Genesis 24:42-52 NIV

42 "When I came to the spring today, I said, 'O LORD, God of my master Abraham, if you will, please grant success1 to the journey on which I have come.

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      43 See, I am standing beside this spring;2 if a maiden3 comes out to draw water and I say to her, "Please let me drink a little water from your jar,"4

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          44 and if she says to me, "Drink, and I'll draw water for your camels too," let her be the one the LORD has chosen for my master's son.'5

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              45 "Before I finished praying in my heart,6 Rebekah came out, with her jar on her shoulder.7 She went down to the spring and drew water, and I said to her, 'Please give me a drink.'8

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                  46 "She quickly lowered her jar from her shoulder and said, 'Drink, and I'll water your camels too.'9 So I drank, and she watered the camels also.10

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                      47 "I asked her, 'Whose daughter are you?'11 "She said, 'The daughter of Bethuel12 son of Nahor, whom Milcah bore to him.'13 "Then I put the ring in her nose14 and the bracelets on her arms,15

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                          48 and I bowed down and worshiped the LORD.16 I praised the LORD, the God of my master Abraham,17 who had led me on the right road to get the granddaughter of my master's brother for his son.18

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                              49 Now if you will show kindness and faithfulness19 to my master, tell me; and if not, tell me, so I may know which way to turn."

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                              50 Laban and Bethuel20 answered, "This is from the LORD;21 we can say nothing to you one way or the other.22

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                              51 Here is Rebekah; take her and go, and let her become the wife of your master's son, as the LORD has directed.23"

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                                  52 When Abraham's servant heard what they said, he bowed down to the ground before the LORD.24

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