After this encounter, meeting Esau face-to-face must have seemed like a snap.
Jacob said: “I saw God face-to-face and lived to tell the story!”
Genesis 32:30 MSG
It’s imparitve that you always read the fine print. Ask Jacob.
Laban: “We don’t do it that way in our country. We don’t marry off the younger daughter before the older.”
Genesis 28:26 MSG
Isaac’s smarter neighbors said:
“We’ve realized that God is on your side. We’d like to make a deal between us”
Genesis 26:28 MSG