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The Ifraelites go out of Egypt.

Chap. xiv.
84 And thou fhalt fhew thy fon in that
day, laying, This is done because of that
with the LORD did unto me, when I came
forth out of Egypt.

9 And it thall be for a fign unto thee upon
thine hand, and for a memorial between
thine eyes; that the LORDS law may be in
thy mouth: for with a strong hand hath the
LORD brought thee out of Egypt.

10 Thou halt therefore keep this ordinance in his feafon from year to year.

11 And it fhall be when the LORD fhall bring thee into the land of the Canaanites, as he fware unto thee, and to thy fathers, and hall give it thee.

12 That thou shalt fet apart unto the LORD all that openeth the matrix: and every briting that cometh of a beaft, which thou haft, the males fhall be the LORD.

13 And every firstling of an afs thou shalt redeem with a lamb; and if thou wilt not redeem it, then thou shalt break his neck: and all the first-born of man amongst thy children thalt thou redeem.

14 And it thall be when thy fon asketh thee in time to come, faying, What this? that thou shalt fay unto him, By ftrength of hind the LORD brought us out from Egypt, from the houfe of bondage.

15 And it came to pass when Pharaoh I would hardly let us go, that the LORD flew all the firit-born in the land of Egypt, both the frat-born of man, and the firit-born of beat therefore I facrifice to the LORD all that openeth the matrix, being males; but all the firit-born of my children I redzen.

16 And it shall be for a token upon thine land, and for frontlets between thine eyes: for by ftrength of hand the LORD brought us farth out of Egypt.

179 And it came to pafs, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God led them not terugh the way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near: for God laid, Left peradventure the people repent when they fee war, and they return to Egypt.

18 But God led the people about, through the way of the wilderness of the Red fea: and the children of Ifrael went up harneffed our of the land of Egypt.

19 And Mofes took the bones of Jofeph with him: for he had ftraitly worn the children of Ifrael, faying, God will furely vifit you; and ye fall carry up my bones away hence with you.

20 And they took their journey from Sucenth, and encamped in Ethem, in the edge of the wilderness.

21 And the LORD went before them by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead them the way; and by night in a pillar of fire, to give them light: to go by day and night.

22 He took not away the pillar of the cloud by day, nor the pillar of fire by night, from before the people.


Pharaoh purfueth them.

2 Speak unto the children of Ifrael, that they turn and encamp before Pi-hahiroth, between Migdol and the sea, over against Baal-zephon: before it fhall ye encamp by the fea.

3 For Pharaoh will fay of the children of Ifrael, They are entangled in the land, the wilderness hath fhut them in.

4 And I will harden Pharaohs heart, that he fhall follow after them, and I will be honored upon Pharaoh, and upon all his hoft; that the Egyptians may know that I am the LORD. And they did fo.

54 And it was told the king of Egypt, that the people fled: and the heart of Pharaoh and of his fervants was turned against the people, and they faid, Why have we done this, that we have let Ifrael go from ferving. us?

6 And he made ready his chariot,and took his people with him.

And he took fix hundred chofen chariots, and all the chariots of Egypt, and captains over every one of them.

8 And the LORD hardned the heart of Pharaoh king of Egypt, and he pursued after the children of Ifrael: and the children of Ifrael went out with an high hand.

But the Egyptians pursued after them, (all the horfes and chariots of Pharaoh, and his horsemen, and his army) and overtook. them encamping by the fea, befide Pi-hahiroth before Baal-zephon.

10 And when Pharaoh drew nigh, the children of Ifrael lift up their eyes, and behold, the Egyptians marched after them, and they were fore afraid: and the children of Ifrael cried out onto the LORD.

11 And they faid unto Mofes, Because there were no graves in Egypt,haft thou taken. us away to die in the wildernels? Wherefore haft thou dealt thus with us, to carry us forth out of Egypt?

12 I not this the word that we did tell thee in Egypt, faying, Let us alone, that we may ferve the Egyptians? For it had been better for us to ferve the Egyptians, than that we fhould die in the wilderness.

13 And Motes faid unto the people,Fear ye not, ftand ftill, and fee the falvation of the LORD, which he will fhew to you to day for the Egyptians whom ye have feen to day, ye fhalliee them again no more for ever.

14 The LORD fhall fight for you, and yefhall hold your peace.

15 9 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Wherefore crieft thou unto me? Speak unto the children of Ifrael, that they go for


16 But lift thou up thy rod, and stretch, out thine hand over the fea, and divide it: and the children of Ifrael hall go on dry ground through the mids of the fea.

17 And I, Behold, I will harden the hearts. of the Egyptians, and they fhall follow theme and I will get me honour upon Pharaoh,and upon all his hoft, upon his chariots and upon

I Pereshs pursuit. 10 The Ifraelites murmure. his horfemen.
21 They jays through the Red Sea. 23 The
Egytian drowned.

18 And the Egyptians fhall know that I am the LORD, when I have gotten me houpon his

And the LORD fpake unto Mofes, fay- nour upon Pharaoh, upon his chariots, and



199 And

The Egyptians drowned."

The fong of Mojet.

4 Pharaohs chariots and his host hath he caft into the fea: his chofen captains alfo are drowned in the Red fea.

EXODUS. 194 And the angel of God, which went before the camp of firael, removed and went behind them; and the pillar of the cloud went from before their face, and stood bebind them.

20 And it came between the camp of the Egyptians and the camp of Ifrael, and it was a cloud and darkness to them, but it gave light by night to thefe: so that the one came not near the other all the night.

21 And Moles itretched out his hand over the fea, and the LORD caufed the fea to go back by a strong ear-wind all that night,and made the fea dry-land, and the waters were


22 And the children of Ifrael went into the midft of the fea upon the dry ground: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.

23 And the Egyptians purfued, and went in after them, to the midst of the fea, even all Pharaohs horfes, his chariots, and his horfemen.

24 And it came to pafs, that in the morning-watch, the LORD looked unto the hoft of the Egyptians, through the pillar of fire and of the cloud, and troubled the host of The Egyptians,

25 And took off their chariot-wheels, that they drave them heavily: fo that the Egy ptians faid, Let us flee from the face of If rael; for the LORD fighteth for them, a gainst the Egyptians.

26 9 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Stretch out thine hand over the fea,that the waters may come again upon the Egyptians, upon their chariots, and upon their horfe


17 And Mofes ftretched forth his hand over the fea, and the fea returned to his ftrength when the morning appeared, and the Egyptians fied against it: and the LORD over threw the Egyptians in the midst of the fea. 28 And the waters returned and covered the chariots, and the horsemen, and all the host of Pharaoh that came into the fea after them: there remained not fo much as one of them.

29 But the children of Ifrael walked upon dry land in the midst of the fea: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.


10 Thus the LORD faved Ifrael that day out of the hand of the Egyptians and Ifrael faw the Egyptians dead upon the fea-fhore. 31 And Ifrael faw that great work which the LORD did upon the Egyptians and the people feared the LORD, and believed the LORD, and his fervant Mofes.


Mofer fong. 22 The people want water. 13 The bitter waters of Marah, 29 are sweet ned.

5 The depths have covered them: they fank into the bottom as a ftone.

6 Thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious in power: thy right hand, O LORD, hath dashed in pieces the enemy.

7 And in the greatness of thine excellency thou hast overthrown them that role up against thee: thou fenteft forth thy wrath, which confumed them as ftubble.

8 And with the blatt of thy neftrils the waters were gathered together: the flouds ftood upright as an heap, and the depths were congealed in the heart of the fea.

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The enemy faid, I will purfue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil: my luft fhall be fatisfied upon them, I will draw my fword, my hand all destroy them. 10 Thou didst blow with thy wind, the fea covered them they fank as lead in the CRA mighty waters.

11 Who is like unto thee, O LORD, amongst the gods? who like thee, glorious in holinefs, fearful in praifes, doing wonders?

12 Thou ftretchedft out thy right hand the earth fwallowed them.

13 Thou in thy mercy haft led forth the people which thou haft redeemed: thou haft guided them in thy ftrength unto thy holy habitation.

14 The people fhall hear, and be afraid : forrow (hall take hold on the inhabitants of Palestina.

15 Then the dukes of Edom fhall be amazed, the mighty men of Moab, trembling fhall take hold upon them: all the inhabi tants of Canaan halt melt away.

16 Fear and dread fhall fall upon them, by the greatness of thine arm they thall be a ftill as a stone: till thy people pais over, O LORD, till the people pals over, which thou. haft purchafed.

17 Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them in the mountain of thine inheritance, in the place, O LORD, which thou haft made for thee to dwell in: in the fanctuary, O LORD which thy hands have established. 18 The LORD fhall reign for ever and ever.

19 For the horfe of Pharaoh went in with his chariots, and with his horsemen into the fea, and the LORD brought again the waters of the fea upon them: but the children of Ifrael went on dry land in the mids of the fea.

20 ¶ And Miriam the prophetess the fifter of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand; and all the women went out after her, with timbrels and with dances.

21 And Miriam answered them, Sing ye to the horfe and his rider hath he thrown into the fea.

Then fang ones and the children, of the horse

rael this fong unto the LORD, and fpake, faving, I will fing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously; the horie and his rider hath he thrown into the fea.

2 The LORD my strength and fong, and he is become my falvation: he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation; my fathers God, and I will exalt him.

3 The LORD is a man of war: the LORD his paine,

22 So Mofes brought Ifrael from the Red fea, and they went out into the wilderness of Shur: and they went three days in the wilderness, and found no water.

23 And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.

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The raclites murmure.

Chap. xvj. 24 And the people murmured against Mofes, faying, What fhall we drink?

15 And he cried unto the LORD, and the LORD fhewed him a tree, which when he had caft into the waters,the waters were made fweet: there he made for them a ftatute and an ordinance, and there he proved them.

26 And faid, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the voice of the LORD thy God, and wilt do that which is right in his fight, and wilt give ear to his commandments, and keep all his ftatutes; I will put none of thefe difeafes upon thee, which I have brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee.

27 And they came to Elim, where were twelve wells of water, and three core and ten palm-trees: and they encamped there by the waters.


11 And the faying,

Quails and manna fent.
LORD fpake unto Mofes,

12 I have heard the murmurings of the
children of Ifrael; fpeak unto them, faying,
At even ye fhall eat flesh, and in the morning
ye faa!! be filled with bread: and ye fhall
know that I am the LORD your God.

13 And it came to pafs, that at even the quails came up, and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay round about the hoft.

14 And when the dew that lay was gone
up,behold, upon the face of the wilderness,
there lay a fmall round thing, as fmall as the
hoar froft on the ground.

15 And when the children of Ifrael faw it,
they laid one to another, It is manna: for
they wift not what it was. And Motes faid
LORD hath given you to eat.
unto them, This is the bread which the

16 This is the thing which the LORD

The fractices urmare for want of bread. hath commanded, Gather of it every man according to his eating: an omer for every 11 units are fent, 14 and manna.


and all the congregation of the children of Ifrael came onto the wilderness of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fif teenth day of the fecond month, after their departing out of the land of Egypt.

And the whole congregation of the childrea of Ifrael murmured against Mofes and Aaron in the wilderness.

3 And the children of Ifrael faid unto them, Would to God we had died by the band of the LORD in the land of Egypt, when we fat by the flefh-pots, and when we did eat bread to the full: for ye have brought at forth into this wilderness to kill this whole fembly with hunger.

49 Then faid the LORD unto Mofes, Bebeld, I will rain bread from heaven for you; and the people hall go out and gather á certain rate every day, that I may prove them, whether they will walk in my law,

er no.

5 And it thall come to pafs, that on the firth day, they fhall prepare that which they bring in; and it fhall be twice as much as they gather daily.

6 And Mofes and Aaron faid unto all the children of Ifrael, At even, then ye fhall know that the LORD hath brought you out from the land of Egypt.

7 And in the moming, then ye fhall fee the glory of the LORD; for that he heareth your murmurings against the LORD: And what are we, that ye murmure against us?

8 And Mofes faid, This fhall be when the LORD hall give you in the evening flesh to eat, and in the morning bread to the full; for that the LORD heareth your murmurings which ye nurmare against him: And what are we? your murmurings are not against us, but against the LORD.

9And Mofes fpake unto Aaron, Say unto all the congregation of the children of Ifrael, Come near before the LORD: for he hath beard your marmurings.

to And it came to pass as Aaron spake unto the whole congregation of the children of Ifrael, that they looked toward the wildernefs, and behold, the glory of the LORD appeared in the cloud.

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17 And the children of Ifrael did fo, and
18 And when they did mete it with an
gathered, fome more, fome lefs.
omer, he that gathered much, had nothing
over, and he that gathered little, had no
lack they gathered every man according to
his eating.

19 And Mofes faid, Let no man leave of
it till the morning..

20 Notwithstanding they heartned not unto Mofes, but fome of them left of it entil the morning, and it bred worms and tank : And Mofes was wroth with them.

21 And they gathered it every morning, every man according to his eating and when the fun waxed hot, it melted.

12 And it came to pass that on the fixth omers for one man and all the rulers of the day they gathered twice as much bread, two congregation came and told Mofes.

23 And he faid unto them, This is that which the LORD hath faid, To morrow is the reft of the holy fabbath unto the LORD: bake that which ye will bake, to day, and feethe that ye will feethe; and that which remaineth over, lay up for you to be kept unitil the morning.

24 And they laid it up till the morning, as Mofes bade: and it did not stink, neither was there any worm therein.

25 And Mofes faid, Eat that to day; for to day is a fabbath unto the LORD: to'day ye (hall not find it in the field.

16 Six days ye shall gather it, but on the feventh day which is the fabbath, in it there fhall be none.

27 And it came to pass that there went out fome of the people on the feventh day for to gather, and they found none.

28 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, How and my laws? long refufe ve to keep my commandments

29 See, for that the LORD hath given you the fabbath, therefore he giveth you on the fixth day the bread of two days: abide ye 30 So his place on the feventh day. C4. every man in his place, let no man go out of

The people murmure for water.

EXODUS. 30 So the people refted on the feventh day.

31 And the houfe of Ifrael called the name thereof Manna: and it was like corianderfeed, white; and the taste of it wu like wafers made with hony.

32 And Moles fald, This the thing which the LORD commandeth, Fill an omer of it to be kept for your generations; that they may fee the bread wherewith I have fed you in the wildernefs, when I brought you forth from the land of Egypt.

33 And Mofes faid unto Aaron, Take a pot, and put an omer full of manna therein, and lay it up before the LORD, to be kept for your generations.

34 As the LORD commanded Mofes, fo Aaron laid it up before the teftimony, to be kept.

35 And the children of Ifrael did eat manna forty years, until they came to a land inhabited they did eat manna, until they came unto the borders of the land of Canaan. 36 Now an omer is the tenth part of an ephah.


The people murmure for water at Rhephidim. 5 Mofes fent to the rock in Horeb. 8 Amalek



Nd all the congregation of the children of Ifrael journeyed from the wilderness of Sin, after their journeys,according to the commandment of the LORD, and pitched in Rephidim: and there was no water for the people to drink.

2 Wherefore the people did chide with Mofes, and faid, Give us water that we may drink. And Mofes faid unto them, Why chide you with me? wherefore do ye tempt the LORD!

3 And the people thirfted there for water; and the people murmured against Mofes, and faid, Wherefore is this that thou hast brought s up out of Egypt, to kill us and our chil dren, and our cattel with thirst?

4 And Mofes cried unto the LORD,faying, What fhall I do unto this people? they be almost ready to stone me.

And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Go on before the people, and take with thee of che elders of Ifrael's and thy rod wherewith thou Imoteft the river, take in thine hand, and go.

6 Behold, I will stand before thee there pon the rock in Horeb, and thou halt fmite the rock, and there fhall come water out of at, that the people may drink. And Mofes did To in the fight of the elders of Ifrael.

And he called the name of the place Maffah, and Meribah, because of the chiding of the children of Ifracl, and becaufe they tempted the LORD, faying, Is the LORD among us, or not?

84 Then came Amalek, and fought with Ifrael in Rephidim.

9 And Mofes faid unto Joshua, Choofe us ut men, and go out, fight with Amalek: to morrow I will stand on the top of the hill, ith the rod of God in mine hind.

ro So Jofua did as Motes had faid to him, and fought with Amalek: and Mofes, Aaron, and Hur, went up to the top of the hill.

11 And it came to pafs when Mofes held

Mofes entertaineth Jethroi up his hand, that Ifrael prevailed: and when he let down his hand, Amalek prevailed.

12 But Mofes hands were heavy, and they took a stone and put it under him, and he fat thereon: and Aaron and Hur ftayed up his hands, the one on the one fide, and the other on the other fide; and his hands were fteady until the going down of the fun. 13 And Joshua difcomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the fword.

14 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Write this for a memorial in a book, and rehearse it in the ears of Joshua: for I will utterly put out the remembrance of Amalek from under heaven.

15 And Mofes built an altar, and called the name of it JEHOVAH-nifi.

16 For he faid, Because the LORD hath fworn that the LORD will have war with Amalek from generation to generation. CHAP. XVIII.

1 Jethro bringeth to Moles his wife and two fons: 7 Mofes entertaineth him, 13 and accepteth his counsel.

Wester in law, heard of all that God hath done for Mofes, and for Ifrael his people, and that the LORD had brought Ifrael out of Egypt:

Hen Jethro, the priest of Midian, Mo

2 Then Jethro, Mofes father in law, took Zipporah Mofes wife, after he had fent her back,

3 And her two fons, of which the name of the one Gerhom (for be faid, I have been an alien in a strange land)

4 And the name of the other wa Eliezer (for the God of my father, fata be, was mine help, and delivered me from the fword of Pharaoh)

5 And Jethro, Mofes father in law, came with his fons, and his wife unto Moles into the wilderness, where he encamped at the mount of God.

6 And he said unto Mofes, I thy father in law Jethro am come unto thee, and thy wife, and her two fons with her.

74 And Moles went out to meet his father in law, and did obeifance, and kifled him, and they asked each other of their welfare: and they came into the tent.

8 And Mofes told his father in law all that the LORD had done unto Pharaoh, and to the Egyptians for Ifraels fake, and all the travel that had come upon them by the way, and how the LORD delivered them.

9 And Jethro rejovced for all the goodness which the LORD had done to Ifrael: whom he had delivered out of the hand of the Egyptians.

10 And Jethro faid, Bleffed be the LORD, who hath delivered you out of the hand of the Egyptions, and out of the hand of Pharach, who hath delivered the people from under the hand of the Egyptians.

11 Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods: for in the thing wherein they dealt proudly, he was above them.

12 And Jethro, Moles father in law, took a burnt offering, and facrifices for God: and Aaron came, and all the elders of Hrael to eat bread with Mofes father in law, before God.

139 And it came to pafs on the morrow.


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Jesbro's counsel to Mafes.

Chap. xix.
that Mofes fat to judge the people: and the
people flood by Mofes, from the morning un-
to the evening.

14 And when Mofes father in law faw all
that he did to the people, he faid, What is
this thing that thou doeft to the people? Why
fitreft thou thy felf alone, and all the people
ftand by thee from morning unto even?
15 And Mofes faid unto his father in law,
Because the people come unto me to enquire
of God.

16 When they have a matter, they come
anto me, and I judge between one and an-
other, and I do make them know the ftatutes
of God and his laws.

17 And Mofes father in law,faid unto him, The thing that thou doeft is not good.

18 Thou wilt furely wear away both thou and this people that with thee: for this thing too heavy for thee; thou art not able to perform it thy felf alone.

19 Hearken now unto my voice, I will give thee counfel, and God fhall be with thee: Be thee for the people to God-ward, that thou mayeft bring the caufes unto God:

20 And thou shalt teach them ordinances and laws, and fhalt fhew them the way wherein they matt walk, and the work that they mult do.

21 Moreover, thou shalt provide out of all the people, able men, fuch as fear God, men of trath, hating covetoufnefs; and place fach over them, to be rulers of thousands, and ralers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens.

22 And let them judge the people at all feafons: and it fhall be, that every great matter they hall bring unto thee, but every Tmall matter they hall judge: So fhall it be easier for thy felf, and they fhall bear the bar den with thee.

23 If thou shalt do this thing, and God command thee, then thou shalt be able to endure, and all this people thall alfo go to their place in peace.

24 So Mofes hearkned to the voice of his father in law, and did all that he had faid.

25 And Mofes chofe able men out of all If rael, and made them heads over the people, rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, ruler of fifties, and rulers of tens.

26 And they judged the people at all feaLons: the hard caules they brought unto Mofes, but every fmall matter they judged themfeives.

27 And Mofes let his father in law depart;
and he went his way into his own land.

1 The people come to Sinai. 3 Gods melfare to
the people out of the mount: 8 Their answer

Nthe third month, when the children of
Ifrael were gone forth out of the land of
Egypt, the fame day came they into the wil-
dennels of Sinai.

2 For they were departed from Rephidim,
and were come to the defert of Sinai,and had
pitened in the wilderness, and there Ifrael
camped before the mount.

3 And Mofes went up unto God, and the LORD called unto him out of the mountain, laying, Thus halt thou fay to the houfe

Gods message to the people.
4 Ye have feen what I did unto the Egy
of Jacob, and tell the children of Ifrael;
ptians, and how I bare you on eagles wings,
and brought you unto my felf.

Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice
indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye fhall
ple: for all the earth mine.
be a peculiar treafure unto me above all peo-

6 And ye fhall be unto me a kingdom of
words which thou shalt fpeak unto the chil-
priests, and an holy nation. These are the
dren of Ifrael.

7 And Mofes came and called for the elces all there words which the LORD comders of the people, and laid before their famanded him.

8 And all the people answered together, and faid, All that the LORD hath poken, we will do. And Mofes returned the words of the people unto the LORD.

9 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Lo, I
come unto thee in a thick cloud, that the
people may hear when I speak with thee, and
words of the people unto the LORD.
believe thee for ever. And Mofes told the

109 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Go
unto the people and fanctifie them to day
and to morrow, and let them wash their

11 And be ready against the third day:
for the third day the LORD will come down
in the fight of all the people upon mount

12 And thou shalt fet bounds unto the people round about, faying, Take heed to your felves, that ye go net up into the mount, or touch the border of it: whofoeve toucheth the mount, fhall be furely put to de th.

13 There fhall not an hand, touch: it, but whether it be beaft or man, it shall not live: he thall furely be ftoned or fhot through; when the trumpet found eth long, they shall come up to the mount.

14 And Mofes went down from the mount unto the people, and fanctified the people, and they waflied their cloaths.

15 And he faid unto the people, Be ready against the third day: come not at your wives.

16 And it came to pafs on the third day in lightnings, and a thick cloud upon the mount, the morning that there were thunders and and the voice of the trumpet exceeding loud, fo that all the people that war in the camp, trembled.

17 And Mofes brought forth the people ftood at the nether part of the mount. out of the camp to meet with Ged, and they

18 And mount Sinai was altogether on a fmoak, becaufe the LORD defcended upon it the fioak of a furnace, and the whole mount in fire: and the fmoak thereof afcended as quaked greatly.

19 And when the voice of the trumpet Mofes fpake, and God answered him by a founded long, and waxed louder and louder, voice.

20 And the LORD came down upon mount LORD called Mofes up to the top of the Sinai, on the top of the mount and the mount, and Mofes went up.

21 And the LORD faid unto Mofes, Go through CS down, charge the people, left they break

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