||Bring your youngest brother here, and your claim will be substantiated. Then you will not die.' |
They agreed to this,
Ve'et-achichem hakaton tavi'u elay veye'amenu divreychem velo tamutu vaya'asu-chen.
||but they said to one another, 'We deserve to be punished because of what we did to our brother. We saw him suffering when he pleaded with us, but we would not listen. That's why this great misfortune has come upon us now.'
Vayomeru ish el-achiv aval ashemim anachnu al-achinu asher ra'inu tsarat nafsho behitchaneno eleynu velo shamanu al-ken ba'ah eleynu hatsarah hazot.