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1 And it came to pass after these things, that the butler of the king of Egypt and his baker offended their lord the king of Egypt.
1 While these things were going on, it happened that two eunuchs, the cupbearer of the king of Egypt, and the miller of grain, offended their lord.
2 And Pharaoh was wroth against his two officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the chief of the bakers.
2 And Pharao was wroth with his two eunuchs, with his chief cupbearer, and with his chief baker.
2 And Pharaoh, being angry with them, (now the one was in charge of the cupbearers, the other of the millers of grain)
3 And he put them in ward in the house of the captain of the guard, into the prison, the place where Joseph was bound.
3 sent them to the prison of the leader of the military, in which Joseph also was a prisoner.
4 And the captain of the guard charged Joseph to be with them, and he ministered unto them; and they continued a season in ward.
4 And the chief keeper of the prison committed them to Joseph, and he stood by them; and they were some days in the prison.
4 But the keeper of the prison delivered them to Joseph, who ministered to them also. Some little time passed by, while they were held in custody.