1"When a mantakes a wife and marries her, and it happensathat she findsnofavor in his eyesbecause he has foundsome1indecency in her, and 2he writes her a certificate of divorce and puts it in her hand and sends her out from his house,
and she leaves his house and goes and becomesanotherman's wife,
and if the latterhusbandbturnsagainst her and writes her a certificate of divorce and puts it in her hand and sends her out of his house, orif the latterhusbanddieswhotook her to be his wife,
then her 3formerhusbandwhosent her away is not allowed to take her again to be his wife, since she has been defiled ; for that is an abominationbefore the LORD, and you shall not bringsin on the landwhich the LORD your Godgives you as an inheritance.
"4When a mantakes a newwife, he shall not go out with the armynor be charged with anyduty ; he shall be free at homeoneyear and shall 5givehappiness to his wifewhom he has taken.