Then it came about after these things, 1the cupbearer and the baker for the king of Egypt offended their lord, the king of Egypt.
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Pharaoh was 2furious with his two officials, the chief cupbearer and the chief baker.
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So he put them in confinement in the house of the 3captain of the bodyguard, in the jail , the same place where Joseph was imprisoned.
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The captain of the bodyguard put Joseph in charge of them, and he took care of them; and they were in confinement for some time.
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Then the cupbearer and the baker for the king of Egypt, who were confined in jail , both had a dream the same night, each man with his own dream and each dream with its own interpretation.
When Joseph came to them in the morning and observed them, behold, they were dejected.
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