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Genesis 34:2-12 (New International Version)

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2 When Shechem1 son of Hamor2 the Hivite,3 the ruler of that area, saw her, he took her and violated her.4 3 His heart was drawn to Dinah5 daughter of Jacob,6 and he loved7 the girl and spoke tenderly8 to her. 4 And Shechem said to his father Hamor, "Get me this girl as my wife."9 5 When Jacob heard that his daughter Dinah had been defiled,10 his sons were in the fields with his livestock; so he kept quiet about it until they came home. 6 Then Shechem's father Hamor went out to talk with Jacob.11 7 Now Jacob's sons had come in from the fields as soon as they heard what had happened. They were filled with grief12 and fury,13 because Shechem had done a disgraceful thing ina Israel14 by lying with Jacob's daughter--a thing that should not be done.15 8 But Hamor said to them, "My son Shechem has his heart set on your daughter. Please give her to him as his wife.16 9 Intermarry with us; give us your daughters and take our daughters for yourselves.17 10 You can settle among us;18 the land is open to you.19 Live in it, tradeb in it,20 and acquire property in it.21" 11 Then Shechem said to Dinah's father and brothers, "Let me find favor in your eyes,22 and I will give you whatever you ask. 12 Make the price for the bride23 and the gift I am to bring as great as you like, and I'll pay whatever you ask me. Only give me the girl as my wife."
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