Esther 2:3-4 RSV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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3 And let the king appoint officers in all the provinces of his kingdom to gather all the beautiful young virgins to the harem in Susa the capital, under custody of Hegai the king's eunuch who is in charge of the women; let their ointments be given them. 3 Let the king appoint commissioners in every province of his realm to bring all these beautiful girls into the harem at the citadel of Susa. Let them be placed under the care of Hegai, the king's eunuch, who is in charge of the women; and let beauty treatments be given to them.
4 And let the maiden who pleases the king be queen instead of Vashti." This pleased the king, and he did so. 4 Then let the girl who pleases the king be queen instead of Vashti." This advice appealed to the king, and he followed it.