And Pharaoh's daughter said to her, Take this child away, and nurse it for me, and I will give you your wages…
1. To control its impulse.
2. To school its utterance.
3. To make self-denial for the good of her child.
4. To enter into the method of Providence concerning the future of her boy.
(J. S. Exell, M. A.)
Parallel VersesKJV: And Pharaoh's daughter said unto her, Take this child away, and nurse it for me, and I will give thee thy wages. And the woman took the child, and nursed it.