Then Jacob went on his journey, and came into the land of the people of the east.2
And he looked , and behold a well in the field, and, lo, there were threeflocks of sheeplying by it; for out of that well they watered the flocks: and a greatstone was upon the well'smouth.3
And thither were all the flocksgathered : and they rolled the stone from the well'smouth, and watered the sheep, and put the stoneagain upon the well'smouth in his place.4
And Jacobsaid unto them, My brethren,whence be ye? And they said , Of Haran are we.
And he said unto them, Know ye Laban the son of Nahor? And they said , We know him.
And he said unto them, Is he well? And they said , He is well: and, behold, Rachel his daughtercometh with the sheep.