and prepare a savory dish for me such as I love, and bring it to me that I may eat, so that my soul may bless you before I die."
'Bring me some game and prepare a savory dish for me, that I may eat, and bless you in the presence of the LORD before my death.'
"Then you shall bring it to your father, that he may eat, so that he may bless you before his death."
Then Israel said, "It is enough; my son Joseph is still alive. I will go and see him before I die."
So they sent a message to Joseph, saying, "Your father charged before he died, saying,
Two things I asked of You, Do not refuse me before I die:
For such is God, Our God forever and ever; He will guide us until death.
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