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And Judah said unto Israel his father, Send the lad with me, and we will arise and go; that we may live, and not die, both we, and thou, and also our little ones.
Lad with me
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he alone is left; if some disaster should befall him by the way in which ye go, then shall ye bring my gray hairs with sorrow down to Sheol.
And we said, We cannot go down; if our youngest brother is with us, then will we go down; for we may not see the man's face unless our youngest brother is with us.
Honour thy father and thy mother that thy days may be lengthened upon the land which the LORD thy God gives thee.
And he said, Behold, I have heard that there is food in Egypt; go down there and buy for us from there that we may live, and not die.
Let Reuben live and not die, and let not his men be few.
2 Kings 7:4
If we say, We will enter into the city, then the famine is in the city, and we shall die there; and if we stay here, we shall die also. Now therefore come, and let us fall unto the host of the Syrians; if they save us alive, we shall live; and if they kill us, we shall but die.
I shall not die, but live and declare the works of JAH.
Now thou art commanded, do this: take wagons out of the land of Egypt for your little ones and for your wives and bring your father and come.
and all the house of Joseph and his brethren and his father's house; only their little ones and their sheep and their cows, they left in the land of Goshen.
But your little ones, whom ye said should be a prey, I will bring them in, and they shall know the land which ye have despised.
Then I proclaimed a fast there at the river of Ahava that we might afflict ourselves before our God, to seek of him a right way for us and for our little ones and for all our substance.
For thy slave became surety for the lad unto my father, saying, If I bring him not unto thee, then I shall bear the sin before my father for ever.