38 Then he placed the peeled branches(A) in all the watering troughs,(B) so that they would be directly in front of the flocks when they came to drink. When the flocks were in heat(C) and came to drink,

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41 Whenever the stronger females were in heat,(A) Jacob would place the branches in the troughs in front of the animals so they would mate near the branches,(B)

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