The Writings of Robert C. Sands: In Prose and Verse. With a Memoir of the Author, Volume 1

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Page 242 - Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in meteyard, in weight, or in measure. Just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin, shall ye have : I am the Lord your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt.
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