but the prudent took oil in flasks along with their lamps.
"Now while the bridegroom was delaying, they all got drowsy and [began] to sleep.
"But at midnight there was a shout, 'Behold, the bridegroom! Come out to meet [him].'
"Then all those virgins rose and trimmed their lamps.
"The foolish said to the prudent, 'Give us some of your oil, for our lamps are going out.'
"But the prudent answered, 'No, there will not be enough for us and you [too]; go instead to the dealers and buy [some] for yourselves.'
"And while they were going away to make the purchase, the bridegroom came, and those who were ready went in with him to the wedding feast; and the door was shut.