Ruth 3 KJV

1 Then Naomi her mother in law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee?
2 And now is not Boaz of our kindred, with whose maidens thou wast? Behold, he winnoweth barley to night in the threshingfloor.
3 Wash thyself therefore, and anoint thee, and put thy raiment upon thee, and get thee down to the floor: but make not thyself known unto the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking .
4 And it shall be, when he lieth down , that thou shalt mark the place where he shall lie , and thou shalt go in , and uncovera his feet, and lay thee down ; and he will tell thee what thou shalt do .

References for Ruth 3:4

    • i 3:4 - uncover: or, lift up the clothes that are on
      5 And she said unto her, All that thou sayest unto me I will do .
      6 And she went down unto the floor, and did according to all that her mother in law bade her.
      7 And when Boaz had eaten and drunk , and his heart was merry , he went to lie down at the end of the heap of corn: and she came softly, and uncovered his feet, and laid her down .
      8 And it came to pass at midnight *, that the man was afraid , and turnedb himself: and, behold, a woman lay at his feet.

      References for Ruth 3:8

        • j 3:8 - turned: or, took hold on
          9 And he said , Who art thou? And she answered , I am Ruth thine handmaid: spread therefore thy skirt over thine handmaid; for thou art a near kinsman .
          10 And he said , Blessed be thou of the LORD, my daughter: for thou hast shewed more kindness in the latter end than at the beginning, inasmuch as thou followedst * not young men, whether poor or rich.
          11 And now, my daughter, fear not; I will do to thee all that thou requirest : for all the cityc of my people doth know that thou art a virtuous woman.

          References for Ruth 3:11

            • k 3:11 - city: Heb. gate
              12 And now it is true that I am thy near kinsman : howbeit there is a kinsman nearer than I.
              13 Tarry this night, and it shall be in the morning, that if he will perform unto thee the part of a kinsman , well; let him do the kinsman's part : but if he will not do the part of a kinsman to thee, then will I do the part of a kinsman to thee, as the LORD liveth: lie down until the morning.
              14 And she lay at his feet until the morning: and she rose up before one could know another. And he said , Let it not be known that a woman came into the floor.
              15 Also he said , Bring the vaild that thou hast upon thee, and hold it. And when she held it, he measured six measures of barley, and laid it on her: and she went into the city.

              References for Ruth 3:15

                • l 3:15 - vail: or, sheet, or, apron
                  16 And when she came to her mother in law, she said , Who art thou, my daughter? And she told her all that the man had done to her.
                  17 And she said , These six measures of barley gave he me; for he said to me, Go not empty unto thy mother in law.
                  18 Then said she, Sit still , my daughter, until thou know how the matter will fall : for the man will not be in rest , until he have finished the thing this day.