5 Esther rose and stood before the king. And she said, "If it please the king, 1and if I have found favor in his sight, and if the thing seems right before the king, and I am pleasing in his eyes, let an order be written to revoke 2the letters devised by Haman 3the Agagite, the son of Hammedatha, which he wrote to destroy the Jews who are in all the provinces of the king.