Whereto the angel replied, "Thy brethren have given up
the Divine qualities of love and mercy.[30] Through a prophetic
revelation they learned that the Hivites were preparing
to make war upon them, and therefore they departed
hence to go to Dothan. And they had to leave this place for
other reasons, too. I heard, while I was still standing behind
the curtain that veils the Divine throne, that this day
the Egyptian bondage would begin, and thou wouldst be
the first to be subjected to it."[31] Then Gabriel led Joseph to
Dothan.[32]

When his brethren saw him afar off, they conspired
against him, to slay him. Their first plan was to set dogs
on him. Simon then spoke to Levi, "Behold, the master of
dreams cometh with a new dream, he whose descendant

 
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