29:15 Then Laban said to Jacob, "Because you are my kinsman, should you therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall your wages be?"
29:16 Now Laban had two daughters; the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.
29:17 Leah's eyes were lovely, and Rachel was graceful and beautiful.
29:18 Jacob loved Rachel; so he said, "I will serve you seven years for your younger daughter Rachel."
29:19 Laban said, "It is better that I give her to you than that I should give her to any other man; stay with me."
29:20 So Jacob served seven years for Rachel, and they seemed to him but a few days because of the love he had for her.
29:21 Then Jacob said to Laban, "Give me my wife that I may go in to her, for my time is completed."
29:22 So Laban gathered together all the people of the place, and made a feast.
29:23 But in the evening he took his daughter Leah and brought her to Jacob; and he went in to her.
29:24 (Laban gave his maid Zilpah to his daughter Leah to be her maid.)
29:25 When morning came, it was Leah! And Jacob said to Laban, "What is this you have done to me? Did I not serve with you for Rachel? Why then have you deceived me?"
29:26 Laban said, "This is not done in our country--giving the younger before the firstborn.
29:27 Complete the week of this one, and we will give you the other also in return for serving me another seven years."
29:28 Jacob did so, and completed her week; then Laban gave him his daughter Rachel as a wife.
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