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CC Madhya 5.69

Text

tabe āmi kahilāṅ — śuna, mahā-mati
tomāra strī-putra-jñātira nā habe sammati

Synonyms

tabe — at that time; āmi — I; kahilāṅ — said; śuna — please hear; mahā-mati — O intelligent brāhmaṇa; tomāra — your; strī-putra — wife and children; jñātira — kinsmen; habe sammati — will not agree.

Translation

“I then said, ‘Please hear. You are a learned brāhmaṇa. Your wife, friends and relatives will never agree to this proposal.