my wives
Genesis 29:19
Laban said, "It is better that I give her to you than to give her to another man; stay with me."
Genesis 29:20
So Jacob served seven years for Rachel and they seemed to him but a few days because of his love for her.
Genesis 29:30
So [Jacob] went in to Rachel also, and indeed he loved Rachel more than Leah, and he served with Laban for another seven years.
Genesis 31:26
Then Laban said to Jacob, "What have you done by deceiving me and carrying away my daughters like captives of the sword?
Genesis 31:31
Then Jacob replied to Laban, "Because I was afraid, for I thought that you would take your daughters from me by force.
Genesis 31:41
"These twenty years I have been in your house; I served you fourteen years for your two daughters and six years for your flock, and you changed my wages ten times.
Hosea 12:12
Now Jacob fled to the land of Aram, And Israel worked for a wife, And for a wife he kept [sheep].
for thou
Genesis 30:29
But he said to him, "You yourself know how I have served you and how your cattle have fared with me.
Genesis 30:30
"For you had little before I came and it has increased to a multitude, and the LORD has blessed you wherever I turned. But now, when shall I provide for my own household also?"
Genesis 31:6
"You know that I have served your father with all my strength.
Genesis 31:38-40
38
"These twenty years I [have been] with you; your ewes and your female goats have not miscarried, nor have I eaten the rams of your flocks.
39
"That which was torn [of beasts] I did not bring to you; I bore the loss of it myself. You required it of my hand [whether] stolen by day or stolen by night.
40
"[Thus] I was: by day the heat consumed me and the frost by night, and my sleep fled from my eyes.