Now Sarah lived one hundred and twenty-seven years; these were the years of the life of Sarah.
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Sarah died in 1Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron ) in the land of Canaan; and Abraham went in to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her.
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Then Abraham rose from before his dead, and spoke to the 2sons of Heth, saying,
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"I am 3a stranger and a sojourner among you; 4give me a 5burial site among you that I may bury my dead out of my sight.
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The sons of Heth answered Abraham, saying to him,
"Hear us, my lord, you are a 6mighty prince among us; bury your dead in the choicest of our graves; none of us will refuse you his grave for burying your dead."
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So Abraham rose and bowed to the people of the land, the sons of Heth.