The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:
because that the famine was so sore in all lands.
GEN 42:1 Now when Jacob saw that there was corn in Egypt, Jacob said
unto his sons, Why do ye look one upon another?
GEN 42:2 And he said, Behold, I have heard that there is corn in Egypt:
get you down thither, and buy for us from thence; that we may live, and
GEN 42:3 And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Egypt.
GEN 42:4 But Benjamin, Joseph's brother, Jacob sent not with his
brethren; for he said, Lest peradventure mischief befall him.
GEN 42:5 And the sons of Israel came to buy corn among those that came:
for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
King James Bible