||Joseph's brothers began to realize [the implications] of their father's death. 'What if Joseph is still holding a grudge against us?' they said. 'He is likely to pay us back for all the evil we did him.'
Vayir'u achey-Yosef ki-met avihem vayomru lu yistemenu Yosef vehashev yashiv lanu et kol-hara'ah asher gamalnu oto.
||They instructed [messengers] to tell Joseph: 'Before he died, your father gave us final instructions. He said,
Vayetsavu el-Yosef lemor avicha tsivah lifney moto lemor.