Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, saw the mourning at
the threshing floor of Atad, they said, “This is a grievous mourning for the Egyptians.” Therefore it was named Abel-mizraim, which is beyond the Jordan.
When Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother’s brother, and the sheep of Laban his mother’s brother, Jacob went up and rolled the stone from the mouth of the well and watered the flock of Laban his mother’s brother.
Thus I was: by day the
heat consumed me and the frost by night, and my sleep fled from my eyes.