boaz said to Ruth, "Listen carefully, my daughter. Do not go to glean in another field; furthermore, do not go on from this one, but stay here with my maids.

"Do not stare at me because I am swarthy, For the sun has burned me. My mother's sons were angry with me; They made me caretaker of the vineyards, But I have not taken care of my own vineyard.


Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Consider and call for the mourning women, that they may come; And send for the wailing women, that they may come!

Now hear the word of the LORD, O you women, And let your ear receive the word of His mouth; Teach your daughters wailing, And everyone her neighbor a dirge.


So Abraham hurried into the tent to Sarah, and said, "Quickly, prepare three measures of fine flour, knead it and make bread cakes."



Now the priest of Midian had seven daughters; and they came to draw water and filled the troughs to water their father's flock.

While he was still speaking with them, Rachel came with her father's sheep, for she was a shepherdess.


"Two women will be grinding at the mill; one will be taken and one will be left.

"There will be two women grinding at the same place; one will be taken and the other will be left.


She looks for wool and flax And works with her hands in delight. She is like merchant ships; She brings her food from afar.


Miriam the prophetess, Aaron's sister, took the timbrel in her hand, and all the women went out after her with timbrels and with dancing. Miriam answered them, "Sing to the LORD, for He is highly exalted; The horse and his rider He has hurled into the sea."


She makes coverings for herself; Her clothing is fine linen and purple.