If you come across a bird’s nest beside the road, either in a tree or on the ground, and the mother is sitting on the young or on the eggs, do not take the mother with the young.(A)

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You may take the young, but be sure to let the mother go,(A) so that it may go well with you and you may have a long life.(B)

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