Joseph the Dreamer
This is the story of Joseph, the boy who had the strangest and most exciting
adventures of any boy who ever lived.
Joseph was but a little lad when his mother died. His father, Jacob, had loved
that mother more than any one else in the world, so that when she died leaving
Joseph and a baby brother, Benjamin, all the love in the father's heart turned to
his two little sons.
The elder brothers were strong, grown-up men, quite able to look after
themselves, and no longer needing their father's care; so perhaps it was no
wonder that Jacob made a special favourite of the little lad Joseph, and loved
At first the older brothers took no notice of their father's way with the younger
boy; but as Joseph grew older they began to feel uneasy and envious. Why
should this child be marked out for special favour? Their father took no pains to
hide the fact that the boy was the apple of his eye. Even his clothes showed this...
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