Sarah lived to be a hundred and twenty-seven years old.
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She died at Kiriath Arba1 (that is, Hebron)2 in the land of Canaan, and Abraham went to mourn for Sarah and to weep over her.3
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Then Abraham rose from beside his dead wife and spoke to the Hittites.4 He said,
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"I am an alien and a stranger5 among you. Sell me some property for a burial site here so I can bury my dead.6
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The Hittites replied to Abraham,
"Sir, listen to us. You are a mighty prince7 among us. Bury your dead in the choicest of our tombs. None of us will refuse you his tomb for burying your dead."
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Then Abraham rose and bowed down before the people of the land, the Hittites.