18 As Jesus was getting into the boat, the man who had been demon-possessed begged to go with him.

Read Mark 5:18 Using Other Translations

And when he was come into the ship, he that had been possessed with the devil prayed him that he might be with him.
As he was getting into the boat, the man who had been possessed with demons begged him that he might be with him.
As Jesus was getting into the boat, the man who had been demon possessed begged to go with him.