Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when it was evening, his disciples came to him, saying, This is a desert place, and the time is now past; send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages, and buy themselves victuals.
And when the day was nearly over His disciples came to Him and said, "This place is deserted and the day is almost over;
Then late in the day the twelve apostles came and said to Jesus, "Send the crowd away so they can go into the villages and the surrounding countryside to find lodging and food because this place is deserted."
But He did not say a word to her. His disciples came and begged Him, "Send her away, for she is [continually] shouting at us [as we go along]."
And if I send them home hungry they will become weak on the way, because some of them have come a long distance."