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(Old Testament) the second wife of Jacob and mother of Joseph and Benjamin

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My dear Rachel, I must candidly say that I think Gerald's future considerably more important than your past.
Rachel, I want you to look at this matter from the common-sense point of view, from the point of view of what is best for our son, leaving you and me out of the question.
Rachel, at the present moment you are not necessary to Gerald's career; I am.
This strange find was all that we could get from the mere, and, although we made every possible search and inquiry yesterday, we know nothing of the fate either of Rachel Howells or of Richard Brunton.
Only it struck Helen that Rachel was perhaps too still for a hostess, and that she might have done something with her hands.
Pepper's," Rachel started nervously, for the situation was difficult, the room cold, and Helen curiously silent.
He's like this," said Rachel, lighting on a fossilised fish in a basin, and displaying it.
Rachel, deftly putting this and that together, might have given a pretty good guess as to both questions.
Rachel set out; she had not far to go; the big, rambling, orchard-embowered house where the Cuthberts lived was a scant quarter of a mile up the road from Lynde's Hollow.
Rachel, in the tone of one who is comfortably sure that her prayers have availed much.
Rachel Lynde would say--that she had married a millionaire, her marriage had been happy.
I should like it above all things, Rachel, and I'd give you such wages as I could afford: such as I should give to any servant-of- all-work I might employ: but don't you see I should be dragging you down with me when you have done nothing to deserve it?
These things were done yesterday: I have given two whole days to the preparation for our departure, that Frederick may have more time to prepare the rooms, and Rachel to pack up the things: for the latter task must be done with the utmost caution and secrecy, and there is no one but me to assist her.
I began to see my lady and Miss Rachel at the end of it all, now.
Thirdly, and lastly, I give and bequeath to my niece, Rachel Verinder, daughter and only child of my sister, Julia Verinder, widow--if her mother, the said Julia Verinder, shall be living on the said Rachel Verinder's next Birthday after my death--the yellow Diamond belonging to me, and known in the East by the name of The Moonstone: subject to this condition, that her mother, the said Julia Verinder, shall be living at the time.