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Leah and Rachel reveal here that they had long resented the way their father had "sold" them to Jacob. The exorbitant price extracted from Jacob--fourteen years' free labor--made them love Jacob but resent Laban. Furthermore, instead of using this payment like a dowry to provide a base for his daughters' future financial security, he had given nothing to them personally.

Source:

KJV Defenders Study Bible, by Dr. Henry Morris, Ph.D.
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
Language: English
DEF 10 ISBN 0-529-10444-x
DEF 10-1 ISBN 0-529-10445-8


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