10 And there is a famine in the land, and Abram goeth down towards Egypt to sojourn there, for the famine 'is' grievous in the land;
11 and it cometh to pass as he hath drawn near to enter Egypt, that he saith unto Sarai his wife, 'Lo, I pray thee, I have known that thou 'art' a woman of beautiful appearance;
12 and it hath come to pass that the Egyptians see thee, and they have said, 'This 'is' his wife,' and they have slain me, and thee they keep alive:
13 say, I pray thee, thou 'art' my sister, so that it is well with me because of thee, and my soul hath lived for thy sake.'
14 And it cometh to pass, at the entering of Abram into Egypt, that the Egyptians see the woman that she 'is' exceeding fair;