Let me get you something to eat,1 so you can be refreshed and then go on your way--now that you have come to your servant." "Very well," they answered, "do as you say."
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So Abraham hurried into the tent to Sarah. "Quick," he said, "get three seahs of fine flour and knead it and bake some bread."2
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Then he ran to the herd and selected a choice, tender calf3 and gave it to a servant, who hurried to prepare it.
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He then brought some curds4 and milk5 and the calf that had been prepared, and set these before them.6 While they ate, he stood near them under a tree.
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"Where is your wife Sarah?"7 they asked him. "There, in the tent,8" he said.
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Then the LORD said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year,9 and Sarah your wife will have a son."10 Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.
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Abraham and Sarah were already old and well advanced in years,11 and Sarah was past the age of childbearing.12
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So Sarah laughed13 to herself as she thought, "After I am worn out and my master14 is old, will I now have this pleasure?"
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Then the LORD said to Abraham, "Why did Sarah laugh and say, 'Will I really have a child, now that I am old?'15
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Is anything too hard for the LORD?16 I will return to you at the appointed time next year17 and Sarah will have a son."18
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Sarah was afraid, so she lied and said, "I did not laugh." But he said, "Yes, you did laugh."