Then Jacobawent on his journey, and came to the land of 1the sons of the east.
He looked, and bsaw2a well in the field, and behold, threeflocks of sheep were lyingtherebeside it, for from that well they watered the flocks. Now the stone on the mouth of the well was large.
When all the flocks were gatheredthere, they would then roll the stone from the mouth of the well and water the sheep, and put the stoneback in its place on the mouth of the well.
4Jacobsaid to them, "My brothers, where are you from?" And they said, "We are from 3Haran."
He said to them, "Do you knowLaban the 4son of Nahor?" And they said, "We know him."
And he said to them, "Is it well with him?" And they said, "It is well, and here is 5Rachel his daughtercoming with the sheep."