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harlot, that was openly by the way side? And they said, There was no
harlot in this place.
GEN 38:22 And he returned to Judah, and said, I cannot find her; and
also the men of the place said, that there was no harlot in this place.
GEN 38:23 And Judah said, Let her take it to her, lest we be shamed:
behold, I sent this kid, and thou hast not found her.
GEN 38:24 And it came to pass about three months after, that it was
told Judah, saying, Tamar thy daughter in law hath played the harlot;
and also, behold, she is with child by whoredom. And Judah said, Bring
her forth, and let her be burnt.
GEN 38:25 When she was brought forth, she sent to her father in law,
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