एवं प्रियतमादिष्टमाकर्ण्य व्रजयोषित: ।
ता ऊचुरुद्धवं प्रीतास्तत्सन्देशागतस्मृती: ॥ ३८ ॥
tā ūcur uddhavaṁ prītās
śrī-śukaḥ uvāca — Śukadeva Gosvāmī said; evam — in this fashion; priya-tama — given by their beloved (Kṛṣṇa); ādiṣṭam — the instructions; ākarṇya — hearing; vraja-yoṣitaḥ — the women of Vraja; tāḥ — they; ūcuḥ — said; uddhavam — to Uddhava; prītaḥ — pleased; tat — by that; sandeśa — message; āgata — having returned; smṛtīḥ — their memories.
Śukadeva Gosvāmī said: The women of Vraja were pleased to hear this message from their dearmost Kṛṣṇa. His words having revived their memory, they addressed Uddhava as follows.