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43He strictly ordered them that no one should know this, and told them to give her something to eat.

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43. And he charged them straitly—strictly.

that no man should know it—The only reason we can assign for this is His desire not to let the public feeling regarding Him come too precipitately to a crisis.

and commanded that something should be given her to eat—in token of perfect restoration.