9But the wise answered, saying, 'Since there will not be enough for us and for you, go rather to the dealers and buy for yourselves.'10And while they were going to buy, the bridegroom came, and 1those who were ready went in with him to 2the marriage feast, and 3the door was shut.11Afterward the other virgins came also, saying, 4'Lord, lord, open to us.'125But he answered, 'Truly, I say to you, 6I do not know you.'137Watch therefore, for you 8know neither the day nor the hour.
149"For 10it will be like a man 11going on a journey, who called his servantsa and entrusted to them his property.15To one he gave five 12talents,b to another two, to another one, 13to each according to his ability. Then he 14went away.16He who had received the five talents went at once and traded with them, and he made five talents more.17So also he who had the two talents made two talents more.18But he who had received the one talent went and 15dug in the ground and hid his master's money.19Now 16after a long time the master of those servants came and 17settled accounts with them.