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 45:27
 45:28
45:27 [Jacob's] heart became numb, for he could not believe them.
Vayedabru elav et kol-divrey Yosef asher diber alehem vayar et-ha'agalot asher-shalach Yosef laset oto vatechi ruach Ya'akov avihem.
45:28 Fifth Reading
'It's too much!' said Israel. 'My son Joseph is alive! I must go and see him before I die!'
Vayomer Yisra'el rav od-Yosef beni chay elchah ve'er'enu beterem amut.



Commentary:

became numb
  (cf. Ibn Ezra; Hirsch). Or, 'He doubted it in his heart' (Rashi; Rashbam; cf. Targum).





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