Behold, there came up out of the river seven cattle, sleek and fat, and they fed in the marsh grass.
The ugly and thin cattle ate up the seven sleek and fat cattle. So Pharaoh awoke.
and behold, there came up out of the river seven cattle, fat and sleek. They fed in the marsh grass,
The thin and ugly cattle ate up the first seven fat cattle,
You eat the fat, and you clothe yourself with the wool, you kill the fatlings; but you don't feed the sheep.
Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh to them: Behold, I, even I, will judge between the fat sheep and the lean sheep.
I will seek that which was lost, and will bring back that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick: but the fat and the strong I will destroy; I will feed them in justice.
For, behold, I will raise up a shepherd in the land, who will not visit those who are cut off, neither will seek those who are scattered, nor heal that which is broken, nor feed that which is sound; but he will eat the flesh of the fat sheep, and will tear their hoofs in pieces.
Bring the fattened calf, kill it, and let us eat, and celebrate;
He said to him, 'Your brother has come, and your father has killed the fattened calf, because he has received him back safe and healthy.'
But when this, your son, came, who has devoured your living with prostitutes, you killed the fattened calf for him.'