sumitrāyā na putraḥ

daśaratho bhūtvā sumitrāyāḥ patir ayodhyām agacchat. sumitrā ca bhūtvā daśarathasya patny agacchad ayodhyām.

kiṃ sumitrā sukhiny abhavat? sumitrā sukhiny abhavat. sumitrā daśarathasya patnī bhūtvā sukhiny abhavat.

kiṃ kausalyā sukhiny abhavat? kausalyā sukhiny abhavat.

kasmāt? kausalyā priyā sumitrāyā abhavat. sumitrā ca priyā kausalyāyā abhavat.

daśarathaś ca sukhy abhavat.

daśarathaḥ:

pūrvaṃ mama kausalyāyāś ca na putro 'bhavat. kintv ahaṃ putram icchāmi.

kiṃ mama sumitrāyāś ca putro bhaviṣyati? kiṃ mama sumitrāyāś ca balavān putro bhaviṣyati?

daśarathasya sumitrāyāś ca na putro 'bhavat. daśarathaḥ sumitrā ca na sukhitāv abhavatām.