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plucked off his shoe, and gave it to his neighbour: and this was a
testimony in Israel.
RTH 4:8 Therefore the kinsman said unto Boaz, Buy it for thee. So he
drew off his shoe.
RTH 4:9 And Boaz said unto the elders, and unto all the people, Ye are
witnesses this day, that I have bought all that was Elimelech's, and all
that was Chilion's and Mahlon's, of the hand of Naomi.
RTH 4:10 Moreover Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of Mahlon, have I
purchased to be my wife, to raise up the name of the dead upon his
inheritance, that the name of the dead be not cut off from among his
brethren, and from the gate of his place: ye are witnesses this day.
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