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42And immediately the girl got up and began to walk about (she was twelve years of age). At this they were overcome with amazement.

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42. And straightway the damsel—The word here is different from that in Mr 5:39-41, and signifies "young maiden," or "little girl."

arose, and walked—a vivid touch evidently from an eye-witness.

And they were astonished with a great astonishment—The language here is the strongest.