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f£lh¡¢s 2 138
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fÐaÉ¡haÑe 1 187
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L¢ha¡l A¢mN¢m 213
j¤h¡−nÄl¡ W¡™¡ q−u f−s ¢Rm n¡c¡ ¢hR¡e¡u 217
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N¢ml ®j¡−sz L¡lJ ®Q¡M Lf¡−m, L¡lJ e¡−Ll am¡u, q¡y Ll¡ j¤−Ml ®ial, L¡lJ
N¡−m, L¡−e, j¡b¡uz ®Q¡M ph¡l ®M¡m¡z ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e ®c±−s¡−µR ®m¡L, −c±−s¡−µR
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f¡m¡−µRz f¡m¡−µR nql ®b−L NË¡−jz juje¢pwq nql ®R−s g¤mf¤l, ®d¡h¡Es¡,
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®Nm a¡−cl j−dÉJ, ®h¡yQL¡ h¡ydz nL¤−el¡ ®W¡y−V L−l Nå Be−R jl¡ j¡w−plz …¢ml
në ®i−p Bp−R Lh¤a−ll A¢ÙÛl X¡e¡u L−lz j¡e¤o f¡m¡−µR f¡−u ®qy−V,
®lmN¡¢s−a, ®e±−L¡uz O−ll ja f−s b¡−L Ol, E−W¡−e N¡RN¡R¡¢m, Sm−Q±¢L, c¡
h¢V, L¡−m¡ ®hs¡mz
     c¤−V¡ ¢ae Q¡L¡l ®j¢ne Q¡m¡−e¡ N¡¢s H−p b¡−j Bj¡−cl h¡¢sl clS¡u,
p−åuz J−a Q−s Bjl¡J lJe¡ ¢cC f¡yQl¦¢M h¡S¡−ll c¢r−Z j¡c¡¢leNl NË¡−jz
nql ®R−s ®kC e¡ −g¢l L−l hÐþf¤œ f¡l q−u nñ¤N−” ®f±yRC, ®L¡j−l N¡jR¡
h¡yd¡, ®T¡f ®b−L Ty¡¢f−u l¡Ù¹¡u ®e−j R'Se k¤hL Bj¡−cl e¡−Ll p¡j−e c¡ys¡uz
c¤'q¡−a j¡'−L ByL−s ¢hØg¡¢la ®Q¡−M −c¢M R'¢V h¾c¤L, R'¢V L¡y−dz Ae¤j¡e L¢l
HlC e¡j k¤Ü, BQjL¡ fb BV−L j¡e¤o ®j−l ®gm¡z R'S−el HLSe, e¡−Ll ¢e−Q
¢QLe L¡−m¡ ®j¡Q, h−m, Nm¡ Y¤¢L−u ¢ae Q¡L¡l −M¡m¡ clS¡u, nql M¡¢m LCl¡ k¡e
LC! ph QCm¡ ®N−m Bjl¡ L¡−l mCu¡ k¤Ü Ll¦j! h¡¢s ¢gCl¡ k¡ez
   j¡ ®h¡lM¡l ®O¡jV¡ a¤−m, HL RV¡L −l¡−ol Jfl c¤'RV¡L BL¤¢a ¢j¢n−u h−me,
H ¢L Le! p¡j−el N¡¢s ®a¡ QCm¡ ®Nmz Bj¡l ®R−ml¡ JC N¡¢s−az Bj¡−cl
k¡C−a ®cez
    je N−m e¡ ®j¡QAm¡lz L¡y−dl h¾c¤L j¡¢V−a W¤−L ®QyQ¡u, HL C¢’J p¡j−e
esh e¡ Q¡‚¡z ¢fR¡Jz
   N¡¢s−L ¢f¢R−u ®g¢l−a E¢W−u ¢h¢s d¢l−u Nå R¢s−u Ly¡Q¡f¡L¡ Q¡mL h−m,
Hl¡ h¡P¡¢m, Bj−N¡lC ®m¡L, Hl¡ ®a¡ Bl f¡”¡¢h e¡, X−ll ¢LR¤ e¡Cz
     h¤L d¤Lf¤L L−l ®ke R'¢V h¾c¤L ®b−L R'−S¡s¡ …¢m H−p ®m−N−R h¤−Lz
c¤'f¡−n −W−p hp¡ L¡−m¡ ®h¡lM¡u Y¡L¡ c¤'S−el p¤l¡ fs¡l ¢hs¢hs Bl ¢ae Q¡L¡l
OsOs në öe−a öe−a f¡l q−a b¡¢L S¤h¢m O¡V, ®N¡mf¤L¤l f¡sz Bl ®L¡eJ në
®eC, −Lhm Bj¡−cl d¤Lf¤L, ¢hs¢hs, OsOsz l¡−al Lðm j¤−s B−m¡ ¢e¢h−u
O¤¢j−u ®N−R f¤−l¡ nqlz

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     −p l¡−aC ¢ae Q¡L¡l N¡¢s−L h¡h¡ Bh¡l f¡¢W−u ¢c−me f¤−hl hc−m f¢ÕQ−j,
j¡c¡¢leN−ll hc−m ®h…eh¡¢sz N¡¢sl ®ial O¤¢j−u f−s Cu¡p¢je, RVL¤z j¡
¢T−j¡e, ®S−N b¡−Le Bj¡l p−‰ e¡¢e Bl e¡¢el q¡−a nš² L−l dl¡ e£m
fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢sz
     T¤¢sl ¢ia−l ¢L ®N¡ e¡¢e?
     e¡¢e W¡™¡ Nm¡u h−me, ¢Qys¡j¤¢s, …sz
    −h…eh¡¢s NË¡−j Lm¡N¡R Y¡L¡ ®k h¡¢s¢Vl L¡−R Bj¡−cl ¢h¢s−M¡l Q¡mL N¡¢s
b¡j¡u, ®p¢V l¦e¤ M¡m¡l nÄöl h¡¢sz
    ¢fm¢fm L−l j¡e¤o ®h¢l−u E−W¡−e L¤¢f EyQ¤ L−l Bj¡−cl ®c−Mz
     nql ®bCL¡ C¢ø BC−Rz
     L¤u¡ ®bCL¡ f¡¢e a¤−m¡z
     i¡a l¡−¾c¡¡z
     f¡e p¡−S¡z
     ¢hRe¡ f¡−a¡z
     f¡´M¡ Llz
    f¡a¡ ¢hR¡e¡u Bs¡B¢s L−l öC nq−ll C¢øl¡z O¤−j L¡c¡ RVL¤l W¡w Bj¡l
WÉ¡wHl Jfl, WÉ¡w pl¡−m ®f−V …y−a¡ M¡C Cu¡p¢j−el q¡yV¤lz ¢Qy−s QÉ¡ÃV¡ q−u
¢je¢je L¢l, ®L¡mh¡¢mn R¡s¡ O¤j¡C−a f¡¢l e¡z
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    O¡j¡¢Q JW¡ N¡−u f¡M¡l h¡a¡p Ll−a Ll−a j¡ ay¡l ¢RycL¡yc−e ®j−ul Yw ö−e
Nm¡ ®Q−f djL¡e, ®L¡mh¡¢mn m¡Nh e¡, Hj¢e O¤j¡z
    djL ®M−u ¢Qy−s QÉ¡ÃV¡ Q¤f quz −Q±¢Ll HL ¢Le¡−l …¢Vp¤¢V ö−u B−Re e¡¢e,
L¡−m¡ f¡s n¡¢s−a Y¡L¡ ay¡l j¤M j¡b¡, fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢s, ¢Qys¡j¤¢s …sz −Q±L¡−W
¢Vj¢Vj SÅ−m L¤¢f, L¤¢fl B−m¡u ¢V−el ®hs¡u f¡yQ q¡a f¡yQ f¡ R¢s−u i§a e¡−Q
Bl ýpýp X¡−Lz ®c−M c¤'q¡yV¤l −ial j¤M X¤¢h−u h¢m
     j¡ J j¡, Bj¡l Xl L−l j¡z
     −L¡eJ p¡s¡ ®eC j¡'l, O¤¢j−u RVL¤l ja L¡c¡z
     J e¡¢e, e¡¢e ®N¡z
    e¡¢eJ l¡ L−le e¡z
    i§−al ¢h−cÉu Bj¡l q¡−aM¢s nl¡g j¡j¡l L¡−Rz HL l¡−a q¡yf¡−a q¡yf¡−a
h¡¢s ¢g−l ¢a¢e h−m¢R−me, f¤ú¤¢el f¡−s ®cMm¡j n¡c¡ L¡fs fl¡ HLV¡ ®faÁ£
M¡−s¡u¡ lC−R, Bj¡l ¢c−L Q¡Cu¡ ®faÁ£ HLV¡ ¢hS¢m ¢cm, Bl B¢j ®m‰¤l
g¡m¡Cu¡ ®c±sz
    nl¡g j¡j¡ ¢Wl¢Wl ®Ly−f ®m−fl am¡u Y¤−L k¡e, B¢jJz n¡j¤−Ll ja ö−u
b¡¢L p¡l¡l¡az
    fl¢ceJ HlLj OVe¡ ¢e−u −g−le j¡j¡z h¡ynT¡−sl am ¢c−u ®qy−V Bp−Re,
®L¡b¡J ®LE ®eC, ¢L¿º j¡j−c¡ i§−al Nm¡ öe−me – ¢L−ly nly¡g k¡yp LyC? HyLV¤

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b¡yjz EdÄÑn¡−p −c±−s H−p W¡™¡ f¡¢e−a ®pC LeL−e n£−al l¡−a ®N¡pm L−lez
h¡¢s−a nl¡g j¡j¡l M¡¢al ®h−s k¡uz B¢j, ®gm¤j¡j¡, V¤V¤j¡j¡ a¡y−L ¢O−l h−p
b¡¢L A−dÑL l¡a Ah¢cz q¡a-f¡M¡u ay¡−L h¡a¡p L−le f¡l¦m j¡¢jz e¡¢e Nlj
i¡−al p−‰ ¢nwj¡−Rl ®T¡m ®h−s B−ee i§a ®cM¡ ®R−ml SeÉ, f¡−al ¢Le¡−l e¤ez
   L¡e¡ j¡j¤l hs¢n−a Cu¡ hs hs j¡R EWaz BÙ¹¡ j¡R mCu¡ L¤eJ¢ceJ h¡¢s
¢gl−a f¡−l e¡C j¡j¤z HL l¡C−a ®c−M ¢fRe ¢fRe HL ¢hm¡C BCa¡−Rz j¡j¤l
L¡−ål Ef−l j¡Rz j¡j¤ q¡y−V h¡¢sl f−b, qW¡v q¡mL¡ q¡mL¡ m¡−N L¡−ål j¡Rz
¢gCl¡ ®c−M j¡−Rl A−dÑLV¡ e¡C, Bl ¢hm¡CV¡J q¡Ju¡z Bp−m ®a¡ ¢hm¡C e¡,
JCV¡ ¢Rm j¡ERÉ¡ i§a, ¢hm¡C−ul l©f dCl¡ j¡R M¡C−a BC¢Rmz
     nl¡g j¡j¡ ®M−a −M−a L¡e¡ j¡j¤l ¢LµR¡ h−mez
     Jp−hl fl ®b−L Bj¡l ®l¡jL§−fl am¡u am¡u Y¤−L ®N−R iuz h¡¢sl ®fR−e
h¡ynT¡s, l¡−a ®Le, ¢c−el ®hm¡uJ HL¡ a¡l R¡u¡ j¡s¡C e¡z p−å q−mC O−l
®py¢d−u k¡C, … j¤a −f−V ®Q−fz ®h¢n ®hN ®f−m hs L¡E−L q¡¢l−Le q¡−a B−N
B−N q¡yV−a qu, −fR−e B¢j X¡−e h¡−j ®Q¡M L¡e pS¡N ®l−M f¢s ¢L j¢l ®c±−s
®p−l B¢p T¡−jm¡z
     e¡¢eh¡¢s ®R−s Bjm¡f¡s¡l h¡¢s−a kMe E¢W, Bj¡l hup p¡−s p¡a L£ BVz
h¡¢s¢Vl e¡j h¡h¡ HL HL L−l ¢S−‘p L−le ay¡l c¤C ®R−m−L, L£ q−m i¡m qu,
c¡c¡ h−me AhL¡n, ®R¡Vc¡ hÔ¤ ®q−iez k¢cJ S¡e−a Q¡Ju¡ qu¢e, B¢j BN h¡¢s−u
h−m¢Rm¡j, Bj¡l fR¾c lSe£Nå¡z c¡c¡l hm¡ e¡j¢VC ®nÄa f¡b−l ®M¡c¡C L−l
L¡−m¡ gV−Ll ®cu¡−m −py−V ®cJu¡ quz h¡¢s¢V ¢hn¡m, eLn¡ L¡V¡ b¡j, clS¡z
O−ll ¢p¢mwH a¡L¡−m j−e qu BL¡n ®cM¢R, BL¡−n ph¤S L¢sL¡W p¡S¡−e¡,
L¡−Wl Jfl Bs¡B¢s ®m¡q¡l f¡a, −ke ®lmm¡Ce, f¤y ¢TL¢TL në a¤−m ®lmN¡¢s
R¤V−h h−mz −hmN¡−Rl am ®b−L ¢py¢s E−W ®N−R R¡−c, −fyQ¡−e¡ ¢py¢s, R¡−cl eLn¡
L¡V¡ ®l¢mw d−l c¡ys¡−m f¤−l¡ f¡s¡ ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−ez j¡−Wl ¢Le¡l −Oy−p e¡l−Lm Bl
p¤f¤¢l N¡−Rl p¡¢lz E−W¡e S¤−s BjS¡jL¡W¡m®fu¡l¡®hmBa¡Smf¡CX¡¢mjz
M¤¢n−a Bj¡l c¤C c¡c¡, B¢j Bl Cu¡p¢je h¡¢sju ®N¡õ¡R¤V ®M¢mz c¤'j¡Cm c§−l
f−s b¡−L Hy−c¡ N¢ml ®ial Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤L¤l, a¡l f¡−s e¡¢el ®Q±Q¡m¡ Ol,
f−s b¡−L LsCam¡u BP¤−ml NaÑ L−l j¡−hÑm ®Mm¡, R¡C j¡M¡ aÉ¡e¡u ¢Qj¢e j¤−R
q¡¢l−Le SÅ¡m¡−e¡, f−s b¡−L j¡j¡−cl p−‰ n£am f¡¢V−a h−p p−å q−m c¤−m c¤−m
Bj¡−cl ®R¡V ec£ Q−m h¡y−L h¡y−L fs¡, f−s b¡−L −i¡−ll ®MyS¤l lp, i¡f¡ ¢f−Wz
J h¡¢s ®b−L Bl ¢LR¤ p−‰ e¡ Bp¤L, i§−al −l¡jLy¡V¡ iu ¢WLC H−p−R, HC
k¤−Ül L¡−m ®h…eh¡¢s Ah¢cJ ®p Bj¡l ®fRe R¡−s¢ez nl¡g j¡j¡ hm−ae –l¡a
®no qC−mC i§a ®faÁ£l¡ ¢e−Sl ®c−n ¢gCl¡ k¡uz
      pL¡−m O¤j i¡P−m −c¢M f¡yQ f¡ Am¡ i§a ®eC O−l, ¢V−el g¤V¢L g¤y−s ®l¡c
Y¤−L Ol a¡a¡−µRz E−W¡−e ¢fy¢s ®f−a h−p NÒf Ll−Re j¡, e¡¢e, l¦e¤¤M¡m¡l n¡ö¢sz
nql ®R−s Bj¡l ®L¡b¡J k¡Ju¡ qu¢e Hl B−N, ®Lhm HLh¡l ®l−ml Q¡L¡l a¡−m
¢T¢‚l ¢T¢‚l ¯jje¢pw Y¡L¡ k¡C−a Lš¢ce hm−a hm−a Y¡L¡ ®fy±−R¢Rm¡j, ¢cN¿¹

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®R¡yu¡ m¡mj¡¢Vu¡l j¡−Wl L¡−R hsj¡j¡l h¡¢s−az C−µR L−l ®M¡m¡ BL¡n S¤−s
O¤¢sl ja E−s E−s ®jOh¡¢mL¡−cl p−‰ −R¡yu¡R¤y¢u ®M¢mz c¡Ju¡u h−p Lum¡l
…y−s¡u c¡ya j¡S−a j¡S−a i¡¢h k¤Ü hÉ¡f¡l¢V j¾c eu, Cú¤m hå ¢c−u ¢cm
BQjL¡, h¡¢sl R¡−c h−p A¢hl¡j f¤a¤m ®M−m L¡V¡¢µRm¡j, ®Lhm E−s¡S¡q¡−Sl
në öe−mC ®c±−s e¡j−a qa ¢e−Q, L¡−e a¤−m¡ …y−S j¡ Bj¡−cl f¡¢W−u ¢c−ae
M¡−Vl am¡u Bl ¢hs¢hs L−l p¤l¡ fs−aez f−l mð¡ HLM¡e¡ NaÑ ®M¡ys¡ q−u¢Rm
j¡−W, ®h¡j¡ fs¡l në q−m h¡¢sl ph¡C ®ke J−a Y¤−L f¢sz q¡pf¡a¡−m ®h¡j¡
fs¡l fl nql Bl ¢el¡fc eu h−m h¡h¡ Bj¡−cl NË¡−j f¡¢W−u ¢c−me c¤'N¡¢s
i−l, HL N¡¢s c¡c¡, ®R¡Vc¡, nl¡g j¡j¡, ®gm¤ j¡j¡, V¤V¤j¡j¡−L ¢e−u Q−m ®Nm
j¡c¡¢leNl, B−lLN¡¢s Hm ®h…eh¡¢s, ¢e−S l−u ®N−me nq−ll h¡¢s−a, AhÙÛ¡
ByQ L−l ¢a¢eJ, clS¡u a¡m¡ T¤¢m−u, HlLjC Lb¡ ®k, h¡¢s R¡s−hez L¤−u¡l S−m
L¤mL¤−Q¡ L−l h¤L i−l nÄ¡p ¢eC, h¡a¡−p ®mh¤f¡a¡l Nåz HMe Bl h¡h¡l lš²−Q¡M
®eC, EW−a hp−a djL ®eC, kMe aMe Qs Q¡fs ®eC, Hl ®Q−u Be¾c Bl L£
−f−a f¡¢l S£h−e, B¢j q¡Ju¡l p−‰ e¡Qh BS NË¡−jl l¡Ù¹¡uz N¡−Rl R¡u¡u ma¡u
f¡a¡u Ec¡¢p h−el R¡uz j¤¢W h¡s¡−mC. p£j Bl p£j, e¡s¡l B…−e ®f¡s¡−u
®f¡s¡−u M¡h Bl ka ®Ny−u¡ Q¡o£−cl ¢hm¡h ¢ej¿»−Z, Bq¡!
   RVL¤, Qm ®c¡L¡−e k¡Cz −aya¤m ¢Le¡ B¢ez
     RVL¤−L fÐÙ¹¡h ®cJu¡l p−‰ p−‰ J h¡y−nl L¢’l ja M¡s¡ q−u k¡uz ®ayam¤
M¡Ju¡l ®m¡−i ¢S−i Bj¡l Sm Ns¡−µRz E−W¡e Bs¡m Ll¡ Lm¡N¡−Rl ®hs¡u, a¡l
am ¢c−u ®h¢l−u, ®r−al Bm ®h−u, p¡j−e B¢j ®fR−e RVL¤, hs l¡Ù¹¡l ¢c−L
k¡¢µR, L¡La¡s¤u¡l ja p¡j−e c¡ys¡u q¡p¤z a¡Ns¡ ®R−ml fl−e j¡m−L¡yQ¡ m¤¢‰,
q¡−a hehe O¤l−R jl¡ X¡mz
    RVL¤ k¡C−a f¡lh, a¤¢j e¡z a¤¢j −j−u j¡e¤oz −j−u j¡e¤−ol −c¡L¡−e k¡C−a
e¡Cz
    ®Le k¡C−a e¡C? B¢j a phpju k¡C!
     ®W¡yV E−ÒV ANË¡qÉ Ll−a Q¡C ®Ny−u¡ ®R−m q¡p¤−Lz
    nq−ll ®c¡L¡−e k¡J, HCV¡ nql e¡z ®Nl¡jz −Nl¡−j ®j−u j¡e¤−ol¡ O−l b¡−qz
h¡C−l h¡Clu e¡z
    h−m L¡La¡s¤u¡ Bj¡l ¢c−L f¡ f¡ L−l q¡y−V, Jl ®Q¡−Ml NaÑ −b−L j¤M
h¡s¡−µR c¤−V¡ R¡C lP¡ Cyc¤lz p¤Sm¡ p¤gm¡ npÉ nÉ¡jm¡ NË¡−jl Lb¡ hC−u f−s¢R,
hs p¡d ¢Rm NË¡−j Bp¡l, Bl H−p ¢Le¡ d¡−el n£−ol p−‰ e¡Q¡ qm e¡, k¡Ju¡ qm
e¡ ®k¢c−L c¤'−Q¡M k¡u, he h¡c¡−s, q¡J−s ¢h−m, ®L¡b¡J q¡¢l−u ¢N−u ¢N−u ®n¡e¡
qm e¡ ®L¡eJ l¡M¡m ®R−ml h¡y¢n, hlw pL¡m qJu¡ j¡œC ®cM−a qm Cyc¤l, a¡J
®Q¡−M, −p h¡¢sl ®m¡−LlC, ®k h¡¢s−a A¢a¢b B¢j! Nm¡u HL −b¡L¡ Lø S−j
Bj¡lz −fR−e pl−a pl−a j¡'l H−Lh¡−l N¡ ®Oy−p b¡¢j, E−W¡−ez j¡'l fl−e
j¢me HL n¡¢sz H®m¡ Q¤m ®Y−L ®l−M−Re ®O¡jV¡uz j¡'l ByQ−ml −L¡Z¡ BP¤−m
®fyQ¡−a ®fyQ¡−a Lø-L−˜ h¢m – Bj¡−l ®c¡L¡−e k¡C−a ®cu e¡z

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   j¡ p¡s¡ ®ce e¡z c¤'q¡−a ay¡l ¢Qh¤LM¡e¡ ¢e−Sl ¢c−L ¢g¢l−u h¢m
    JC q¡p¤ Bj¡−l ®aya¤m ¢Le−a k¡C−a ®cu e¡z
    j¡ ¢Qh¤L R¡¢s−u dj−L J−We – ®aya¤m M¡C−a qCh e¡, nC−ml lš² f¡¢e qCu¡
k¡u Q¤‚¡ M¡C−mz
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    j¡'l ¢QlL¡mC ®aya−ml ¢hl¦−Ü HC HL A¢i−k¡Nz j¡ −ke ®cM−a e¡ f¡e,
R¡−cl ¢py¢s−a h−p, ®aya¤−ml …¢m e¤−e X−m, h¤−s¡ BP¤−m AÒf AÒf a¤−m ¢S−i –¡
–¡ në L−l −Ma¡jz ¢Si n¡c¡ L−l, c¡ya VL L−l, lš² f¡¢e L−l a−h Bj¡l
®aya¤m g¤−l¡−a¡z q¡a f¡ −L¡b¡J L¡V−m iu ®fa¡j, HC h¤¢T dl¡ f−s k¡h, l−š²l
hc−m kMe f¡¢e ®h−l¡−hz ¢L¿º e¡, kMeC L¡−V, L¡−Q h¡ n¡j¤−L, ®N¡m¡−fl L¡yV¡u
h¡ E−W¡−el i¡P¡ C−V f−s, lš²C ®h−l¡uz lš² j¤−R r−a ®XVm −j−M −ce j¡, Bl
®Rys¡ aÉ¡e¡u ®hy−d ®ce BP¤m q−m BP¤m, WÉ¡w q−m WÉ¡wz B¢j ®W¡y−Vl ®L¡−Z T¤¢m−u
l¡¢M q¡¢p, lš² f¡¢e e¡ qJu¡l q¡¢pz
    h¡¢si¢aÑ ®m¡L H h¡¢slz −j−u−cl e¡j…−m¡ g−ml, X¡¢mj, ®fu¡l¡, BP¤l,
Ljm¡ Bl ®R−m−cl e¡j q¡p¤, L¡p¤, h¡p¤, l¡p¤z l¡p¤ Bj¡l ®jS M¡m¤, b¡−Le nq−l,
k¤−Ül Nå ®f−u ®L¡b¡u ®L¡e NË¡−j m¤¢L−u−Re ®LE S¡−e e¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡l n¡ö¢sl
c¤'N¡m g¤−m b¡−L f¡−e, lp N¢s−u f−s c¤'−Wy¡−Vl −L¡Z ®h−uz BP¤−ml j¡b¡ n¡c¡
q−u b¡−L Q¤−e, f¡−el h¡V¡ ®b−L Q¤e e¡ m¡N¡ BP¤−m ÚHL ¢Qj¢V n¡c¡ f¡a¡ a¤−m
g¤−m b¡L¡ N¡−m Y¤¢L−u e¡¢el L¡−el L¡−R j¤M H−e h−me –l¡p¤X¡ LC B−R ®LX¡
S¡−e! h¡CQ¡ B−R e¡ jCl¡ ®N−Rz öe¢R f¡”¡¢hl¡ j¡e¤o j¡Cl¡ nql ES¡s
Lla¡−Rz
    ¢fy¢s−a hp¡ e¡¢el ®R¡– nl£lM¡e¡ L¡f−sl HL¢V f¤yV¢ml ja ®cM−a m¡−Nz
L¡−m¡ f¡s n¡c¡ n¡¢sl f¤yV¢m e−s e¡z f¤yV¢ml ®ial B−lL fy¤V¢m, e£m fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll
T¤¢s, nš² q¡−a dl¡, T¤¢s−a ¢Qys¡j¤¢s, …sz e¡¢el −Q¡−M f¡bl q−u b¡−L c¤−V¡
a¡l¡z f¤yV¢ml ja Hl¡J e−s e¡z a¡l¡c¤−V¡ −c−M−R Ni£l l¡−a clS¡u −V¡L¡
¢c−µRe q¡−njj¡j¡, e¡¢el ®jS ®R−mz e¡¢e clS¡ M¤m−aC ®lmN¡¢s k¡Ju¡l n−ël
a−m …y−s¡ q−u k¡u q¡−nj j¡j¡l ül – j¡ B¢j k¡Ca¡¢Rz
    Ha l¡C−a X¡Lp ®Le! qC−R ¢L! L¤¢fl pm−a Ep−L ¢c−u ¢py¢s−a e¡−je
e¡¢ez
   B¢j ®Nm¡jz
   q¡−nj j¡j¡ qeqe q¡yV−a b¡−Le f¤L¤l f¡−sl ¢c−Lz e¡¢e ®fR−e ®c±−s h−me,
LC k¡p Ha l¡C−a? b¡jz
   q¡−nj j¡j¡ q¡yV−a q¡yV−a ®fRe e¡ ¢g−l h−me –k¤−Ü k¡Ca¡¢Rz ®cn ü¡d£e
LCl¡ a−h ¢glh¡jz
   b¡j−l q¡−nj b¡jz
    e¡¢e Nm¡ ®R−s X¡−Le ay¡l Ah¡dÉ ®R−m−L karZ e¡ AåL¡−ll ®f−Vl −ia−l
Y¤−L k¡e ®R−mz


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    ¢ep¡s cy¡¢s−u b¡−Le e¡¢ez h¤L VeVe L−l, ®k h¤−Ll J−j, ®k h¤−Ll c¤−d
f’¡−nl jeÄ¿¹−l S¾j ®eJu¡ q¡−nj j¡j¡−L ¢a¢e h¡y¢Q−u¢R−mez f¡l¦m j¡¢j ®Q±L¡−W
HL f¡, B−lL f¡ Q¡m¡ O−ll ¢py¢s−a ®l−M g¤y¢f−u L¡yc−Rez −m¡−L h−m q¡−n−jl
hE fl£l ja p¤¾cl£z AåL¡−l e¡¢e ®c−Me f¡l¦m j¡¢jl N¡ ®b−L ®SÉ¡vpÀ¡
®h−l¡−µRz hE¢V BÙ¹ HLM¡e¡ Q¡ycz Hje Q¡yc−L HMe ¢a¢e m¤−L¡−he ®L¡b¡u! O−l
O¤−j¡−µR f¡l¦m j¡¢jl R'j¡−pl −j−uz pwp¡l ®g−m Hi¡−h −LE BQjL¡ q¡l¡u!
                             y
AåL¡l q¡a−s ®L¡b¡u ¢a¢e M¤−S f¡−he q¡−nj j¡j¡−L, S¡−ee e¡z e¡¢e k¤Ü L£,
jq¡k¤Ü ®c−M−Re, S¡f¡¢e ®h¡j¡ f−s−R ®c−n, ¢L¿º Hi¡−h pwp¡l RœM¡e qu¢ez
    L¡L X¡L¡ ®i¡−l f¡l¦m j¡¢j−L ay¡l h¡−fl h¡¢s ®l−M p−‰ Q¡l ®R−m Bl
HL¢V e£m fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢s, H−p¢R−me ®j−ul h¡¢s−a, AhL¡−n, nm¡fl¡jnÑ Ll−a,
¢V−el ®Q±Q¡m¡ ®R−s c¡m¡−ez −j−ul S¡j¡C hm−me – NË¡−j QCm¡ k¡e BÇj¡, nql
¢el¡fc e¡z
    −pC NË¡−j ®k−a ¢N−uC q¡aR¡s¡ q−u ®Nm ¢ae ®R−m, HMe b−m T¡s¡ ®R−m,
¢e−Sl e¡a¢elJ ®R¡V, RVL¤, ®Lhm q¡−al L¡−Rz
    l¡p¤l Mhl e¡ ®f−u l¦e¤ M¡m¡l n¡ö¢s ®Q¡−Ml Sm ®g−me, Bl f¡−nl ¢fy¢s−a
®l¡−c ¢fW ¢c−u hp¡ f¤yV¢m-e¡¢e ®R−m k¤−Ü ®N−R ®S−eJ V¤y në L−le e¡z k¤−Ü ®N−m
®LE ¢L Bl ®g−l! e¡¢el ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ e−s e¡z




     M.
      l¦e¤ M¡m¡l nÄöl Mhl ®f−u−Re ¢j¢mV¡¢l Bp−R −h…eh¡¢sl ¢c−L, R'¢V j¤™¤
f−s B−R ¢p¢L j¡Cm c§−l, f¡V−r−az j¤™¤ −cM−a ®m¡L ®c±−s¡−µR, Bh¡l E−ÒV¡
¢c−LJ ®h¡yQL¡ q¡−a R¤V−R −m¡Lz Bj¡−cl, nq−ll C¢ø−cl SeÉ ¢WL qu BlJ
Nqe NË¡−jl ¢c−L f¡¢m−u k¡Ju¡z −h…eh¡¢s ®b−L ®j¡−ol N¡¢s L−l Ni£l l¡−a
lJe¡ ¢cC q¡ypf¤¤lz ®j¡oAm¡−L fb ®c¢M−u −eu L¡p¤, q¡p¤l i¡C L¡p¤z he h¡c¡−sl
¢Ty ¢T ¢Ty ¢T, ý‚¡ ýu¡, i¤a¤j i¤a¤−jl j−dÉ H−p ByaL¡ ®b−j k¡u ®j¡oz L¤™¢¤ m
f¡L¡−a f¡L¡−a j¡'l f¡R¡l a−m −py¢d−u b¡¢Lz nl¡g j¡j¡ hm−ae AåL¡−l
i§−al¡ ph ®h¢l−u B−p h¡C−l, a¡l¡ Mf L−l j¡e¤o d−l, Bl Lf L−l M¡uz
i§−al ¢fÐu S¡uN¡ qm N¡−Rl jNX¡mz Bl ®j¡−ol N¡¢s c¡y¢s−u B−R Aj¡hpÉ¡l
l¡−a −nJs¡ N¡−Rl a−mz pf pf L−l L¡l ®ke −qy−V Bp¡l në ö¢ez −j¡oAm¡
Q¡h¤L Lo¡e ®j¡−ol ¢f−W, ®j¡o e−s e¡z q¡V q¡V q¡V, pf¡w pf¡wz h¡ynh−el ®ial
¢c−u qW¡v ®j¡o ®c±−s¡uz RC−ul ®ial j¡b¡u j¡b¡u ®W¡Ll m¡N¡l në qu WjWj,
WjWjz i¤l¦ ®eC, ®Q¡−Ml f¡a¡ ®eC, −m¡j ®eC, Q¤m ®eC, hÉ¡l¡−j ®i¡N¡ RVL¤ ¢fy ¢fy
L−l Ly¡−cz Bh¡l q¡V q¡V, Bh¡l pf¡wz pf pf, pf pfz RVL¤l ¢mL¢m−L q¡a
d−l l¡−M e¡¢e−L, e¡¢el q¡−a nš² L−l dl¡ fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢sz T¤¢s−a ¢Qys¡j¤¢s …sz

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    q¡ypf¤−ll h¡¢s¢V L¡p¤l ®h¡e X¡¢m−jl nÄöl h¡¢sz h¡¢sl j¡−W h−p ®j¡oc¤−V¡
¢S−l¡uz −j¡oAm¡Jz L¡p¤ B−N B−N q¡y−V, nq−ll C¢øl¡ L¡p¤l ®fR−e, L¡p¤ q¡y−V
Bl ®fR−e a¡L¡u, q¡p¤l ®Q¡−Ml Cyc¤l L¡p¤l ®Q¡−M ®eCz
   q¡p¤l c¤C ®Q¡−M −c−M¢R c¤C¢V Cyc¤l,
   a¡C, h¡ynhe f¡l q−u Q¢m q¡ypf¤lz
     ®mM¡fs¡ S¡e¡, clc¡m¡−e b¡L¡, jVlN¡¢s Qs¡ nq−ll j¡e¤o−cl H h¡¢sl ph¡C
M¡¢al L−lz ph−Q−u hs Ol¢V ®R−s −cJu¡ qu Bj¡−cl SeÉ, Bmj¡¢l M¤−m l¢Pe
g¤m f¡a¡ ByL¡ L¡−Ql NÔ¡p Bl ¢Q−ej¡¢Vl b¡mh¡¢V h¡l Ll¡ quz LC j¡…−ll ®T¡m
l¡yd¡ qu, X¡L fs−m Bjl¡ T¡yL ®hy−d ¢fy¢s ®f−a h¢p f¡LO−lz A¢ab M¡C−u,
®f¡m¡f¡e M¡C−u, ®ra ®gl¡ f¤l¦o−cl M¡C−u, −hm¡ g¤−l¡−m h¡¢sl ®j−ul¡ ®M−a
h−pez ¢hR¡e¡u eL¢n L¡yb¡ ¢h¢R−u ®cJu¡ qu, m¡m e£m p¤−a¡u i¤−m¡ e¡ Bj¡u
®mM¡ Ju¡s m¡N¡−e¡ qu h¡¢m−nz j¡b¡ …−e h¡¢mnz j¡b¡l h¡¢mnC c¤'WÉ¡wH ®Q−f
O¤−j¡C, ®L¡mh¡¢m−nl A−iÉp j−l e¡ k¤−ÜJz ü−fÀl ®ia−l i¡¢p qy¡−pl ja
q¡ypf¤−ll S−m, E¢s RVL¤ Bl L¡p¤l m¡m O¤¢sl ja q¡Ju¡uz
      H h¡¢s−a Bj¡l hup£ ®j−ul¡ HL fÉy¡−Q n¡¢s f−l, L¡lJ L¡lJ ö¢e ¢h−uJ
q−u ®N−Rz ®i¡−l E−W Jl¡ q¡yp j¤l¢Nl ®My¡u¡s ®M¡−m, Ee¤−e gy¤L¢e ®g¡y−L, jnm¡
h¡−V, ®Yy¢L f¡s ®cu, L¤−m¡u Q¡m T¡−s, J−cl ®X−L h¢m – −Mmh¡ H‚¡ ®c¡‚¡,
L¤aL¤a? ö−e Jl¡ −W¡yV ¢V−f q¡−p, ®Mm−a B−p e¡z ®R−ml¡ N¡−R E−W Bj f¡−s,
N¡h f¡−s, X¡h f¡−s, J−cl ja Bj¡lJ C−µR L−l N¡−R EW−az Jl¡ h−m–
®j−uj¡eol¡ N¡−R EW−m N¡R jCl¡ k¡uz
   Jl¡ q¡X¤X¤ ®M−m m¤¢‰ L¡R¡ ®j−lz B¢j ®Mm−a Q¡C−m h−m– ®j−uj¡e−ol q¡X¤X¤
®Mm−a qu e¡z
    Jl¡ L¡y−d N¡jR¡ ®g−m ¢h−m k¡u j¡R dl−az J−cl ®fRe ®fRe B¢jJ lJe¡
qC, ®fRe ¢g−l h−m Jl¡ – ®j−u j¡e−ol j¡R dl−a e¡Cz
   O¤¢– Es¡C−aJ e¡C?
   e¡, O¤¢– Es¡C−aJ e¡Cz
   −L LC−R e¡C? B¢j −L¡j−l c¤'q¡a ®l−M h¤L V¡e L−l c¡ys¡Cz
    N¡−u L¡c¡ j¡M¡, L¡−m¡ ¢jn¢j−n, j¤M i¢aÑ qm¤c cy¡−al −R−m c¤'f¡ ®fR−e H−p
h−m, LJ ®a¡ L¡Q¡ N¡h f¡L¡ N¡h L¡Q¡ N¡h f¡L¡ N¡h! M¤h a¡s¡a¡¢s LC−a qChz
    hm−a f¡l−m j¡R dl−a ®e−h Bn¡u h−m ®c¢M L¡Q¡N¡hf¡Q¡h¡fL¡L¡f¡f
dl−el në ®h−l¡−µRz qm¤c c¡ya M¡yL M¡yL L−l q¡−pz Jl p−‰ h¡¢Ll¡J M¡yL M¡yLz
Bj¡−L ®fR−e ®l−M Jl¡ Q−m k¡u ¢h−ml ¢c−Lz B¢j HL¡ c¡y¢s−u b¡¢L ®l¢X−jX
éL fl¡ ný−l ®j−uz
    c¤f¤l−hm¡ f¤L¤−l ®e−j −j−ul¡ kMe HL p¡ya¡−l B−lL f¡−s Q−m k¡u, HL
X¤−h j¡Tf¤L¤l ®b−L O¡−Vl L¡−R H−p j¡b¡ ®a¡−m, B¢j j¤‡ ®Q¡−M, O¡−V h−p,
c¤'f¡ ¢i¢S−u S−m, J−cl ®c¢Mz Bj¡−L M¡¢m N¡−u ®c−M ®j−ul¡ hm¡h¢m L−l,
−Y¢‰ ®R¢sl Aq−e¡ h¤¢e E−X e¡Cz

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     nl¡g j¡j¡ Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤L¤−l E−ÒV¡ p¡ya¡l, X¤h p¡ya¡l ¢c−u n¡fm¡ g¤m
¢Ry−s H−e f¡−s h−p b¡L¡ Bj¡−L hm−ae, p¡ya¡l ¢nM¢h? ®h¢n LCl¡ ¢fyfs¡ M¡,
a¡C−m p¡ya¡l f¡l¢hz ¢fyf−s dl¡ ¢Q¢e …s ®M−u f¤L¤−l ®e−j p¡yal¡−a ®Qø¡ L−l¢R
A−eL¢ce, Sm Bj¡l c¤'f¡ ®V−e f¡−L ®g−m ¢e−u k¡u S−ml a−mz q¡ypf¤l NË¡−jl
eÉ¡w−V¡ −f¡m¡f¡eJ S−m T¡yf ¢c−u p¡yal¡u, ®c−M nlj m¡−N, Ha hs ¢d¢‰ ®j−u
BSJ −L¡jl S−m Lm¢jma¡l ja c¡y¢s−u b¡¢Lz j−e j−e J−cl ja p¡l¡f¤L¤l
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p¡ya¡l L¡¢V, HL f¡s ®b−L B−lL f¡sz N¡ ®f¡s¡ c¤f−l W¡™¡ S−m ®YE a¤−m
p¡yal¡−e¡l ja Be¾c Bl qu e¡! j¡ Mhl f¡W¡e, f¤×L¢e−a −h¢nrZ fCl¡ b¡L−m
W¡™¡ m¡CN¡ SÅl BChz ®L¡jl Sm ®b−L ný−l ®j−u−L E−W Bp−a qu X¡P¡uz
X¡P¡ ®a¡ eu, BÙ¹ HL¢V Q¤−m¡z

      X¡P¡u A−eL L¡™ O−V h−Vz f¡”¡¢hl¡ f¤¢s−u ¢c−µR NË¡−jl h¡¢sOl, ®f¡s¡
h¡¢sl hE¢Tl¡ qy¡pf¤−ll h¡¢s h¡¢s O¤−l Lf¡m Q¡fs¡uz q¡ypf¤l bjbj L−l, −ke
Hr¤¢Z ®h¡j¡ fs−h q¡ypf¤−ll Q¡y¢c−az NË¡−jl c¤−V¡ h¡¢s−a ®l¢XJ B−Rz −k h¡¢s−a
®hj‚¡ E−W¢R Bjl¡, B¢j j¡ e¡¢e RVL¤ Cu¡p¢je, ®p h¡¢s−a; B−lL¢V ®l¢XJ
L¡−pj ¢nLc¡−ll h¡¢sz p−ål fl c¤'h¡¢s−a ®m¡L ¢is L−l ®l¢XJl Mhl öe−az
    ®l¢XJ öe−a Bp¡ ®m¡−Ll¡ E−W¡−el n£am f¡¢V−a h−p ýy−L¡ V¡−ee, ýy−L¡
®O¡−l HL j¤M ®b−L B−lL j¤−Mz −Nm c¤'j¡p d−l V¡L j¡b¡ N¡m ®g¡m¡ ph¤S m¤¢‰
−m¡L¢V h−m Bp−Re –ü¡d£e h¡wm¡l Mh−l LC−R j¤¢š²h¡¢qe£ BCa¡−R, Bl ®c¢l
e¡Cz
    X¡¢m−jl nÄöl Sm−Q±¢L−a h−p ay¡l ¢jn¢j−n L¡−m¡ ¢f−W RfRf L−l N¡jR¡
−j−l jn¡ a¡s¡ez BP¤−m b¤a¢el n¡c¡ c¡¢s ByQ−s h−me – ¢j¢mV¡¢ll m−N ®Lj−e
f¡lh ®ql¡? i¡la ®bCL¡ e¡¢L ®Vl¢ew mCu¡ BCa¡−Rz ®Nl¡−jl S¢jl¡¢m, a¤l¡h,
Sîl, de¤ ¢ju¡ ®hh¡−L ®a¡ k¤−Ü ®Nmz H−N¡ e¡L ¢Vf−m c¤d h¡lu, Hl¡ ¢L−ul k¤Ü
Llh! Y¡L¡u ®a¡ j¡e¤o jCl¡ R¡lM¡l! −Nl¡j ®L ®Nl¡j SÅ¡m¡Cu¡ ¢ca¡−R,
¢j¢mV¡¢ll¡ ¢L j¡e¤o! Jl¡ ACm S¡−e¡u¡−ll S¡az Bj¡−l ®a¡ ¢œn¡m h¡S¡−l HL
¢pf¡C ¢SN¡u BfL¡ e¡j ®Lu¡ q¡u? B¢j LC Bj¡l e¡j ¢cu¡ a¤j¡l L¡j ¢L q¡m¡z
Q¡ea¡l¡ jS¢S−cl Cj¡j ®cMm¡j, ¢pf¡CHl ¢fRe ¢fRe Q−mz Cj¡j p¡C−hl
jamh Bj¡l i¡m¡ ®WLm e¡z
      q¡j L−l a¡l¦ M¢mg¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−mez h¤−s¡ ®Q¡−M i¡m ®c−Me e¡, q¡−a
h¡y−nl m¡¢W, fl−el −N¢”M¡e¡ ¢Ry−s aÉ¡e¡ aÉ¡e¡, −m¡−L h−m H h¤−s¡l M¢a−a
Bp−m jÉ¡m¡ fup¡, h¤−s¡ ¢R−me ¢œn¡m h¡S¡−ll cl¢S, hy¡ ®Q¡M eø qJu¡l fl
cl¢S¢N¢l ®R−s ®R−ml h¡¢s−a, q¡ypf¤−l b¡−Le, j¡−T j¡−T H h¡¢s ®b−L Ed¡J
q−u k¡e, LC k¡e ®LE S¡−e e¡, j¡p ®N−m ®gla B−pez k¤Ü h¡yd¡l fl a¡l¦
M¢mg¡ q¡ypf¤l NË¡j ®R−s Bl ®L¡b¡J Ed¡J qe¢ez p−å q−m ®l¢XJ öe−a H
h¡¢s−a B−pez a¡l¦ M¢mg¡ Lb¡ Lj hm¡l ®m¡L, −h¢nl i¡NC j¡b¡ X¡e L¡y−d
®g−m A−eÉl Lb¡ ®n¡−ee, fR¾c e¡ q−m ®b−L ®b−L q¡j h−me, Hlfl g¡yL ®f−m

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¢e−Sl k¡ ja a¡ …¢R−u h−mez a¡l¦ M¢mg¡l q¡j ®n¡e¡l fl ýy−L¡l Nsss Nsss
në R¡s¡ Bl ¢LR¤ ®n¡e¡ k¡u e¡z V¡L j¡b¡ N¡m ®g¡m¡ ph¤S m¤¢‰l ¢fW ¢Rm a¡l¦
M¢mg¡l ¢c−L, ¢a¢e N¡ O¤¢l−u h−pez h¤−s¡ BlJ c¤'¢ae−V q¡j hm¡l fl h−me,
j¤¢š²h¡¢qe£l¡ ®cn ü¡d£e LlhCz Bj−N¡ ®N¢lm¡l¡ BN¡Ca¡−Rz clL¡l AC−m
i¡l−al ¯peÉ e¡jh ®c−nz HC ®cn Bj¡−N¡ AChz −nM j¤¢Shl ®cn Q¡m¡Ch,
Bu¤h Cu¡Cu¡l Bjm k¡Ch, S−Çjl ja k¡Chz
     a¡l¦ M¢mg¡l Lb¡ ®no q−m ph¤S m¤¢‰ Nm¡ a¤−m h−me, HC ¢pl¡SÉ¡, HLV¡
f¡´M¡ ¢cu¡ k¡z
     qm¤c c¡y−al ®R−m¢V T¡y L−l E−s H−p Ol ®b−L HL¢V a¡mf¡a¡l f¡M¡ H−e
®cu ph¤S m¤¢‰−Lz N¡−u d¤−m¡ L¡c¡ ®eC, j¡R V¡R d−l p¡g p¤a−l¡ q−u O−l ¢g−l−R
qm¤c c¡yaz ph¤S m¤¢‰ HL q¡−a N¡ Q¤m−L¡e, B−lL q¡−a h¡a¡p L−le ¢e−S−Lz
O−ll hE ¢Tl¡ O−ll ®hs¡u L¡e ®f−a E−W¡−e hp¡ f¤l¦−ol Lb¡ h¡aÑ¡ ®n¡−eez
¢hR¡e¡l Jfl f¤yV¢ml ja h−p b¡−Le e¡¢e, e¡¢el ®Q¡®Ml a¡l¡ e−s e¡z
    i§−al i−ul Jfl ¢j¢mV¡¢ll iu h¤−L h¡h¤C f¡¢Ml ja h¡p¡ h¡y−d Bj¡lz

    a¡l¦ M¢mg¡l Lb¡C ¢WL, j¤¢š²h¡¢qe£l¡ ®no Ah¢c ü¡d£e L−l−R ®cnz Bjl¡
aMe c¡f¤¢eu¡ e¡−jl HL NË¡−jz n£−al pL¡−m ¯hWL O−ll c¡Ju¡u h−p ®l¡c
®f¡q¡¢µR Bl j¤M ®b−L gLgL L−l ®dy¡u¡ R¡s¢Rz qW¡v ö¢e ¢QvL¡l, ¢QvL¡lz
¢QvL¡−ll Evp ®cM−a f¡L¡ l¡Ù¹¡l ¢c−L −c±−s¡u ®f¡m¡f¡ez L¡e ®f−a ®b−L h¤¢T
Evp œ²−j œ²−j H−N¡−µR H¢c−LCz ®m¡−Ll ®Q¡−M ®L±a§qm, L£ qm, L£ qm, L¡l¡
B−p Bh¡l c¡f¤¢eu¡u! Bh¡l ¢L Ol ®f¡s¡l Mhl, m¡−nl Mhl! Na p¡a¢ce d−l
e¡N¡−l …¢ml në ö−e c¡f¤¢eu¡ NË¡−jl L¡−e a¡m¡ ®m−N −N−Rz EvL˜¡u, E−à−N
c¡f¤¢eu¡ nÄ¡−pl ja L−l nÄ¡p ®eu¢ez HMe ®L B−p ¢QvL¡l L−l HC NË¡−j! ®L
B−p HC pL¡−m f¡L¡ l¡Ù¹¡ d−l? ¢j¢mV¡¢l? e¡, H ¢WL ¢j¢mV¡¢ll në euz j¤M
Q¡Ju¡ Q¡J¢u L−l H Jlz h¡¢sl ®j−ul¡ S¡em¡l fcÑ¡ g¡yL L−l a¡¢L−u b¡−L
HMeJ e¡ Bp¡ Ev−pl ¢c−Lz B¢j fcÑ¡ g¡y−Ll j−dÉ ®eC, ®R−m¢f−m−cl ¢i−s
¢j−n ®k−a f¡¢l, HMeJ X¡Pl qC¢e, −Y¢‰ ®R¢sl h¤¢e E−X e¡Cz Ev−pl H ¢QvL¡l
AeÉlLj, −l¡j c¡y¢s−u k¡u N¡−ul, Bn¡uz j−e Bj¡l HLn f¡ul¡ J−s X¡e¡
®j−mz
     Evp H−N¡−a b¡−L c¡f¤¢eu¡ h¡S¡−ll ¢c−L, h¾c¤L q¡−a ¢hn fy¢QnSe k¤hL,
nñ¤N−” Bj¡−cl ¢ae Q¡L¡l N¡¢s BVL¡−e¡ k¤hL…−m¡l ja ®cM−a, VÊ¡−L c¡y¢s−u
Su h¡wm¡ h−m ¢QvL¡l Ll−Rz L£ ®a¢S HC −l¡m, L£ ¢hhn Ll¡ HC E−šSe¡!
c¡f¤¢eu¡l Ù¹ìa¡ Q¤lQ¤l q−u ®i−P f−sz j¡e¤o ®ke Byd¡l …q¡ ®b−L HL k¤N fl
®h¢l−uC ®cM−R B−m¡ TmL¡−e¡ SNaz ¢qj-W¡™¡ ec£−a X¤h−a X¤h−a q¡−al L¡−R
®f−u−R f¡m ®a¡m¡ ®e±−L¡z c¡f¤¢eu¡ NË¡−jl j¡e¤o HaL¡m j−e j−e, hs−S¡l
¢gp¢g¢p−u H Jl L¡−e L¡−e h−m−R Su h¡wm¡z BS a¡l¡ qll¡ öe−R Su h¡wm¡lz
œ¡−pl Q¡cl R¤y−s ®g−m j¡e¤o Nm¡ g¡V¡u Su h¡wm¡ h−mz B¢jJz J−cl ja

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q¡−al j¤¢W a¤−m ¢QvL¡l L¢lz j¡e¤o −R¡−V VÊ¡−Ll ®fRe ®fRe, Su h¡wm¡l ®fRe
®fRe, j¤¢š²l ®fRe ®fRez B¢j ®c±−s h¡¢sl ®ial Y¤¢L, j¡'−L Mhl ¢c−az j¡
S¡e¡m¡u c¡y¢s−u¢R−mez
     j¡ Su h¡wm¡ LJz ®cn ü¡d£e AC−Rz c¤'f¡L ®e−Q h¢mz
     j¡ q¡p−Re Bl N¡m ®h−u −Q¡−Ml Sm fs−R ay¡lz ByQ−m j¤R−Re Sm, Bh¡lJ
Tl−Rz Bh¡lJ q¡p−Re ¢a¢ez HLC j¤−M q¡¢p, L¡æ¡ c¤−V¡Cz
     e¡¢el ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ e−s e¡z −pC L−h ®b−L f¡bl q−u B−Re ¢a¢e, f¡b−l
®V¡L¡ ¢c−m WjWj në qu, e¡¢el N¡ ®b−L ®p nëJ qu e¡z e¡¢e ®Le a¡yl f¡e
M¡Ju¡ M−u¢l c¡ya ®j−m q¡p−Re e¡, je ¢L j−l B−R fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢s¢Vl ®n¡−L,
®k¢V−L Bl ay¡l nš² L−l dl−a qu e¡, ®f−Vl ®ial f¤yV¢m L−l f¤yV¢m q−u hp−a
qu e¡!
      l¡Ù¹¡u HMeJ SVm¡, j¡e¤o ®c±−s¡−µR, Su h¡wm¡ Su h¡wm¡ h−m c¡f¤¢eu¡
j¡b¡u a¤m−Rz L¡m ¢Rm …¢ml në, jl¡L¡æ¡, BS q¡¢p, BS Eõ¡p, BS °q °q,
BS Su h¡wm¡z Su h¡wm¡ j¡−e ®LE Bl L¡lJ h¡¢s f¤s−h e¡, Bl ®LE L¡E−L
…¢m Ll−h e¡, −L¡b¡J ®h¡j¡ fs−h e¡, ®LE Bl L¡E−L d−l ¢e−u k¡−h e¡ ®Q¡M
®hy−d, h¡a¡−p m¡−nl Nå i¡p−h e¡, BL¡−n ¢is Ll−h e¡ nL¤−el cm, Bjl¡
¢g−l k¡h nq−ll h¡¢s−a, Bj¡l −g−m Bp¡ Ol¢V−a O¤−j¡h −L¡mh¡¢mn h¤−L
S¢s−u, Bj¡l j¡f¤a¤m ®j−uf¤a¤m HMeJ J−cl −R¡– M¡−V O¤¢j−u B−R, ¢N−u J−cl
O¤j i¡P¡hz
      E−šSe¡ Bj¡l ®fRe ®fRe e¡¢L B¢j a¡l ®fRe, e¡¢L E−šSe¡ Bj¡l
L¡y−dl Jfl, e¡¢L B¢j a¡l L¡y−dl Jfl, e¡ h¤−TC ®c±−s k¡C Bh¡l ®pC SVm¡l
¢c−L, ¢j¢R−ml ¢c−Lz ¢j¢R−m M¡−mc−L −c¢M ph¡l p¡j−e, q¡−a h¡y−nl L¢’l
Jfl h¡yd¡ fa¡L¡, ph¤−Sl j−dÉ m¡m HL −N¡õ¡, −N¡õ¡l j−dÉ −a¡hs¡−e¡ qm¤c
L¡fsz M¡−m−cl ®fRe ®fRe NË¡−jl −R−m L£ ®R¡Ll¡ L£ k¤hL, phz
      ¢i−sl j−dÉ RVL¤l q¡−aJ ®c¢M ¢WL JlLj HL fa¡L¡z Bj¡lJ C−µR L−l
HL¢V fa¡L¡ q¡−a ®f−az H H−Lh¡−l ea¤e fa¡L¡z Cú¤−m ph¤−Sl j−dÉ Q¡yc a¡l¡
ByL¡ fa¡L¡l p¡j−e c¡y¢s−u Bj¡−cl N¡C−a qa f¡L p¡l S¢je p¡c h¡cz
®R¡Vc¡ kMe ¢j¢Rm Ll−ae Bu¤h n¡¢q dÄwp ®q¡L h−m, HL¢ce ®a¡n−Ll am
−b−L Q¡yc a¡l¡l ph¤S fa¡L¡¢V ¢e−u ¢N−u¢R−me q¡−a L−lz ¢j¢Rm ®b−L p−åu
¢g−l H−p −R¡Vc¡ h¡¢s−a S¡¢e−u ¢c−me, BCSL¡ ¢j¢R−m fa¡L¡ f¤s¡C¢Rz
      ¢j¢Rm ®no L−l l¡Ù¹¡l ¢Le¡−ll HL L¡yW¡m N¡−Rl X¡−m Q−s q¡−al fa¡L¡¢V
E¢s−u M¡−mc h−me HCV¡ qCm Su h¡wm¡l fa¡L¡z HMe ®bCL¡ HCV¡C Bj¡−cl
fa¡L¡z ph¡C hm Su h¡wm¡z ph¤S lw q−µR ¢Nu¡ Bj¡−cl ph¤S d¡e−ra, j−dÉ
m¡m p§kÑ, Bl p§−kÑl j¡TM¡−e Bj¡−cl j¡e¢Qœz eu j¡p k¤Ü L−l Bjl¡ HLV¡ ®cn
f¡C¢R, ®c−nl e¡j BS ®bCL¡ f§hÑ f¡¢LÙ¹¡e e¡, ®c−nl e¡j Su h¡wm¡z ph¡C hm
Su h¡wm¡z


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     ph¡C h−m Su h¡wm¡z M¡−mc ®e−j B−pe X¡m ®b−Lz fl−e ay¡l n¡c¡ m¤¢‰,
n¡c¡ n¡VÑz L¡−m¡ Q¤m, L¡−m¡ j¤M, j¤−M m¡m hÐZ JW¡ M¡−mcz −Q¡Mc¤−V¡ hs hs, c¤−V¡
L¡−m¡ ïjl ®kez l¡−a, h¡¢sl ph kMe O¤¢j−u ¢N−u¢Rm Bl B¢j h¡¢mn ®b−L j¡b¡
a¤−m −hs¡u ®qm¡e ¢c−u l¡M¡ h¾c¤−Ll ¢c−L q¡y q−u a¡¢L−u ¢Rm¡j, L¡lJ f¡−ul
BJu¡S ®f−u Bh¡l L¡yb¡l a−m X¤−h ¢N−u¢Rm¡j, h¾c¤−L …¢m il¡l në ö−e L¡yb¡
p¢l−u ïjl ®Q¡Mc¤−V¡ ®c−M¢Rm¡j, M¡−mc h−m¢R−me – HCV¡ ¢L S¡−e¡?
    j¡b¡ ®e−s h−m¢R, S¡¢e, h¾c¤Lz
   h¾c¤−Ll HC q−µR h¡yV, Bl HCM¡−e h¤−mV b¡−L, HCV¡l e¡j qCm ¢VÊN¡l,
HCM¡−e ¢Vf−mC …¢m h¡l quz M¡−mc h¾c¤−Ll N¡−u q¡a ®l−M ®l−M h−mez
  Bf−e ¢L j¡e¤o j¡−le? fÐnÀ L−l öL−e¡ j¤−M b¡¢L Eš−ll aªo·¡uz
   M¡−mc ®q−p h−me, B¢j nœ¦ j¡¢lz
     h¾c¤L¢V M−sl ¢e−Q m¤−L¡−e¡ ¢Rm A−eL¢ce, −k M−sl Jfl ¢hR¡e¡ ®f−a
Bjl¡ O¤−j¡C, a¡l; ®L S¡e−a¡! BQjL¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l ¢hR¡e¡ p¢l−u Ms p¢l−u h¾c¤L
®hl L−l B−ee M¡−mcz Bl l¡a Oe q−m N¡ M¡e¡ L¡−m¡ Q¡c−l j¤−s h¾c¤L q¡−a
−h¢l−u k¡ez
      c¡f¤¢eu¡l H h¡¢s−a Bp¡l fl −p l¡−aC fÐbj M¡−mc−L ®c−M¢Rz Bl BS
¢àa£uh¡lz M¡−mc ®cM−a q¡−nj j¡j¡l jaz c¤'Se e¡¢L q¢lql BaÈ¡z HL Cú¤−m
f−s−Rez HL b¡m¡u i¡a ®M−u−Rez q¡−njj¡j¡ k¤−Ü −N−Re ö−e M¡−mcJ −N−Rez
       L¡yb¡ j¤−s ö−u f¢s M−sl Jfl, Ms Jj ®c−h n£−az RVL¤ O¤¢j−u L¡c¡z RVL¤
®pl¡−a Hi¡−hC O¤¢j−u¢Rm, j¡b¡u h¡¢mn fs−aC RVL¤l O¤j H−p k¡uz J e¡
O¤−j¡−m ¢eOÑ¡a −QyQ¡a, Bl Jl¡ ¢WL …¢m L−l j¡la J−L, ®Lhm J−L ®Le, k¡l¡
O¤¢j−u ¢Rm¡j J ¢hR¡e¡u – Bj¡−L, Cu¡p¢je−Lz B¢j AhnÉ O¤−j¡C¢e, O¤−jl i¡e
L−l f−s¢Rm¡j, ®ke O¤−jl j−dÉ B¢j aMe O¤jl¡−SÉl O¤jfl£l p−‰ ®Mm¡ Ll¢R,
®c¡me¡ c¤m¢R, ®ke B¢j Bl j¡e¤−ol ®c−n ®eC, ®ke B¢j ¢LR¤C ®Vl f¡¢µR e¡ O−l
A−eL…−m¡ h¤V fl¡ ®m¡L q¡yV−R, L¡y−d a¡−cl h¾c¤L, a¡l¡ ®k ®L¡eJ pju q¡p−a
q¡p−a Lb¡ hm−a hm−a Cu¡¢LÑ Ll−a Ll−a …¢m L−l j¡l−a f¡−l ®k L¡E−L,
®LE O¤¢j−u ®eC S¡e−mC a¡l M¤¢m E−s k¡−h …¢m−a, a¡−L d−l ¢e−u k¡Ju¡ q−h
LÉ¡−Çf, LÉ¡−Çf ¢e−u Q¡h−L Q¡h−L ®hu−e−Vl …y−a¡u …y−a¡u q¡s−N¡s …y−s¡ Ll¡
q−hz h¤V fl¡ ®m¡L k¡ M¤¢n Ll¦L, a¤¢j O¤¢j−u b¡−L¡ ®j−u, ®a¡j¡l ®Q¡−Ml f¡a¡
®ke e¡ e−s, ®a¡j¡l N¡ q¡a f¡ ¢LR¤ ®ke e¡ e−s, q¡−al ®L¡eJ BP¤m ®ke e¡ e−s,
®a¡j¡l h¤L ®ke e¡ L¡y−f, k¢c L¡y−fC ®ke h¤−Ll L¡yfe Jl¡, kMe jn¡¢l a¤−m
®a¡j¡l ¢c−L a¡¢L−u b¡L−h, V−QÑl B−m¡ ®gm−h ®a¡j¡l Jfl, ®a¡j¡l j¤−M,
®a¡j¡l h¤−L, ®a¡j¡l El¦−a, ®Q¡M ®b−L m¡m¡ Ns¡−h, ¢Si ®h−u B…e Tl−h Bl
Lb¡ hm−h Hje i¡o¡u k¡ a¤¢j −h¡T e¡, ®Vl e¡ f¡uz ®Vl e¡ f¡u ®a¡j¡l HL ®g¡yV¡
A¢Ù¹aÅ, ®Vl e¡ f¡u a¤¢j BR, a¤¢j ®S−N BR, k¢cJ a¤¢j BR, ®S−N BRzk¢c
f¡uC ®Vl, a−h ®ke Jl¡ hm−a hm−a Q−m k¡u, a¤¢j −Y¢‰ ®j−u −Lhm, a¤¢j
¢L−n¡l£ qJ¢e, k¤ha£ qJ¢e, HMeJ −a¡j¡l h¤¢e E−X e¡Cz

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       Bj¡l N¡ ®h−u W¡ä¡ HL¢V p¡f q¡yV¢Rm, p¡f¢V Bj¡l Nm¡ −fy¢Q−u ¢Rm,
Bj¡l Lø q¢µRm ¢exnÄ¡p ¢e−a, ah¤ B¢j ¢exnÄ¡p ¢e¢µRm¡j, V−QÑl B−m¡u Bj¡l
®Q¡−Ml f¡a¡ L¡yf−a Q¡C¢Rm, ah¤ B¢j −Q¡−Ml f¡a¡ l¡M¢Rm¡j ®Q¡−Ml Jfl, RVL¤l
WÉ¡w HL¢V ®a¡m¡ ¢Rm Bj¡l WÉ¡w−ul Jfl, WÉ¡w¢V−L Ji¡−hC f−s b¡L−a
¢c¢µRm¡j, Bj¡l q¡a HL¢V f−s ¢Rm Cu¡p¢j−el ®f−Vl Jfl, ®p¢V−L Cu¡p¢j−el
®f−Vl JflC f−s b¡L−a ¢c¢µRm¡j, −L¡mh¡¢mn ¢Rm Bj¡l ¢f−Wl ®fR−e, ®p¢V−L
¢f−Wl ®fR−e ¢c¢µRm¡j f−s b¡L−az
       h¤VS¤−a¡l ®m¡L…−m¡ c¡y¢s−u¢Rm M¡−Vl ¢Le¡−l, HL q¡−a jn¡¢l, B−lL
q¡−a VQÑ Bl ®Q¡M…−m¡ ¢Si…−m¡ m¡m¡Tl¡ B…eTl¡ Bj¡l Q¤−m®Q¡−Me¡−L
L¡−eNm¡uh¤−L®f−Vam−f−VEl¦−aWÉ¡−Pf¡−uz J−cl N¡ ®b−L N¢s−u W¡ä¡ p¡f
psps L−l ®e−j Hm Bj¡l nl£−l, p¡l¡ nl£l −qy−V ®hs¡−m¡, ¢f−W −f−V
am−f−V, ®k±e¡−‰, öyLmz p¡f Y¤−L ®Nm Bj¡l j¡w−pl ®ial, q¡−sl ®ial, l−š²,
j‹¡l ®ialz
      h¾c¤L ¢e−u, M¡¢eLV¡ e¤−u, ®k−qa¤ ay¡l j¡b¡ clS¡l j¡b¡ R¡¢s−u k¡u, M¡−mc
Q−m k¡Ju¡l fl Bj¡l q¡−sl ®ial −pC W¡ä¡ p¡f¢V Bh¡l q¡y−Vz B¢j ®Q¡M M¤−m
l¡¢M k¢c ®cM−a f¡C h¤V f¡−u ®LE B−p, j¡b¡u ®qm−jV fl¡ ®LE, Smf¡C l−Pl
−f¡n¡L fl¡z M−sl Jj, N¡−ul L¡yb¡, ¢LR¤C Bj¡l W¡ä¡ q−u b¡L¡ nl£l−L Eo·
L−l e¡z p¡f Bj¡l nl£l ®R−s e−s e¡z
      Ji¡−h LarZ f−s ¢Rm¡j B¢j! LarZ O¤−jl ja L−l e¡ O¤−j¡−e¡ ®j−u!
j−e q−µR hRl f¡l q−µR, Jl¡ ah¤ V−QÑl B−m¡ ¢e−h¡−µR e¡, k¤N f¡l q−µR ah¤ jn¡¢l
R¡s−R e¡ q¡a ®b−Lz j−e q−µR, W¡ä¡ q−u q−u B¢j j−l k¡¢µRz q¡mL¡ q−u k¡−µR
pjÙ¹ nl£l, Lh¤a−ll N¡ ®b−L Tl¡ HL¢V f¡m−Ll jaz B¢j Bl O¤−j L¡c¡ RVL¤
Bl Cu¡p¢j−el j¢dÉM¡−e ®n¡u¡ ®eC, Bj¡−L Eš¤−l q¡Ju¡ H−p ¢e−u k¡−µR Q¡y−cl
®c−nz p¡j−e h¤V fl¡ ®LE Bl c¡y¢s−u ®cM−R e¡, ph¡l e¡N¡m ®R−s B¢j AeÉ
HL ®c−nz
     Q¡y−cl h¤¢s QlL¡ L¡V−R Bl q¡a ®e−s Bj¡−L hm−R H−p¡ ®q H−p¡z J Q¡y−cl
h¤¢s ®N¡ Bj¡l M¤h ®aø¡ ®f−u−R, Sm ®c−h? Sm? Q¡y−c ®a¡ Sm ®eCz L£ hm, Q¡y−c
Sm ®eC! B¢j ®k a−h j−l k¡hz ®aø¡u Bj¡l h¤L −g−V k¡−µRz h¤−Vl në…−m¡
c§−l Q−m k¡−µR, H Ol ®b−L c§−l, B−lL O−lz Q¡y−cl h¤¢s h−m ®Q¡M ®M¡m ®j−u,
a¤¢j O¡jR ®Le n£−al l¡−a! e¡ h¤¢s B¢j ®Q¡M M¤mh e¡, ®Q¡M M¤m−m B¢j B…e
®cMh Bl m¡m¡ ®cMh, W¡ä¡ HL¢V p¡f ®cMh Bj¡l N¡−u, B¢j ®Q¡M M¤mh e¡z
®Q¡M h¤−SC ¢Rm¡j, Cu¡p¢j−el ®f−Vl Jfl Bj¡l q¡a, Bj¡l WÉ¡w−ul Jfl
RVL¤l WÉ¡wz
      c§l ®b−L ®i−p B−p h¡y¢nl p§l, −L h¡y¢n h¡S¡u Ha l¡−az −L Bj¡l O¤j
i¡P¡−a Q¡u Apj−u, B¢j BS l¡−a Bl S¡Nh e¡, öen¡e l¡−a pL−m O¤¢j−u
fs, ®Q¡M ®h¡S pL−m, O¤j−jO ®a¡j¡−cl Js¡−a Js¡−a Q¡y−cl ®c−n ¢e−u k¡−h,



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Q¡y−cl h¤¢s ®L¡eJ V¤y në Ll−h e¡, QlL¡ L¡V¡ ®g−m h¤¢sJ ®j−Ol ®L¡−m j¡b¡
®l−M O¤¢j−u k¡−hz
      H Bp−m h¡y¢nl ja, h¡y¢n euz H Bj¡l j¡'l −gy¡f¡−e¡ L¡æ¡z j¡ ®L¡b¡J
L¡yc−Re, O−l eu, O−ll h¡C−lz j¡ ®pC j¡¢V−a m¤¢V−u L¡yc−Re, ®k j¡¢V−a j¤M
b¤h−s f−s B−Re h¡h¡z l¡p¤ M¡m¤ hm−Re e¡ j−l e¡C, hsh¤ L¡yC−¾ce e¡, c¤m¡i¡C
j−l e¡Cz ¢L¿º jl¡l jaz l¡p¤ M¡m¤ e¡l−Lm N¡−Rl ®fR−e c¤'q¡a h¡yd¡ h¡h¡l h¡yde
M¤−m ¢c−me Bl ay¡l L¡yd ®b−L h¡h¡l j¡b¡ ¢fR−m ®Nm, ¢fR−m ®k−a ®k−a
j¡¢V−a, O¡−p, Ef¤s q−uz
     h¡h¡l nl£lM¡e¡ ®V−e O−l ®a¡−me ¢a¢ez O−ll ®j−Tu f−s b¡−L fСu ¢eØf¾c
nl£l, lš² Tl−R j¤M ®b−L, h¤L ®b−L, ®fV ®b−Lz l¡p¤ M¡m¤l H h¡¢s−a b¡L¡l Lb¡
eu, H−p¢R−me clc¡m¡−el g¡yL ®g¡L−l m¤−L¡−az Bj¡−cl b¡L¡l Lb¡ c¡f¤¢eu¡z
q¡ypf¤−l Ol−f¡s¡ ®d¡yu¡ J−s, a¡C q¡pyf¤l ®b−L AåL¡−l f¡m¡−a q−u¢Rm
c¡f¤¢eu¡z ®pM¡−e, f¡L¡ l¡Ù¹¡l ¢Le¡−l h¡¢s M¡−m−cl, q¡−nj j¡j¡l q¢lql BaÈ¡l,
−p h¡¢sl ®ia−l N¡ ®Y−L h−p ¢Rm¡jz nql ®b−L h¡a¡p ®i−p B−p Mhl ¢e−u,
N−ä¡−N¡m b¡j−Rz ®pC h¡a¡−pl ®fRe ®fRe aqh−el gaga në a¤−m q¡a ¯hW¡l
ja −e−s qe qe L−l −qy−V H−p e¡e¡, c¡f¤¢eu¡ h¡S¡−ll c¢r−Z, M¡−m−cl h¡¢s−a,
h−me – Qm Qm h¡¢s Qm, N−ä¡−N¡m b¡j−Rz e¡e¡l ¢Qh¤−Ll c¡¢s h¡a¡−p e−s, X¡−e
h¡y−uz ö−e, f¤yV¢m-f¡yV¢mpq, fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢spq e¡¢e B¢j j¡ RVL¤ Cu¡p¢je lJe¡
¢cC nq−ll ¢c−Lz e¡¢e Q−m ®N−me Hy−c¡ N¢ml f¤L¤l f¡−s, ®Q±Q¡m¡ O−lz Bl j¡
ay¡l c¤ −j−u ¢e−u AhL¡−nl L¡−m¡ gVL M¤m−aC h¡h¡ h−me – H L£ Llm¡, nq−l
BCR ®Le, k¤Ü ®no Au e¡C ®a¡!
      k¤Ü ®no qu¢e a¡ f¡s¡ ®c−MC ®Vl −f−u¢Rz AQÑe¡−cl h¡¢s M¡y M¡y Ll−R,
fÐg¤õ−cl h¡¢sJz ¢hi¡−cl h¡¢s−a ¢hi¡l¡ ®eC, Aá¤a ph j¡e¤−ol¡, ¢ie i¡o¡u Lb¡
h−mz
      h¡h¡ h−me, ¢hq¡¢ll¡ ph ¢q¾c¤ h¡¢s cMm LCl¡ lC−Rz
      E−W¡−e O¡p…−m¡ Bj¡l j¡b¡ pj¡e mð¡ q−u ®N−R, ®ke H h¡¢s−a q¡S¡l
hRl d−l ®LE b¡−L e¡z j¤š²¡N¡R¡l S¢jc¡l h¡¢s −c−M¢Rm¡j Hje, c¡m¡e ®b−L
Q¤ep¤l¢L CV M−p fs−R, mð¡ O¡−pl ®ial psps L−l p¡f q¡yV−R Bl Ol…−m¡l
®ial ý ý ý ý L−l i¤−al p−‰ X¡w…¢V ®Mm−R h¡a¡pz
       EvL˜¡l Nm¡-S−m X¤−h h¡h¡ h−me, nq−ll AhÙÛ¡ i¡m e¡z X¡L h¡wm¡u
¢j¢mV¡¢l i¢aÑz l¡CaV¡ L¡V¡Cu¡ pL¡−m lJe¡ ®cJz

    qÉ¡y, a¡C Lb¡ ¢Rmz j¡ hsc¡c¡−L f¡¢W−u e¡¢e−L ®X−L B−ee AhL¡−nz
®Q±Q¡m¡ O−l, ®V¡L¡ ¢c−m M−p fs−h clS¡ S¡e¡m¡, Bh¡l e¡ X¡L¡¢a q−u k¡uz
e¡¢eJ ®h¡lM¡l a−m c¤'q¡−a fÔ¢ØV−Ll T¤¢s −Q−f ¢l„¡ L−l ®f±y−R k¡e c¡m¡−e,
¢el¡fš¡uz l¡a ¢N−u pL¡m q−mC c¡f¤¢eu¡ lJe¡ q−a q−hz ¢eT¤j h¡¢s−a e¡¢e
®f−a¢R−me S¡ue¡j¡Sz S¡ue¡j¡−Sl ¢Le¡−l, ®cu¡m ®Oy−p ®l−M¢R−me e£m

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fÔ¡¢ØV−Ll T¤¢sz ¢Qys¡j¤¢s,…sz e¡j¡−S hp−mJ e¡¢e r−Z r−Z ®c−Me T¤¢s¢V, ¢WL
¢WL B−R ¢L e¡z T¤¢s e−s e¡, e¡¢e e−sez q¡ypf¤L¤−ll h¡¢s−a T¤¢sl ®ial q¡a
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Y¤¢L−u¢Rm¡j ¢Qy−s …s M¡h h−m, e¡¢e aMe e¡j¡−S c¡y¢s−u q¡ac¤−V¡ q¡yV−a ®l−M
e¤−a k¡¢µR−me, ay¡l Bl ®e¡u¡ qu¢e, ®pSc¡ qu¢e, ¢Q−ml ja ®R¡y ®j−l ¢e−u ¢e−me
T¤¢s¢Vz
     h−m¢Rm¡j, ¢Qys¡ M¡C−a CµR¡ Lla¡−Rz
     e¡¢e dj−L J−We, ¢Qys¡ M¡C−a ACh e¡z i¡Nz
     e¡j¡S fСu fs¡ ®no L−l H−e−Re, Hje pju L¡−m¡ gV−L në qu i£oZz
i£oZ ®pC në, ®ke HL f¡m h¤−e¡ q¡¢a H−p−R Lm¡N¡−Rl ja c¡ys¡−e¡ h¡¢s¢V
®M−az
     l¡p¤ M¡m¤ ®c±−s H−p e¡¢e−L h−me, f¡m¡e f¡m¡e ¢j¢mV¡¢lz
     j¡ h−p ®L¡l¡e fs¢R−me O−l, ®k O−l RVL¤ B¢j Cu¡p¢je p−h ö−u¢Rz l¡p¤
M¡m¤l f¡m¡e f¡m¡e në L¡−e Bp¡l p−‰ p−‰ ®L¡l¡e ®g−m, fs−a ¢N−u
®L¡l¡−el Jfl l¡M¡ ¢Rm Ae¿¹ h¡m¡ c¤−V¡, ®g−m, j¡ R¤V R¤Vz
     j¡ Bl e¡¢e E−W¡−el AåL¡−l q¡¢l−u k¡e, ®jbl ®Y¡L¡l clS¡ N−m M¡y M¡y Ll¡
fÐg¤õ−cl h¡¢sz
     h¡h¡l nl£l f−s b¡−L ®j−Tuz e¡¢e AåL¡l ®b−L ¢g−l S¡ue¡j¡S f¡a¡
S¡uN¡u q¡as¡e, BhR¡ B−m¡u q¡as¡e Bl ¢hs¢hs L−l h−me, Bj¡l T¤¢s LC,
HC l¡p¤ HC Dc¤e, Bj¡l T¤¢s LC?
   l¡p¤ M¡m¤ Q¡f¡ ü−l h−me, h¡¢s m¤V qCu¡ ®N−Rz
    j¡ Ol ®b−L O−l ®j¡jh¡¢a q¡−a ®O¡−lez Bmj¡¢l ®M¡−me, V¡L¡ fup¡ ®eCz
®L¡l¡e B−R, ®L¡l¡−el Jfl l¡M¡ Ae¿¹ h¡m¡ ®eCz e¡¢el T¤¢s ®eCz
    fm−Ll j−dÉ Ha ¢LR¤ OCV¡ ®Nm, −e¡j¡−el h¡f−l j¡Cl¡ g¡m¡Cu¡ l¡Mm, h¡¢s
m¤V ACmz L£ f¡−f ®k nq−l BC¢Rm¡j! J j¡ ®N¡ H L£ ACm ®N¡! j¡ g¤y¢f−u
hm−a b¡−Lez
    e¡¢e q¡as¡−a b¡−Le p¡l¡ Olz T¤¢s ®eCz h¡h¡l j¤M ®b−L në ®h−l¡u Bq
Eq, f¡¢e ®cJz l¡p¤ M¡m¤ f¡¢e Y¡−me h¡h¡l j¤−Mz h¡h¡l nl£l e−s e¡, ®W¡yV e−sz
l¡p¤ M¡m¤l N¡ L¡y−f, i−uz h¡¢sl ®j−uj¡e¤o−cl h¡C−l f¡¢W−u a¢sO¢s ¢a¢e
m¤¢L−u¢R−me M¡−Vl a−mz ®j−uj¡e¤−ol fТa H−cl ¢hoj ®m¡i, ®cM−mC, ¢L−n¡l£
                             y
¢L j¡Thup£, H−cl f¡¿¹m¤e g¤−s ®h¢l−u B−p nš² cäz ¢hR¡e¡l Q¡c−l N¡ j¤−s
h−p¢R−me ¢a¢e M¡−Vl a−m ®ke ®cM−m j−e qu ®mf Lð−ml hÙ¹¡z ¢hs¢hs L−l
Lmj¡ fs¢R−me, jl¡l B−N B−N Lmj¡ fs−m Dj¡e jSh¤a b¡−Lz ®h¢l−u
H−p−Re L¡−m¡ gV−Ll h¡C−l h¤−Vl në ¢j¢m−u k¡Ju¡lJ flz N¡ HMeJ L¡yf−R
a¡yl, M¡−Vl a−m ®kje ®Ly−f¢Rmz h¡h¡−L f¡¢e M¡C−u N¡−ul ®N¢” a¤−m h¤−L b¤ b¤
®ce l¡p¤ M¡m¤z
    j¡l nl£lM¡e¡ df¡n L−l ®j−Tu f−s –pîe¡n ACu¡ ®N−Rz j¡'l T¤¢sl
¢ia−l Q¢õn i¢l ®p¡e¡ ¢Rmz ¢hn q¡S¡l V¡L¡ ¢Rmz T¤¢s e¡Cz

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     Ha ®p¡e¡ LC f¡C−Re BÇj¡? l¡p¤ M¡m¤ ®Q¡M ®N¡m L−l ¢S−‘p L−lez
     h¡¢sl ph hE ¢T−N¡l ®p¡e¡z f¡s¡ fs¢nl ®p¡e¡z f¡l¦−ml, gS¢ml, l¦e¤l,
T¤e¤l, −p¡−q¢ml j¡'l, p¤−mM¡l j¡'l, Bl p¡q¡h i¡CHl hEHl Nue¡N¡¢Vz j¡
Bj¡l mrÈ£ hCm¡ j¡'l L¡−R Jl¡ l¡M−a ¢c¢Rmz j¡ O¤j¡u e¡Cz HL l¡CaJ O¤j¡u
e¡Cz j¡Ce−ol Bj¡ea BNm¡Cu¡ l¡M−Rz
    i§−a f¡Ju¡ ¢QLe Nm¡u j¡ h−mez
    O−l ®j¡jh¡¢a SÅ−m ¢eh¤ ¢eh¤z j¡ h−p b¡−Le ®j−Tu, h¡h¡l e¡ es¡ nl£−ll
L¡−Rz g¤y¢f−u L¡y−ce j¡z
    l¡p¤ M¡m¤ c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m h−me, j¡Ce−o a j¡¢Vl ¢e−Q Nue¡N¡¢V V¡L¡ fup¡
l¡CM¡ ¢c−Rz BÇj¡ Bh¡l HC…m¡ ¢eu¡ Qm−a ®N−Re LÉ¡e? S¡e h¡Q¡¢e glS
hsh¤z Bfe¡−N¡l C‹a h¡yQ−R, HCX¡ hs Lb¡z
    e¡¢e q¡as¡e p¡l¡Olz M¡−Vl a−m, ®p¡g¡l a−m, S¡ue¡j¡−Sl a−mz T¤¢s −eC
ah¤ T¤¢s ®M¡y−Sez



    N.
    e¡¢e q¡as¡e q¡s…−m¡z nq−ll hs jp¢S−cl L¤−u¡ ®b−L q¡s ®a¡m¡ q−u−Rz
q¡S¡l q¡S¡l q¡sz q¡s ®cM−a ¢is L−l−R A…e¢a j¡e¤o, q¡¢l−u k¡Ju¡ ®R−ml
q¡s, ü¡j£l q¡sz e¡¢e q¡s…−m¡ q¡as¡ez f¡−ul q¡s, h¤−Ll f¡ySl, q¡−al q¡s,
j¡b¡l M¤¢mz e¡¢e q¡−n−jl q¡s ®M¡y−Sez p−å q−u B−pz j¡e¤−ol¡ l¦j¡−m −Q¡M
j¤R−a j¤R−a h¡¢s ¢g−l k¡uz e¡¢e jp¢S−cl L¤−u¡l f¡−s h−p, q¡−sl f¡q¡−s X¤−h
q¡−n−jl q¡s ®M¡y−Sez




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S¾j, B¢LL¡ Hph


    L.
    Bj¡l S−¾jl B−N c¤−V¡ ®R−m S−¾j¢Rm j¡'lz ®R−m S−¾j¢Rm h−m l−rz a¡
eC−m hw−nl h¡¢a ®L S¡Åm¡−a¡! ®j−ul¡ ®a¡ Bl hw−nl h¡¢a SÅ¡m¡−e¡l SeÉ euz
®j−ul¡ O−ll ®n¡i¡ h¡s¡−e¡l SeÉ, pwp¡−ll L¡−S j¡'−L p¡q¡kÉ Ll¡l SeÉ,
Ol−c¡l p¡g −l−M O−ll f¤l¦−ol j−e¡a¤¢ø Ll¡l SeÉz
    c¤−V¡ ®R−m qh¡l fl h¡h¡ hm−me Hh¡l ®j−u Q¡Cz hÉp ®j−u qmz ®j−u qm
E−ÒV¡z WÉ¡w B−N, j¡b¡ f−lz
    j¡'l Bya¤s Ol ¢Rm H−yc¡ N¢ml ®ial Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤L¤l f¡−s e¡¢el
®Q±Q¡m¡ O−ll f¡−n ®R¡– HL¢V Q¡m¡ Ol, ®k Ol j¡'l SeÉ hl¡Ÿ q−u¢Rm f¡yQn
V¡L¡ ®ce−j¡q−l lSh Bm£l p−‰ ¢h−ul flz lSh Bm£ −j¡š²¡l h¡¢s−a S¡u¢Nl
®b−L X¡š²¡¢l fs−ae, Dc¤m Ju¡l¡ ®hN−jl p−‰ ¢h−u qJu¡l fl nÄöl h¡¢s−a
E−W−Re, Lb¡ ¢Rm f¡n ¢c−u Bm¡c¡ h¡¢s−a E−W k¡−hez lSh Bm£l f¡n qu,
Q¡L¢l qu, Q¡m¡ O−lC c¤C ®R−m qu, lSh Bm£l hE ®f¡u¡¢a qe Bh¡l, ah¤ Q¡m¡
Ol ®R−s ®L¡b¡J Bl k¡Ju¡ qu e¡z fs¢nl¡ h−m Dc¤−el S¡j¡C ®c¢M OlS¡j¡C
qCu¡C lCmz Afj¡−e j¡'l j¤M −h…¢e q−u J−Wz j¡ ü¡j£−L g¡yL ®f−mC h−me
X¡š²¡l qCR, ®VL¡ L¡j¡C Ll, hE ®f¡m¡f¡e mCu¡ Bmc¡ b¡L¡l ®S¡ e¡C? Bl
La¢ce nÄö−ll h¡¢sa b¡Lh¡? j¡Ce−o i¡m¡ Lu e¡z
    p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£ j¡'l −f−Vl Jfl aÉ¡e¡ ¢h¢R−u a¡l Jfl Bws¡l q¡y¢s ®l−M
p¡l¡ ®fV −h¡m¡ez j¡ hÉb¡u M¡j−Q d−le d¡œ£l q¡az j¡'l q¡−a ¢fu¡y−Sl Nå,
e−Ml a−m qm¤cz M¡¢µR−me f¡LO−l h−p, M¡Ju¡ ®no qJu¡l B−NC hÉb¡ J−W,
b¡m ®W−m ¢fy¢s ¢X¢P−u Q−m H−p−Re ®n¡h¡l O−l, ¢hR¡e¡u ¢Qv q−u f−s öl¦ qu
L¡al¡−e¡z e¡¢e ay¡l L¡al¡−e¡ ®j−ul j¡b¡u h¡a¡p Ll−a Ll−a hm¢R−me pqÉ
Ll,pqÉ Llz −j−u j¡Ce−ol pqÉn¢š² e¡ b¡L−m Q−m e¡z e¡e¡ qeq¢e−u ®qy−V
®N−Re p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£−L −X−L Be−az ¢ae j¡p B−NJ p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£ H h¡¢s
H−p−Re, e¡¢e ®k¢ce S¾j ¢c−me −gm¤lz e¡¢e ¢exn−ë ¢h−u¡ez f¡s¡ fs¢n ®Le,
h¡¢sl ®m¡LJ −Vl f¡u e¡z hÉb¡ EW−m f¡LO−l f¡¢V ¢h¢R−u ö−u f−sez p−l¡¢S¢e
d¡œ£ H−p Q¤−m¡ ®b−L j¡¢Vl q¡y¢s−a Bws¡ a¤−m ®f−V Bm−a¡ L−l −h¡m¡ez e¡¢e−L
BSL¡m Bl p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£l hm−a qu e¡ pqÉ L−le j¡¢pz e¡¢e ¢e−SC pqÉ
L−lez cy¡−a c¡ya L¡j−s f−s b¡−Le f¡¢V−az −o¡m h¡µQ¡l S¾j ¢c−u h¡µQ¡ qJu¡
ay¡l L¡−R HMe X¡m i¡az X¡m i¡a q−mJ HC hu−p ¢h−u¡−a ay¡l Bl i¡m m¡−N
e¡z e¡¢a e¡a¢e hs q−µR, pwp¡l −m¡L h¡s−R LQ¤¢lf¡e¡l jaz H pju, pdh¡
LeÉ¡l¡ ®f¡yu¡¢a q−h, ®R−ml hE ®f¡u¡¢a q−h, a¡ e¡, ¢e−S ¢g hRl Bya¤s O−l


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Y¤L−Rez p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£ j¡'−L h−me, B…−el a¡fV¡ m¡N−m ®hce¡ L−j, h¡CµQ¡
¢e−Ql ¢c−L e¡−jz BlJ HLV¤ pqÉ Ll Dc¤ez HC−a¡ qCu¡ ®Nmz

    h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l Q¡js¡l h¡„ M¤−m R¤¢l Ly¡¢Q ®hl L−lez h¡h¡l q¡−aC j¡'l c¤−V¡
®R−m q−u−Rz Hh¡l ®j−u q−h, h¡h¡ ®j−u ®Q−u−Rez p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£ q¡a …¢V−u h−p
b¡−Le j¡'l ¢nb¡−el L¡−Rz h¡h¡ q¡a Y¤¢L−u ®ce j¡'l c¤'El¦ g¡yL L−l, ®ia−lz
LmLm L−l −h¢l−u B−p −O¡m¡ f¡¢ez p−l¡¢S¢e h−me, HC ®a¡ Sm i¡P−R, Bl
®c¢l e¡Cz
    h¡h¡ q¡a ®W−me BlJ ®ia−l, H−Lh¡−l b−ml ®ialz O¡j S−j Lf¡−m ay¡lz
q¡a L¡y−fz L¡yf¡ q¡a ®hl L−l L¤−u¡l f¡−s k¡ez h¡m¢a ®V−e f¡¢e ®a¡−mez q¡a
d¤−u ®g−me f¡¢e−az e¡¢e a¡‹h, lSh Bm£ q¡a ®d¡u ®Le Apj−uz
    h¡h¡ h−me, BÇj¡, Dc¤e−l q¡pf¡a¡−m ¢e−a AChz h¡µQ¡ h¡¢s−a qCh e¡z
    e¡¢e ül ®Q−f h−me, H ¢L Le! c¤C h¡µQ¡ qCm h¡¢s−a!
   HC h¡µQ¡ ®f−Vl j−dÉ EÒV¡ qCu¡ hp¡z Af¡−lne R¡s¡ h¡µQ¡ qJu¡−e¡ pñh e¡z
q¡pf¡a¡−m e¡ ¢e−m ¢hfcz n¡−VÑl q¡a¡u Lf¡−ml O¡j h¡h¡ j¤−R h−mez
    f¡¢e i¡P¡l fl Nm¡ L¡V¡ Nl¦l ja ®QyQ¡e j¡, h¡¢sl ®m¡L S¡N−R, fs¢n
S¡N−R, e¡¢el ¢ae j¡p hup£ ®R−m ®gm¤ S¡N−Rz
    L¤−u¡l f¡s ®b−L Bya¤s O−l ¢g−l h¡h¡ ®c−Me f¡ HLM¡e¡ ®h¢l−u H−p−R
BN¿º−Llz q¡pf¡a¡−m ¢e−a ¢e−a k¢c h¡µQ¡ f−bC jCl¡ k¡u! p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£
h−me, Lf¡−m i¡yS ®g−mz ö−e h¡h¡l Lf¡−mJ i¡yS f−s, pwœ²¡jL i¡ySz L¡−m¡
¢hµR¤ i¤l¦c¤−V¡ N¡−u N¡−u ®m−N b¡−L kjS i¡CHl jaz L¡−e em m¡¢N−u h¡µQ¡l
q©c¢f−äl në ®n¡−ee m¡h X¡...h m¡..h X¡h m¡–h X¡–h m¡h X¡––h m¡–h X¡h
m¡–––h X¡–––z ¢i−S ¢f−Wl p−‰ ®m−N b¡−L fl−el n¡c¡ n¡VÑz He¡V¢jl X¡š²¡l
¢a¢e, ¢mVe ®j¢X−Lm Cú¤−m q¡s−N¡s fs¡e R¡œ−cl, m¡n L¡V¡ O−l jl¡ j¡e¤o
®L−V j¡w−pl ¢nl¡l-dj¢el- pÀ¡u¤l fbO¡V ®Qe¡ez gl¡j¡¢m−e X¤¢h−u l¡M¡ q©c¢fä,
kLªa, Sl¡u¤ ®VÊ−a L−l H−e ®ke Q¡ ¢hú¤V, ®nM¡e e¡¢serœz fÐp§¢a Bl
d¡œ£¢hcÉ¡u h¡h¡ cr ee ®ajez ¢L¿º T¤y¢L ay¡−L ¢e−aC q−h, q¡m ®R−s −cJu¡l
j¡e¤o ee ¢a¢ez Bh¡l Y¤¢L−u ®ce q¡a, blbl ¢àd¡l BP¤m, −ial ®b−L q¡yV¤ ®j¡s¡
f¡ M¡¢e ®hl L−l B−eez c¤−V¡ f¡ T¤−m b¡−L h¡C−lz HC Bya¤s O−l, ®kM¡−e HL¢V
®R¡V L¡¢yQ, c¤−V¡ R¤¢l Bl ¢LR¤ p¤yC p¤−a¡ R¡s¡ AeÉ −L¡eJ k¿» ®eC, ¢L L−l pñh
fÐph Ll¡−e¡! h¡h¡ ay¡l O¡−j ®iS¡ n¡VÑ M¤−m −l−M E¢àNÀ a¡¢L−u b¡−Le ®h¢l−u
b¡L¡ f¡ c¤−V¡l ¢c−L, Bl j¡'l œ¡¢q ¢QvL¡−ll ¢c−L, p−l¡¢S¢el …¢V−u l¡M¡
q¡−al ¢c−Lz Nm¡u k¢c e¡¢il em −fy¢Q−u b¡−L, h¡h¡ i¡−he, nÄ¡p hå q−u jl−h
BN¿ºLz ¢a¢e ¢e−Sl q©c¢f−äl në ®n¡−ee ¢Yf¢Yf, BN¿º−Ll q©c¢f−äl Mhl
¢e−a ay¡l p¡qp qu e¡z p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£ j¡'l ¢nb¡e ®b−L p−l ¯fb¡−e h−p h−me,
f¡ c¤CV¡ dCl¡ V¡e ®ce X¡La¡l p¡hz V¡e¡V¡¢e Ll−m Bh¡l ¢L e¡ ¢L L¡ä O−V!
hC−u f−s−Re, h¡µQ¡ qu j¡b¡u BO¡a −M−u, eu Nm¡u e¡¢il g¡yp −m−N j−lz T¤y¢L

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e¡ ¢e−u Afl¡−ne Ll, gl−pf eu ¢pS¡¢lu¡ez â¦a ¢a¢e Bya¤s Ol ®M−L ®h¢l−u
e¡¢e−L ®X−L h−me – ¢l„¡ Be−a f¡W¡e L¡E−l, q¡pf¡a¡−m ¢e−a qChz
    Bh¡l O−l ¢g−l ¢a¢e A¢ÙÛl q¡y−Vez O¡−j ¢i−S q¡aL¡V¡ ®N¢” pfpf Ll−Rz
j¡b¡u ay¡l hC fs¡ ¢h−cÉ, ¢a¢e S¡−ee f¡ c¤−V¡ d−l p¡j−e V¡e−m ®h¢l−u Bp−h
¢fWz a¡C L−le, ¢fW −h−l¡−a öl¦ L−lz
     ¢e−Ql ¢c−L Q¡f ®cJz j¤M hå LCl¡ nl£−ml pjÙ¹ n¢š² ¢cu¡ Q¡f ®cJz
     h¡h¡ c¡ya ¢My−Q j¡'−L h−mez Hh¡l BN¿º−Ll Nm¡ BV−L nl£l T¤−m b¡−L
¢e−Qz
     p−l¡¢S¢e h−me, ®j−u qC−Rz Bf−e ®j−u Q¡C¢R−me, f¡C−Rez
     ¢L¿º ®j−ul Q¡ycj¤MM¡e¡ ®a¡ Bl SN−al B−m¡ ®c−M e¡z X¡š²¡¢l ¢hcÉ¡l i¡m
R¡−œl j¡b¡u ¢NS¢NS Ll¡ ¢h−cÉz He¡V¢jl e¡¢j ¢nrL O−ll hEHl Jfl ay¡l
¢h−cÉ M¡V¡ez BN¿º−Ll h¤−Ll Jfl em ®Q−f −hy−Q B−R ¢L e¡ fl£r¡ Ll−a ¢N−u
®c−Me, HMeJ ®hy−Qz c¤'q¡a Y¤¢L−u −j−ul j¡b¡l c¤'¢c−L, BP¤m ¢O ®a¡−m ®kje,
®aje L−l ¢Y−m L−l pl¡−a b¡−Le Nm¡u ®fyQ¡−e¡ e¡¢iz p−l¡¢S¢e d¡œ£ j¡−L
h−me –iNh¡−el e¡j mJ Dc¤ez
     clS¡l Jf¡n ®b−L e¡¢e h−me – Bõ¡q−l X¡Lz Bõ¡q−l X¡L Dc¤ez
     j¡ ¢QvL¡l S¤−s ®ce J Bõ¡q J Bõ¡q h−mz
     −no Ah¢c SN−a AhalZ L¢l h−V, nÄ¡pL−ø i¤−N, k¡u k¡u q©c¢fä ¢e−uz
Bj¡l ¢QvL¡−ll a−m j¡'l J Bõ¡q, J Bõ¡q X¡L jÔ¡e q−u k¡uz N¡jm¡u L¤pj      ¤
Nlj S−m Bj¡−L ®iS¡e p−l¡¢S¢e, N¡ p¡g L−lez
     Bya¤s Ol ®b−L ®R¡y ®j−l Bj¡−L ¢e−u k¡e l¦e¤ M¡m¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡l q¡a ®b−L
T¤e¤ M¡m¡, T¤e¤ M¡m¡l q¡a ®b−L hs j¡j¡, hs j¡j¡ h−me – H ®a¡ ®c¢M BÙ¹ HLV¡
l¡SLeÉ¡z HC h¡¢s−a l¡SLeÉ¡ qC−Rz
   aMe p¤−hq p¡¢cL, BL¡n gpÑ¡ q−µRz E−W¡−e M¤¢nl d¤j f−s k¡uz c¤'−R−ml
fl HL ®j−uz l¡SLeÉ¡l j¤M ®cM−a ¢is L−le q¡−nj j¡j¡, V¤V¤ j¡j¡, nl¡g j¡j¡z
gS¢m M¡m¡ l¡SLeÉ¡l j¤M ®cM¡l B−N Ba¤ys O−l Y¤−L h−me – hsh¤, L£ i¡m
¢c−e ®a¡j¡l ®j−u S−¾j−R ®N¡! h¡−l¡C l¢hEm BJu¡m, eh£¢S H ¢c−e
S−¾j¢R−mez H ®j−u M¤h fl−qSN¡l q−hz −a¡j¡l Lf¡m i¡m hsh¤z
    pL¡−m M¡yQ¡ i−l ¢j¢ø ¢L−e B−ee e¡e¡, B−n f¡−nl h¡¢s ®b−L cm ®hy−d
®m¡L B−p l¢hEm BJu¡m j¡−pl h¡−l¡ a¡¢l−M S¾j¡−e¡ ®j−u ®cM−a, l¡SLeÉ¡
®cM−az
    hs q−u j¡'l j¤−M Nè öe−a Q¡C−m j¡ Nè ¢LµR¡ e¡ h−m fСuC hm−ae a−l
®f−X¡ mCu¡ Lmf¡−l ¢fRm¡ M¡Cu¡ fCs¡ ®N¢Rm¡jz ¢ia−l mCs¡ ®N¢R¢m, EÒV¡
qCRpz ®N¡m ®V¢hmV¡l Ef−l a−l ®n¡u¡Cu¡ l¡M¢Rm, Ha hs ®k ®N¡m ®V¢hm, a¡l
A−ÑdL qC¢m a¤Cz Hlj hs h¡µQ¡ Bl −LE ®c−M e¡Cz j¡ LCa h¡µQ¡−l L¡fs
®Q¡f−s j¤Cs¡ l¡M, Lf¡−m eSl ®g¡yV¡ ®cz j¡Ce−ol ®Q¡M m¡Nhz c¤C ¢c−el h¡µQ¡


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®cCM¡ ®p¡−q¢ml j¡ ®Q¡M Lf¡−m a¤Cm¡ Lu, Lu j¡−pl h¡µQ¡ HCV¡? je¤l j¡ al
…m j¡b¡X¡ ®cCMÉ¡ LCm, ®h−mlJ a H–¤ Hh¡−Xh¡ B−R, Hl ¢LµR¤ e¡Cz
    ö−u b¡L¡ j¡'l ®f−Vl Jfl b¤a¢e ®l−M h−m¢Rm¡j – h¡µQ¡ ®Lj−e qu j¡?
    j¡ n¡¢s p¢l−u Hy−Vm L¡c¡l ja elj −fV −c¢M−u h−m−Re – HCM¡eV¡u,
a¤j¡l h¡h¡, X¡La¡l ®a¡, ®hÔX ¢cu¡ L¡CV¡ h¡µQ¡ h¡l Ll−Rz
    am−f−Vl n¡c¡ c¡N…−m¡, HL¢V HL¢V L−l ®c¢M−u h−me, HCV¡ qCm ®e¡j¡e
qJu¡l, HCV¡ L¡j¡−ml, HCV¡ ®a¡j¡l Bl HCV¡ Cu¡p¢j−elz
   Ll¦Z ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡¢L n¡c¡ c¡−Nl ¢c−Lz Bm−a¡ BP¤m h¤−m¡Cz j¡'l SeÉ
hs j¡u¡ qu Bj¡lz h¢m – Cp, lš² h¡l qu e¡C?
   j¡ ®q−p Bj¡l ¢Qh¤−L ®V¡L¡ ¢c−u hm−me – a¡ qC−Rz f−l ®pm¡C LCl¡ ¢c−m
Bh¡l i¡m¡ qCu¡ ®N¢Rz
      M¡¢eL fl Bj¡−L ®V−e h¤−L öC−u j¡ hm−me – B¢j jCl¡ ®N−m a¤¢j L¡eh¡,
j¡?
      B¢j X¡−e h¡y−u j¡b¡ T¡y¢L−u h−m¢Rm¡j – a¤¢j jlh¡ e¡z a¤¢j jCl¡ ®N−m
B¢jJ jCl¡ k¡hz

     j¡ ay¡l E−ÒV¡-®j−u−L −L¡−m ¢e−u Be¡Sf¡¢a ®L¡−Ve, Q¤−m¡u M¢s ®N¡y−Se,
−d¡yu¡u Sm S−j ®Q¡−M a¡ylz ®L¡−ml j−dÉ ö−u ®j−u a¡yl O¤−j¡u, Bh¡l −S−N J−W
qm¤−cl, j¢l−Ql, ¢fyu¡−Sl Bl a¡l j¡'l O¡−jl N−å, L¡−Ll L¤L¤−ll n−ëz j¡
LmO−l ®N¡p−m ®N−m E−W¡−e ¢q¢pl Jfl, d¤−m¡l Jfl HL¡ h−p j¤−M f¤l−a b¡−L
C−Vl V¤L−l¡, h¡m¤, LsCf¡a¡z c¡c¡l¡ Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l Ly¡−M ¢e−u E−W¡−e q¡y−Vez
R'j¡−pl −j−u−L L¤−u¡l Jfl h¢p−u q¡gfÉ¡−¾Vl ¢g−a h¡y−de ®R¡Vc¡z M¡¢eLV¡
®qm−mC L¤−u¡l S−m X¤−h V¤f L−l j−l ®k−a f¡−l ¢L¿º f−s e¡, ®k ®j−u Aje
T¤y¢L ¢e−uJ S−¾j−R −p ®Le L¤−u¡l S−m jl−h! Bc−l, Bqm¡−c, ®qm¡u ®gm¡u
hs q−a b¡−L l¡SLeÉ¡z
     qÉ¡y l¡SLeÉ¡ hs q−a b¡−Lz hs q−a q−a hup kMe HN¡−l¡, j¡ −pm¡C
®j¢n−e OsOs në a¤−m Bj¡−L f¡S¡j¡ h¡¢e−u ¢c−me c¤'−S¡s¡, hm−me HMe
®b−L Bj¡l Bl q¡gfÉ¡¾V fl¡ Qm−h e¡z, B¢j hs q−u ®N¢Rz Eam c¤−V¡ ®Q¡M
S¡e¡m¡l h¡C−l f¡¢W−u je M¡l¡f Ll¡ c¤f−l j¡ Bj¡−L h−me –aqe Bj¡l j¡b¡
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M¡l¡f, p¡l¡¢ce L¡¢¾cz al h¡−f l¡¢Su¡ ®hN−jl ®fÐ−j fs−Rz a¡l n¡VÑ d¤C−a ¢Nu¡
fСu ¢ceC h¤L f−L−V ¢Q¢W f¡C, JC ®h¢Vl ®mM¡z a¤C M¡−Vl Jfl ®bCL¡ df¡p
df¡p fsp j¡¢V−az j¡b¡ g¡−Vz a−l kaÁ Ll¡l je e¡C aqe Bj¡lz L¤−e¡ ¢LR¤−a
je hp¡C−a f¡¢l e¡z l¡a LCl¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l al h¡fz
    l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj ®cM−a p¤¾cl£, p¤¾cl£ j¡−e q−µR, j¡'l pw‘¡u, N¡−ul lw gpÑ¡z
l¡¢Su¡ ®hN−jl gpÑ¡ j¤−M Nl¦l −Q¡−Ml ja L¡−m¡ X¡Nl ®Q¡M, ®W¡yV Ljm¡l ®L¡u¡l
ja T¤−m b¡−L, ®L¡jl Ah¢c Oe L¡−m¡ Q¤m, ®M¡yf¡ Ll−m j−e qu j¡b¡u X¡¢m
¢e−u−Re, Ù¹ec¤'M¡e¡ Ha hs ®k j−e qu hC−a Lø q−µR, ¢p¢å N¡¢i−clJ Lø qu

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hs Jm¡e ¢e−u q¡yV−az l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj−L LMeJ e¡ ®c−M ®Lhm Ae¤j¡e L−lC Bj¡l
j−e q−u¢Rm −k ®c¡u¡−m ¢WL c¤'h¡m¢a c¤d −hl q−h Jl h¤L ®b−Lz nl£l ®a¡ eu,
®ke ®R¡VM¡V HL¢V f¡q¡sz q¡yV−m j¡¢V L¡y−fz j¡'l L¡−m¡ lw, e¡l−L−ml B¢QÑl ja
HaV¤L¤e j¡b¡u ¢ge¢g−e Q¤m, ®R¡V ®R¡V ®Q¡M, −iy¡a¡ e¡L, g¢swHl WÉ¡−Pl ja
¢VP¢V−P nl£l −b−L, j¡ i¡−he, h¡h¡l je E−W−Rz j¡ q¡−al L¡−R k¡−L f¡e
a¡−LC h−me, pîe¡n qC−R, Bj¡l pîe¡n qC−Rz ®e¡j¡−el h¡f ®a¡ Hqe
Q¡Lm¡c¡−ll hE−l ¢hu¡ Llhz B¢j ®f¡m¡f¡e ¢eu¡ LC k¡C!
    j¡'l ®pC pîe¡−nl L¡−m, −qm¡ ®gm¡u Bj¡l j¡b¡l ®N¡m −Nm ®X−h, h¡¢p
c¤−d, p¡…−a h¡¢mÑ−a, c¡c¡l L−Z BP¤m Q¤−o Q¤−o B¢j kMe HN¡−l¡ j¡−p f¢s, h¡h¡
hc¢m q−mez −ke S¡q¡æ¡−jl B…−e f¤s¢R−me, ®g−lpa¡ H−p S¡e¡−me j¡'−L
S¡æ¡a¤m ®glc¡E−p f¡W¡−e¡ q−h, hc¢ml Mhl ö−e j¡'l a¡C j−e qu, g§¢aÑ−a
e¡−Qe j¡z Bm¡c¡ HL¢V pwp¡−ll üfÀ j¡'l hý¢c−elz c¤jѤ−Ml j¤−M Ty¡V¡ ®j−l,
h¡h¡l OlS¡j¡C c¤eÑ¡j O¤¢Q−u, Hy−c¡ N¢ml ®ial Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤L¤l f¡−sl ®R¡–
O¤f¢p Ol −g−m, l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj e¡−jl HL c¤xüfÀ ecÑj¡u R¤−s c§−ll HL¢V nq−ll
                                                       y
¢c−L lJe¡ q−me j¡z
    −SmM¡e¡l ®ial HL¢V QjvL¡l h¡¢s S¤−V¢Rm j¡'lz L−u¢cl¡ −S−ml X¡š²¡−ll
h¡¢s−a g¤V glj¡n M¡−V pL¡m ¢h−Lm, −j−u ®L¡−m ¢e−u h¡N¡−e ®hs¡−a ®h−l¡u,
®Q¡l X¡L¡−al ®L¡−m Q−sJ ®j−ul Nm¡l ®p¡e¡l j¡m¡ Nm¡−aC b¡−Lz Ahp−l j¡
Q¤m h¡y−de, −Q¡−M L¡Sm f−le, j¤−M f¡EX¡l j¡−Me, L¤y¢Q ®L−V l¢Pe n¡¢s f−lez
f¡he¡u l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj ®eC, h¡h¡l l¡−a l¡−a h¡¢s ®gl¡ ®eC, n¡−VÑl f−LV ®b−L
V¤f L−l ®L¡eJ −fÐ−jl ¢Q¢W fs¡ ®eCz fs¢n−cl p−‰ M¡¢al S−j J−W j¡'l, h¡¢s
h¡¢s ®ej¿¹æ ®M−u ®hs¡ez p¤−Ml ®Q±h¡µQ¡u X¤−h b¡−Le X¡š²¡−ll hEz p¤M ®hy−d
l¡−Me Q¡¢hl p−‰ ByQ−ml ¢Ny−Vz ah¤J h¤−Ll M¤h ®ia−l j¡'l Ap¤M S−jz
p−Çj¡−ql ¢e−Q pwnu, q−oÑl h¡N¡−e qa¡n¡z ü¡j£ ay¡l Apñh p¤cnÑe f¤l¦o, m¡−M
HLSe, a¡u X¡š²¡l, Bl ¢e−S ¢a¢e p¡a LÓ¡p Ah¢c fs¡ L¡−m¡ L¤¢µRa ®j−uz ®al
hRl hu−p Cú¤m hå L−l ay¡−L ¢h−ul ¢fy¢s−a hp−a q−u−Rz hs ®R−m kMe Cú¤−m
k¡u, h¡ue¡ dl−me ¢a¢eJ k¡−hez h¡h¡ a¡y−L q¡l¢LEm¡p p¡C−L−m h¢p−u Cú¤−m
¢c−u Bp−aez Bf¢š a¤m−me e¡e¡, p¡g p¡g h−m ¢c−me, O−l hCp¡ f¤mf¡e
j¡e¤o Llz ü¡j£l kaÁ ®eJz j¡Cu¡j¡e−ol Aa −eL¡fs¡ Ll¡l clL¡l e¡Cz hÉp,
Cú¤m hå Ll−a qm Bh¡lz h¡h¡ p¡C p¡C L−l Jf−l J−We, j¡ ®k ¢a¢j−l, ®p
¢a¢j−lC, p¡a LÓ¡−pl ‘¡−e, h¤¢Ü−az h¡h¡l ®j¡V¡ ®j¡V¡ X¡š²¡¢l hC j¡ M¤−m M¤−m
®c−Me, ®T−s j¤−R …¢R−u l¡−Me, ®h¡−Te ü¡j£l a¤me¡u A¢a eNZÉ, A¢a a¤µR HL
j¡e¤o ¢a¢ez ay¡l BnwL¡ qu h¡h¡ ay¡−L qW¡v HL¢ce ®R−s −L¡b¡J Q−m k¡−hez
BnwL¡l e£m j¤−M j¡ n¡c¡ f¡EX¡l j¡−Me, ®R¡V ®Q¡M−S¡s¡ L¡S−m L¡−m¡ L−l
l¡−Me −ke X¡Nl m¡−N ®cM−a, ®ke ¢ea¡¿¹ Lc¡L¡l h−m ¢LR¤ e¡ j−e qu a¡y−Lz
    hRl f¡l q−m S¡æ¡a¤m ¢glc¡E−pl f¡V Q¤−L¡−a qu j¡'lz ®ke Q¤m ®V−e ®LE
ay¡−L p¤−Ml ®Q±h¡µQ¡ ®b−L JW¡−m¡, ByQ−ml ¢NyV ®b−L M¤−m ¢em üfÀju pwp¡lz

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l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj ®b−L c§−l −b−L Bm¡c¡ pwp¡l Ll¡ j¡'l Bl q−u J−W e¡, h¡h¡
A¡¢f−p clM¡Ù¹ L−l Bh¡l Q¡L¢ll hc¢m L¢l−u−Re, juje¢pw−qz h¡„ ®fVl¡ ¢e−u
a¡C lJe¡ q−a qu f¤−l¡−e¡ nq−l, f¤−l¡−e¡ h¡¢s−az BQjL¡ d¤−m¡Ts H−p E¢s−u
®eu HL¢V a¤µR r¤â ®j−ul ¢eiªa üfÀz Hh¡l Bl e¡¢el h¡¢s−a j¡Ne¡ b¡L¡ eu,
HL Q¤−m¡u l¡æ¡ qJu¡ eu, Bm¡c¡ E−W¡e, Bm¡c¡ Q¤−m¡z ph−Q−u f¤−hl E−W¡−e
h¡h¡ eNc V¡L¡ ¢c−u e¡¢el L¡R ®b−L c¤−V¡ Ol ¢L−e ¢e−mez j¡, h¡h¡−L OlS¡j¡C
h−m ®LE X¡L−h e¡ ®S−eJ M¤¢n−a EµRÆm qe e¡z ®ke ¢a¢e p¢aÉL¡l ®SmM¡e¡u
Y¤−L−Re ¢g−l H−pz f¡he¡l ®Sm−LC ay¡l j−e q−u¢Rm ®M¡m¡ HL¢V SNaz h¡¢s−a
f¡ ¢c−u ý ý L−l −Ly−c¢R−me j¡z j¡j¡ M¡m¡l¡ −i−h−Re H Be¾c¡nЦz O−ll ®j−u
O−l ¢g−l−R, e¡e¡ q¡yg −R−s−Rez l¦e¤ Bl T¤e¤ M¡m¡l öl¦ qm Bj¡−L ¢e−u
®m¡g¡m¤¢g ®Mm¡z B¢j q¡yV¢R Lb¡ hm¢R ®c±−s¡¢µR – H −ke Aá¤a jS¡l hÉ¡f¡lz
®ke Bj¡l ¢g−l Bp¡l Lb¡ ¢Rm, ®kje ¢N−u¢Rm¡j ®ajez h¡h¡ nq−l f¡ ¢c−uC
hÉÙ¹ q−u f−se, j¡'l HL¡¢LaÅ h¡h¡l f−r Ae¤j¡e Ll¡ nš²z ay¡l pñha pjuJ
®eCz ¢a¢e −j¢X−Lm L−m−S R¡œ fs¡−e¡l Q¡L¢l ®no L−l ¢h−L−m a¡S g¡−jÑ¢p
e¡−j HL¢V Jo¤−dl ®c¡L¡−el ®ia−l ®R¡– HL¢V −L¡W¡u h−p l¡a eV¡ Ah¢c −l¡N£
®c−Mez X¡š²¡l ®mM¡ fc¡Ñ p¢l−u −L¡W¡u Y¤L−a quz R'hRl hu−p Bj¡−L ®hn
A−eL¢ce ®k−a q−u−R h¡h¡l g¡−jÑ¢p−a, ®f−V Ce−SLne ¢e−az Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l
h¡O¡ L¤L¤l¢V Bj¡−cl E−W¡−e ö−u B−R ®c−M Bdm¡ CV a¤−m L¤Ll¢V−L         ¤
R¤y−s¢Rm¡jz h¡O¡¢V Hje ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u¢Rm Bj¡l ¢c−L ®ke ¢Ry−s M¡−h, p¡l¡ N¡
O¡H il¡, −m¡j JW¡, f¡s¡l ®R−ml¡ L¤L¤l¢V−L ®cM−mC ¢Ym −R¡y−s, a¡C B¢jJ
®p¢cez ¢Ym R¤y−s q¡−al d¤−m¡ ®T−s ®kC e¡ ¢py¢s−a f¡ ®ch, h¡O¡ E−s H−p Bj¡l
El¦ L¡j−s d−lz d¡l-c¡y−a ¢Ry−s ®eu n¡c¡ j¡wpz L¤L¤−ll L¡js M¡Ju¡ Bj¡−L
¢e−u k¡Ju¡ qu h¡h¡l X¡š²¡lM¡e¡uz fÐbj¢ce c¤'q¡−a c¤−V¡ Bl e¡¢il ¢Le¡−l
HL¢V Ce−SLne ¢c−u ®ce h¡h¡, Hlfl fТa¢ce HL¢V L−l ®Q±Ÿ¢Vz Ce−SLne
®cJu¡l fl h¡h¡ Bj¡−L nУLªo· ¢jø¡æ i¡ä¡l ®b−L lp−N¡õ¡ ¢L−e M¡Ju¡−aez
®Qu¡−l f¡ T¤¢m−u h−p ¢f¢lQ ®b−L lp−N¡õ¡ Q¡j−Q a¤−m ®Ma¡jz ¢h−L−ml g¤lg¤−l
q¡Ju¡u ¢l„¡u Q−s h¡h¡l L¡−R k¡Ju¡u Bj¡l ¢hoj Be¾c qaz p¤Cy ®g¡ys¡−e¡l
hÉb¡J j−e qa ¢ea¡¿¹ ¢fyf−sl L¡jsz ü−cn£ h¡S¡−l Jo¤−dl NåAm¡ ®c¡L¡e¢V−a
h−p h¡h¡l A−fr¡u ®l¡¢N−cl h−p b¡L¡ ®cMa¡j, h¡h¡−L ®cMa¡j ®l¡¢Nl e¡¢s
¢Vf−a, −l¡N£−L öC−u L¡−e em m¡¢N−u ®l¡¢Nl h¤L ®fV fl£r¡ Ll−a, L¡N−S
MQMQ L−l Jo¤d ¢mM−az h¡h¡l AeÉ HL l©f Bj¡l ®cM¡ qu aMe, l¡−a O−l ®gl¡
LÓ¡¿¹ ¢hlš² AØfø A−Qe¡ j¡e¤o ee ¢a¢e Blz h¡h¡−L Bj¡l i¡mh¡p−a C−µR
Llaz ¢L¿º ay¡−L i¡mh¡p¡ Bj¡−cl L¡lJ SeÉ pqS ¢Rm e¡z
     h¡h¡ qW¡v qW¡v ®h¢l−u B−pe ®M¡mp ®R−sz Bm¡c¡ h¡¢s−a pwp¡l p¡S¡−e¡l
¢S¢epfœ ¢L−e …¢R−u hp¡l fl j¡'®L hm−me L£ HMe M¤¢n qCR a? HMe a Bl
a¤j¡l S¡j¡C−l ®LE OlS¡j¡C LCa e¡z


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   j¡ pÙ¹¡ ¢mf¢ØVL j¡M¡ ®W¡yV−S¡s¡ g¤¢m−u l¢Pe L¡−Ql Q¤¢s−a ¢l¢e¢T¢e në a¤−m
h−me –q, LCa e¡z a¡−a Bj¡l ¢L! Bj¡−l a LChC L¡m¡ fQ¡z ®mM¡fs¡ e¡Cz
¢hcÉ¡h¤¢Ü e¡Cz
    – a¤¢j qCm¡ ¢aeS−el j¡z j¡−ul c¡¢uaÅ ®R−m−j−u j¡e¤o Ll¡z H−c−l i¡m
LCl¡ ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡J, H−aC n¡¢¿¹ f¡Ch¡z a¤¢j L¡m¡fQ¡ qC−mJ ¢hu¡ a B¢j
a¤j¡−l Ll¢R, L¢l e¡C? j¡'l −M¡m¡ ®L¡jl BP¤−m ¢V−f ¢V−f h¡h¡ h−mez
    h¡h¡l Lb¡u Bl Bc−l j¡'l je i−l e¡z j¡'l Bh¡lJ iu q−a b¡−L l¡¢Su¡
®hNj HC h¤¢T h¡h¡l p−‰ N¡yVRs¡ h¡yd−hez h¡h¡l h¡¢s ®gl¡l A−fr¡u l¡a ®S−N
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h−p b¡−Le j¡z h¡C−l ¢Ty ¢T X¡−Lz L¤Ll L¡y−cz l¡a h¡s−a b¡−L ý ý L−lz
clS¡u Ls¡ es¡l në Bh¡l ¢e−Sl nÄ¡−pl n−ë q¡¢l−u k¡−h i−u ¢a¢e nÄ¡p
BV−L l¡−Mez HL Aj¡hpÉ¡l l¡−a h¡h¡ ®g−le e¡, c¤'E−W¡e ®f¢l−u H−p e¡¢e−L
O¤j ®b−L ®X−L a¤−m j¡ h−me –J j¡, ®e¡j¡−el h¡h¡ a HqeJ ¢gla¡−R e¡z
HN¡−l¡X¡ h¡CS¡ ®N−Rz e¡ S¡¢e LC ®Nmz e¡ S¡¢e JC ®h¢Xl h¡p¡a l¡Ca
L¡V¡Ca¡−Rz
    e¡¢e dj−L b¡j¡e j¡'®L –k¡ O¤j¡ N¡z S¡j¡CHl m¡CN¡ a L¡C¾c¡ jl¢mz ¢e−Sl
ü¡bÑX¡ ®cMz ¢e−Sl Lb¡ i¡hz L¡e−m al m¡i ¢L! a¤C ¢L L¡C¾c¡ ®hX¡Ce−l
¢gl¡C−a f¡l¢h?
    j¡'l j−e f−s e¡¢e L£ jl¡ L¡æ¡ ®Ly−c¢R−me ®k¢ce HL ®j−u−L ¢h−u L−l
¢e−u e¡e¡ h¡¢s H−mez ¢c¢hÉ hEHl p−‰ ¢hR¡e¡ ®f−a ö−a öl¦ Ll−me, Bl e¡¢e
f¡−nl ¢hR¡e¡u ö−u p¡l¡l¡a e¡ O¤¢j−u ®Ly−c h¡¢mn −iS¡−aez j¡ ¢S−‘p
L−l¢R−me Ha L¡−¾c¡ LÉ¡e j¡? e¡¢e h−m¢R−me hs q, h¤T¢hz h¤T¢h ®hX¡Ce−l
L¤−e¡ ¢hnÄ¡p e¡Cz H−N¡l S¡aV¡ hs M¡l¡fz
    −p l¡−a h¡h¡ h¡¢s ®g−le l¡a c¤−V¡uz j¡ ®S−NC ¢R−mez h¡h¡ hm−me HL
®l¡¢Nl h¡¢s−a ®c¢l qCu¡ ®Nmz ®l¡N£l nÄ¡p k¡u k¡u AhÙÛ¡z a¡−l ¢eu¡ Bh¡l
q¡pf¡a¡−m ®c±s¡−c±¢sz
     f−ll l¡aJ Oe q−a b¡−Lz h¡h¡ h¡¢s ®g−le e¡z j¡ ®R¡Vc¡−L O¤j ®b−L a¤−m
hm−me Qmz ®kj−e BRp, Qmz
     −R¡Vc¡l q¡a d−l VQÑ ®SÅ−m AåL¡l f¤L¤lO¡−Vl ¢c−L qeqe L−l q¡y−Ve j¡z hs
l¡Ù¹¡u HL¢V ¢l„¡ ®S¡−V, −p¢V L−lC f−e−l¡ eðl fQ¡ f¤L¤l f¡−sl h¡¢s−a
j¡Tl¡−a H−p b¡−jez HL h¤−s¡, M¡¢m N¡, m¤¢‰ fl¡, h¡l¡¾c¡l ®Qu¡−l h−p q¡Ju¡
M¡¢µR−me h¡C−ll, MeM−e Nm¡u hm−me – Ha l¡C−a ®LX¡?
     – HCX¡ ¢L Q¡Lm¡c¡−ll h¡¢s? j¡ ¢S−‘p L−lez
     – B¢jC Q¡Lm¡c¡lz Bf−e ®LX¡? MeM−e Nm¡ Bh¡lJz
     j¡ h¡l¡¾c¡u E−W H−p h−me–i¡Cp¡h, Bf−el h¡¢s−a ¢L Bj¡l ü¡j£ BC−R?
X¡š²¡l lSh Bm£?
     Q¡Lm¡c¡−ll h¤−Ll ®h¢l−u q−u b¡L¡ q¡s…−m¡ e−sz ¢a¢e clS¡ BN−m h−me
     – e¡ B−p e¡Cz

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     Q¡Lm¡c¡−ll Lˆ¡m HL d¡‚¡u p¢l−u ®ia−l ®Y¡−Le j¡z hp¡l Ol ®f−l¡−mC
®n¡h¡lz O−ll h¡¢a ®eh¡−e¡, S¡e¡m¡ N−m Bp¡ mÉ¡−Çf¡−ØVl BhR¡ B−m¡u ®c−Me
¢hR¡e¡u jn¡¢l V¡P¡−e¡z jn¡¢l a¤−m j¡ VQÑ SÅ¡m−me q¡−alz ö−u B−Re h¡h¡, p−‰
l¡¢Su¡ ®hNjz l¡¢Su¡ ®hN−jl h¤−Ll S¡ð¤l¡ c¤−V¡ ®M¡m¡z h¡h¡ dsg¢s−u ¢hR¡e¡
®R−s J−Wez −L¡eJ Lb¡ e¡ h−m â¦a L¡fs ®Q¡fs fl−me, S¤−a¡ fl−mez j¡
hm−me – Qmz
     j¡ Bl ®R¡Vc¡l ®fRe ®fRe ®qy−V h¡h¡ ¢l„¡u EW−mez ®LE L¡lJ p−‰ ®L¡eJ
Lb¡ h−me¢e p¡l¡ fbz p¡l¡ fb ¢l„¡u j¡'l ®L¡−m h−p −R¡Vc¡ ®Lhm q¡−al
VQÑ¢V−L HLh¡l SÅ¡m¡−a m¡N−me, HLh¡l ®eh¡−az
     h¡¢s−a B¢j aMe O¤j ®b−L ®S−N j¡ j¡ L−l L¡yc¢Rz L¡æ¡ b¡j¡−a c¡c¡ ay¡l
hy¡ q¡−al L−Z BP¤m Y¤¢L−u l¡−Me Bj¡l j¤−M, ®p¢V Q¤o−a Q¤o−a Bj¡l L¡æ¡
b¡−jz ®R¡Vc¡l q¡−a aMeJ VQÑ, SÅm−R ¢eh−Rz




M.
    e¡¾c¡Cm b¡e¡l f¡yQl¦¢M h¡S¡−ll c¢r−Z j¡c¡¢leNl e¡−jl ASf¡ys¡Ny¡−u Se¡h
Bm£ Lªo−Ll O−l h¡h¡l S¾jz Lªo−Ll ¢LR¤ d¡¢e S¢j ¢Rm, ¢LR¤ Nl¦ ¢Rmz Bj¡l
LªoL hsc¡c¡, M¡V¤−l ®S¡u¡e, hmc S¤−s ®r−a m¡Pm ¢c−ae, h¡h¡−L p−‰ ®k−a
qa g¤V glj¡n M¡V−a, h¡h¡J m¡Pm ®c−he, Lªo−Ll ®R−m LªoL q−he, ®r−a h£S
Rs¡−he, h£S ®b−L Q¡l¡ q−h, Q¡l¡ hs q−u d¡e q−h, d¡e f¡L−h, d¡e ®L−V −N¡m¡u
a¤m−he ¢L¿º HL l¡−a h¡¢sl c¡Ju¡u ýy−L¡ V¡e−a V¡e−a S¡gl Bm£ plL¡l,
hsc¡c¡lJ h¡h¡, h−me – J Se¡h Bm£, ®Rs¡−l f¡Wn¡m¡u ®cJz
    f¡Wn¡m¡u ¢ca¡j ®L−l, h¡¢sa L¡j e¡C! M¡V¤−l ®S¡u¡e N¡jR¡u ¢f−Wl jn¡
a¡s¡−a a¡s¡−a h−mez
    f¡Wn¡m¡u ®N−m ¢hà¡e AChz cnV¡ m¤−Ll M¡¢al f¡Chz ®mL¡fs¡ ¢nCM¡
Q¡L¢lh¡L¢l Llhz ®cq e¡, M¤¢nl h¡f ®mq¡fs¡ Ll−R, nq−l Q¡L¢l L−l, −Nl¡−jl
®hh¡L S¢j ¢LCe¡ mCa¡−Rz S¡gl Bm£ plL¡l, j¡c¡¢leNl f¡Wn¡m¡l j¡ØV¡l,
®R−ml L¡−R elj ü−l Lb¡¢V f¡−sez
   – B¢Rm¡j hNÑ¡ Q¡o£z pwp¡−l e¤e Be−a f¡¿¹¡ g¤s¡Caz ¢ce l¡Ca M¡CV¡ BCS
¢e−Sl ¢LR¤ S¢j Ll¢Rz lSh Bm£ L¡Cj L¡S ¢nMa¡−Rz HC ®a¡ Bl Lu¢ce f−l
¢e−SC m¡Pm dlhz h¡f ®hV¡u ¢jCm¡ L¡j Ll−m BlJ ¢LR¤ S¢j ¢Lee k¡Chz
Se¡h Bm£ R¡E¢e M−p fs¡ ®N¡u¡m O−ll ¢c−L ®Q−u h−mez
   – Se¡h Bm£, ¢ce hcm¡Ca¡−Rz ®Nl¡−jl nn£L¡¿¹, lSe£L¡¿¹, e£lc, ®S¡¢ajÑu
LCmL¡a¡ ®Nm ®mL¡fs¡ Ll−az ®mL¡fs¡ S¡e¡ j¡e¤o−l m¤−L j¡eÉ NCeÉ L−lz


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−Rs¡ a¤j¡l ®mL¡fs¡ S¡e−m m¤−L a¤j¡−lJ j¡eÉ Llhz lSh Bm£ f¡Wn¡m¡ ®bCL¡
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c¤g−l ¢gCl¡ Nl¦ Qs¡Cm, g¤V glj¡Cp M¡VmzJ−l ®a¡ Bl LCmL¡a¡ ¢ca¡R e¡z
    S¡gl Bm£ ýy−L¡ ¢c−u Se¡h Bm£l q¡−a, ¢f−W q¡a ®h¡m¡e ®R−ml
    – Se¡h Bm£, c¤CX¡ ¢ce ¢Q¿¹¡ Llz
    gLg−L ®SÉ¡vpÀ¡ E−W¡−ez lSh Bm£ Nl¦l N¡jm¡u e¤e f¡¢e Y¡−me Bl B−s
B−s ®c−Me h¡f c¡c¡−Lz M¤¢n−a je e¡−Q ay¡lz
    S¡gl Bm£ q¡yL R¡−se –LC−l, lSh Bm£ LC!
    lSh Bm£ ®c±−s H−p p¡j−e cy¡s¡e, e¤e j¡b¡ q¡a m¤¢‰−a j¤−Rz
    –¢L ®l, f¡Wn¡m¡u fs¢h?
    p−S¡−l j¡b¡ ®e−s lSh Bm£ h−me – qz
    Se¡h Bm£l qy¤−L¡ V¡e¡l në qu, glv glvz
    f¡yQl¦¢M h¡S¡l ®b−L n¡c¡ S¡j¡, ea¤e HLM¡e¡ d¤¢a, ¢hcÉ¡p¡N−ll hZÑf¢lQu
¢L−e B−ee S¡gl Bm£ e¡¢al SeÉz e¡¢a fl¢ce pL¡−m ®fV i−l f¡¿¹¡ ®M−u,
N¡¢il c¤d c¤C−u, Ms ®L−V N¡jm¡u i−l, f¤L¤−l −e−u H−p ea¤e d¤¢a S¡j¡ f−l
q¡−a Lm¡f¡a¡ Bl h¡y−nl Lmj ¢e−u ®r−al Bm ®h−u M¡¢m f¡−u f¡Wn¡m¡u k¡ez
j¡ØV¡l h−me H−L HL HL, R¡œl¡ a¡lü−l h−m H−L H−L HLz c¤C−u H−L c¤C,
¢a−e H−L ¢aez l¡−a Q¡V¡C ®f−a h−p hZÑf¢lQu hC−ul f¡a¡ JÒV¡e lSh Bm£,
ay¡l HLc−j f−s ®gm−a C−µR L−l f¤−l¡ hCz L¡Wy¡m f¡a¡l Jfl p−oÑl ®am −Y−m
L¤¢fl Jfl d−l l¡−Me, L¤¢fl L¡−m¡ ®d¡yu¡ ®h¢l−u ®am Sj¡V L−l, ®pC Sj¡V
®amL¡¢m f¡¢e−a …−m lSh Bm£ L¡¢m h¡e¡e, h¡y−nl Lmj JC L¡¢m−a X¤¢h−u
Lm¡f¡a¡u A B ®m−Mez fl¢ce LMe pL¡m q−h, LMe Bh¡l f¡Wn¡m¡u k¡−he,
HC E−šSe¡u ¢a¢e RVgV L−lez Se¡h Bm£ djL m¡N¡e – L¤¢f ¢ei¡ lSh Bm£,
®am MlQ¡ AChz
   j¡¢pL f¡yQ V¡L¡ ®ha−el j¡ØV¡¢l S¡gl Bm£lz f¡Ql¦¢M h¡S¡l ®b−L HL ¢n¢n
®L−l¡¢pe ®am ¢L−e h¡S¡−ll a¡hv ®m¡L−L h−m B−pe, e¡¢a−l f¡Wn¡m¡u ¢cm¡j,
e¡¢a ®mL¡fs¡ L−l l¡C−a, L¤¢è−a h¡s¢a ®am m¡−Nz lSh Bm£ ®cMh¡ hs qCu¡
Cw−l−Sl A¢f−p ®Ll¡¢e qChz
    S¡gl Bm£l BnL¡l¡u lSh Bm£l fs¡ â¦a H−N¡u, Q¡V¡C−ul Jfl f¡
R¢s−u h−p lSh Bm£ hZÑf¢lQu ®no L−l h¡mÉ¢nr¡ f−se, −N¡f¡m hs p¤−h¡d
®R−m, a¡q¡−L k¡q¡ ®cJu¡ k¡u, ®p a¡q¡C M¡uz S¡gl Bm£ E−W¡−e h−p qy¤−L¡
V¡−ee Bl e¡¢al fs¡l në ®n¡−eez ay¡l C−µR L−l f¡Wn¡m¡ ®no L¢l−u lSh
Bm£−L Q¢äf¡n¡ Cú¤−m fs¡−az
    ¢ae j¡Cm ®qy−V lSh Bm£ Q¢äf¡n¡ Cú¤−mJ k¡ez Cú¤−m L¡¢mQlZ, hml¡j,
¢e¢nL¡¿¹−L R¡¢s−u k¡ez −j¢VÊ−Ll gm q¡−a ¢c−u f¢äajn¡C h−me lSh Bm£,
®mM¡fs¡ Q¡m¡Cu¡ k¡, R¡¢sp e¡z



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    lSh Bm£ −mM¡fs¡ R¡−se¢ez nq−l k¡Ju¡l Ae¤j¢a ®j−m e¡, f¢äajn¡C
¢e−S h¡¢s H−p Se¡h Bm£ plL¡l−L h−m k¡e – ®R−m Bf−el SS hÉ¡¢lØV¡l
qChz …¢ùl i¡NÉ ¢glhz ®R−m−l k¡C−a ®cez
     −pC lSh Bm£ q¡−a c¤−V¡ S¡j¡, HLM¡e¡ f¡S¡j¡, Bl HL ®S¡s¡ L¡−m¡
l¡h¡−ll S¤−a¡, HL ¢n¢n p−oÑl ®am il¡ f¤yV¢m ¢e−u B−pe juje¢pwq nq−lz
f−L−V Q¡l Be¡ fup¡ pðmz h¡¢s ®M¡y−Se S¡u¢Nl b¡L¡l, ®Qe¡ HL ®m¡L HL
−j¡š²¡−ll h¡¢s−a S¡u¢Nl b¡L¡l L¡S −cez i¡m gm ®c¢M−u ¢mVe ®j¢X−Lm
Cú¤−m i¢aÑ qez BaÈ£u hå¤q£e nq−l S¡u¢Nl h¡¢s −b−L ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−a Ll−a
nq−ll ea¤e h¡S¡−l j¢el¦¢Ÿe j¤¢¾pl p−‰ ®cM¡ qu h¡h¡l HL¢cez cl¡S ¢cm
j¤¢¾pl, ®c¡L¡−el N¢c−a h−p l¡Ù¹¡l g¢Ll M¡Ju¡e ¢h−e fup¡uz ®c−M h¡h¡l ®Q¡M
QLQL L−l ¢L? j¡ h−me q QLQL L−lz hs V¡L¡l ®m¡i j¡e¤oV¡lz HLV¡ f¤CmÉ¡
®Mya¡ mCu¡ nq−l BC¢Rm, Bj¡l h¡−f a¡−l X¡š²¡¢l fs¡C−Rz Bj¡l h¡−fl ®VL¡
¢cu¡ X¡š²¡¢l fCs¡ ®q X¡š²¡l qC−Rz Hqe f¤l¡e¡ Lb¡ −hh¡L i¤Cm¡ ®N−Rz Hqe
Bj¡−l n¡a¡uz h¡h¡ ¢L ®i−h¢R−me j¢el¦¢Ÿe j¤¢¾pl Ll¤Z¡ S¤V−m NË¡j ®b−L d¡e
−hQ¡ V¡L¡ H−e ®j¢X−Lm Cú¤−ml MlQ ®f¡o¡−a q−h e¡, ®p L¡l−ZC ¢a¢e ¢fR¤
¢e−u¢R−me j¢el¦¢Ÿe j¤¢¾pl?
    B−l e¡, j¡ h−me, h¡¢s ®bCL¡ al h¡−f ¢LR¤C B−e e¡Cz hlw ®VL¡ BlJ
h¡¢sa f¡X¡C−Rz al h¡−fl Bl MlQ ¢L ¢Rm, ¢h¢s ¢pN¡−lV M¡u e¡C, f¡e Slc¡
M¡u e¡Cz ®j¢X−L−m hª¢š f¡C−R, ®mM¡fs¡l Aa MlQ m¡−N e¡Cz
   a¡q−m hª¢šl V¡L¡u ®mM¡fs¡l MlQ¡ Q−m−R h¡h¡l, Bl S¡u¢Nl h¡¢s−a Q−m−R
b¡L¡ M¡Ju¡z hÉpz L¡lJ L¡−R q¡a f¡a¡l clL¡l f−s¢e!
    q¡aMlQ B−R e¡? Bj¡l h¡S¡−e a¡−l La M¡Ju¡C−Rz h¡S¡e HLV¡ e¡¢f−al
c¤L¡e ¢Le¢Rm, −qCX¡l i¡s¡X¡ al h¡−fC ¢eaz ¢hu¡l f−l h¡S¡e a¡−l Y¡L¡ mCu¡
¢Nu¡ p¤É−Vl L¡fs ¢LCe¡ ¢c−Rz e¡Ù¹¡ f¡¢e M¡Ju¡l ®VL¡ h¡S¡−e a¡−l Lj ¢c−R!
hª¢šl ®VL¡ ®q ®c−nl h¡¢s−aC f¡X¡C−Rz hCM¡a¡ k¡ m¡−N Bj¡l h¡S¡eC a¡−l
¢LCe¡ ¢c−Rz
    Bj¡l h¡S¡e−l c¤C−hm¡ Lcjh¤¢p LCl¡ al h¡−f LCa – Bfe hm−a Bj¡l
®LE e¡Cz c§l ®Nl¡−j h¡h¡ b¡−Le, hs N¢lhz k¢c ¢LR¤ e¡ j−e L−le, Bf−e−lC
B¢j h¡h¡ X¡Lhz
     j¢el¦¢Ÿe j¤¢¾p Ae¤j¢a ®ce ay¡−L h¡h¡ X¡L¡lz lSh Bm£−L h¡¢s−a H−e j¡R
i¡a M¡Ju¡e, M¡C−u c¡C−u f−L−V V¡L¡ Ny−S ¢c−u h−me – i¡m j¾c M¡CJz pÇfLÑ
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Ns¡−a Ns¡−a Hje qu ®k, j¤¢¾pl h¡¢s−a lSh Bm£l Be¡−N¡Z¡ ®h−s k¡uz Dc¤m
Ju¡l¡ p−åu kMe Nªq¢nr−Ll L¡−R ®mM¡fs¡ L−le, lSh Bm£ S¡e¡m¡l h¡C−l
c¡y¢s−u ®c−Me ay¡−Lz q¡¢l−L−el ¢Qj¢el Jfl L¡NS BV−L l¡−Me Nªq¢nrL, ®ke
AåL¡−l S¡e¡m¡u c¡y¢s−u lSh Bm£ j¤−M B−m¡ fs¡ Dc¤m Ju¡l¡−L j−el Bn
¢j¢V−u ®cM−a f¡−lez lSh Bm£ ®c−MeJz Dc¤m Ju¡l¡l ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡l ¢hoj
nM, NsN¢s−u f−se, ®N¡V¡ ®N¡V¡ Ar−l j¤MÙ¹ Ll¡ C¢aq¡p- ¢hcÉ¡ ®m−Me M¡a¡uz

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     ¢mL¢m−L ®j−u¢V−L ¢h−u Ll¡l fÐÙ¹¡h lSh Bm£C f¡−se pl¡p¢l j¤¢¾pl L¡−Rz
−R−m ®cM−a öe−a i¡m, Bch L¡uc¡ S¡−ee, X¡š²¡¢l f−se, j¢el¦¢Ÿe j¤¢¾p lSh
Bm£l B−hc−e p¡s¡ ®cez ®j−u−L m¡m ¢p−ól n¡¢s f¢l−u ¢LR¤ fs¢n−L ®f¡m¡J
j¡wp M¡C−u, ¢h−u f¢s−u ®cez e¡L −iy¡ya¡ L¡−m¡ ®j−ul ¢h−u q−u k¡u HL e¡L
M¡s¡ gpÑ¡ ®R−ml p−‰z
     −j¡š²¡l h¡¢sl f¡V Q¤¢L−u lSh Bm£ H−p J−We j¤¢¾pl h¡¢s−az j¤¢¾p a¡yl
®j−u Bl Ol S¡j¡Cl SeÉ Q¡m¡ Ol, −k Ol¢V−a S¡u¢Nl ®R−ml¡ b¡L−ae, …¢R−u
®cez Dc¤m Ju¡l¡−L fs¡−ae Jyl¡, ¢h−u qJu¡l fl fs¡−mM¡l f¡V Q¤−L−R, Jyl¡J
¢h−cu q−u−Rez lSh Bm£l H h¡¢s−a H−p HLdl−el ü¢Ù¹ qu, S¡u¢Nl h¡¢sl
Bl H h¡¢sl M¡Ju¡ c¡Ju¡u Bcl k−aÁ ¢hÙ¹l ag¡vz J h¡¢s−a ®R−m f¢s−u b¡L¡
M¡Ju¡ ¢jmaz ¢r−c Lja h−V, aª¢ç qa e¡z H h¡¢s−a n¡ö¢s −L¡lj¡, L¡¢mu¡,
®c¡¢fyu¡S¡ f¡−a ¢c−u ¢e−S q¡af¡M¡u h¡a¡p L−lez nÄöl n¡ö¢s Bl h¡¢s i¢aÑ
n¡m¡ n¡¢ml Bcl ®f−m, hE ®kjeC ®q¡L, Q−mz nq−l HL Ol BaÈ£−ul clL¡l
¢Rm lSh Bm£lz nl£l i¡m b¡−L, jeJz −k Q¡m¡ Ol¢V ®R−s ¢c−u¢R−me j¢el¦¢Ÿe
j¤¢¾p HLc¡ ay¡l −j−u S¡j¡C qh¤ X¡La¡l M¡ys¡ e¡−Ll lSh Bm£−L, ®p O−lC S¾j
qu Bj¡l c¡c¡l, ®R¡Vc¡l, Bj¡lz c¡c¡l¡ S¾j¡−m O−ll ¢py¢s−a c¡y¢s−u
Bõ¡ýBLhl h−m f¡s¡ ö¢e−u Bk¡e ¢c−u−Re e¡e¡z Bj¡l ®hm¡u Bk¡−el
clL¡l f−s¢e, ®j−u S¾j¡−m Bk¡e ¢c−a qu e¡z p¡a ¢c−el ¢ce S¡yL L−l
q¡C–¡l¡ qm Bj¡lz c¡c¡l¡ ®cu¡−m ®j¡jh¡¢a ®SÅ−m h¡¢s B−m¡ L−l¢R−mez h¡h¡l
hå¤l¡ e¡e¡ lLj Efq¡l ¢e−u H−p Bue¡ h¡h¤¢QÑl q¡−al QjvL¡l M¡h¡l ®M−u
®N−mez q¡CVÉ¡l¡l ¢ce Bya¤s i¡−Pe j¡, Ol−c¡l L¡fs ®Q¡fs ®d¡u¡ qu, −N¡pm
®V¡pm L−l fu f¢l×L¡l q−u B−Nl S£h−e −g−lez
     q¡CVÉ¡l¡l fl B¢LL¡J q−hz c¡c¡−cl B¢LL¡ q−u¢Rm Nl¦ Sh¡C L−l, Bj¡l
qm HL¢V M¡¢p−az ®j−ul ®hm¡u M¡¢p, ®R−ml ®hm¡u HL¢V Nl¦ eua c¤−V¡ M¡¢p,
HlLjC ¢eujz B¢LL¡l B−N B−N Bj¡l e¡j l¡M¡ q−h ¢L HC ¢e−u h¡¢s−a
°hWL h−p¢Rmz hsj¡j¡ h−me e¡j l¡M Eo¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡ h−me ®n¡i¡, T¤e¤ M¡m¡
f¡f¢sz clS¡u c¡y¢s−u c¡c¡ h¤−s¡ BP¤m ®M¡y−Ve −Q±L¡−Wz −L¡eJ e¡jC ay¡l fR¾c
qu e¡z Ol il¡ j¡e¤−ol p¡j−e −Q±L¡−W c¡y¢s−u ®b−L c¡c¡l O¡−sl ®l¡j g¤m−R a¡
L¡lJ eS−l f−s¢ez e¡ fs¡lC Lb¡, e¡j l¡M¡l c¡¢uaÅ hs−cl, ®R¡Vl¡ e¡−jl
®h¡−T L£! ®a¡ h¡c¡j ¢Qh¤¢µR−me c¡c¡, qW¡v q¡y Ll−me p¡lp f¡¢Ml ja, ¢Si
es−a m¡Nm −ke T−s L¡yf¡ h¡ynf¡a¡, ¢RV−L ®h−l¡−a m¡Nm h¡c¡j j¤M ®b−L,
h¡c¡−jl p−‰ nëJz h¡¢sl L¤L¤l ®hs¡−ml X¡L, L¡−Ll X¡L, h¡µQ¡l VÉ¡y VÉ¡y,
E−W¡−e Hl Jl a¡lü−l ¢QvL¡l, ®Mm¡l j¡−W ®R−m−cl ®QyQ¡−j¢Q ph¢LR¤l p−‰
c¡c¡l h¡c¡j il¡ j¤−Ml në ¢WL W¡ql Ll¡ k¡u e¡, H¢V Jph n−ëlC HL¢V e¡¢L
Bm¡c¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡ Ae¤j¡e L−le ¢QLe ¢QvL¡l¢V clS¡l L¡R ®b−LC Bp−Rz




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    Mf L−l c¡c¡l L¡yd d−l −Q±L¡−W c¡y¢s−u b¡L¡ l¦e¤M¡m¡ c¡c¡−L O−ll j¡TM¡−e
L¡−Wl b¡−jl L¡−R c¡ys Ll¡ez hs j¡j¡l, T¤e¤M¡m¡l, e¡¢el, j¡'l,. q¡−nj j¡j¡l
®Q¡M aMe c¡c¡l Bm¢Si ®hl q−u b¡L¡ j¤−M, j¤−Ml h¡c¡−jz L¡e n−ëz
    L£ L¡¾cp LÉ¡e? ®LX¡ j¡l−R? l¦e¤M¡m¡ c¡c¡l ¢Qh¤L EyQ¤ L−l d−l ¢S−‘p
L−lez
    c¡c¡l N¡m ®h−u ®k f¡¢e Tl−R a¡ q¡−al ®a−m¡u j¤−R, L¡æ¡l cjL b¡¢j−u
hm−me – Bj¡l hC−el e¡j l¡M−a qCh e¡p¢lez
    j¡j¡ M¡m¡l¡ H Jl j¤−Ml ¢c−L a¡¢L−u Ol L¡y¢f−u q¡−pez ®ke p¡LÑ¡−pl LÓ¡Ee
j−’ H−p ®m¡L q¡p¡−µRz
    Hh¡l c¡c¡−L hª−šl −ia−l ¢e−u Bp¡ qmz hªš¢V lQe¡ Ll−me hsj¡j¡, q¡−nj
j¡j¡, l¦e¤ Bl T¤e¤ M¡m¡z
   e¡p¢le e¡j l¡M¢h LÉ¡e? −L¡−›L¡ öe¢m HC e¡j? −L LC−R HC e¡j l¡M−a?
   fÐ−nÀl h¡−Zl p−‰ c¡c¡l q¡−a HL −W¡P¡ h¡c¡jJ ®cJu¡ qmz ¢a¢e c¡y−a h¡c¡j
i¡P−a i¡P−a h−me, h¡c¡−jl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u, Bj¡l Cú¤−m HLV¡ M¤h p¤¾cl ®j−u
B−Rz e¡p¢le e¡jz
   Hh¡l hª−š q¡¢p −Q−f l¡M¡ qm k¡l k¡l ®f−Vl ®ial BlJ a−bÉl Bn¡uz
    e¡p¢le LC b¡−L? h¡¢s LC? q¡−nj j¡j¡ ¢S−‘p L−lez
    c¡c¡ Ešl ®cJu¡l B−NC hs j¡j¡ h−me – al JC e¡p¢le e¡j V¡j Qmh e¡z
e¡j l¡M¡ qCh Eo¡z
                              y
    c¡c¡ h¡c¡−jl ®W¡P¡ c§−l R¤−s ®g−m, ®W¡P¡ ¢N−u ®WLm h¡y−nl hÉ¡w−L, hªš ®b−L
®c±−s −h¢l−u k¡ez Ol ®b−L ¢e−Sl S¡j¡ L¡f−sl HL f¤yV¢m ®hy−d ¢e−u h−me
¢a¢e, ®Nm¡jz
    HC LC k¡p, b¡jz j¡ ®fRe ®b−L h−mez
    ®kC ¢c−L c¤C −Q¡M k¡uz c¡c¡ ®k−a ®k−a h−mez
    L¡y−d f¤yV¢m ¢e−u ¢WLC ¢a¢e −h¢l−u k¡e h¡¢sl h¡C−lz f¤L¤l O¡V ®b−LC c¡c¡
®gla Bp−he ®i−h hªš ®i−P j¡j¡ M¡m¡l¡ h−p b¡−Le M¡−V f¡ T¤¢m−u ¢L¿º ®g−le
e¡ c¡c¡z
    p−å −no q−u l¡a Oe q−m j¡ ¢hm¡f öl¦ L−lez hsj¡j¡ Bl q¡−nj j¡j¡
®h¢l−u k¡e c¡c¡−L d−l Be−az Mhl ®f−u e¡e¡Jz
    l¡a cnV¡u q¡−nj j¡j¡ q¡¢Sh¡¢sl S‰m ®b−L f¡Nm ®R−m−L d−l H−e
h¡¢s−a q¡¢Sl L−lez c¡c¡−L h¤−L S¢s−u d−l ®Ly−c E−W j¡ h−me– ®k e¡j l¡M−a
Q¡J a¤¢j, ®pCV¡C qCh h¡h¡z
    −R−m k¡ h−m−R a¡C q−h, h¡h¡ fl¢ce pL¡−m S¡¢e−u ®ce h¡¢s−a, e¡j
e¡p¢leCz j¡j¡ M¡m¡l¡ ¢hoæ j¤−M h−p b¡−Lez l¡SLeÉ¡l Hje −Ny−u¡ e¡j l¡M¡l
®L¡eJ j¡−e qu e¡, ®k e¡−jl ®L¡eJ AbÑ −eCz
    c¡c¡ fl¢ce Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l E−W¡−e c¡y¢s−u hª−šl j¡e¤o−cl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u
h¤−s¡ BP¤m Q¤o−a Q¤o−a ¢jV¢jV q¡−pez

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   –al hC−el f¤l¡ e¡j ¢L ¢c¢h ®l q¡Ns¡ N¡¢s? T¤e¤M¡m¡ L¤V¡ ¢c−u Lmf¡−sl
c¢r−Zl N¡R ®b−L Bj f¡s−a f¡s−a hm−mez
   –e¡p¢le S¡q¡e ap¢mj¡z c¡c¡ h¤−s¡ BP¤m ®hl L−l BLZÑ ®q−p h−mez
   gL L−l −q−p J−We T¤e¤ M¡m¡z
   l¦e¤ M¡m¡ E−W¡−e h−p h¢V−a L¤¢Q L¤¢Q L−l Bj L¡V¢R−me iaÑ¡ h¡e¡−he, h−me
al ®k Cú¤−ml ®j−u e¡p¢le, a¡−l al fR¾c qu?
   c¡c¡ c¡ya R¢s−u ®q−p h−me – quz
   –a¡−l ¢hu¡ Ll¢h?
   c¡c¡ h¤−s¡ BP¤m j¤−M f¤−l nl−jl q¡¢p −q−p j¡b¡ L¡a L−l l¡−Me X¡−ez ay¡l
q¡gfÉ¡−¾Vl c¢s T¤−m b¡−L q¡yV¤ Ah¢cz
   T¤e¤ M¡m¡ L¤V¡ ®g−m c¡c¡l j¡b¡u ®W¡e¡ ®j−l h−me –a−l ®a¡ ¢hu¡ Llh e¡
JC ®j−uz a¤C ®k Cú¤®m q¡CN¡ ¢c¢a fÉ¡−¾Vl j−dÉ, HC Mhl ®a¡ al p¤¾cl£ ®j−u
e¡p¢le f¡Cu¡ ®N−Rz
     c¡c¡ ®c±−s O−l Y¤−L j¡'l ByQm d−l c¡y¢s−u b¡−Lez −Q¡−M VmVm L−l Smz
     –L£ qC−R, L¡¾c ®Le? j¡ ¢S−‘p L−le c¡c¡l j¡b¡u q¡a h¤¢m−uz
     –T¤e¤ M¡m¡ Bj¡−l q¡Ns¡ N¡¢s X¡L−Rz
     j¡ E−W¡−e −e−j LfV djL m¡N¡e T¤e¤ M¡m¡−Lz
     –®hQ¡l¡−l L¡¾c¡CR e¡ ®a¡z S−¾jl fl ®bCL¡ Hl ®fV M¡l¡fz La Jo¤d
M¡Ju¡Cm¡j, ®fV Bl i¡m qu e¡z ®pC ®k öl¦ qC−R, BCSJ f¡am¡ q¡−Nz
     B¢LL¡ q−h h−m e¡j ¢WL qm Bj¡l, B¢LL¡l ¢ce ¢f¢R−u ¢c−me h¡h¡z −Le,
j¡c¡¢leN−l ®p hRl d¡e qu¢e i¡m, h¡h¡l je M¡l¡fz j¡p Lu fl d¡e qm i¡m
¢L¿º hc¢ml L¡NS Hm h¡h¡l, f¡he¡uz h¡h¡l Bh¡l je M¡l¡f, ¢f−R¡−a qm
B¢LL¡l ¢cez f¡he¡ −b−L ¢g−l H−p Bh¡l B¢LL¡l fÐp‰z ®p q−a q−a BlJ
c¤'hRl ®Nmz B¢LL¡l Evp−h pL¡m ®b−L M¡m¡l¡ O−ll ®j−Tu n¡c¡ l−Pl BÒfe¡
By−Le, l¢Pe L¡N−S j¡m¡ h¡e¡e, L¡N−Sl −nLm h¡¢e−u HL b¡j −b−L B−lL
b¡−j T¤¢m−u ®cez B¢LL¡u ®m¡L B−p ®p¡e¡l j¡m¡, Bw¢V, ¢fa−ml Lm¢p, ph¤S
p¡b£ hC, S¡j¡ S¤−a¡, −L¡l¡e n¢lg, b¡m h¡¢V, p¤V−Lp Efq¡l ¢e−uz Bue¡ h¡h¤¢QÑ
j¡−W NaÑ L−l Q¤−m¡ h¡¢e−u M¢s ®SÅ−m hs hs −XL¢Q−a ®f¡m¡J ®L¡lj¡ l¡æ¡
L−lez p¤N−å h¡¢s j j L−lz f¡¢am f¡¢am cC ¢j¢ø ¢L−e B−ee e¡e¡z B¢LL¡l
¢ce c¡c¡ ¢R−me ph−Q−u hÉÙ¹z ®d¡u¡ S¡j¡ L¡fs f−l ea¤e S¤−a¡ f¡−u ¢c−u Q¤−m
−V¢l −L−V A¢a¢b−cl p¡j−e O¤lO¤l Ll−a Ll−a k¡y−LC ®c−M−Re ay¡l ¢c−L
fÐnÊ−ul q¡¢p q¡p−a, ay¡l L¡−RC lqpÉ g¡yp L−l−Re HC h−m ®k ®h¡−el e¡j¢V
®l−M−Re HL¡ ¢a¢eC, h¡¢sl AeÉl¡ e¡e¡lLj e¡−jl fÐÙ¹¡h L−l¢Rm, j¾c h−m h¡c
−cJu¡ q−u−Rz
     B¢LL¡u f¡Ju¡ Q¡l−V −R¡V p¤V−Lp j¡ a¤−m l¡M−me Bmj¡¢ll Jflz
¢fa−ml Lm¢p Q−m ®Nm l¡æ¡O−ll L¡−Sz Bmj¡¢ll ®ial S¡j¡ S¤−a¡, b¡m h¡¢V
Bl ®L¡l¡e n¢lgz −p¡e¡l Bw¢V, j¡m¡ XÊu¡−l Y¤¢L−u a¡m¡ hå L−l l¡M−me j¡,

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Q¡¢h h¡yd¡ ByQ−ml ®L¡Z¡uz Bj¡l e¡N¡−ml ®ial f−s b¡−L ®Lhm hCM¡e¡z Bj¡l
j¡ØV¡l aMe h¡¢sp¤Ü ph¡Cz hC−ul Jfl T¤−L B¢R ®cM−m L ®b−L Q¾cТh¾c¤ fkÑ¿¹
                                         y
Bj¡−L EµQ¡lZ L¢l−u R¡−sez
    ay¡l¡ k¡ hm−a h−me, h¢mz f−s ®nÔ−V ®fe¢pm ®W−p Arl ByL¡l B−NC h−me
fs, juBL¡l j¡z
   B¢j h¢m juBL¡l j¡z
   –L m j Lmjz
   –L m j Lmjz
    E−W¡−el M¡yQ¡u h¡yd¡ jue¡ f¡¢M−LJ k¡ hm−a hm¡ qu, h−mz nl¡g ¢Lð¡ ®gm¤
j¡j¡ aMeJ q¡−a hC d−le¢e, Bl Bj¡l ph¤S p¡b£ ®noz
    B¢LL¡l Evp−hl fl flC L¡E−L e¡ S¡¢e−u h¢pl¦¢Ÿe e¡−jl HL ®m¡−Ll
L¡−R f¤−l¡ h¡¢s ¢h¢œ² L−l ®ce e¡e¡z h¢pl¦¢Ÿe H−p h¡¢sl cMm Q¡C−mC e¡¢el
j¡b¡u BL¡n ®i−P f−sz BL¡−nl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u ®c−M¢Rm¡j BL¡n BL¡−nl
S¡uN¡u B−Rz Aa hs BL¡n ®i−P e¡¢el j¡b¡u fs−m e¡¢e ¢L Bl h¡yQ−ae! k¡
®q¡L, e¡e¡ V¡L¡ ¢L L−l−Re, L¡−L ¢c−u−Re Hl ®L¡eJ q¢cn f¡Ju¡ k¡u¢ez e¡¢e
h¢pl¦¢Ÿe−L h¡¢sl i¡m ®Qu¡l¢V−a h¢p−u Q¡ e¡Ù¹¡ p¡j−e ¢c−u elj Nm¡u hm−me
–i¡CS¡e, HLS−e f¡Nm¡¢j LCl¡ pwp¡−ll ph¡C−l i¤N¡Ch, HCX¡ ¢L pCkÉ qu!
Bj¡l Ha…m¡ ®R−m−j−uz ph¡C−l ¢eu¡ Bj¡−l f−b hC−a qChz Bf−e−l B¢j
®VL¡ ®n¡d LCl¡ ¢cu¡jz Bf−e HC h¡¢s Bj¡l L¡−R ¢h¢œ² LCl¡ ®cez B¢j ®VL¡
¢L¢Ù¹−a ®n¡d Ll¡jz
    h¢pl¦¢Ÿe Nm¡ ®L−n hm−me –¢L¢Ù¹−a f¤o¡Ch e¡z B¢j, ¢WL B−R, Bf−e
kqe LCa¡R¤Ce, B¢j h¡¢s ¢h¢œ² Ll¡j, ¢L¿º ¢L¢Ù¹−a e¡z ®VL¡ Bj¡−l HLh¡−l
¢c−a qChz
    e¡¢e fcÑ¡l Bs¡−m c¡y¢s−u h−me – Ha ®VL¡ HLh¡−l B¢j f¡C LC! Bj¡l
¢cLV¡ ®c−qez B¢j Apq¡u ®j−u−R−m! LuX¡ ¢ce a¡C−m pju −ce Bj¡−lz
    Q¡−u Q¤j¤L ¢c−u h¢pl¦¢Ÿe h−me – e¡ e¡ e¡z pju B¢j ®Lj−e −cC! pju ¢L
h¡e¡−e¡ k¡u! Bõ¡q j¡Cf¡ ®k pju ®ce Bj¡−N¡ q¡−a, ®pCX¡C MlQ¡ L¢lz Bj¡−l
®VL¡ L¡Cm flöl j−dÉ ¢c−m B¢j h¡¢s ®hQ¡j, e¡C−m Bj¡−l j¡f Ll¦Cez
    nl¡g j¡j¡l q¡−a ®ial Ol ®b−L f¡−el ¢M¢m f¡¢W−u ®ce h¢pl¦¢Ÿe−L, Q¡
®M−u j¤−M f¡e f¤−l BP¤−m Q¤e a¤−m h¢pl¦¢Ÿe E−W¡−el q¡ypj¤l¢Nl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u
hm−me – B¢j a¡C−m L¡Cm ¢hL¡−m Bpa¡¢Rz
    h¢pl¦¢Ÿe Q−m ®N−m e¡¢e fcÑ¡l Bs¡m ®b−L ®h¢l−u H−mez h¡y−nl hÉ¡wL
®i−P, Be¡−Q L¡e¡−Q ®kM¡−e ka V¡L¡ ¢Rm, h¡l L−l ®cM−me j¡œ f¡yQnz
    ®h¡lM¡ Q¢s−u Q−m ®N−me h¡¢sl h¡C−lz p¤−mM¡l j¡l h¡¢s, je¤l j¡,
p¡q¡hE¢Ÿ−el h¡¢s O¤−l H−p l¡−a H−p Bj¡−cl O−l EW−mez h¡h¡ aMe
X¡La¡lM¡e¡ ®b−L p−h ®l¡¢N ®c−M ¢g−l−Rez
    –Mhl f¡CR¤Ce? Hqe ¢L L¢l Lez e¡¢e hÉ¡L¤m L−˜ h−mez

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    Mhl h¡h¡ ®f−u¢R−me, h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−aC j¡ h−m−Re – h¡S¡e h¡¢s ®hCQ¡
¢c−R h¢pl¦¢Ÿe e¡−jl HL ®m¡−Ll L¡−Rz h¡¢sl cMm mC−a BC¢Rm ®m¡−Lz j¡
LCm h¡¢s ¢LCe¡ mCh a¡l L¡R ®bCL¡z ¢L¿º ®Lj−e ¢Leh ®L S¡−ez Ha ®VL¡ j¡
f¡Ch LCz h¢pl¦¢Ÿe HLh¡−l ®VL¡ Q¡uz L¡Cm flöl j−dÉ ¢c−a qChz ¢L¿º Mhl
e¡ S¡e¡ ü−l h¡h¡ hm−me – ¢L Mhl! ¢L qC−R ¢L!
    c¤'Se M¡−Vl c¤'¢Le¡−l hp−mez e¡¢e hm−me – h¡¢s a ®hCQ¡ ¢c−R ¢p¢Ÿ−Ll
h¡−fz
    h¡h¡l fl−e m¤¢‰z m¤¢‰l ¢e−Q f¡ c¤m−a b¡−L h¡h¡l, hm−me – ®L¡e h¡¢s? L¡l
h¡¢s?
    –−L¡e h¡¢s Bh¡l, HC h¡¢s! e¡¢e ¢hlš² Nm¡u h−mez
    –LÉ¡e, ®hQ−R LÉ¡e? h¡h¡ fÐnÀ L−lez
    –HCX¡ ¢L Bl B¢j S¡¢e! Bj¡−l a ¢LµR¤ Lu e¡Cz j¡e¤oV¡ BÙ¹¡ f¡Nmz h¤¢Ü
p¤¢Ü e¡Cz ®VL¡…m¡ ¢L Ll−R a¡J Lu e¡z
    h¡h¡l f¡ c¤m−a b¡−L m¤¢‰l ¢e−Qz
    –h¢pl¦¢Ÿe−l LCm¡j a¡l L¡R ®bCL¡ h¡¢s B¢j ¢LCe¡ ...
    e¡¢el Lb¡u ®W¡Ll −ce h¡h¡,
    – h¢pl¦¢Ÿe ®LX¡?
    – ®k ®hX¡l L¡−R ¢p¢Ÿ−Ll h¡−f h¡¢s ®hQ−Rz e¡¢e h−mez
    –h¢pl¦¢Ÿe b¡−q LC? h¡h¡ ¢S−‘p L−le −c¡m¡ q¡yV¤ Q¤m−L¡−a Q¤m−L¡−az
    –ea¤e h¡S¡l e¡¢L LC S¡¢ez e¡¢e q¡−al l¦j¡m M¤−m f¡−el HL¢V ¢M¢m j¤−M
f¤−l h−mez
    –h¢pl¦¢Ÿe L−l ¢L? h¡h¡ ¢S−‘p L−lez
    –®pCX¡ S¡¢e e¡z h¢pl¦¢Ÿe h¡¢s−a BC¢Rmz ®VL¡ Q¡Cmz B¢j LCm¡j ®VL¡
¢L¢Ù¹−a ¢cu¡jz h¡¢s Bj¡l L¡−R ®hCQ¡ −cez e¡¢e ®b−j ®b−j h−mez
    –i¡m Lb¡z ¢L¢Ù¹−a ®VL¡ a¡C−m ¢cu¡ ®cez h¡h¡ ¢el¦š¡f ü−l h−mez
    –¢L¿º h¢pl¦¢Ÿe j¡−e e¡z Lu HLh¡−l a¡−l ®VL¡ ¢c−az e¡¢el ü−l E−àNz
    –a¡C−m HLh¡−lC ¢cu¡ ®cez h¡h¡ jd¤l ®q−p h−mez
    –®VL¡ ¢L N¡−R d−l? Ru q¡S¡l ®VL¡ B¢j f¡C LC!
    e¡¢e Apq¡u −Q¡−M ®g−me h¡h¡l ®Q¡−Mz f¡ ®c¡m¡−e¡ hå L−l h−me h¡h¡
    –Dc¤e Q¡ V¡ ¢LR¤ ®cJz BÇj¡ Q¡ M¡Cu¡ k¡Cez
    e¡¢e j¡b¡ e¡−se, Q¡ M¡−he e¡ ¢a¢ez
    –a¡C−m ¢L M¡Ch¡Ce? ¢LR¤ HLV¡ M¡Ce? h¡h¡ h−mez
    –e¡ e¡ B¢j ¢LR¤ M¡Ca¡Cj e¡z e¡¢el ü−l ¢hl¢š²z
    –HC ¢hú¤V Q¡e¡Q¤l ¢LR¤ −cJ az h¡h¡ j¡'−L a¡s¡ ®cez
    –e¡z e¡z e¡z e¡¢e q¡a Ey¢Q−u j¡'−L b¡j¡ez
    h¡h¡ Bl e¡¢e h−p b¡−Le M¡−Vl c¤'¢Le¡−lz j¡ Bl B¢j B−lL M¡−Vl
j¢dÉM¡−ez −LE L¡lJ p−‰ Bl Lb¡ hm−Re e¡z
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    –Bf−e ¢L Bj¡−l A¿¹a f¡yQ q¡S¡l ®VL¡ LSÑ ¢c−a f¡lh¡Ce e¤j¡−el h¡f?
h¡¢sOl e¡ b¡L−m f¤m¡f¡e mCu¡ b¡Lh¡j LC? e¡¢e i¡P¡ ü−l h−mez
   h¡h¡ ®L¡eJ Ešl ®ce e¡z
   e¡¢e L¡al ü−l h−me – B¢j Bf−e−l −kj−eC ®q¡L j¡−p j¡−p ®VL¡ ®n¡d
LCl¡ ¢cu¡jz
   h¡h¡l e£lha¡u j¡ RVgV L−le, h−me – h¡S¡e ¢L HC pwp¡−ll m¡CN¡ Lj
Ll−R? Hqe j¡'l HC ¢hf−cl ¢c−e p¡q¡kÉ Ll¡l ®LE e¡Cz l¡Sn¡¢q fs−a ®Nm
N¡, h¡µQ¡−N¡l c¤d ¢Rm e¡z h¡S¡e hs hs c¤−dl ¢Ve ¢LCe¡ ¢c−Rz ¢hu¡l fl ®bCL¡
a h¡−fl h¡¢saC b¡Lm¡jz
   e¡¢e n¡¢sl ByQ−m Qnj¡l L¡Q j¤−R ¢e−u Bh¡l f−lez Bh¡l hÉ¡L¤m L−˜
h−me – HLV¡ ¢LR¤ Ešl ®cCe e¤j¡−el h¡fz h¢pl¦¢Ÿe L¡CmL¡ BChz
   h¡h¡ ®p l¡−a ®L¡eJ Ešl ®ce¢ez c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m e¡¢e kMe clS¡l h¡C−l Q−m
®N−me, h¡h¡ O¡−s q¡a Op−a Op−a hm−me BÇj¡, L¡Cm l¡C−a Bf−el p¡−b
Lb¡ LCu¡j ®ez
    h¡h¡ V¡L¡ ¢c−u¢R−mez e¡¢e j¡−p j¡−p ¢ae hR−l ®p V¡L¡ ®n¡d L−l¢R−mez
e¡e¡ ö−e HLN¡m ®q−p h−m−Re –M¡ul¦−æp¡ g¤y ¢c−m a¤−ol B…eJ W¡ä¡z

     e¡e¡ −h¢q−p¢h ®m¡Lz Bj¤−c ®m¡LJz ®M−u Hhw M¡C−u ay¡l ka Be¾cz e¡¢e
pwp¡−ll q¡m e¡ dl−m AhnÉ B−j¡c Bqm¡c ph −i−Ù¹ ®ka e¡e¡lz ¢hœ²jf¤−ll
h¡Eä¤−m ®R−m e¡e¡z h¡−fl ¢p¾c¤L ®i−P Sj¡−e¡ V¡L¡ fup¡ Q¤¢l L−l ®al hRl
hu−p f¡¢m−u ¢N−u¢R−me h¡¢s ®b−Lz H nql ®p nql O¤−l juje¢pw−q H−p
HLpju ga¤l q−u f−sez jp¢S−c jp¢S−c ¢h−e fup¡u O¤−j¡e, M¡e Bl l¡Ù¹¡l
f¡Nm g¢Ll S−s¡ L−l Blh ®c−nl ¢LµR¡ ®n¡e¡ez jp¢S−cl ®m¡−Ll¡ e¡e¡−L HL
fup¡ c¤'fup¡ ®cuz fup¡ f−L−V ¢e−u h¡hl h¡cn¡ql ja ¢e−S−L j−e qu ay¡lz
l¡Ù¹¡u L¡E−L ¢i−r Ll−a ®cM−mC e¡e¡ ¢S−‘p L−le –h¡¢s LC? −f−V c¡e¡ f¡¢e
fs−R? ¢i¢M¢ll ¢r−d k¡u e¡, ¢i¢M¢ll Ai¡−hl NÒf ö−e e¡e¡ Bq¡ Bq¡ L−le,
®Q¡M ®h−u hoÑ¡l S−ml ja Sm T−lz f−L−Vl L¡e¡L¢s k¡ B−R, ¢i¢M¢ll q¡−a
¢c−u h−me – i¡m j¾c ¢LR¤ M¡CJz
     ¢Sm¡Cú¤m ®j¡−sl Q¡ea¡l¡ jp¢S−cl ea¤e Cj¡j fСuC mr L−le e¡e¡ S¤Çj¡l
e¡j¡S fs−a HLf¡m ¢i¢M¢l ¢e−u jp¢S−c B−pez J−cl p−‰ HL L¡a¡−l
cy¡¢s−u e¡j¡S f−se e¡e¡z HL¢ce X¡L−me
     –HC ¢ju¡ a¤j¡l e¡j ¢L?
     e¡e¡ HLN¡m ®q−p h−me – e¡j Bj¡l j¢el¦¢Ÿez
     –h¡¢s LC?
     –h¡¢s e¡Cz
     –h¡−fl e¡j ¢L?
     –i¤Cm¡ ®N¢Rz

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    –b¡−L¡ LC?
    –Ha hs c¤¢eu¡u b¡L−el ¢L Ai¡h!
    –®mM¡fs¡ S¡−e¡?
    j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el gpÑ¡ j¤−M n¡c¡ q¡¢pz ®L¡eJ Ešl ®eCz
    h¡Eä¤−m −R−m−L pwp¡¢l Ll¡l C−µR S¡−N Cj¡−jlz O−l ay¡l h¡−l¡ hR−ll HL
®j−u B−R ¢h−ul hup£z Cj¡j a−‚ a−‚ b¡−Le j¢el¦¢Ÿe−L Mf L−l dl−he
HL¢cez jp¢S−cl ®ial HL n£−al l¡−a LðmL¡yb¡ R¡s¡ q¡a f¡ …¢V−u
j¢el¦¢Ÿe−L W¡ä¡ ®j−Tu ö−u b¡L−a ®c−M Cj¡j hm−me
    –Qm j¢el¦¢Ÿe, Bj¡l h¡¢sa ®mf B−R ¢hRe¡ B−R, O¤j¡Ch¡z
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe e−se e¡z
    –Qm j¢el¦¢Ÿe, Nlj i¡a M¡Ch¡ …p−al R¡m¤e ¢cu¡z
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe E−W h−pez
    –a¡ h¡¢s Bf−el Lac§l Cj¡j p¡Ch? j¢el¦¢Ÿe ¢S−‘p L−le Bs−j¡s¡
®i−Pz
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe−L −p l¡−a h¡¢s ¢e−u …p−al R¡m¤e ¢c−u Nlj i¡a M¡C−u h¡lh¡¢sl
¢hR¡e¡u Nlj ®m−fl a−m öC−u ¢c−mez j¢el¦¢Ÿe O¤−j¡−me fl¢ce c¤f¤l Ah¢c
V¡e¡z Hje Bl¡j ¢a¢e hý hRl f¡e¢ez pv j¡−ul k¿»Z¡u Ol R¡s−a q−u−R ay¡−Lz
ay¡l j−e f−s ¢e−Sl j¡ ®hy−Q b¡L−a c¤di¡a M¡C−u ay¡−L Hje öC−u l¡M−aez
Bs−j¡s¡ ®i−P ¢hR¡e¡ −R−s j¢el¦¢Ÿe ®c−Me E−W¡−e hc¢el f¡¢e−a Ak¤ Ll−Re
Cj¡jz ay¡l h¡h¡J Hje hc¢e L¡a L−l f¡¢e Y¡m−ae f¡−uz hc¢eM¡e¡ Cj¡−jl q¡a
®b−L ¢e−u ¢e−S ¢a¢e f¡¢e Y¡m−a m¡N−me, ®ke ay¡l hý hRl e¡ ®cM¡ h¡h¡l f¡−u
Y¡m−Re f¡¢ez f¡¢e Y¡m−a Y¡m−a j¢el¦¢Ÿe qW¡v ý ý L−l ®Ly−c EW−mez
    –L¡−¾c¡ LÉ¡e, j¢el¦¢Ÿe? L¡−¾c¡ LÉ¡e?
    Cj¡j Ah¡L q−u hm−mez
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe −L¡eJ Ešl e¡ ¢c−u c¤'q¡−a j¤M ®Y−L h¡¢s ®b−L ®h¢l−u ®N−mez
fСu HLj¡p fl HL M¡yQ¡ ¢j¢ø ¢e−u Cj¡−jl h¡¢s H−p q¡p−a q¡p−a hm−me –
Cj¡j p¡Ch, M¤h i¡m ¢j¢ø, M¡Cu¡ ®c−Mez Nlj Nlj lp−N¡õ¡z L¢mL¡a¡ ®bCL¡
Be¡z
    ¢j¢ø Cj¡−jl h¡¢sl ph¡C ®M−mez ®M−u ®c−u Cj¡j h¡C−ll O−l hp¡
j¢el¦¢Ÿe−L hm−me Bj¡l ®j−u M¡ul¦−æp¡−l a¤¢j ¢hu¡ Llz
    – ¢hu¡? j¢el¦¢Ÿe Bya−L J−Wez ¢hu¡ LCl¡ hE a¤mj¤ LCz jp¢S−c?
    – ®pC ¢Q¿¹¡ LCl e¡z Bj¡l S¡N¡ S¢jl Ai¡h e¡Cz HLV¡ ¢LR¤ hÉhÙÛ¡ qChz
Cj¡j L¡y−d q¡a ®l−M hm−me ay¡lz
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe je ®p¢ce g¤lg¤−lz l¡¢S q−a ®h¢n pju ¢e−me e¡z l¡a Oe qJu¡l
B−NC L¡¢S ®X−L ¢h−u f¢s−u i¡a −N¡pa l¡æ¡ L−l M¡C−u c¡C−u ®m−fl a−m
öC−u ®cJu¡ qm j¢el¦¢Ÿe−Lz M¡ul¦e−ep¡ S¡e−me e¡ j¢el¦¢Ÿe ®cM−a ®Lje,
ay¡l üi¡h Q¢lœ ®Ljez ®mM¡fs¡ S¡e¡ ®j−u M¡ul¦e−æp¡, p§l L−l f¤y¢bJ fs−a

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S¡−ee AbQ ¢c¢hÉ HL L Arl ®N¡j¡w−pl p−‰ ýV L−l ay¡l ¢h−u q−u ®Nm,
−N¡j¡w−pl lp−N¡õ¡ ®f−V qSj qJu¡l B−NCz M¡ul¦e−ep¡l BlJ i¡m S¡j¡C
S¤V−a f¡laz ¢L¿º Cj¡−jl hÜ d¡lZ¡, j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el h¡¢s Ol V¡L¡ fup¡ e¡ b¡L, hs
HLM¡e¡ q©cu B−Rz Bl p¡l¡ S£h−e HC A¢i‘a¡C ¢a¢e ASÑe L−l−Re ®k
q©c−ul ®Q−u hs ¢LR¤ SN−a ®eCz
    Cj¡−jl HL ®R−m B−R, e¡−j j¡œz ®p ®R−ml S‰−ml ®en¡z i¡lah−oÑl ph
S‰m Q−o ¢nL¡l L−l ®hs¡ez h¡¢s ®g−le hR−l HLh¡l, j¡p c¤'j¡p ®b−L Bh¡l
Ed¡Jz −R−ml Jfl ilp¡ q¡¢l−u j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el q¡−a pÇf¢šl ph i¡l ¢c−u nkÉ¡
®eJu¡l fl Cj¡j h−m¢R−me a¤¢j qCm¡ Bj¡l ®R−mz j¢el¦¢Ÿe ®R−m he−a f¡−le,
¢L¿º üi¡h ®gl¡−he ¢L L−l! hRl e¡ ®k−aC Cj¡−jl B−dL S¢j¢S−la ¢h¢œ² L−l
¢i¢M¢l−cl ¢h¢m−u p¡l¡z h¡¢L ®kV¤L¤ lCm, ¢LR¤V¡ plL¡l ¢e−u ¢em Cú¤−ml ®h¡¢XÑw
Ll−h h−m Bl ¢LR¤V¡−a H−p M¡ul¦e−ep¡ ¢V−el L'¢V Ol a¤−m N¡RN¡R¡¢m m¡¢N−u
¢e−Sl ®nLs N¡s−me, A−eLV¡ j¡¢V L¡j−s f−s b¡L¡l jaz hs q©c−u ®f¡o¡u e¡
Bl M¡ul¦−eep¡lz hRl hRl ®R−m ¢f−m qu, ¢r−du p¡lp f¡¢Ml h¡µQ¡l ja Jl¡
qy¡ L−l b¡−Lz h¡¢s Ol L−l e¡ qu j¡b¡ ®N¡yS¡l Wy¡C qm, ¢L¿º pwp¡−ll MlQ
®k¡N¡−h ®L! j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el ®p¢c−L −j¡−V eSl ®eC, ¢a¢e g§¢aÑ−a nql h¾cl O¤−l
®hs¡ez V¡L¡ g¤¢l−u ®N−m AhnÉ h¡¢s ®g−lez ¢g−l LC M¡ul¤e−ep¡ M¡Je ®cJz
HC f¤mf¡e ®L LC BR, ph B−p¡, M¡C−a hJ h−m ¢T¢j−u b¡L¡ h¡¢s−L ¢LmO¤¢p
®j−l S¡N¡ez M¡ul¦e−ep¡ j¤M h¤−S j¢el¦¢Ÿe Bl ®R−m−j−u−cl M¡Ju¡ez ¢L¿º
HLh¡lC h−m¢R−me e¡ M¡Je e¡Cz j¡'l aMe ¢ae ¢L Q¡l hRl hupz e¡e¡ Qj−L
EW−me ¢L LCm¡? M¡Je e¡C?
    M¡ul¦e−ep¡ W¡ä¡ Q¤−m¡l f¡−n W¡ä¡ ¢fy¢s−a h−p W¡ä¡ Nm¡u hm−me e¡Cz
Q¡Cm X¡Cm ¢LµR¤ e¡Cz f¤m¡f¡e−l f¤ú¤¢e ®bCL¡ n¡fm¡ a¤Cm¡ ¢pÜ LCl¡ ¢c¢R
Lu¢cez
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe ö−e je ¢ho L−l O−l ö−u fs−mez c¤'¢ce ö−u b¡L−mez
    M¡ul¦e−ep¡ N¡−Rl e¡l−Lm L¤¢s−u aL¢a h¡¢e−u j¢el¦¢Ÿe−L ®n¡u¡ ®b−L
E¢W−u hm−me – k¡Ce h¡S¡−l ¢eu¡ HC…m¡e ®hCQ¡ Q¡Cm X¡Cm ¢LCe¡ B−eez
e¡l−L−ml aL¢a il¡ L¡−Wl h¡−„ j¡b¡u L−l e¡e¡ ¢c¢hÉ L¡Q¡¢ll p¡j−e e¡s¤
®hQ−a ®N−mez
    fТa¢ce M¡ul¦e−ep¡ aL¢a h¡¢e−u h¡„ i−l l¡−Mez aL¢a −hQ¡l V¡L¡
¢LR¤V¡ ®l−M ¢LR¤V¡ hEHl q¡−a ®ce j¢el¦¢Ÿez fТa¢ce HL ¢p¢L c¤'¢p¢L ®N¡f−e
S¢j−u, Dc¤m Ju¡l¡l kMe hup f¡yQ, h¡y−nl hÉ¡wL ®i−P HL f¤yV¢m V¡L¡
j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el q¡−a ¢c−u M¡ul¦e−ep¡ h−me – HLV¡ c¤L¡e ¢Le¤Cez c¤L¡−e i¡a j¡R
®hQ−hez
    j¢el¦¢Ÿe h¡dÉ ®R−ml ja ®c¡L¡e −L−eez −Qu¡l ®V¢hm hp¡ez h¡h¤¢QÑ l¡−Mez
ea¤e h¡S¡−ll j¢dÉM¡−e ®c¡L¡e aMe ý ý L−l Qm−Rz Cw−l−Sl Bjm aMez
Cw−l−Sl Jfl ®m¡−Ll l¡N A−eLz j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el L¡lJ Jfl l¡N qu e¡z SN−al

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ph¡C−L ay¡l hs i¡m j¡e¤o h−m j−e quz Hje ¢L ay¡l pv j¡'®LJz ®c¡L¡−e −kC
®M−a B−p, a¡−LC N¢c−a h¢p−u Nè L−le ¢a¢ez ®Q¡l RÉ¡y−Q¡lJ j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el i¡m
hå¤ q−u J−Wz l¡Ù¹¡l L¤L¤l ®hs¡mJ H−p ®c¡L¡−e ¢is L−l, ¢r−d m¡N−m l¡æ¡O−l
Y¤−L Hy−V¡L¡yV¡ ®M−u ®euz f¡Nm ¢i¢M¢l −X−L ®c¡L¡−e M¡C−u ®ce, L¡lJ L−øl
Lb¡ öe−m LÉ¡nh¡„ M¤−m j¤−W¡ i−l V¡L¡J ¢c−u ®ce, O¡j Tl¡ ®L¡eJ q¡V¤−l−L
l¡Ù¹¡u ®cM−m ®Qy¢Q−u X¡−Le, J i¡Cp¡h, −c±s¡e LC, B−qe B−qe, H–¤ ¢Ss¡Cu¡
k¡Cez q¡V¤−ll¡ ¢S¢l−u HL NÔ¡p nlhaJ j¡Ne¡ ®M−u k¡ez jeÉ¡ j¤¢¾pl HCX¡ a
Bl hÉhp¡ e¡, j¤p¡¢glM¡e¡ – ®m¡−L j¿¹hÉ L−lz M¡ul¦e−ep¡ Dc¤m Ju¡l¡−L
f¡W¡−ae ®c¡L¡e T¡s¤ ¢c−a, ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l p¡g Ll−az ¢p¢Ÿ−Ll ®fRe ®fRe Dc¤m
Ju¡l¡ ®c¡L¡−e ®f±y−R kMe ®c¡L¡e T¡s¤ ¢c−ae, j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el p−‰ N¢c−a h−p Nlj
¢S¢m¢f ®M−ae ¢p¢ŸLz p−ål B−N −R−m ®j−u c¤'¢V−L j¡R i¡a M¡C−u j¢el¦¢Ÿe
f¡¢W−u ¢c−ae h¡¢s−az ay¡l ¢e−Sl h¡¢s ¢gl−a l¡a qaz h¡¢sl ph¡C O¤¢j−u ®N−m
q¡¢l−L−el B−m¡ ¢Vj¢Vj L−l ®l−M M¡ul¦e−ep¡ h−p b¡L−ae A−fr¡uz j¢el¦¢Ÿe
¢gl−m ay¡l Ah¡d L¡−jl a−m BaÈ¡ý¢a ¢c−ae, Q¡C−ae h¤−e¡ f¡¢M¢V BVL¡ fs¤L
pjª¢Ü, p¿¹¡e Bl p−ñ¡−Nl HC pwp¡lM¡yQ¡uz ¢e−S ¢a¢e ®j−uj¡e¤o h−m pñh ¢Rm
e¡ h¡¢sl h¡C−l ®h¢l−u hÉhp¡u eSl Ll¡z O−l h¡yn f¤−a −p h¡y−n ¢Râ L−l fup¡
®gm−ae M¡ul¦e−ep¡z l¡−a l¡−a j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el aªç nl£−ll f¡−n L¡−m¡ Oe Q¤m
R¢s−u ö−u ay¡−L ¢q−n¢h q−a fl¡jnÑ ®cez j¢el¦¢Ÿ−el V¡L¡ ®N¡Z¡l A−iÉp ®eC,
V¡L¡l ¢q−nh L−le ¢a¢e j¤−W¡ d−l, …−e euz ay¡l SeÉ Bl k¡ ¢LR¤ qJu¡C pñh,
¢q−n¢h qJu¡ euz
     f’¡n p−e BL¡m e¡jmz BL¡−m ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e jl−a m¡Nm j¡e¤o e¡ ®M−uz
HL h¡¢V gÉ¡e Q¡C−a c¤−u¡−l c¡ys¡u j¡e¤o! j¢el¦¢Ÿe −c¡L¡−e ¢h¢œ²h¡V¡ hå L−l
m‰lM¡e¡ M¤m−me, ¢e−S q¡−a Q¡−m X¡−m ph¢S−a m¡hs¡ −ly−d M¡h¡l ¢h−m¡−a
m¡N−me e¡ −M−a f¡Ju¡ j¡e¤o−clz f−L−V V¡L¡ ¢e−u p¡l¡ nq−ll h¡S¡l O¤−l
m‰lM¡e¡ Q¡m¡−a Q¡m M¤y−S−Re ¢Le−a, h¡S¡−l Q¡m ®eCz ¢c−nq¡l¡ q−u jp¢S−c
jp¢S−c ®c±−s¡−me, ®j¡e¡S¡−al q¡a a¤−m Bõ¡ql clh¡−l – a¤¢j R¡s¡ ®L¡eJ
j¡h¤c e¡C m¡ Cm¡q¡ Cõ¡õ¡q, a¤¢j R¡s¡ ®L¡eJ Bfe e¡C m¡ Cm¡q¡ Cõ¡õ¡q, h−m
q¡Ej¡E L−l L¡yc−me, −Q¡−Ml f¡¢e−a ®i−p −Nm j¢e¤l¦¢Ÿ−el h¤Lz f¤−l¡ BL¡−ml
hRl ¢a¢e ®Ly−c f¡l L−l−Re, E−s¡S¡q¡S −b−L Q¡m Bl ¢hm¡¢a c¤d ®gm¡ öl¦
q−m q¡¢p g¤−V¢Rm j¤−Mz
     M¡ul¦e−ep¡ BL¡m h¤T−a ®ce¢e, j¡Q¡u ¢LR¤ Q¡m S¢j−u ®l−M¢R−me Ai¡−h
AeV−e L¡−S m¡N−h h−m, a¡C −j−f l¡yd−aez −L¡−ml h¡µQ¡ ®hy−Q¢Rm ®Lhm h¤−Ll
c¤−dCz M¡ul¦e−ep¡ q¡m e¡ dl−m pwp¡l T−s E−s ®ka A−eL B−Nz j¢el¦¢Ÿe−L
phV¤L¤ e¡ f¡l−mJ pwp¡−l −kje ®aje ¢V−L b¡L¡l ja j¡u¡u S¢s−u¢R−me
M¡ul¦e−ep¡z iu ¢Rm, LMe e¡ Bh¡l E−s k¡u f¡¢Mz




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    B¢LL¡l Evp−h ®j−a ¢Rm ph¡C, ®LE mr L−l¢e l¡æ¡O−l Q¤fQ¡f j−l ®N−Re
e¡¢el j¡z e¡¢el h¡h¡ j−l k¡Ju¡l fl a¡y−L ¢e−u H−p¢R−me H h¡¢s−a e¡¢ez
¢nL¡¢l ®R−ml ®Q−u M¡ul¦e−ep¡l L¡−RC ¢a¢e b¡L−a fR¾c Ll−aez pj¡−Sl
¢eu−j AhnÉ °nn−h ¢fa¡, ®k±h−e ü¡j£, hupL¡−m f¤−œl BnÐ−u b¡L−a qu
®j−uj¡e¤−olz e¡¢el j¡'®L L¡W q−u ¢hR¡e¡u f−s b¡L−a ®c−M −j−Tu m¤¢V−u
®Ly−c¢R−me e¡e¡, ®ke ¢e−Sl j¡'®L q¡¢l−u−Re ®p¢cez
    pwp¡−l c¤xM B−R, Ai¡h B−R, ¢L¿º p¤MJ B−R e¡e¡ lLjz c¡−q ®h¢n¢ce
L¡lJ ®f¡s¡ qu e¡, ho¡Ñl Sm H−p ph d¤−u −euz S¡em¡u c¡¢ys−u f¤L¤−ll f¡¢e−a
V¤fV¤f L−l Tl¡ f¡¢el ®Mm¡ ®c−Me T¤e¤ M¡m¡z ¢V−el Q¡−m ¢lj¢Tj në qu hª¢ølz
S−ml ®ial S−ml ®Mm¡, ¢lj¢Tj p¤l ph¡l je i¡m L−l ®cuz j−el ®ial ®fMj
®j−m ju§l e¡−Qz ®pC n−ël p−‰ N¡e L−le l¦e¤ M¡m¡z E−W¡−el hª¢ø−a ¢i−S
−c±−s¡−c±¢s ®M−me V¤V¤j¡j¡, nl¡gj¡j¡, ®gm¤j¡j¡z ®Q±Q¡m¡ O−ll b¡−j ®qm¡e ¢c−u,
BÒfe¡ ByL¡ O−ll ®j−Tu f¡a¡ Sm−Q±¢L−a h−p b¡−Le j¡'l jªaÉ−n¡L ®T−s J−W
L¡e¡ j¡j¤z
    L¡e¡ j¡j¤, ®c−M j−e qu E−W¡−el ®l¡−cl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u, h−me –M¡¢m N¡e
N¡C−m qCh l¦e¤? e¡−Q¡z
   T¤e¤ M¡m¡ fСu hm−a Q¡e Bf¢e ®a¡ Aå L¡e¡j¡j¤, e¡Q ®cM−he ®Lj−e?
   h−me e¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡ ®L¡j−l ByQm …y−S f¡−u O¤P¤l f−l e¡−Qe – e£m f¡q¡−sl
d¡−l Bl jýu¡ h−el d¡−l, je ®i¡m¡−e¡ hwn£ ®L ®N¡, h¡S¡u h¡−l h¡−l J jýu¡
h−el d¡−l, h−el d¡−l X¡L−R f¡¢M, hÉb¡u Bj¡l ¢iSm By¢Mz
     L¡e¡ j¡j¤ −j−Tu m¡¢W W¤−L a¡m ®cez
     −Lhm h¡h¡−L ®c¢M ®L¡eJ p¤−Ml ®c¡me¡u ®c¡−me e¡z ¢a¢e LÓ¡¿¹ ¢hlš²z ay¡l
L¡−R Ml¡ hoÑ¡ ph HLz Ml¡u ®ra −g−V ®Q±¢Ql q−u k¡u, gpm g−m e¡, hoÑ¡u
®ra X¤−h gpm eø quz h¡h¡ −ha−el V¡L¡ f¤−l¡V¡C j¡c¡¢leNl f¡¢W−u hsc¡c¡−L
¢Q¢W ®m−Me – h¡S¡e, c¢r−Zl S¢jV¡ M¤¢nl h¡−fl L¡R qC−a ¢L¢eu¡ mC−a ®c¢l
L¢l−he e¡z BN¡j£ j¡−p A¢dL V¡L¡ f¡W¡Chz h¡h¡l aMe Ef¡SÑe A−eLz ¢R−me
Hm Hj Hg X¡š²¡l, q−u−Re Hj ¢h ¢h Hpz S¡−a E−W−Rez e¡−jl HL¢V ea¤e
l¡h¡lØVÉ¡Çf h¡¢e−u−Re X¡x ®j¡x lSh Bm£, Hj ¢h ¢h Hpz e¡¢e−L h¡¢s ®Le¡l
f¡yQ q¡S¡l V¡L¡ ¢c−u ¢c−me, ¢e−SJ j¡−Tl E−W¡e S¤−s f¡yQ¢V Ol i¡s¡ ¢e−me −p
h¡¢s−a, HL¢V °hWL Ol, HL¢V −n¡h¡l, HL¢V f¡LOl, HL¢V M¢s l¡M¡l, HL¢V
Hj¢e f−s b¡L¡lz Ol…−m¡u f¡L¡ ®j−T, ¢V−el Q¡m, V¡¢ml Q¡m, C−Vl ®cu¡mz
®L¡eJ¢V Bh¡l BNf¡nam¡ ¢V−elz B−Nl ®Le¡ Ol¢V c¡c¡ Bl ®R¡Vc¡−L …¢R−u
®cJu¡ qmz
     h¡h¡l L¡−R e¡Q, N¡e, ®Mm¡ Hph AebÑL qõ¡z hª¢ø−a ¢i−S −Mm−a ®cM−m O¡s
d−l ®V−e Bj¡−L O−l ®Y¡L¡e ¢a¢ez p¡l¡ N¡ Bj¡l L¡W q−u b¡−L i−uz j¡'®L
®kje l©fLb¡l NÒf ®n¡e¡−a h¢m, h¡h¡−L LMeJ f¡¢l e¡, j¤−Ml L¡−R në H−mJ


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®Y¡y−Ll p−‰ ®f−V Y¤−L k¡u Bh¡lz h¡h¡l −Q¡−Ml ¢c−L a¡L¡−e¡ qu e¡ Bj¡l,
i−uz ®k¡Se c§laÅ ay¡l p−‰ Bj¡lz
     Ha c§laÅ ö−e¢R h¡h¡l p−‰ Bj¡l ¢Rm e¡z l¡Sn¡q£−a h¡h¡ fs−a k¡Ju¡l
B−N Bj¡−cl ¢hoj i¡h ¢Rmz f¡he¡l ®SmM¡e¡ ®b−L p−h ¢g−l¢Rz h¡h¡ h¡¢s
H−m h¡h¡l Jfl T¡y¢f−u f−s hma¡j – h¡h¡ Bj¡−m ®hm¡C−a ¢eu¡ c¡J e¢cm
f¡−mz
    ec£l f¡−s BS ®e−he L¡m ®e−he h−m h−m h¡h¡ Bj¡−L −L¡eJ¢ceC ®ee
e¡z h¡h¡l ®L¡−m JW¡ Bj¡l N¡m ¢V−f Bcl L−l ¢c−u j¡ h−me – e¢cm f¡−m
k¡C−a qu e¡ h¡µQ¡−clz ®R−mdl¡ dCm¡ ¢eu¡ k¡−h a¤j¡−mz
    – ®R−mdm¡ Bj¡−m dm−h e¡z B¢j a ®j−uz h¡h¡l ®L¡−ml Jfl −Sy−L h−p
j¡'®L h¢mz
    h¡h¡ ö−e ®q¡ ®q¡ L−l q¡−pez
    –e¢cm f¡−m g¢Vw ¢Vw b¡−Lz ¢ae j¡e¤−ol j¡b¡ L¡V¡, f¡−u Lb¡ Luz ®ke
h¡h¡−LC iu ®cM¡¢µR, Aje L−l g¢Vw ¢VwHl −n¡e¡ NÒf¢V HL¢ce h¢mz
    g¢Vw ¢Vw fÐp−‰ e¡ ¢N−u Bj¡l j¡b¡u Lf¡−m N¡−m Q¤j¤ ®M−u h¡h¡ hm−me
    –LJ ®a¡ a¤¢j Bj¡l ¢L qJ j¡?
    –B¢j a¤j¡m j¡z
    H h¡h¡l ®nM¡−e¡z N¡−m Bh¡lJ QL¡n L−l Q¤j¤ M¡e h¡h¡z H−m¡Q¤m…−m¡ BP¤−m
BQ−s L¡−el ®fR−e ®W−m −cez B¢j aMe h¡h¡ hm−a c¤q¡a f¡ −R¡ys¡ HL f¡Nm
®j−uz h¡h¡ c¤'−R−ml fl ®j−u ®Q−u¢R−mez −pC ®j−u B¢j, V¤LV¤−L ®j−u, g¤Vg¤−V
®j−u, Bj¡l h¡h¡l j¡z AbQ ®pC B¢jC, c¤'hRl fl kMe l¡Sn¡¢q ®b−L
Le−X¾pX fl£r¡ ¢c−u Hj ¢h ¢h Hp f¡n L−l −g−le h¡h¡, a¡y−L Bl h¡h¡ h−m
¢Q¢e¢e, −ke HL A−Qe¡ Aá¤a ®m¡L Bj¡−cl O−l E−s H−p S¤−s h−p−Rez h¡h¡
Bj¡−L ®L¡−m ¢e−a X¡−Le, B¢j −c±−s f¡m¡Cz h¡h¡−L Bl h¡h¡ h−m X¡¢L e¡z
a¤¢j e¡, Bf¢e e¡z h¡h¡−L BSJ B¢j h¡h¡ h¢m e¡, a¤¢j e¡, Bf¢e e¡z h¡h¡
Bj¡l L¡−R aMe pÇf§ZÑ h¡C−ll ®m¡L, ¢Lñ¤az e¡¢e, l¦e¤ M¡m¡, T¤e¤ M¡m¡, q¡−nj
j¡j¡, nl¡g j¡j¡, ®gm¤ j¡j¡, Hje ¢L h¡Eä¤−m e¡e¡−LJ Bj¡l Bfe h−m qu,
h¡h¡−L euz ®ke h¡h¡ H h¡¢s−a e¡ H−mC i¡m ¢Rm, Bj¡l, j¡'l Bl c¡c¡-
®R¡Vc¡l pwp¡l QjvL¡l Qm¢Rmz −ke n¡¿¹ HL¢V f¤L¤−l qW¡v HL ¢Ym f−s−Rz −ke
HL ¢qwpË g¢Vw¢Vw H−p Bj¡−cl ®Mm¡Ol ®i−P ¢c−u−Rz h¡h¡l p−‰ ®pC ®k Bj¡l
HL c§laÅ °a¢l q−u ¢N−u¢Rm, a¡ −b−LC ®N−Rz h¡h¡ Bj¡−L J j¡, j¡ ®N¡ h−m
L¡−R X¡−Le, B¢j f¡b−ll ja nš² q−u c¡ys¡C p¡j−ez Bj¡−cl j¡TM¡−e AcªnÉ
HL ®cu¡m b¡−LC, Hje¢L ¢a¢e kMe Bj¡−L h¤−L S¢s−u Bcl L−lez




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hs qJu¡


   HL f¢hœ ¢c−e S¾j Bj¡l, h¡−l¡C l¢hEm BJu¡m, ®p¡jh¡l, ®i¡l l¡az
Hje ®j−ul S−¾jC m¡ Cm¡q¡ Cõ¡õ¡q¡ jq¡Çj¡c¤l l¡p¤m¤õ¡q hm¡l Lb¡, Bõ¡ql
J¢ml¡ e¡¢L S−¾jC a¡ h−mez gS¢mM¡m¡ h−m¢R−me, Bq¡ ¢L e¤l¡¢e j¤M −j−ul,
q−h e¡ ®Le, L£ f¢hœ ¢c−e S−¾j−R!
     ¢L¿º ®j−ul j¤−Ml e§l ®l¡−c f¤−s a¡j¡−V q−u k¡uz nl¡g j¡j¡, ®gm¤ j¡j¡ Bl
V¤V¤ j¡j¡l ®fR−e ®c±−s¡−a ®c±−s¡−az LsC N¡R−L f¡‚¡ L−l ®Q¡l ®Q¡l ®Mm¡l d¤j
f−s ¢h−Lm q−mCz ®Q¡l ®c±−s k¡−L ®Ry¡−h, ®p q−h ®Q¡l, N¡−Rl ¢c−L j¤M L−l
c¡y¢s−u ®Q¡l−L hm−a q−h HL c¤C ¢ae Q¡l fy¡Q, a¡lflC ®i¡y ®c±s, k¡−L L¡−R
f¡u, a¡l ®fR−ez j¡j¡l¡ Bj¡l ®b−L hs, ®c±−s¡−a f¡−le Bj¡l ®Q−u cÊaz           ¤
Bj¡−LC ®h¢nl i¡N pju ®Q¡l q−u b¡L−a quz V¤V¤ j¡j¡ ®L¢s ®L−V ®c±−s¡e, ®Q¡l
B¢j d−¾c f¢sz Ml−N¡−pl ja ®c±−s¡e ®gm¤j¡j¡, p¡l¡¢ce ay¡l ®fR−e ®c±−s¡−mJ
¢a¢e Bj¡l e¡N¡−ml h¡C−l b¡−Lez
     X¡w…¢V ®Mm−a ®N−mJ Bj¡−L M¡V−a quz B¢j …¢V Ry¤¢s, nl¡g j¡j¡ eua
−gm¤ j¡j¡ X¡w ¢f¢V−u ®p …¢V j¡−Wl h¡C−l f¡¢W−u ®cez Bj¡l C−µR L−l B¢j X¡w
q¡−a ®M¢m, ®LE M¡V¤L, …¢V R¤ys¤L Bj¡l X¡wHl ¢c−Lz a¡ qW¡v M¡¢eLr−Zl SeÉ
O−V h−V, Bh¡l X¡wHl N¡−u …¢V e¡ m¡N¡u X¡w ®gla ¢c−a quz
     j¡−hÑm ®Mm−a ®N−mJ ¢S−a Bj¡l ph j¡−hÑm j¡j¡l¡ ¢e−u ®eez nl¡g j¡j¡
L¡−Ql hu¡−j j¡−hÑm l¡−Mez fСuC ¢hR¡e¡u hu¡j Ef¤s L−l ®g−m j¡−hÑm ®N¡−Ze
¢a¢ez B¢j j¤‡ ®Q¡−M ®c¢M QLQL Ll¡ j¡−hÑm…−m¡z Bj¡l ®Lhm a¡¢L−u b¡L¡l
A¢dL¡l B−R, ®R¡yh¡l ®eCz HLh¡l q¡a h¡¢s−u¢Rm¡j h−m nl¡g j¡j¡ d¡j L−l
¢f−W ¢Lm h¢p−u¢R−mez
     ¢pN¡−l−Vl fÉ¡−LV…−m¡J Bj¡l q¡aR¡s¡ q−u k¡uz hN¡, ¢pS¡l, ¢hÐØVm Bl
LÉ¡f−ØV−el fÉ¡−LV l¡Ù¹¡ ®b−L L¤¢s−u QÉ¡s¡ ®Mma¡jz E−W¡−el j¡¢V−a Q¡l−L¡Z¡
Ol −L−V O−ll ®ia−l cy¡¢s−u QÉ¡s¡ Ry¤s−a qu, Hlfl ka C−µR fÉ¡−LV q¡−al
j¤−W¡u ¢e−u c¤'El¦l a−m m¤¢L−u AeÉfr−L hm−a qu f¤V¢Ll amz j¡−e h¡¢S,
®a¡j¡l QÉ¡s¡ Bj¡l QÉ¡s¡l Q¡lBP¤−ml p£j¡e¡u H−m B¢j f¤V¢Ll a−m k¡ B−R
¢c−u −ch, e¡ q−m a¤¢j ®c−h …−e …−ez Bj¡−LC ¢c−a qaz
     ®Q¡l ®Q¡l, X¡w…¢V, j¡−hÑm, QÉ¡s¡ ®M−m ®M−m lw a¡j¡−V q−u ®N−R, j¤−Ml e§l¡¢e
®N−R, gS¢m M¡m¡ ah¤ Bn¡ R¡−se¢e, ay¡l aMeJ d¡lZ¡ B¢j hs q−u Bõ¡ql f−b
k¡hz
     e¢¾ch¡¢s ®b−L Bj¡l O¤−l Bp¡l fl gS¢mM¡m¡l d¡lZ¡ BlJ ®f¡š² quz
l¦e¤M¡m¡l h¡åh£ n¢jÑm¡l h¡¢s e¢¾ch¡¢s e¡−j HL Hm¡L¡u, q¡¢Sh¡¢s S‰−m −k−a
®N−m q¡−al h¡y¢c−Lz J h¡¢s−a ®hs¡−a ¢N−u¢R−me l¦e¤ M¡m¡ Bj¡−L ¢e−uz

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n¢jÑm¡l h¡¢s¢V, Q¤e p¤l¢L Mp¡ f¤−l¡−e¡ c¡m¡ez ®f¡−s¡ h¡¢sl ja, ®ke ®cu¡−ml
®ia−l p¡f h−p B−R ®j¡q−ll Lm¢p ¢e−uz ®ke hVN¡R NS¡−µR h¡¢s¢Vl ®g¡L−lz
h¡¢s¢V ®cM−mC j−e qu h¡¢sl R¡−c Ni£l l¡−a ®L¡eJ l©fha£ ®j−u f¡−u e§f¤l
f−l e¡−Q Bl h¡¢a SÅ¡m−mC q¡Ju¡u ¢j¢m−u k¡uz h¡¢s¢V ¢O−l ¢mQ¤ N¡R, ¢mQ¤ ®f−L
T¤−m B−R N¡−Rl ph…−m¡ X¡mz e¢¾ch¡¢sl ¢mQ¤l ®hn e¡j, ¢L¿º ¢mQ¤l ¢c−L q¡a
h¡s¡−a Bj¡l iu, k¢c −f¡−s¡h¡¢sl c¡m¡e ®b−L Ey¢L ®cu −L¡eJ fcÈ ®N¡Ml¡z
¢py¢sl p¡j−e Aá¤a p¤¾cl HL f¤L¤l, S−m a¡L¡−m a−ml j¡¢V ®cM¡ k¡u, Bl
S−ml Bue¡u ®i−p J−W j¤M, Sm e−s, j¤MJ e−s H−m¡−j−m¡ q−uz B¢j q¡¢p e¡,
AbQ S−ml j¤M q¡−p Bj¡−L ®c−Mz
     p−åu ¢eh¤ ¢eh¤ q¡¢l−Le ®SÅ−m n¢jÑm¡ Bj¡−cl ¢jØV¡æ ®M−a ¢c−u¢R−me, B¢j
j¡b¡ ®e−s h−m¢R M¡−h¡ e¡z M¡−h¡ e¡ ®a¡ M¡−h¡C e¡z
     – −Le M¡−h e¡? n¢jÑm¡ ¢S−‘p Llmz
     ®W¡yV ®Q−f h−p b¡¢Lz p¡−fl, ¢S−el, i§−al i−u Nm¡l ül ®h−l¡u e¡z
     n¢jÑm¡ Af§hÑ p¤¾cl£ HL ®j−u, ®k ®j−u R¡−c Ni£l l¡−a e¡−Q h−m j−e qu, J
¢WL n¢jÑm¡l ja ®cM−az n¢jÑm¡l ®L¡eJ kjS ®h¡e eua B−Nl S−¾j J n¢jÑm¡C
¢Rmz n¢jÑm¡l L¡−m¡ Q¤m p¡−fl ja ®e−j H−p−R q¡yV¤ Ah¢cz h¡¢s−a aMe HL¡ ®p,
fl−e n¡c¡ n¡¢s, ®h−al ®Qu¡−l h−p−Re N¡ H¢m−u Q¤m H¢m−u, ý ý L−l p−ål
h¡a¡p S¡em¡ N−m H−p BlJ H−m¡ L−l ®cu Q¤m, BhR¡ B−m¡u ®c¢M ay¡l L¡Sm
e¡ fl¡ ®Q¡MJ L¡−m¡, Ec¡pz
     n¢jÑm¡ −W¡yV M¤m−m j−e qu BL¡n ®b−L X¡e¡ L−l HL n¡c¡ f¡¢M h−u Be−R
nëj¡m¡ – M¤h ¢j¢ø ®j−u ®a¡, e¡j ¢L ®a¡j¡l?
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     L¡e ®f−a b¡L−m n¢jÑm¡l Lb¡l p−‰ e§f−ll në ®n¡e¡ k¡uz B¢j ö¢e, A¿¹az
     l¦e¤ M¡m¡ h−me – Jl e¡j ®n¡i¡z
     –¢j¢ø M¡J ®n¡i¡z n¢jÑm¡ ®q−p h−mez
     Bj¡l e¡j ®n¡i¡ eu Lb¡¢V hm−a ®Q−uJ Bj¡l f−r pñh qu¢ez −n¡i¡ e¡j¢V
Bj¡l p¢aÉL¡l e¡−jl ®Q−u i¡m a¡ p¢aÉ ¢L¿º e¡j¢V Bj¡l euz e¡j¢V h−m
Bj¡−L ®LE X¡L−m ®Lje Aü¢Ù¹ qu Bj¡l, JC e¡−jl X¡−L p¡s¡ ¢c−m ¢e−S−L
¢jb¤ÉL j−e qu, j−e qu ®Q¡l, A−eÉl e¡j Q¤¢l L−l ¢e−Sl N¡−u ®py−V¢Rz n¢jÑm¡−L
qW¡v, qW¡vC, Bj¡l n¢jÑm¡ h−m j−e qu e¡, h−p B−R Q¤m M¤−m n¡c¡ n¡¢s−a, −ke
J n¢jÑm¡ eu, Jl j−l k¡Ju¡ kjS ®h¡e eua B−Nl S−¾jl J hm−Rz në…−m¡
Bp−R f¡¢Ml X¡e¡u L−lz J kMe Lb¡ h−m e§f¤−ll në −i−p B−pz ¢j¢ø HL Nå
O−l, ®h¢m g¤−mlz O−l ®L¡b¡J ®h¢m g¤m ®eC, h¡N¡−e ®h¢m g¤−ml N¡R ®eC, Nå
®L¡−›−L B−p B¢j h¤¢T e¡z g¤−ml Nå ¢L n¢jÑm¡l N¡ ®b−L Bp−R!®h¡dquz
     l¦e¤ M¡m¡l q¡a ®Q−f h¢m – Qm, h¡¢s k¡Cz
     q¡¢l−L−el B−m¡ jÔ¡e q−a q−a cf L−l ¢e−h k¡uz n¢jÑm¡l N¡−ul B−m¡
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   p¡l¡O−l B−m¡ R¢s−u ®h¢m g¤−ml Nå R¢s−u n¢jÑm¡ h−me – HMeC Q¡yc
EW−hz g¤Vg−V ®S¡vpÀ¡ q−hz −S¡vpÀ¡u h−p Bjl¡ N¡e N¡Ch BS ®S¡vpÀ¡ l¡−a
ph¡C ®N−R h−ez a¤¢jJ N¡C−hz
    h−m ¢le¢le L−l ®q−p J−Wez B¢j l¦e¤ M¡m¡l N¡ ®Oy−p i¡P¡ Nm¡u h¢m
    –l¦e¤M¡m¡, Qmz h¡¢s Qmz
    ®p¢ce h¡¢s ¢gl−a ¢gl−a ®c¢M, Q¡yc ¢Rm n¢jÑm¡−cl h¡¢sl Jfl, E−s E−s
Bj¡−cl h¡¢sl BL¡n Ah¢c Hmz l¦e¤M¡m¡−L f−b h−m¢R ®cM ®cM Q¡eV¡
Bj−N¡l p¡−b p¡−b BCa¡−Rz l¦e¤M¡m¡ ®j¡−V Ah¡L q−me e¡ ®c−Mz j¡'®L h¡¢s
¢g−lC h−m¢R – S¡−e¡ j¡, Q¡e Bjl¡ ®kC¢c−L ®N¢R ®pC¢c−L ®N−Rz e¢¾ch¡¢s
®bCL¡ Q¡eV¡ Bj−N¡l p¡−b BL¤u¡u BC−Rz
   j¡J Bj¡l Lb¡u Ah¡L qe e¡, ¢S−‘p L−le –¢L M¡Ju¡Cm n¢jÑm¡−N¡l
h¡¢sa?
    N−hÑ g¤−m l¦e¤M¡m¡ hm−me – ¢LµR¤ j¤−q ®cu e¡Cz ¢q¾c¤ h¡¢s a, HC¢õN¡z
    ¢q¾c¤ h¡¢s−a B¢j ¢LR¤ j¤−M ¢cC e¡z Lf¡−m Lj¤L¤−jl ¢Vf fl¡−a Q¡C−m j¤M
¢g¢l−u ¢eC–– j¡'l d¡lZ¡ f¢hœ ¢c−e S−¾j¢R h−mC B¢j Hje L¢lz n¢jÑm¡−cl
h¡¢s ®b−L ®gl¡l c'¤Q¡l¢ce fl gS¢mM¡m¡l L¡−R fÐbj Lb¡¢V f¡−se j¡ – ®cM
gS¢m, Aje ¢c−e S¾j¡C−R hCm¡C ®a¡ −j−u Bj¡l ¢q¾c¤ h¡¢s−a M¡u e¡, Lf¡−m
g¤V¡ ¢c−a Q¡C, ®cu e¡z
    gS¢mM¡m¡ fСuC q¡¢S h¡¢s S‰m ®f¢l−u Q−m B−pe e¡¢el h¡¢sz H−pC
Bf¡cjÙ¹L ®Y−L l¡M¡ ®h¡lM¡¢V N¡ ®b−L M¤−m ®h¢l−u f−se E−W¡−e, f¡LO−l Y¤−L
f¡¢a−ml Y¡Le¡ M¤−m ®c−Me ¢L l¡æ¡ q−µR h¡ q−u−R, −k l¡æ¡C ®q¡L, C¢mn j¡R
i¡S¡ h¡ ¢Qam j¡−Rl ®L¡ç¡, e¡L L¤yQ−L −g−mez −c−M d¡lZ¡ qu ¢a¢e ¢h¢nÐ Nå
f¡−µRe Jph ®b−L, Abh¡ B−c± Hph M¡h¡l ¢a¢e fR¾c L−le e¡z ®M−a hp−m
gS¢mM¡m¡l f¡−a e¡¢e ®c−M ö−e i¡m ®f¢V¢V, a−ml e¡ Jf−ll e¡, j¡−Tl i¡a
®ce, e¡ ®f¡s¡ e¡ bÉ¡hs¡−e¡ ®h…−el hs¡¢V ®cez hs¡l Jfl i¡S¡ ®fyu¡SJ ¢c−u
®ce HL j¤−W¡z ¢a¢e karZ M¡e e¡L L¤yQ−LC l¡−Me, −ke H h¡¢s−a H−p
nÄölh¡¢sl QjvL¡l M¡h¡l ®b−L i£oZ h¢’a q−µRe ¢a¢e Bl ¢ea¡¿¹C iâa¡ L−l
k¡ a¡ ®L¡eJlLj ¢Nm−Re HM¡−e ®k−qa¤ H−pC f−s−Re Bl c¤f¤lJ N¢s−u−Rz
®M−a h−p ®Lhm e¡L L¤Q−L b¡L¡ eu, gS¢mM¡m¡ h−me n¡LV¡ ®L ®ly−d−R, h¡m¤
                       y
h¡m¤ m¡−Nz j¡wpV¡u Nlj jnm¡ ®cJu¡ qu¢e e¡¢L! j¡R i¡S¡u j−e qu ®am Lj
q−u−Rz Hphz
    −p¢ceJ, ®k¢ce j¡ Bj¡l Lf¡−m ¢Vf e¡ fl¡ Bl ¢q¾c¤ h¡¢s−a e¡ M¡Ju¡l Mhl
−n¡e¡−me, ¢a¢e −M−u ®c−u j¤−M f¡e f¤−l ö−u ö−u ¢Q−h¡−µR−me, ®p¢ce
gS¢mM¡m¡l Bf¢š ¢Rm lp¤e ¢e−u, Lh¤a−ll j¡w−p e¡¢L lp¤e Lj q−u−Rz L¡yQ¡
Q¡l−V lp¤e gS¢mM¡m¡l f¡−a ¢c−u h−m¢R−me e¡¢e ®cM ®a¡ gS¢m Hqe ü¡c m¡−N
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     –Bh¡l f¡−a lp¤e ¢c−a ®N−me ®Le j¡! gS¢mM¡m¡ öL−e¡ ®q−p h−me, Ly¡Q¡
lyp¤e ¢L Bl j¡w−pl −T¡−m ¢jn−h! j¡wp ¢pÜ q−u−R a¡C ®a¡ k−bøz r¤d¡ ®jV¡−a
Bõ¡q h−m−Re −L¡eJlLj p¡j¡eÉ ¢LR¤ ®M−mC Q−m, M¡h¡l ¢e−u ¢hm¡¢pa¡
Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ fR¾c L−le e¡z eh£¢SJ AÒf ®M−aez
   gS¢mM¡m¡l gpÑ¡ Lf¡−m ®Ly¡Ls¡ L'¢V Q¤m T¤−m b¡−Lz c¤NÑ¡ fТaj¡l ja ay¡−L
®cM¡uz ö−u b¡L¡ f¡e ¢Q−h¡−e¡ gS¢mM¡m¡ OVe¡¢V g¡yp L−le il¡ O−l, c¤f−ll¤
fl ¢hR¡e¡u ö−u h¡ h−p k¡l¡C ¢S−l¡¢µRm, ®n¡−e –– hm¢Rm¡j e¡, HC ®j−u
Dj¡ec¡l q−hz ®cM, ¢q¾c¤l h¡¢s−a J ¢LR¤ ®M−m¡ e¡z Lf¡−m ¢VfJ fl¡−a ®cu e¡,
L¡lZ ¢q¾c¤l¡ Lf¡−m ¢Vf f−lz J−L ®a¡ ®LE ®nM¡u¢e Hph, J S¡em ¢L L−l!
Bp−m Bõ¡q J−L S¡e¡−µRez −R¡V−hm¡u O¤−jl j−dÉ J ¢L −k ¢j¢ø L−l q¡pa,
®g−lpa¡−cl p−‰ J ®Mma ¢L e¡z hsh¤l Lf¡m i¡mz
   ®k ka hm¤L hsh¤l Lf¡m i¡m, j¡ i¡−he ay¡l Lf¡m M¡l¡fz ay¡l fs¡−mM¡
Ll¡l nM ¢Rm M¤h, pñh qu¢ez i¡m R¡œ£ h−m Cú¤−m e¡j ¢Rmz e¡e¡ Q¡C−ae ®j−u
®h¡lM¡ f−l Cú¤−m k¡Lz j¡ ®h¡lM¡ f−lC ®k−ae, ®c−M Cú¤−ml ®j−ul¡ j¤M ¢V−f
q¡paz ¢h−u q−u ®Nm h−m Cú¤m R¡s−a qmz Cú¤m ®b−L ®no¢ce ¢hc¡u ®eJu¡l
¢ce j¡ØV¡ll¡ Q¤L Q¤L L−l c¤xM L−l j¡'®L h−m¢R−me al j¡b¡X¡ i¡m¡ B¢Rm, ¢hH
HjH f¡n Ll−a f¡l¢az ¢hu¡l fl ®c¢qp fs¡−mM¡ k¢c Q¡m¡Cu¡ k¡C−a f¡lpz
¢h−ul fl h¡h¡l L¡−R j¡ HL¢V Bhc¡lC Ll−me B¢j −mM¡fs¡ Ll¡jz c¡c¡−L
Cú¤−m f¡¢W−u ¢e−SJ ¢a¢e ®k−a öl¦ L−l¢R−me, h¡h¡l Bf¢š ¢Rm e¡z Bf¢š ¢Rm
e¡e¡lz j¡'l ah¤ ®mM¡fs¡l nM k¡u¢ez h¡h¡ l¡Sn¡q£ fs−a ®N−m h¡¢sl L¡E−L e¡
S¡¢e−u j¡ ¢e−S Cú¤−m i¢aÑ q−mez aMe c¡c¡ f−se ®p−i−e, ¢Sm¡ Cú¤−mz
jq¡L¡¢m Cú¤−m j¡J ®p−i−ez Cú¤−m j¡ØV¡ll¡ S¡e−ae j¡'l ¢h−u q−u−R,
h¡µQ¡L¡µQ¡ B−Rz Mhl¢V ®N¡fe l¡M¡ qm R¡œ£−cl L¡−R ®ke j¡ ®L¡eJlLj L¤˜¡
R¡s¡C hu−p ®R¡V ®j−u−cl p−‰ pq−S ¢jn−a f¡−le, HL L¡a¡−l h−p ®mM¡fs¡
Ll−a f¡−lez LÓ¡p ®p−i−el ¯œj¡¢pL fl£r¡u ph−Q−u i¡m gm Ll−me ¢a¢ez
®N¡fe hÉ¡f¡l¢V ®no Ah¢c h¡¢s−a ®N¡fe b¡−L¢ez Mhl ®S−e h¡¢oÑL fl£r¡l B−N
j¡'®L p¡gp¡g h−m ¢c−me e¡e¡, ®pC B−Nl jaC, j¡Cu¡ j¡e−ol Aa ®eL¡fs¡l
clL¡l e¡Cz O−l hCp¡ f¤m¡f¡e j¡e¤o Llz h¡h¡J l¡Sn¡q£ ®b−L ¢Q¢W ¢m−M Cú¤−m
k¡Ju¡ hå L−l j¡'®L ®R−m−j−u j¡e¤o Ll−a fl¡jnÑ ¢c−mez f¡−u AcªnÉ HL
®nLm f¢l−u ¢cm ®LEz j¡'l üfÀp¡d ®i−P Q¤lj¡l qm BlJ HLh¡lz
    j¡'l ¢hnÄ¡p qu e¡ ay¡l Lf¡m i¡mz
    Lf¡m i¡m q−m e¡e¡−L ®hs¡−ml ja f¡ ¢V−f ¢V−f j¡'l O−l Y¤−L B−n f¡−n
®LE B−R ¢L e¡ flM L−l f−LV ®b−L ®hl Ll−a q−u¢Rm ®Le L¡N−S ®j¡s¡−e¡
®L±−V¡! j¡'l X¡e q¡−a ®L±−V¡¢V ®l−M BP¤m…−m¡ h¤−S ¢c−u¢R−me ¢a¢e ®ke
L¡Lfr£J e¡ ®c−M! h−m¢R−me ®Le ¢S¢epV¡ m¤L¡Cu¡ l¡¢Mp, ®k−qa¤ ®cu¡−mlJ
L¡e B−R, ¢gp¢gp L−l – Bl l¡C−a l¡C−a j¤−M j¡¢Mpz


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     j¡'l L¡−m¡ j¤M gpÑ¡ Ll¡l Jo¤d ¢c−u ¢c−u¢R−me e¡e¡ ®ke h¡h¡l ®Q¡−M j¡
Ap¤¾cl£ e¡ ®W−Le ®ke h¡h¡ hE−R−m−j−u ®g−m Bh¡l e¡ −L¡b¡J Q−m k¡ez ®pC
®L±−V¡l Jo¤d j¡ l¡−a l¡−a j¤−M j¡M−ae, j¤−Ml lw ¢L¿º f¡ÒV¡a e¡z −Q¡M BlJ
−L¡V−ll ®ia−l ®k−a b¡−L, ®Q¡−Ml ¢e−Q fs−a b¡−L L¡¢m, e¡L ®kje ®iy¡a¡,
®aje ®iy¡a¡C −b−L k¡uz l©f e¡ b¡L, …Z ®a¡ B−R ay¡l, ®pm¡C S¡−ee, l¡æ¡
                      Æ
S¡−ee, j¡ ¢e−S−L ü¡¿¹e¡ ®cez ¢L¿º B−c± ¢L …Zha£ ¢a¢e! j¡'l ¢hnÄ¡p ay¡l −Q−u
¢eM¤ya l¡æ¡ ®pm¡C AeÉ A−eL ®j−uC S¡−ez l©f …Z e¡ b¡L, j¡ Bh¡l ¢e−Sl
L¡−yd j−e j−e Q¡fs ¢c−u ¢e−S−LC ®h¡T¡e ¢a¢e ®a¡ BÙ¹ HL¢V j¡e¤o, ®M¡ys¡ ee,
Aå ee, f¡Nm eez ®p¡−q¢ml j¡'l HL ®j−u hÜ f¡Nm, paÉ ®N¡fe L−l HL
®R−ml p−‰ ¢h−u −cJu¡ q−u−R ®j−u−Lz −p f¡Nm ®j−ul ®Q−u pwp¡−l ¢eÕQu HL
d¡f Jf−l j¡, ®k ka ¢e¾c¡ Ll¦L j¡'®Lz j¡ f¡Nm e¡ q−mJ j¡−T j¡−T f¡Nm
f¡Nm m¡−N j¡'lz h¡h¡ kMe l¡Sn¡q£ Q¡L¢l Ll¢R−me, ¢a¢e c¡c¡−cl e¡¢el L¡−R
®l−M lJe¡ q−u¢R−me HL¡z j¡'l iu, h¡h¡ ay¡−L i¡mh¡−pe e¡z e¡e¡ lw gpÑ¡ Ll¡l
Jo¤d ¢c−m j¡'l BlJ iu d−lz m¡m l−Pl éL j¡'−L Bl e£m l−Pl gS¢mM¡m¡−L
kMe ¢L−e ¢c−ae e¡e¡, j¡ −MS¤l N¡−Rl a−m c¡y¢s−u L¡yc−ae HL¡ HL¡, ®pC
®R¡V−hm¡uz ¢h−ul fl h¡h¡ ay¡l SeÉ n¡¢s ¢Le−a ®N−m ®c¡L¡¢e−L hm−ae L¡−m¡
l−Pl ®j−u−L j¡e¡−h Hje n¡¢s ¢c−az n¡¢s ®f−u j¡ L¡yc−ae e¡, iu ®f−aez
®pC iu j¡'l LMeJ k¡u¢ez l¡Sn¡¢ql f−b ®k−a ®k−a h¤L g¤y−s ®p iu ®h¢l−u
B−p, j¡ p¡j¡m ®cez LMeJ Hl B−N HL¡ HL¡ juje¢pwq ®R−s ®L¡b¡J k¡e¢e
j¡, a¡ k¡e¢e, a¡C h−m ®Le k¡−he e¡ BS, ¢a¢e ü¡j£l L¡−R k¡−µRe, ayy¡l
c¤'−R−ml h¡h¡l L¡−R, ®L¡eJ A¯hd f¤l¦−ol L¡−R k¡−µRe e¡, Lmj¡ f−s −k ®m¡L
a¡y−L Lh§m L−l−Re, ay¡l L¡−R, eÉ¡kÉ c¡¢h−a k¡−µRez h¡h¡ h−me¢e ®k−a, ¢L¿º
a¡yl pjÙ¹ nl£−l j−e ¢a¢e h¡h¡l L¡−R k¡Ju¡l a£hÐ BL¡wM¡ Ae¤ih Ll−Rez h¡h¡
XÊ¡j i−l Q¡m Bl q¡−a V¡L¡ fup¡ ¢c−u ®N−Re pwp¡l MlQz ¢L¿º pwp¡−l je h−p
e¡ j¡'lz pwp¡−l Q¡m X¡mC ®a¡ ph eu! ¢VP¢V−P ®h¡L¡−p¡L¡ ®j−ulJ ®k je b¡−L,
je Eb¡mf¡b¡m L−l, ®L ®h¡−T! h¡¢sl L¡E−L ®h¡T¡−e¡ k¡u e¡ H Lb¡z
     h¡h¡l hc¢ml Q¡L¢l, p¡l¡−cn O¤−l O¤−l Q¡L¢l Ll−a quz l¡Sn¡¢q H−p Ah¢c
®Qø¡ Ll−Re Bh¡l hc¢m q−u ®k−a juje¢pwqz ¢L¿º B¢f−pl h¡h¤l¡ a¡ j¡−ee e¡z
Hje pju qW¡v ®c−Me hE H−p q¡¢Slz −W¡y−V Ls¡ m¡m ¢mf¢ØVL, j¤M n¡c¡ q−u
B−R f¡EX¡−lz q¡−a Q¡js¡l p¤V−Lp, p¤V−L−p l¢Pe n¡¢s, e¡e¡l ®cJu¡ lw gpÑ¡
qJu¡l ®L±−V¡, Bl HLM¡e¡ ¢aîa f¡EX¡−ll ¢Xî¡z
     h¡h¡ i§a ®cM¡l ja Qj−L h−m¢R−me – a¤¢j HCM¡−e ®Le? ®Lj−e BpR? ®L
¢eu¡ Bp−R?
    –Bp¢R HLm¡Cz j¡ öL−e¡ ®q−p h−mez
    –HLm¡? Hac§l? ¢L i¡−h pñh? h¡µQ¡l¡ ®Lje B−R? h¡h¡ HLc−j ¢S−‘p
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    –i¡m¡ B−Rz a¤¢j ®Lje BR? ¢Q¢W fšl ®cJ e¡z a¤¢j ¢L Bj¡−l i¤Cm¡ ®NR?
j¡'l ül h¤−S B−pz −Q¡M RmRm L−lz
    h¡h¡ A¢ÙÛl f¡uQ¡¢l L−l Xƒlp ®L¡u¡V¡Ñ−ll f¤−l¡−e¡ ®m¡q¡l ®Qu¡−l h−p h−me
–®a¡j¡l ¢L j¡b¡ V¡b¡ M¡l¡f qCu¡ ®N−R? ®L¡−ml h¡µQ¡ g¡m¡Cu¡ BCR?
    –h¡µQ¡−N¡l Ap¤¢hd¡ e¡Cz ®cM¡l j¡e¤o B−Rz
    h−m j¡ HL f¡ HL f¡ L−l H¢N−u B−pe h¡h¡l ¢c−Lz
    –V¡L¡ k¡ ¢cu¡ BC¢R, B−R ®a¡! h¡h¡ i¤l¦ L¤yQ−L ¢S−‘p L−lez
    –g¤l¡Cu¡ ®N−Rz h¡µQ¡−N¡l c¤d ¢LCe¡ ®ce h¡S¡e Bl ¢ju¡i¡Cz
    L¡−R H−p h¡h¡l ®Qu¡−ll q¡a−m q¡a ®l−M j¡ h−mez N¡ ®b−L ay¡l ¢j¢ø p¤h¡p
Rs¡uz
    –Bj¡−l S¡e¡C−m ®a¡ B¢j V¡L¡fup¡ k¡ m¡−N ¢eu¡ k¡Ca¡j!
     BN¡j£L¡mC V¡L¡ ¢eu¡ juje¢pw ¢g−l¡z
    h¡h¡ −Qu¡l ®R−s TV L−l E−W fÉ¡−¾Vl c¤'f−L−V c¤'q¡a Y¤¢L−u h−mez
    –a¤j¡l l¡å¡h¡s¡ ®LX¡ LCl¡ ®cu? ¢L M¡J? nCmX¡ ®a¡ öN¡Cu¡ ®N−Rz
    h¡h¡l ¢f−W ®L¡jm HL¢V q¡a l¡−Me j¡z i¡¢l elj q¡az q¡−aJ ¢j¢ø Nåz
    h¡h¡l j¤−M Ešl ®eC, L¡−m¡ Oe i¤l¦ c¤−V¡ Ly¤Q−L b¡−Lz LÓ¡¿¹ ¢hlš²z
    c¤'hR−ll Le−X¾pX Ll−a kMe h¡h¡ Bh¡l k¡e l¡Sn¡¢q, j¡'−L h−me ®cC−M¡
a¤¢j Bh¡l h¡µQ¡L¡µQ¡ g¡m¡Cu¡ L¤b¡J lJe¡ ¢cJ e¡z j¡ −Ly−c h¤L i¡p¡ez h¡h¡
−L−n p¡g Nm¡ p¡g L−l h−me – V¡L¡ fup¡ k¡ m¡N−h l¡CM¡ ®Nm¡j, Q¡lRuj¡p
f−l BCp¡ ¢cu¡ k¡h BlJz
    −k c¤'HL¢V ¢Q¢Wfœ ¢mM−ae h¡h¡, a¡ HlLj – ®e¡j¡e L¡j¡m e¡p¢le ®Lje
B−R? Q¡m g¤l¡Cu¡ ®N−m ea¤e h¡S¡−ll Q¡−ml Bsa ®b−L ®a¡j¡l h¡h¡−L
f¡W¡Cu¡ Q¡m ¢L¢eu¡ mCJz pc¡C f¡¢a k¡ m¡−N je¤ ¢ju¡l ®c¡L¡e ®b−L Be¡Cu¡
mCJz ®e¡j¡e L¡j¡−ml −mM¡fs¡l ®M¡yS Mhl mCJz je ¢cu¡ fs¡−mM¡ Ll−a
h¢mJz p¤−mM¡l j¡'l L¡−R ®k V¡L¡ d¡l mCu¡R a¡q¡ BN¡¢j j¡−p f¡W¡hz V¡L¡
fup¡ h¡−S MlQ L¢lJ e¡z AclL¡¢l ®L¡eJ ¢S¢ep ¢L¢eJ e¡z p¡hd¡−e b¡¢LJz
C¢a lSh Bm£z
    j¡'l ¢Q¢Wl i¡o¡ AeÉlLjz ný−l ®j−u, h¡h¡l p−‰ ¢h−ul fl fl c¤'¢ae−V
¢cm£f L¤j¡l jd¤h¡m¡l ¢p−ej¡ ®cM¡ ®j−u ®N¡V¡ ®N¡V¡ Ar−l f¡a¡ i−l ¢Q¢W ®m−Me
    ¢fÐuaj, ®Lje BR? L−h Bp−h a¤¢j? ®a¡j¡−L R¡s¡ Bj¡l i¡m m¡−N e¡z
B¢j a£l ®hyd¡ f¡¢Ml ja RVgV L¢lz a¤¢j Bj¡−L ¢e−u k¡Jz Bjl¡ HL p−‰
Bj¡−cl ®R−m ®j−u ¢e−u p¤−M b¡Lhz a¤¢j l¡Sn¡¢q ®b−L hs X¡š²¡l q−u ¢gl−hz
B¢j La j¡e¤o−L ®k h¢m, N−hÑ Bj¡l h¤L i−l k¡uz B¢j ®a¡j¡l ®k¡NÉ eC S¡¢ez
®a¡j¡l ja ‘¡e, h¤¢Ü Bj¡l ®eCz Bj¡l ¢LR¤ e¡ b¡L, Bj¡l ®a¡ a¤¢j BRz a¤¢jC
Bj¡l p¤Mz Bj¡l n¡¢¿¹z HC fª¢bh£−a B¢j Bl AeÉ ¢LR¤ Q¡C e¡z



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 Eš−l h¡h¡ ®m−Me – fТa¢ce c¤C Bs¡C V¡L¡l ®hn£ h¡S¡l L¢lJ e¡z V¡L¡ ®no
qCu¡ ®N−m je¤ ¢ju¡l ®c¡L¡e q−a h¡¢L−a ¢S¢ep ¢L¢eJz ®R−m ®j−ul kaÁ mCJz
k¡q¡ k¡q¡ pc¡C L¢l−h, Sj¡ Ml−Ql M¡a¡u ¢m¢Mu¡ l¡¢M−hz
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    j¡ M¡a¡u ¢m−M l¡−Me e¡, C−µR qu e¡z ByQ−ml My−V fup¡ ®hy−d l¡−Me,
−R−m−j−ul¡ Q¡e¡Q¤l ®M−a Q¡u, j¡m¡C BCp¢œ²j ®M−a Q¡u, M¤yV ®b−L fup¡ M¤−m
J−cl ®cez pL¡−m c¡c¡−L f¡¢W−u W¡ä¡l h¡−fl ®c¡L¡e ®b−L Nlj X¡mf¤¢l ¢L−e
B−ee, a¡ ¢c−u e¡Ù¹¡ quz ®L¡eJ¢ce p−oÑl ®am b¡−L ®a¡ e¤e b¡−L e¡, e¡¢el L¡R
®b−L d¡l L−l l¡æ¡ Q−mz ®L¡eJ¢ce q¡¢l−L−e pm−a b¡−L ®a¡ −L−l¡¢pe g¤¢l−u
k¡uz p¤−mM¡l j¡'l L¡R ®b−L d¡l L−l ®p l¡a Q¡¢m−u ®cez −L¡eJ¢ce −R¡Vc¡
V¡L¡ q¡−a h¡S¡−l ®h−l¡e, ®g−le e¡ ®g−le e¡, Q¤−m¡u B…e dl¡−e¡ qu e¡z q¡−nj
j¡j¡ ¢ae l¡Ù¹¡l ®j¡s −b−L d−l B−ee −R¡Vc¡−L, ¢L, l¡Ù¹¡u h−p¢Rm, ®Le,
h¡S¡−ll V¡L¡ ®eC, −Le ®eC, g¡ma¤ L¡NS j−e L−l f−L−Vl V¡L¡ ®g−m ¢c−u−Rz
    c¤'hRl fl l¡Sn¡¢q ®b−L hs f¡n ¢c−u h¡h¡ juje¢pw−q ¢g−l Bp¡l fl
h¡¢sl ph¡l p−‰ h¡h¡l c§laÅ B−Nl ®Q−u A−eL ®h−s k¡uz Bj¡l hup aMe c¤−u
c¤−u Q¡lz B¢j ay¡l L¡R ®Oy¢p e¡ B−Nl ja Blz j¡'l p−‰ h¡h¡l pÇfLÑ N−s J−W
Q¡m X¡−ml, Be¡Sf¡¢alz j¡J d£−l d£−l j¤−M −pÀ¡ f¡EX¡l j¡M¡ L¢j−u ¢c−u h¡h¡l
q¡−a ¢m¢ØV ¢c−a öl¦ L−le p¢lo¡l ®am ¢ae RV¡L, ¢fyu¡S HL ®pl, mhZ −cs
®f¡u¡, jö¢ll X¡m Bd¡ ®plz h¡h¡ ¢m¢ØV f−s b−m i−l pc¡C ¢L−e h¡¢s ¢e−u
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B−pez j¡ l¡æ¡ L−l h¡h¡−L M¡h¡l ®h−s ®ce c¤f−l, l¡−al M¡h¡l b¡m¡ Ef¤s L−l
®Y−L l¡−Mez l¡−a O−l ¢g−l L¤−u¡l ®a¡m¡ S−m q¡a j¤M d¤−u, ®M−u ®YL¤l a¤−m
¢hR¡e¡u ö−u f−se h¡h¡z h¡h¡ LÓ¡¿¹ ¢hlš²z ay¡l L¡y−d ®Lhm hEh¡µQ¡l c¡¢uaÅ eu,
j¡c¡¢leNl h−m HL NË¡−jl N¢lh Lªo−Ll ®R−m ¢a¢e, a¡ ¢a¢e ®i¡−me e¡z S¡gl
Bm£ plL¡l j−l k¡Ju¡l fl h¡h¡l ®R¡V c¤'i¡C ¢lu¡SE¢Ÿe Bl Dj¡e Bm£−L
f¡Wn¡m¡u f¡W¡−e¡l Evp¡q ®LE ®cM¡e¢ez hsc¡c¡ Jy−cl Y¤¢L−u ¢c−u−Re q¡mQ¡−ol
L¡−Sz h¡h¡l C−µR A¿¹a h¡¢L i¡C−cl ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡−e¡l c¡¢uaÅ ¢a¢eC ®e−he,
¢a¢eC q−he pwp¡−ll S¡gl Bm£ plL¡lz Bj¡e¤−Ÿ±m¡ Bl j¢ae ¢ju¡−L nq−l
H−e −mM¡fs¡ Ll¡−e¡l üfÀ ®Mm¡ L−l h¡h¡l j−ez j¡c¡¢leN−ll SeÉJ ay¡l üfÀ
A−eL, A¿¹a −p üfÀ °a¢l L−le ph¤S m¤¢‰ Bl l¡h¡−ll S¤−a¡ f−l fСuC ný−l
i¡CHl L¡−R Q−m Bp¡ ¢lu¡S¤¢Ÿe, Dj¡e Bm£z
   f¤ú¤¢el Eš−ll S¢jX¡ ¢LCe¡ mC−m i¡m¡ qu i¡Cp¡h,
   M¤¢nl h¡−f S¢j ®hQa¡−Rz HCX¡ Hqe e¡ ¢Le−m S¢jl j¤¢¾p ¢WqC ¢LCe¡
mChz
   h¡S¡e LC−R hmc BlJ c¤C−S¡s¡ ¢LCe¡ mC−m Q¡−ol p¤¢hd¡z
   Nl¦ Qs¡−a ¢N−u ¢cN¿¹ Ah¢c ®k S¢j ®cM−ae, ¢a¢e H hu−p j−e j−e h¡mL
q−u ph¤S ®pph d¡e−r−a R¤−V ®hs¡ez ¢lu¡SE¢Ÿ−el q¡−a L¡¢s L¡¢s V¡L¡ ¢c−u
h−me – ¢WL B−R, ¢LCe¡ mz
   j¡'l ®Q¡M Hs¡u e¡ h¡h¡l Ec¡l qÙ¹z

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     S¢j ¢Le−a V¡L¡ ®cJu¡l flC ¢a¢e mð¡ ¢m¢ØV °a¢l L−l h¡h¡−L −ce
     1.c¤CV¡ O−l fl¡l n¡¢s,
     2.n¡u¡ (n¡c¡)
     3. hÔ¡ES (m¡m)
     4. HL ®S¡s¡ ®p−äm (h¡V¡)
     5.L¡−el c¤m(T¤jL¡)
     6.L¡−Ql Q¤¢s(®ln¢j)
     7.N¡−ul p¡h¡ez
     8.Sh¡ L¤p¤j ®amz
     9.L¡fs ®d¡u¡l 570 p¡h¡ez
     10. ®p¡X¡z
     ¢m¢ØV ®f−u L£ hÉ¡f¡l, c¤Cj¡p B−N e¡ n¡¢s ¢LCe¡ ¢cm¡j! ®Q¡M Lf¡−m a¤−m
h−me h¡h¡z
   j¡ W¡ä¡ Nm¡u h−me –¢RyCs¡ −N−Rz HL L¡fs fCl¡ l¡å¡h¡s¡, ®d¡u¡ f¡Lm¡,
h¡¢sl ®hh¡L L¡j, Bl La! n¡¢s ®a¡ Bl Q−V h¡e¡¢e e¡z
    –LC ®c¢M, LC ¢Rys−R! h¡h¡ i¤l¦ L¤yQ−L h−mez
    j¡ c'¤BP¤m ®Rys¡ n¡¢s−L HL V¡−e c¤'q¡a mð¡ L−l ¢Ry−s H−e h¡h¡−L
®c¢M−u¢R−mez j¡'l ®Q¡M f¡b−ll ja ¢ÙÛlz HL ®b¡L¡ Lø cm¡ f¡¢L−u Nm¡l ®ial
BV−L ¢Rmz
    –−pC¢ce e¡ e¡¢l−Lm ®am ¢Lem¡j, ®no qCu¡ ®Nm? h¡h¡ ®Sl¡ L−lez
    –−pCX¡ a L−hC ®noz j¡ h−mez
    ®Q¡−Ml Qnj¡ HLV¡−e M¤−m h¡h¡ h−me – LC ¢n¢n LC, ¢n¢nX¡ B−e¡z
    –¢n¢n g¡m¡Cu¡ ¢c¢Rz j¡'l Ec¡p£e ülz
    h¡h¡ ®Q¡−M Bh¡l Qnj¡ m¡¢N−u ¢m¢ØVl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u h−me – L¡fs ®d¡u¡l
p¡h¡e ¢Le−el m¡CN¡ HC ®eJ HL ®VL¡ l¡−M¡z h¡¢L ¢S¢e−pl clL¡l e¡Cz h¡h¡
HL¢V V¡L¡ ®l−M ¢N−u¢R−me ®V¢h−mz j¡ ®pC V¡L¡ ®R¡ye¢ez −V¢h−m f−sC ¢Rmz
V¡L¡¢Vl ¢c−L a¡L¡−m pwp¡−l ¢e−S−L hs Af¡w−au j−e qa j¡'lz
    j¡'l a¡C ¢hnÄ¡p qu e¡ ay¡l Lf¡m i¡mz h¡−l¡C l¢hEm BJu¡m a¡¢l−M ®j−u
S−¾j ay¡l Lf¡m Bl LaV¤L¤ ¢g¢l−u−R! c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m j¡ h−me –Bj¡l Lf¡−ml
Lb¡ LCp e¡ gS¢mz Lf¡−m Bj¡l p¤M e¡Cz
     gS¢mM¡m¡ j¡'l q¡−al ¢f−W q¡a ®l−M h−me – Bõ¡ql e¡j mJz ®cM−h j−e
n¡¢¿¹ Bp−Rz c¤m¡i¡C−l hm e¡j¡S fs−az
   gS¢mM¡m¡l gpÑ¡ q¡−al ¢c−L a¡¢L−u j¡ h−me – al c¤m¡i¡C EW−a hC−a
Bj¡−l L¡m¡ ®fy¢Q Luz −q Bõ¡ql e¡j mC−m ¢L Bj¡l L¡m¡ lP n¡c¡ qCh!
   –hsh¤, gS¢mM¡m¡ cʤa ay¡l i¡¢l nl£lM¡e¡−L a¤−m −ke n¡pe Ll−Re Hje
i¢‰−a hm−me – lP Bõ¡q ¢c−u−Rez Bõ¡q k¡ ¢c−u−Re Bj¡−cl a¡−aC p¿ºø
b¡L−a q−hz

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     Mlec£−a j¡ MsL¤−V¡ ®f−me HL¢V dl¡lz lP Bõ¡ql c¡ez L¡−m¡ lP−L e¡L
¢pyV−L−m Bõ¡q−LC e¡L ¢pyV−L¡−e¡ quz


     Bj¡l c¤−u c¤−u Q¡l Qm−R aMeJ, fl fl c¤−V¡ ï¦Z T−l fs¡l fl j¡ Bh¡l
®f¡yu¡¢a qez h¡h¡ hc¢m qe DnÄlN”z h¡„−fVl¡ …¢R−u h¡h¡l p−‰ ¢ae ®R−m−j−u
¢e−u DnÄlN” lJe¡ q−me j¡z e¡¢e aMe p−h RVL¤l S¾j ¢c−u−Rez j¡ ®j−u H
h¡¢s−a fСu HLC pju −f¡u¡¢a qez
     DnÄlN−” h¡h¡−L HL¢V ¢Sf ®cJu¡ qm q¡pf¡a¡m ®b−Lz ¢S−f L−l c¡c¡−cl
Cú¤−m ¢c−u h¡h¡ L¡−S k¡ez Bj¡l aMeJ Cú¤−m k¡Ju¡l hup qu¢ez h¡¢s−a h−p
j¡'l L¡−R k¤š²¡rl ¢n¢Mz
     j¡'l fÐp−hl B−N B−N h¡h¡ ¢S−f L−l juje¢pwq ¢N−u T¤e¤ M¡m¡−L ¢e−u
H−me DnÄlN”z C¢Ù» Ll¡ f¡S¡j¡ S¡j¡ Bl Jse¡ f−l HLM¡e¡ p¤V−Lp ¢e−u
h¡¢s−a e¡j−me T¤e¤ M¡m¡z L£ Be¾c −p¢ce ay¡l! c¡c¡−cl ¢e−u ¢a¢e N−è h−p
®N−me, ®ke R'j¡−p Ha ¢LR¤ O−V ®N−R R'hR−lJ Nè g¤−l¡−h e¡z T¤e¤M¡m¡−L
fs¡−a HL ea¤e j¡ØV¡l B−pe, ®pC j¡ØV¡l ¢L L−l −h¡u¡m j¡−Rl ja qy¡ L−l
a¡¢L−u b¡−Le T¤e¤M¡m¡l ¢c−L, a¡lC hZÑe¡ L−le ¢a¢e A−dÑL l¡a Ah¢cz ea¤e
j¡ØV¡−ll e¡j l¡p¤z DnÄlN−” Bj¡−cl hs c¡m¡eh¡¢s¢V T¤e¤M¡m¡ H−p p¡¢S−u
…¢S−u QjvL¡l h¡¢e−u ®gm−mez h¡h¡ ®c−M hm−me –a¤j¡l hCe−l ¢nM¡Cu¡ ¢cu¡
k¡CJ Ol−c¡l ¢L LCl¡ …R¡C−a quz ö−e j¡ −a−a¡ ®q−p h−me – Bj¡l ®L¡eJ
L¡jC a¡l fR¾c qu e¡z Lue¡ k¡−l ®cM−a e¡¢l a¡l Qme h¡yL¡z
   h¡h¡ T¤e¤M¡m¡−L ®V−e −L¡−m h¢p−u ®f−V L¡a¤L¤a¤ ¢c−u h−me – HC a¤C a
¢c−e ¢c−e p¤¾cl qCa¡Rpz a−l −k ®hV¡ ¢hu¡ Llh Lf¡m i¡m a¡lz
    T¤e¤M¡m¡ Jse¡u j¤M ®Y−L h¡h¡l q¡a R¡¢s−u E−W c¡ys¡ez L¡e e¡L m¡m q−u
b¡−L a¡yl nl−jz h¡h¡ gS¢mM¡m¡l p−‰ BlJ plp q−ae, ay¡−L ®V−e ¢hR¡e¡u
h¢p−u hm−ae– HC ®k p¤¾cl£, Bj¡l L¡−R H–¤ Bu a, fСZX¡ S¤s¡Lz S¡eX¡
®L¡lh¡e LCl¡ ¢c−a CµR¡ L−l al m¡CN¡z
    gS¢mM¡m¡ q¡p−a q¡p−a hm−ae –-M¡¢m g¡Sm¡¢j L−le c¤m¡i¡Cz
    n¡¢m−cl p−‰ Hje W¡–¡, h¤L ¢V−f ®cJu¡ ®f−V L¡a¤L¤a¤ Hph, c¤m¡i¡C−cl
SeÉ q¡m¡mz Lb¡J ®k±el−p ¢i¢S−u ®a¡m¡, ®LE Bf¢š L−l e¡z j¡'l ah¤ j−e qu
h¡h¡ p£j¡ R¡¢s−u k¡ez lw gpÑ¡ −cM−m h¡h¡ n¡¢m ¢L Q¡Lm¡c¡−ll hE L¡lJ N¡
R¡−se e¡z
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    T¤e¤M¡m¡ Bp¡l R'¢ce fl j¡'l hÉb¡ EWmz Mhl ®f−u c¤f−l q¡pf¡a¡m ®b−L
X¡š²¡¢l hÉ¡N Bl HLSe e¡pÑ p−‰ ¢e−u h¡¢s ¢g−l h¡h¡ hm−me HCh¡l HLV¡
®R−m Q¡C B¢jz j¡'l ¢QvL¡−l Bl ®XV−ml N−å aMe p¡l¡ h¡¢s pum¡hz j¡'l
O−ll hå clS¡l h¡C−l c¡y¢s−u ®R¡– HL ¢R−â ®Q¡M ®l−M T¤e¤M¡m¡ j¤−M L¡fs …y−S
q¡p¢R−me Bl Bl ®fR−e c¡y¢s−u B¢j J T¤e¤M¡m¡ h¡µQ¡ ®Lj−e qu! ¢S−‘p

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Ll¢Rm¡jz E−šSe¡u h¤L ¢Yf¢Yf Ll¢Rm Bj¡lz T¤e¤M¡m¡ ¢Râ ®b−L ®Q¡M p¢l−u
h¡lh¡lC q¡p−a q¡p−a m¡m q−u k¡¢µR−me Bl Bj¡−L hm¢R−me h¡µQ¡ ®Lj−e qu,
HCX¡ a−l LJe k¡Ch e¡z
     T¤e¤M¡m¡l q¡¢p aMeJ L−j¢e, h¡µQ¡l L¡æ¡l në Hmz clS¡l ¢Râ B¢j e¡N¡m
f¡C e¡ h−m T¤e¤M¡m¡ Bj¡−L c¤'q¡−a EyQ¤ L−l dl−me ®cM−az ¢R−â ®Q¡M ®l−M
®cMm¡j h¡h¡l q¡−a NÔ¡hp fl¡, NÔ¡h−p lš², e¡pÑ h¡µQ¡−L N¡jm¡l S−m X¤¢h−u
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d¤−µRez L−uL j¤qaÑ j¡œz ®c−M Bj¡l N¡ ®Ly−f J−W i−uz Ha R¤¢l L¡y¢Q ¢e−u h¡h¡
¢L j¡'l ®fV ®L−V −g−m−Re! lš² ®h−l¡−µR j¡'l L¡V¡ ®fV ®b−L!j¡ hÉb¡u
LyL¡−µRe! T¤e¤M¡m¡ e¡¢el f¡W¡−e¡ ®R¡V ®R¡V L¡yb¡ q¡−a A−fr¡ Ll¢R−me h¡µQ¡
®L¡−m ¢e−az h¡h¡ clS¡ M¤−m ®h−l¡−aC T¤e¤M¡m¡ m¡¢g−u E−W ¢S−‘p Ll−me – ¢L
qC−R c¤m¡i¡C? ®R−m e¡ ®j−u?
    h¡h¡ hm−me – ®kCV¡ Q¡C¢Rm¡j qCm e¡z ®j−u qC−Rz
    –gpÑ¡ e¡ L¡m¡? T¤e¤M¡m¡ ¢S−‘p L−lez
    –¢L Bh¡l, h¡h¡ j¤M T¡j−V hm−me – L¡m¡ j¡−ul ®j−u L¡m¡ qCh e¡ ®a¡
n¡c¡ qCh!
    –q¡pf¡a¡−m L¡S g¡m¡Cu¡ BC¢R, B¢j ®Nm¡jz h−m h¡h¡ Q−m ®N−mez
     h¡h¡ Q−m ®N−m Bjl¡ h¡µQ¡−L L¡yb¡ ¢c−u j¤−s ®L¡−m ¢eCz N¡−u p−oÑl ®am
®j−M öC−u l¡¢M ¢hR¡e¡uz ®R¡V h¡¢m−n j¡b¡, ®R¡V L¡yb¡u nl£l, ®R¡V jn¡¢l ®M−V
j¡b¡l L¡−R −l−M −e±−L¡l ja ®cM−a c¤−dl ¢gX¡l, h−p b¡¢Lz T¤e¤M¡m¡Jz j¡
¢h¢e−u ¢h¢e−u L¡y−cez c¡c¡ Bl ®R¡Vc¡ Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l h¡µQ¡−L −Q¡M ®N¡m L−l
®c−Mez
     l¡−a h¡h¡ ¢g−l H−m T¤e¤M¡m¡ i¡a alL¡¢l ®h−s ®ce, ®M−u ö−u f−sez h¡µQ¡
VÉ¡y VÉ¡y L−l −Ly−c EW−m −Qy¢Q−u h−me – HC Q¤f b¡−L¡ a ph¡Cz Bj¡−l O¤j¡C−a
®cJ! T¤e¤M¡m¡ öe−a e¡ f¡u ®LE, Hje Nm¡u e¡ e¡ L¡y−c e¡ h−m h−m h¡µQ¡l
L¡yb¡ hc−m ®ce, j¤−M f¡¢e eua c¤d ®cez B¢j ö−u ö−u ¢hjoÑ h¡¢s¢Vl në ö¢ez
h¡h¡l SeÉ, j¡'l SeÉ, h¡µQ¡l SeÉ, T¤e¤M¡m¡l SeÉ Bj¡l j¡u¡ q−a b¡−Lz

    DnÄlN” ®b−L Bh¡l hc¢m q−u juje¢pwqz juje¢pwq ®b−L W¡L¤lN¡yz W¡L¤lN¡y
®b−L Bh¡l juje¢pwqz −cs hR−ll j−dÉ hc¢ml ®O¡l¡O¤¢l ®n−o Bh¡l ®pC
f¤−l¡−e¡ h¡¢s−a ¢ba¤ qCz S−¾jl ®Qe¡ h¡¢sz h¡h¡ h−m ®ce c¡c¡−cl ®mM¡fs¡l
r¢a q−µR, Hlfl ®b−L hc¢m q−m h¡h¡ HL¡C k¡−he, Bl hE−R−m−j−u ¢e−u euz
B¢j A−eLV¡ mð¡ q−u ®N¢Rz h¡¢s−a hm¡h¢m q−µR Bj¡−L Cú¤−m i¢aÑ Ll¡−a
q−hz j¡ Cu¡p¢je−L, Bj¡l e¡−jl p−‰ ¢j¢m−u h¡h¡ e¡j ®l−M−Re Cu¡p¢je, c¤d
M¡Ju¡e, ®N¡pm Ll¡e, N¡−u p−oÑl ®am ®j−M öC−u l¡−Me ®l¡−cz p−å q−m
Bj¡−L −V¢hm ®Qu¡−l h−p q¡¢l−L−el B−m¡u fs¡−a hp¡e c¡c¡z B¢j aa¢c−e
AeNÑm f−s ®k−a f¡¢l Rs¡ L¢ha¡z ®R¡V ®R¡V NÒfz −R¡V−cl lh£¾cÐe¡bz c¡c¡
j¡ØV¡¢l Ll−m Bj¡l ph ®N¡m ®hy−d k¡uz

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   L lh£¾cÐe¡−bl La p−e S¾j?
   h¡e¡e Ll – j¤qaz
                 § Ñ
   L¡Sm¡ ¢c¢c L¢ha¡ L¡l ®mM¡?
    c¡c¡l fÊ−nÀl Ešl ¢c−a iu qu Bj¡lz LMe Bh¡l ¢L i¤m h¢m, QV¡n L−l Qs
−c−he N¡−m eua p¡l¡ h¡¢sl ®m¡L ®X−L Bj¡l fs¡ ö¢e−u q¡p−hez DnÄlN”
k¡Ju¡l B−N, HL¢ce n−Ml j¡ØV¡¢l Ll−a h−p c¡c¡ h−m¢R−me h¡e¡e LCl¡
LCl¡ fsz aMe ü−l A ü−l B ®R−s k¤š²¡š²l d−l¢Rz Ar−ll ®Q−u ®h¢n ®c¢M
R¢hz c¡c¡l B−c−n La R¢h La Lb¡ hC¢V ¢e−u Ar−l BP¤m ®l−M h−m¢Rm¡j q,
mu qÊpÉ EL¡l cz
    c¡c¡ hm−me – ¢L qCm, Lz
    R¢hl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u ®c¢M, Bc¡l R¢hz h¢m Bc¡z
    –Lu JCL¡l, R¢h ®c−M ¢e¢ÕQ−¿¹ h−m¢Rm¡j – j¡Rz
    Bj¡l −al hRl hu−pl ¢nrL j¡'−L X¡−Le, l¦e¤ M¡m¡, T¤e¤ M¡m¡, e¡¢e,
q¡−njj¡j¡, V¤Vj¡j¡ ph¡C−L ®X−L n£amf¡¢Vl Q¡l¢c−L hp¡−mez hm−me –öe
ph¡C, J ®Lj−e f−sz fs ®c¢M HCh¡lz
    B¢j h¤−T f¡¢µRm¡j e¡ Bj¡l p¡j¡eÉ fs¡ ®cM¡−a Ha ph¡C−L X¡L¡l j¡−e
¢L! ®h¡d q−a b¡−L M¤h i¡m f−s¢R h−m Bj¡−L h¡qh¡ ¢c−a H−p−Re Jyl¡z
QjvL¡l fs−a f¡l−m Bj¡−L −L¡−m ¢e−u e¡Q−he l¦e¤ M¡m¡, V¤V¤j¡j¡ m−S¾p
®c−he −M−a, e¡¢e N¡−Rl hs ®fu¡l¡¢V −f−s q¡−a ®c−hez öÜ EµQ¡l−Z f¢s,
Ar−l BP¤m ®l−M – q, mu qÊpÉEL¡l,c; Hh¡l R¢hl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u, Bc¡z O−l
ý−õ¡s f−s q¡¢plz T¤e¤ M¡m¡ q¡p−a q¡p−a ®j−Tu h−p f−se, ay¡l Jse¡ M−p
f−s N¡ ®b−Lz l¦e¤ M¡m¡ ¢q ¢q ¢q ¢qz c¡c¡ Bl V¤V¤j¡j¡ q¡ q¡ q¡z e¡¢e Bl j¡J
pn−ë ®q−p J−Wez B¢j pL−ml j¤−Ml ¢c−L a¡L¡C, Bj¡l j¤−MJ q¡¢p ®g¡−V,
q¡¢p pwœ²¡jL ¢L e¡z pwp¡−ll −R¡VM¡V HL l‰j−’ B¢j HL¡C A¢i−eœ£, Bl
ph¡C cnÑL ®nСa¡z e¡¢e q¡p−a q¡p−a Bj¡−L h−me –q muqÊpËEL¡l c, qm¤cz
qm¤−cl Bl Bc¡l R¢h ®cM−a HL lLj hCm¡ al ¢L qm¤c−l Bc¡ fs−a qCh!
    R¢h Bj¡l j−e N¡yb¡, në ¢e−u B−c± j¡b¡ hÉb¡ ®eCz Bp−m B¢j R¢h f¢s,
në euz Arl ByL¡l B−N Hy−L¢R N¡R, g¤m, ec£, ®e±−L¡z
    W¡L¤lN¡y−ul ¢f¢V BC Cú¤m Bj¡−L i¢aÑ L¢l−u ¢c−u¢R−me −R¡Vc¡, −L¡−m L−l
¢e−u ®W−p h¢p−u H−p¢R−me LÓ¡pO−lz −p L£ ¢QvL¡l Bj¡l! j¡ØV¡l ay¡l ®L¡−m
h¢p−u Bj¡l L¡æ¡ b¡j¡−a N¡e ®N−u¢R−me ®p¢ce, °Mu¡ °Mu¡ Q¡yc M¤m¡ Bpj¡ez
L¡æ¡ b¡j−m Bj¡−L Bl ®R−m−j−u−cl p−‰ h¢p−u ¢c−u j¡ØV¡l h−m¢R−me –
®M¡L¡, M¤¢L, HLV¡ Lmp Hy−L −cM¡J ®a¡z
    ¢c¢hÉ c¤'¢ae V¡−e Lmp H−yL ®g¢mz Lm−pl Nm¡u j¡m¡ f¢l−u ¢cC g¤mf¡a¡lz
®R−m ®j−ul¡ ¢e−S−cl ByL¡ b¡¢j−u Bj¡l Lm−pl ¢c−L Ty¤−L f−sz ¢f¢VBC
Cú¤−m −pC fÐbj ¢ceC e¡j q−u k¡u Bj¡lz j¡ØV¡l c¤'q¡−a Bj¡l ®L¡jl d−l EyQ¤
L−l a¤−m h−m¢R−me – HC M¤¢L−L ®cM, H M¤h hs ¢nÒf£ q−h HL¢cez

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     fs¡−a h−p c¡c¡ hm−me Qm Qm L¢ha¡V¡ j¤MÙ¹ Lz
     –Qm Qm Qm
     EdÄÑ NN−e h¡−S j¡cm,
     ¢e−jÀ Eam¡ dlZ£ am,
     Al¦Z fС−al al¦Z cm
     Qm−l Qm−l Qmz
    HV¤L¤ Ah¢c hm−aC fÐnÀ Al¦Z AbÑ ¢L?
    B¢j j¤M h¤−S b¡¢Lz c¡c¡ L¡−Wl ®fe¢pm ¢c−u Bj¡l BP¤−m ®S¡−l ®V¡L¡
®j−l ®j−l hm−a m¡N−me – h¡¾c−ll ja M¡¢m j¤MÙ¹ Ll−mC qCh? AbÑ e¡ S¡Ce¡!
    c¡c¡l j¡ØV¡¢ll nM ®k¢ce qu, ®p¢ce ®fe¢p−ml ®W¡Ll, N¡−m Qs, ¢f−W O¤¢p
Hp−hC Bj¡l p−å f¡l qu karZ e¡ j¡ l¡−al M¡h¡l ®M−a X¡−Lez h¡¢L
p−å…−m¡ e¡¢el O−ll E−W¡−e f¡¢V ¢h¢R−u V¤V¤ j¡j¡, nl¡g j¡j¡, ®gm¤ j¡j¡l p−‰
HL p¡¢l−a h−p f¡Wn¡m¡l R¡œ−cl ja në L−l fs−a quz në L−l, ®ke Ol
®b−L hsl¡ öe−a f¡e fs¢Rz HL q¡¢l−L−el B−m¡u c¤'Se L−l, c¤−m c¤−mz
nl¡g j¡j¡ Bl B¢j në L−l Rs¡ fs−a b¡¢L, ®gm¤ j¡j¡ aMeJ j¡ Lmj Lm¡uz
a¤g¡e B¢pm fÐQä ®h−Nz ¢V−el Q¡m E¢su¡ k¡C−a m¡¢Nm h¡a¡−pz N¡Rf¡m¡
…¢sp¤Ü Ef¤s qCu¡ f¢smz j¡e¤o BR¡s M¡Cu¡ f¢s−a m¡¢Nm f−s j¡b¡l Q¤m ®b−L
f¡−ul eM Ah¢c q¡−p V¤V¤ j¡j¡lz ®gm¤ j¡j¡ Bl nl¡g j¡j¡J −q−p L¤¢V L¤¢Vz
a¤g¡e H−m ¢V−el Q¡m E−s ®N−m, j¡e¤o BR¡s ®M−u fs−a b¡L−m c¤x−Ml hc−m
Jy−cl q¡¢p ®Le B−p B¢j ¢WL h¤−T f¡C e¡z q¡¢p ö−e e¡¢e Ol ®b−L ®Qy¢Q−u
h−me –fs−a hCu¡ q¡¢p ¢L−ul! V¤V¤ j¡j¡l HC ¢euj, fТal¡−a HLh¡l L−l
a¤g¡−el NÒf¢V e¡ fs−m ay¡l Q−m e¡z l¡a BVV¡u f¡LO−l X¡L f−s Bj¡−clz
¢fy¢s−a h−p j¡R X¡m k¡ ¢c−uC i¡a M¡Ju¡ ®q¡L, ®n−o Lh¢S X¤¢h−u c¤d ¢e−a qu
f¡−az j¡ h¡h¡l p−‰ HL M¡−V Cu¡p¢je O¤−j¡u h−m S¡uN¡l Ai¡−h e¡¢el ®Q±Q¡m¡
O−l f¡n¡f¡¢n ¢ae−V M¡−V f¡a¡ mð¡ ¢hR¡e¡u nl¡g j¡j¡ ®gm¤ j¡j¡, e¡e¡, e¡¢el
p−‰ O¤−j¡−a qu Bj¡−Lz
     W¡L¤lN¡y ®b−L ®gl¡l c¤'j¡p fl e¡e¡ Bj¡−cl, nl¡g j¡j¡, Bj¡−L Bl
®gm¤j¡j¡−L i¢aÑ L−l ®ce l¡Sh¡¢s Cú¤−mz B¢j Bl nl¡g j¡j¡ V¤−a, ®gm¤j¡j¡
Ju¡−ez Cú¤−m k¡Ju¡l SeÉ L¡−m¡ ¢ae−V R¡a¡J ¢L−e −ce e¡e¡z n¡c¡ L¡¢m−a k¡l
k¡l e¡j ¢m¢M−u B−ee R¡a¡uz pL¡−m ¢O ¢Q¢e j¡M¡ i¡a ®M−u lJe¡ qC, ®qy−V,
                 ¤
R¡a¡ j¡b¡uz c¤f−l Cú¤−m ¢V¢ge −M−a ®cuz ¢h−L−m ¢g−l H−p i¡a ®M−u ®Mm−a
−k−a qu h¡¢sl m¡−N¡u¡ j¡−Wz ®M−m p−ål j¤−M N¡−ul d¤−m¡h¡¢m −T−s Lmf¡−s
q¡a j¤M d¤−u q¡¢l−Le ®SÅ−m fs−a hp−a quz Bj¡l S£he c¤'B¢Pe¡u L¡−V, e¡¢el
h¡¢sl Bl Bj¡−cl h¡¢slz c¤'O−l Bj¡l hC fšl, S¡j¡S¤−a¡, ®L¡eJ¢ce H O−l
M¡Ju¡, ®L¡eJ¢ce J O−lz p¤M c¤xM c¤CC aMe Oe Oe B−p Bl k¡u, ®ke Hl¡
f¡−nl h¡¢s b¡−Lz Cú¤−m k¡Ju¡ öl¦ Ll¡ Ah¢c B¢j mr L¢l ¢V¢g−e ¢V−el l¢Pe

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b¡m¡ ®f−m j−e Bj¡l p¡l¡¢ce p¤M b¡−Lz g¤m gm ByL¡ ¢LR¤ b¡m¡ B−R, B−R
¢LR¤ n¡c¡ b¡m¡Jz ¢V¢g−el O¾V¡ fs−m LÓ¡−pl HLSe ph¡l p¡j−e b¡m¡ ®l−M k¡u,
f−l cç¢l H−p b¡m¡l Jfl HL HL L−l ¢V¢ge ¢c−u k¡u LMeJ Lm¡ ¢Xj l¦¢V,
LMeJ ¢MQ¤¢sz f¢f, LÓ¡−pl fÐbj ®h−’ hp¡ i¡m R¡œ£, ¢c¢hÉ R¢hByL¡ b¡m¡ ®h−R
®eu ¢e−Sl SeÉz f¢fl j¡ M¡m¡ Bh¡l Cú¤−ml j¡ØV¡lz −p kaV¤L¤ ü¡d£ea¡ ®i¡N
L−l, a¡ −fR−el ®h−’ j¡b¡ e¤−u h−p b¡L¡ LÉ¡hm¡L¡¿¹ Bj¡l p¡dÉ ®eC L¢lz
LMeJ LMeJ L¡lJ q¡a gp−L Bj¡l i¡−N R¢hl b¡m¡ f−sz ®Q¡M f−s b¡−L
b¡m¡l R¢h−a, M¡h¡−l euz
     l¡Sh¡¢s Cú¤m ¢Rm HLpju n¢nL¡¿¹ l¡S¡l h¡¢sz −p h¡¢s ®b−L l¡S¡ −Nm,
l¡Z£ −Nm, l¡Sf¤œ l¡SLeÉ¡ ph ®Nm, ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l h¢p−u ¢hn¡m M¡¢m h¡¢s¢V−a
−h’ Bl V¤m −f−a ®M¡m¡ qm Cú¤mz f¤−l¡−e¡ hVN¡−R ®Ol¡ h¡¢s, h¡¢sl p¡j−e
j£l¡h¡DHl eNÀ n¡c¡ j§¢aÑz ®ia−l q¡y−pl ®Q¡−Ml ja L¡−m¡ S−ml HL f¤L¤l,
f¤L¤−l ®nÄa f¡b−l h¡yd¡−e¡ O¡Vz h¡¢s¢Vl ¢py¢s ®e−j ®N−R h¡N¡−e A−eLc§l Ah¢cz
mð¡ c¡−l¡u¡eJ ay¡l m¡¢WM¡e¡ ®R¡yu¡−a f¡−l e¡ Hje EyQ¤ clS¡l j¡b¡, ¢p¢mw ®a¡
¢p¢mw eu, ®ke BL¡n, S¡e¡m¡u lP−hl−Pl L¡Q, R¢h ByL¡z Cú¤−m Y¤L−m ¢e−S−L
Bj¡l l¡S¡ l¡S¡ j−e qaz J fkÑ¿¹Cz LÓ¡pO−l ¢N−u c¡ys¡−m HLOl ®R−m−j−ul
j−dÉ B¢j HL¡, ®h¡L¡z hÔÉ¡L−h¡−XÑl p¡j−e cy¡¢s−u ph¡C−L ö¢e−u Nm¡ ®R−s Rs¡
hm−a f¡¢l e¡, i−u nl−j Bj¡l j¡b¡ j¡¢Vl ¢c−L T¤y−L b¡−L, Nm¡ ¢c−u ¢je¢je
në ®h−l¡u AbÑq£ez j¡b¡u X¡ØV¡l ®j−l Bj¡−L f¡¢W−u ®cJu¡ qu ®fR−el ®h−’z
Cú¤−m Bj¡l e¡j qu e¡, e¡j qu fl£l ja p¤¾cl ®cM−a ®j−u f¢flz XÊCw LÓ¡−p
q¡¢al R¢h, ®O¡s¡l R¢h, ec£ ®e±−L¡l R¢h ByL−a ®N−m q¡a L¡y−f Bj¡lz f¢f k¡
By−L, a¡−aC eðl f¡u HLnu HLnz B¢j Cú¤−ml c¤ø¤ ®R−m nl¡−gl i¡−NÀz
nl¡g Bl e¡¢p−jl c¤§'q¡a ®fR−e ®hy−d, c¤'−Q¡®M L¡−m¡ f¢– ®hy−d ®fV¡−e¡ q−u¢Rm
HL ¢h−L−m Cú¤m R¤¢Vl flz OVe¡ HlLj, e¡¢pj a¡l h¡h¡l f−LV ®b−L V¡L¡ Q¤¢l
L−l nl¡g−L ¢c−u−R, Bl nl¡g e¡¢pj−L ¢c−u−R Q¤ðLz ¢py¢s−a J−cl c¡ys L¢l−u
®k¢ce p¢å−ha ¢c−u pf¡w pf¡w ®fV¡−e¡ qm, B¢j Bl ®gm¤ j¡j¡ Cú¤−ml Bl ph
®R−m−j−ul p−‰ h¡N¡−e c¡y¢s−u j¤M Q¤e L−l ®c−M¢Rz c¤'Se HL¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l¢R
®p¢cez nl¡g j¡j¡−L h¢¾c L−l l¡M¡ q−u¢Rm Cú¤−mz p−åu −hcj j¡l −M−u f−s
b¡L¡ nl¡g j¡j¡−L h¡¢s −gla H−e O−ll b¡−jl p−‰ −hy−d B−lL cg¡
¢f¢V−u¢R−me e¡e¡z
     Cú¤−ml ®j−ul¡ hCHl ®ial g¡eÑ f¡a¡ i−l l¡−Mz g¡eÑ f¡a¡−L Jl¡ h−m ¢hcÉ¡
f¡a¡z ¢hcÉ¡ f¡a¡ hC−u l¡M−m e¡¢L i¡m ¢hcÉ¡ quz B¢jJ hC−ul f¡a¡u f¡a¡u
¢hcÉ¡ f¡a¡ i−l l¡¢M ah¤ ®h¡−XÑ Aˆ Lo¡l X¡L fs−m h¡ Rs¡ hm−a ®N−m, j¡b¡
j¡¢Vl ¢c−L T¤y−L k¡u, Rs¡ T−l f−s j¡b¡ ®b−L j¡¢V−a, d¤−m¡uz
   Bj¡−cl ®R¡V ec£ Q−m h¡y−L h¡y−L,
   °hn¡M j¡−p a¡l q¡yV¤Sm b¡−Lz
   f¡l q−u k¡u Nl¦ f¡l qu N¡¢s,

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     c¤C d¡l EyQ¤ a¡l Y¡m¤ a¡l f¡¢sz
     ¢QL¢QL L−l h¡¢m ®L¡b¡ e¡C L¡c¡,
     HLd¡−l L¡nhe g¤−m g¤−m p¡c¡z
     ¢L¢Q¢j¢Q L−l ®pb¡ n¡¢m−Ll T¡yL,
     l¡−a J−W ®b−L ®b−L ®nu¡−ml q¡yLz
    Ha S¡e¡ Rs¡¢Vl HL¢V nëJ Bj¡l j−e b¡−L e¡, j−e ®Lhm R¢h, ec£l R¢h,
ec£ f¡l q−µR HL T¡yL l¡M¡mz j−e j−e h¢m Bq¡ Bj¡−L k¢c Rs¡¢Vl R¢h ByL−a
¢ca! f¤−l¡ LÓ¡p ®q¡ ®q¡ L−l ®q−p J−W j¡ØV¡−ll L¡ejm¡ −M−u nëq£e c¡y¢s−u
b¡L¡ Bj¡−L ®c−Mz ®Mm¡l O¾V¡ h¡S−m Jl¡ ®c±−s k¡u cm−hy−d j¡−W, ®M−mz
Bj¡−L ®LE ®Mm¡u ®eu e¡z l¡Sh¡¢sl ¢py¢sl HL−L¡−Z B¢j h−p b¡¢L, Ssps,
HL¡z Cú¤−ml ph¡l p−‰ ®ke Bj¡l B¢sz −LE a¡C Lb¡ h−m e¡, ®LE ¢g−l
a¡L¡u e¡z
    B¢j ¢e−S−LC ¢e−S B¢s ¢cC
     B¢s B¢s B¢s,
     L¡m k¡h h¡¢s
     flö k¡h Ol
     ¢L Ll¢h Llz

     HL¡ B¢j h¡¢s i¢aÑ ®m¡−Ll j−dÉJz nl¡g j¡j¡l¡ Bj¡−L −Mm¡u ®ee aMeC,
kMe i¡m ®M−m Hje L¡E−L q¡−al L¡−R e¡ f¡ez J−ycl p−‰ ®c±−s j¡−hÑm ®Mm¡u
m¡¢Vj ®Mm¡u QÉ¡s¡ ®Mm¡u B¢j ¢LR¤−a ®f−l E¢W e¡z Jyl¡ N¡−R J−We, p¡ya¡l
L¡−Ve, B¢j −MS¤l N¡−Rl a−m c¡y¢s−u Jy−cl °q °q Be¾c ®c¢Mz c¡c¡ HMe Bl
¢œ²−LV ®M−me e¡ j¡−W, ay¡l ea¤e HL h¡¢aL q−u−R R¢h ®a¡m¡z HL hå¤l L¡R
®b−L LÉ¡−jl¡ d¡l L−l ec£l d¡−l, f¡−LÑ, ®V¢X fÉ¡¾V, ®V¢X S¤−a¡ f−l e¡e¡
L¡uc¡l R¢h ®a¡−me Bl ¢e−S q¡−a L¡NS ®L−V AÉ¡mh¡j h¡¢e−u ®p ph R¢h
p¡y−Ve AÉ¡mh¡−jz AÉ¡mh¡j c¡c¡ ®cM−a ®ce c§l ®b−L, R¤y−a ®ce e¡z pL−m hÉÙ¹
k¡l k¡l −Mm¡uz p−å−hm¡ aÉ¡e¡u h¡m¤ −j−M q¡¢l−L−el ¢Qj¢e j¤−R, pm−au B…e
d¢l−u O−l O−l −l−M Bp¡l L¡S ®S¡−V Bj¡l, Bp−m L¡S¢V B¢j nM L−lC
¢eCz q¡¢l−Le h¡ý−a T¤¢m−u, ®ke BCp¢œ²jAm¡ B¢j, Ol ®b−L O−l ®k−a ®k−a
X¡L R¡¢s ®qC j¡m¡CBCp¢œ²j!
     l¦e¤ M¡m¡ b¡j¡e Bj¡−L fÐbj, HC BCp¢œ²j H¢c−L Buz HC ®e fup¡,
c¤Cfup¡ c¡−jl HLV¡ BCp¢œ²j ®cz
    Bj¡l L£ ®k Be¾c qu ®LE X¡L−m! B¢j ¢j¢R¢j¢R fup¡ ¢e−u q¡¢l−L−el
j¡b¡ ¢j¢R¢j¢R M¤−m BCp¢œ²j h¡l L−l ¢cCz H Bj¡l HL¡l ®Mm¡, q¡l ®eC, ¢Sv
®eCz Bj¡l HC ®Mm¡u ®gm¤ j¡j¡ nl¡g j¡j¡ ®LEC jS¡ f¡e e¡z hlw ¢Vè¢e ®L−V
h−me, a¤C hlw RVL¤l p¡−b ®Mmz RVL¤l aMe Bs¡C hRl hupz



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    B¢j hs q−a b¡¢L ¢j¢R¢j¢Rz Bj¡l h¤¢Ü qu e¡, ‘¡e qu e¡z A−eÉl p¡j−e
Rs¡ hm−a ®N−m Rs¡ T−l k¡u j¡b¡ ®b−L j¡¢V−az nl¡g j¡j¡ ®gm¤ j¡j¡ ®Q¡l ®Q¡l
®Mm¡ ®R−s g¤Vhm ®M−me, ¢œ²−LV ®M−me, B¢j aMeJ LsC N¡−Rl am¡u RVL¤−cl
p−‰ ®Q¡l ®Q¡−lz B¢j aMeJ q¡¢l−L−el Jfl ®N¡m L−l L¡NS ¢Ry−s l¦¢V i¡S¡l
ja L¡NS i¡¢Sz e¡ja¡ ®mM¡l hc−m L¡NS i−l lP ®fe¢p−m R¢h By¢Lz n−el
Ol, O−ll ®fR−e Lm¡ N¡R, Lm¡ N¡−Rl ®fR−e BL¡n, BL¡−n f¡¢M Es−R, f¡¢Ml
®fR−e m¡m p§kÑ, O−ll ¢Le¡l ®Oy−p Q−m ®N−R ec£, ec£−a ®e±−L¡, ®e±−L¡l Nm¤C−u
hp¡ j¡¢T, Lmp L¡y−M ec£−a Sm Be−a k¡−µR m¡m V¤LV¤L n¡¢s fl¡ HL hEz
    h¡−l¡C l¢hEm BJu¡−m S¾j qJu¡ ®j−ul Ha R¢h ByL¡u je ®Le h¤−T f¡e
e¡ gS¢m M¡m¡z Bj¡−L j¡e¤−ol R¢h ByL−a ®c−M ¢a¢e h−me Ha f¢hœ ¢c−e S¾j
q−u−R, j¡e¤−ol R¢h By¢Lp ®Le! j¡e¤−ol ¢L fСZ ¢c−a f¡l¢h! j¡e¤−ol R¢h ByL−m
Bh¡l fСZ −cJu¡l clL¡l ¢L B¢j h¤−T f¡C e¡z gÉ¡mgÉ¡m L−l a¡¢L−u b¡¢L
gS¢mM¡m¡l AfÐpæ j¤−Mz
    ¢e¢oÜ L¡−S ®Lhm B¢j eC, j¡'J j¡−aez h¡h¡l n¡−VÑl h¤L f−L−V Bh¡l
l¡¢Su¡ ®hN−jl ¢Q¢W f¡Ju¡l fl j¡'l f¡Nm f¡Nm m¡−Nz M¡Ju¡ c¡Ju¡ ®N¡pm ph
i¤−m ®N−me, Q¤−m ®am −ce e¡, h¡y−de e¡, n¡¢sl ByQm M¤−m j¡¢V−a Ns¡uz pwp¡l
Q¤−m¡u ®g−m j¡ c¤−u¡l hå L−le O−llz j¡'l Hje c¤xpj−u ®p¡−q¢ml j¡ H−p
HL¢ce p¡l¡¢ce O−l hCp¡ ü¡j£l m¡CN¡ L¡e−m a¤¢j jlh¡z Qm, jeX¡ AeÉ¢c−L
¢gl¡J h−m j¡'®L n¡¢s f¢l−u, j¡'l Q¤m ByQ−s ¢e−u ®N−me AmL¡ q−m ¢p−ej¡
®cM¡−az fÐbj fÐbj ®p¡¢q¢ml j¡, Hlfl Bl L¡lJ SeÉ A−fr¡ eu, j¡ ¢e−SC
¢l„¡ L−l AmL¡ q−m Q−m k¡ez ¢i−s cy¡¢s−u ¢V¢LV L¡−Vez q−ml −ia−l h−p
h¡c¡j ¢Q−h¡−a ¢Q−h¡−a R¢h ®c−Mez L¡−m¡ L¤v¢pa j¡, H−m¡−j−m¡, Bm¤b¡m¤ n¡¢s
fl¡, pÙ¹¡ ®p−äm f¡−u j¡z j¡'l Bl n¡¢s Nue¡u je ®eCz ®p¡e¡l Nue¡ N¢s−u
¢c−u−Re h¡h¡ hE Bl c¤'LeÉ¡l SeÉ, j¡ Jph ®g−m l¡−Me ®N¡pmM¡e¡u, Q¤−m¡l
¢Le¡−l, h¡¢m−nl ¢e−Qz je ®eCz ®k j¡ h¡−l¡ hRl hup ®b−L ®h¡lM¡ f−le, ®p j¡
®h¡lM¡ R¡s¡C ®c±−s¡e ¢p−ej¡uz c¤'f¡−u c¤'l−Pl Q¢V f−lz je ®eCz j¡'l je Ešj
L¤j¡−lz l¡−a l¡−a üfÀ ®c−Me, Ešj L¤j¡l H−p Nm¡u j¡m¡ f¢l−u ¢c−µRe j¡'l,
B−h−N ®Q¡M h¤−S B−Re j¡z
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    B¢j LMeJ ¢p−ej¡u k¡C¢ez Bj¡l fÐbj R¢h, n£−al c¤f−l j¡−W h¡−u¡−ú¡f
Am¡ H−p¢Rm, L¡−Wl h¡−„l g¤−V¡u ®Q¡M ®l−M h¡−u¡−ú¡f ®cM¡, R¢h B−p Bl
k¡uz Bl h¡−u¡−ú¡f Am¡ p¤l L−l R¢hl NÒf h−mez h¡−u¡−ú¡−fl R¢h je ®b−L
j¤R−a e¡ j¤R−aC HL¢ce p¡l¡ f¡s¡u °q °q, p¡q¡hE¢Ÿ−el h¡¢sl j¡−W f¡h¢m¢p¢Vl
®h¡h¡ R¢h ®cM¡−hz f¡s¡l ®R−m−j−ul¡ p−å q−aC CV ¢h¢R−u h−p ®Nm j¡−W, hs
fcÑ¡u R¢h ®cM¡−e¡ qm, R¢h hm−a j¡e¤o q¡yVm, −c±−s¡−m¡, ®W¡yV e¡smz B¢j C−V
h−p qy¡ L−l R¢h ¢N−m R¢hl j¡b¡ ®mS ¢LR¤C e¡ h¤−T h¡¢s ¢g−l¢Rz j¡j¡l¡ h−m−Re
–®Y¢‰ ®R¢sl j¡b¡u M¡¢m …hlz


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    a¡ ¢WL, j¡b¡u Bj¡l ®N¡hlz a¡ eC−m ®p Lb¡ ®a¡ h¡¢s−a B¢j S¡¢e−u ¢c−a
f¡la¡jz f¡¢l¢ez j¤M h¤−S ¢Rm¡jz LMeJ ®LE S¡−e¢e h¡¢s i¢aÑ ®m¡−Ll j−dÉ L£
O−V −N−R Am−rz −p¢ce ®o¡mC BNØV, E¢enn p¡ao¢– pe, f¡¢LÙ¹¡−el ü¡d£ea¡
¢chp f¡l q−u−R c¤¢ce qm, Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l j¡'l SeÉ A−fr¡ Ll¢Rz h¡¢s ¢g−l
j¡ Bj¡−L −M−a ®c−hez e¡¢el −Q±Q¡m¡ O−l fСu ¢h−L−m ®kje hC fs¡l Bpl
h−p, ®aje h−p−Rz L¡e¡ j¡j¤ b¡−j −qm¡e ¢c−u Sm−Q±¢L−a hp¡, e¡¢e f¡e
¢Q−h¡−µRe ö−u, T¤e¤M¡m¡ Bd−n¡u¡, q¡−nj j¡j¡ HL ®Qu¡−l h−p B−lL ®Qu¡−l f¡
a¤−m q¡af¡M¡u h¡a¡p Ll−Re, Bl l¦e¤M¡m¡ h¡¢m−n h¤−Ll il ¢c−u fs−Re cp¤É
h¡ql¡jz HlLj cªnÉ e¡¢el ®Q±Q¡m¡ O−l Nl−jl c£OÑ mð¡ ¢ce…−m¡u, c¤f−ll  ¤
M¡h¡−ll fl −R¡V HL O¤−jl fl, ¢h−L−m, h¡yd¡z l¦e¤M¡m¡ f−se, ph¡C ®n¡−eez
öe−a öe−a ®LE ¢ML ¢ML q¡−pe, ®LE Bq¡ Bq¡ h−me, ®LE h−me d¤lz O−l
Y¤−L fs¡l j−dÉ −R¡V®cl ®N¡m Ll¡ ¢e−odz B¢j clS¡u cy¡¢s−u ¢Rm¡j, j¡ ®eC,
HL¡z q¡−nj j¡j¡ hm−me – k¡ k¡ j¡−W −Mm ¢Nu¡z
    j¡−W ®Mm¡l C−µR L−l e¡ Bj¡l, ¢r−d ®f−V, j¡ ¢jV−p−g a¡m¡ ¢c−u ®N−Rez
e¡¢el E−W¡e ®b−L L¤−u¡l f¡s ®Oy−p e¡l−Lm N¡−Rl am ¢c−u Bj¡−cl M¡y M¡y
B¢Pe¡u Y¤−L HL¡ h−p ¢Rm¡j ¢py¢s−a, N¡−m q¡a, f¡ Rs¡−e¡, aMe nl¡g j¡j¡
B−pez X¡wHl …¢V E−s e¡¢L ¢œ²−L−Vl hm H−p Bj¡−cl E−W¡−e fsm ®k nl¡g
j¡j¡ ¢e−a H−p−Re e¡¢L j¡−hÑm ®g−m ®N−Re H E−W¡−e ®L S¡−e! HL q¡a mð¡
Bj¡l ®Q−u nl¡g j¡j¡, nl¡g j¡j¡l h¡c¡¢j ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ HLh¡l N¡−Rl f¡a¡u,
HLh¡l O−ll clS¡u, HLh¡l E−W¡−el L¡−m¡ ®hs¡−m, HLh¡l °hWLO−ll M¡¢m
®Qu¡−lz fl−e ay¡l q¡a L¡V¡ ®N¢” Bl n¡c¡ q¡gfÉ¡¾Vz ¢S−‘p L−le – hsh¤ LC?
    N¡−m q¡a ®l−MC j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢m – e¡Cz
    –LC ®N−R? ®ke ay¡l ¢hoj clL¡l HMe j¡'®L, Hje ü−l fÐnÀ L−lez
    nl¡g j¡j¡ ¢py¢s−a Bj¡l f¡−n H−p h−p ¢f−W c¤−V¡ Q¡fs ®j−s hm−me
    –a¤C Hq¡−e HLm¡ hCu¡ ¢L Llp?
    –¢LµR¤ e¡z öL−e¡ j¤−M h¢mz
    nl¡g j¡j¡ hsh¤ Lqe BCh−l? h−m Bj¡l N¡m ®b−L q¡a p¢l−u ¢c−u
M¡¢eLrZ Q¤f ®b−L elj Nm¡u h−me – N¡−m q¡a l¡¢qp e¡z Aj‰m qChz
    Bj¡l C−µR L−l hm−a Bj¡l M¤h ¢rc¡ m¡N−R, M¡C ¢L? j¡ ¢jV−pg a¡m¡ ¢cu¡
−N−Rz h¢m e¡ hlw h¢m j¡ LC ®N−R S¡−e¡? BlJ L¡−R p−l h−p, LJ L¡E−l
LCh¡ e¡?
   LCa¡j e¡ Lz nl¡g j¡j¡ h−mez
   –p¢aÉ?
   –p¢aÉz
   –¢hcÉ¡?
   –¢hcÉ¡z
   –Bõ¡ql Lpj?

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    –B−l L e¡, L¡lJ L¡−R LCa¡j e¡ az nl¡g j¡j¡ A¢ÙÛl q−u h−mez
    –B−N Bõ¡ql Lpj LJz
    Bõ¡ql Lpj hm−m Lb¡l ese Qse Ll¡l p¡qp L¡lJ ®eC, HjeC ¢hnÄ¡p
Bj¡lz
    nl¡g j¡j¡ j¤M Nñ£l L−l h−me – ¢WL B−R, Bõ¡ql Lpjz
    ¢gp¢g¢p−u h¢m – j¡ ¢p−ej¡ ®cM−a ®N−Rz
    nl¡g j¡j¡ ö−e HaV¤L¤ QjL¡−me e¡z hm−me Jz ®ke hÉ¡f¡l¢V Hje ®L¡eJ
j¡l¡aÈL eu, j¡ ®fn¡hM¡e¡u ®N−Re h¡ p¤−mM¡l j¡'l h¡¢s ®N−Re Hjez ¢p−ej¡
®cM¡ j¡'l SeÉ Ls¡ ¢e−odz Jph ®cM−m …e¡q qu H Lb¡ h−m e¡e¡ j¡'®L ýj¢L
¢c−u−Re Bh¡l k¢c j¡Cu¡ a¤¢j h¡¢sl h¡C−l k¡J a¡C−m a¤j¡l lr¡ e¡Cz a¡lflJ
®k j¡ e¡e¡l ¢e−od Aj¡eÉ L−l ¢c¢hÉ Q−m ®N−me HlLj HL¢V −l¡jqoÑL OVe¡
®S−eJ nl¡g j¡j¡ ®j¡−V ¢LR¤ BnwL¡ e¡ L−l hm−me – B¢jJ HLV¡ ¢p−ej¡
®cM¢R L¡CmL¡!
    B¢j Ah¡L q−u h¢m – a¤¢j HLm¡ ®NR ¢p−ej¡a?
    nl¡g j¡j¡ ®Q¡M e¡¢Q−u h−me – qz
    –e¡e¡ k¢c S¡−e a¡C−m ¢L qCh? B¢j i−u i−u h¢mz
    –Bu HLV¡ jS¡l ¢S¢ep ®cCM¡ k¡z h−m qW¡v nl¡g j¡j¡ E−W q¡yV−a b¡−Le
f¤−hl E−W¡−e c¡c¡−cl O−ll c¢r−Z H h¡¢sl −no p£j¡e¡u L¡−m¡ ¢V−el O−ll
¢c−Lz ®fR−e B¢jz Ol¢Vl p¡j−el clS¡ håz −fR−el clS¡ L¡uc¡ S¡e−m ®M¡m¡
k¡uz h¡¢s¢Vl H ¢cLV¡u ®L¡eJ ®L¡m¡qm ®eCz i§a¤−s Ù¹ìa¡z O−ll ®fRe ¢cLV¡
®R−u B−R h¤−s¡ ¢pj N¡−R, …mÈ ma¡u, jl¡ f¡a¡uz H¢cLV¡u B¢j LMeJ B¢p e¡
p¡−fl i−u, ®R¡Vc¡ HLh¡l −Y¡ys¡ p¡f ®c−M¢R−me HC −T¡−fz nl¡g j¡j¡l ®fRe
®fRe ®q−yV ®T¡−f f¡ −gm¡l B−N h¢m nl¡g j¡j¡ HC S‰−m p¡f B−Rz
    – d¤l Xl¡Cp e¡z a¤C Bp−mC HLV¡ h¤Ü¤, HLV¡ ¢hm¡Cz Bu, a−l HLV¡ jS¡l
¢S¢ep ®cM¡Cu¡j, ®LE S¡−e e¡z nl¡g j¡j¡ Hje ¢e¢ÕQ−¿¹ −T¡−f N¡ X¤¢h−u ®ce
®ke ¢a¢e S¡−ee p¡f ®M¡f ph O¤¢j−u B−R N−aÑz
    –¢L ¢S¢ep, B−N LJz ®k−a CaÙ¹a L−l h¢mz

    –B−N LC−m jS¡C g¤l¡Cu¡ k¡Chz nl¡g j¡j¡ h−mez
    h¡C−l ®b−L BP¤m Y¤¢L−u clS¡ M¤−m nl¡g j¡j¡ ®ia−l ®Y¡−Le, HL ®c±−s
−T¡f f¡l q−u B¢jJ ®fRe ®fRez jS¡l ¢S¢ep¢V ®cM−a BaÈ¡ q¡−a ¢e−u p¡−fl
−T¡f f¡l q−u H−p¢R, HjeC ®m¡i Bj¡l nl¡g j¡j¡l ®N¡fe ¢S¢e−pz O−l
Y¤L−aC jl¡ Cyc¤−ll Nå e¡−L m¡−Nz nëJ ö¢e Cycl ®c±−s¡−e¡lz O−ll HLf¡−n
M¢s W¡p¡, B−lLf¡−n ®R¡V HL¢V ®Q±¢L f¡a¡ ®Lhmz B¢j iu f¡¢µR hm−m nl¡g
j¡j¡ k¢c h−me, a¤C HLV¡ h¤Ü¤, HLV¡ ¢hm¡C, HC i−u iu ®f−uJ h¢m e¡ iu
f¡¢µRz nl¡g j¡j¡l hs p¡qp, HL¡ HL¡ p¡l¡ nql O¤−l ®hs¡e, ec£l f¡−lJ Q−m


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k¡ez ay¡l p¡q−pl ¢c−L j¤‡a¡u Bl −ia−ll iu −ia−l m¤¢L−u ¢hoj −L±a§q−m
nl¡g j¡j¡−L ¢S−‘p L¢l
     –ec£l f¡−l ¢L g¢Vw ¢Vw B−R j¡j¡?
     ®Q±¢L−a f¡ T¤¢m−u h−p h−me ¢a¢e –e¡z
     –Bj¡−l ¢eu¡ k¡Ch¡ HL¢ce? L¡al L˜ Bj¡lz
     –a¤C Xl¡C¢h e¡? Bj¡l ®f−V ®M¡yQ¡ ®j−l BP¤−ml, h−mez
     –e¡z iu m¤¢L−u h¢mz
     –a¤C XElÉ¡z Xl¡C¢hz j¡b¡u Bj¡l Q¡¢V ®j−l h−me ¢a¢ez
     –¢hnÄ¡p Ll B¢j Xl¡Ca¡j e¡z B¢j ®a¡ hs qC¢R Hqe, Hqe B¢j Xl¡C e¡z
®T¡f f¡l q−a ®f−l¢R B¢j , B¢j ®Le iu f¡h, HlLj HL¢V ¢hnÄ¡p Ey¢L ®cu
h−m h¢mz
     –e¡ a¤C Xl¡C¢hz nl¡g j¡j¡ ®M¡m¡ clS¡M¡e¡ f¡ ¢c−u ®W−m hå L−l h−mez
     nl¡g j¡j¡l q¡a R¤−u h¢m – p¢aÉ ¢hcÉ¡ Bõ¡qlLpj, B¢j Xl¡Ca¡j e¡z
                       y
     – S¡uN¡V¡ i¡m¡z ®LE e¡Cz ®LE h¤Th e¡ Bjl¡ LCz nl¡g j¡j¡ h−mez
     ay¡l HlLj A−iÉp, qW¡v qW¡v Bs¡m q−u k¡e ph¡lz HLh¡l l¡æ¡O−ll
®fR−e Bj¡−L ®X−L ¢e−u h−m¢R−me HLV¡ jS¡l ¢S¢ep M¡C¢h?
     f−LV ®b−L −cnm¡C ®hl L−l HL¢V ¢QLe f¡Vöm¡l j¡b¡u B…e dl¡−mez
B…−e f¡Vöm¡l j¤M SÅmm Bl nl¡g j¡j¡ ¢pN¡−lV V¡e¡l ja V¡e ¢c−u HL j¤M
®d¡yu¡ −R−s SÅm¿¹ f¡Vöm¡¢V Bj¡l q¡−a ¢c−u hm−me – M¡z
     B¢jJ ®d¡yu¡ ®V−e j¤−M ¢e−u gy¤ L−l ®R−s ¢cC h¡a¡−pz
     h−me – L¡E−l LC¢h e¡ ®a¡!
     ®L−n j¡b¡ e¡s−a e¡s−a – e¡ h¢mz
     nl¡g j¡j¡ HlLj, h¡¢sl L¡E−L ®a¡u¡‚¡ L−le e¡z k¡ Ll¡l C−µR m¤¢L−u
Q¤¢L−u L−l k¡ez
     –e¡¢p−jl V¡L¡ ¢cu¡ ¢L LlR j¡j¡? A−eL¢c−el C−µR Bj¡l S¡e¡l,
     –j¡¢Vl a−m f¤yCa¡ l¡M¢Rz Bj¡−L fТa‘¡ e¡ L¢l−uC gV L−l h−m ®g−me
¢a¢ez
     B¢j HC p¤ep¡e S¡uN¡u, h¡¢sl ®LE S¡−e e¡ nl¡g j¡j¡ Bj¡−L Lb¡ ¢c−µRe
ec£ ®cM¡−a ®e−he, hm−Re j¡¢Vl a−m f¤y−a l¡M¡ V¡L¡l NÒf, k¡ ®Lhm Bj¡−LC
hm−Re ¢a¢e, Bl L¡E−L eu, ¢e−S−L Bl j¡b¡u ®N¡hl Am¡ −Y¢‰ −R¢s h−m j−e
qu e¡z
     –L¤e j¡¢Vl a−m? HC h¡¢sl?
     ¢gp¢g¢p−u ¢S−‘p L¢lz
     –qz kqe hs qCh¡j, HC V¡L¡ ¢cu¡ HLV¡ S¡q¡S ¢Leh¡jz j¡j¡ h−mez
     –S¡q¡S? Bj¡−l Qs¡Ch¡? je M¤¢n−a m¡g¡uz Bj¡l ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e aMe
¢hn¡m HL S¡q¡S, ec£ f¡l q−u p¡N−ll ¢c−L k¡−µRz B¢j S¡q¡−S ®i−p S−ml


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®Mm¡ ®cM¢R, ®l¡−c ¢QL ¢QL Ll−R l©−f¡¢m Smz HlLj HL¢V R¢h ®c−M¢Rm¡j
Jo¤d ®L¡Çf¡¢el HL LÉ¡−mä¡−ll f¡a¡uz
    nl¡g j¡j¡l ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ Bh¡l e¡−Qz q¡−a ay¡l f¡Vöm¡J ®eC, ®cnm¡CJ
®eCz f−L−V ®L¡eJ Q¤ðL B−R ¢L e¡ ®L S¡−ez Bj¡−cl Q¤ð−Ll ®Mm¡ ®cM¡−ae
j¡j¡z aMeJ Q¤ðL ¢L ¢S¢ep B¢j S¡¢e e¡z k¡c¤ ®cM¢h Bu, h−m q¡−a ®m¡q¡l
HL¢V n¡c¡j¡V¡ f¡a R¤x j¿¹l R¤x h−m ¢a¢e clS¡l Ls¡u, ¢VEh−u−ml X¡ä¡u,
h¡m¢a−a, S¡e¡m¡l ¢n−L ®R¡yu¡−µRe Bl h−p k¡−µRz B¢j q¡y q−u j¤‡ ®Q¡−M k¡c¤
®cM¢Rm¡jz B¢jJ nl¡g j¡j¡l ja R¤x j¿¹l R¤x h−m L¤¢s−u f¡Ju¡ HL¢V ®m¡q¡
clS¡u Ls¡u m¡N¡−a −Q−u¢Rm¡j, m¡−N¢ez nl¡g j¡j¡ Bj¡l L¡ä ®c−M q¡p−aez
    −Q¡−Ml h¡c¡¢j a¡l¡ e¡Q−R nl¡g j¡j¡l Bl ®Wy¡−Vl ¢Le¡−l HLlLj q¡¢p, k¡l
B¢j ¢WL Ae¤h¡c S¡¢e e¡z jS¡l ¢S¢epV¡ HC h¡l a−l ®cM¡C h−m HLV¡−e
Bj¡−L −Q±¢Ll Jfl öC−u ®ce j¡j¡z Bj¡l fl−e HL¢V L¤y¢QAm¡ l¢Pe q¡gfÉ¡¾V
öd¤z nl¡g j¡j¡ ®p¢V−L ®V−e ¢e−Q e¡¢j−u ®cez
    B¢j a¡‹hz q¡gfÉ¡¾V c¤'q¡−a Jf−l ®V−e h¢m – ¢L jS¡l ¢S¢ep ®cM¡Ch¡,
®cM¡Jz Bj¡−l mÉ¡wV¡ Ll LÉ¡?
     nl¡g j¡j¡ ay¡l nl£l−L q¡p−a q¡p−a Bj¡l Jf−l df¡n L−l ®g−m Bh¡l
®V−e e¡j¡e Bj¡l q¡gfÉ¡¾V Bl ¢e−Sl q¡gfÉ¡¾V M¤−m ay¡l e¤e¤ ®W−p d−le Bj¡l
N¡−uz h¤−L Q¡f ®m−N Bj¡l nÄ¡p BV−L b¡−Lz ®W−m ay¡−L pl¡−a −Qø¡ L¢l Bl
®Qy¢Q−u h¢m – HCV¡ ¢L Ll, pl nl¡g j¡j¡, plz
     N¡−ul ph n¢š² ¢c−u ®W−m ay¡−L HLQ¤m pl¡−a f¡¢l e¡z
     –jS¡l ¢S¢ep ®cq¡C−a Q¡C¢Rm¡j, HCX¡C jS¡l ¢S¢epz
     nl¡g j¡j¡ q¡−pe Bl p¡j−el f¡¢Vl cy¡−a L¡j−s l¡−Me ay¡l ¢e−Ql ®W¡yVz
     –HCV¡−l ¢L Lu S¡ep, −Q¡c¡Q¤¢cz c¤¢eu¡l ph¡C ®Q¡c¡Q¤¢c L−lz al j¡ h¡f
L−l, Bj¡l j¡ h¡f L−lz
     nl¡g j¡j¡l a¡yl e¤e¤ ®Wm−a b¡−Le ¢hoj ®S¡−lz Bj¡l ¢h¢µR¢l m¡−Nz nl−j
−Q¡M ®Y−L l¡¢M c¤'q¡−az
     qW¡v Cyc¤l ®c±−s¡u O−lz n−ë nl¡g j¡j¡ m¡¢g−u e¡−jez B¢j HL ®c±−s
q¡gfÉ¡¾V Jf−l ®V−e ®c±−s ®hl q−u k¡C Ol ®b−Lz ®T¡f f¡l q−a B¢j Bl
p¡−fl i−u CaÙ¹a L¢l e¡z Bj¡l h¤−Ll j−dÉ ps¡a ps¡a në qu, ®ke HLn
Cyc¤l ®c±−s¡−µRz nl¡g j¡j¡ ®fRe ®b−L Aá¤a Nm¡u h−me – L¡E−l LC¢h e¡z
LC−m ¢L¿º pîe¡nz




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     f¡s¡l ®R−ml¡ ¢j¢Rm ®pÔ¡N¡e ¢c−a ¢c−a hs l¡Ù¹¡ d−l k¡u ms−L ®m−‰
f¡¢LÙ¹¡e, h£l j¤S¡¢qc eJ ®S¡u¡e, Lh¤m ®j¡−cl S¡e fl¡e, Be−a q−h f¡¢LÙ¹¡e,
Be−a q−h f¡L ®L¡l¡ez j¡ H‚¡ ®c¡‚¡ ®Mm¡ ®g−m ®c±−s k¡e ¢j¢Rm ®cM−az
¢j¢Rm Q−m ®N−m j¡J m¡¢g−u h−me ms−L ®m−‰ f¡¢LÙ¹¡ez ¢LR¤ e¡ h¤−TC h−mez
qW¡v HL pL¡−m E−W ¢a¢e ®n¡−ee, i¡la ®b−L Cw−lS Q−m ®N−R, f¡¢LÙ¹¡e e¡−jl
HL¢V ®cn ¢j−m−R j¤pmj¡−elz f¡s¡l ®R−ml¡ −e−Q ®e−Q ¢j¢R−m N¡u f¡¢LÙ¹¡e
¢S¾c¡h¡cz Cú¤−m f¡¢LÙ¹¡−el SuN¡e ®nM¡−e¡ quz
    S£he ®kje ¢Rm, f¡¢LÙ¹¡e qh¡l fl ®ajeC ®b−L k¡u j¡'lz e¡¢pl¡h¡c
j¡â¡p¡u ¢ju¡i¡C B−NJ −kje ®k−ae, HMeJ k¡e; h¡¢s−a j¡'−L ®L¡l¡e n¢lg
fs¡®a p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡c¢S B−NJ ®kje Bp−ae, HMeJ B−pe; ag¡vV¡ ¢L qm
¢a¢e ®cM−a f¡e e¡z h¡S¡e jp¢S−c e¡j¡S fs−a ®k−ae f¡yQ−hm¡, HMeJ k¡ez
−LE ®a¡ Hp−h h¡d¡ ®cu¢e, a−h Bm ®L¡l¡e ea¤e L−l Be¡l SeÉ ®m¡L
®r−f¢Rm ®Le! j¡TM¡e ®b−L L£ qm, Ajm¡l¡ L¡yc−a L¡yc−a ¢q¾c¤Ù¹¡e Q−m ®Nmz
Jl¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l ¢ce j¡ LsCN¡R am¡u qah¡L c¡y¢s−u ¢R−mez h¡¢s Ol S¢jSj¡
S−ml c−l ¢h¢œ² L−l Q−m ®Nm Ajm¡l¡z j¡ Ajm¡l p−‰ pC ®f−a¢R−mez pC
Q−m ®N−m L¡l e¡ h¤L M¡y M¡y L−l! j¡'lJ L−l−Rz j¡ ®gl¡−a f¡−le¢e ¢LR¤, L¡lJ
Q−m k¡Ju¡z Cú¤m M¡¢m q−u ®Nm ®cM−a ®cM−a, ®L¡eJ ¢q¾c¤ ®j−u Bl Cú¤−m
B−p e¡z M¡¢m LÓ¡pO−l c¤'Q¡l−V j¤pmj¡e ®j−u aMe C¢aq¡p hCHl ea¤e AdÉ¡−u
f¡¢LÙ¹¡e Bj¡−cl ®cn, L¡u−c BSj ®j¡q¡Çjc Bm£ ¢Sæ¡q Bj¡−cl S¡¢al SeL
j¤MÙ¹ L−lz Rs¡ L¢ha¡l ea¤e ea¤e hC B−pz p−aɾcÐe¡b cš, ka£¾cÐ−j¡qe h¡N¢Ql
L¢ha¡l hc−m B−p ®N¡m¡j ®j¡Ù¹g¡, h−¾c Bm£ ¢ju¡l L¢ha¡z lh£¾cÐe¡−bl hc−m
L¡S£ eSl¦m Cpm¡jz j¡ ¢L¿º ®b−L ®b−LC BJs¡e B−Nl fs¡ L¢ha¡z Ajm¡l
¢c¢cl L¡−R ®nM¡ HLh¡l ¢hc¡u ®c e¡ O¤−l B¢p, q¡¢p q¡¢p fl−h¡ g¡y¢p j¡−N¡
®cM−h SNah¡p£ Ajm¡l¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l flJ, N¡e j¡z −kje S£he, ®ajeC Q−m,
®R¡V−R¡V c¤xM p¤−Mz f¤L¤−ll LQ¤¢lf¡e¡ p¢l−u B−NJ p¡ya¡l L¡V−ae, HMeJz
B−NJ ¢fy¢s −f−a h−p j¡−Rl ®T¡m ®j−M i¡a ®M−ae, HMeJz −cn hc−m k¡u,
j¡e¤o hcm¡u LC! Cw−l−Sl hc−m L¡h¤¢mAm¡ q¡y−V l¡Ù¹¡u, fl−c¢n h−mC J−cl
X¡−Le j¡z j¡'l ¢eiªa SN−a f¤a¤m…−m¡ B−Nl ja ö−u b¡−Lz ®Lhm j¡'l f¤a−ml¤
p−‰ ¢h−u qJu¡ Ajm¡l f¤a¤m¢V−L hs c¤xM£ c¤xM£ m¡−Nz j¡'l h¤−Ll S−m HL ¢j¢q
Lø ®N¡f−e p¡yal¡uz
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Ll−ae l−bl ®jm¡u ay¡−L ¢e−u k¡Ju¡l, f¤a¤m ¢L−e ®ch¡lz AhnÉ f¤a−ml nM
¢j−V k¡u, kMe lš²j¡w−pl HL¢V ®R−m S¾j¡u j¡'lz ®k hRl ®R−m S¾j¡u, ®p

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hRlC,h¡u¡æ pe, h¡wm¡ i¡o¡−L l¡øÌ i¡o¡l Ll¡l c¡¢h ¢e−u k¡l¡ ¢j¢Rm Ll¢Rm,
a¡−cl …¢m ®R¡y−s EcѤi¡o£l¡z j¤pmj¡e−l k¢c j¤pmj¡eC j¡−l, a¡C−m Bl ¢L
clL¡l B¢Rm j¤pmj¡−el Bmc¡ HLV¡ −cn h¡e¡¢el! j¡ i¡−hez
    ®R−ml¡ Ru cg¡l c¡¢h ¢e−u l¡Ù¹¡u ¢j¢Rm L−lz ®k l¡Ù¹¡ d−l ms−L ®m−‰
f¡¢LÙ¹¡−el ¢j¢Rm ®ka, ®p l¡Ù¹¡u l¡ØVÌi¡o¡ h¡wm¡ Q¡C, EcѤi¡o£ ¢ef¡a k¡L h−m
¢j¢Rm k¡uz ¢L BÕQkÑ, j¡ i¡−he, Hy−c¡ N¢ml ®ial, Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤Ll f¡−s
ay¡l h−p b¡L−a b¡L−aC ¢j¢R−ml Q¢lœ f¡−ÒV ®Nmz

    h¡¢s ®b−L je¤¢ju¡l ®c¡L¡−e pc¡C ¢Le−a ®k−a Bp−a Bj¡−cl N¢m−a
¢mL¢m−L HL¢V mð¡ ®R−m−L ®cMa¡j fСuCz f¡s¡l ph−Q−u ¢j¢ø hsC N¡R¢Vl
a−m ¢Rm a¡l ®R¡V HL ¢V−el Olz −fR−e AhnÉ hs h¡¢sz JM¡−e Jl j¡ Bl h¡¢L
i¡C ®h¡−el¡ b¡−Lz aMe h¡¢sl hs q−u k¡Ju¡ ®R−ml SeÉ h¡lh¡¢sl Ol¢V −R−s
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a¡−L ®cMa¡j ¢ge¢g−e n¡VÑ Bl e£m m¤¢‰ f−l HL¡ HL¡ N¢m−a q¡yV−a, O−ll
clS¡u c¡y¢s−u Bej−e ¢np h¡S¡−az Ha f¡L¡ f¡L¡ hsC T¤−m b¡La ®k B¢j
¢S−i Sm ¢e−u hsC N¡−Rl a−m ®k−a Bp−a ¢LR¤rZ c¡ys¡a¡jz hs C−µR qa f−s
b¡L¡ ¢LR¤ hlC L¤¢s−u ¢eCz ¢j¾V¤ k¢c −c−M Bh¡l Bj¡l L¡e j−m ®cu, ®pC i−u
B¢j ¢S−il Sm ¢S−i ¢e−u h¡¢s ¢gla¡jz f¡s¡l ®R−m¢f−ml¡ Bj¡−L ®cM−m L£
LC k¡J? N¡¢s−O¡s¡ ®cCMÉ¡ q¡C−VÉ¡ HlLj n¡c¡j¡V¡ ¢LR¤ q−mJ hmaz ¢j¾V¤
Bj¡−L ®cMa ®Lhm, ¢LR¤ hma e¡z J pñha M¤h m¡S¤L ¢Rmz f¡s¡u b¡−L, AbQ
f¡s¡l ®R−m−cl ja J−L ®cM−a m¡−N e¡, ®ke AeÉ ®L¡eJ ®c−nl, AeÉ ®L¡eJ
nq−ll, AeÉ ®L¡eJ f¡s¡l ®R−m ¢j¾V¤z H f¡s¡l L¡lJ p−‰ a¡l ®j−m e¡z −p HL¡
¢e−Sl p−‰ Lb¡ h−m ¢eT¤j c¤f¤−lz Qy¡c¢e l¡−a M¡¢m N¡−u L¡¢je£ N¡−Rl ¢e−Q ö−u
b¡−L HL¡z
    Eepš−l l¡Sh¡¢s Cú¤m R¡¢s−u Bj¡−L ¢hcÉ¡ju£ Cú¤−m i¢aÑ L¢l−u ®cJu¡
qmz ¢hcÉ¡ju£ Cú¤m¢V nq−ll j¢dÉM¡−e, Cú¤−ml X¡−e N¡¢‰e¡l f¡s, h¡y−u ea¤e
h¡S¡lz H Cú¤−m B−Nl Cú¤−ml ®Q−u c§lz ¢l„¡ L−l Cú¤−m ®k−a Q¡l Be¡,
Bp−a Q¡l Be¡, h¡h¡ …−e BVBe¡ fup¡ ¢c−u k¡e j¡'l q¡−az j¡ ®p fup¡
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pL¡m cnV¡ Ah¢c ®hy−d l¡−Me ByQ−ml M¤−Vz p¡−s cnV¡u Bj¡l Cú¤m h−pz ®k−a
Bp−a ®c¢M nql ®ke E−ÒV f−s B−R l¡Ù¹¡uz ¢Lm O¤¢p ®M−u nq−ll ®Qq¡l¡
Hh−s¡ ®bh−s¡z l¡Ù¹¡u CVf¡V−Lm, N¡−Rl …y¢sz ®j¡−s ®j¡−s c¡y¢s−u b¡−L f¤¢m−nl
N¡¢sz ®R¡Vc¡ fСuC Cú¤m L¡j¡C L−l ¢j¢R−m Q−m k¡ez Bj¡lJ C−µR L−l ®R¡Vc¡l
ja ¢j¢R−m ®k−az ®R¡Vc¡ l¡a L−l h¡¢s ®g−le, ay¡l h¡¢s e¡ ®gl¡ Ah¢c h¡h¡
f¡uQ¡¢l L−le E−W¡−ez j¡ q¡¢l−Le q¡−a c¡y¢s−u b¡−Le °hWLO−ll clS¡uz
®R¡Vc¡−L hm¡ q−u−R ¢j¢R−m e¡ ®k−az ¢a¢e h¡h¡ j¡'l ®j¡−V h¡dÉ ®R−m ee, c¡c¡

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®kjez c¡c¡−L dj−L h¢p−u l¡M¡ k¡u O−l, ¢L¿º ®R¡Vc¡−L h¡−N Be¡ j¤n¢Lm, g¡yL
®f−mC ¢a¢e f¡m¡ez
      −p¢ce Q¢î−n S¡e¤u¡¢lz pL¡m ®b−LC ¢j¢R−ml në öe¢Rz L¡−Ll¡ f¡s¡l
BL¡n L¡−m¡ L−l ®QyQ¡−µRz Ha L¡L J−s ®Le, j¡e¤oC h¡ ®R¡−V ®Le Ha ¢j¢R−ml
¢c−L! j¡ −kje ¢R−me l¡æ¡O−ll ¢fy¢s−a hp¡ M¡¢m f¡−u, H−m¡ Q¤−m, Bm¤b¡m¤
n¡¢s−a, e−M ¢fyu¡−Sl Nå, q¡−a jnm¡l c¡N, −ajeC ®c±−s −N−me N¢m −f¢l−u
O¤j¢VO−ll E−ÒV¡¢c−L hs l¡Ù¹¡l Jfl j¤L¤m−cl h¡¢sz h¡¢sl ®M¡m¡ h¡l¡¾c¡u
c¡ys¡−aC ®c−Me ¢Sm¡ Cú¤−ml ®h¡¢XÑw Hl f¡n ¢c−u, W¡ä¡l h¡−fl ¢S¢m¢fl ®c¡L¡e
f¡l q−u ®lmm¡C−el ¢c−L ®c±−s¡−µR j¡e¤oz j¡, j¤L¤−ml j¡, n¡qS¡q¡−el j¡,
n¢g−Ll j¡ R¤V−a b¡L¡ f¡s¡l ®R−m−cl b¡j¡−mez h¡l¡¾c¡u S−s¡ q−a m¡Nm f¡−u
q¡−a L¡y−d …¢m m¡N¡ ®o¡m p−a−l¡ hRl hup£ g¡l¦L, l¢gL, Q¾cez h¡¢sl ®ial
®b−L Bp−a m¡Nm h¡m¢a il¡ f¡¢e, ®XV−ml ¢n¢n, a¤−m¡z j¡'l¡ ®R−m−cl ra
j¤−R ¢c−u fl−el n¡¢s ¢Ry−s ®hy−d ¢c¢µR−me hÉ¡−äSz L¡E−L L¡E−L f¡¢W−u ¢c−me
¢l„¡ L−l ®p¡S¡ q¡pf¡a¡mz
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¢j¾V¤−cl h¡¢s−az h¡h¡l ®fRe ®fRe j¡, j¡'l ®fRe ®fRe B¢jz Bj¡−cl ®fR−e
f¡s¡l BlJ ®m¡Lz ¢j¾V¤l j¡'l j¤−Ml ¢c−L h¡h¡ Ll¦Z ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u¢R−me, ¢j¾V¤l
HLm¡ f−s b¡L¡ ¢V−el OlM¡e¡l ¢c−LJz
      L£ qC−R, ¢j¾V¤l ¢LR¤ qC−R? ¢j¾V¤l j¡ h¡h¡l q¡a d−l X¤L−l ®Ly−c EW−mez
¢a¢e Mhl ®f−u−Re B−NC ®k ¢j¢R−m ¢j¾V¤ ¢Rm ph¡l p¡j−e, N¡−u f¤¢m−nl …¢m
®m−N−R h−m ®m¡−Ll¡ q¡pf¡a¡−m ¢e−u ®N−R J−Lz h¡h¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p ®gm¢R−me M¡¢eL
fl fl, ¢LR¤ hm¢R−me e¡z Bjl¡ ¢Rm¡jC J h¡¢s−a c¡y¢s−uz ¢j¾V¤l −h¡e, je¤,
f¡s¡ L¡y¢f−u L¡yc¢Rmz j¡b¡l Jfl ¢RmC L¡−Ll L¡ L¡ L¡z f¡s¡l j¡−ul¡
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j¤Lm−cl h¡l¡¾c¡ ®b−L ¢g−l H−p f¡¢e Y¡m¢R−me −Ly−c −hyýn q−u fs¡ ¢j¾V¤l j¡'l
j¡b¡uz je¤ −b−L ®b−L j¡'−L hm¢Rm J Dc¤e Bf¡, Bj¡l i¡C−l k¡l¡ j¡l−R,
a¡−N¡−l B¢j M¤e Ll¦jz je¤ −h¢l−u ®k−a Q¡¢µRm h¡¢sl h¡C−lz j¡ a¡−L
−gl¡¢µR−me c¤'q¡−az je¤ ¢L L−l M¤e Ll−h M¤e£−clz M¤e£−cl q¡−a h¾c¤L, −LE ¢L
f¡−l M¡¢m q¡−a pnÙ» L¡lJ p−‰ k¤Ü Ll−a!
      f¡s¡l ®m¡−Ll¡ ¢j¾V¤l O−ll f¡−n c¡y¢s−u hm¡h¢m Ll¢Rm L£ L−l ¢j¢Rm
H−N¡¢µRm fö q¡pf¡a¡−ml f¡n ¢c−u, aMe hm¡ ®eC LJu¡ ®eC, L¡lJ ¢LR¤ h¤−T
JW¡l B−NC ¢âj ¢âj, ®R−ml¡ E−ÒV¡ ¢c−L ®c±−s¡m, ®Lhm ¢j¾V¤ f¡−l¢ez ¢j¾V¤−cl
h¡¢s−a aMe ¢is BlJ h¡s−Rz −M¡Le, h¡µQ¤, ýj¡u¤e ¢j¾V¤l i¡C…−m¡ ¢is ®W−m
h¡¢s−a Y¤Lmz ¢j¾V¤−LJ Be¡ qm, M¡¢Vu¡u n¡c¡ L¡f−s ®Y−Lz
      B¢j hlC N¡−Rl a−m c¡y¢s−u ®cM¢Rm¡j ¢j¾V¤l N¡ j¡b¡ Y¡L¡z Q¤fQ¡f m¡S¤L
®R−m¢V, ®k ®R−m pL¡−mJ clS¡u c¡y¢s−u ®b−L−R Ec¡p£e, e¡Ù¹¡ ®M−a h¡¢sl
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¢gl−Rz l¡æ¡O−l −Y−L −l−M¢R−me j¡ a¡yl ®R−ml e¡Ù¹¡z ¢j¾V¤ kMe ¢g−l Hm, aMeJ
a¡l e¡Ù¹¡ Y¡L¡z
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L¤−s¡−a C−µR L−l¢e ®p¢cez ®p¢ce −LE L¡e j−m ®c−h h−m iu ¢Rm e¡, ah¤ C−µR
L−l¢ez j¡'−L ®c−M¢R ¢j¾V¤l j¡'l j¡b¡u q¡a h¤¢m−u ®Q¡−Ml f¡¢e ®gm−a ®gm−a
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¢ehz ¢ce f¡ÒV¡Ch, ¢ce ¢WLC f¡ÒV¡Chz ¢j¾V¤ m¡n q−u h¡¢s ¢g−l Bp¡l fl f¡s¡l
j¡e¤oJ, ®Lhm ¢j¾V¤l BaÈ£ul¡ eu, −Ly−c−Rz ¢mL¢m−L ®R−m¢V−L j¡e¤o Ha
i¡mh¡pa Bj¡l S¡e¡ ¢Rm e¡z
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…¢m ay¡l X¡e h¡ý ®Oy−p E−s ®N−R ¢j¾V¤l h¤−Lz …¢m ®R¡Vc¡l h¤−LJ m¡N−a f¡laz
®p¢ce ®R¡Vc¡J jl−a f¡l−aez
     ¢j¾V¤−L BL¤u¡l LhlM¡e¡u Lhl ®cJu¡ qm ®p¢cez f¡s¡u Ha ¢ho¡c Hl
B−N B¢j LMeJ ®c¢M¢ez ¢h−L−m h¡µQ¡l¡ ®Mm−a ®Nm e¡ j¡−Wz hsl¡ N¢ml l¡Ù¹¡l
¢Le¡−l ®N¡m q−u c¡y¢s−u −b−L ¢eQ¤ Nm¡u Lb¡ hmmz ®ke f¤−l¡ f¡s¡ ®p¢ce Bl
M¡−h e¡, c¡−h e¡, q¡p−h e¡, ®Mm−h e¡, O¤−j¡−h e¡z
     L'¢ce fl ®nM j¤¢Sh H−me ¢j¾V¤−cl h¡¢s−az ®p L£ ¢is ®nM j¤¢Sh−L
®cM−az ®R¡Vc¡ h−m¢R−me Bq¡ −p¢ce B¢j jl−m Bj−N¡l h¡¢s−a ¢is qCa,
®cM−a ®nM j¤¢Sh Bpaz f¤¢m−nl …¢m−a ®p¢ce ¢j¾V¤l hc−m ¢e−Sl jlZ q−mC
¢a¢e M¤¢n q−aez jªa¤É qm e¡ h−m L¡E−L Hje q¡ ¢f−aÉn Ll−a B¢j Bl ®c¢M¢ez
     B¢jJ ®cM−a ¢N−u¢Rm¡j ®nM j¤¢Sh−Lz q¡S¡l ®m¡−Ll ¢i−s ®nM j¤¢Sh−L
®cM¡ Q¡¢–M¡¢e Lb¡ euz fÐbj f¡−ul BP¤−ml Jfl il ®l−M, Hlfl C−Vl Jfl
CV ®l−M a¡l Jfl, Hlfl ®cu¡−m, fÐbj ¢eQ¤ ®cu¡m f−l f−s jl¡l iu a¤µR L−l
EyQ¤ ®cu¡−m c¡y¢s−u ®no Ah¢c ®c−M¢Rm¡j ®nM j¤¢Sh−Lz N¡−u L¡−m¡ ®L¡V, Qnj¡
fl¡ mð¡ HL¢V ®m¡Lz ®cM−a Bj¡−cl f¡s¡l p¡q¡hE¢Ÿ−el jaz p¡q¡hE¢Ÿe−L
®cM−a ®a¡ Ha ®m¡−Ll ¢is qu e¡! −nM j¤¢Sh e¡−jl j¡e¤o¢V ®ke p¡a Bpj¡e
®b−L ®e−j H−p−Re H f¡s¡u, ®ke ¢a¢e ¢WL Bl ph¡l ja j¡e¤o eez ®nM j¤¢Sh
¢j¾V¤l j¡'l j¡b¡u q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢c¢µR−mez hlC am¡u ®p¢ceJ f−s ¢Rm ¢j¢ø ¢j¢ø
hlCz hlC L¤−s¡−e¡l ®L¡eJ C−µR Bj¡l qu¢e ®p¢ceJz
     j¡e¤−ol ¢eujC HC, j¡e¤o ®h¢n¢ce −n¡L hC−a f¡−l e¡z j¡p f¡l qu¢e,
Bh¡l −k k¡l S£h−e ¢g−l ®Nmz j¡−W ®Mm−a öl¦ Llm h¡µQ¡l¡, f¤l¦−ol¡ b−m i−l
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E−W¡−e f¡¢V ®f−a q¡¢l−L−el B−m¡u c¤−m c¤−m fs−a b¡Lm¡j Bj¡−cl ®R¡V ec£
Q−m h¡y−L h¡y−L, °hn¡M j¡−p a¡l q¡yV¤Sm b¡−Lz
    ®Lhm LhlM¡e¡l f¡n ¢c−u −k−a, J¢VC ¢Rm Bj¡l Cú¤−m k¡Ju¡l, je¤ ¢ju¡l
¢Lð¡ W¡ä¡l h¡−fl ®c¡L¡−e k¡Ju¡l fb, j¡ −kje h−m¢R−me, c¤'q¡a j¤−W¡ L−l
j¡b¡ ¢eQ¤ L−l ¢exn−ë ®qy−V¢Rz j¡ h−me¢e, ¢L¿º −L¡b¡J g¤m −g¡V¡ ®L¡eJ N¡R

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®cM−m, ®p k¡l h¡¢sl g¤mC ®q¡L, ¢Ry−s ®c±−s ¢c−u H−p¢R ¢j¾V¤l h¡yd¡−e¡ Lh−lz
Bj¡l j−e qa ¢j¾V¤ OË¡Z f¡−µR ®p g¤−mlz

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®cuz f§hÑ f¡¢LÙ¹¡−el ü¡uaÅ n¡p−el c¡¢h a¤−m −R−ml¡ l¡Ù¹¡u e¡j−RCz f¡¢LÙ¹¡e
plL¡l L'¢ce fl flC p¡l¡ ®c−n L¡l¢gE ¢c−µR, h¡C−l ®h−l¡−e¡ j¡e¡, hÔÉ¡LBEV
®O¡oZ¡ Ll−R, h¡¢sOl AåL¡l L−l h−p b¡L−a quz ph n¡p−Ll HL Q¢lœ, j¡
i¡−hez Cw−l−Sl ®Q−u f¢ÕQj f¡¢LÙ¹¡¢el¡ Lj Ae¡Q¡l Ll−R e¡! f§−hl de f¢ÕQ−j
f¡Q¡l q−u k¡−µR, H ¢WL i¡l−al de Cw−lS ®kje S¡q¡S i−l ¢e−u ®N−R ¢e−S−cl
®c−nz f¡¢LÙ¹¡e ¢c−u j¡'l q−h ¢L! ®cn ®i−P BlJ V¤L−l¡ ®q¡L, −cn L¡−L M¡L,
¢Q−m ¢eL, ¢LR¤ ay¡l k¡u B−p e¡, ¢a¢e ay¡l ®R−m−cl ¢j¢R−m jl−a ¢c−a Q¡e e¡z
−R−m ®j−u R¡s¡ ay¡l Bl B−R ¢L! H−cl ¢e−u cy¡s¡h¡l j¡¢V k¢c ¢a¢e f¡e, a¡C
k−bøz ®mM¡fs¡ S¡e−m ¢a¢e ®L¡eJ Q¡L¢l ®f−a f¡l−ae, ®k ®L¡eJ HL¢V Q¡L¢l,
a¡q−mC ¢el¦š¡f h¡h¡−L ¢a¢e j¤¢š² ¢c−ae, Abh¡ ¢e−S j¤¢š² ®f−aez ®R¡Vc¡−L
¢e−u HLh¡l ®l−m Q−s Y¡L¡ Q−m ¢N−u¢R−me Q¡L¢l M¤yS−a, Y¡L¡ nq−ll h¡a¡−p
e¡¢L i§¢l i§¢l Q¡L¢l J−s, q¡a h¡s¡−mC dl¡ k¡uz Y¡L¡l HL q¡pf¡a¡−m e¡−pÑl
Q¡L¢l Q¡C−m Laªfr hm−me ýV L−l ®a¡ Bl e¡−pÑl Q¡L¢l ®S¡−V e¡, BlJ
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−L−V¢R−me – Lu e¡, p¤−M b¡L−m i¤−a ¢Lm¡u!
    ®R¡Vc¡−L ®Q¡−Ml Bs¡m Ll−a iu qu j¡'lz ¢j¾V¤l ja ®R¡Vc¡J k¢c …¢m
®M−u j−le HL¢ce! ¢ejf¡a¡l ®a−a¡u c¤d R¡s¡−e¡ ®R−ml SeÉ j¡"l h¤−Ll ®ial
VeVe L−l j¡'lz f¡yQ R' hRl hu−pJ ®R¡Vc¡l h¤−Ll c¤d M¡Ju¡l A−iÉp k¡u¢ez
e¡¢e h−m¢R−me h¤¢ea ¢ejf¡a¡ h¡CV¡ ®c, a¡C−mC ®Rs¡ h¤¢e M¡Ju¡ R¡shz a¡C
L−l−Re j¡, ¢ejf¡a¡l lp −j−M ®l−M−Re ®h¡yV¡u, −ke ¢S−i ®a−a¡ ü¡c ®f−a
®f−a c¤d M¡Ju¡l nM k¡u −R−mlz −R¡Vc¡ Lb¡ h−m−ReJ ®c¢l L−l, c¤'hRl f¡l
L−lJ h¡ B h¡ B Ll−ae h¡h¡ hm−a ¢N−uz LÓ¡p ¢p−„ i¢aÑ q−a ®N−m Cú¤−ml
−qXj¡ØV¡l HL¢V fÐnÀC L−l¢R−me h¡e¡e Ll ®a¡ f¤lú¡l, −R¡Vc¡ f¤p f¡p f¡p,
f¡p f¡p f¤p, Øf¤ Øf¡ f¤p h−m q¡y¢f−u q¡m ®R−s ¢c−u¢R−mez −qXj¡ØV¡−ll p−‰
h¡h¡l M¡¢al ¢Rm h−m ®R¡Vc¡−L i¢aÑ L−l ®ee Cú¤−mz ®R¡Vc¡−L q¡aO¢s Bl
SÉ¡¢j¢a h„ ¢L−e ¢c−u h¡h¡ h−m¢R−me −mM¡fs¡u i¡m Ll−m HLV¡ p¡C−Lm
f¡Ch¡z ®R¡Vc¡ q¡aO¢s q¡¢l−u ®gm−me ¢ae¢c−el ¢ce, Bl L¡yV¡LÇf¡p hÉhq¡l
Ll−a m¡N−me h¡¢sl ph¡l c¡y−a BVL¡ j¡wp ®a¡m¡l L¡−Sz c¡c¡−L ®c−M ay¡lJ
HL¢ce nM q−u¢Rm Bj¡l j¡ØV¡l p¡S¡lz hC M¤−m Bj¡−L hm−me
     fs, ¢fys¡ ¢fys¡ LuV¡ ¢Xj
     HLV¡ c¤CV¡ ¢aeV¡ ¢Xjz


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   c¡c¡ ö−e qy¡ q−u b¡−Lez Lf¡−m i¤l¦ a¤−m h−me HC HC ¢L fs¡p, ¢fys¡ ¢fys¡
Lp LÉ¡e, HCX¡ a ¢fyfs¡ ¢fyfs¡ LuV¡ ¢Xjz
    −R¡Vc¡ mLmL L−l hs q−u k¡Ju¡l flJ j¡ ay¡−L ®L¡−ml ®R−mC j−e
Ll−aez −R¡Vc¡C, j¡ BnwL¡ Ll−ae, q−he N−hV ®N¡−Rl ¢LR¤z ¢L¿º c¡c¡C q−me
n¡¿¹ ¢nø, p¡a Q−s l¡ ®eCz −R¡Vc¡ E−ÒV¡z Cú¤m ®b−L e¡¢mn B−p, ®R−m ¢X¢p¢fÔe
j¡−e e¡z
    –¢L ®l ¢X¢p¢fÔe j¡ep e¡ öem¡j!
   −R¡Vc¡l L¡−el m¢a d−l ®V−e O−l H−e ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡l Jfl a¡l¡ ®l−M ¢S−‘p
L−le h¡h¡z
   –j¡¢e j¡¢ez −R¡Vc¡ l¡−N pn−ë nÄ¡p ®R−s h−mez
   –al pÉ¡−ll¡ a¡C−m ¢jR¡ Lb¡ Lu! h¡h¡ h−mez
   −R¡Vc¡ ¢c¢hÉ h−m ¢c−me – qz
   N¡−m L−o b¡ès ®j−l h¡h¡ h−me – Cú¤−ml ®l¢XJ i¡PRp LÉ¡e?
   −R¡Vc¡ g¤y−p E−W h−me – B¢j ®l −l ¢XJ öea¡¢R, HL ®Rs¡ BCu¡ ®l¢XJ
L¡L¡Cs¡ mC−a Q¡C¢Rmz a¡C i¡P¢Rz
    –h¡ h¡, p¤¾cl k¤¢š² ¢cR! Ha p¤¾cl k¤¢š² Bj¡l ®R−ml, ®R−m−l Hqe j¡b¡u
a¤Cm¡ e¡Q−a quz B¢j l¡Ca¢ce f¢lnÐj L¢l, ®R−m−j−u−cl j¡e¤o Ll¡l SÚCeÉz
®R−m−j−ul¡ ®ke ®mM¡fs¡ LCl¡ j¡e¤−ol ja j¡e¤o quz Bl Hl¡ k¢c Aj¡e¤oC qu,
¢L−pl Ha M¡V¡M¡V¢e! ®R¡Vc¡l O¡s d¡‚¡ ¢c−u fs¡l ®V¢h−m f¡¢W−u h¡h¡ h−me –
j¡−ul BnL¡l¡ f¡Cu¡ ®R−mX¡ eø qCu¡ k¡Ca¡−Rz
    H h¡¢s−a −LE HLh¡l j¡l ®M−m a¡l SeÉ QjvL¡l Ef−Y±Le A−fr¡ L−l
b¡−Lz −R¡Vc¡ h¡h¡l q¡−al j¡l M¡Ju¡l fl¢ceC h¡h¡l L¡R ®b−L V¡L¡ ¢e−u j¡
¢œ²−L−Vl hÉ¡V hm ¢L−e ¢c−me ®R¡Vc¡−Lz ®pC hÉ¡V AhnÉ ¢a¢e h−m j¡l¡l ®Q−u
O−ll ®Qu¡l ®V¢h−m −j−l Be¾c ®f−ae ®h¢nz −R¡Vc¡l ¢j¢R−m k¡Ju¡l Mhl
f¡Ju¡l fl ®b−LC j¡'l ea¤e Bhc¡l ®R−m−L ¢NV¡l ¢L−e ¢c−a q−h, N¡e h¡Se¡
¢e−u fs−m ¢j¢Rm ¢j¢Vw ®b−L −R¡Vc¡l je EW−h, HC Bn¡z h¡h¡ HLM¡e¡
q¡Ju¡Ce ¢NV¡l ®Le¡l V¡L¡ ®ce, ¢NV¡l ¢L−e ¢NV¡−ll qm¤c HLM¡e¡ S¡j¡J ¢e−Sl
q¡−a h¡¢e−u ®ce j¡z ®R¡Vc¡l fТa j¡'l Bcl c¡c¡l −Q¡−M f−s, ¢a¢e j¡'®L h−me
Bj¡−l HLV¡ ®hq¡m¡ ¢LCe¡ ¢c−a Lez
  –a¤C Lz al ¢L j¤−q l¡J e¡C? j¡'l ü−l ¢hl¢š²z
    c¡c¡ Q¤f−p k¡ez h¡h¡l L¡−R ®hq¡m¡ Q¡Ju¡l p¡qp c¡c¡l ®eCz ¢a¢e q¡a f¡
…¢V−u O−l h−p BP¤−m −V¢hm W¤−L a¡m −ce ¢e−SC ¢e−Sl N¡−ez N¡e c¡c¡l
HL¢VC, Q¡l hRl hu−p −k¢V ¢n−M¢R−me j¡'l L¡−RHLh¡l ¢hc¡u ®c j¡, O¤−l
B¢pz ®R¡Vc¡ ¢NV¡−l p¡ ®l N¡ j¡ ¢n−M Qm¢a ¢p−ej¡l N¡e h¡S¡−a öl¦ L−lez
fТaj¡−p ®R¡Vc¡l ¢NV¡−ll j¡ØV¡−ll ®ha−el V¡L¡l SeÉ q¡a f¡−ae j¡z
fТaj¡−pC V¡L¡ −cJu¡l B−N h¡h¡ h−me – −mq¡fs¡ Lac§l Lla¡−R Mhl ¢eR?
e¡¢L N¡e h¡Se¡ ¢eu¡ b¡L−m Jl S£he Qmh? ¢aeV¡ fСC−iV j¡ØV¡l l¡CM¡ ¢c¢R–

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A−ˆl, Cw¢m−nl, p¡C−¾plz ¢WLja j¡ØV¡−ll L¡−R k¡u ¢L e¡ S¡−e¡? l¡Ca LuV¡
fkÑ¿¹ f−s? p¤−mM¡l j¡'l ®R−m…m¡ l¡Ca cnV¡ fkÑ¿¹ f−sz
  ¢NV¡−ll j¡ØV¡−ll V¡L¡ fТaj¡−pC h¡h¡ R¤y−s ®ce ®V¢h−m, ¢hR¡e¡u, ®j−Tuz
Bl ¢ae j¡ØV¡−ll V¡L¡ j¡ØV¡l−cl h¡¢s ¢N−u ¢c−u B−pez

    h¡h¡−L ¢WL h¤−T EW−a f¡−le e¡ j¡z Ha S¢Vm Q¢lœ Bl ®L¡eJ pwp¡−l
B−R h−m j¡'l j−e qu e¡z HC j−e qu, pwp¡−ll SeÉC ay¡l M¡V¡M¡V¢e, p¿¹¡−el
j‰−ml SeÉ ph ES¡s L−l ¢c−µRe Bh¡l j−e qu pwp¡−ll L¡lJ SeÉ ay¡l
®L¡eJ j¡u¡C ®eC, −m¡−L j¾c hm−h h−m ¢a¢e pwp¡l e¡−jl HL¢V ®m¡L ®cM¡−e¡
¢S¢ep q¡−a ®l−M−Re, Bp−m l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj−L S£he p−yf−Re h¡h¡z Bh¡l, h¡h¡
®k¢ce Bj¡eE−Ÿ±m¡−L j¡c¡¢leNl ®b−L H−e Bj¡−cl h¡¢s−a JW¡−me, Q−Vl
b−m L−l HL ®p−ll S¡uN¡u c¤'−pl M¡¢pl j¡wp ¢e−u h¡¢s ¢gl−me, ®Qð¡l ®b−L
pL¡m pL¡m ¢g−l j¡'−L hm−me – −N¡paV¡ ®h¢n LCl¡ ¢fyu¡S ¢cu¡ i¤e¡ Ll, Bl
m¡En¡L l¡−å¡ ¢pj ¢cu¡, f¡CeÉ¡ X¡−ml hc−m X¡Cm QµQ¢s Ll – j¡'l j−e qm
®ke pLm M¡V¡M¡V¢e Bp−m j¡c¡¢leN−ll j¡e¤o−cl SeÉz
    −p l¡−a c¡c¡−cl L¡−R ®X−L h¡h¡ h−m¢R−me – ®a¡j¡−cl ®mM¡fs¡l Mhl
¢L? j¡ØV¡−ll L¡−R fs−a k¡J ¢WLja?
     c¡c¡l j¡b¡ T¤−m b¡−L O¡−s, ®j−Tu h¤−s¡ BP¤m Op−a Op−a h−me – q k¡Cz
     –−Mm¡ ®h¢n e¡ fs¡ ®h¢n, L¤eV¡ Ll? h¡h¡ ¢S−‘p L−lez
     −k Ešl¢V ¢a¢e öe−a Q¡e, c¡c¡ a¡C ®n¡e¡e – fs¡z
     −mM¡fs¡ L−l −k, −p ¢L L−l?
     –N¡¢s−O¡s¡ Q−sz c¡c¡ Ešl ®ce, ®Q¡M −j−Tuz
     –Bl a¤¢j? −R¡Vc¡l ¢c−L ®Q¡M ®gl¡ez
     ®R¡Vc¡ h−me – N¡ N¡¢s−O¡s¡ Q−sz
     ö−e B¢j hm−a ®Q−u¢Rm¡j – h¡h¡ a ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−Rz h¡h¡ ®a¡ ®O¡s¡−aJ
Q−s e¡z jVl N¡¢s−aJ e¡z Q−s ¢l„¡uz
     hm¡ qu e¡z në ¢N−m ®gm¡l üi¡h Bj¡l, ¢N−m −g¢mz
     – ýjz Bj¡−cl h¡¢s−a HLV¡ ea¤e ®m¡L BC−R, Bj¡e¤−Ÿ±m¡ e¡jz ®p
®a¡j¡−cl ¢L qu? L¡L¡ quz ®a¡j¡−cl ¢L qu ®p?
    −R¡Vc¡ O−ll b¡−j ®qm¡e ¢c−u hm−me – L¡L¡ quz
    –L¡L¡ qu, ¢WLz h¡h¡ ®R¡Vc¡−L −V−e p¡j−e c¡ys L¢l−u hm−me – HCi¡−h
c¡ys¡C−a qu, ®p¡S¡ qCu¡z
    –Bl HC ®k, a¤¢j HC¢c−L B−p¡ h−m Bj¡−L X¡−Lez
    –a¤¢j ®a¡j¡l L¡L¡−l ®cMR? Bj¡l i¡C−l?
     j¡b¡ e¡¢s B¢jz qÉy¡ ®c−M¢Rz
     –¢WL B−R, ph¡C fs−a hJ ¢Nu¡z i¡a l¡å¡ qC−m M¡Ch¡z L¡L¡−l mCu¡
M¡Ch¡z L¡L¡ Bfe ®m¡Lz h¤TR ¢L LC¢R?

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    c¡c¡ i¡m R¡−œl ja j¡b¡ ®e−s h−me – h¤T¢Rz
    Bj¡e L¡L¡l SeÉ M¢sl O−ll M¢s p¢l−u ®Q±¢L Bl ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l ®f−a
¢c−me h¡h¡z ay¡−L nq−ll HL L−m−S i¢aÑ L¢l−u ¢c−u h¡h¡ h¡¢s−a S¡¢e−u
¢c−me HMe ®b−L L¡L¡ H h¡¢s−a b¡L−hez ay¡l MlQf¡¢a ph h¡h¡C ®c−hez
    –¢e−Sl ®R−m ®j−u B−Rz Ha MlQ f¤o¡Ch¡ ®Lj−e a¤¢j? h¡h¡l B−u¡Se
®c−M h−m¢R−me j¡z
    h¡h¡ h−m−Re – f¤o¡C−a qChz ¢e−Sl j¡−ul ®f−Vl i¡C kMez B¢j a Bl
i¡C−l ®gm¡Cu¡ ¢c−a f¡¢l e¡z Bl J b¡L−m a¤j¡lJ m¡i qCmz h¡S¡l pc¡CV¡
J−l ¢cu¡C Ll¡C−a f¡lh¡z
   –h¡S¡l pc¡C ®a¡ ®e¡j¡e L¡j¡mC, hs qC−R, Ll−a f¡−lz j¡ W¡ä¡ Nm¡u
h−mez
    fl¢ce j¡'l SeÉ HL¢V R¡f¡ p¤¢a n¡¢s ¢L−e B−ee h¡h¡z j¡ M−ul O−p
HL¢V f¡e M¡e ®p¢cez ®W¡yV m¡m V¤LV¤L L−l, ea¤e n¡¢s¢V f−l h¡h¡l N¡ ®Oy−p
¢hR¡e¡u h−p h−me – L¡f−sl h¡CeV¡ M¤h i¡m¡z
    n¡¢s¢V j¡'®L −Lje j¡e¡−µR Hph Lb¡u e¡ ¢N−u h¡h¡l hÉ¡L¤m fÐnÀz –Bj¡e−l
M¡Je ¢cR?
       §
    j¤q−aÑ j¡'l h¤−L HL¢V L¡yV¡ H−p ®hy−dz Bp−m ¢L h¡h¡l HC Bcl, −p¡q¡N
phC Bj¡e L¡L¡l ®ke i¡m ®cM¡−n¡e¡ L−le j¡, ®p L¡l−Z! ®m¡−L Q¡Ll h¡Ll−L
j¡−T j¡−T HV¡ JV¡ ¢c−u p¿ºø l¡−M ®ke Q¡Ll i¡m l¡y−d h¡−s, ®ke ¢hnÄÙ¹ b¡−L
j¢e−hl! ¢e−S−L H pwp¡−l HL c¡p£ R¡s¡ j¡'l Bl ¢LR¤ j−e qu e¡z j¡'l p¤M
¢L−p, ¢L−p Ap¤M h¡h¡ a¡l Mhl l¡−Me e¡z Bj¡e L¡L¡ h¡¢s−a Bp¡l ¢ce p¡−aL
fl j¡ HLh¡l h−m¢R−me –p¤−mM¡l j¡'l h¡¢s−a ®a¡j¡−l Bl Bj¡−l c¡Ju¡a
¢c−R, p¤−mM¡l ¢hu¡z Qm k¡Cz
    h¡h¡ p¡g hm−me – e¡z
   j¡ f£s¡¢f¢s Ll−m ¢hlš² ü−l hm−me – ®VL¡ l¡−M¡, k¡ Efq¡l ¢Le¡l, ¢LCe¡
a¤¢j HLm¡ k¡Jz
    HlLj HL Aá¤a j¡e¤−ol p−‰ S£he k¡fe L−le j¡z −m¡−L S¡−e ¢a¢e
X¡š²¡−ll hE, −m¡−L S¡−e p¤−M VCVð¤l ay¡l S£h−el ®Q±h¡µQ¡z ®Lhm ¢a¢e S¡−ee
h¡h¡l nl£l ®b−L ®i−p Bp¡ AeÉ HL e¡l£l Nå ay¡l ph p¤M üfÀ d¤−m¡u E¢s−u
¢c−u−R, ¢a¢eC S¡−ee nlj m‹¡ b¤−u nl£l ®j−m ®cJu¡l flJ h¡h¡ ¢hR¡e¡u f¡n
                                                Ä
¢g−l O¤−j¡e, ay¡l ¢eOѤj l¡−al p‰£ qu −Lhm c£OÑn¡pz
    ®R¡Vc¡−L p−‰ ¢e−u p¤−mM¡l ¢h−u ®M−u B−pe j¡z j¡ p¡l¡ h¡¢sl ¢i−sl j−dÉ
hs HL¡ ®h¡d L−lez h¡h¡ l¡−a ®g−le …e…e N¡e N¡C−a N¡C−a, ¢Si m¡m f¡−el
l−pz ®V¢h−ml h¡s¡ i¡a ®p l¡−a ®R¡ye e¡ h¡h¡z L¤e ®h¢Xl h¡¢sa ®bCL¡ M¡Cu¡
BCR ®k i¡a M¡C−a hJ e¡? j¡ Lb¡l a£l ®R¡y−se h¡h¡l ¢c−Lz
    h¡h¡ ®q−p h−me – c¡Ju¡a B¢Rm HL l¦¢Nl h¡¢saz
    –f¤l¦o l¦¢N e¡¢L ®j−u l¦¢N? ¢hR¡e¡u c q−u ö−u j¡ h−mez

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     – l¦¢N l¦¢NCz f¤l¦o Bl ®j−u L£! h¡h¡ dj−L h−mez
     – ACa¡ Q¡m¡¢L B¢j h¤¢Tz l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj a¤j¡l l¦¢NC B¢Rmz B¢Rm e¡? ®ql
¢hRe¡ ®bCL¡ a¤j¡−l B¢j a¤Cm¡ B¢e e¡C? Be¢Rz Bj¡−l plm pqS f¡Cu¡ a¤¢j
k¡ CµR¡ a¡C LCl¡ k¡Ca¡Rz h−m j¡ c£OÑn¡Ä p ®g−mez
    j¡'l f¡−n pV¡e ö−u h¡h¡ h−me – k¡ CµR¡ Ll−a f¡l−m a i¡mC ¢Rmz Ll−a
f¡¢l LC!
    pL¡−m ®R¡Vc¡l ¢NV¡−l a¤¢j ¢L ®c−MR Li¤, S£h−el fl¡Su! c¤−Ml cq−e
Ll¦Z ®l¡c−e ¢a−m ¢a−m a¡l ru, N¡−el p¤l ö−e h¡h¡ m¡¢g−u ¢hR¡e¡ R¡−sez
®i−p Bp¡ p§−ll p−‰ ¢a¢e N¡C−a b¡−Le – fТa¢ce La Mhl B−p ®k L¡N−Sl
f¡a¡ i−l, S£he f¡a¡l A−eL Mhl l−u k¡u A−N¡Q−lz
    j¡ b¡m¡u L−l q¡aNs¡ l¦¢V Bl ¢Xj-®f¡Q ¢e−u O−l Y¤−L h¡h¡−L N¡e N¡C−a
®c−M QjL¡ez Jq, j¡−L BlJ Qj−L ¢c−u h¡h¡ h−me, L¡j¡m a i¡mC h¡S¡uz
N¡eV¡−a H−Lh¡−l Bj¡l j−el Lb¡ LC−Rz öeR!
    −pC pL¡−m q¡pf¡a¡−m k¡Ju¡l B−N h¡h¡ ®R¡Vc¡−L ®X−L hm−me – L¤e
j¡ØV¡−ll L¡−R ¢NV¡l ¢nM a¤¢j! j¡p a ®no, V¡L¡ m¡Nh e¡ j¡ØV¡−ll! La V¡L¡!
   h−m j¡¢ehÉ¡N M¤−m V¡L¡ ®hl L−l ¢c−me ®R¡Vc¡l q¡−az ®R¡Vc¡l p¡l¡ j¤−M
Ef−Q f−s M¤¢nz h¡h¡ hm−me – i¡m LCl¡ ®mM¡fs¡ e¡ Ll−m, M¡¢m N¡e h¡Se¡
mCu¡ b¡L−m Qmh! N¡e h¡Se¡ ¢L ®a¡j¡−l M¡Je ¢ch! pL¡−m ®hÐeX¡ f¢l×L¡l
b¡−Lz pL¡−m fs−a hph¡z HLV¡ l¦¢Ve LCl¡ mJz M¡Ju¡l pju M¡Ju¡z fs¡l
pju fs¡z N¡e h¡Se¡l pju N¡e h¡Se¡z
    ®L¡b¡u HL ASf¡s¡Ny¡−ul l¡M¡m ®R−m nq−ll hs q¡pf¡a¡−ml plL¡¢l
X¡š²¡l q−u ®Nm! S£h−e Ha pgm q−uJ fl¡S−ul, c¤x−Ml HC N¡e¢V h¡h¡l i¡m
m¡Nm, j¡ h¤−T f¡e e¡, ®Lez j¡'l ¢q−n−h ®j−m e¡ ¢LR¤Cz j¡e¤o¢V f¡b−l Ns¡,
Bh¡l j−e qu, L¡c¡uz
    −pl¡−a h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−m j¡ Ly¤¢Q ®L−V n¡¢s f−se, f¡e ®M−u ®Wy¡V m¡m L−l
h¡h¡−L q¡af¡M¡u h¡a¡p Ll−a Ll−a, h¡h¡ kMe l¡−al M¡h¡l M¡e, Bj¡−L
hm−me k¡ al e¡¢el O−l O¤j¡ ¢Nu¡z
    e¡¢el O−l k¡Ju¡l Lb¡u m¡¢g−u JW¡ ®j−u B¢j, j¡ a¡C S¡−eez ¢L¿º Ah¡L
qe ö−e kMe hm¡l flJ B¢j J O−ll ¢c−L R¤¢V e¡z
    j¡ Bh¡l h−me –- k¡ al e¡¢el O−l O¤j¡C−a k¡z
    B¢j j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢m – e¡z
    j¡ Q¢L−a O¡s ®gl¡e Bj¡l ¢c−L – ¢L ®l, k¡C¢h e¡ a¤C!
    B¢j Øfø ü−l e¡ h¢mz
    –¢L qC−R al? ®LE j¡l−R? V¤V¤, nl¡g, ®gm¤ ®LE?
    M¡−Vl −l¢mwHl L¡W ®b−L f¤¢Xw a¤m−a a¤m−a e−M, h¢m – e¡z
    –e¡, a¡C−m k¡p e¡ LÉ¡?
    j¡ Bj¡−L clS¡l ¢c−L ®W−mez

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   B¢j clS¡l f¡õ¡ nš² L−l d−l cy¡¢s−u b¡¢Lz p¡j−e AåL¡l E−W¡ez
   j¡ h−me – ®R¢sX¡−l mCu¡ Bl f¡l¡ ®Nm e¡z J j¤−VC Lb¡ ö−e e¡z LC, O−l¡
hCp¡ b¡Lz e¡ h¡C−l ®Mm−h¡z p¡l¡¢ce ®Mm¡ ®Mm¡z −Mm¡l j−dÉ j¡Cl M¡Cu¡
fÉ¡efÉ¡e LCl¡ L¡−¾cz nC−m j¡wp e¡C, f¡¢Ml c¡e¡ j¤−q ®cuz R¤V−hm¡u ¢aeS−e
q¡a f¡ W¡Cp¡ dCl¡ c¤d M¡Ju¡C−a qC−Rz c¤d M¡Ch e¡, ¢Xj M¡Ch e¡z ¢ce ¢ce
®hu¡Ÿh qCa¡−Rz LCa¡¢R al e¡¢el O−l ¢Nu¡ O¤j¡z k¡u e¡z ACeÉ¢ce ®a¡ M¤¢n−a
m¡g ¢cu¡ ®c±s m¡N¡pz
   W¡u cy¡¢s−u b¡¢L clS¡u, HL f¡J e−s e¡ Bj¡lz
   j¡ L¡−R H−p ¢f−W q¡a h¤¢m−u elj L−˜ h−me – k¡J, j¡j¡l¡ ¢LµR¡ öe¡Ch,
k¡Jz ¢ga¡ mCu¡ k¡J, T¤e¤ a¤j¡l Q¤m h¡Cå¡ ¢chz
   B¢j e¢s e¡z h¡h¡ h−me – b¡L, k¡C−a kqe Q¡Ca¡−R e¡z
   –hs ®hu¡Ÿfz j¡ h−mez
    B¢j, j¡ i¡−he, q−u¢R Aá¤az h¡¢s−a −L¡eJ A¢a¢b H−m ®c±−s ¢N−u m¤−L¡C
j¡'l ®fR−ez Ha iu, Ha m‹¡, Ha ¢àd¡ Bj¡l ®L¡−›−L Hm j¡ −h¡−Te e¡z
Bj¡l j¤M ¢c−u l¡ në ®h−l¡u e¡, NÒf hm−a hm−mJ në q¡as¡C, ¢L¿º öe−a
®hm¡u L¡e M¡s¡z e¡e¡ S−el e¡e¡ NÒf ö¢e, ¢L¿º ¢e−S …¢R−u NÒf hm−a f¡¢l e¡z
fs−a ®hm¡uJz Hl j−dÉC hÉP l¡SL¤j¡l, W¡L¤lj¡l T¤¢m, ®p¡e¡l L¡¢W l©−f¡l L¡¢W
e¡e¡lLj l©fLb¡l hC f−s p¡l¡z B¢j f¢s e¡ ®a¡, ¢N¢m, ®N¡NË¡−pz B¢j j¤M−Q¡l¡
®N¡−Rl, j−el Lb¡ M¤−m h¢m e¡ M¤h, HC ®k e¡¢el O−l B¢j O¤−j¡−a ®Nm¡j e¡,
j¡j¡−cl p−‰ ö−u ¢LµR¡ ®n¡e¡l ja ®m¡ie£u hÉ¡f¡l¢V−L ¢c¢hÉ h¡¢am L−l ¢cm¡j,
®Le, ¢L L¡lZ, a¡ j¤M g¤−V h¢m e¡z gÉ¡mgÉ¡m L−l a¡¢L−u b¡¢L djL¡−mz
L¡ejm¡, …y−a¡, Qs Q¡fs p¡l¡¢ceC M¡¢µR, a¡lflJ j¤−M në ®eCz L¡y¢cJ e¡ fСZ
M¤−mz l¢hEm BJu¡m j¡−pl h¡−l¡ a¡¢l−M S¾jz n¢jÑm¡l h¡¢s−a −L¡eJ M¡h¡l
M¡C¢e n¢jÑm¡ ¢q¾c¤ h−m, Lf¡−m ¢q¾c¤ ®j−u−cl ja ¢VfJ fl−a Q¡C e¡, qua Bj¡l
M¤h AeÉlLj qh¡l Lb¡ ¢Rm, Dj¡ec¡lz ¢L¿º Bl¢h fs−a ®N−m B¢j M¤h M¤¢n qC
e¡, L¡uc¡ ¢pg¡l¡ −g−m LMe l©fLb¡l HL¢V hC q¡−a ®eh, R¢h ByLh, −c±−s
®lmm¡C−e k¡h, j¡−W ®Mmh, ®pC a¡−m b¡¢Lz La hm¡ q−u−R j¡e¤−ol R¢h By¢Lp
e¡, j¡e¤−ol R¢h ByL−m …e¡q qu, j¡e¤−ol k¢c fСZ ¢c−a f¡lp, a¡C−mC ®p R¢h
ByL, ah¤ j¡e¤−ol R¢h ByL¡l fÐQä Evp¡q Bj¡l j−l e¡z
    gS¢mM¡m¡l nÄölh¡¢s ®b−L j¡ m¡m l−P ByL¡ qkla jq¡Çj−cl S¤−a¡l R¢hl
Jfl Bõ¡ql Bu¡a ®mM¡ HL¢V L¡NS, j¡ h−me e¡m n¢lg, a¡¢h−Sl ®M¡−m f¤−l
AL¡lZ iu c§l Ll−a Bj¡l Nm¡u f¢l−u ®cez




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p¡f


   j¡e¤−ol R¢h ByL¡ f¡f ®S−eJ B¢j h¤¢T e¡ ®Le Bj¡l i¡m m¡−N j¡e¤−ol R¢h
ByL−az
   Bj¡−L R¢h ByL−a ®cM−mC j¡ h−me – N¡Rf¡m¡ ByL, g¤m ByL , r¢a e¡Cz
j¡e¤−ol fСZ ¢c−a e¡ f¡l−m j¡e¤−ol R¢h By¢Lp e¡z HL Bõ¡q R¡s¡ j¡e¤−ol fСZ
−LE ¢c−a f¡−l e¡z
     −p¢ce Bj¡l j¤M gp−L ®h¢l−u k¡u – N¡R ®k ByL−a LCm¡, N¡−RlJ ®a¡ fСZ
B−Rz
     j¡ −Wy¡V−S¡s¡ j¤−Ml ®ial ®W−p V¡−pm h¡yd−a h¡yd−a Q¤−m, h−me – k¡ LC¢R,
a¡C Llz −hu¡Ÿ¢f L¢lp e¡z
     j¡ k¡ h−me a¡C Ll−a q−h, ®k−qa¤ j¡ h−m−Rez j¡ Bj¡−L … ®M−a hm−mJ …
®M−a q−h, hÉ¡f¡l¢V HlLjz R¢h ByL−m fСZ ®k ¢c−aC q−h Hje ¢L Lb¡! B¢j
®a¡ j¡e¤o h¡e¡¢µR e¡, ByL¢Rz c¤−V¡l j−dÉl ag¡vV¤L¤ j¡ ®h¡−Te e¡z k¤¢š²q£e Lb¡
h−me, A−eLV¡ N¡−ul ®S¡−l, e¡¢L j¡−ul ®S¡−l ®L S¡−ez ¢e−od Ll¡l flJ
j¡e¤−ol R¢h B¢j Hy−L¢R ®p j¡e¤−ol R¢h ByLh h−m eu, Hy−L¢Rm¡j ®e±−L¡,
®e±−L¡l fСZ ®eC h−m ®p hÉ¡f¡−l L¡lJ ®L¡eJ Bf¢š ®eC, ¢L¿º ®c¡o q−u−R
®e±−L¡u j¡¢T h¢p−u¢Rz ®e±−L¡l ¢L ec£−a HL¡ HL¡ i¡p¡ j¡e¡u! ¯hW¡ q¡−a
®e±−L¡l Nm¤C−a HL¢V j¡¢T e¡ h¢p−u f¡¢l¢ez e¡¢eh¡¢s ®hs¡−a H−p ýj¡ul¡ ®p
R¢h ®c−M ¢R ¢R L−l k¡Ju¡l fl j¡ p−å −hm¡ Bj¡l lP−fe¢pm Bl R¢h ByL¡l
L¡NS ®L−s ¢e−u hm−me – ByL¡By¢L bCu¡ ®mM¡fs¡ Llz
     iÉ¡y L−l L¡yc¡l ®j−u B¢j eC, ¢Tj d−l h−p b¡¢Lz
     ®M¡m¡ S¡em¡l f¡−n ö−u N¡−ul hÔ¡ES M¤−m h¡y q¡−a h¤−Ll O¡j¡¢Q j¡−le Bl
X¡e q¡−a q¡af¡M¡ e¡−se j¡z Bj¡l L¡NS ®fe¢pm ®L−s ®eJu¡V¡ j¡'l L¡−R
E−W¡−el BhSÑe¡ L¤¢s−u f¡N¡−l ®gm¡l ja a¤µR OVe¡z
     ®S¡−l fsz fs¡ a öe¡ k¡u e¡z j¡'l dj−L ¢Tj i¡−P Bj¡lz
     Nm¡l ül h¤−S H−m ¢L Qs¡ ü−l fs¡ k¡u! ®p¢VJ Bj¡l à¡l¡ qu e¡z
     −p l¡−aC j¡ kMe j¡b¡u Bj¡l q¡a h¤¢m−u Bc¤−l Nm¡u hm−me B−p¡ j¡,
Bj¡l p¡−b e¡j¡−S c¡ys¡Jz
    j¡'l JCV¤L¤ Öf−nÑ Bj¡l ph −r¡i E−s k¡u c¢Me¡ h¡a¡−pz j¡ HlLj, ®j−l
dj−L Bh¡l ®L¡−m ¢e−u Bcl Ll−a hp−hez c¡c¡−L pL¡−m L¢’ ¢c−u ¢f¢V−u
                 ¤
¢fW m¡m L−l c¤f−l ®p ¢f−W ¢e−Sl q¡−a p−oÑl ®am j¡¢mn L−l ¢c−u¢R−mez
    e¡j¡S fs−m j¡ h−me Bõ¡q ®a¡j¡−l i¡mh¡p−he, a¤¢j k¡ Q¡Ch¡ Bõ¡q
a¤j¡−l a¡C ¢c−hez
   k¡ Q¡Ch a¡C Bõ¡q ®c−he, Hl ja jS¡ Bl qu e¡z j¡ JWhp L−le, ®p¢VC
Ae¤plZ L−l ®j¡e¡S¡−al q¡a a¤−m ®Q¡M j¤−c j−e j−e h¢m ®k−qa¤ Bõ¡q j−e j−e

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hm¡ Lb¡J öe−a f¡e, Bõ¡q−N¡ Bj¡−l c¤CV¡ ®f¡s¡h¡¢sl QjQj ®cJz ®j¡e¡S¡a
®no L−l ®Q¡M M¤−m ®c¢M −L¡b¡J ®f¡s¡h¡¢sl QjQj ®eCz S¡ue¡j¡−Sl a−mJ
M¤y¢S, ®eCz j¡'−L f−l fСu ®Ly−c h¢m – LC k¡ Q¡C¢R Bõ¡q ®a¡ ¢cm e¡z
     j¡ h−me – je ¢cu¡ Q¡p e¡C, a¡C f¡p e¡Cz
     Hlfl fСu l¡−aC j¡'l p−‰ e¡j¡−S c¡y¢s−u je ¢c−u Bõ¡ql L¡−R e¡e¡
¢S¢ep ®Q−u¢R –Q¡¢h ¢c−m ®O¡−l Hje N¡¢s, j¤š²¡N¡R¡l jä¡, hu¡j i¢aÑ j¡−hÑm,
h¡y¢nAm¡ ®hm¤e, f¡C¢ez Hl ®Q−u ®h¢n je ¢L L−l ¢c−a qu B¢j S¡¢e e¡z
¢e−S−L Bj¡l ¢hoj HL f¡f£ j¡e¤o h−m ®h¡d q−a b¡−Lz a−h ¢L ®p¢VC Bj¡l
f¡f ¢Rm ®k nl¡g j¡j¡ Bj¡−L eÉ¡w−V¡ L−l¢R−me HL¡ O−l! ®pC f¡−fl L¡l−Z
¢L Bõ¡q Bj¡−L OªZ¡ Ll−Re! q−h quaz je i−l b¡−L ¢ho¡−cz ¢ho¡c¡µRÆæ
Bj¡−L j¡ −k¢ce e¡¢el O−l ¢N−u O¤−j¡−a hm−me, Bj¡l ®k−a C−µR L−l¢e,
j¡j¡−cl p−‰ O¤−j¡−a Bj¡l iu quz j¡ S¡−ee e¡ Bj¡l i−ul L¡lZz Bj¡−L
eÉ¡w−V¡ Ll¡l L¢ce flC Q¤ð−Ll ®Mm¡ ®cM¡−a f¤L¤l d¡−l ®X−L¢R−me ¢a¢e, k¡C¢ez
j¡b¡u Bj¡l Q¡¢V ®j−l Q−m −N−Re nl¡g j¡j¡z V¤V¤ j¡j¡ O−ll clS¡ hå L−l fСu
¢h−L−mC ¢pl¡SE−Ÿ¡m¡l A¢ieu L−lez h¡¢sl ®R−m−j−ul¡ ®p O−l h−p V¤V¤ j¡j¡l
k¡œ¡ ®c−M q¡a a¡¢m ®cuz clS¡u Ey¢L ¢c−u kMe ®c−M¢R Ol AåL¡l, Y¤¢L¢ez
AåL¡l −L¡eJ O−l Bj¡l Y¤L−a C−µR L−l e¡z Q¡yc¢e l¡−a E−W¡−e h−p L¡e¡ j¡j¤
q¢lZ ¢nL¡l Ll−a Ll−a ¢L L−l HL¢ce ay¡l ®Q¡M Aå q−u ®Nm, ®p NÒf h−mez
h¡¢sl ®m¡−Ll¡ Sm®Q±¢L−a eua n£am f¡¢V−a ö−u h−p L¡e¡ j¡j¤l ¢nL¡−ll NÒf,
B¢jl q¡jS¡, ®p¡ql¡h l¦Ù¹−jl f¡m¡ ®n¡−ez B¢j ö¢e j¡'l N¡ ®Oy−p h−pz N¡ Ha
®Oy−p h¢p ®k j¡ h−me –nCm R¡Cs¡ hz Nlj m¡−Nz
     Bj¡l ah¤ nl£l ®Oy−p b¡¢Lz j¡ ¢e−S c§−l p−l h−pez j¡ c§−l ®N−m Bj¡l iu
qu, Hr¤¢Z ®LE h¤¢T Bj¡l q¡gfÉ¡¾V d−l V¡e ®c−hz
     j¡ kMe Bj¡−L O−l HL¡ ®g−m ¢p−ej¡u k¡e, B¢j h¢m – j¡ k¡CJ e¡z Bj¡l
Xl m¡−Nz
     j¡ djL m¡N¡e – p¡l¡ h¡¢s i¢aÑ j¡e¤o, al Xl m¡Nh LÉ¡?
     Bj¡−L e¡¢el O−l ®l−M ¢p−ej¡u Q−m k¡e j¡z e¡¢e p¡l¡¢ce l¡æ¡ L−lez
f¡LO−ll ®Q±L¡−W je M¡l¡f L−l h−p b¡¢L, e¡¢e L¤L¤l a¡s¡−e¡l ja Bj¡−L
h−me – c§l q c§l qz L¡−jl pju ®iS¡m i¡S¡Cp e¡z
     ®l¡c ¢e−Ql ¢py¢s−a H−m j¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−hez B¢j −l¡−cl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u b¡¢L
Bl j−e j−e ®l¡c−L h¢m ®l¡c a¤C ¢e−Ql ¢py¢s e¡jz ®l¡c Ha ®c¢l L−l ¢e−Ql
¢py¢s e¡−j L£ hmh!
     E−W¡−e −e¢s L¤L¤l q¡y−V, L¡−m¡ −hs¡m qy¡−V, N¡−R h−p L¡ L¡ L¡ X¡−L
cy¡sL¡L, f¡¢aL¡Lz clS¡u ®g¢lAm¡ q¡y−L, m¡Nh ¢nmf¡V¡ d¡l, B−p LVL¢V
Am¡, f¤−l¡e S¡j¡ L¡fs S¤−a¡l hc−m LVL¢V ®cu, qy¡−L Q¤¢l¢ga¡Am¡, L¡−Wl
¢QLe h¡−„ L¡Q h¡yd¡−e¡ Y¡Le¡l ¢e−Q Q¤¢l ¢ga¡, T¤e¤ M¡m¡ ®g¢lAm¡ −cM−mC
¢ejam¡u h−p Q¤¢l ¢ga¡ ®c−Me, L¡−el c¤m ®c−Me, B−p −h−c¢el¡ j¡b¡u T¤¢s

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¢e−u l¢Pe L¡−Ql Q¤¢ll, B−p q¡Ju¡C ¢jW¡C Am¡, ®N¡m¡¢f q¡Ju¡C ¢jW¡C j¤−M
f¤l−mC q¡Ju¡, B−p i¡m¤L Am¡, i¡m¤L −Mm¡ ®cM¡u, h¡ycl Am¡, h¡ycl e¡Q¡−a
e¡Q¡−a B−p, B−p m¡m l−Pl S¡j¡ fl¡, j¡b¡u mð¡ ®V¡fl fl¡ Q¡e¡Q¤lAm¡,
q¡−al O¤P¤l h¡yd¡ m¡¢W T¡¢L−u N¡e N¡u Bl h−m −qC Q¡e¡Q¤l Nlllljz N¡e ö−e
l¦e¤ M¡m¡ T¤e¤ M¡m¡ ®c±−s O−ll h¡l qe, ®W¡P¡u L−l Q¡e¡Q¤l ®L−eez B−p h¡c¡j
Am¡, B−p T¡m¤j¢sAm¡, ®qC T¡mj¤¢sz ¢h−Lm q−mC j¡j¡ M¡m¡−cl j−dÉ d¤j f−s
h¡c¡j Bl T¡mj¤¢s ®Le¡lz nl¡g j¡j¡ HL ®W¡P¡ Nlj h¡c¡j ¢e−u h¡¢s ®Y¡−Lez
®gm¤ j¡j¡l q¡−a BCp¢œ²jz ¢S−i Sm Q−m B−p ®c−Mz L¤−u¡l f¡−s Apq¡u
c¡y¢s−u b¡¢Lz HL¡z qW¡v ®h−c¢e ®Y¡−L h¡¢sl ®ial, T¤¢s j¡b¡u ¢e−uz j¡j¡l¡ p¡f
®Mm¡ ®cM−hez T¤¢s e¡¢j−u h−p ®h−c¢e E−W¡−e, E−W¡e ¢O−l c¡y¢s−u b¡−L j¡j¡
M¡m¡l¡, e¡¢e l¡æ¡O−ll clS¡uz T¤¢s ®b−L p¡f ®e−j B−p L¡−m¡ p¡f, qm¤c p¡f,
fcÈ−N¡Ml¡, ®e−j B−p jÙ¹ HL ASNlz ASNl p¡l¡ E−W¡e H−yL ®hy−L Q−mz Hje
iuwLl, ¢hivp ¢S¢ep Hl B−N LMeJ B¢j ®c−M¢ez L¤−u¡l f¡s ®b−L ®c±−s
k¡C g¤mh¡q¡¢ll L¡−R, J h−p ¢h¢s V¡e¢Rm l¡æ¡O−ll c¡Ju¡uz h¢m –J g¤mh¡q¡¢l
Bj¡l Xl m¡−Nz
     g¤mh¡q¡¢l L¡−m¡ j¤−M n¡c¡ q¡¢p –Xl¡¢el ¢L B−R? HCa¡ p¡−fl ¢ho e¡Cz
¢ho c¡ya g¡m¡Cu¡ Be−R h¡CcÉ¡¢el¡z
      Bj¡l ah¤ iu quz ®h−c¢e Q−m ®N−mJ Bj¡l iu k¡u e¡z f¡ ®gm−a iu qu
E−W¡−e, j¡−W, ®ke f¡−ul L¡−R Hr¤¢Z HL p¡f gZ¡ EyQ¤ L−l c¡ys¡−hz l¡−a
¢hR¡e¡u ö−u j−e qu p¡f L¤ä¤¢m f¡¢L−u ö−u B−R M¡−Vl ¢e−Q, p¡f E−W Bp−R
d£−l d£−l ¢hR¡e¡u, h¡¢m−nl am¡u, N¡−ul Jflz O¤¢j−u l¡−a üfÀJ ®c¢M n−u n−u
p¡f gZ¡ a¤−m B−R Bj¡l Q¡l¢c−L, B¢j HL¡, HL¡ ®L¡b¡J, ®lmm¡C−e Abh¡
hs l¡Ù¹¡l j¡TM¡−e Abh¡ ®L¡eJ f¤L¤lO¡−V, ®L¡eJ N¡Ram¡u, h¡ ®L¡eJ hå O−l
B¢j ¢WL j−e Ll−a f¡¢l e¡z Q¡l¢c−L L¡lJ ®L¡eJ në ®eC, ®Lhm p¡−fl
¢qp¢qp R¡s¡z B¢j j¡ j¡ h−m ¢QvL¡l Ll¢R, j¡ ®eCz JC p¡−fl l¡−SÉ N¡ j¤Q−s
¢e−S−L …−V¡−a …−V¡−a, ¢e−Sl ®ia−l ¢e−S−L ®Wm−a ®Wm−a, O¤j ®i−P k¡u, ö¢e
h¤−Ll d¤Lf¤L nëz
      aMeJ p¡−fl Bl j¡e¤−ol iu Bj¡−L ®Ly−Q¡ L−l l¡−M Bl j¡ ¢L e¡ h−me
j¡j¡−cl p−‰ O¤−j¡−a! j¡'−L Bj¡l hm¡ qu¢e nl¡g j¡j¡ Bj¡−L −k eÉ¡w−V¡ L−l
e¤e¤ ®W−p¢R−mez ®L ®ke Bj¡l −W¡yVc¤−V¡ AcªnÉ p¤−a¡u ®pm¡C L−l l¡−Mz

    Nm¡u e¡m n¢l−gl a¡¢hS ®T¡−m Bj¡l, ah¤ iu c§l qu e¡z
    e¡¢el L¡R ®b−L Bs¡C L¡W¡ S¡uN¡l Jfl Ol i¡s¡ ®eJu¡l fl Bj¡−cl
f¡LO−l f¡a¡ q−u−R ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l, ¢c¢hÉ p¡−qh−cl ja ¢ae−hm¡ ®M−a h¢pz h¡h¡
Bh¡l p¡−q¢h hÉ¡f¡l ®hn fR¾c L−lez S¤−a¡ f−l jQj¢Q−u q¡y−Vez ®pC f¡S¡j¡
ga¤u¡ fl¡ q¡l¢LE¢mp p¡C−Lm Qs¡ ¢QLe nl£−ll h¡h¡ â¦a hc−m k¡−µRez ¢a¢e
fÉ¡−¾V n¡VÑ …y−S f−le, V¡C f−le Nm¡u, pju pju Bh¡l n¡−VÑl Jfl ®L¡VJ

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f−lez p¡−qh h¡h¡ ¢fy¢s h¡ j¡c¤l ®f−a h−p M¡−he ®Le! ¯hWL O−ll SeÉ h¡h¡
®h−al ®p¡g¡ ¢L−e−Rez ®QLe¡C ®h−s−R H h¡¢sl, e¡¢el h¡¢s ®p a¤me¡u jl−Q
dl¡z l¦C L¡am¡l ®T¡m M¡u Jl¡ k¢cJ, j¡c¤l ®f−aC M¡uz ®Lhm M¡h¡l eu,
fs¡−mM¡ Ll¡l SeÉJ ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l H−p−R H h¡¢s−a, j¡j¡−cl p−‰ HL j¡c¤−l
h−p HL q¡¢l−L−el B−m¡u T¤y−L T¤y−L fs¡l f¡V ah¤ Q¤¢L Q¤¢L L−l Q¤L−R e¡z
    HL¡ HL¡ ö−u ¢Rm¡j, ®Q¡M ¢Rm S¡e¡m¡l Jf¡−l, qW¡v q–−N¡m ö−e ®c±−s
e¡¢el E−W¡−e c¡ys¡−aC −gm¤j¡j¡ h−me T¤e¤M¡m¡l −p¡e¡l L¡−el c¤m Q¤¢l ®N−Rz ®L
¢e−u−R, −LE S¡−e e¡z H Jl ¢c−L p−¾cq-®Q¡−M a¡L¡uz T¤e¤M¡m¡ Bj¡−L ®V−e
O−ll ®ial Y¤¢L−u ¢gp¢gp L−l hm−me ¢eu¡ b¡L−m ¢cu¡ ®c, L¡E−l LCa¡j e¡
a¤C ®k ¢e¢R¢mz
    B¢j j¡b¡ ®e−s e¡ h¢mz ¢L¿º Bj¡l iu q−a b¡−L T¤e¤M¡m¡l p−¾c−q, j−e q−a
b¡−L pñha B¢jC Q¤¢l L−l¢R c¤mz B¢jC pñha ®L¡b¡J ®L¡eJ j¡¢Vl a−m
m¤¢L−u ®l−M¢Rz T¤e¤ M¡m¡ h−m k¡Ju¡l fl ®b−L e¡¢eh¡¢sl ®LE Bj¡l ¢c−L
a¡L¡−mC Bj¡l h¤L dsgs L−lz ö¢e Q¡m fs¡ M¡Ju¡−e¡ q−h ph¡C−L, ®k Q¤¢l
L−l−R Q¡m fs¡ ®M−m a¡l lš²h¢j q−h, Hi¡−hC dl¡ fs−h −Q¡lz BL¤u¡
jp¢S−cl Cj¡j M¢ah¤¢Ÿe H−p Q¡m f−s ¢cmz Q¡m fs¡ j¡−e ¢hs¢hs L−l ¢L ph
h−m HL h¡¢V Q¡−ml j−dÉ g¤y ®cJu¡z ®pC g¤y ®cJu¡ Q¡m h¡¢sl ph¡l q¡−al a¡m¤−a
HLj¤W L−l ¢c−u ®M−a hm¡ qmz pL−m Q¡m ¢Q−h¡u Bl Hl Jl ¢c−L a¡L¡u
lš²h¢j L¡l qu ®cM−az Bj¡l N¡ L¡yf¢Rm Q¡m ¢Q−h¡−a ¢N−uz j−e q¢µRm HC h¤¢T
h¢j Llh, HC h¤¢T pL−m Eh¤ q−u Bj¡l h¢j fl£r¡ L−l h¢j−a l−š²l LZ¡ f¡−hz
HC h¤¢T h¡¢sl ph N¡R ®b−L ph X¡m ®i−P H−e E−W¡−el L¡c¡u ®g−m ®fV¡−e¡
q−h Bj¡−Lz ®L¡eJ HL j¡¢Vl am ®b−L ®hl L−l ¢c−a q−h T¤e¤M¡m¡l c¤mz B¢j
¢L e¡l−Lm N¡−Rl a−m e¡¢L M¢sl O−ll ¢py¢sl L¡−R e¡¢L h¡lh¡¢sl f¡uM¡e¡l
®fR−e m¤¢L−u¢R c¤m! −L¡b¡J quaz T¤e¤M¡m¡l −Q¡−Ml ¢c−L a¡L¡−m ¢e−S−L ®Q¡l
j−e qu, T¤e¤M¡m¡ q−u B¢j Bj¡−L ®c¢M aMez aMe B¢j ¢e−Sl Bm¡c¡ ®L¡eJ
A¢Ù¹aÅ ®Vl f¡C e¡z
    Q¡m fs¡ e¡ M¡Ju¡l c−m e¡e¡, nl¡g j¡j¡ Bl g¤mh¡q¡¢lz e¡e¡ Bl nl¡g
j¡j¡ h¡¢s ¢R−me e¡, Bl g¤mh¡q¡¢l h¡¢s ®b−LJ a¡l L¡−m¡ NË£h¡ nš² L−l c¡y¢s−u
®b−L ®L¡j−l nš² L−l ByQm …y−S h−m−R B¢j Q¤¢l L¢l e¡C, B¢j Q¡Cm fs¡
M¡Ca¡j e¡z ®k ®hX¡ Q¡Cm fCs¡ ¢c−R, ®hX¡−l B¢j ¢Q¢e, ®hX¡ HLV¡ BÙ¹¡
hcj¡Cnz ®j¡m¢h ®hX¡l h¡¢sa B¢j L¡j Ll¢R, ®hX¡l Q¢lœ Bj¡l S¡e¡ B−Rz −q
fsh Q¡Cm fs¡, Bl B¢j a¡ j¤−q¡ ¢cj¤! S£h−eJ e¡z
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l b¤a¤ ®R¡y−s j¡¢V−az ®p M¡−h e¡ ®a¡ M¡−hC e¡z
    j¡ djL¡e – ®j±m¢h−l hcj¡Cn LJ LÉ¡ g¤mh¡q¡¢l, …e¡q qChz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢ll nl£l −amj¡M¡ h¡y−nl ja, L¡−m¡, ¢Rf¢R−fz j¤−M hp−¿¹l c¡Nz
¢h¢s M¡Ju¡ L¡−m¡ ®Wy¡Vz L¡−el Jfl ¢h¢s ®l−M ®p jnm¡ h¡−V, h¡pe j¡−S,.Ol


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®j¡−R, E−W¡e T¡V ®cu, ¢c−u f¡LO−ll ®cu¡−m ¢fW ®Wp ¢c−u h−p ¢h¢s−a B…e
dl¡uz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l Q¡m fs¡ e¡ M¡Ju¡u L¡−el c¤m Q¤¢l L−l−R −k ®p C, H hÉ¡f¡−l
¢e¢ÕQa qu pL−mz J Q¡m fs¡ M¡−h e¡ ¢WL B−R h¡¢V Q¡m¡−el B−u¡Se ®q¡Lz
HlLj HL¢V fÐÙ¹¡h ®ce l¦e¤M¡m¡z h¡¢V Q¡m¡e ®c−h S−hc¡ M¡a¤e, L¡e¡ j¡j¤l hEz
E−W¡−e Hy−Vm j¡¢V ®m−f h¢p−u −cJu¡ q−u−R L¡p¡l h¡¢V, HC h¡¢V−a a¤m¡ l¡¢nl
®LE q¡a l¡M−m h¡¢V Bfe¡ j−a Qm−h, ®Q¡−ll p¡j−e ¢N−u b¡j−h h¡¢Vz h¡¢V
Q¡m¡e q−µR h¡¢s−a, S−hc¡ M¡a¤e a¤m¡l¡¢n, h¡¢V a¡l q¡−a Qm−R, H O−ll B¢Pe¡
JO−ll ®L¡Z¡ ®f¢l−u Bj¡−cl f¡LO−l h¡¢V H−p b¡−j, H−Lh¡−l g¤mh¡q¡¢ll
f¡R¡l am¡uz g¤mh¡q¡¢l aMe jnm¡ h¡V−Rz h¡¢Vl ®fR−e ®fR−e h¡¢sl ®m¡L H−p
S−s¡ quz
    q¡−nj j¡j¡ Qs¡ Nm¡u h−me –g¤mh¡q¡¢l c¤m h¡Cl LCl¡ ®cJz
                y
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l g¤−p E−W fcÈ ®N¡Ml¡l ja, Jl L¡−e ¢Tm¢jm L−l pÙ¹¡ ®p¡e¡¢m
c¤m, h−m – B¢j Q¤¢l L¢l e¡Cz B¢j N¢lh hCm¡C Bf−el¡ j−e Lla¡R¤Ce B¢j
Q¤lz j¡e¤o N¢lh AC−mC Q¤l Au e¡z Q¤l AC−m Q¤¢lC Lla¡j, M¡CV¡ M¡Ca¡j e¡z
Bf−e−N¡ h¡¢V i¤m Q−mz
    l¦e¤ M¡m¡ g¤mh¡q¡¢ll N¡−u ®W¡e¡ ®j−l h−me –®k e¡l£ TeTe¡Cu¡ Lu−l Lb¡,
dfdf¡Cu¡ q¡y−V ®pC e¡l£l Mp−jl S¡¢a j−l q¡−V O¡−Vz
    h¡¢V i¤m j¡e¤−ol L¡−R ®N−R H Lb¡ −LE j¡−e e¡z e¡¢e h−me –g¤mh¡q¡¢l, c¤m
S¤s¡ ¢cu¡ ®cJz ®kq¡−e l¡MR LJ, Bjl¡C h¡Cl LCl¡ mCz
   g¤mh¡q¡¢ll q¡a il¡ qm¤c, c¡y¢s−u B−R qm¤c q¡a n§−eÉ d−l, ö¢L−u QsQs
Ll¡ ¢h¢s M¡Ju¡ L¡−m¡ −W¡yV g¤¢m−u g¤mh¡q¡¢l h−m – Bf−e−N¡ j−cÉC ®LE Q¤¢l
LlR¤Ce c¤mz B¢j L¢l e¡Cz
     Lb¡ ®no qJu¡l B−NC j¡ T¡y¢f−u Q¤−ml ®N¡R¡ d−l ®V−e J−L ¢e−u B−pe
f¡LO−ll h¡C−l E−W¡−e, BjN¡R am¡uz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll Q¤m k¡u B−N B−N, nl£l
k¡u ®fR−e, f¡ f¡−l e¡ ByL−s l¡M−a ®Q−uJ j¡¢Vz V¤V¤ j¡j¡ Q¤−m¡ ®b−L Bd−f¡s¡
M¢s H−e ®hcj ®fV¡−a öl¦ L−le g¤mh¡q¡¢l−Lz Jl L¡−el ¢h¢s j¡¢V−a f−s
N¡−ul ¢e−Q ¢Qf−p k¡u, p¡l¡ E−W¡e Ns¡−a Ns¡−a Nm¡ ®R−s ®QyQ¡u – g¤mh¡q¡¢l
Q¤¢l L−l e¡z
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L −p¢ceC L¡S ®R−s Q−m ®k−a qmz −M¡ys¡−a −M¡ys¡−a Q−m ®Nm
g¤mh¡q¡¢lz J−L ®c−M Bj¡l j−e q−u¢Rm T¤e¤M¡m¡l c¤m J Q¤¢l L−l¢ez J ¢WLC
h−m−R ®k h¡¢V i¤m Q−m−Rz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l Q−m k¡Ju¡l fl¢ceC h¢Ù¹l j¡Thup£ ®j−uj¡e¤o aCaC−L L¡−S
l¡M¡ qmz aCaCHl e¡j Bp−m e§lS¡q¡ez e§lS¡q¡−el ¢LR¤ −f¡o¡ q¡yp B−R,
q¡yp…−m¡−L p−å q−m ®p h¡¢s ¢e−u k¡u Bu Bu aC aC h−m ®X−L ®X−Lz q¡y−pl¡
f¤L¤lO¡V ®b−L fÉy¡L fyÉ¡L L−l E−W H−p e¤lS¡q¡−el ®fRe ®fRe ®qy−V h¡¢s
®g−lz −N¡yd¤¢ml BmpÉ −i−P f¤Ll f¡−s c¡y¢s−u e¤lS¡q¡−el aC aC X¡L ö−e

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V¤V¤j¡j¡ e§lS¡q¡e−L aCaC h−m X¡L¡ öl¦ Llmz ®pC ®b−L a¡−L aCaC h−mC
ph¡C X¡−L, HL e¡¢e R¡s¡z aCaC Jl−g e¤lS¡q¡e Jl−g B−mL M¡−m−Ll j¡,
−h−V, f¡e M¡Ju¡ m¡m −cy−a¡, Bj¡−cl aMe R¤V¡ L¡−jl ®h¢Vz aCaC pL¡m c¤f¤l
h¡¢sl jnm¡ h¡V¡l, b¡m h¡pe ®d¡u¡l, Ol ®c¡l T¡l¦ ®cJu¡l L¡S L−lz Bj¡−cl
Bm¡c¡ pwp¡−ll Q¤−m¡u l¡æ¡h¡æ¡ L−lz j¡¢pL f¡yQ V¡L¡ ®hae aCaCHl, i¡a f¡u
HL ®hm¡z
     h¡¢s−a R¤V¡ h¡ h¡yd¡ L¡−jl ®h¢V f¡Ju¡ ®j¡−V j¤n¢Lm euz f¡ h¡s¡−m h¢Ù¹, q¡a
h¡s¡−m −j−uj¡e¤oz HL¢V−L ¢h−cu Ll−m −S¡−V B−lL¢Vz g¤mh¡q¡¢l L¡−el c¤m
Q¤¢ll c¡−u ®Qm¡ L¡−Wl j¡l ®M−u h¡¢sl h¡l qm, aCaC Hmz aCaC−L Ry¡V¡C Ll¡
qm L¡−S g¡y¢L ®cJu¡l Afl¡−dz ¢L lLj g¡y¢L, e¡, p−ål B−NC a¢sO¢s h¡¢s
R¡−s ®p, O−l a¡l B−mL M¡−mL B−R, B−R R'®S¡s¡ q¡ypz j¡ e¡¢e−L hm−me –
aCaCl L¡−j je e¡Cz l¡C−al l¡å¡h¡s¡ Bj¡−l HLm¡ Ll−a quz h¡å¡ L¡−jl
®h¢V R¡s¡ Bj¡l f¤o¡Ca e¡z
     e¡¢e hm−me – ®cM Bl LuX¡ ¢cez e¤lS¡q¡−el üi¡h Vi¡h a i¡m¡Cz Q¤¢l
V¤¢l L−l e¡z
   j¡ e¡¢el Lb¡u Nm−me e¡z Bd¡ j¡−pl Bs¡C V¡L¡ q¡−a d¢l−u aCaC−L
h−m ¢c−me – ka¢ce L¡j LlR, ¢qn¡h LCl¡ ®hae mCu¡ k¡Jz B¢j ea¤e L¡−jl
−h¢X l¡CMÉ¡ mCu¡jz
   aCaC ¢h−cu q−m L¡lJ ®L¡eJ Bg−p¡p ®eCz
   h¢Ù¹−a ¢L Bl ®j−uj¡e¤−ol Ai¡h!

     aCaC −eC, j¡−L HL¡C l¡æ¡O−l hp−a qu, Q¤−m¡ dl¡−a qu, Be¡Sf¡¢a
L¤V−a qu, j¡R j¡wp d¤−u l¡æ¡ Qs¡−a quz Q¤−m¡u B…e dl¡−a j¡ ®cnm¡C −M¡y−Se,
g¤mh¡q¡¢l h¡ aC aC Q¤−m¡ dl¡−a¡, ®cnm¡C Jl¡C S¡−e −l−M−R ®L¡b¡uz
     – k¡ Bj¡e¤−Ÿ±m¡l L¡R ®bCL¡ HLV¡ jÉ¡Q mCu¡ Bu ®a¡z
     aCaC ®k¢ce ®Nm, ®p¢ceC j¡ glj¡n ®ce Bj¡−Lz j¡ S¡−ee L¡L¡l L¡−R
®cnm¡C B−R, ay¡−L ¢pN¡−lV g¤yL−a ®c−M−Re ¢a¢ez Bj¡l L¡L¡l Ol¢V ®p¢V, ®k
O−l M¢s b¡La, ®k O−l jS¡l HL¢V ¢S¢ep ®cM¡−he h−m nl¡g j¡j¡ HL jl¡
¢h−L−m Bj¡−L ¢e−u H−p¢R−mez O−ll clS¡ ®W−m Y¤−L ®c¢M L¡L¡ ö−u B−Re
−Q±¢L−az L¡L¡ ®cM−a h¡h¡l jaz −L¡yLs¡ Q¤m, M¡s¡ e¡L, hs hs ®Q¡M, Oe L¡−m¡
i¤l¦, gpÑ¡ N¡−ul lwz h¡h¡−L C−Vl a−m ®Q−f M¡¢eLV¡ QÉ¡ÃV¡ L−l j¡b¡ ®Q−f mð¡u
M¡¢eLV¡ M¡−V¡ L−l ¢c−m Bj¡e L¡L¡C c¡ys¡−hz Ol¢Vl ®Qq¡l¡ f¤−l¡ hc−m ®N−Rz
M¢s ®eC, Cyc¤l ®eCz ¢V−el ®hs¡u m¡N¡−e¡ HL¢V h¡yd¡−e¡ R¢h, Q¤−m ®YE ®a¡m¡
f¡−u f¡Çfp¤ fl¡ L¡L¡l R¢hz R¢hl X¡e f¡−n −j−uj¡e¤−ol j¤−Ml R¢h Am¡
LÉ¡−mä¡lz −hs¡u ®N¡yS¡ Bue¡, ¢Ql¦¢ez Bme¡u Ai¡yS L¡fs ®Q¡fsz
     –L¡L¡, j¡ jÉ¡Q Q¡C−Rz LÉ¡−mä¡−ll R¢h ®cM−a ®cM−a h¢mz


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    –a¤j¡l j¡ jÉ¡Q ¢cu¡ ¢L Llh? ¢hR¡e¡ ®b−L ®e−j h¤−Ll ®m¡−j BP¤m Op−a
Op−a Bj¡e L¡L¡ fÐnÀ L−lez
    h¢m – Q¤m¡ dl¡Chz i¡a l¡ehz
    L¡L¡ h−me – Bj¡l L¡−R a jÉ¡Q e¡Cz
    −cnm¡C ®eC ö−e f¡ h¡s¡C O−ll h¡C−lz
    L¡L¡ −V−e Bj¡−L ®Y¡L¡e ®ia−lz c¡ya −j−m q¡p−a q¡p−a h−me
    –B−l M¡sJ, M¡sJ, jÉ¡Q mCu¡ k¡Jz jÉ¡Q B−Rz
    k¡c¤ ®cM¡−e¡l ja qW¡v HL¢V ®cnm¡CHl h¡„ ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e d−le Bj¡lz
q¡a h¡s¡−a ®N−m ¢a¢e p¢l−u ®ee q¡az Bh¡l dl−a k¡C, Bh¡l p¢l−u ®eez HC
®i−p J−W ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e ®cnm¡C, HC ®eCz ®S¡e¡L ®f¡L¡l ja, HC B−m¡, HC
Byd¡lz ®cnm¡C dl−a L¡−R k¡C L¡L¡l, L¡L¡ −V−e Bj¡−L BlJ L¡−R −eez
BlJ L¡−R ®N−m L¡L¡ ®cnm¡C e¡ ¢c−u ®f−V hN−m L¡a¤L¤a¤ ¢c−a ¢c−a Bj¡−L
¢hR¡e¡u −g−me ¢Qv L−lz B¢j L¤yL−s b¡¢L n¡j¤−Ll jaz Bj¡l n¡j¤L nl£l¢V
L¡L¡ n§−eÉ a¤−m R¤y−s ®ce, L¡L¡ X¡w, Bl B¢j −ke ay¡l X¡wHl …¢Vz Bj¡l nl£l
−h−u L¡L¡l q¡a ®e−j B−p Bj¡l q¡gfÉ¡−¾V, q¡a¢V e¡j¡−a b¡−L q¡gfÉ¡¾V ¢e−Ql
¢c−Lz Ns¡−a Ns¡−a B¢j ¢hR¡e¡ ®b−L ®e−j −k−a b¡¢Lz Bj¡l f¡ −j−Tu, ¢fW
¢hR¡e¡u, q¡gfÉ¡¾V q¡yV¤l L¡−R, q¡yV¤ ¢hR¡e¡−aJ eu, ®j−T−aJ euz Nm¡u Bj¡l
e¡m n¢l−gl a¡¢hSz L¡L¡ ay¡l m¤¢‰ Jf−l ®a¡−me, −c¢M L¡L¡l am−f−Vl am
®b−L jÙ¹ hs HL p¡f gZ¡ a¤−m B−R Bj¡l ¢c−L ®ke Hr¤¢Z ®R¡hm ®c−hz i−u
B¢j ¢py¢V−u b¡¢L, Bj¡−L BlJ iu f¡C−u ¢c−u Bj¡l c¤'El¦l j¡TM¡−e ®R¡hm
¢c−a b¡−L ®pC p¡fz HL ®R¡hm c¤C ®R¡hm ¢ae ®R¡hmz
    i−u Bj¡l N¡ q¡a f¡ L¡W q−u b¡−Lz Bj¡l ¢hØg¡¢la ®Q¡−Ml ¢c−L a¡¢L−u
L¡L¡ h−me – m−S¾p M¡Ch¡? a¤j¡−l L¡mL¡ m−S¾p ¢LCe¡ ¢cj¤z HC −eJ jÉ¡Qz
Bl öe j¡j¢e, L¡E−l LCJ e¡ a¤¢j ®k Bj¡l e¤e¤ ®cMR Bl B¢j ®k a¤j¡l p¤e¡
®cM¢Rz HC ph M¡l¡f ¢S¢ep, L¡E−l LC−a qu e¡z
   B¢j ®cnm¡C q¡−a Ol ®b−L ®h¢l−u B¢pz c¤El¦l j¡TM¡−e hÉb¡ qu, ®fµR¡h
f¡u, Bh¡l −c¢M ®fµR¡−h i−l ®N−R Bj¡l q¡gfÉ¡¾Vz S¡¢e e¡ ¢L e¡j HC eÉ¡w−V¡-
®Mm¡lz B¢j h¤−T f¡C e¡ ¢L L¡l−Z nl¡g j¡j¡ h¡ Bj¡e L¡L¡ Bj¡l Jfl Q−s
h−pez L¡L¡ h−m−Re Hph L¡E−L hm−a qu e¡z Bj¡lJ a¡C j−e qu, Hph
L¡E−L hm−a −eCz p¡a hRl hu−p qW¡v HL ®h¡d S¾j ®eu Bj¡l ®ial, −k,
Hph hs nl−jl L¡S, Hph Lb¡ LMeJ L¡E−L hm¡ ¢WL eu, hs ®N¡fe hÉ¡f¡l
Hphz
   ®Le B¢j h¡¢sl L¡E−L S¡e¡C¢e Aje c¤−V¡ OVe¡l Lb¡ ®p BSJ i¡¢hz j¡j¡
L¡L¡−cl ®m¡−L j¾c hm¤L B¢j Q¡C¢e h−m! pwp¡−l J−ycl j¡e lr¡ Ll¡l c¡u ¢L
−LE Bj¡−L ¢c−u¢Rm! ®k−qa¤ Jl¡ Bj¡l L¡L¡ j¡j¡,           −k−qa¤ h¡mÉ¢nr¡u
f−s¢Rm¡j …l¦Se−L phÑc¡ j¡eÉ L¢l−h! −k−qa¤ Jy−cl B¢j i¡m j¡e¤o h−m S¡¢e,
®pC S¡e¡C ®ke paÉ qu! ®ke k¡ O−V ®N−R −p¢V paÉ ®L¡eJ OVe¡ eu, p¯hÑh

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¢j−bÉ, Bp−m −p Bj¡lC c¤xüfÀ, Abh¡ L¡L¡ h¡ j¡j¡l l©f d−l Jl¡ AeÉ ®LE,
¢Rm S−¾jl nš¤l ®LE! −L Bj¡−L ®h¡h¡ L−l ®l−M¢Rm, ®N¡f−e f¤o−a h−m¢Rm ph
k¿»Z¡ HL¡ HL¡! h¡¢sl ph¡C Bj¡l A¢i−k¡N−L q¡Ju¡u E¢s−u hm−h Bj¡−L
¢S−e i§−a d−l−R, Abh¡ B¢j f¡Nm, Abh¡ B¢j ¢jbɤL, B¢j HLV¡ ¢fyQ−L
nua¡e, Bj¡−L ®LE ®L¡−m ¢e−u Q¤j¤ M¡−h e¡ E−ÒV Qs Q¡fs m¡N¡−h HC i−u h¡
¢àd¡u ¢L j¤M M¤¢m¢e! e¡¢L L¡E−L Bfe h−m Bj¡l j−e qa e¡, k¡l L¡−R je M¤−m
L¡yc−a f¡¢l, k¡l L¡−R öl¦ ®b−L ®no Ah¢c M¤−m M¤−m hm−a f¡¢l, −cM¡−a f¡¢l
ra, j¡'−LJ Hje Bfe j−e qu¢e Bj¡l ®k j¡'l ByQ−ml a−m Bj¡l SNa, −k
j¡ HL¢V h−ªrl ja, k¡l R¡u¡u B¢j fСZ S¤−s¡C, ®k j¡ üµR S−ml f¤L¤l, k¡l Sm
f¡e L−l B¢j h¡y¢Q, ®pC j¡'−LJ k¢c Bfe j−e e¡ qu a−h Bl L¡−L q−h!
    Bj¡l ®ia−l aMe c¤'Se B¢j, HL B¢j cm ®hy−d A−fe−V¡ h¡−u¡−ú¡f ®M¢m,
®N¡õ¡R¤V ®N¡m¡ffcÈ ®M¢mz B−lL B¢j Ec¡p h−p b¡¢L HL¡, f¤L¤l O¡−V,
®lmm¡C−el d¡−l, O−ll ¢py¢s−az q¡S¡l j¡e¤−ol ®L¡m¡q−m HL¡z HL¡ HC ®j−ul
p−‰ −œ²¡n ®œ²¡n claÅ °a¢l qu ph¡lz ®j−u¢Vl q¡a HC c§laÅ ¢X¢P−u L¡l¦−L R¤y−a
f¡−l e¡, Hje¢L j¡'−LJ eu, q¡a h¡s¡−m q¡−al ®ial j¤−W¡ j¤−W¡ n§eÉa¡ Sj¡ quz




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f£lh¡¢s 1


     Eepš−ll ®no ¢c−L Bj¡−cl Q−m Bp−a qu BL¤u¡l f¡V Q¤¢L−uz Hy−c¡
N¢ml d¡−l Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤L¤l, a¡l f¡−n, LsC ¢ej ®MyS¤l Bl p¤f¤¢l N¡−Rl
®hs ®cJu¡ e¡¢el ®Q±Q¡m¡ Ol, E−W¡−e L¤−u¡ R¡¢s−u e¡l−Lm N¡−Rl p¡l, a¡l
Jf¡−l B−lL g¡¢m E−W¡e, E−W¡−el Eš−l °hWL Ol, c¢r−Z ®n¡h¡l, ®n¡h¡l O−ll
¢py¢sl L¡−R −fn¡hM¡e¡, f¢ÕQ−j M¡h¡l Ol Bh¡l B−lL g¡¢m E−W¡e BlJ f§−h,
c¡c¡−cl Bl M¢sl O−ll j¡TM¡−e, ®k Ol f−l L¡L¡l Ol q−u J−W, M¢s l¡M¡ qu
°hWLO−ll f¡−n O¤j¢V O−ll ja m¡m HL¢V O−l – ph ®g−m Bjl¡, B¢j, c¡c¡,
®R¡Vc¡, h¡h¡, j¡, Cu¡p¢je E¢W H−p Bjm¡f¡s¡u ¢hn¡m h¡¢s−az h¡¢s−a −h¡a¡j
¢Vf−m h¡¢a SÅ−m, f¡M¡ ®O¡−lz hs hs Ol, jÙ¹ jÙ¹ b¡j hp¡−e¡ h¡l¡¾c¡z −ke l¡S¡l
h¡¢s H¢V, l¡S¡ ®eC E¢Sl e¡¢Sl ®eC, h¡¢s M¡¢m ®f−u E−W H−p¢Rz h¡¢sl m¡m
e£m qm¤c ®h…¢e L¡Q m¡N¡−e¡ S¡e¡m¡…−m¡ Bj¡l ®Q−u j¡b¡u mð¡z BV¢œn¢V ¢py¢s
−e−j ®N−R Ol ®b−L E−W¡−ez j¢¾c−ll −cu¡−m ®klLj ®M¡f b¡−L, ®p lLj ®M¡−f
il¡ O−ll ®cu¡mz ®M¡f…−m¡ f−l h¤−S ®g−m¢R−me h¡h¡, ¢py¢s…−m¡ ®i−PJ V¡e¡
Cú¤mO−ll ja h¡l¡¾c¡ h¡¢e−u −g−m¢R−mez Hj H L¡qq¡l e¡−j f¡s¡l HL
¢hšh¡−el h¡¢s−a h¡h¡ ®c−M−Re ®M¡fq£e ®cu¡m, V¡e¡ h¡l¡¾c¡ – B¢j Ae¤j¡e L¢l,
h¡h¡ H h¡¢s¢V−LJ ®plLj Bcm ¢c−a ¢LR¤ ®V−e−Re, ¢LR¤ h¤−S−Rez hs−m¡L
®cM−m, h¡h¡−L ®c−M¢R, H−Lh¡−l ¢jC−u k¡ez ®ke hs−m¡−Ll ph i¡m, a¡−cl
−hYf h¡l¡¾c¡Jz ah¤ h¡h¡ LMe ¢L Ll−he ®LE S¡−e e¡, qW¡v qua HL¢ce VÊ¡L
i−l h¡m¤ Hm h¡¢s−a, ¢p−j¾V Hm, CV Hm – −c−M d¡lZ¡ qu pñha i¡P¡ Ns¡
¢LR¤ HLV¡ OV−a k¡−µR, e¡ OV¡ Ah¢c L¡lJ p¡dÉ ®eC ®h¡T¡l L£ OV−a k¡−µRz
h¡h¡l C−µRl Lb¡ L¡l p¡dÉ B−R ®h¡−T! Bj¡−cl h¡¢s¢VC f¡s¡l Bl ph h¡¢s
®b−L EyQ¤, q¡a h¡s¡−mC R¤y−a f¡¢l e£m BL¡n lLj EyQ¤z h¡¢s¢V−a Bph¡h fœ
®Y¡L¡−e¡l B−Nl l¡−a B¢j Bl ®R¡Vc¡ H−p HL l¡a ®b−L¢Rm¡j, ®R¡Vc¡ ay¡l
¢NV¡lM¡e¡ ¢e−u H−p¢R−me p−‰, A−eL l¡a Ah¢c ¢NV¡l h¡S¡−me ®R¡Vc¡, Bl
B¢j ¢NV¡−ll qm¤c S¡j¡¢Vl Jfl ö−u −R¡Vc¡ h−m X¡L−m NjNj L−l p¡ah¡l
®R¡Vc¡ −n¡e¡ ®ka, a¡ ö−e¢R ®ke l¡S¡l p¡a ®R−m h¡¢sl p¡a ®cu¡−ml Bs¡−m
m¤¢L−u B−R Bl Bj¡−L ®iP¢Q L¡V−R B¢j k¡ h¢m a¡C h−mz B¢j ®L¡b¡u hm−m
p¡a¢V ®L¡b¡u, a¤¢j hm−m p¡a¢V a¤¢j ®i−p B−p ®L¡−›−L ®kez h¡¢s¢Vl Q¡l¢cL
S¤−s e¡l−Lm Bl p¤f¤¢l N¡Rz E−W¡−e ¢a¢ln lLj g¤m g−ml N¡Rz Hje hs h¡¢s,
Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p qu e¡, Bj¡−clz ea¤e h¡¢s−a Bp¡l fl fl fl ¢LR¤ OVe¡ O−V,
HL eðl S¡em¡l ¢nL ®i−P h¡¢s−a ®Q¡l Y¤−L Nue¡N¡¢V V¡L¡ fup¡ ¢e−u k¡uz
c'¤eðl h¡h¡−L HL¢ce ¢l„¡u p−‰ l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj, AmL¡ q−ml p¡j−e ¢c−u ®k−a
®c−Me j¡z ¢ae eðl c¡c¡ Bl ay¡l hå¤l¡ f¡a¡ e¡−j HL¢V f¢œL¡ ®hl L−le,
L¢ha¡ NÒf d¡yd¡ ¢e−u f¡yQ¢j−n¢m f¢œL¡z ®pC f¡a¡ f¢œL¡u l¡jde¤ e¡−j HL¢V

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L¢ha¡ ¢m−M Bj¡l e¡−j ®R−f ®ce c¡c¡z L¢ha¡l lQ¢ua¡l e¡j e¡p¢le S¡q¡e
ap¢mj¡, k¢cJ ¢hcÉ¡ju£ Cú¤−m i¢aÑ qJu¡l pju Cú¤−ml M¡a¡u T¤e¤M¡m¡ M¡¢eLV¡
®R¡V L−l Bj¡l e¡j ap¢mj¡ e¡p¢le ¢m−M¢R−mez
    c¡c¡ hm−me –p¡j−el pwMÉ¡u al e¡−j B−lLV¡ L¢ha¡ R¡f¡Cu¡jz
    jq¡e−¾c h¢m – a¡C−m B¢j ¢e−S ¢mMh¡j Bj¡l L¢ha¡!
    c¡c¡ gÉ¡L L−l ®q−p −g−me – k¡ k¡z a¤C Bh¡l ®mM−a f¡lp e¡¢L!
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    j¤q−aÑ ¢ho¡c Bj¡−L ®R−u ®g−mz é−Ll ®L¡yQs i−l S¡j L¤¢s−u ®c±−s Q−m
k¡C R¡−cz S¡−jl lp ®m−N ®h…¢e q−u b¡−L éLz Bj¡l je f−s b¡−L L¢ha¡uz
    Hl fl ®b−L c¡c¡ h¡¢s e¡ b¡L−m ay¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−ml XÊu¡l M¤−m L¢ha¡l M¡a¡
®hl L−l −N¡NË¡−p f¢sz Bq¡, HlLj B¢jJ k¢c ¢mM−a f¡la¡j!

     ea¤e h¡¢s−a Bp¡l fl h¡h¡ −cs jZ JS−el HL¢V N¡−el k¿» ¢L−e Be−me
S¡jÑ¡¢e ®b−L Bp¡ HL ®m¡−Ll L¡R ®b−Lz hå¤−cl ®X−L H−e k¿»¢V ®cM¡−a
m¡N−me c¡c¡ Bl hm−a m¡N−me ®jCX Ce S¡jÑ¡¢ez ¢qVm¡−ll h£l−aÅ c¡c¡
phpjuC hs A¢ii§az ¢qVm¡−ll ®cn ®b−L Bp¡ ¢S¢ep ¢e−uJz hå¤l¡ c¤'®Q¡M i−l
k¿» ®c−M k¡uz a¡l¡ H k¡hv ¢qS j¡ØV¡lp i−u−Sl L−ml N¡eC ®c−M−R, Hje k¿»
®c−M¢e, hs hs ¢X−ú ¢g−a m¡N¡−e¡, HL¢Vl ¢g−a B−lL¢V−a O¤−l O¤−l Sj¡ quz
−c−M k¡Ju¡l fl fl e¡l¡uZ p¡eÉ¡m a¡l HLL e¡¢VL¡, ¢f¾V¤ a¡l ¢NV¡−ll h¡Se¡,
j¡qh¤h a¡l Nm¡ ®R−s N¡Ju¡ eSl¦m N£¢a ¢g−ah¢¾c Ll−a B−pz ph¢LR¤C Bj¡−L
®cM−a qu clS¡l fcÑ¡ d−l c¡y¢s−u, L¡−R k¡Ju¡l −L¡eJ Ae¤j¢a B¢j f¡C¢ez
c¡c¡ il¡V Nm¡u ¢e−Sl Bhª¢š Ll¡ lh£¾cÐe¡b Bl eSl¦−ml L¢ha¡J ¢g−ah¢¾c
L−lez c¡c¡l l¡a¡l¡¢a e¡j q−u k¡u nq−lz ®qj¿¹ j¤−M¡f¡dÉ¡u, pa£e¡b j¤M¡¢SÑ,
j¡æ¡ −cl N¡e h¡−S, c¡c¡ Bl ®R¡Vc¡ ¢c−el ®h¢nl i¡N pju h¡ce k¿»¢Vl Jfl
T¤y−L b¡−Lez hs C−µR L−l R¤−u ®cM−az c¡c¡ h−me – ¢LR¤ dl¢h e¡z c§−l c¡ys¡Cu¡
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®cM¢hz
    c¡c¡ h¡¢s e¡ b¡L−m B¢j ®p k¿»J R¤y−u ®c¢Mz Cu¡p¢je R¤y−a Q¡C−m h¢m
    –c§−l c¡ys¡Cu¡ ®cMz ¢LR¤ dl¢h e¡z J c§−l c¡¢ys−u ®c−Mz B¢j k−¿»l c¤'¢ae−V
®h¡a¡j ¢Vf−mC N¡e h¡S−a öl¦ L−lz f¡−ul Jfl f¡ a¤−m ö−u ö−u N¡e ö¢ez
Bj¡l hs c¡c¡ q−a C−µR L−lz

     h¡¢s−a Q¤¢l qJu¡l L¡l−Z HlLj ¢euj c¡ys¡u S¡e¡m¡ clS¡ ph hå l¡M−a
q−hz ®p Nl−j N¡ ®pÜ q−mJ S¡e¡m¡ M¤−m q¡Ju¡ M¡Ju¡ Qm−h e¡z i¡P¡ S¡e¡m¡u
h¡h¡ BlJ ¢ae−V L−l ¢nL m¡¢N−u ¢c−me, ®SmM¡e¡l ¢n−Ll ja, mð¡ Bl
f¡b¡¢lz Ol…−m¡ AåL¡l q−u lCmz ¢c−el ®hm¡−aJ B−m¡ ®SÅ−m ®mM¡fs¡
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M¡Ju¡c¡Ju¡ Ll−a quz pÉ¡ya−py−a O−l ¢e−S−cl Cc§−ll ja j−e q−a b¡−Lz
     l¡¢Su¡ ®hN−jl p−‰ h¡h¡−L ¢l„¡u ®cM¡l fl ®b−L j¡ nkÉ¡ ¢e−u−Rez
l¡yd¡h¡s¡, e¡Ju¡ M¡Ju¡ −R−s, öL−e¡ j¤−M p¡l¡¢ce ö−u b¡−Lez h¡h¡l Ol ®b−L

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¢e−Sl L¡fs ®Q¡fs ¢hR¡e¡ h¡¢mn p¢l−u AeÉ O−l Y¤−L−Rez j¡'−L ®cM−m −k ®LE
j−e Ll−h L¢We HL hÉ¡l¡j q−u−R j¡'lz Q¤−m ®am f−s e¡, ¢Ql¦¢e f−s e¡z
O¡j¡¢Q−a N¡ i−l ®N−R, O¡−j nl£−ll L¡fs ®m−ÃV b¡−L nl£−lz p¡l¡¢ce l¡ në
®eC., h¡h¡l h¡¢s −gl¡l në öe−m ®Lhm R¤−V H−p ¢QLe Nm¡u ¢hm¡f öl¦ L−le
–JC ®a¡, ®h¢Vl p¡−b p¡l¡¢ce L¡V¡Cu¡ BCm¡z h¤¢T, Ha hs h¡¢s ¢LeR, JC
®h¢V−l ¢hu¡ LCl¡ HC h¡¢s−a a¤mh¡ hCm¡z j¡'l ¢hm¡−fl ®L¡eJ Sh¡h LMeJ
®ce e¡ h¡h¡z −ke L¡lJ ®L¡eJ Lb¡ ay¡l L¡−e Y¤L−R e¡z ®ke ®LE ay¡−L E−ŸnÉ
L−l ¢LR¤ hm−R e¡z ®ke ®k në…−m¡ i¡p−R O−l, ®p¢V ¢LR¤C e¡, ®hs¡−ml ¢jyu¡J
¢jyu¡J h¡ Q¤−m¡u M¢s ®f¡s¡l nëz j¡ ®k p¡j−e cy¡¢s−u B−Re, AeNÑm ®Q¢Q−u
k¡−µRe, h¡h¡ ay¡l Ef¢ÙÛ¢a h¡ ül ®ke ®Vl f¡−µRe e¡ Hje Y−P q¡yV¡q¡y¢V L−le
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E−W¡−e O−l, h¡µQ¡−cl Q¡Llh¡Ll−cl L¤Ll−hs¡−ml MhlVhl ®ee, e¡¢el h¡¢sl
®fR−el h¢Ù¹ ®b−L ¢e−u Bp¡ ea¤e L¡−Sl ®j−u j¢Z−L X¡−Le i¡a ¢c−a, i¡a
®M−u ®YL¤l a¤−m, Bue¡l p¡j−e cy¡¢s−u p−oÑl ®am j¡M¡ Q¤m ByQ−s Q−m k¡e
h¡C−lz j¡ ®fR−e c¡y¢s−u h¡h¡l …¢ù a¤−m N¡m f¡−se – Bj¡l h¡h¡ X¡š²¡¢l
fs¡C−R hCm¡ X¡š²¡l qCRp, e¡C−m ®a¡ Q¡o¡l ®Rs¡ Q¡o¡C b¡L¢az ®VL¡l m¤−i
¢hu¡ Ll¢R¢m Bj¡−l, Hqe ¢e−Sl ®VL¡ qC−R, Bj¡−l g¡m¡Cu¡ B−lL ®hX¡l hE
mCu¡ lPa¡j¡n¡ Llpz Bõ¡u a−l dÄwp Llh, al HC h¡h¤¢N¢l b¡Lh e¡, −cj¡N
LC k¡Ch! B¢j a−l A¢in¡f ¢ca¡¢R, Bj¡l h¡−fl ¢ejL k¢c M¡Cu¡ b¡Lp,
a¡C−m Bj¡−l k¿»Z¡ ®cJ−el ¢hQ¡l Bõ¡u Llhz al ®Q±Ÿ …¢ù jlh L¤ù qCu¡z
    j¡'l d¡lZ¡ h¡h¡ BS l¡−a h¡ L¡m pL¡−m l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj−L ¢h−u L−l O−l
a¤m−hez l¡−N g¡V¡ j¡'l p¡j−e −LE c¡ys¡h¡l p¡qp L−l e¡z Bj¡l j¤M gp−L
HL¢ce ®h¢l−u k¡u –Ha ¢Qõ¡J LÉ¡? HC X¡ ®a¡ Bl BL¤u¡ f¡s¡ e¡z
    j¡ T−sl ja E−s H−p Bj¡l Q¤m d−l Hje ®qyQL¡ V¡e ®ce ®k B¢j ®Qu¡−l
hp¡ ¢Rm¡j ®p¢V E−ÒV fsm ®fRe ¢c−L, Bl B¢j ¢N−u ®WLm¡j ®cu¡−m, j¡
Bj¡−L m¡¢V−jl ja ®O¡l¡−mez c¤'N¡−m L−o b¡ès ¢c−u LLÑn Nm¡u h−me –
q¡l¡¢jl h¡µQ¡ Lp ¢L a¤C! h¡−f L¤eJ¢ce ¢gCl¡ Q¡C−R a−N¡l ¢c−L! h¡−fl fr
mp! a¡ ®a¡ mC¢hC! HL lš² ®a¡! hcj¡C®nl lš²z l¡r¤¢p j¡¢N, a¤C Bj¡−l S¾j
®bCL¡ SÅ¡m¡Ca¡Rp! aC S¾j¡Ch¡l fl ®bCL¡C Bj¡l Lf¡m f¤s−Rz a−l ®k
®L¢õN¡ B¢j R¢XO−l e¤e M¡Ju¡Cu¡ j¡Cl¡ ®gmm¡j e¡!
   j¡ B−rf L−le Bj¡−L ®Le mhZ M¡C−u Bya¤s O−lC j¡−le¢ez Bj¡l ®Q¡M
¢i−S k¡u S−mz j¡ ¢g−lJ a¡L¡e e¡ Bj¡l −Q¡−Ml S−ml ¢c−Lz

    j¡'l i¡o¡ ¢ce ¢ce AnÔ£m q−a b¡−L, ¢ce ¢ce j¡'l N¡−u O¡j¡¢Q h¡s−a b¡−L,
−Q¡−Ml ¢e−Q L¡¢m fs−a b¡−Lz ®Lhm h¡h¡−L eu, h¡¢sp¤Ü ph¡C−L pL¡m p−å
N¡m¡N¡m L−lez −R−m−j−ul¡J e¡¢L ay¡l S−¾jl nš¤lz Q¡Llh¡Lll¡ c¤d Lm¡ ¢c−u
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®f¡o¡ L¡mp¡fz j¢Z k¡ i¡a alL¡¢l ¢c−u k¡u j¡'l O−l a¡ b¡mp¤Ü R¤−s j¡−le
E−W¡−e BnwL¡ L'−l ®k osk¿» L−l ®LE ay¡−L ¢ho M¡Ju¡−a Q¡−µRz e¡¢el h¡¢s

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®b−L j¡j¡ M¡m¡l¡ H−m j¡ a¡y−cl O−l h¢p−u h¡h¡ Bl l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj−L −Lje N¡−u
N¡ m¡¢N−u ¢l„¡u hp¡ ®c−M−Re hZÑe¡ L−le Bl ¢h¢e−u ¢h¢e−u L¡y−cez j¡'l üfÀ
¢Rm ea¤e h¡¢s−a ea¤e L−l pwp¡l p¡¢S−u ¢a¢e ea¤e S£he öl¦ Ll−hez
    HlLjC ¢ce k¡¢µRm, Bj¡−clJ A−eLV¡ N¡ pJu¡ q−u ¢N−u¢Rm p¡a Q−s l¡
®eC h¡h¡l ¢c−L j¡ HL¢Vl fl HL¢V R¤y−s ®c−he k¡ C−µR a¡Cz Lg b¤b¤ … j¤az
Bjl¡ ®k k¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−m j¤M …y−S h−p ®b−L i¡e Llh ®k ¢LR¤C ®cM¢R e¡ h¡
öe¢R e¡z B¢j p¡d¡lZa ®ppju S¢Vm Aˆ Lo−a h¢p, Aˆ Lo¡l HC HL p¤¢h−d,
j¡¢SÑ−e L¡V¡L¤¢V Ll¡l ü¡d£ea¡ ®S¡−V, a¡C L¢l B¢j, ®k ®LE ®cM−m i¡h−h Aˆ
Bj¡−L ¢hoj c¡hs¡−µRz ¢L¿º B¢j ®k S¢Vma¡l A−eL h¡C−l j−e j−e ®jOm¡
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®L¡eJ c¤f−l, ®L¡eJ HL d¤d¤ j¡−Wl ¢Le¡−l HL n¡¿¹ f¤L−ll d¡−l h−p N¡P¢Q−ml
Js¡J¢s ®c¢M, a¡l R¢h By¢L Bl L¡lJ f¡−ul në ®f−mC a¡ ®L−V ¢cC A−ˆl
L¡V¡L¤¢Vl ja a¡ B¢j R¡s¡ AeÉ ®LE S¡−e e¡z h¡h¡ e¡, j¡ e¡z HlLjC HLpju,
j¡ kMe h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−aC hm−me c¤ojeX¡ BC−R, ®h¢Xl p¡−b k¡ L¡j Ll−el a¡
LCl¡ BC−Rz j¡¢Nh¡S L¤b¡L¡l! Q¢lœq£e! h¡h¡, aMeJ q¡a j¤M ®d¡e¢e, n¡VÑ fÉ¡¾V
M¤−m m¤¢‰ f−le¢e, V¡C ¢Y−m q−u B−R, ®d−u ®N−me j¡'l O−ll ¢c−L hm−a hm−a
f¡CRp ¢L ®h¢X, Bj¡l h¡¢s−a b¡Lp, Bj¡l M¡p, Aa SÅ¡m¡p ®Le Bj¡−l,
f¡CRp ¢L! h¡h¡l ýwL¡l ö−e B¢j l¦ÜnÄ¡p h−p b¡¢Lz j¡¢SÑ−e L¡V¡L¤¢V Ll¡l
Lmj¢V L¡y−f, Lmj dl¡ BP¤m…−m¡Jz j¡'l J h¡h¡−N¡ ¢QvL¡l ö−e ®Qu¡l ®R−s
E−W j¡'l O−ll clS¡u c¡y¢s−u ¢hivp HL L¡ä ®c¢Mz −c¢M h¡−Ol ja, h¡O ¢WL
®Lje L−l m¡¢g−u j¡e¤−ol N¡−u L¡js ®cu a¡ ¢e−Sl ®Q¡−M LMeJ e¡ ®c−MJ
Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p h¡h¡ ¢WL h¡−Ol jaC j¡'l N¡−u m¡¢g−u j¡'l Q¤m −V−e HL TVL¡u
j¡¢V−a ®g−m m¡¢b Lo¡−a b¡−Le h¤−L ®f−Vz h¡h¡l f¡−u h¡V¡ ®L¡Çf¡¢el nš²
S¤−a¡, B−Nl ®Q−u BlJ ¢Y−m q−u B−R Nm¡l V¡CM¡e¡z j¡ M¡−Vl a−m ®py¢d−u
k¡Ju¡l ®Qø¡ L−lJ f¡−le e¡z Bj¡l ®fR−e c¡c¡ H−p c¡ys¡e, ®R¡Vc¡, Cu¡p¢jeJz
Bjl¡, L−uL¢V Cyc¤l, ¢ehÑ¡L −cM−a b¡¢L j¡'l e¡L j¤M ®b−L lš² ®h−l¡−µR, öe−a
b¡¢L j¡'l ¢QvL¡l Bj¡−l j¡Cl¡ ®gmm −l, Bj¡−l h¡yQ¡Jz Bj¡−cl L¡lJ p¡qp
qu e¡ c¤'f¡ p¡j−e H−N¡−az j¡ ®N¡Pl¡−a b¡−Le, ®j−T ®i−p k¡u j¡'l ®fµR¡−hz
    BlJ LC¢h HCph, L? a−l BCS B¢j j¡Cl¡C g¡m¡Cu¡jz h¡h¡ hm−a
b¡−Le q¡yf¡−a q¡yf¡−az
    Bl LCa¡j e¡, f¡−u d¢l Bj¡−l R¡Cs¡ ®cCez j¡ L¡yc−a L¡yc−a q¡a ®S¡s
L−le ®fµR¡−hl Jfl BdeÉ¡w−V¡ h−pz
    L−uL¢V Cyc¤l−L c§l c§l a¡¢s−u h¡h¡ Q−m k¡e ¢e−Sl O−l, NVNV L−l S¤−a¡
®gm−a ®gm−a ®j−Tuz j¡ p¡l¡l¡a −j−Tu ö−u L¡y−cez Bj¡l C−µR L−l j¡'l
L¡−R h−p ¢f−W q¡a h¤¢m−u hm−a ®k j¡ Bl L¡C¾c e¡, ®cCM Hl ®n¡d B¢j
HL¢ce a¤m¡j,. Bj¡l p¡qp qu e¡z A−dÑL l¡a Ah¢c A−ˆl M¡a¡l Jfl T¤−L        y
®b−L l¡−a e¡ ®M−u ö−u f¢sz ö−u ö−u O¤jq£e ®Q¡−M üfÀ ®cM−a b¡¢L H h¡¢s



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®b−L S−¾jl ja Q−m k¡¢µR AeÉ ®L¡b¡Jz c§−l ®L¡b¡J, ®L¡eJ HL Ajm dhm
S£h−ez

    HC OVe¡l fl q¡−nj j¡j¡ l¡Ù¹¡u h¡h¡−L ¢f¢V−u Bdjl¡ h¡¢e−u h¡¢s H−e
h¡m¤l hÙ¹¡l ja R¤−s ¢c−u h−me –Bj¡l hC−el N¡−u B−lL¢ce q¡a a¤mR ¢L
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a¤j¡l m¡n L¤š¡ ¢cu¡ M¡Ju¡Cu¡jz
    CØf¡−al ja nš² j¡e¤o−LJ p¡a¢ce ¢hR¡e¡u ö−u b¡L−a q−u−Rz h¡h¡l O−l
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M¡h¡l ®f±y−R ¢c−u−R j¢Zz h¡h¡ p¡a¢ce Bj¡−L pL¡m c¤fl L¡−R ®X−L ®X−L
h−m−Re ®mM¡fs¡ LCl¡ hs qJ j¡z
    −n−ol ¢ce, ®k ¢ce¢V f¡l q−mC ¢a¢e N¡ ®T−s E−W c¡ys¡−he, −p¢ce R¤¢Vl ¢ce,
Bj¡−L c¤fl−hm¡ L¡−R ®X−L hm−me −a¡a¡f¡¢Ml ja j¤MÙ¹ LCl¡ g¡m¡J ph…m¡
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hCz LÓ¡−p g¡ØVÑ qC−a qChz k¡l¡ a¤j¡l LÓ¡−p g¡ØVÑ qu, a¡l¡ k¡ M¡u a¤¢jJ a a¡C
M¡J, a¡C−m qCh¡ e¡ ®Le? a¤j¡l j¡b¡u ¢L J−N¡l ®Q−u ¢Om¤ ¢LR¤ ®h¢n? LJ ®h¢n
¢L e¡!
    h¡h¡l ¢nu−ll L¡−R c¡y¢s−u j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢m– e¡z
     k¢cJ Bj¡l hl¡hlC j−e q−u−R ¢Om¤ M¡¢eLV¡ LjC Bj¡l j¡b¡u ah¤ h¡h¡ k¡
öe−a C−µR L−le a¡C h¢mz a¡ hm¡C ¢el¡fc ¢L e¡z
     j¡ ®N¡ Bj¡l j¡b¡l Q¤m…m¡u q¡a h¤m¡Cu¡ ®cJ ®a¡ j¡z h¡h¡ ®L¡jm Nm¡u
h−mez
     M¡−Vl −l¢mw ®Oy−p c¡y¢s−u h¡h¡l j¡b¡u BP¤m X¤¢h−u ¢cCz −ke BP¤m…−m¡
Bj¡l BP¤m euz ®ke B¢j c¡y¢s−u B¢R H Bp−m B¢j eC, AeÉ ®LEz Ec¡p
a¡¢L−u b¡¢L −M¡m¡ clS¡l Jf¡−n ®l¡c f−s Lmf¡−ll ®Q±h¡µQ¡l Sm ¢TL¢jL
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Ll−R, ®pC S−ml ¢c−Lz C−µR L−l q¡a f¡ R¤−s S−m p¡ya¡l L¡¢Vz Bs¡Cg¤¢V
®Q±h¡µQ¡l S−m p¡ya−l Lac§lC h¡ k¡Ju¡ k¡uz O¤−l ¢g−l −Q±h¡µQ¡−aC, Lmf¡−sC,
−l¡c j¡b¡u L−l c¡y¢s−u b¡L¡ ®fu¡l¡ N¡−Rl a−mC, H h¡¢s−aC, −k h¡¢s−a ®hQ¡l¡
Bj¡−L j¤−M ¢Mm Hy−V L¡lJ e¡ L¡lJ glj¡n M¡V−a quz BP¤m…−m¡ h¡h¡l Q¤−m
®hs¡−m j¡l¡ Cyc¤−ll ja M¤y¢s−u q¡y−Vz
     h¡h¡ X¡−Le j¡, J j¡z
     Bj¡−L p¡s¡ ¢c−a qu S£ h−mz
     j¤lî£l¡ X¡L−m S£ hm−a qu, j¡ a¡C ¢n¢M−u−Rez S£ e¡ h−m ýy h¡ L£ h−m
Ešl Ll−m j¡ h−me, ®eq¡a ®hu¡c¢h Ll¡z Bch L¡uc¡ B¢j Lj S¡¢e h−m j¡'l
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AhnÉ hÜ d¡lZ¡z D−cl pL¡−m j¤l¢î−cl f¡ R¤−u p¡m¡j Ll−a qu ®R¡V−clz ®p
Bj¡l à¡l¡ ¢LR¤−a qu e¡z j¡ d¡‚¡ ¢c−u f¡W¡e −ke h¡h¡l f¡ R¤yCz B¢j L¡W q−u
c¡y¢s−u b¡¢L ®Q±L¡−W, ah¤ L¡lJ, ®p h¡h¡ ®q¡L j¡ ®q¡L, f¡ R¤yC e¡z
     Q¤m…m¡ ®S¡−l V¡Ce¡ ®cJz h¡h¡ L¡al ü−l h−mez
     h¡h¡l j¡b¡ il¡ Oe L¡−m¡ −L¡yLs¡ Q¤mz −S¡−l V¡e−a ¢N−u Q¤−ml ®N¡s¡ ®b−L
BP¤−m E−W B−p Sj¡V lš²z ö¢L−u L¡−m¡ h¡¢ml ja ®cM−az h¡h¡ ¢L j−l k¡−he,

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Bj¡l iu q−a b¡−Lz ¢L q−h j¡e¤o¢V ¢Qv q−u j−l f−s b¡L−m HC ¢hR¡e¡u! B¢j
Q¤m V¡e−a V¡e−a ®cMh h¡h¡ Bl nÄ¡p ®gm−Re e¡, ¢nu−ll f¡−n c¡y¢s−uC b¡Lh
¢ce f¡l q−m l¡a, h¡h¡ Bl hm−he e¡ A−eL qC−R j¡, HCh¡l fs−a hp ¢Nu¡z
®mM¡fs¡ LCl¡ j¡e¤−ol ja j¡e¤o qJz
    −Q±h¡µQ¡ ®b−L ®l¡c p−l ®fu¡l¡ N¡−Rl jNX¡−m J−Wz h¡h¡ Hlj−dÉ e¡L
X¡L−a b¡−Lez e¡L X¡L¡ −m¡−Ll j¡b¡u q¡a h¤−m¡−mC ¢L e¡ h¤−m¡−mC ¢L, f¡
¢V−f ¢V−f Ol ®R−s ®h¢l−u k¡Cz clS¡l h¡C−l nlh−al NÔ¡p q¡−a c¡y¢s−u B−Re
j¡z ®LE ®ke öe−a e¡ f¡u h−me k¡ al h¡h¡−l nlhaV¡ ¢cu¡ Buz
    h¡h¡ O¤j¡Cu¡ fs−Rz B¢jJ ül e¡¢j−u h¢mz
      NÔ¡p¢V q¡−a d¢l−u j¡ h−me ah¤ l¡CM¡ Bu, O¤j ®bCL¡ ECW¡ M¡Ch−ez
®mh¤l nlha al h¡h¡l M¤h fR¾cz
    glj¡n M¡V¡ ®j−u B¢j, h¡h¡l ¢hR¡e¡l f¡−nl ®V¢h−m W¡ä¡ ®mh¤l nlha ®l−M
B¢pz j¡'l fl−e m¡m HL¢V R¡f¡ n¡¢sz q¡a−M¡yf¡ Ll¡ Q¤m Y¡L¡ R¡f¡ n¡¢sl
ByQ−mz clS¡u c¡y¢s−u O¤¢j−u b¡L¡ h¡h¡l ¢c−L j¡u¡-®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u −b−L j¡
¢c¢hÉ O−l N¡ N¢m−u M¡−Vl ¢Le¡−l c¡y¢s−u h¡h¡l j¡b¡l Q¤−m q¡a h¤−m¡−a b¡−Lez
    HC p¤−k¡−N B¢j m¡f¡š¡z R¡−c c¡y¢s−u ®fu¡l¡ ¢Q−h¡−a ¢Q−h¡−a fÐg¤õ−cl
h¡¢sl E−W¡−e f¡s¡l ®j−u−cl ®N¡õ¡R¤V ®Mm¡ ®c¢Mz H h¡¢sl j¡−W pñh eu
®Mm¡d¤−m¡, A¿¹a h¡h¡ k¢Ÿe h¡¢s−a m¡N¡a¡l B−Rez h¡h¡ h¡¢s b¡L−m a¡yl
e¡N¡−ml ®ial b¡L−a qu h¡¢sl ph¡C−Lz q¡−al ®fu¡l¡ aMeJ ®no L¡js
f−s¢e, h¡h¡l X¡L ö¢ez ®c±−s ¢e−Q ®e−j h¡h¡l p¡j−e c¡ys¡C glj¡n f¡me
Ll−az h¡SM¡yC Nm¡u ¢S−‘p L−le nlha ®LX¡ ¢c−R?
    j¡z B¢j ®Q¡M e¡¢j−u Ešl ¢cCz
    LÉ¡e ¢c−R? nlha ¢L B¢j Q¡C¢R? ¢hR¡e¡u f¡ T¤¢m−u h−p Bj¡l ®hu¡c¢hl
SeÉ c¤'N¡−m Qs Lo¡−he Hje q¡a ¢en¢fn Ll¡ N¡ SÅm¡ ü−l h−mez
    B¢j ¢el¦šlz
    nlha ¢eu¡ EW¡−e g¡m¡Cu¡ ®cz h¡h¡l ¢el¦š¡f L˜z
    ¢exn−ë ýL¤j f¡me L¢lz ®fu¡l¡ N¡−Rl a−m NÔ¡pM¡e¡ Ef¤s L−l d¢lz
    ®LE ®ke Bj¡l O−l e¡ B−pz hCm¡ ¢cp B¢j L¡lJ ®Qq¡l¡ ®cM−a Q¡C e¡z
L¡lJ q¡−al ¢LR¤ M¡C−a Q¡C e¡z Bj¡−l ¢ho M¡Ju¡Cu¡ j¡lh¡l jamh B¢j h¤¢Tz
®L¡eJ nš¤l ®ke Bj¡l h¡¢s−a e¡ b¡−Lz
   B¢j Hh¡lJ ¢el¦šlz
   fl¢ce gS¢mM¡m¡ h¡¢s H−p j¡'l N¡−u q¡a h¤¢m−u −Q¡−Ml Sm ®gm−a ®gm−a
h−me –c¤¢eu¡c¡¢l R¡s hsh¤z ¢p−ej¡ ®cM¡ R¡sz …e¡ql L¡j Bl LCl e¡z
pwp¡®ll j¡u¡ R¡s, ü¡j£ p¿¹¡−el j¡u¡ R¡s, Bõ¡ql f−b Bpz HV¡C n¡¢¿¹l fbz
   j¡ −pC ®b−L n¡¢¿¹ M¤yS−a ¢p−ej¡u eu Bl, Bõ¡ql f−b f¡ h¡s¡−mez Bõ¡ql
fb q−µR eJjq−ml fb, gS¢mM¡m¡l nÄöl h¡¢sl fbz nÄö−ll e¡j B¢jl¦õ¡qz
Ah¡P¡¢m j¤pmj¡ez ¢R−me j¡â¡p¡ ¢nrLz ®R−m−j−u ¢e−u ®cn i¡−Nl fl i¡l−al

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®j−c¢ef¤l ®b−L f§hh−‰ Q−m H−p eJjq−ml q¡¢Sh¡¢s S‰m p¡g L−l HLam¡
HL¢V h¡¢s a¤−m f¡L¡f¡¢L b¡L−a öl¦ L−l−Rez fÐbj ¢LR¤¢ce ®Ll¡¢e¢N¢l L−l−Re
®f±lpi¡l B¢f−pz Hlfl Q¡L¢l ®R−s f¡s¡ fs¢n−L ®L¡l¡e q¡¢cp f−s ®n¡e¡e,
fs¢nl¡ q¡¢cu¡ a¤−m −ce q¡−a, JlLjC C¢‰a ®cJu¡ B−R ®k Bõ¡q lp¤−ml Lb¡
¢k¢e h−me ay¡−L q¡¢cu¡ ¢c−m Bõ¡q M¤¢n qe, h¡¾c¡l SeÉ ®h−qpa ep£h L−lez
B¢jl¦õ¡ql pwp¡−l gS¢mM¡m¡l fÐ−hn A−eLV¡ Eó¡ fa−el jaz OVL,
B¢jl¦õ¡ql ¢h−ul ®k¡NÉ ®R−m j¤p¡l SeÉ LeÉ¡ −cM−a H h¡¢s J h¡¢s O¤−l −n−o
Hy−c¡ N¢ml ®ial Mm−p j¡−R il¡ f¤L¤l f¡−s e¡¢el h¡¢s ®f±y−Rz Hh¡¢sC,
E−W¡−el ®m¡q¡l ®Qu¡−l h−p OVL ¢pÜ¡¿¹ ®eu, ®no h¡¢sz
    OV−Ll L¡−R LeÉ¡l l©−fl hZÑe¡ ö−e B¢jl¦õ¡q j¤p¡−L hN−m ¢e−u q¡−a HL
q¡¢s lp−N¡õ¡ ¢e−u fl¢ceC q¡¢Sl e¡¢el h¡¢s−az L£ hÉ¡f¡l, L¡−L Q¡C? Q¡C
g¢Sm¡a¤e−ep¡−Lz −p ®a¡ Cú¤−mz h¡¢sl ®m¡−Ll¡ ¢V−el g¤−V¡u ®Q¡M ®l−M n¡c¡
BmM¡õ¡ fl¡ ¢ie i¡o¡u Lb¡ hm¡ Aá¤a j¡e¤oc¤−V¡−L ®c−Mez Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l
g¢Sm¡a¤e−ep¡ −c−M O−ll ®Qu¡−l hp¡ A−Qe¡ c¤C ®m¡L a¡l f¡ ®b−L j¡b¡ Ah¢c
®N¡NË¡−p ¢Nm−Rez L£ L¡äz L£ L¡ä! gS¢mM¡m¡ −c±−s fN¡l f¡lz B¢jl¦õ¡ql
−Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ gS¢mM¡m¡−L ®c−M Tm−p B−R aMeJz Hje ®p¡e¡l hlZ −j−u ¢a¢e
Bl c¤'¢V ®c−Me¢ez e¡e¡l L¡−R B¢jl¦õ¡q q¡a ®S¡s L−l Bhc¡l L−le –Bf¢e
k¢c l¡¢S qe, BSC, HMeC n¡¢c q−u k¡L, f−l Ae¤ù¡e¡¢c L−l e¡ qu ®j−u a¤−m
®ehz
    e¡¢e ö−e Bf¢š L−le fcÑ¡l Bs¡m ®b−Lz Cn¡l¡ L−le e¡e¡−L L¡−R Bp−a,
Cn¡l¡ ®c−MJ −Q¡M ¢g¢l−u l¡−Me e¡e¡, S¡−ee fcÑ¡l Bs¡−m ¢L Ešl A−fr¡
Ll−Rz e¡¢e ®h¢q−n¢h j¡e¤o ee, ýS¤−N e¡−Qe e¡, EW ®R¢s al ¢hu¡ m¡N−R h−m
®j−u−L, Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l−R p−h, S¡−e e¡ ¢L q−a k¡−µR, d−l ®hy−d Lh¤m hm¡−a
l¡¢S eez e¡¢el Bf¢šl ¢c−L ®j¡−V ¢g−l e¡ a¡¢L−u e¡e¡ S£ q¡ S£ q¡ h−m
B¢jl¦õ¡ql Lb¡u ja ¢c−u hp−me –a¡ kMe LC−Re, ¢hu¡ AMeC Ll¡C−he,
Bf−el Lb¡u e¡ Ll−a f¡¢l ¢L! Bf−e qC−me B−mj j¡e¤oz
    gS¢mM¡m¡−L f¡s¡ M¤y−S h¡¢s H−e O¡s d−l −ia−ll O−l HL¢V m¡m n¡¢s−a
j¤−s h¢p−u ®cJu¡ qmz hs j¡j¡ je M¡l¡f L−l h−p¢R−me pla¡Bm¤ N¡−Rl ¢e−Qz
¢e−S ¢a¢e gS¢mM¡m¡−L fs¡−aez Bl hRl ¢ae f−lC ®j¢VÊL f¡n L−l L−m−S
i¢aÑ q−a f¡l−ae gS¢mM¡m¡z Bl Hje pju ýV L−l j¡Cu¡ j¡e−pl Ha
®eL¡fs¡ m¡Nh e¡ h−m e¡e¡ h¡¢sl ph¡l j¤−M ¢Mm Hy−V ¢h−ul hÉhÙÛ¡ Ll−Rez
M¤¢n−a h¡Nh¡N B¢jl¦õ¡q p¡j−e l¡M¡ Q¡ ¢hú¤V j¤−M e¡ a¤−mC p§l L−l p¤l¡ ®N−u
R'n V¡L¡l L¡¢h−e c¤'O−l c¤'S−el j¤−M Lh¤m öe−mez e¡¢e ANaÉ¡ h−m¢R−me –
L¡¢h−el ®VL¡V¡ h¡s¡C−a Lez
    –B−l l¡−M¡, B−mj j¡e−ol m−N cl Lo¡L¢o ¢WL e¡z e¡e¡ dj−L b¡¢j−u−Re
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    gS¢mM¡m¡l ¢h−u−a ®m¡L ®ej¿¹æ L−l −f¡m¡J j¡wp M¡Ju¡−e¡ ¢ce L−uL f−l
d¤jd¡j L−lC quz f¡m¢L Q−s ¢a¢e h¡−fl h¡¢s ®R−s nÄöl h¡¢s Q−m k¡e, L¡yc−a
L¡yc−az hs j¡j¡ Nm¡ ®R−s L¡yc¢R−mez hsj¡j¡−LJ ®k¢ce ýV L−l ®hs¡−a ¢e−u
−k−u q¡¢mj¡ e¡−jl n¡c¡ dhd−h d¤j¢p HL −Ny−u¡ −j−u−L ¢c−u ¢h−u L¢l−u
H−e¢R−me e¡e¡, gS¢mM¡m¡l ¢h−ul hRl ¢ae f−l, e¡¢e ®Ly−c¢R−me Nm¡ ®R−sz
hs j¡j¡ ¢R−me h¡¢sl ph−Q−u ®mM¡fs¡ S¡e¡ ®R−mz ®R−m BlJ ®mM¡fs¡ L−l
SS hÉ¡¢lØV¡l q−h, e¡¢el C−µR ¢Rmz hsj¡j¡−L ¢h−u L¢l−u BQjL¡ h¡¢s JW¡l
fl E−W¡−el pla¡ Bm¤ N¡R¢V e¡e¡ HL ®L¡−f ®L−V ®g−m¢R−me, n¡c¡ hE−L
Bh¡l ¢SÅ−e i§−a e¡ d−lz Bj¡l AhnÉ ®cM¡ qu¢e Hph, O−V−R Bj¡l S−¾jl
A−eL B−Nz
    gS¢mM¡m¡ ¢R−me f¡s¡ ®hs¡CeÉ¡ ®j−uz p¡l¡¢ce VC VC L−l O¤l−ae f¡s¡u
f¡s¡uz −pC ®j−u−L ®j−c¢ef¤¢l B¢jl¦õ¡q q¡−a ap¢hq d¢l−u−Re, j¡b¡u ®O¡jV¡
f¢l−u−Rez h¡¢sl Q¡l¢cL S¤−s ®cu¡m a¤−m−Re ®ke h¡C−ll ®m¡−Ll h¡¢sl hEHl
¢c−L ®Q¡M e¡ f−s, nÄöl n¡ö¢s Bl ü¡j£l ®ph¡ Ll−mC ®k Bõ¡q−L M¤¢n Ll¡ k¡u
a¡ ¢a¢e ¢La¡h M¤−m f−s f−s ®R−mhE−L ö¢e−u−Rez ®R−mhE j¡b¡ ®e−s S£ BµR¡
Bî¡¢S h−m phC ®j−e ¢e−u−Rez
    J¢mBõ¡ql h¡¢s, Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ üuw q¡¢Sl¡ ®ce h¡¢s−a ay¡l ®fu¡l¡ h¡¾c¡l
p−‰ h¡a¢Qa Ll−az h¡¢sl N¡−R N¡−R ¢SeJ b¡−Lz h¡¢s¢V−a ®Y¡L¡l fl ®b−L
gS¢mM¡m¡−L fСuC ¢S−e d−l−R, ¢Se HL¢ce c'¤¢ce b¡−L, LMeJ p¡a¢ce,
B¢jl¦õ¡q ¢e−S kMe ¢Se R¡s¡e gS¢mM¡m¡ df¡n L−l f−se ®j−Tu, ¢S−el¡
Hi¡−hC j¡e¤−ol nl£l ®R−s ®hl quz
    ¢S−e dl−m gS¢mM¡m¡ j¡b¡l −O¡jV¡ ®g−m ®ce, h¡¢sl h¡C−l ®h¢l−u k¡e HL¡
HL¡ ®h¡lM¡ R¡s¡, l¡Ù¹¡u Hl Jl p−‰ ®q−p ®q−p q¡¢hS¡¢h Lb¡ h−me, eJjq−ml
®j¡−s ¢e−Sl ü¡j£−L ®c−M gS¢mM¡m¡ e¡¢L HL¢ce h−m¢R−me ¢L j¤p¡ i¡C LC
k¡Ce? h¡c¡j M¡Ch¡Cez
    ¢Se R¡s¡−e¡ HL ¢hoj hÉ¡f¡lz gS¢mM¡m¡−L l¡Ù¹¡ ®b−L p¡s¡¢nl d−l ja
®V−e Be¡ qu h¡¢s−az h¡¢sl ph−Q−u AåL¡l O−l ay¡−L h¢¾c L−l B¢jl¦õ¡q
m¡¢W q¡−a ®Y¡−Le ®p O−lz fÐb−j ¢S−‘p L−le – ¢L L¡lZ ®a¡j¡l HCph Ll¡l?
    gS¢mM¡m¡ h−me – Bj¡l ¢LR¤ i¡m¡ m¡−N e¡z Bj¡l nql p¤Ü¡ O¤Cl¡ ®hs¡C−a
CµR¡ L−lz Bj¡l h¡c¡j M¡C−a, ®f¡s¡h¡¢sl QjQj M¡C−a CµR¡ L−lz ¢q ¢q ¢qz
    Bp−m gS¢mM¡m¡ −a¡ Bl Lb¡ h−me e¡, h−m nl¡ga e¡−jl ¢Sez ay¡l
nl£−ll j−dÉ nl¡ga hp¡, k¡ ¢LR¤ Ll−R ®O¡jV¡ M¤−m, h¤−Ll L¡fs ®g−m ph
nl¡gaCz ¢h¢µR¢l e¡Q e¡Q−R, m¡N¡jR¡s¡ Lb¡ hm−R, ph nl¡gaz gS¢mM¡m¡ −a¡
Bl Hje ®hfc¡Ñ ®hnlj q−a f¡−le e¡z
    B¢jl¦õ¡q elj ü−l h−me –−n¡e, ®a¡j¡l ®a¡ Bjl¡ ®L¡eJ r¢a L¢l¢ez a¤¢j
®Le Bj¡−cl Ha T¡−jm¡ LlR h¡f¤z ®R−s k¡Je¡ ®R−mhE−Lz ®R−m hE Bj¡−cl


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La pa£p¡dÄ£z Hje Bl LV¡ hE quz HC hE−L a¤¢j Bl SÅ¡¢mJ e¡ h¡f¤z ®R−s
k¡Jz
   gS¢mM¡m¡ m¡¢g−u J−We ¢hR¡e¡u, e¡Q−a öl¦ L−le N¡e ®N−u – Bu a−h
pqQ¢l q¡−a q¡−a d¢l d¢l e¡¢Q¢h ¢O¢l ¢O¢l N¡¢q¢h N¡ez
    B¢jl¦õ¡q ®Q¡M e¡¢j−u ®ee −R−mhEHl Eà¡ý eªaÉ ®c−Mz
    –−a¡j¡−L ¢L L−l ¢h−cu Ll−a ®p ¢L¿º B¢j S¡¢e h¡f¤z
    B¢jl¦õ¡q L¢We ü−l h−mez
    ö−e m¡g ¢c−u e¡−je ¢hR¡e¡ ®b−L gS¢mM¡m¡z n¡¢s a¤−m f¡−ul ®N¡s¡¢ml
Jfl ¢e−S−L m¡¢V−jl ja ®O¡l¡ez ¢Mm¢Mm ®q−p h−me – a¤¢j Bj¡l LQ¤ Llh¡z
    B¢jl¦õ¡q j¤−Ml ®f¢n L¢We q−a b¡−Lz
    – a¤¢j ¢L¿º p£j¡ R¡¢s−u k¡µRz
    – qÉ¡y a¡C k¡j¤z Bj¡l ®kje CµR¡ L−l a¡C Ll¦jz h¡d¡ ¢c¢h ®a¡ ®a¡−c−l
j¡Cl¡ g¡m¡j¤ LCm¡jz h¢V ¢cu¡ L¤h¡Cu¡ j¡l¦jz Bj¡−l ¢Qep e¡C! gS¢mM¡m¡ q¡a
f¡ R¤s−a R¤ys−a h−mez
    B¢jl¦õ¡q Hh¡l q¡−al m¡¢W¢V nš² L−l d−lez −R−mhE q¡a f¡ ®R¡y−s ®kje,
¢a¢e m¡¢WJ ®R¡y−se ®R−mhEHl ¢f−W, O¡−s, j¡b¡uz Hje j¡l LMeJ M¡e¢e
gS¢mM¡m¡, e¡e¡ ay¡−L HL Qs L¢o−u¢R−me ¢f−W p−åu fs−a h−p hCHl Jfl
j¡b¡ ®l−M O¤−j¡¢µR−me h−m, fl¢ceC a¡y−L ¢j¢øl ®c¡L¡−e ¢e−u ®fV i−l
®f¡s¡h¡¢sl QjQj M¡C−u¢R−mez
    gS¢mM¡m¡l j−e qu q¡s−N¡s ay¡l ph ®i−P k¡−µRz ¢a¢e L¡al ü−l hm−a
b¡−Le – Bl Ll¦j e¡, R¡Cs¡ ®ce Bj¡−lz
    –®R−s k¡¢h ®a¡! B¢jl¦õ¡q q¡yf¡−a q¡yf¡−a h−mez
    –qz R¡Cs¡ k¡j¤z p¢aÉ LCm¡j R¡Cs¡ k¡j¤z
    gS¢mM¡m¡ Ef¤s q−u f−se nÄö−ll f¡−uz
    –e¡j ¢L ®a¡l?
    –nl¡gaz
    –b¡¢Lp ®L¡b¡u?
    –¢ej N¡−Rz
    gS¢mM¡m¡l LÓ¡¿¹ nl£l ®q−m fsm −j−Tuz ®Q¡M A−eLrZ ¢a¢e M¤m−me e¡z
qW¡v j¡b¡ T¡y¢L−u E−W hp−me, p¡j−e nÄöl−L ®c−M a¢sO¢s ®O¡jV¡ j¡b¡u ¢c−u
hm−me – Bî¡¢S Bf¢e HM¡−e? Ol Ha AåL¡l ®Le!
    gS¢mM¡m¡ E−W −p¡S¡ Lmam¡u, hm−a hm−a – Bî¡¢Sl Ak¤l f¡¢e ®a¡
HMeJ ®cJu¡ qu¢e, ®hm¡ Lj qm e¡¢L! E−W¡−e c¡y¢s−u B¢jl¦õ¡q hE ®R−m ®j−u
ph¡C ®cMm ¢Se ®R−s k¡Ju¡l fl gS¢mM¡m¡ ¢L L−l B−Nl ®pC gS¢mM¡m¡ q−u
EW−mez pL−m q¡yg R¡s−mez
    nl¡ga e¡−jl ¢Se¢V fСuC BRs L−l gS¢mM¡m¡l Jflz ¢L¿º ¢Se ¢g−el
T¡−jm¡ e¡ q−m ¢a¢e ®hn Bõ¡qiš², nÄöl ü¡j£l hs h¡dÉz ¢q ¢q ¢q q¡−pe e¡,

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®O¡jV¡ M−p e¡ j¡b¡ ®b−Lz j¡−T j¡−T ¢Se a¡s¡−e¡l L¡l−Z ¢f−W ay¡l L¡m¢n−l
c¡N f−sz gpÑ¡ p¤−X¡m ¢fWM¡e¡u L¡−m¡ c¡N, Q¡y−cl N¡−u Lmˆz

   gS¢mM¡m¡ j¡'l N¡ ®b−L q¡a p¢l−u −Q¡−Ml Sm Jse¡u j¤R−a j¤R−a h−me
   –HV¡C n¡¢¿¹l fb hsh¤, Bî¡¢Sl jS¢m−n B−p¡, Bõ¡q lp¤−ml Lb¡ ®n¡−e¡z
B−Ml¡−a L¡S ®c−hz c¤¢eu¡c¡¢l Bl L¢c−el hmz HL fm−Llz
    j¡ c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®j¡q c§l Ll−aC Q¡ez h¡h¡ k¡ C−µR a¡C L−l −hs¡−m j¡'l ®ke
¢LR¤ B−p e¡ k¡u, ®ke Bõ¡ql dÉ¡−e jš ®b−L ph i¤−m ®k−a f¡−lez Bî¡¢S,
h¤T−m hsh¤, ®a¡j¡l SeÉ Bõ¡ql clh¡−l hm−mC a¤¢j Lh−ll Bk¡h ®b−L j¤¢š²
f¡−h, f¤m−pl¡a f¡l q−u k¡−h alal L−lz q¡n−ll juc¡−e f¡õ¡M¡e¡ i¡¢l qJu¡
Q¡C ®a¡! pwp¡−ll S¡−m Ha S¢s−u ®N−m ¢L pðm ¢e−u JCf¡−l k¡−h?
    j¡ j¡b¡ e¡−sez ¢WL Lb¡z B−Ml¡−al pðm ¢LR¤C ®eC j¡'l, j¡'l a¡C j−e
quz f¡yQ Ju¡š² e¡j¡−SJ BSL¡m N¡¢gm¢a quz ®L¡l¡e n¢l−gl Jfl d¤−m¡
Sj−Rz a¡L ®d−L e¡j¡−e¡ qu e¡ A−eL¢cez H L¡−m p¤M qm e¡, flL¡−mJ k¢c e¡
qu! BQjL¡ j¡'l j−e iu ®Y¡−Lz
    gS¢mM¡m¡ j¡'®L e¢Rqa L−l f¡‰¡p j¡−Rl ®f¢V ¢c−u i¡a ®M−u ®YL¤l a¤m−a
a¤m−a L¡−m¡ ®h¡lM¡u N¡ ®Y−L q¡¢Sh¡¢s S‰m p¡g L−l h¡e¡−e¡ nÄölh¡¢s Q−m
k¡ez eJjq−mz
    fl¢ce ®b−L h¡¢s−a e¡Ù¹¡l f¡V Q¤L−mC j¡ ®h¡lM¡ Q¡f¡e N¡−uz
    −L¡b¡u? eJjqmz
    pç¡q k¡uz j¡p k¡uz j¡ ®L¡b¡u k¡J? eJjqmz
    hÉp L¡l¦ j¤−M l¡ ®eCz Bjl¡ Q¡l i¡C ®h¡e M¡h¡l ®V¢h−m h¡ ®p¡g¡u h¡
h¡l¡¾c¡u h−p −b−L ®c¢M j¡ Bj¡−cl ®fRe ®g−m œ²jn AcªnÉ q−u k¡−µRez
eJjq−ml ®en¡ Q¡f−m h¡¢sl L¡l¦ p¡dÉ ®eC ®k fb BNm¡u j¡'lz H ®en¡ Bõ¡ql
®en¡, B¢g−jl ®Q−uJ Ls¡z
    j¡p ®N−m fl j¡'l j−e L£ Ecu qu ®L S¡−e, ®h¡lM¡l a−m Bm¤b¡m¤ n¡¢s,
E−s¡M¤−s¡ Q¤m, qW¡v j¡−W ®Mm−a e¡j¡ Bj¡l h¡ý d−l ®qyQL¡ ®V−e h−me Qmz
h¡¢sl h¡C−l ®k ®L¡eJ S¡uN¡u k¡Ju¡l p¤−k¡N q−mC Bj¡l g§¢aÑ m¡−Nz g¤lg¤−l
q¡Ju¡u ¢l„¡u Q−s ®hs¡−e¡l Be¾c L£ h¡¢s−a h−p f¡h Bl! Cú¤m-CE¢eg−jÑl
f¡S¡j¡, −k−qa¤ Hl h¡C−l Bl ®L¡eJ f¡S¡j¡ ®eC Bj¡l, aMeJ q¡gfÉ¡¾V fl¡l
hup ®k−qa¤, f¡S¡j¡l Jfl mð¡ HL¢V S¡j¡ f¢l−u, Cú¤−ml i¡yS Ll¡ n¡c¡ Jse¡
®k¢V−L ®h−ÒVl ®ial Y¤¢L−u fl−a qu i¡yS M¤−m −p¢V−a j¡b¡ Bl h¤L ®Y−L,
k¢cJ aMeJ Jse¡u h¤L Y¡L¡l hup qu¢e Bj¡l, h¤−L ¢LR¤ NS¡u¢e ®k−qa¤,
Bj¡−L ¢l„¡u JW¡e j¡z ¢e−S−L ¢Lñ¤a m¡−N ®cM−az ah¤ h¡¢sl h¡C−l ®h−l¡−e¡l
p¤−k¡N j¡'®L Aj¡eÉ L−l q¡aR¡s¡ L¢l e¡z ¢l„¡u h−p ¢p−ej¡l ®f¡ØV¡l ®cM−a
®cM−a, ®c¡L¡−el p¡Ce−h¡XÑ fs−a fs−a Bl ¢h¢Qœ ph j¡e¤o ®cM−a ®cM−a


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eJjq−m ®f±yRCz Ha n£OÑ N¿¹−hÉ −f±yR−a ®j¡−VJ C−µR L−l e¡z ¢l„¡ k¢c ¢ce l¡a
i−l Hje ¢e−u Qma Bj¡−L BlJ c§−l ®L¡b¡J!
    f£l B¢jl¦õ¡ql q¡¢Sh¡¢sl S‰m p¡g Ll¡ h¡¢s B¢j S¡¢e e¡ L−h q−u E−W−R
−R¡VM¡V HL nql jaz ¢hÙ¹l Hm¡L¡ S¤−s ®R¡V ®R¡V Olz ph−Q−u EyQ¤, c¡m¡−el,
Q¤eL¡j Ll¡ Ol¢V B¢jl¦õ¡qlz j¡ B¢jl¦õ¡ql j¤¢lc qJu¡l fl ®b−L ay¡−L
a¡mCp¡h X¡L¡ h¡c ¢c−u ýS¤l X¡−Le, f£lp¡h ®k ®L¡eJ hÉ¢š² pÇf−LÑl E−dÑz H
h¡¢s−a j¡'l fÐbj L¡S B¢jl¦õ¡q−L Lcjh¤¢p Ll¡ ¢a¢e O¤¢j−u b¡L¤e ¢L M¡h¡l
®M−a b¡L¤e ¢L Ak¤ Ll−a b¡L¤ez ay¡−L Lcj h¤¢p L−l −Lhm j¡'l eu pL−mlC
L¡S öl¦ Ll−a quz Ee¤−e B…e dl¡−e¡, ¢L gS−ll e¡j¡−S c¡ys¡−e¡, ¢L −fn¡h
f¡uM¡e¡u k¡Ju¡z −k−qa¤ Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l ®fu¡l¡ h¡¾c¡ B¢jl¦õ¡q, öd¤ ¢L ®fu¡l¡
h¡¾c¡, l£¢aja Bõ¡ql J¢m, Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ fСuC ®cM¡ ®ce a¡yl J¢m−cl,
B¢jl¦õ¡ql p−‰J fСuC Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l p¡r¡v O−Vz AhnÉ LMe ¢WL O−V ®LE
S¡−e e¡z j¡ Ae¤j¡e L−le Ni£l l¡−az j¡'l d¡lZ¡ Lb¡h¡aÑ¡ Jyl¡ Bl¢h−aC
h−mez j¡'l BlJ d¡lZ¡ Bõ¡ql ¢e−Sl j¡aªi¡o¡ Bl¢hz i¡o¡¢V ¢nM−m, j¡ i¡−he,
¢a¢e ¢e−SJ pñha Bõ¡ql p−‰ flL¡−m c¤'HL¢V h¡LÉ ¢h¢eju Ll−a f¡l−hez
i¡o¡¢V ®nM¡l C−µR M¤h j¡'lz j¡ ¢Si ®h¢l−u Bp¡ p¡l−jul ja a¡¢L−u b¡−Le
Bl¢h S¡e¡ ®m¡−Ll ¢c−Lz j¡'l ¢Si ®b−L m¡m¡l ja ®h¢l−u Bp−a b¡−L
®h−qp−al ®m¡iz j¡'l c'¤−Q¡−Ml f¡a¡ B−h−n e¤−u B−p −i−h ®k Ni£l l¡−a üuw
Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l p−‰ Lb¡ h−me ýS¤lz B¢jl¦õ¡q a¤ø q−m j¡'l ja f¡f£l fТa
Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ pcu q−he qua, …e¡q ¢a¢e Lj L−le¢e, f¡N−ml ja k¡œ¡ ¢p−ej¡u
®c±−s−Rez Bõ¡q LMeJ rj¡ Ll−he ¢L HC …e¡qN¡l−L! ýS¤l−L Lcjh¤¢p ®p−l
j¡ f£−ll O−ll ®j−Tu h−p g¤y¢f−u ®Ly−c J−Wez p¡g Ll¡ e¡m¡l ja c¤'−Q¡M j¡'l,
f−b e¡ BV−L N¢s−u ®Lhm e¡−jz N¡m ®h−u, h¤L ®h−u, n¡¢s−a, hÔ¡E−S e¡−jz
®N¡m¡¢f c¤−V¡ ®g¡m¡ ®Wy¡V ö¢L−u QsQs L−l gS¢mM¡m¡l, ¢a¢e j¡'l L¡y−d q¡a
®l−M W¡ä¡ Nm¡u h−me – Bõ¡q ®Le rj¡ Ll−he e¡, a¤¢j Bõ¡ql L¡−R f¡e¡q
Q¡Jz Bõ¡q rj¡n£m! Bõ¡q jq¡ez ¢a¢e ®a¡j¡−L rj¡ Ll−heCz Bõ¡ql L¡−R
q¡a JW¡−m Bõ¡q LMeJ ®gl¡e e¡z
     B¢jl¦õ¡q−L a¤ø Ll−a ®Lhm j¡ ee, BlJ k¤ha£ f¡−ul Jfl M¡s¡z
¢h−L−ml Q¡ e¡Ù¹¡ ®p−l B¢jl¦õ¡q ¢hR¡e¡u N¡ H¢m−u ¢c−mC j¡ Hhw Bl ph k¤ha£
¢e−S−cl j−dÉ L¡s¡L¡¢s h¡yd¡e ®L ýS¤−ll h¡ý ®e−he, ®L f¡ ®e−he, ®L j¡b¡z
f¡−ul fТa ®m¡i ®h¢n j¡'lz i¡−N f¡ fs−m j¡'l j¤M a¡l¡h¡¢al ja Tm−p J−W,
−W¡y−Vl ®L¡−Z T¤−m b¡−L q¡¢pz f¡ j¡−e ®e¡wl¡, ®a¡j¡l ®e¡wl¡ S¡uN¡u kMe q¡a
h¤¢m−u ¢c¢µR, a¡l j¡−e ®a¡j¡l ®e¡wl¡J Bj¡l L¡−R f¢hœz ®Vf¡−V¢fl L¡S Q−m
c¤'O¾V¡z Hlfl ýS¤−ll SeÉ HL HL L−l h¡¢s−u ¢c−a b¡−Le k¤ha£l¡ Ljm¡l lp,
®mh¤l nlha, c¤−dl r£lz ýS¤−ll SeÉ M¡h¡l B−p TLT−L l©−f¡l −lL¡¢h L−l,
l¦C j¡−Rl −c¡¢fyu¡S¡, L¢Q j¤l¢Nl ®T¡m, h¡pj¢a Q¡−ml i¡a, ®M−u −YL¤l a¤m−m
ahL ®cJu¡ f¡e, ýS¤−ll Bh¡l f¡−el hs ®en¡z −j−Tu n£am f¡¢V−a h−p f¡e

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®p−S ®ce ®R−m-hEz HL¢V L−l f¡e j¤−M ®ee ýS¤l, R' p¡a ¢Q−h¡e ¢c−u gL L−l
®g−me ¢Qmj¢Q−a, f¡−el ¢fQ¢L ¢RV−L f−s k¤ha£−cl N¡−uz N¡−u fs¡ ¢fQ¢L
¢S−i Q¡−Ve ®LE ®LE, ®h¢nl i¡NC ýj¢s ®M−u f−se ¢Qmj¢Ql Jflz ®L B−N
ýS¤−ll ¢Q−h¡−e¡ f¡e h¡ f¡−el lp f¡−he a¡C ¢e−u L¤l¦−rœ ®h−d k¡uz L¡s¡L¡¢s
®cM−m Bj¡l ®Lje iu d−l k¡u, j¡'−L ®c−M¢R ¢p−ej¡l ¢V¢LV L¡V−a ¢N−u
HlLj L¡s¡L¡¢s Q¤−m¡Q¤¢m h¡yd¡−az AmL¡ q−m ®j−u−cl ¢V¢LV L¡V¡l ®L¡W¡u
®j−ul¡ kMe Q¤−m¡Q¤¢m ®n−o q¡−a ¢V¢LV ¢e−u ®h¢l−u B−p, p¡l¡ nl£l O¡−j ®iS¡,
hÔ¡E−Sl ®h¡a¡j ®Rys¡, ®My¡f¡ M¤−m Q¤m q−u B−R −LCQÉ¡ M¡E¢s f¡N¢ml Q¤−ml ja
¢L¿º j¤−M a¡l¡h¡¢al M¤¢n, q¡−a nš² L−l dl¡ ¢V¢LVz j¡'®cl HC f¡−el ¢fQ¢Ll
SeÉ L¡s¡L¡¢s j−e qu ®ke ®h−qp−al Ajªa ¢e−u L¡s¡L¡¢sz j¡'l a¡C j−e qu,
H ®k ®p j¡e¤−ol ¢Q−h¡−e¡ f¡e h¡ ¢fQ¢L eu, H ®pC j¡e¤−ol j¤−Ml f¡e, ®k j¡e¤−ol
p−‰ üuw Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ Ni£l l¡−a h¡¢sl ph¡C O¤¢j−u ®N−m Q¤¢f Q¤¢f Lb¡ h−me,
®k j¡e¤o ®Q¡M h¤−S NsNs L−l h−m ¢c−a f¡−le Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l Ap£j rja¡l
Lb¡, jq¡e¤iha¡l Lb¡, Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ LMe −L¡b¡u ¢L h−m−Re, L£ C¢‰a L−l−Re
L¡−L –– phz Hje j¡e¤−ol j¤−Ml f¡e −M−m ®h−qpa ¢e¢ÕQa e¡ q−u k¡u e¡z
AhnÉ B¢jl¦õ¡q f£lJ a¡C h−m−Re C¢‰−az −Q¡M ®R¡V L−l h¡µQ¡−cl p−‰
m¤−L¡Q¤¢l ®Mm−a ®N−m ®m¡−L ®kje lq−pÉl q¡¢p −q−p h−m, ®aje L−l, ®k– ¢V¢LV
Q¡J ®h−qp−al? a−h ®Q¡M L¡e ®M¡m¡ l¡−M¡ h¡¾c¡l¡, ¢L Ll−m Bõ¡q M¤¢n q−he,
a¡ h¤−T e¡Jz ®a¡j¡−cl Bõ¡q h¤¢Ü ¢c−u−Rez
    j¡ ¢Qmj¢Q ®b−L a¤−m B¢jl¦õ¡ql j¤−Ml f¡e j¤−M ®f¡−lez B¢j hp¡ b¡¢L
L¡s¡L¡¢sl ¢WL ®fR−e, HL¡, i£a, nl−j j¡−T j¡−T m¡m qu j¤M Bj¡lz
®h−qp−a j¡'l ®fRe −fRe j¡'l ByQm d−l ®f±y−R k¡Ju¡ k¡−h HlLj HL¢V ¢hnÄ¡p
L¡S L−l Bj¡l ®ialz gS¢mM¡m¡ hp¡ ¢R−me L¡s¡L¡¢sl X¡−ez ¢a¢e öL−e¡
®Q¡−M a¡L¡¢µR−me L¡s¡L¡¢sl ¢c−L, i¡N Q¡¢µR−me e¡ ¢Q−h¡−e¡ l−plz Q¡C−he
®Le, ay¡l, j¡'l d¡lZ¡, ¢V¢LV ®Le¡C B−R, ö−u h−p CqL¡−ml pjuV¤L¤ f¡l
Ll−mC Q−mz ¢a¢e −a¡ Bl k¡œ¡ ¢p−ej¡u ¢N−u f¡f L¡j¡C L−le¢ez gS¢mM¡m¡
L¤l¦−r−œ M¡¢eLV¡ Eh¤ q−u j¡'l L¡−el L¡−R ¢gp¢g¢p−u h−me – j¤−Ml f¡e ®Le,
Bõ¡ql J¢ml Lg b¤a¤J j¡b¡u ¢e−m pJu¡h q−hz
    Lb¡¢V j−e N¡y−b j¡'lz
    Lg b¤a¤l hÉ¡f¡−l k¡Ju¡l B−N j¡ HLn ®N¡V¡l HL¢V ap¢hq q¡−a ¢c−u
Bj¡−L h¢p−u ®ce c¢r−Zl O−ll −j−Tuz L¡N−S R¡õ¡õ¡ý Bm¡ jq¡Çj¡c ¢m−M
¢c−u k¡e −k¢V …−Z …−Z fs−a q−h f¡yQn h¡l, fs−m j¡ h−me pJu¡h quz f£l
h¡¢s−a j¡ pJu¡h L¡j¡−a B−pe, Bj¡lJ ®ke Bõ¡ql f−b H−p pJu¡h L¡j¡−e¡
qu, j¡ a¡C ®N¡õ¡R¤−Vl j¡W ®b−L a¤−m H−e h¢p−u ¢c−u−Re HM¡−ez −N¡õ¡R¤V ®b−L
R¤−V q¡Ju¡l ¢l„¡u O¤−l ®hs¡−e¡l Be¾c qua ®h¢n, ¢L¿º HL¢V Aá¤a h¡¢s−a ®k
h¡¢s−a L¡lJ ®Mm−a j¡e¡, L¡lJ EµQü−l Lb¡ hm¡ j¡e¡, ®k h¡¢s−a j¡b¡l Q¤m


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®b−L f¡−ul eM Ah¢c Y¡L¡ L¡fs HLQ¤m pl¡ j¡e¡, ®p h¡¢s−a ap¢hq q¡−a ¢e−u
h−p b¡L¡l ®Q−u j¤−al NåAm¡ ®fn¡hM¡e¡u M¡−j¡L¡ h−p b¡L¡J i¡mz
    p−ål j¤−M ýS¤l jS¢mn hp¡ez j¡ Bj¡−L c¢r−Zl Ol ®b−L p¡ys¡¢nl ja d−l
¢e−u k¡e jS¢mn O−lz Jse¡ j¡b¡ ®b−L M−p fs−m Le¤C−ul …y−a¡ −j−l j¡
Bj¡−L paLÑ L−lez ¢l„¡u ¢a¢e Bj¡−L h−m h−m ¢e−u H−p−Re ®ke ýS¤l−L
®cM¡j¡œ Lcjh¤¢p L¢l, ®ke j¡b¡ ®b−L Bj¡l L¡fs e¡ p−lz ýS¤l−L Lcjh¤¢pJ
B¢j L¢l¢e, j¡b¡ ®b−L L¡fsJ p−l−Rz jS¢mn O−l ®j−u−cl L¡a¡−l j¡ Bj¡−L
h¢p−u ¢e−S h−pe Bpe ®N−sz fcÑ¡l Bs¡−m ®j−u−cl hp¡l ¢euj, fcÑ¡l h¡C−l
®R−ml cmz g¡yL ¢c−u ®c¢M hs hs ¢La¡h p¡j−e ¢e−u N¢c−a h−p c¤'¢ae−V ®M¡m¡
¢La¡−hl Jfl T¤−L f−s Bl¢h h¡LÉ BJs¡−µRe ýS¤l, ö−e ®nСa¡l¡ Bq¡ Bq¡
               y
L−l J−Wez Qnj¡l L¡Q j¤R−a j¤R−a ýS¤l h−me k¡l¡ Dj¡e e¡ Be−h, Dj¡e k¡−cl
®eC, a¡−cl Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ ®c¡k−Ml B…−e ¢L L−l f¤s−he, a¡ ¢L S¡−ee
Bfe¡l¡? ®c¡k−Ml iuwLl B…−e Bfe¡l¡ f¤s−he! p§kÑ j¡b¡l HL q¡a Jfl
®e−j H−m ®kje a¡f, ®plLj a¡−fl B…ez Bl pqpÊ p¡f ¢hµR¤ L¡js¡−h
Bfe¡−cl! Bfe¡−cl ®M−a ®cJu¡ q−h g¤−V¡−e¡ f¡¢e Bl f¤ySz Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡
Bfe¡−cl ¢Sqh¡−L ®V−e Be−he Bfe¡−cl j¡b¡l Jfl, ¢LmL ¢c−u BV−L
®c−he ®pC ¢Sqh¡z Bõ¡q Bfe¡−cl R¤y−s ®gm−he B…−ez ®pC B…−e SÅm−h
Bfe¡−cl nl£l, f¤s−h, ¢L¿º Bfe¡l¡ jl−he e¡, Bõ¡q Bfe¡−cl j¡l−he e¡,
h¡y¢Q−u l¡M−he n¡¢Ù¹ ®f¡q¡−az p¡f ®f¢Q−u b¡L−h Bfe¡−cl nl£l, ¢hµR¤ L¡js¡−hz
c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll Bl¡j ®h¢n¢ce eu h¡¾c¡l¡z ®no Sj¡e¡ öl¦ q−u ®N−Rz c‹¡m Bp−h
®k ®L¡eJ pjuz fÐÙ¹¤a b¡L¤ez ®Lu¡ja HC Bp−R Bp−Rz ¢n‰¡ Cpl¡¢g−ml j¤−Mz
Bõ¡ql B−cn ®f−a Bl −c¢l ®eCz
   fcÑ¡l Bs¡−m L¡æ¡l ®l¡m J−Wz −R−ml¡ l¦j¡−m ®Q¡M ®j¡−Re, ®LE ®LE ý ý
L−l L¡yd T¡¢L−u L¡y−cez ®L S¡−e L¡l Dj¡e B−R, L¡l ®eCz
    c¤¢eu¡c¡¢l ¢c−u ¢Lp¤É q−h e¡ i¡Cphz B−Ml¡−al pðm Ll¦ez Bõ¡ql f−b
Bp¤ez jq¡e flJu¡l¢cN¡−ll rj¡ ®f−m Bfe¡l¡ Lh−ll Bk¡h ®b−L h¡yQ−he,
®c¡k−Ml k¿»Z¡ ®b−L h¡yQ−hez ®c¡k−Ml B…e ®a¡ Bl c¤¢eu¡l B…e eu, H
B…−el ®Q−u pšl…Z ®h¢n a¡l d¡lz
    B¢j ap¢hq q¡−a Q¤fQ¡f h−p b¡¢L j¡'l −fR−ez j¡'l L¡æ¡ ®c−M Bj¡l j¡u¡
quz j¡'l nl£l g¤−m g¤−m J−W L¡æ¡l cj−Lz Ha j¡e¤o B…−el i−u q¡Ej¡E L−l
L¡yc−R, Bj¡l Ah¡L m¡−Nz H ¢WL h¡µQ¡−cl iu ®cM¡−e¡l ja, −fV¡−e¡ q−h ýj¢L
¢c−m A−eL h¡µQ¡C ®a¡ iÉ¡y L−l ®Ly−c J−Wz Bj¡−LJ pñha Bl ph¡l ja L¡yc¡
E¢Qa ®i−h B¢j A−fr¡ Ll−a b¡¢L ®Q¡−Ml S−ml, ®Q¡−M Bj¡l ¢LR¤−aC Sm
B−p e¡z hlw ®c¡k−M j¡e¤o−L Bõ¡q ®ki¡−h B…−e ®f¡s¡−he a¡l hZÑe¡ ö−e
Bõ¡q−L hs ¢eù¤l j−e q−a b¡−Lz
    Lh−ll Bk¡h Bl ®c¡k−Ml c£OÑ ¢hivp hZÑe¡l fl −j¡e¡S¡−al q¡a ®a¡−me
f£lp¡h ®q Bõ¡q, a¤¢j ®a¡j¡l h¡¾c¡−cl rj¡ L−l c¡Jz a¡−cl ph f¡f a¤¢j rj¡

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Llz a¤¢j ®a¡ rj¡n£m, a¤¢j jq¡e, a¤¢j flJu¡l¢cN¡lz ®a¡j¡l f¡f£ h¡¾c¡−cl rj¡
Ll, ®a¡j¡l clh¡−l B¢j J−cl q−u ¢i−r Q¡C¢R Bõ¡qz
   ýS¤−ll Nm¡l ül Qs¡u EW−a b¡−L, Bl h¡¾c¡−cl L¡æ¡l nëJ a¡m ¢j¢m−u
Jf−l J−Wz ÚA¡¢j Sh¤bh¤ h−p b¡¢L, ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ Bj¡l H¢cL J¢cL ®O¡−lz fcÑ¡l
−ia−l h¡C−lz H HL BSh SNa h−Vz

    h¡h¡ Mhl −f−u−Re j¡ BSL¡m ¢eu¢ja f£lh¡¢s k¡ez B¢jl¦õ¡q f£−ll
j¤¢lcJ q−u−Re ¢a¢ez h¡¢s−a ¢a¢e ®O¡oZ¡ L−l ¢c−me H h¡¢sl L¡lJ Bl
f£lh¡¢s k¡Ju¡ Qm−h e¡, h¡h¡l B−cn ®LE k¢c Aj¡eÉ L−l H h¡¢s−a b¡L¡ a¡l
Qm−h e¡z ®O¡oZ¡ ö−e j¡ a¡¢µRmÉ-Nm¡u hm−me – Bj¡l h¡yu WÉ¡−‰lJ WÉ¡L¡ e¡C
HC L¡−g−ll h¡¢s−a b¡L−elz Bõ¡q ®M¡c¡l e¡j e¡Cz HC h¡¢sa b¡L−m Bj¡l
m¡CN¡ ®h−qpa q¡l¡j qCu¡ k¡Chz
    j¡ f£−ll j¤¢lc qJu¡l fl h¡¢s−a Bl l¡y−de h¡−se e¡z pL¡−m h¡S¡−ll b−m
H−m j¢Z j¡'−L ¢S−‘p Ll−a B−p ¢L ¢c−u ¢L q−h, m¡E ¢c−u j¡R e¡¢L L¤j−s¡
¢c−u j¡wp, n¡L q−h ¢L e¡, X¡m f¡am¡ q−h e¡¢L Oez j¡ h−m ®ce – a−N¡l k¡
M¤¢n l¡ez
    j¢Z ¢cn¡ f¡u e¡z j¡ HlLj B−N LMeJ L−le¢ez j¢Z Be¡Sf¡¢a L¤−V ¢ca,
j¡ ¢e−S q¡−a l¡æ¡ Ll−aez HMe f¤−l¡ l¡æ¡h¡æ¡l i¡l j¢Zl HL¡ p¡jm¡−a q−hz
i¡ys¡l O−ll Q¡¢h¢VJ j¡ j¢Zl q¡−a d¢l−u ¢c−u−Rez jnm¡f¡¢a, Be¡Sf¡¢a, k¡
M¤¢n j¢ZC h¡l Ll−h, j¢ZC l¡yd−hz j¢ZC h¤T−h ¢L ¢c−u ¢Lz qW¡v Ha ü¡d£ea¡
®f−u j¢Zl ¢e−S−L ¢h¢hp¡h ¢h¢hp¡h h−m j−e quz
    eJjq−m f¡−el ¢fQ¢L- Lg b¤a¤ - jS¢mn ®j¡e¡S¡−al f¡V Q¤¢L−u h¡¢s ¢g−l
j¡ S¡ue¡j¡−SC h−p b¡−Le ®h¢nl i¡N pjuz e¡j¡S ®n−o ap¢hq ®N¡−Zez ap¢hq
®N¡Z¡ ®n−o ®L¡l¡e f−se p§l L−l, −L¡l¡e ®n−o Bh¡l e¡j¡Sz gSl ®S¡ql Bpl
j¡N−lh Hn¡ ®a¡ B−RC, egm e¡j¡SJ f−sez pwp¡−l je ®eC j¡'lz ®R−m−j−u
®M−m¡ ¢L e¡ ®M−m¡ a¡ ¢e−u i¡h¡l pjuJ ®eCz d£−l, k¢cJ Ha d£−l Lb¡ j¡
LMeJ h−me e¡, Nñ£l L−˜, k¢cJ L−˜ N¡ñ£kÑ LMeJ ¢Rm e¡ ay¡l, h−me –
h¡h¡l¡, c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡u ®L¡eJ L¡j qCh e¡z B−Ml¡−al pðm Llz e¡j¡S
®l¡S¡ Llz ®a¡j¡l h¡−fl ja L¡−gl qCJ e¡z Bõ¡ql e¡j mJz Bõ¡qC cu¡n£m,
Bõ¡qC a¤j¡−c−l rj¡ Ll−hez L¡uc¡ ¢pg¡l¡ fsz ®L¡l¡e n¢lg fsz B¢j
a¤j¡−c−l LCa¡¢R, Bõ¡q Bj¡−l ¢cu¡ a¤j¡−c−l e¢Rqa Lla¡−Rez ®qc¡−u−al
j¡¢mL Bõ¡qz ¢a¢e ph ®c−Me, ph ö−eez Bõ¡ql ýL¤j R¡s¡ N¡−Rl f¡a¡J e−s
e¡z
    j¡'l j¤M Nl−j T−l fs¡ öL−e¡ f¡a¡l jaz c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m ¢a¢e Bh¡l h−me
–a¤j¡l h¡−f e¡j¡S f−s e¡z e¡j¡S ®k e¡ f−s ®p L¡−glz HC L¡−g−ll pwp¡−l
B¢j B¢R a¤j¡−cl m¡CN¡z L¡−gl−l l¡Cå¡ h¡Cs¡ M¡Ju¡C−m Bj¡l …e¡q qChz


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a¤jl¡ k¢c Bõ¡ql f−b e¡ B−p¡, a¡C−m B¢j ®kC¢c−L c¤C−Q¡M k¡u, QCm¡
k¡Cu¡jz k¡J j¡, Ak¤ LCl¡ B−p¡, e¡j¡S fsh¡z
    j¡ Bj¡−L C¢‰a L−lez Bj¡l N¡ ¢qj q−u k¡uz Ak¤ L−l j¡'l p−‰ c¡y¢s−u
¢hs¢hs L−l q¡a c¤−V¡ M¡¢eL h¤−L l¡M¡, M¡¢eL q¡yV¤−a l¡M¡, M¡¢eL e¤−u b¡L¡,
M¡¢eL Lf¡m −WL¡−e¡ j¡¢V−a –– Hl ja Aü¢Ù¹l L¡S Bl ®eCz ¢L¿º j¡'l B−cn,
f¡me Ll−aC q−hz DnÄlQ¾cÐ ¢hcÉ¡p¡Nl ay¡l j¡−L ®cM−a c−j¡cl ec£ p¡ya−l f¡l
q−u¢R−mez
    h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l Bj¡−L S¡ue¡j¡−S h−p b¡L−a ®c−M q¡yL ®ce – e¡p¢le,
H¢c−L Buz
    S¡ue¡j¡S −b−L HL m¡−g h¡h¡l X¡−L E−W k¡Cz H HL dl−el j¤¢š² h−Vz
h¡h¡l p¡j−e j¡b¡ ¢eQ¤ L−l c¡y¢s−u B¢j Ae¤j¡e L¢l A¿¹a e¡j¡S S¡a£u Sl¦¢l
hÉ¡f¡l ¢e−u B¢j ®k−qa¤ jNÀ ¢Rm¡j, ®Mm¡d¤−m¡ h¡ B—¡ S¡a£u ASl¦¢l hÉ¡f¡−l
eu, p¤al¡w H k¡œ¡ ®lq¡C B¢j ¢WLC f¡hz ¢L¿º ¢LR¤ h¤−T JW¡l B−NC ¢a¢e
BQjL¡ O¡s d−l E−ÒV¡¢c−L d¡‚¡ −ce, d¡‚¡¢V Bj¡−L fs¡l ®V¢h−ml p¡j−e H−e
b¡j¡uz c¡ya LVjV L−l h¡h¡ h−me – −mM¡fs¡ R¡Cs¡ HC…m¡ Bh¡l ¢L öl¦
LlRp! j¡−ul AøL¡¢X qCRpz Bõ¡q−l X¡L−m Bõ¡q i¡a ¢ch? e¡¢L ¢e−Sl
i¡−al hÉhÙÛ¡ ¢e−S Ll−a qChz k¡ fs−a hz fs¡l −V¢hm R¡Cs¡ EWRp ¢L
¢fV¡Cu¡ q¡s …ys¡ LCl¡ g¡m¡hz
    j¡ ®gy¡−pe S¡ue¡j¡−S h−pz −j−u e¡j¡S fs−R, Bl H−L ®X−L ¢e−u
c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll fs¡u hp¡−e¡! ®j−u−LJ ¢e−Sl ja L¡−gl h¡e¡−e¡l C−µR ¢L e¡!
    ýS¤l j¡'−L h−m−Re j¡b¡ W¡ä¡ l¡M−h q¡¢jj¡z f£l h¡¢s−a j¡'l ea¤e e¡j
®cJu¡ q−u−R, Dc¤m Ju¡l¡ ®hNj f¡−ÒV q¡¢jj¡ lqj¡ez k¡l¡C k¡u, hup k¡l kaC
®q¡L, ph¡lC e¡j hcm L−le f£lp¡hz ®le¤l e¡j HMe e¡¢Su¡, q¡pe¡l e¡j
j¤a¡−nÄj¡, l¦¢hl e¡j j¡−cq¡z q¡¢jj¡ HMe f£lp¡−hl Lb¡ja j¡b¡ W¡ä¡ l¡M¡l ®Qø¡
L−lez j¡ Bl LaV¤L¤eC h¡ W¡ä¡ Ll−a f¡−le j¡b¡! W¡ä¡lJ ®a¡ HLV¡ p£j¡
B−Rz ®R−m ®j−u−cl ®a¡ Bl h¡h¡ ¢h−u¡e¢e, ®p L¡S¢V j¡ L−l−Rez −R−m
®j−u−cl Jfl ay¡l A¢dL¡l k¢c ¢am f¢lj¡Z e¡ b¡−L a−h Bl H h¡¢s−a b¡L¡l
ay¡l j¡−e L£!
    h¡h¡ L¡fs f¡−ÒV ®f−Vl Jfl m¤¢‰l nš² ¢NyV ¢c−u Bj¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−ml
p¡j−e c¡y¢s−u Nm¡ Q¢s−u h−me – Bj¡l Lb¡ja e¡ Qm−m h¡¢s ®bCL¡ h¡l qCu¡
k¡z b¡Lp LÉ¡e? Bj¡l M¡p, Bj¡l flp, Bj¡l Lb¡ Ar−l Ar−l f¡me LCl¡
HC h¡¢sa b¡L−a qChz Bl a¡ e¡ qC−m k¡, h¡¢s h¡¢s ¢Nu¡ ¢ir¡ LCl¡ M¡z k¡p
e¡ LÉ¡ez e¡ L¢l e¡C az L¡−g−ll h¡¢s−a b¡L¢h e¡z QCm¡ k¡C¢hz k¡ z
    Hph Lb¡ j¡'®L E−ŸnÉ L−l hm−Re h¡h¡, ®p Øfø h¤¢Tz e¡j¡S fs¡ ®p
Bj¡l C−µRu O−V¢e, e¡j¡S ®R−s E−W Bp¡ ®pJ Bj¡l C−µRu euz p¤al¡w h¡h¡
j¡'l H ms¡C−u Bj¡l i§¢jL¡ ®eq¡aC a¤µR Ae¤j¡e L−l ü¢Ù¹ ®h¡d L¢lz h¡h¡ Ol
R¡s−m j¡ H−p ®Y¡−Le O−l, h−me – a¡ QCm¡ a k¡Cu¡jCz h¡Cå¡ l¡M−a f¡l¢h

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Bj¡−l al¡? i¡hRp Bj¡l S¡uN¡ e¡C k¡Ju¡lz L¡−g−ll p¡−b b¡L−el ®Q−u h−e
S‰−m föl p¡−b b¡L¡ A−eL i¡m¡z ®k¢ce k¡Cu¡j ®pC¢ce h¤T¢hz L¡E−l a
S¡e¡Cu¡ k¡Ca¡j e¡z Q¤f LCl¡ QCm¡ k¡Cu¡jz −R−m−j−u…m¡−lJ h¡e¡Ca¡−R ¢e−Sl
ja nua¡ez H−N¡l p¡−b b¡L−m S£h−e k¡ pJu¡h L¡j¡C¢R, ph k¡Ch Bj¡lz
     j¡'l Lb¡…−m¡J h¡h¡−L E−ŸnÉ L−lz ¢L¿º hm¡h¢m ph H O−l, Bj¡l p¡j−e
c¡y¢s−uz ay¡l¡ ®k−qa¤ flÖf−ll R¡u¡ j¡s¡e e¡, NSÑe hoÑZ ph Bj¡l O−l Hhw
Bj¡l O¡−sz
     j¡ ay¡l h¡Z£ ®no L−l qW¡v Bj¡l N¡−m f¡yQ BP¤−ml c¡N hp¡−e¡ Qs m¡¢N−u
h−me e¡j¡S bCu¡ ECW¡ BCRp LÉ¡? Bõ¡q−l Xl¡p e¡? Aa p¡qp al ®L¡−›L¡
AC−R? nua¡e phpju Bõ¡ql Ch¡ca ®bCL¡ j¡e¤−o−l pl¡Cu¡ muz a¤CJ
nua¡−el X¡−L p¡s¡ ¢cu¡ e¡j¡S A−dÑL g¡m¡Cu¡ ECWÉ¡ fs¢mz ®c¡k−Ml B…−e
f¤s¢h c¡E c¡E LCl¡, aMe L¤−e¡ h¡f a−l h¡Q¡C−a f¡lh?
    Qs ®M−u j¡b¡ ¢Tj¢Tj L−l Bj¡lz
    l¡a f¡l q−u ¢ce q−m j¡ ea¤e EcÉ−j öl¦ L−le ay¡l e¢Rqa Bj¡l Jfl,
®k−qa¤ B¢j S¾j ¢e−u¢R HL f¢hœ ¢c−ez Cú¤m ®b−L ¢gl−m j¡ Ja ®f−a b¡−Le,
LMe Mf L−l d−l Bj¡−L ®L¡l¡e fs¡−a hp¡−hez ¢h−L−m j¡−W HL T¡yL ®j−u
B−p ®N¡õ¡R¤V ®Mm−a, a¡−cl ¢e−u j¡−W ®kC e¡ B−u¡Se Ll¢R ®Mm¡l, j¡ X¡−Lez
®Mm¡ ®g−m Bj¡−L Ak¤ L−l ®L¡l¡e n¢lg ¢e−u hp−a quz j¡b¡u Jse¡z f¡−u
f¡S¡j¡z cm h−p b¡−L Bj¡l A−fr¡u, j¡−Wz Bl Bj¡−L aMe fs−a qu
Bmq¡jc¤¢mõ¡q ¢q l¡¢îm Bm B¢je Bl l¡qj¡¢el l¡¢qj...L¤mýBõ¡ý Bq¡c
Bõ¡ýpp¡j¡c ..
   j¡'−L h¢m, Nm¡u Ap−¿¹¡o – ¢L f¢s, HC…m¡l j¡−e ¢LR¤ ®a¡ S¡¢e e¡z
   j¡ W¡ä¡ Nm¡u h−me – j¡−e S¡e−a qCh e¡z Bõ¡ql ¢La¡h fs−mC pJu¡h
qChz
    ®L¡l¡e fs¡ −b−L j¡ HC j¤¢š² ®c−he, HC B¢j ®c±−s j¡−W ®Mm−a k¡h HlLj
i¡h−a i¡h−a j¡'l p−‰ p¤l L−l Lmh ®b−L j¡ ®ki¡−h h−me −pi¡−h ®L¡l¡−el
p¤l¡…−m¡ f−s ®gm−a ®gm−a Bl g¡y−L g¡y−L S¡e¡m¡l h¡C−l a¡L¡−a a¡L¡−aC
®c¢M qW¡v T¤f L−l p−å −e−j f−s−Rz j¡−W A−fr¡ Ll¡ ®N¡õ¡R¤−Vl ®j−ul¡ −k
k¡l h¡¢s ¢g−l ®N−Rz Nm¡l −ial S−j b¡−L L−øl Lgz fs¡ ®n−o j¡ ®kje ®kje
h−me, ®L¡l¡−el N¡−u Q¤j¤ ¢c−u ®l−qm ®b−L p¢l−u a¤−m l¡¢M Bmj¡¢ll ph−Q−u
Jf−ll a¡−Lz pL¡−m p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡c¢S B−pe Bl¢h fs¡−az a¡ e¡¢L k−bø eu,
¢h−L−mJ ®L¡l¡e fs¡ Q¡Cz Hj¢e−a Bl¢hl j¡ØV¡l ¢e−u B¢j k−bø An¡¢¿¹−a
¢Rm¡jz ®m¡L¢V S¡m¡¢m Lh¤a−ll …−u n¡c¡ q−u b¡L¡ h¡l¡¾c¡u h−p Bj¡−L ¢pg¡l¡
fs¡ez …−ul N−å e¡L L¤yQ−L b¡L−m L£ Bõ¡ql L¡m¡j fs−a −N−m j¤MV¡ Ha
hÉ¡−Pl ja LCl¡ l¡Mp LÉ¡? h−m j¡b¡u ®j¡V¡ BP¤−ml ¢Ny−V Ww L−l ®V¡L¡ j¡−lez
B¢mg m¡j khl Bm, m¡j M¡s¡ Sll m¡, Cu¡J ®fn ý – fs−a ¢N−u m¡j Cu¡J
®fn m¡ý hm¡−a c¡¢sAm¡ HL pL¡−m h¡l¡¾c¡l ¢py¢sl L¡R ®b−L QjvL¡l m¡m

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e£m qm¤c l−Pl f¡a¡h¡q¡l N¡−Rl nš² X¡m ®i−P H−e Bj¡−L c¡ya ¢My−Q hm−me –
q¡a f¡az ¢nr−Ll Lb¡ j¡eÉ Ll−a qu h−m q¡a ®f−a¢Rm¡jz pf¡w pf¡w −j−l
q¡a Bj¡l m¡m L−l ®R−s¢R−me p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡c¢Sz HMe ¢h−L−mJ j¡'l q¡−al j¡l
®M−a q−h, ®L¡l¡e fs−a ¢N−u ¢T−j¡m¡j ¢L i¤m Llm¡j fs¡u, j¡ L¡e j−m
®c−he, ¢f−W c¤j¡c¤j ¢Lm ®c−he, N¡−m L−o b¡ès m¡N¡−hez Bj¡l e¡¢L je ®eC
fs¡u, j¡'l d¡lZ¡z Bj¡l je c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡u, ®Mm¡d¤m¡u, e¡QN¡−ez Bj¡l
Lf¡−m ®c¡kM ®mM¡, j¡ Øfø h−m ®cez
    Bj¡l ®Mm¡ j¡¢V L−l p¡l¡ ¢h−Lm ®L¡l¡e f¢s−u j¡ ®hn d£−l, Nñ£l Nm¡u
c¡c¡−L p¡j−e ®f−u h−me – ®e¡j¡e, a¤C e¡j¡S öl¦ LlR e¡C?
    c¡c¡ ®q−p Sh¡h ®ce – q j¡z öl¦ Ll¡jz
    – al¡ k¢c e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡ e¡ Llp, a−N¡−l ®no h¡−ll ja S¡e¡Cu¡ ¢ca¡¢R
Bj¡−l al¡ f¡C¢h e¡z B¢j ®k¢c−L M¤¢n QCm¡ k¡Cu¡jz
    ýj¢L ö−e c¡c¡ h¡l¡¾c¡l ®Qu¡−l h−p f¡ ®c¡m¡−a ®c¡m¡−a HLN¡m ®q−p h−me
– ¢hnÄ¡p L−le j¡z Lpj L¡CV¡ LCa¡¢R e¡j¡S öl¦ Ll¡jz Bf−e k¡C−ue e¡z
B¢j h¡l¡¾c¡u H−p hs nÄ¡p ¢eCz −Mm¡l j¡WM¡e¡ M¡y M¡y L−lz j¡W ®b−L cjL¡
q¡Ju¡ E−s H−p ®p¡S¡ h¤−Ll ®ia−l Y¤−L ý ý, ý ý L−lz

     pç¡q −N−m j¡ Bh¡l f¡−se Lb¡ – a¤C ®k e¡j¡S öl¦ Ll¢h LC¢mz LC!
     – HC ®a¡ j¡, öœ²h¡l ®bCL¡C öl¦ Ll¡jz c¡c¡ Nñ£l ü−l h−mez
     öœ²h¡l H−m c¡c¡−L h−me j¡ – k¡ jp¢S−c k¡, S¤Çj¡ fCs¡ Buz
     c¡c¡ O¡s Q¤m−L h−me –nCmX¡ i¡m m¡Na¡−R e¡z p¡j−el öœ²h¡l ®bCL¡
Bõ¡ql e¡j ¢eu¡ k¡ b¡−L Lf¡−m öl¦ Ll¡jC Ll¡jz
    ö−e j¡ M¤¢n qez h−me – Lmj¡…m¡ ¢nM¡C¢Rm¡j j−e B−R?
    – a¡ j−e b¡Lh e¡ LÉ¡e? ¢L ®k Le j¡, Lmj¡ j−e e¡ b¡L−m ®a¡ j¤pmj¡eC
e¡z
   j¡ M¡h¡l ®V¢h−m c¡c¡l f¡−a j¤l¢Nl l¡e a¤−m ®cez c¡c¡ Lmj¡ j¤MÙ¹ ®l−M−Re,
p¡j−el öœ²h¡l ®b−L e¡j¡S dl−hez
   p¡j−el öœ²h¡−l c¡c¡l Ešl – Bõ¡ql ýL¤j R¡s¡ N¡−Rl f¡a¡ m−s e¡z Bõ¡q
qJ LC−m qu phz Bõ¡ql ýL¤j R¡s¡ L¡lJ ¢LR¤ Ll¡l n¢š² e¡Cz Bõ¡ql ýL¤j
R¡s¡ B¢j f¢s ®Lj−e e¡j¡S! Bõ¡q Bj¡−l ¢cu¡ e¡j¡S fs¡Ca¡−Re e¡z Bõ¡q
e¡ öl¦ Ll¡C−m B¢j ®Lj−e öl¦ L¢lz Bj¡l ¢L ®L¡eJ n¢š² B−R öl¦ Ll¡l!
B¢j k¢c LC Bj¡l n¢š² B−R, a¡C−m ®a¡ −nlL Ll¡ qCu¡ ®Nmz m¡ n¢lL¡ m¡ýz
Bõ¡ql ®L¡e n¢lL e¡Cz Bõ¡q HL Hhw A¢àa£uz c¡c¡ p¤l L−l j¡lg¢a N¡e
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®N−u J−We – Bõ¡u ®kj−e e¡Q¡u ®aj−e e¡¢Q, f¤a−ml ¢L ®c¡o?
     c¡c¡l Jfl q¡m ®R−s ¢c−u Bj¡−L e¡N¡−ml j−dÉ ®f−u j¡ ¢S−‘p L−le
     – HC a¤C e¡j¡S fsRp?
     – h¡h¡ LC−R Bj¡−l Cú¤−ml fs¡ fs−az

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   B¢j ®c±−s ®k−a ®k−a fs¡l ®V¢h−ml ¢c−L, h¢mz
   – e¡L ¢Vf−m Hq−e¡ c¤d h¡Csh, aÉ¡s¡ aÉ¡s¡ Lb¡ LJu¡ ¢nMRpz −kje h¡f,
®aje a¡l ®f¡m¡f¡ez Bõ¡q ®M¡c¡ j¡−e e¡z a−N¡−l ¢cu¡ Bõ¡q i¡m L¡j
Ll¡C−he ®Lj−e, a®N¡l Ef−l ®a¡ nua¡e il Ll−Rz nua¡−e a−N¡−l Bõ¡ql
e¡j mC−a ®cu e¡z Ch¢m−nl ®c¡pl qCRpz
    j¡ q¡Ej¡E L−l qW¡v ®Ly−c E−W h−me – HC h¡¢s−a nua¡e Y¤L−Rz ph LuV¡
L¡−gl qCu¡ ®N−Rz ®R−m−j−u−cl Ef−l ilp¡ B¢Rm Bj¡lz Hl¡ eø qCu¡ ®N−Rz
Bõ¡q a¤¢j Bj¡−l H−cl L¡R ®bCL¡ c§−l pl¡Cu¡ −eJz
    Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ j¡'l Lb¡ l¡−Me e¡z j¡'−L Bj¡−cl L¡R ®b−L c§−l pl¡e e¡z j¡
Bj¡−cl −cu¡m ®Ol¡ h¡¢s¢V−a, g¤m g−m R¡Ju¡ AhL¡−n ®b−LC k¡ez h¡h¡l
ýj¢LJ ¢h−no L¡−S B−p e¡z j¡ ¢eu¢ja eJjq−m ¢j¢øl ®c¡L¡−el −fR−e
B¢jl¦õ¡ql h¡¢s −k−a b¡−Lez hªqÖf¢ah¡l l¡−al jS¢m−n q¡¢cp ®L¡l¡−el hÉ¡MÉ¡
ö−e ®Ly−c ®L−V ®Q¡M g¤¢m−u h¡¢s ®g−lez j¡'l ¢hnÄ¡p ®Lu¡j−al Bl ®h¢n ¢ce
®eC, a¢sO¢s a¡C B−Ml¡−al pðm Ll−a q−hz j¡'l ¢hnÄ¡p f£l B¢jl¦õ¡q
Bõ¡ql L¡−R ac¢hl L−l j¡'l SeÉ HLM¡e¡ ®h−qp−al ¢V¢LV ®e−hez B¢jl¦õ¡q
C¢‰−a j¡'−L a¡C h¤¢T−u−Rez
    −R−m−j−u−L Bõ¡ql f−b Be¡l q¡m HLlLj ®R−s ®c−he h−m ¢pÜ¡¿¹ ®ee
j¡z ®R−m−j−u c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡ ¢n−M−R, nua¡e J−cl −h-e¡j¡¢S h¡e¡−µRz
¢e−Sl i¢hoÉa ¢e−u i¡−he j¡z B−Ml¡−al juc¡−e ph¡C Cu¡ eh¢p Cu¡ eh¢p
Ll−hz L¡lJ ¢c−LJ L¡lJl ¢g−l a¡L¡−e¡l pju b¡L−h e¡z

     Bõ¡ql f−b j¡ ®N−Re ¢WLC, ¢L¿º H fb fÐbj ®klLj j−e q−u¢Rm, −j¡−V
pÙ¹¡l fb euz j¡'®L B¢jl¦õ¡q M¡¢eLV¡ Bi¡p ¢c−u−Re ®k, j¡e¤o−L ®h−qp−al
fb ®c¢M−u ¢e−a ®N−m f−b e¡e¡e h¡d¡ ¢hf¢š−a fs−a qu, fb p¤Nj Ll−a q−m
L¢s clL¡l quz L¢s R¡s¡ eh£¢SJ fb Qm−a f¡−le¢ez V¡L¡L¢s k¡ Y¡m¡ qu
f−bl E−Ÿ−n, a¡l HL¢V e¡j B−R, q¡¢cu¡z j¡'l SeÉ q¡¢cu¡ ®k¡N¡s Ll¡
M¡¢eLV¡ j¤n¢L−mlz V¤L−l¡ pc¡Cf¡¢al SeÉJ HMe Bl V¡L¡ fup¡ f−s e¡ j¡'l
q¡−az k¡ ¢LR¤ ®L−ee, h¡h¡ ¢e−SCz H h¡¢s−a Bp¡l fl j¡'l AmL¡ ¢p−ej¡ qm
®kje, Bj¡l Cú¤m ®kje h¡¢sl L¡−R, h¡h¡l a¡S g¡−jÑ¢p, ®kM¡−e h−p ¢h−L−m
®l¡N£ ®c−Me ®p¢VJ L¡−R, fСu ¢Ym ®R¡ys¡ c§l−aÅz Bjf¢– eua c¤NÑ¡h¡¢sl h¡S¡l
®b−L h¡h¡ ¢e−S q¡−a pc¡C ¢L−e h¡¢s B−pez j¡'l Nm¡u ®p¡e¡l j¡m¡ Nm¡−aC
¢Rm h−m ®Q¡l q¡a¡−a f¡−l¢ez j¡aª S¤−um¡pÑ q¡yV¡ fb h¡¢s ®b−L, j¡ HL c¤f¤−l
j¡m¡¢V ¢h¢œ² L−l V¡L¡ ¢c−u B−pe f£lh¡¢s−a, f£−ll q¡¢cu¡z iy¡s¡l Ol ®b−L
Q¡m X¡m ®am p¢l−u f£l h¡¢s−a ¢c−uJ HLlLj ü¢Ù¹ qu j¡'l, ®k, H−Lh¡−l M¡¢m
q¡−a ¢a¢e ®L¡l¡e q¡¢cp öe−a B−pe e¡z
     h¡h¡ q¡aMlQ hå L−l −cJu¡l fl ¢l„¡i¡s¡J BSL¡m j¡'l ®j−m e¡z j¡
®qy−V q−mJ f£l h¡¢s−a k¡e, f£l h¡¢s−a k¡Ju¡ ay¡l Q¡CCz Bj¡l SÅl qm ¢L,

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c¡c¡l f¡ i¡Pm ¢L Cu¡p¢je N¡R ®b−L f−s j¡b¡ i¡Pm, j¡ ay¡l k¡œ¡ hå L−le
e¡z −Lhm hªqÖf¢ah¡−ll jS¢m−n eu, Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l −p¡jh¡l, j‰mh¡−lJ −c¢M
j¡ ®eCz j¡ ®L¡b¡u? f£lh¡¢sz j¡ Bj¡−cl fТa¢ceL¡l M¤y¢Ve¡¢V OVe¡u ¢ce ¢ce
Ae¤f¢ÙÛa b¡−Lez h¡h¡l A¢ÙÛla¡ h¡s−a b¡−Lz ¢c−e ¢a¢e c¤'−hm¡ h¡¢s H−p ®M¡yS
®ee h¡¢sOl pwp¡l ph q¡Ju¡u E−h ®N−R e¡¢L B−Rz h¡h¡ iy¡s¡l O−l a¡m¡ ®ce,
L¡−m¡ gV−LJ, l¡a e'V¡l flz Hph j¡'®L BlJ ®h¢n E¾j¡c L−l ®a¡−mz ¢a¢e
i¡−he nua¡e ay¡−L fСZfZ h¡d¡ ¢c−µR Bõ¡ql f−b, ¢a¢e BlJ fZ L−l Bõ¡ql
dÉ¡−e h−pe, B¢jl¦õ¡q f£−ll ®Mcj−a fСZje ES¡s L−l ®cez h¡¢sl L¡−m¡
gVL hå ®f−u ¢a¢e ¢g−l −k−a b¡−Le f£l h¡¢s−az j¡'l Ef¢ÙÛ¢a l¡−aJ Lj−a
b¡−Lz
    p¡a l¡a j¡'l Ae¤f¢ÙÛ¢a pqÉ Ll¡l fl h¡h¡ c¡c¡−L eJjqm f¡W¡e j¡'−L ¢e−u
Bp−az jq¡pj¡−l¡−q ®gla Bp¡l fl h¡¢s−a j¡'l Bcl ®h−s k¡uz ay¡−L R¡s¡
H h¡¢s AQm q−u fs−R, H Lb¡ ¢a¢e Ae¤j¡−e ®h¡−Tez h¡h¡−L ö¢e−u j¡ Bj¡−cl
h−me – al¡ k¢c ¢eu¢ja e¡j¡S fsR, a¡C−m a−N¡l p¡−b B¢j b¡Lh¡jz e¡C−m
e¡z ®p¡S¡ Lb¡z
    ö−e, ®p¡g¡u ®qm¡e ¢c−u h¡h¡ elj Nm¡u h−me – e¡j¡S fsz ®L¡l¡e fsz
a¤j¡−l ®LE h¡d¡ ¢c−R? a¤j¡l JC f£lh¡¢s−a k¡C−a Au LÉ¡e? f£lh¡¢s−a k¡l¡
k¡u e¡ a¡l¡ ¢L −h−qp−a k¡Ch e¡? ®f¡m¡f¡−el ®mM¡fs¡ B−Rz a¡−cl ®cM¡öe¡
Ll e¡, f£lh¡¢s−a l¡Ca¢ce fCs¡ b¡Lz e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡ Ll−a qC−m pwp¡l
®R−m−j−u g¡m¡Cu¡ Ll−a qu e¡¢L! HCph h¤¢Ü a¤j¡−l −cu ®L? kšph
d¡¾c¡h¡−Sl Lh−m fsR!
    j¡ l¦−M J−We – Mhlc¡l d¡¾c¡h¡S LCh¡ e¡z Bõ¡ql J¢m−l a¤¢j d¡¾c¡h¡S
LJ? Ha hs p¡qp! a¤j¡l ¢Shh¡ MCp¡ fsh LCm¡jz a¤j¡l ja L¡−g−ll p¡−b
Bj¡l L¤−e¡ pÇfLÑ e¡Cz Bj¡l S£he a¤¢j R¡lM¡l LCl¡ ¢cRz HC pju k¢c
Bj¡−l gS¢m BCp¡ Bõ¡ql f−b e¡ ¢eu¡ k¡Ca, B¢j a ¢p−ej¡ q−m EÒV¡ ®p−äm
fCl¡ −c±s¡Ca¡jz B¢j Aå B¢Rm¡j, Bõ¡ql f−b ¢Nu¡ Hqe Bj¡l −Q¡M M¤m−Rz
HC j¡u¡ jqîa ph ¢jbÉ¡z Hqe B¢j h¤¢T c¤¢eu¡c¡¢l−a X¤h−m pîe¡nz B−Ml¡a
Bj¡−l f¡l Llh ®L? ®LE e¡z ü¡j£ pwp¡l ®R−m ®j−u ®LE Bfe e¡z HL
Bõ¡qC Bfez
    gS¢mM¡m¡ j¡'−L h−m−Re – ®he¡j¡¢Sl p¡−b Ol Ll−m ®a¡j¡l …e¡q q−h
hsh¤z c¤m¡i¡C e¡j¡S f−se e¡, k¡l¡ e¡j¡S f−s e¡, a¡l¡ L¡−glz Bl L¡−g−ll
p¡−b k¡l¡ JW¡hp¡ L−l, a¡−clJ Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ L¡−g−ll p−‰ ®c¡k−Ml B…−e
®f¡s¡−hez
    j¡ ®c¡k−Ml B…−e f¤s−a Q¡e e¡z HC pwp¡lc¡−q ¢a¢e k−bø f¤−s−Re Bl
euz j¡'l q¡−a ap¢hql ®N¡V¡ â¦a es−a b¡−Lz j¡'l ®W¡yVJ a¡−m a¡−m e−s,
p¡¢õBm¡ p¡Cu¡−ce¡ jq¡Çj¡c¤l l¡p¤m¤õ¡qz AåL¡l O−l ap¢hql ®N¡V¡…−m¡
®hs¡−ml ®Q¡−Ml ja SÅ−mz j¡ ®S−N b¡−Le p¡l¡l¡a, p¡l¡l¡a S¡ue¡j¡−Sz

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   jdÉl¡−a j¡'l L¡æ¡l n−ë Bj¡l O¤j ®i−P k¡uz h¡¢mn ®b−L j¡b¡ a¤−m h¢m –
j¡ L¡−¾c¡ LÉ¡e?
   j¡ Ešl ®ce e¡z ®Ly−cC Q−mez
   – j¡ O¤j¡Ch¡ e¡? ¢hRe¡a B−p¡z j¡'−L h¢mz
   j¡ L¡æ¡ b¡j¡e e¡, O¤−j¡−aJ B−pe e¡z
   ®i¡−l gS−ll e¡j¡S ®no L−l ¢hR¡e¡u B−pez pL¡−m j¡'−L ¢S−‘p L¢l –
l¡C−a L¡ea¡¢Rm¡ ®Le j¡?
   j¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m Ešl ®ce – Lh−ll Bk¡−hl Lb¡ i¡Ch¡ L¡ea¡¢Rm¡jz
®g−lpa¡ kqe p¡Ju¡m ¢SN¡p Llh, ¢L Ešl B¢j ¢ch! Lh−l c¤C¢c−Ll j¡¢V
Hje Q¡f¡ ¢ch, Hje Q¡f¡, ®k –– j¡'l L˜ h¤−S B−pz

    j¡'®L −hy−d l¡M¡ k¡−h e¡ H ®kje Bjl¡J h¤−T¢R, h¡h¡Jz ¢a¢e Bl L¡−m¡
gVL a¡m¡ ®cJu¡l T¤y¢L ¢e−me e¡z gVL ®M¡m¡ b¡L, j¡ kMe M¤¢n h¡¢s ¢gl¦e, ah¤
¢gl¦ez Bj¡l d¡lZ¡, h¡h¡ HC ®k j¡'l h¡¢s ®gl¡ Q¡e, ®p j¡'l fТa i¡mh¡p¡u eu,
j¡ ®ke Bj¡−cl N¢a¢h¢d eSl l¡−Me, ®L¡eJ c¤OÑVe¡ ®ke e¡ O−V, ®p L¡l−Zz Hl
j−dÉ Bj¡l Bl¢hl j¡ØV¡l, j¡'l −R¡V−hm¡l p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡a¢S, j¡l¡ k¡Ju¡l Mhl
H−m h¡h¡ h−m ¢c−me Bl Bl¢h fs−a q−h e¡, Cú¤−ml fs¡−mM¡ Ll je ¢c−uz
    j¡'l ®Q¡u¡m nš² q−u J−W ö−ez ¢a¢e Bõ¡ql L¡−R −pSc¡u f−s L¡y−ce –
Bj¡l ®R−m−j−u−cl a¤¢j Dj¡ec¡l Ll Bõ¡qz J−c−l a¤¢j Lh−ll Bk¡h ®bCL¡
j¤¢š² c¡Jz J−c−l a¤¢j ®c¡k−Ml B…e ®bCL¡ h¡yQ¡J, ®h−qpa ep£h Llz a¤¢j
rj¡n£mz a¤¢j c£e c¤¢eu¡l j¡¢mL Bõ¡qz a¤¢j flJu¡l¢cN¡lz
    j¡ N¡−Rl e¡l−Lm, ®fu¡l¡, Bj, S¡j, L¡yW¡m −h¡lM¡l a−m L−l ¢e−u ®k−a
b¡−Le f£lh¡¢sl ®m¡L−cl M¡Ju¡−az f¡LO−l k¡Ju¡ fСuC ®R−sC ¢c−u¢R−me,
ea¤e L−l Bh¡l k¡Ju¡ öl¦ L−le, −M¡yu¡−sl L¢Q j¤l¢N d−l Sh¡C L−l ¢e−S q¡−a
®a−m jnm¡u −ly−d h¡¢V i−l ¢e−u L¡−m¡ gVL f¡l qe ¢exn−ëz f£l−L ®M−a
®c−hez f¤−l¡−e¡ c¤'Q¡l−V n¡¢sJ ®ee, gS¢mM¡m¡ L¡yb¡ h¡e¡−e¡l SeÉ −Q−u−Rez
ýS¤l Lb¡ ¢c−u−Re j¡'l Lh−l H−p ®g−lpa¡ kMe p¡Ju¡m ¢S−‘p Ll−he, ®pC
Sh¡−hl Ešl, ýS¤l ¢e−S ®c−hez ¢nN¢l ¢a¢e N¡ER¤m BSj q−µRez N¡ER¤m
BSj−L Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ ¢e−Sl ®N¡fe abÉ S¡e¡ez ü−fÀ H p¤pwh¡c ýS¤l ®f−u−Rez
j¡'l hs p¡d HLh¡l Bõ¡ql ®cM¡ ®f−az a¡l ja f¡f£−L Bõ¡q ¢L Bl ®cM¡
®c−he! j¡'l ®Q¡−M Sm S−jz ®h¡lM¡l a−m HL q¡−a d−l l¡−Me j¤l¢Nl j¡wp il¡
h¡¢V, B−lL q¡−a ®Q¡−Ml Sm ®j¡−Re!
    HL l¡−a f£l h¡¢s ®b−L ¢g−l H−p −h¡lM¡ M¤m−a M¤m−a j¡ ¢hs¢hs L−le
h−me – ýj¡ul¡ Bõ¡ý ®mq¡ HLV¡ −p¡e¡l m−LV h¡e¡C−Rz ¢ae i¢l ¢cu¡ RuV¡
Q¤¢lJ h¡e¡C−Rz Bj¡−l ¢L −LE ®cu ¢LR¤? Bj¡l ja ¢exü a Bl ®LE e¡C
c¤¢eu¡uz
   −h¡lM¡ M¤−m j¡ ®Qy¢Q−u j¢Z−L X¡−Le i¡a ¢c−az

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   i¡a ®cJu¡l fl W¡ä¡ i¡a ®cp ®Le? Nlj i¡a e¡C! Bj¡−l ¢L f¡CRp al¡?
B¢j jCl¡ ®N−m a−N¡l ph¡l n¡¢¿¹z B¢j ¢L h¤¢T e¡? ®LX¡ Bj¡−l ¢L ®cu HC
pwp¡−l! ¢LµR¤ e¡z i¡m¡ HLV¡ L¡fs e¡C ¢f¾c−elz ®LX¡ ®c−q? h−m j¡ b¡m ®W−m
E−W k¡e !
    j¢Z i¡−al b¡m¡ ¢e−u f¡LO−l Q−m k¡u Nlj Ll−az j¡ Bj¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−ml
L¡−R cy¡¢s−u Nm¡ Q¢s−u h−me ®ke h¡h¡ O−l h−pC öe−a f¡e – j¡Ce−o a¡−N¡l
hE−l ®p¡e¡ ¢cu¡ j¤s¡Cu¡ l¡−Mz Bl B¢j ¢L f¡C! HC h¡¢s−a c¡−l¡u¡e ¢N¢l
Ll−el m¡CN¡ Bj¡−l l¡M¡ qC−Rz j¡e−p a c¡−l¡u¡e−lJ ®hae ®cuz B¢j a
®hae R¡s¡ L¡j Lla¡¢R HC h¡¢sa!
    j¡'®L ¢eQ¤ Nm¡u h¢m – a¤¢j a j¡z a¤¢j ®hae ¢eh¡ LÉ¡?
    j¡ dj−L b¡j¡e Bj¡−L – Bj¡l ¢L ¢cu¡ Q−m! Bj¡−l ®cu ®LX¡? h¡−f ¢hu¡
¢c¢Rm X¡š²¡lHl p¡−b, La nM B¢Rm Bj¡l h¡−fl ®k S¡j¡C−u Bj¡l i¡C
hCe−l ®mq¡fs¡ Ll¡Chz LC, Ll¡C−R L¡E−l? L¡lJ ®M¡yS mu? Bj¡l q¡a c¤CX¡
BCS La ¢ce dCl¡ M¡¢mz j¡Ce−ol hE…m¡l nC−m La Nue¡z Bj¡−l g¢ql¢el
ja l¡CM¡ Bh¡l Bhc¡−ll p£j¡ e¡C, ®R−m−j−u ®cM, ®R−m−j−u j¡e¤o Ll!
   kMe Bj¡l R'hRl hup, f£lh¡¢s ®b−L Mhl H−e¢R−me gS¢mM¡m¡, c¤¢eu¡−a
c‹¡m ®hl q−µR, c‹¡m jÙ¹ HL l¡jc¡ ¢e−u j¡e¤−ol Dj¡e fl£r¡ Ll−hz k¡l
Dj¡e ®eC, a¡−L L¤¢f−u f¡yQ V¤L−l¡ Ll−hz c‹¡−ml i−u e¡¢el h¡¢s−a fСu ph¡C
aMe ¢c−e c¤'®hm¡ Lmj¡ fs−a öl¦ Llmz c‹¡m BS B−p L¡m B−p HlLjz
c‹¡m H−p Bj¡−L V¤L−l¡ Ll−R, HlLj üfÀ ®c−M fСuC O¤j ®i−P ®ka Bj¡lz
nl¡g j¡j¡ hm−me – ®R¡Vh¤l h¡¢sa ph¡l Dj¡e B−Rz c‹¡m J−N¡−l ¢LµR¤ Ll−a
f¡lh e¡z j¡'lJ HLC Lb¡ – gS¢ml Bl ¢Q¿¹¡ e¡Cz JC h¡¢sl ph¡lC Dj¡e
jSh¤az
   HL HL¢V ¢ce k¡u Bl nl¡g j¡j¡−L, ®gm¤j¡j¡−L, j¡'®L ¢S−‘p L¢l – LC,
c‹¡m a BCm e¡!
   j¡ h−me – ®k ®L¡eJ pju BChz a¡mC p¡h LC−R öem¡j c‹¡m BJ−el
flC ®Lu¡ja AChz
   – ®Lu¡ja AC−m L£ qCh j¡? j¡'®L ¢S−‘p Ll−m
   – L£ Bl, c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m h−me – Cpl¡¢gm ¢n‰¡u g¤y ¢chz fª¢bh£ dÄwp qCu¡
k¡Chz Bõ¡ql pª¢ø HC Bpj¡e S¢je ¢LR¤C Bl b¡Lh e¡z
    fª¢bh£ ¢L L−l dÄwp q−h a¡ Ae¤j¡e L−l ¢e−u¢Rm¡jz BL¡n H−p Q¡f ®c−h
fª¢bh£l Jfl, h¡¢s Ol…−m¡ ph QÉ¡ÃV¡ q−u k¡−h, j¡e¤o jl−a b¡L−h ¢fyf−sl jaz
¢hn¡m ¢hn¡m LsC N¡R, ¢ej N¡R, e¡l−Lm N¡R, −MS¤l N¡R ph j¡¢Vl am¡u ®X−h
k¡−hz c‹¡−ml Dj¡e fl£r¡u h¡yQ−mJ ®Lu¡j−a jl−aC q−hz
    Bjl¡ e¡¢el h¡¢s R¡s¡l ¢WL B−N B−N, gS¢mM¡m¡ ea¤e Mhl ¢e−u B−pe
®p¡e¡l Nue¡ fl¡ q¡l¡jz ö−e h¡¢sl ®j−uj¡e¤−ol¡ k¡l k¡l ®p¡e¡l Nue¡ M¤−m


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l¡Mmz q¡−nj j¡j¡l ¢h−u q−u−R p−hz ea¤e hE N¡ il¡ Nue¡ f−l h−p b¡−Lez
f¡s¡l hE¢Tl¡ H−p ®O¡jV¡ p¢l−u hEHl j¤M ®c−M k¡uz
    – f¡l¦m, −p¡e¡l Nue¡ M¤−m l¡Mz ®no Sj¡e¡ Q−m Bp−Rz H pju Nue¡ N¡¢V
fl−m Bõ¡q …e¡q ®c−hez h−m gS¢mM¡m¡ ¢e−SC q¡−nj j¡j¡l hEHl N¡ ®b−L
Nue¡ M¤−m ®ke jl¡ Cyc¤l q¡−a ¢e−µRe Hje L−l Nue¡l ®mS d−l −g−m l¡M−me
c§−lz
    q¡−nj j¡j¡ h−m¢R−me – ®R¡Vh¤, ea¤e hEHl N¡ ®bCL¡ Nue¡ N¡¢V M¤m¡ e¡¢L
Aj‰m S¡ea¡j!
   gS¢mM¡m¡ ¢QLe Nm¡u ®Qy¢Q−u EW−me – j‰m Aj‰−ml a¤C ¢L h¤Tp q¡−nj!
flö l¡−a Bî¡¢S eh£¢S−L üfÀ ®c−M−Rez ü−fÀl j−dÉC eh£¢S h−m−Re ®p¡e¡l
Nue¡ nl£−ll ®k Aw−n fl¡ b¡L−h, ®p ph Awn ®c¡k−Ml B…−el f¤s−hz
   e¡¢e gS¢mM¡m¡−L Bs¡−m ®X−L ¢S−‘p L−l¢R−me – al Nue¡…m¡ LC
l¡MRp?
   gS¢mM¡m¡ ap¢hq Sf−a Sf−a hm−me – Nue¡ ¢c®u ¢L q−h j¡, J…−m¡
ýj¡ul¡l Bî¡ ¢h¢œ² Ll−a ¢e−u ®N−Rz
   e¡¢el Lf¡−m i¡yS f−s¢Rm c¤−V¡z

   hRl Ns¡−m¡, f£l h¡¢s−a ®p¡e¡l Nue¡ fl¡ q¡m¡m q−u ®N−Rz
   −M¡m¡ hC−ul f¡a¡ ®b−L ®Q¡M a¤−m j¡'l c¤x¢M j¤−Ml ¢c−L a¡¢L−u h¢m –
®p¡e¡l Nue¡ fl¡ a q¡l¡j! f£l h¡¢sl ph¡C e¡ −p¡e¡l Nue¡ fl¡ R¡Cs¡ ¢c¢Rm!
   j¡ Bj¡l Ešl ®ce e¡z Hje ®Q¡M L−l a¡L¡e ®ke p¢aÉ p¢aÉ nua¡e il
L−l−R Bj¡l Jflz B¢j eC, k¡ ¢LR¤C hm¢R B¢j, hm−R nua¡ez

    Hl ¢LR¤¢ce fl, j¡aª S¤−um¡pÑ ®b−L h¡¢L−a HL−S¡s¡ Ae¿¹ h¡m¡ ¢e−u B−pe
j¡z S¤−um¡−pÑl j¡¢mL h¡h¡l hå¤ j¡e¤oz j¡ h−m B−pe h¡h¡C Nue¡l c¡j ¢L¢Ù¹−a
¢L¢Ù¹−a ¢c−u ®c−hez




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djÑ


    L.
    jp¢Sc ®b−L öœ²h¡l S¤Çj¡l e¡j¡S f−s H−m f−L−V h¡a¡p¡ b¡La e¡e¡lz
−MS¤−ll …s ¢c−u h¡e¡−e¡ qm¤c Q¡L¢az S¤Çj¡l fl jp¢S−c h¡a¡p¡l ®cJu¡l
¢eujz f¤L¤l O¡−Vl L¡−R e¡e¡−L ®c−M h¡¢sl ®R¡Vl¡, B¢j ®gm¤ j¡j¡, RVL¤
Cu¡p¢je e¡e¡l L¡−R ®c±−s ¢N−u h¡a¡p¡ ¢e−u Bpa¡jz e¡e¡ h¡¢sl ®R¡V−cl fТa
pcu q−mJ hs−cl fТa eez Bj¡−cl h¡a¡p¡ ¢h¢m−u h¡¢s ¢N−u ¢a¢e hs−cl q¡s
j¡wp SÅ¡m¡−aez SÅ¡m¡−ae në¢VC e¡¢e hÉhq¡l L−le, kMe HC m¡¢X mCu¡ Bu,
®LX¡ ®LX¡ jp¢S−c k¡p e¡C Lz ¢fX¡Cu¡ nÉ¡o LCl¡ g¡m¡Cu¡j – h−m h¡¢s j¡b¡u
a¤m−ae e¡e¡z ®R−m−cl A¿¹a S¤Çj¡ fs−a jp¢S−c ®k−a q−h, ®j−u−cl ®k−qa¤
jp¢S−c k¡Ju¡l ¢hd¡e ®eC, e¡j¡S fs−h O−lz −j−ul¡ O−ll h¡C−l k¡L, r¢a
®eC, ®k−a q−h ®h¡lM¡ f−lz e¡e¡ S¤Çj¡l ¢ce M¡¢eLV¡ BmpÉ L−le, H ay¡l
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¢QlL¡−ml üi¡hz jp¢Sc ®b−L h¡¢s ¢g−l c¤f−ll i¡aO¤j¢V −cJu¡l B−N ay¡l
¢q−nh Ll¡ Q¡C ®L ®L g¡y¢L ¢cm, −L¡e ®R−m jp¢S−c k¡u¢e Hhw ®L¡e ®j−u
h¡¢s−a ®eC, h¡C−l ®p ®j−u ®h¡lM¡ f−l ¢N−u−R ¢L e¡z Ha fÐ−nÀ e¡¢e A¢aù
q−aez O¤¢j−u JW¡l fl e¡e¡ Bh¡l i¡m j¡e¤oz m¤¢‰ L−o ®hy−d X¡e q¡a m¤¢‰l a−m
−l−M h¡y q¡a −e−s ®e−s ®ke h¡a¡p pl¡−a pl¡−a, ®qy−V Q−m k¡e ea¤e h¡S¡lz ®L
h¡¢s ®eC, ®L B−R, ®M¡yS Bl L−le e¡z ¢h−L−m −l−Ù¹¡l¡yu ¢N−u hp−m p¡a
®m¡−Ll p−‰ Lb¡ q−h, JC BLoÑZ e¡e¡−L Bl h¡¢s−a l¡−M e¡z HL e¡¢e R¡s¡
h¡¢sl ®L¡eJ hu×L ®j−u ®üµR¡u −h¡lM¡ f−le e¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡ T¤e¤ M¡m¡ −h¡lM¡ q¡a
hÉ¡−N i−l h¡C−l ®h−l¡e, f¤L¤lO¡V ®b−L RVL¤ h¡ L¡E−L ®X−L ¢S−‘p L−le e¡e¡
h¡¢s B−Re ¢L e¡, ®eC S¡e−m −a¡ Y¤−L ®N−me h¡¢s, Bl b¡L−m fs¢n L¡lJ
h¡¢s−a A−fr¡ L−le, e¡e¡ h¡¢s ®b−L ®h¢l−u ®N−m Mhl f¡W¡−e¡ qu, M¡m¡l¡ h¡¢s
®Y¡−Le; A−fr¡ e¡ pC−m hÉ¡−Nl ®h¡lM¡ N¡−u Q¡¢f−u B−pez
    e¡e¡ HL hsj¡j¡−LC j¡â¡p¡u f¢s−u−Re, h¡¢L ®R−m−j−u−cl Cú¤m L−m−Sz
e¡e¡l Ls¡ B−cn ¢Rm, AhnÉ ®Lhm ®R−m−cl ®hm¡u, ¢hcÉ¡ Aj§mÉ de, fs¡−mM¡u
®ke N¡¢gm¢a e¡ qu L¡lJz −j−u−cl ®hm¡u j¡Cu¡ j¡e−ol Aa ®eL¡fs¡ Lle
m¡Nh e¡z l¦e¤ M¡m¡ ¢hH Ah¢c f−s−Re, e¡e¡ L'¢ce flflC ay¡l ¢h−ul Ol
B−ee, l¦e¤ M¡m¡ j¤−M d¤−m¡ L¡¢m ®j−M Q¤m E−ú¡M¤−ú¡ h¡¢e−u ®R−m f−rl p¡j−e
B−pe ®ke L¡lJ ay¡−L fR¾c e¡ quz p¤−mM¡l j¡ fСuC e¡¢el M¡−V h−p n¡c¡ f¡a¡
j¤−M f¤−l h−me – l¦e¤−l ¢L h¡¢sl M¤y¢X h¡e¡Ch¡Ce? ¢hu¡ ®cCe e¡ ®Le HqeJ?
Dc¤e Bl gS¢ml a ¢L p¤¾cl ¢hu¡ qCu¡ ®Nmz
   e¡¢e f¡−el ¢M¢m h¡e¡−a h¡e¡−a h−me – ®mq¡fs¡ BlJ Ll¦Lz ¢e−S Q¡L¢l
h¡L¢l Llhz ¢hu¡ f−l hCh ®ez BCSL¡CmL¡l k¤−N ®j−u−N¡−lJ −VL¡ L¡j¡C−a
AChz S¡j¡C−ul Ef−l ¢eiÑl b¡qe i¡m¡ e¡, Lqe ¢L Au, ¢WL B−R!

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   T¤e¤ M¡m¡ gpÑ¡ h−m a¡yl ¢h−ul Ol B−p ®h¢nz e¡¢e Ls¡ Nm¡u h−m −ce –
®j−u BlJ ®mq¡fs¡ Llhz Ha a¡s¡a¡¢s ¢hu¡ ¢L−ul! Bl hs hC−el ¢hu¡ e¡
qC−m R¤X¤ hC−el Bh¡l ¢hu¡ Au ®Lj−e!
     hs j¡j¡ j¡â¡p¡ ®b−L g¡¢Sm f¡n L−l Y¡L¡ ¢hnÄ¢hcÉ¡m−u Bl¢h i¡o¡u Hj H
f−s Y¡L¡−aC HL¢V Q¡L¢l S¤¢V−u ¢e−u−Rez n¡c¡ hE¢V ay¡l p−‰ b¡−Lez BSJ
®L¡eJ ®R−mf¤−m qu¢ez ®m¡−L h−m n¡c¡ qC−m L£ qCh, hE a h¡yS¡z hEHl j¡S¡u
h¡yd¡l SeÉ f¡s¡l ®m¡−Ll¡ A−eL a¡¢hS LhS ¢e−u H−p hs j¡j¡−L ®cez −m¡L
Q−m ®N−m Jph ¢a¢e R¤y−s ®g−m ®ce L¤−u¡uz hs j¡j¡ R¤¢VR¡V¡u h¡¢s B−pe,
LMeJ hE ¢e−u, LMeJ HL¡Cz H h¡¢s−a H−p ¢a¢e f¡−u Msj f−l kMe E−W¡−e
q¡y−Ve, j−e qu e¡ ®k ®Lhm L' pç¡−ql SeÉ ¢a¢e H−p−Re, j−e qu q¡S¡l hRl
d−l HM¡−eC ¢R−me ¢a¢ez
     q¡−nj j¡j¡ Cú¤m L¡j¡C L−l hå¤−cl p−‰ B—¡ ¢c−u −hs¡−aez −j¢VÊL
fl£r¡u c¤'¢aeh¡l ®gm ¢c−u Bl fs¡−mM¡ L−le¢ez T¤e¤ M¡m¡−L hs j¡j¡ Y¡L¡u
¢e−u C−Xe L−m−S i¢aÑ L−l ®c−he, H lLj ¢pÜ¡¿¹z h¡¢Ll¡, gLl¦m, V¤V¤, nl¡g,
®gm¤ Cú¤−ml fs¡−mM¡J ®kje Bd¡−MQs¡, e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡−aJz hå¤ h¡s−R, B—¡
h¡s−Rz l¡a L−l B—¡ ¢c−u h¡¢s ®g−le, hå¤−cl f¡õ¡u f−s V¤V¤ j¡j¡ ¢pN¡−lV
d−l−Rez e¡e¡ phL¢V−L fСuC b¡−j ®hy−d ®fV¡ez N¡d¡ ¢f¢V−u j¡e¤o Ll¡l jaz
j¡e¤o qJu¡l mrZ ah¤ L¡lJ j−dÉ ®eCz fl£r¡u i¡m gm Ll−Re e¡ ®LEz hs
j¡j¡l p−‰ fl¡jnÑ L−le e¡¢e, H−clJ HL HL L−l Y¡L¡u ¢e−u Cú¤−m i¢aÑ L−l
¢c−a q−h, A¿¹a j¡e¤o q−hz
     −R−m−j−ul¡J e¡ Bh¡l −mM¡fs¡ e¡ L−l h¡Eä¤−m q−u k¡u HC c¤¢ÕQ¿¹¡u
e¡¢el kMe Q¤m f¡L−a h−p−R, e¡e¡ ®O¡oZ¡ Ll−me ¢a¢e q−SÅ k¡−hez q−SÅ k¡Ju¡l
®VL¡ f¡C−he LC? e¡¢e ®r−f ®N−me! ®VL¡ Bõ¡qC ¢ch! e¡e¡l −qyu¡¢m Ešlz
V¡L¡ ®no Ah¢c Bõ¡q −ce¢e, ¢c−u¢R−me h¡h¡z Lb¡, e¡e¡ qSÅ ®b−L ¢g−l H−p ®p
V¡L¡ ®n¡d L−l ®c−hez hs HL ¢V−el p¤V−L−p L¡fs ®Q¡fs j¤¢sj¤s¢L i−l
p¤V−L−pl N¡−u n¡c¡ L¡¢m−a ®j¡q¡Çjc j¢el¦¢Ÿe Bq−jc, ¢WL¡e¡ BL¤u¡ j¡â¡p¡
®L¡u¡VÑ¡l, juje¢pwq ¢m¢M−u ®k hRl e¡e¡ S¡q¡−S L−l q−SÅ Q−m ®N−me, ®p hRlC
e£m BjÑØVw Q¡y−c ®N−mez e¡e¡ q−SÅ, e£m BjÑØVw Q¡y−cz
     Q¡yc ¢e−u h¡¢sl ph¡lC B−hN fÐQäz h¡µQ¡ ®L¡−m ¢e−u E−W¡−e Q¡yc¢e l¡−a
j¡−ul¡ N¡e L−le Bu Bu Q¡yc j¡j¡, Q¡y−cl Lf¡−m Q¡yc ¢Vf ¢c−u k¡z
     Q¡yc¢e e¡j−m E−W¡−e h−p ¢LµR¡ ®n¡e¡ Q¡C ph¡lz L¡e¡ j¡j¤l ¢LµR¡C, h¡¢sl
®m¡−Ll¡ h−m S−j M¤hz l¦e¤M¡m¡ N¡e L−le BS ®S¡ÉpÀ¡ l¡−a ph¡C ®N−R h−ez
D−cl B−N Q¡yc ®cM¡l d¤j f−s, Q¡yc ®cM−a ®f−m e¡¢e h−me – Bpp¡m¡j¤
Bm¡uL¤jz
   −ph¡lJ h−m−Re, Bl D−cl R¤¢V−a h¡¢s Bp¡ hs j¡j¡ e¡¢e−L gp L−l
hm−me – j¡, e£m BjÑØVÌw −fn¡h LCl¡ BC−R Q¡−¾cz ¢MËØV¡−el ®fn¡h fs¡
Q¡−¾c−l p¡m¡j ®ce LÉ¡?

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    gS¢m M¡m¡l ¢SÅe R¡s¡−e¡ q−m, ®fV M¡l¡f Ll−m, N¡−u SÅl SÅl m¡N−m Bl
j¡b¡hÉb¡ q−m h¡−fl h¡¢s ¢N−u L'¢ce b¡L¡l Ae¤j¢a f¡e Bî¡¢Sl L¡R ®b−Lz
−ph¡l gS¢mM¡m¡ H−p¢R−me j¡b¡hÉb¡l L¡l−Z, hs j¡j¡l j¿¹hÉ ö−e hm−me –
Bî¡¢S h−m−Re Bp−m Qy¡−c ®LE k¡u¢ez Bõ¡qC Qy¡c p§−kÑl pËø¡z Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡
Qy¡c p¤kÑ−L Ecu L−le, AÙ¹ k¡Ju¡ez Q¡yc f¢hœ, Q¡yc ®c−M j¤pmj¡e Dc L−l, ®l¡S¡
L−lz Q¡y−c j¡e¤o ®N−R, Hph ¢MØV¡e−cl lVe¡z
     hs j¡j¡ W¡ W¡ L−l −q−p h−me – gS¢m, a−l a B¢j −R¡X−hm¡u ¢h‘¡e
fs¡C¢Rm¡jz fs¡C e¡C fª¢bh£ ¢L LCl¡ pª¢ø qCm! ph i¤Cm¡ ®NRp?
     gS¢mM¡m¡ L¤−u¡ ®b−L Ak¤ Ll¡l f¡¢e a¤m−a a¤m−a hm−me – ¢h‘¡e£l¡ ¢L
Bõ¡ql ®Q−u ®h¢n ‘¡e£? ¢L hm−a Q¡J a¤¢j ¢ju¡i¡C! Bõ¡q k¡ h−m−Re a¡C
paÉ, h¡¢L ph ¢jbÉ¡z
     f¡¢e il¡ h¡m¢a E−W¡−e e¡¢j−u ¢a¢e Bh¡l h−me – a−l a Bl ¢S−e BRs
L−l e¡, L−l al nÄö−l!
    B¢j ¢WL h¤−T f¡C e¡ L¡l Lb¡ paÉz hsj¡j¡l e¡¢L gS¢mM¡m¡l! H h¡¢s−a
c¤'f−rlC Bcl ®h¢nz hsj¡j¡ h¡¢s H−m ®kje −f¡m¡J j¡wp l¡æ¡ qu, gS¢mM¡m¡
H−m a¡ e¡ q−mJ ay¡l nÄölh¡¢sl ®m¡L H−m Hm¡¢q L¡lh¡l öl¦ quz hsj¡j¡−L
®kje c§−ll j¡e¤o j−e qu, gS¢mM¡m¡−LJ, a¡yl nÄölh¡¢sl ®m¡L−cl ®a¡ BlJz
Jyl¡ ®hs¡−a H−m Bj¡l ja ®l¡−c ®f¡s¡ e¡L ®h−u p¢cÑ Tl¡ ®j−ul Qm¡Q−ml
p£j¡e¡ L¤−u¡l f¡s fkÑ¿¹z L¤−u¡l f¡s R¡s¡−mC e¡¢e h−me – HC¢c−L O§lO¤l L¢lp
e¡z ®jj¡e ®N−m f−l BCpz c§−l c¡y¢s−u ®cMa¡j O−ll ¢hR¡e¡u ®a¡oL k¡ …¢V−u
l¡M¡ qu ¢c−el ®hm¡ −p¢V ®f−a ¢c−u−Re e¡¢e, a¡l Jfl ea¤e Q¡cl, J−a h−p
gS¢mM¡m¡l nÄöl Bl ü¡j£ M¡−µRez e¡¢e f¡LOl ®b−L Nlj Nlj alL¡¢l h¡¢V
i−l ¢c−u Bp−Re, gS¢mM¡m¡ ®O¡jV¡ mð¡ L−l h¡¢V ®b−L alL¡¢l a¤−m ¢c−µRe
Jy−cl f¡−az J−ycl M¡Ju¡ ®no q−m Jyl¡ f¡e ¢Q−h¡−a ¢Q−h¡−a ¢hR¡e¡u Ns¡−aez
®M−a hp−ae gS¢mM¡m¡, ay¡l n¡ö¢s, eec, ®j−ul¡, ýj¡ul¡, p¤g¡ul¡, j¤h¡−nÄl¡z
e¡¢e ®M−ae ph¡l f−l, −jqj¡e Q−m ®N−m, h¡¢sl ®m¡L−cl M¡C−uz aMe Bj¡l
p£j¡¿¹ M¤−m ®kaz Bj¡−cl Bl e¡¢el E−W¡−el j¡TM¡−e ®k L¤−u¡l ®hs¡, a¡ B¢j
Ae¡u¡−p ¢X−P¡−a f¡¢lz
    hsj¡j¡ f¡L¡ E−W¡−e Ms−jl WLWL në a¤−m q¡yV−a q¡yV−a h−me – ¢WL B−R
Bõ¡ql Lb¡C p¢aÉ, a¡C−m Bõ¡q ®kj−e LC−Re Aj−e Qmz al S¡j¡C−u a−N¡l
h¡¢sl c¡p£l p¡−b b¡L−a f¡lh, Ap¤¢hd¡ e¡Cz L¡lZ Bõ¡q LC−R, m¡ H−qõ¤
m¡L¡¢æp¡E ¢je h¡u¡c¤ Jm¡ Bm a¡h¡c¡õ¡ ¢h¢qæ¡ ¢je¡ B−k¡B−kE Jm¡J
Buk¡hL¡ ýpe¤ ýæ¡ Cõ¡j¡ j¡m¡L¡a¤ Cu¡¢je¤L¡z j¡−e c¡p£l¡ p‰−jl SeÉ °hdz
   h¡m¢al f¡¢e h¡m¢a−aC ®b−L k¡uz gS¢mM¡m¡l Bl Ak¤ Ll¡ qu e¡, ¢a¢e
në L−l f¡ ®g−m O−l Y¤−L Bme¡ ®b−L HLV¡−e ®h¡lM¡M¡e¡ ¢e−u g¤y¢f−u −Ly−c
J−Wez L¡yc−m gS¢mM¡m¡l N¡m q−u k¡u f¡L¡ B−jl ja m¡mz ®cM−a ®hn m¡−Nz
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  –j¡, B¢j k¡¢µRz HC h¡¢s−a Bl HL j¤q§aÑ b¡L¡ pñh e¡ Bj¡lz Ha Afj¡e
Bj¡l pqÉ qu e¡z
   gS¢mM¡m¡ ®Qy¢Q−u h−mez
   e¡¢e ö−e E−W¡e ®b−L ®c±−s O−l ¢N−u gS¢mM¡m¡l q¡a ®b−L ®h¡lM¡ ¢R¢e−u
h−me – L¡æ¡L¡¢Vl ¢L qC−R al! ¢p¢Ÿ−Ll j¤−ql m¡N¡j e¡Cz c¤'HLV¡ B−h¡m
a¡−h¡m Lb¡ Luz HC¢õN¡ al lJe¡ qC−a qCh, HC l¡C−a−hm¡? nÄölh¡¢sl
j¡Ce−o M¡l¡f LChz k¡C¢h k¡, DcV¡ LCl¡ k¡z
   −h¡lM¡M¡e¡ e¡¢el q¡a ®b−L HL TVL¡u ®V−e N¡−u fl−a fl−a gS¢mM¡m¡
h−me – Bl HL j¤q§aÑ e¡z B¢j ¢L n−M B¢p HM¡−ez h¡¢s−a Ha ®m¡−Ll n−ë
Bj¡l j¡b¡hÉb¡ qu, ®p L¡l−ZC −a¡ B¢pz H−m k¢c i¡Cl¡ Afj¡e L−l, a¡q−m
Bl ®Le! −i−h¢Rm¡j h¡−fl h¡¢s−a Dc Llhz a¡J qm e¡z ýj¡ul¡l Bî¡−L
¢e−u Lb¡ hmm ¢ju¡i¡Cz Ee¡l ja f¢hœ j¡e¤o c¤¢eu¡−a Bl LSe B−R!
    e¡¢e ®hy−d l¡M−a f¡−le e¡ gS¢mM¡m¡−Lz ¢a¢e k¡−heCz q¡−njj¡j¡ k¡e
gS¢mM¡m¡−L nÄölh¡¢s fkÑ¿¹ H¢N−u ¢c−az h¡¢s¢V bjbj L−l ®p l¡−al SeÉz
B¢j e£l−h h−p BL¡−nl Q¡y−cl ¢c−L Ah¡L a¡¢L−u i¡¢h ¢L L−l Q¡y−c j¡e¤o
®Nm, JC V¤L¤e ®R¡V Q¡y−cz j¡ hm−ae Q¡y−c HL h¤¢s B−R, Q¡y−cl h¤¢s, J h−p
QlL¡ L¡V−Rz ¢L¿º hsj¡j¡ h−me Q¡y−c ®L¡eJ h¤¢s V¤¢s ®eC, N¡Rf¡m¡ ®eC, f¡¢e
®eCz Q¡y−cl ¢c−L a¡L¡−m JC −k h¤¢sl ja ®cM−a, Bp−m J AeÉ ¢LR¤, N−aÑl
R¡u¡z Q¡yc ®kjeC ®q¡L, Q¡y−cl p−‰ Bj¡l ®N¡fe pMÉ N−s J−Wz B¢j ®kM¡−e
k¡C, BL¡−nl ®qy−V Q¡yc¢VJ k¡u ®pM¡−ez B¢j M¡e¡M−¾c q¡y¢V, f¤L¤lO¡−V c¡ys¡C,
®pJ q¡y−V, c¡ys¡uz e¡¢el E−W¡−e M¡¢eL ¢S−l¡C, ®pJ ¢S−l¡uz n¢jÑm¡−cl h¡¢s
®b−L ¢c¢hÉ H h¡¢s−a Q−m Hmz
    e¡¢el E−W¡e ®b−L Bj¡l ®fRe ®fRe Bj¡−cl E−W¡−eJz hy¡nT¡−s ®N−m
JM¡−eJz
    D−cl pL¡−m Lmf¡−s HL HL L−l h¡¢sl ph¡C m¡m Lp−L¡ p¡h¡e −j−M
W¡ä¡ S−m ®N¡pm p¡−lez Bj¡−L ea¤e S¡j¡ S¤−a¡ f¢l−u ®cJu¡ qu, m¡m ¢g−au
Q¤m ®hy−d −cJu¡ qu, N¡−u Bal ®j−M L¡−e Ba−ll a¤−m¡ …y−S ®cJu¡ quz h¡¢sl
®R−ml¡ n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ f¡”¡¢h Bl j¡b¡u V¤¢f f−l ®eez ay¡−cl L¡−eJ Ba−ll
a¤−m¡z p¡l¡ h¡¢s p¤N−å ®R−u k¡uz h¡¢sl f¤l¦o−cl p−‰ B¢jJ lJe¡ ¢cC D−cl
j¡−Wz ®p ¢L ¢hn¡m j¡W! hs hs ¢hR¡e¡l Q¡cl O¡−p ¢h¢R−u e¡j¡−S c¡ys¡e h¡h¡,
c¡c¡ ®R¡Vc¡, Bl ph j¡j¡l¡, hs j¡j¡ R¡s¡z j¡−W j¡e¤o ¢NS ¢NS Ll−Rz e¡j¡S
öl¦ q−m kMe ph¡C Eh¤ qe, c¡y¢s−u j¤‡ ®Q¡−M −c¢M ®pC cªnÉz A−eLV¡ Bj¡−cl
Cú¤−ml H−pð¢m−a ¢f¢V Ll¡l ja, Eh¤ q−u f¡−ul BP¤m R¤yC kMe, HlLj m¡−N
qua ®cM−az e¡j¡S ®p−l h¡h¡l¡ −Qe¡ j¡e¤−ol p−‰ ®L¡m¡L¤¢m L−lez ®L¡m¡L¤¢m
Ll¡l ¢euj −Lhm ®R−m−clz h¡¢s ¢g−l j¡'®L h−m¢Rm¡j Qm D−cl −L¡m¡L¤¢m L¢lz
j¡ j¡b¡ ®e−s h−m−Re ®j−u−cl Ll−a qu e¡z LÉ¡e Ll−a qu e¡? fÐnÀ Ll−m
h−m−Re ¢euj e¡Cz ®Le ¢euj ®eC? fÐnÀ¢V Q¤mh¤m L−l j−ez j¡−W Nl¦ −L¡lh¡¢e

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−cJu¡l B−u¡Se öl¦ quz ¢ae ¢ce B−Nl ®Le¡ L¡−m¡ o¡ys¢V h¡yd¡ LsCN¡−R,
L¡−m¡ ®Q¡M c¤−V¡ ®b−L Sm Ns¡−µRz ®c−M h¤−Ll ®ial ý ý L−l J−W Bj¡l, L£
S£h¿¹ HL¢V fСZ£ S¡hl L¡V−R ®mS e¡s−R, Bl ¢LR¤rZ flC q−u EW−h h¡m¢a
h¡m¢a j¡w−pl V¤L−l¡z LsC N¡−Rl ®N¡s¡u h−p R¤¢l d¡l¡e jp¢S−cl Cj¡jz q¡−nj
j¡j¡ h¡yn ®k¡N¡s L−l B−eez h¡h¡ f¡¢V ¢h¢R−u ®ce E−W¡−e, h−p j¡wp L¡V¡ q−hz
R¤¢l d¡¢l−u j¡W ®b−L q¡yL ¢c−me Cj¡jz HL q¡y−LC q¡−nj j¡j¡, h¡h¡ Bl f¡s¡l
¢LR¤ ®m¡L o¡ys−L c¢s−a ®hy−d h¡y−n BV−L f¡−u −qy¡QV M¡C−u j¡¢V−a ®gm−me,
o¡ys q¡ð¡ ®X−L L¡yc¢Rmz j¡ Bl M¡m¡l¡ S¡e¡m¡u c¡y¢s−u−Re −L¡lh¡¢e ®cM−az
Be−¾c e¡Q−R ph¡l ®Q¡−Mz m¤¢‰ fl¡, N¡−u Bal e¡ j¡M¡ hs j¡j¡ j¡−Wl HL
®L¡Z¡u c¡y¢s−u hm−me HCi¡−h eªnwp i¡−h HLV¡ ®h¡h¡ S£h−l j¡Cl¡ g¡ma¡−R,
Bl j¡e¤o ¢L e¡ HCph ®cCM¡ jS¡ f¡u, Bl Bõ¡qJ e¡¢L M¤¢n qu! cu¡ j¡u¡
hm−a L¡lJ ¢LR¤ e¡C Bp−mz
     ®L¡lh¡¢el ¢hivpa¡ ®b−L p−l k¡e hs j¡j¡z B¢j c¡y¢s−uC b¡¢Lz q¡a f¡
R¤y−s o¡ys L¡y−cz p¡a p¡a¢V a¡Ns¡ ®m¡L−L ®g−m o¡ys E−W c¡ys¡u, Bh¡lJ a¡−L
f¡−u ®qy¡QV M¡C−u ®gm¡ quz ®g−mC Cj¡j ay¡l d¡l¡−m¡ R¤¢l¢V Bõ¡ý BLhl h−m
h¢p−u ®ce o¡y−sl Nm¡uz ¢ge¢L ¢c−u lš² ®R¡−Vz BdM¡e¡ Nm¡ L¡V¡ fs−mJ o¡ys
q¡a f¡ R¤y−s ¢QvL¡l L−lz h¤−Ll −ial Bj¡l ¢Qe¢Qe L−l HLlLj hÉb¡ q−a
b¡−Lz HV¤L¤ c¡¢uaÅC Bj¡l ¢Rm, c¡y¢s−u ®L¡lh¡¢e ®cM¡, j¡ a¡C h−m¢R−me, h−me
fТa ®L¡lh¡¢el D−cl pL¡−mz Cj¡j kMe Q¡js¡ R¡s¡¢µR−me, aMeJ o¡y−sl ®Q¡M
il¡ Smz nl¡g j¡j¡ Bl ®gm¤ j¡j¡ cªnÉ¢Vl f¡n ®b−L ®j¡−V pl−a Q¡e e¡z B¢j
Q−m k¡C je¤¢ju¡l ®c¡L¡−e h¡y¢n−hm¤e ¢Le−az Nl¦l j¡wpl p¡a¢V i¡N quz ¢ae
i¡N e¡¢e−cl, ¢ae i¡N Bj¡−cl, HL i¡N ¢h−m¡−e¡ qu ¢i¢M¢l Bl f¡s¡
fs¢n−clz D−cl ¢c−el jS¡ HC, h¡h¡ p¡l¡¢ceC ®j¡m¡−uj ü−l Lb¡ h−me, fs−a
hp−a h−me e¡, j¡l−d¡l L−le e¡z p¡l¡¢ce ®pj¡C ScÑ¡ ®M−u, ®f¡m¡J ®L¡lj¡
®M−u °q °q L−l ®hs¡−e¡ qu, p¡a M¤e j¡g ®p¢cez p¡l¡¢ce j¡wp L¡V¡ Q−mz hs
hs Q¤−m¡u hs hs f¡¢a−m Nl¦l j¡wp l¡æ¡ q−a b¡−L, ¢h−L−m l¡æ¡h¡æ¡ ®p−l
®N¡pm ®p−l j¡ Bl e¡¢e D−cl n¡¢s f−lez l¦e¤ M¡m¡ Bl T¤e¤ M¡m¡ ®p−S…−S
g¡yL ®M¡y−Se h¡åh£−cl h¡¢s ®hs¡−a k¡Ju¡lz h¡¢s−a A¢a¢b Bp−a b¡−Lz hs
j¡j¡ m¤¢‰ Bl f¤−l¡−e¡ HL n¡VÑ f−l f¡s¡ O¤−l H−p h−me – p¡l¡ f¡s¡ l−š²
i¡Cp¡ ®N−Rz La…m¡ ®k Nl¦ j¡l¡ qCm, ¢qn¡h e¡Cz HC Nl¦N¤m¡ LªoL−c−l ¢cu¡
¢c−m a Q¡oh¡p LCl¡ Qm−a f¡laz La Lªo−Ll Nl¦ e¡Cz j¡e¤o Ha l¡rp ®Le,
h¤Tm¡j e¡z f¤l¡ Nl¦ j¡Cl¡ HL f¢lh¡l M¡Ch ®N¡paz HC¢c−L La j¡e¤o i¡aC
f¡u e¡z
    hs j¡j¡−L ®N¡pm L−l D−cl S¡j¡ L¡fs fl−a a¡N¡c¡ ¢c−u m¡i ®eCz q¡m
®R−s e¡¢e h−me – Dc a Ll¢m e¡z Hõ¡ M¡C¢hJ e¡! M¡Cu¡ mz
    – e¡ M¡Ju¡l ¢L B−R, M¡Je ®cez Nl¦l ®N¡pa R¡s¡ ACeÉ ¢LR¤ b¡L−m ®cez
hs j¡j¡ mð¡ nÄ¡p ®g−m h−mez

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     −Q¡−M Sm Sj¢Rm e¡¢elz hsj¡j¡ −L¡lh¡¢el D−c Nl¦l j¡wp M¡−he e¡, H
¢a¢e ¢L L−l pC−he! e¡¢e ByQ−m ®Q¡M ®j¡−Re HC fZ L−l ®k ¢a¢eJ j¡wp
®R¡y−he e¡z ®R−ml j¤−M e¡ ¢c−u j¡−ul¡ Bh¡l M¡u ¢L L−l ¢LR¤!
     hs j¡j¡l j¡wp e¡ M¡Ju¡l Mhl R¢s−u fsm h¡¢s−az öl¦ qm hs−cl j−dÉ
HLdl−el Aü¢Ù¹z j¡ Bj¡−cl f¡−a M¡h¡l ®h−s ¢c−a ¢c−a h−me – ¢ju¡h¡C
D−cl ®N¡pa e¡ M¡Cu¡ Y¡L¡u ¢gCl¡ k¡Chz Nl¦ S−h¡ Ll¡ e¡¢L a¡l pqÉ qu e¡Cz
Nl¦l ®N¡pa ®k h¡S¡l ®bCL¡ ¢LCe¡ M¡Ju¡ qu, ®qC ®N¡pa ¢L Nl¦ e¡ j¡Cl¡ qu!

   Dc ®no q−m Bh¡l B−Nl S£h−e ¢gl−a qu Bj¡−Lz nl¡g j¡j¡ Bj¡l
p¡j−el p¡¢l−a c¡ya ®eC h−m N¡−u ®M¡yQ¡ ®j−l hm−a b¡−Le
   c¡ya fs¡ Be¡lp
   … M¡u ¢ae Lmpz
   c¡ya fs−m j¡ Cyc¤−ll N−aÑ ®p c¡ya ®g−m h−m−Re
   C¾c¤l ®l C¾c¤l
   Bj¡l fyQ¡ c¡ya ®e,
   al p¤¾cl c¡ya ®cz
     Cyc¤l a¡l c¡ya ka¢ce Bj¡−L e¡ ¢c−µR, aa¢ce Bj¡−L nl¡g j¡j¡l c¡ya¡m
q¡¢p ®cM−a q−hz l¦e¤ M¡m¡ AhnÉ h−me – … e¡ M¡C−m c¡ya E−W e¡z
     … ®cM−mC Bj¡l ¢hh¢jo¡ quz f¡uM¡e¡u h−p ¢e−Ql ¢c−L Q¡C−mC … Ef−Q
fs¡ Q¡¢l¢V ®cM−a qu, e£m j¡¢R ie ie L−l J−s Q¡¢ll Q¡lf¡−nz e¡L j¤M hå
L−l ka Lj pju b¡L¡ k¡u, b¡¢Lz c¡c¡ AhnÉ f¡uM¡e¡u −N−m c¤' O¾V¡l B−N
®h−l¡e e¡z L£ L−l −k Aa c£OÑ pju JM¡−e ¢V−L b¡−Le c¡c¡! H¢c−L h¡¢s−a
®jbl H−mJ e¡L ®Q−f O−l h−p b¡¢L Bl b¤a¤ ®g¢m E−W¡−ez −jbl j¡−p HLh¡l
H−p Q¡¢ll … p¢l−u ®euz e¡¢e ¢c¢hÉ ®jb−ll p−‰ clc¡j L−l fup¡ ®ce q¡−az
l¦e¤ M¡m¡l Lb¡u Bj¡l l¡N d−l, … Bh¡l M¡Ju¡ k¡u e¡¢L! h−m¢Rm¡j – ®a¡j¡l
a c¡ya B−Rz a¤¢jJ ¢L … M¡CR l¦e¤ M¡m¡!
   l¦e¤ M¡m¡ ¢c¢hÉ h−m ®g−me – q M¡C¢Rz R¤V −hm¡uz
    nl¡g j¡j¡ Bj¡l ®Q−u BlJ HL L¡¢W Jf−lz i¡−al b¡m¡ ®g−m ®ce Ef¤s
L−l k¢c ®M−a h−p ®c−Me E−W¡−e j¤l¢N q¡N−R h¡ ®LE EµQ¡lZ Ll−R … në¢Vz
nl¡g j¡j¡ ®M−a hp−m HL¢ce i¡m j¡e¤−ol ja h−m¢Rm¡j … e¡ M¡C−m e¡¢L c¡ya
J−W e¡ nl¡g j¡j¡, S¡−e¡? hÉp, R¤−V H−p d¤Çj¤l L−l HL ¢Lm hp¡−me ¢f−W Bl
                               y
i¡a p¤Ü b¡m¡ C−Vl V¤L−l¡l ja R¤−s ¢c−me E−W¡−ez
    Bj¡−L … M¡u ¢ae Lmp hm−m B¢j nl¡g j¡j¡l ¢f−W ¢Lm hp¡−a f¡¢l e¡z
¢a¢e Bj¡l hs h−mz hs−cl N¡−u q¡a a¤m−a qu e¡z hsl¡ Bj¡−L kMe M¤¢n
eÉ¡w−V¡ L−l ®p Lb¡ L¡E−L e¡ hm−a hm−m ®p Lb¡ hm¡J k¡u e¡z hsl¡C qua,
hsl¡ −k ®L¡eJ HL je M¡l¡f Ll¡ ¢h−L−m ®L¡eJ HL p¤ep¡e O−l ®R¡V−cl
eÉ¡w−V¡ L−l, ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−h e¡z j¡TM¡e ®b−L ¢LmQs ®M−a q−h Bj¡−LCz hs−cl

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¢LmQs−L l¦−M c¡ys¡−e¡J k¡u e¡, j¡b¡ e¤−u −j−e ¢e−a qu hsl¡ k¡ ®ce, n¡¢Ù¹ q−m
n¡¢Ù¹, ®p¡q¡N q−m ®p¡q¡Nz hsl¡ k¡ L−le i¡ml SeÉC, hsl¡ ¢n¢M−u−Rez
     …¢Z H−p V¤V¤j¡j¡ Bl nl¡g j¡j¡l e¤e¤l BN¡ ®L−V j¤pmj¡¢e L¢l−u k¡Ju¡l
fl ea¤e m¤¢‰ f¢l−u Jy−cl h¢p−u l¡M¡ q−u¢Rm O−l, q¡yV−m Jyl¡ m¤¢‰l p¡j−eV¡
BP¤−m EyQ¤ L−l f¡ g¡yL L−l q¡yV−ae ®ke L¡yV¡ e¤e−a hÉb¡ e¡ m¡−N, −c−M q¡¢p
®f−m c¤'SeC ¢L−m¡−ae Bj¡−Lz Bj¡l q¡p−a j¡e¡, Hje¢L Jy−cl m¤¢‰l ¢c−L,
q¡yV¡l ¢c−L a¡L¡−e¡J j¡e¡z hsl¡, Q¡C−mC Hy−L ¢c−a f¡−le Bj¡l j¡e¡ e¡ j¡e¡l
p£j¡e¡z
     −ph¡l D−cl R¤¢V−a hs j¡j¡ A−eL¢ce ¢R−mez fСu p¡l¡¢ceC ö−u ö−u hC
f−s−Re, ¢h−L−m E−W¡−e Msj f¡−u ®qy−V−Rez LMeJ LMeJ l¡−a h¡h¡l p−‰
NÒf Ll−a H−p−Re Bj¡−cl O−lz hsj¡j¡ d£−l Lb¡ h−me, ®Qy¢Q−u euz L¡lJ
®QyQ¡−e¡ öe−m ¢a¢e ¢S−i Q¤ Q¤ në L−lez q¡−njj¡j¡ qW¡v qW¡v ®Qy¢Q−u J−We,
fCs¡ ®Nm¡j fCs¡ ®Nm¡jz ¢QvL¡l ö−e h¡¢sl ph¡C R¤−V H−p ®c−Me q¡−nj j¡j¡l
nl£l L¤−u¡l ®ia−l T¤m−Rz e¡¢e dj−L h−me – HC pîe¡n¡ ®Mm¡ h¡c ®c q¡−njz
HL¢ce ¢WLC fCs¡ k¡C¢h!
    q¡−nj j¡j¡ q¡p−a q¡p−a E−W B−pez hs j¡j¡ ®h¡L¡ ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡−Le
q¡−nj j¡j¡l ¢c−Lz qy¡ j¤−M në E−W B−p – HCV¡ ¢L dl−el ®Mm¡? HC ®Mm¡l
jS¡V¡ ¢L h¤Tm¡j e¡ a! q¡−nj ¢L f¡Nm qCu¡ ®Nm e¡¢L!
    q¡−nj j¡j¡ BlJ HL¢V L¡S L−le, Bj¡−L h¡ ®gm¤ j¡j¡−L j¡−T j¡−TC
L¤−u¡l ®ial Ef¤s L−l d−l h−me g¡m¡Cu¡ ¢cm¡j g¡m¡Cu¡ ¢cm¡jz Bj¡l Nm¡
g¡V¡ ¢QvL¡l ö−e Ol ®b−L ®m¡L h¡l q−u q¡−nj j¡j¡l L¡ä ®c−Mz hs j¡j¡ HLC
lLj ®h¡L¡ ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡−Lez
    gS¢mM¡m¡ Hl j−dÉC HL¢ce B−pe, ®S−eC B−pe ®k hs j¡j¡ h¡¢s B−Rez
H−pC, L¡E−L ¢L Mhl ®Lje BR hm¡V¤L¤J ®eC, hs j¡j¡−L – −a¡j¡l p−‰
Bj¡l Lb¡ B−Rz
   hs j¡j¡ ö−e gS¢mM¡m¡l L¡y−d q¡a ®l−M −q−p h−me, al Ha l¡N LÉ¡e?
Hlj a B−N B¢R¢m e¡! ®h¡lM¡ ®V¡lM¡ M¤m, hz a¡lfl Lb¡ Lz
   gS¢mM¡m¡ q¡−al e¡N¡m ®b−L L¡yd p¢l−u h−me – e¡, HC h¡¢s−a B¢j hp−a
B¢p e¡Cz k¡ hm¡l h−m Q−m k¡hz
   ®h¡lM¡l j¡b¡V¤L¤ M¤−m M¡−V f¡ T¤¢m−u h−p ®k Lb¡ hm−a H−p−Re ¢a¢e, h−me,
– a¤¢j ®k ®p¢ce hm−m Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ h−m−Re f¤l¦−ol¡ c¡p£l p−‰ pqh¡p Ll−a
f¡−lz ®L¡e Bu¡−a a¤¢j ®f−uR! i¤m i¤mz Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ c¡p£l Lb¡ h−me¢ez
®L¡l¡−e Øfø ®mM¡ B−R, œ²£ac¡p£l Lb¡z œ²£ac¡p£l p−‰ pÇfLÑ °hdz ¢L¿º, HMe
®a¡ Bl œ²£ac¡p£ ®eC! Bjl¡ a Bl L¡−Sl ®m¡L−L fup¡ ¢c−u ¢L−e ¢eC e¡!
h−m ¢a¢e q¡−pez ¢h−Sa¡l q¡¢pz
   hs j¡j¡ M¡−V f¡ a¤−m Bpe L−l ®L¡−ml Jfl h¡¢mn −Q−f h−me – J HC
Lb¡! HCX¡ L¤−e¡ Sl¦¢l Lb¡ qCm ®k a¤C ®h¡lM¡ M¤m¢h e¡, W¡ä¡ qCu¡ hC¢h e¡,

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Lb¡ LCu¡C QCm¡ k¡C¢hz a¡ L a ®c¢M c¡pfÐb¡ Hqe e¡C ®Le! f¡l¢h LC−a!
c¡pfÐb¡X¡ a¤mm ®L? al Bõ¡u? e¡¢L al lp¤−m? a¤m−R j¡e¤−o, h¤T¢m! fÐb¡X¡
j¡e¤−o e¡ a¤m−m, L£ RÉ¡c¡hÉ¡c¡ L¡lh¡l ACa, L? Bl, ¢Q¿¹¡ Ll, œ²£ac¡p£ ®q¡L
c¡p£ ®q¡L, Bõ¡q ¢L LCl¡ HC ¢hd¡e ®cu ®k ..
     Lb¡ ®no e¡ q−aC gS¢mM¡m¡ Nm¡ Qs¡e – ®pC pj−ul SeÉ Bõ¡q ¢m−M−Rez
®pC pj−u ®j−u−cl ¢el¡fš¡ ¢Rm e¡z œ²£ac¡p£l Bl ®L¡b¡u k¡Ju¡l S¡uN¡ ¢Rm
e¡z a¡C Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ ..
     Hh¡l, g¤m¢mM¡m¡l j¤−Ml Lb¡ ®L−s ¢e−u hs j¡j¡ h−me – k¢c j−e Llp,
®L¡l¡e ®pC pj−ul SeÉ ®mM¡, i¡m Lb¡z a¡C−m −L¡l¡e ®pC pj−ul SeÉC l¡CMÉ¡
®c, HC pj−u HCX¡ mCu¡ e¡Q−el j¡−e ¢L! Bl Bõ¡q M¡¢m ®pC pj−ul Lb¡
LC−Re LÉ¡e! HCX¡J HLV¡ fÐnÀz Bõ¡q Aa£−al Lb¡ S¡−ee, i¢hoÉ−al Lb¡
S¡−ee, ph ®c−Me, ph ®h¡−Te a¡C−m i¢hoÉ−a ®k c¡pfÐb¡ b¡Lh e¡, HCX¡
¢mM−me e¡ LÉ¡e! c¤¢eu¡−a ¢hS¢mh¡¢š BCh, ®j¡Vl N¡¢s, E−s¡S¡q¡S, l−LV –
l−L−V LCl¡ Q¡y−c k¡J−el MhlV¡J ¢mM−a f¡l−aez HC k¤−N −kCX¡ Q−m e¡,
®pCX¡ mCu¡ j¡a¡j¡¢al L¡lZX¡ ¢L B¢j h¤¢T e¡z a−N¡l XlV¡ H–¤ ®h¢nz
     j¤M L¡−m¡ L−l E−W f−se gS¢mM¡m¡z −h¡lM¡l j¡b¡V¤L¤ q¡−a ¢e−u h−me a¤¢j
Ha ¢e−Q −e−jR ¢ju¡i¡Cz ¢R ¢R ¢Rz ®a¡j¡l j¤M ®cM¡J Bj¡l f¡fz e¡¢el ®Q±Q¡m¡
Ol ®b−L ®h¢l−u Bj¡−cl −n¡h¡l O−l H−p hsh¤ HC O−l HLV¤ O¤j¡h B¢j, M¤h
j¡b¡ hÉb¡ Ll−R h−m pV¡e ö−u fs−mez j¡ gS¢mM¡m¡l SeÉ f¡LO−l l¡yd−a
Q−m ®N−mez ¢hl¦C Q¡−ml i¡−al p−‰ Lh¤a−ll ®l¡ØVz

   h¡h¡l p−‰ hs j¡j¡l ®h¢nl i¡N Bm¡f qu S¢j ¢e−uz hs j¡j¡ h−me –
Y¡L¡u HLV¡ S¢j ¢LCe¡ g¡m¡J lSh Bm£z pÙ¹¡u f¡Ju¡ k¡−µRz HC c¡−j f−l
Bl f¡Ch¡ e¡z
    h¡h¡ j¡b¡ ®e−s h−me – −c¢M ®c¢Mz ¢Lehz
    Bj¡l M¤h C−µR L−l hs j¡j¡l L¡−R Y¡L¡l NÒf ö¢ez Y¡L¡ ®Lje ®cM−a,
JM¡−e ¢L ¢L B−R Hphz ¢L¿º ay¡−L mr L¢l LMeJ ¢a¢e Bj¡l ¢c−L ¢g−l
a¡L¡e e¡z ay¡l l¡SLeÉ¡¢V HMe d¤−m¡ L¡c¡u ¢j−n Bl ®k l¡SLeÉ¡ ®eC, pñha
a¡Cz a−h HLh¡l, a¡J Y¡L¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l B−Nl ¢ce, ay¡l p−‰ Bj¡l Lb¡ qu
pl¡p¢lz f¡uM¡e¡u k¡Ju¡l l¡Ù¹¡u Bl¢h ®mM¡ HL¢V −Rys¡ L¡NS L¤¢s−u ®f−u j¡'l
L¡−R ¢c¢µRm¡jz HlLjC ¢euj, j¡ h−m ¢c−u−Re qlg ®Qe¡l fl ®b−LC, ®k, HC
ql−gl −L¡eJ L¡NS j¡¢V−a f−s b¡L−a ®cM−m, ®k−qa¤ ®p L¡NS f¢hœ, −L¡eJ
jum¡u e¡ ®j−n, f¡−ul am¡u e¡ f−s, f¡¢e−a ®g−m ¢c−az a¡C L¢l AeÉ¢ce,
V¤¢L−u J−a QL¡n L−l Q¤j¤ ®j−l ®e±−L¡l ja i¡¢p−u ¢cC S−mz f¡uM¡e¡l l¡Ù¹¡u
f¡Ju¡ L¡NS¢V, B¢j ®k mrÈ£ ®j−u, j¡¢s−u k¡C¢e, j¡'®L a¡C ®cM¡−a Bp¡
Bj¡lz j¡ E−W¡−el c¢s−a L¡fs e¡s¢R−me, hm−me Bj¡l q¡a hå, al hsj¡j¡l
q¡−a ®cz hs j¡j¡ −Rys¡ V¤L−l¡¢V ¢e−u NsNs L−l f−s ®gm−mez ö−e, j¡

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a¡L¡−me j¤‡ ®Q¡−M hsj¡j¡l ¢c−Lz Bl¢h S¡e¡ j¡−eC ®a¡ hs Dj¡ec¡l qJu¡z
k¢cJ hsj¡j¡ öœ²h¡−lJ S¤Çj¡ fs−a jp¢S−c k¡e e¡, D−cl e¡j¡−SJ e¡z H−a
L¡lJ −L¡eJ Bf¢š ®eCz
   hs j¡j¡ hm−me – ¢L Ll¢h HC L¡NS−l!
   j¡'l ByQm d−l, M¡¢eLV¡ il ®l−M, nl£−ll e¡ ®q¡L, j−el, hmm¡j – Q¤j¡
¢cu¡ f¤ú¤¢ea g¡m¡Cu¡ ¢cu¡jz
   hs j¡j¡ R¤−s ®g−m ¢c−u L¡NS¢V, hm−me – HC ®mM¡−l Q¤j¡ ¢ca¡Rp? ¢L
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®mM¡ B−R S¡ep H−a! ®mM¡ B−R q¡m¡l f¤, al j¡−u−l Q¤¢cz
                §
    j¡'l j¤M j¤q−aÑ m¡m q−u ®Nm nl−jz ay¡l −iS¡ L¡fs f−s b¡−L L¡y−d, c¢s−a
e¡s¡ qu e¡z g¤mh¡q¡¢l f¡¢e il¡ Lmp ¢e−u Lmf¡s ®b−L k¡−µR O−ll ¢c−L,
bj−L c¡ys¡uz e¡¢e j¢lQ N¡−R f¡¢e Y¡m−Re, q¡a ®b−L hc¢e f−s E−W¡e ¢i−S
k¡uz B¢j hs j¡j¡l ¢c−L c¤'f¡ H¢N−u, ®Q¡−M Af¡l ¢hpÈu, h¢m – hs j¡j¡,
Bl¢h e¡ Bõ¡ql i¡o¡? HC i¡o¡u N¡¢mN¡m¡SJ ®mM¡ qu!
   hs j¡j¡ Msj f¡−u WLWL n−ë q¡y−Ve Bl h−me – qCh e¡ LÉ¡e! Bl¢h
Blh−N¡l i¡o¡z Bl−hl¡ jc M¡u, M¡l¡f L¡S L−l, j¡e¤o M¤e L−lz N¡¢mN¡m¡S
L−lz f¤l¦o m¤−Ll¡ ®Q±ŸV¡ ¢hu¡ L−lz ®LE ®LE HLnV¡J L−lz
   e¡¢e h−me – ¢p¢ŸL b¡j az
     e¡¢el hs ®R−m, ee£V¡ R¡e¡V¡ M¡C−u j¡e¤o L−l−Re, j¡âp¡u fs¡, Bl¢h S¡e¡,
b¡−jez
     hsj¡j¡l ¢c−L M¤h p−¾cq-®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡−Le j¡z ay¡l ¢hnÄ¡p q−a Q¡u e¡ HC
j¡e¤o¢Vl p−‰ HLc¡ ¢a¢e ®h−s E−W−Re HC h¡¢s−a, HC E−W¡−e, LsCN¡Ram¡uz
Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l −L¡eJlLj e¡−L j¤−M ¢LR¤ i¡a ¢c−u ®c±−s c¤'Se Q−m ®k−ae
e¡¢pl¡h¡c j¡â¡p¡l f¤L¤−lz p¡l¡ ¢h−Lm p¡ya−l kMe Sm ®b−L EW−ae, ®Q¡M m¡mz
m¡m ®Q¡−M h¡¢s ®N−m e¡¢el j¡l ®M−a q−h HC ®i−h c¤'S−e O¡−Vl ¢py¢s−a h−p
LQ¤f¡a¡u j¿»-ja f−s ®Q¡−M h¤−m¡−ae −ke n¡c¡ quz −Q¡M n¡c¡ L−l i¡mj¡e¤o
®p−S h¡¢s ¢gl−aez l¡Ù¹¡u aMe c¤'HL¢V ®O¡s¡l N¡¢s Qma ®Lhmz N¢ml ®j¡−s
H−p j¡ M¡¢eL c¡ys¡−ae, ®j¡−sl ®c¡am¡ h¡¢s−a HL ®jjp¡−qh b¡L−ae, ay¡−L
®cM−az ¢h−L−m h¡l¡¾c¡u h−p Q¡ ®M−a ®M−a ®jjp¡−qh q¡p−ae, dhm f¡ ®S¡s¡J
®jjp¡−q−hl q¡¢pl p−‰ q¡paz hs j¡j¡ j¡'l éL d−l ®V−e N¢m−a ®Y¡L¡−ae Bl
hm−ae – Jl¡ ¢MËØV¡e, J−N¡l ¢c−L Ha Q¡Cu¡ b¡L−m Bõ¡q …e¡q ¢chz
     hs j¡j¡l ®mM¡fs¡l SeÉ ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l Hm h¡¢s−a, j¡'l SeÉ Hm e¡z
hsj¡j¡l SeÉ ®N¡f−e BP¤l Be−ae e¡e¡, Ljm¡ Be−aez fs¡l ®V¢h−ml XÊu¡−l
®l−M −l−M Jph ®M−ae ¢a¢e, HL¢V BP¤−ll c¡e¡J j¡'®L ®ce¢e LMeJz −pC
   ¤
L¤Q−V ®R−m¢Vl hCM¡a¡, S¡j¡ L¡fs …¢R−u l¡M¡l c¡¢uaÅ ¢Rm j¡'l Jflz ®V¢h−m
®L¡b¡J L¡¢ml c¡N fsm ¢L ¢LR¤ H¢cL J¢cL qm, d¤jd¤j ¢Lm hp¡−ae j¡'l ¢f−Wz
qW¡v LMe ®k hs j¡j¡ hs q−u ®N−me, hs q−a q−a BL¡n ØfnÑ Ll−Re ¢a¢e
Bl ®k j¡¢V−a ¢R−me j¡, ®p j¡¢V−aC l−u ®N−mez j¡'l BSJ DoÑ¡ qu, ¢L¿º DoÑ¡

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¢L HC j¡e¤o¢Vl fТa! j¡'l j−e qu, H j¡e¤o¢V−L, k¡−L ¢a¢e ¢ju¡h¡C h−m X¡−Le,
Bc−fC ®Q−ee e¡z



     M.
     HL¡š−ll k¤Ü ®no q−m j¡ Bh¡l f£lj¤−M¡ qez f£−ll AhnÉ ®L¡b¡J f¡m¡−a
qu¢e, hq¡m a¢hu−a ¢R−me nq−lz c'¤Q¡l−V ¢hq¡¢ll p−‰ M¡¢alJ L−l¢R−me,
i¡la ®R−s j¤pmj¡−el ®cn h−mC e¡ HM¡−e H−p−Re, f¡¢LÙ¹¡e −i−P ®N−m H
−c−n b¡L¡l a¡q−m ¢L j¡−e qu! eJjq−ml cn¢V h¡P¡¢m ¢hµR¤l h¡¢s−a f£−ll
pÇj¢a ¢e−u j¤¢lc¡el¡ Bõ¡ý BLhl h−m B…e d¢l−u−Rez f£lp¡h Jy−cl ¢f−W
q¡a h¤¢m−u h−m−Re, H−a ®L¡eJ ®c¡o ®eC h¡¾c¡l¡, nœ¦l Lhm ®b−L H Cpm¡j
h¡yQ¡−e¡l ®Sq¡cz ®Sq¡c pÇf−LÑ j¡'l d¡lZ¡ ®aje Øfø e¡ q−mJ −k−qa¤ ¢a¢e
f£−ll j¤¢lc Hhw ®k−qa¤ f£−ll ®L¡eJ Lb¡ J L¡S ¢e−u −L¡eJ j¤¢l−cl pwnu
b¡L¡ E¢Qa eu, j¡ ®L¡eJ fÐnÀ L−le e¡, ®k fÐ−nÀ f£−ll Bqa h¡ ¢hQ¢ma qJu¡l
®L¡eJlLj g¡yL b¡−Lz j¡ j¡b¡ ®f−a −Sq¡c flhaÑ£ ®k g−a¡u¡ ®O¡¢oa qu, a¡
j¡b¡ ®f−a hlZ L−l n¡c¡ b¡e L¡fs ¢L−e mð¡ mð¡ p¡−m¡u¡l L¡¢jS h¡¢e−u
®g−me ¢e−Sl SeÉz n¡¢s ®R−s HMe ®b−L a¡C fl−he, f£l B¢jl¦õ¡q p¡g p¡g
h−m ¢c−u−Re – eh£¢Sl faÁ£l¡ ®klLj ®f¡n¡L fl−ae, ®plLj ®f¡n¡L fl−a
q−h ph ®j−u−clz Q¤m hs Ll¡ k¡−h e¡z Q¤m q−h ®R−m−cl ®j−u−cl, h¡h¢l R¡Vz
    Ly¡¢Q−a OyÉ¡Q L−l f¡R¡u fs¡ mð¡ Q¤m, ®p ¢ge¢g−e ®q¡L, V¡−pm ®hy−d Oe
Ll−ae, −L−V ®gm−me j¡z O¡s Ah¢c Q¤m ¢e−u ¢Y−m p¡−m¡u¡l L¡¢jS f−l j¡b¡u
h¤−L Jse¡ ®fyQ¡−mez j¡'−L −c−M Bl j¡ h−m j−e qu e¡z je M¡l¡f L−l h¢m
    –HC…m¡ flR LÉ¡e j¡?
    j¡ h−me – n¡¢s Bl fla¡j e¡z n¡¢s ¢q¾c¤−N¡l ®f¡n¡Lz L¡−g−ll ®f¡n¡Lz
n¡¢s fl−m …e¡q qChz
    f£lh¡¢s ®b−L ®k g−a¡u¡C S¡¢l qu, j¡ j¡b¡ ®f−a hlZ L−lez j¡ i¤−m k¡e
a¡yl ®R¡V−hm¡l pC Ajm¡l Lb¡z i¤−m k¡e l−bl ®jm¡ ®b−L MC, ®Mme¡, Bl
f¤am¡ ®Le¡l ¢ce…−m¡, mrÈ£ f¤−S¡u plüa£−cl h¡¢s ¢N−u ¢jø¡æ M¡Ju¡, pM£−cl
q¡a d−l f¡s¡l f¤−S¡jäf ®cM¡z j¡ i¤−m k¡e j¡'−L e¡ S¡¢e−u HL¡ HL¡ B¢j
¢f−Wl Q¤m ®L−V O¡−s JW¡−m j¡ j−el T¡m ¢j¢V−u Bj¡−L ¢L¢m−u h−m¢R−me –
¢L p¤¾cl Q¤m…m¡ L¡CV¡ i§a h¡e¡CRpz al Q¤m B¢j −am f¡¢e ¢cu¡ L£ kaÁC e¡
Ll¢Rm¡j!
    −pC j¡, ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e hc−m ®N−mez M¡h¡l −V¢h−m h−p ph¡C M¡−µR, j¡
b¡m¡u M¡h¡l −h−s ®V¢hm ®R−s ®j−Tu h−p, eua ¢hR¡e¡u, q¡−a b¡m, M¡ez ®Le,
L£ hÉ¡f¡l? j¡ h−me – ®V¢hm ®Qu¡−l hCp¡ M¡Ju¡ q¡l¡jz Cý¢c e¡R¡l¡l¡ ®V¢hm
®Qu¡−l hCp¡ M¡uz

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    f¤−l¡ f¡s¡u c'¤¢aeOl j¤pmj¡e, h¡¢L ph ¢q¾c¤z h¡−l¡ j¡−p ®a−l¡ f¤−S¡ ®m−N
b¡−L f¡s¡uz ¢q¾c¤l¡ L¡−m¡ gVL ®f¢l−u h¡¢s Y¤−L ®hmf¡a¡ Q¡u, f¤−S¡u m¡N−h
h−mz qÉ¡y h−m ¢cC, Jl¡ N¡−R E−W ®hmf¡a¡ −f−s ®euz gV−Ll Jfl ®fy¢Q−u b¡L¡
j¡dh£ma¡ N¡R ®b−L g¤m ¢Ry−s ®euz f¡a¡l a−m ®LE ®LE c¤−V¡ ¢ae−V ®hmJ ®euz
¢eL, −hm Bj¡l hs AfR¾cz j¡ −h−ml nlha h¡¢e−u j¤−Ml L¡−R dl−m B¢j e¡L
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L¤Q−L q¡a p¢l−u ¢cC j¡'lz j¡ −hmf¡a¡ ¢e−a Bp¡ A−e−Ll p−‰ i¡hJ S¢j−u
®g−m¢R−me – ¢L ®N¡ ®j−u, ®a¡j¡l e¡j ¢L? ®L¡e h¡¢s−a b¡−L¡? h¡h¡ ¢L L−l?
i¡C ®h¡e LSe? ®pC j¡ f£lh¡¢s ®N−me Bl h¡¢sl d¡l¡ hc−m ®gm−mez −hmf¡a¡
¢e−a Bp¡ f¡s¡l ¢q¾c¤ −R−m−j−u−L c§lc§l L−l a¡¢s−u Bj¡−cl hm−me – f§S¡l
m¡CN¡ Bl ®hmf¡a¡ ¢c¢h e¡ L¡E−lz Jl¡ L¡−glz J−cl f§S¡u ¢LR¤ ¢c−m …e¡q
qChz
    B¢j je M¡l¡f L−l h¢m – J−c−l L¡−gl LJ LÉ¡e? B¢j ®a¡ ¢Q¢e J−cl,
Jl¡ i¡m j¡e¤o M¤hz
    j¡ ap¢hq Sf−a Sf−a h−me – k¡l¡ j¤pmj¡e e¡, a¡l¡ ph L¡−glz ¢q¾c¤
®h±Ü, ¢MËØV¡e phz
    j¡'l e¡N¡m ®b−L ¢e−S−L M¡¢eL c§−l ®l−M h¢m – dl, HLV¡ h¡µQ¡ BSL¡ S¾j
¢em, a¡l h¡h¡ j¡ ¢q¾c¤, eua ¢MËØV¡ez ®p h¡µQ¡l ®L¡eJ q¡a ¢Rm e¡ ®L¡e h¡h¡ j¡l
O−l ®p S¾j¡Chz ®p ®a¡j¡l ¢Lð¡ jp¢S−cl Cj¡−jl O−lJ S¾j¡C−a f¡laz
h¡µQ¡l ®a¡ ®L¡eJ ®c¡o e¡C. a¡−l h¡h¡ j¡ k¡ ¢nM¡C−R a¡C ¢nM−R, f§S¡ Ll−a,
L£aÑe N¡C−a, ¢NSÑ¡u k¡C−a, HC h¡µQ¡ ¢L ®c¡k−M k¡Ch e¡ ¢L ®h−qp−a!
   j¡'l ®W¡yV e−s, ap¢hq …e−Rez Bj¡l fÐ−nÀl ®L¡eJ Sh¡h −ce e¡z B¢j c¤'f¡
H¢N−u H−p Bh¡l h¢m – LJ j¡, ®c¡k−M e¡ ®h−qp−a?
   j¡ h−me – ®p k¢c j¤pmj¡e qu, Dj¡e B−e, a¡C−m ®h−qp−az a¡ e¡ qC−m
®c¡k−Mz
    – ®c¡k−M? a¡l ¢L ®c¡o? ®Q¡M pl¦ L−l ¢S−‘p L¢lz
    ®p −k S¾j¡C−R ¢hdjÑ£l O−l, j¡ ¢Q¢h−u ¢Q¢h−u h−me, JCV¡C a¡l ®c¡oz
    B¢j Hh¡l p¤−k¡N ®f−u de¤L Nm¡ ®b−L R¤y−s ¢cC n−ël a£l – Bõ¡q qJ e¡
LC−m ®L¡eJ ¢LR¤ qu e¡, a¤¢j ¢e−SC LJz Bõ¡u h¡µQ¡V¡−l qJu¡C−Re ¢hdj£Ñl
O−lz ®c¡o ®a¡ a¡C−m Bõ¡qlz S¡−e e¡ ®h¡−T e¡ h¡µQ¡−l ®c¡o ®cJu¡ ¢WL e¡z
   j¡'l ®k q¡−a ap¢hq ¢Rm, ®p q¡−aC Mf L−l d−l Bj¡−L HL TVL¡u L¡−R
H−e Q¤m j¤¢W d−l ®qyQL¡ V¡e m¡¢N−u h−me – Bõ¡q ¢eu¡ Lb¡ Lp! La hs p¡qp
al! L¡l L¡−R ¢nMRp HCph! Bl k¢c HL¢ce ö¢e Bõ¡q lp¤m ¢eu¡ h¡−S Lb¡
LC−a, a−l B¢j Nm¡ ¢VCf¡ j¡Cl¡ g¡m¡Cu¡jz B¢j S¾j ¢c¢R, al ja c¤oje−l
Bj¡l j¡Cl¡ ®gm¡l A¢dL¡l B−Rz Hje f¡f£−l j¡l−m Bj¡l BlJ pJu¡h qChz
    B¢j ¢WL h¤−T f¡C e¡ Bõ¡q lp¤−ml Lb¡ B¢j j¾c ¢L h−m¢Rz ®Lhm j¡'®L
®h¡T¡−a ®Q−u¢Rm¡j HL¢V ¢nöl ¢pÜ¡¿¹ −eJu¡l rja¡ ®eC ®L¡e O−l ®p S¾j
®e−h, ®L¡e djÑ ®p hlZ Ll−hz −k−qa¤ Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡C ¢pÜ¡¿¹¢V ®ee, c¡¢uaÅ¢V ay¡lz

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Bõ¡ql Jfl ®L¡eJlLj S¢Vm c¡¢uaÅ ¢c−a fR¾c L−le e¡ j¡z j¡'l AfR−¾cl
f¢lpl Ha â¦a h¡s−a b¡−L, ®k B¢j k¡ ¢LR¤C L¢l, j¡ h−me …e¡q Ll¢Rz
   ¢VEh−um ®b−L NÔ¡−p Sm i−l M¡¢µR, j¡ hm−me –M¡sCu¡ f¡¢e M¡p LÉ¡e?
M¡sCu¡ f¡¢e M¡C−m nua¡−el j¤a M¡Ju¡ quz
   −fn¡hM¡e¡ −b−L H−m q¡a fl£r¡ L−le ®iS¡ ¢L e¡, e¡ ®iS¡ b¡L−m – j¤Ca¡
f¡¢e mCRp? ¢q¾c¤l¡ j¤Ca¡ f¡¢e mu e¡z L¡−g−ll HLj¡œ ÙÛ¡e ®c¡kMz
   f¤−hl S¡e¡m¡ ®O−p q¡pe¤−qe¡ N¡R, p¡l¡l¡a g¤m g¤−V p¤N−å i−l b¡−L Olz
S¡e¡m¡l ¢c−L j¡b¡ −l−M kMeC öC, j¡ ®a−s B−pe –f¢ÕQj ¢c−L f¡ ¢cu¡ öCRp
LÉ¡? S¡ep e¡ f¢ÕQ−j L¡h¡ n¢lg? …e¡q qChz f¢ÕQ−j j¡b¡ ¢cu¡ nz
     Bj¡l aMe ¢c−Ll d¡lZ¡ q−u−R, f¡s¡l f¢ÕQj ¢c−L HL¢V j¢¾clJ B−R
S¡¢ez j¡'−L hm−m j¡ nua¡−el ®c¡pl h−m N¡m ®c−he, ¢f−W ¢LmJ qua ®c−he
d¤j¤l d¤j¤l, HC i−u f¡ p¢l−u l¡¢Mz −hQ¡l¡ f¡ c¤'M¡e¡ k¢cJ j‚¡l L¡h¡ n¢lg
®b−L q¡S¡l j¡Cm c§−l ¢Rm, j¡TM¡−e M¡m ¢hm f¡q¡s fhÑa, f¡uM¡e¡, ®fn¡hM¡e¡,
j¢¾cl ¢NSÑ¡ phC ¢Rmz
     B¢j k¤¢š² M¤y¤−S f¡C e¡ j¡'l d−jÑlz fÐnÀ L−l ®k j¡j¤¢m Ešl…−m¡ ®j−m, a¡
HlLj, Bõ¡q j¡¢V ¢c−u j¡e¤o h¡¢e−u−Re Bl B…e ¢c−u h¡¢e−u−Re ¢SÅez
q¡n−ll juc¡−e ¢hQ¡l q−h Cep¡e Hhw ¢S−elz ¢Se ®L¡b¡u B−R, B−R h¡a¡−p
h¡a¡−p, Bjl¡ ®cM−a f¡C e¡z Bõ¡q ®L¡b¡u B−Re, Bõ¡q q−µRe e§l,
Bõ¡q−LJ ®cM−a f¡Ju¡ k¡u e¡, Bõ¡q Jf−l b¡−Le, j¡−e BL¡−nl ®L¡b¡Jz
Bõ¡q ®kM¡−eC b¡L¤e ph ®cM−a f¡e, ph öe−a f¡ez
     Bh¡l n−hhl¡−al l¡−a l¦¢V ®pj¡C ®ly−d p¡l¡l¡a e¡j¡S fs¡l B−u¡Se L−l
j¡ h−me – BS Bõ¡q p¡a Bpj¡−el ¢e−Q e¡Cj¡ BC−Re, HCM¡e ®bCL¡ i¡m
LCl¡ ®cM−he c¤¢eu¡u L¡l¡ ¢L Lla¡−Rz
    gp L−l −h¢l−u k¡u j¤M ®b−L – j¡, p¡a Bpj¡−el Jfl ®bCL¡ ¢L Bõ¡q
i¡m ®cM−a f¡−le e¡ c¤¢eu¡l j¡e¤o−cl? i¡m LCl¡ ®cM−a qC−m ¢L ¢e−Q Bp−a
qu?
    j¡ cy¡−a cy¡a ¢f−o h−me – Ha fÐnÀ Ll−a qu e¡z Bõ¡q−L Aåi¡−h ¢hnÄ¡p
Ll¢hz Bõ¡q phÑn¢š²j¡ez Bõ¡q R¡s¡ ®L¡eJ j¡h¤c e¡Cz Bõ¡q Ng¤l¦l l¡¢qjz
Bõ¡q HL Hhw A¢àa£uz
    f£l B¢jl¦õ¡q−L B¢j ¢WL HC h¡LÉ…−m¡C hm−a ö−e¢Rz j¡'−L jue¡ f¡¢Ml
ja j−e quz e¡¢eh¡¢sl M¡yQ¡u h−p b¡L¡ jue¡ f¡¢M¢V h¡¢s−a −LE Y¤L−mC hma –
®jj¡e BC−R, M¡Je ®cJz l¦e¤M¡m¡ ¢n¢M−u¢R−me hm−az hÉp, ¢n−M Ah¢c jue¡
¢e−Sl h¤¢m i¤−m, ®Lhm a¡ BJs¡az
    f£lh¡¢s ®b−L j¡ k¡ ¢n−M B−pe, ®Lhm ®k BJs¡e a¡, a¡ eu, Bj¡l Jfl,
¢h−no L−l Bj¡lC Jfl, a¡l ¢hl¡jq£j QQÑ¡ Q−mz Bj¡−L pwœ²¡¢ja Ll−a j¡
j¢lu¡ q−u J−We, k¢cJ pju pju h−me – al¡ ¢e−Sl fb ¢e−S ®cMz Bj¡l
e¢Rqa Ll¡l B¢j Ll¢Rz q¡n−ll j¡−W Bõ¡q a−N¡−l ¢SN¡p Ll−he ®a¡j¡−c−l

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®LE ¢L S¡e¡C¢Rm Bj¡l Lb¡, aMe e¡ Ll−a f¡l¢h? Bp−m Bõ¡q lp¤−ml Lb¡
B¢j ®k h¢m, a¡ Bõ¡q Bj¡−l ¢cu¡ a−N¡−l hm¡Ca¡−Rez B¢j E¢Rm¡ j¡œz
   ®ia−ll O−l h−p j¡ Hhw h¡l¡¾c¡u h−p p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡cS£ Bj¡−L L−mj¡
¢n−M−u¢R−me, LaV¤L¤ a¡l j−e ®l−M¢R, j¡−T j¡−TC T¡m¡C L−le j¡, e¢Rqa
Ll¡l E¢Rm¡ q−u, ®hn ®j¡m¡−uj ü−l – L−mj¡ H °auhV¡ LJ ®a¡ j¡!
    B¢j gV¡gV h−m ¢cC – m¡ Cm¡q¡ Cõ¡mõ¡ý jq¡Çj¡c¤l l¡p¤m¤õ¡qz
    −no q−a e¡ q−aC j¡ Bh¡l – L−mj¡ n¡q¡c¡v?
    –Bnq¡c¤ Be m¡Cm¡q¡ Cõ¡õ¡ý Ju¡qc¡ý m¡ n¡¢lL¡m¡ý Ju¡ Bnq¡c¤ Bæ¡
jq¡Çj¡c¡e Bhc¤ý Ju¡ l¡p¤m¤ýz
    ¢e¢hÑL¡l, ®ke BJs¡¢µR g¤m f−s f¡a¡ e−s, ®k B¢j g¤mJ ¢Q¢e e¡, f¡a¡J e¡z
   j¡'l j¤−M q¡¢p ®g¡−Vz fÐp¡¢la ®W¡yV pwL¤¢Qa q−a j¡'l pju −eu¢e ®k¢ce
h−m¢Rm¡j – a¤¢j ®k hm Bõ¡q j¡¢V ¢cu¡ j¡e¤o h¡e¡C−R,
   j¡ öd−l ¢c−u¢R−me – h¡e¡C−R e¡ h¡e¡C−Rez
   –h¡e¡C−Re, a¡C−m Bj−N¡l nC−m j¡¢V LC! B−R Q¡js¡, Q¡js¡l a−m j¡wp,
j¡w−pl a−m q¡¢—!
    j¡ ay¡l L¡−m¡ ®W¡yV BlJ L¡−m¡ L−l B−ee Ly¤Q−L, −j¡m¡−uj ül ¢j¢m−u ¢N−u
T¡yS ®Lhm – Bõ¡ql j¡¢V ¢L i¡hRp ®kC ®pC j¡¢V! c¤¢eu¡l j¡¢V?
    nl¡g j¡j¡ fСuC N¡−ul Q¡js¡l Jfl e−Ml ByQs −L−V n¡c¡ c¡N L−l hm−ae
–HC®k ®cM j¡¢Vz Bõ¡q Bj−N¡−l j¡¢V ¢cu¡ h¡e¡C−Rz
    B¢j M¡¢eLV¡ c−j k¡C, q−h qua, Bõ¡ql j¡¢V ®k c¤¢eu¡l j¡¢Vl ja, Hl
®L¡eJ j¡−e ®eCz p¡a Bpj¡−el Jfl qua AeÉlLj j¡¢V f¡Ju¡ k¡uz Bj¡−L
N¡−m q¡a ¢c−u i¡h−a ®c−M j¡ h−me –Bõ¡ql L¤cl−al ®L¡eJ p£j¡ e¡Cz phl
Ll¢h Bõ¡ql L¡−Rz HC ®k dl X¡−hl j−dÉ, M¡¢eL ®b−j, E−W¡−e e¡l−Lm
N¡R…−m¡l ¢c−L ¢hqÆm-®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u Bh¡l öl¦ L−le – Bõ¡q ¢L p¤ü¡c¤ f¡¢e
¢c−Rez j¡e¤−ol n¢š² B−R X¡−hl j−dÉ f¡¢e ¢c−a? E−Ml Lb¡ dl, Bõ¡ql ¢L
L¤cla, m¡¢Xl j−dÉ nlha!
      j¡'l j¤‡ cª¢ø e¡l−Lm N¡R R¡¢s−u E−W¡−el BlJ N¡−Rl Jfl R¢s−u k¡uz
      – a¡lfl qCm ¢Nu¡ L¡yW¡m, ®Lj−e ®L¡u¡ ®L¡u¡ LCl¡ Bõ¡q hp¡Cu¡ ¢c−Re!
−L¡e j¡e¤−ol n¢š² B−R L¡yW¡m h¡e¡C−a! Bõ¡ql L¡−R phl Llz Ha gmgm¡¢¿¹
¢c−Re h¡¾c¡−cl M¡C−az
    X¡¢mj N¡−Rl Jfl ®Q¡M ®g−m – X¡¢m−jl Lb¡C dlz L£ LCl¡ c¡e¡…m¡l j−dÉ
Bõ¡q ¢Q¢e iCl¡ ¢c−Re! Bõ¡q R¡s¡ L¡l rja¡ B−R h¡e¡¢el!
   Bj¡−L L¡h¤ L−l ®g−m j¡'l hZÑe¡z L¡h¤ q−m j¡ ¢ÙÛl qez c¤'®Q¡−M jja¡ Ef−Q
J−Wz

   L¡−m¡ ®h¡lM¡u p¡l¡ nl£l ®Y−L j¡ lJe¡ q¢µR−me f£lh¡¢s−a, qW¡vC, j¡'l
HL f¡ kMe ¢py¢s−a, B−lL f¡ j¡−W, h¢m – j¡, −j−u−cl ®h¡lM¡ fl−a qu ®Le?

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    j¡ h−me, j¡'l ®Q¡−M p¤jÑ¡, j¡−Wl f¡'¢V−L ¢py¢s−a −gl E¢W−u – BhЦ lr¡
Ll¡l m¡CNÉ¡z Bõ¡q LC−Re ®j−u−cl nl£l ®ke h¡C−ll j¡e−o e¡ ®c−Mz ®cM−m
…e¡q qChz
    ¢py¢sl c¤'d¡f ®e−j H−p fÐnÀ L¢l – Bõ¡q ®R−m−cl ®h¡lM¡ fl−a Le e¡C
LÉ¡e? a¡−cl nl£m k¢c h¡C−ll j¡e−o ®c−M?
    j¡'l R¡ClP¡ ®Q¡Mc¤−V¡ Ee¤−el ja SÅ−m J−W – Bõ¡q k¡ B−cn Ll−Re a¡C
j¡e−a qChz ®R−m−cl ®h¡lM¡ fl¡l B−cn L−le e¡C, ®j−u−cl ®h¡lM¡ fl−a
LC−Rez j¤M h¤CS¡ j¡e−a qCh Bõ¡ql B−cnz fÐnÀ Ll−m …e¡q qChz
   …e¡q …e¡q …e¡qz ¢ae d¡f ¢f¢R−u c¡ys¡Cz X¡−e ¢gl−m …e¡qz h¡−j O¤l−m
…e¡qz fÐnÀ Ll−m …e¡qz …e¡q Ll−m Bõ¡q ®c¡k−M R¤ys−hez −c¡k−M p¡−f
L¡js¡−h, ¢hµR¤ L¡js¡−hz p¡f ¢hµR¤−L Bj¡l i£oZ iuz ¢L¿¹¤ J¢c−L ®k Cú¤−m
A−ˆl j¡ØV¡l Aˆ HL¢V ®h¡−XÑ ¢m−MC h−me ®L¡eJ fÐnÀ b¡L−m Llz fÐnÀ ®k L−l
e¡, ®p Aˆ ®h¡−T e¡z
    k¡‚¤j N¡−Rl gm M¡Ju¡−he Bõ¡q, ®p HL iuwLl ¢S¢ep, −M−m ®f−Vl
e¡¢si¤¢s EN−m B−pz e¡e¡l j¤−M k¡‚¤j N¡−Rl e¡j B¢j fÐbj ö¢ez
   J e¡e¡ k¡‚¤j N¡R ¢L lLj ®cM−a!
   M¡¢m L¡yV¡! L¡yV¡l Ef−l L¡yV¡! e¡e¡ N¡ T¡yL¤¢e ®ce i−uz
   g¢Zjep¡l ja! pñhaz
    Bj¡l j−e qa e¡e¡ ®h¡dqu S£h−e HLh¡l q−mJ ®M−u ®c−M−Re k¡‚¤j gmz
¢a¢e Bl ¢àa£uh¡l Hl d¡−l L¡−R ®k−a Q¡e e¡, Hje ¢hü¡cz
    qSÅ ®b−L ¢g−l H−p Ah¢c Bl ®c¡k−Ml eu, ®h−qp−al M¡h¡−ll hZÑe¡ ¢c−a
öl¦ L−l−Re e¡e¡z ®Q¡M h¤−S, ®ke ay¡l p¡j−e ®h−qpal M¡e¡ p¡S¡−e¡, j¤−M ¢pÈa
q¡¢p, h−me Bq¡ ®h−qp−a Hje M¡e¡, HLh¡l M¡C−m ®YL HLV¡ BCh ®a¡
®jpL¡ðlz −c−M j−e qu ®h−qp−al p¤ü¡c§ M¡e¡ M¡h¡l ®m¡−i e¡e¡ f¡yQ Ju¡š²
e¡j¡S f−le, M¡h¡−ll fl p¤Nå£ ®YyL¤l¢Vl SeÉJz e¡e¡ ®k¢ce qSÅ ®b−L ¢gl−me,
ay¡−L ¢O−l −N¡m q−u h−p¢Rm h¡¢sl ph¡C, ®ke e¡e¡ ¢g−l−Re üuw Bõ¡ql p−‰
®j¡m¡L¡a L−lz e¡e¡ LMeJ ®Ly−c LMeJ ®q−p hm¢R−me ¢L L−l ¢a¢e L¡h¡l
Q¡l¢c−L O¤−l−Re, qk−l BpJu¡c e¡−jl L¡−m¡ f¡b−l Q¤j¤ ®M−u−Re, ®m¡−Ll f¡f
                                            y
ö−o ¢e−u f¡bl¢V L¡−m¡ hZÑ q−u ®N−R, S¤−a¡ R¤−s ®j−l−Re f¡q¡−s, j¡b¡ eÉ¡s¡
L−l−Re, ®pm¡C R¡s¡ L¡fs f−l−Rez qkl−al lJS¡ ®j¡h¡lL ¢Su¡la L−l−Rez
    e¡e¡−L ®cM−a fs¢nl¡J ¢is L−l¢Rm, fs¢n−cl jdÉ ®b−L p¤−mM¡l j¡
hm−me – Bq¡ HLh¡l q−SÅ ®N−m j¡e−ol ph …e¡q j¡f qCu¡ k¡uz Bf−el
Lf¡m i¡mz
    B¢j f¡ R¢s−u ®j−Tu hp¡ f¤yQ−L, hs−cl Lb¡l j−dÉ e¡L N¢m−u h¢m – k¡l¡
M¡l¡f L¡S L−l, j¡e¤o M¤e L−l, −k f¤¢mn…m¡ ¢j¾V¤−l j¡Cl¡ ®gm−R …¢m LCl¡,
ph¡l …e¡q j¡f LCl¡ ®ce Bõ¡q?
    e¡e¡ f¤yQ−Ll fÐ−nÀl Eš−l h−me – qz ph …e¡qz

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   j¡ hm−ae …e¡q A−eL lLjz L¢hl¡ …e¡q ph−Q−u M¡l¡fz HC …e¡ql ®L¡eJ
j¡f e¡Cz
   – L¢hl¡ N¤e¡J? ¢S−‘p L¢l
     e¡e¡ Hh¡l Bl f¤yQ−L−L Ešl ®ce e¡z e¡e¡−L ¢O−l b¡L¡ hªš ®b−L E−W
fy¤Q−Ll h¡ý d−l ®V−e Lmf¡−s ¢e−u AM¤¢n j¡ g¤mh¡q¡¢l h¡m¢a−a f¡¢e iCl¡
l¡M−R Lqe, …pm Ll, h−mez
     h¡m¢a ®b−L ®m¡V¡ i−l W¡ä¡ ¢VEh−u−ml f¡¢e j¡b¡u Y¡m−a b¡¢L, HM¡−e
c¡y¢s−uC h¡¢sl −R−m h¤−s¡ e¡¢al ®N¡pm p¡l−a quz e¡¢e Bl ay¡l X¡Pl ®j−ul¡
L−le −N¡pmM¡e¡u, J¢V Bh¡l ®fn¡hM¡e¡Jz j¡b¡l Jfl ®M¡m¡, p¡−s ¢aeM¡e¡
®cu¡m, BdM¡e¡u fcÑ¡ T¤¢m−u ®cJu¡z Bj¡−cl E−W¡−el HL ¢Le¡−lJ HlLj
HL¢V j¡b¡ ®M¡m¡ clS¡ glS¡ ®eC ®N¡pm−fn¡hM¡e¡ B−R, j¤−al qm¤c c¡N f−s
®N−R ®j−Tuz ¢VEh−um e¡¢el E−W¡−e h−m HM¡−eC Bjl¡ ®N¡pm p¡¢lz h¡h¡ AhnÉ
c¡N fs¡ ®N¡pmM¡e¡u p¡−lez M¤h ®i¡−l g¤mh¡q¡¢l h¡m¢a i−l ¢c−u B−p f¡¢ez
−h¢n¢ce qu¢e e¡¢el E−W¡−e ¢VEh−um h−p−R, B−N L¡fs −d¡u¡l, ®N¡pm Ll¡l
Hje¢L M¡Ju¡l f¡¢eJ L¤−u¡ ®b−L −eJu¡ qaz l¡Ù¹¡u plL¡¢l Lm hp−m −pC Lm
®b−L L¡−Sl ®h¢V f¡¢W−u Lm¢p i−l M¡Ju¡l f¡¢e ¢e−u Bp¡ qaz j¡ kMe ®R¡V,
M¡Ju¡ qa f¤L¤−ll f¡¢e, f¤L¤−l aMe −N¡pm Ll¡, L¡fs ®d¡u¡ ¢Rm ¢e−odz j¡'l
Bj−ml Bl Bj¡l Bj−ml ¢c−el j−dÉ ¢hÙ¹l ag¡v, j−e j−e i¡¢hz Lmf¡−l h−p
®N¡pm Ll−a Ll−a, N¡−u Nå-p¡h¡e j¡M−a j¡M−a p¡h¡−el N−ål ®Q−u e¡−L
m¡−N L¡yW¡−ml Nåz e¡¢el N¡−R L¡yW¡m f¡L−R Nl−jz L¡W¡y−ml N−å Bj¡l Nm¡l
®ia−l p¤lp¤l L−l Q−m k¡u ¢f¢µRm ¢LR¤z fÐbj Ly¡W¡m ®M−a ¢N−u Nm¡u Bj¡l
BV−L ¢N−u¢Rm lp¡−m¡ ®L¡u¡, Ju¡L L−l Bd ®Nm¡ −L¡u¡ ¢g¢l−u H−e¢Rm¡jz
Hlfl ®b−L j¡ L¡yW¡m ¢Q−f lp h¡¢e−u c¤d j¤¢sl p−‰ ®M−a ®ce, J−a Nm¡u
BVL¡u e¡ ¢WL, ¢L¾a¤ Nå pu e¡ Bj¡lz j¡ h−me, HL q¡−a e¡L ¢QCf¡ dl,
B−lL q¡−a M¡z ö−e q¡¢p, H ¢WL M¡V¡ f¡uM¡e¡u q¡N¡l ja, Q¡¢l−a … f−s, …Hl
Nå ®WL¡−a HL q¡−a e¡L −Q−f l¡M−a quz
     N¡−u p¡h¡e j¡M−a j¡M−a E−W¡−e h−p ¢Si ®hl L−l q¡yf¡−a b¡L¡ L¤L¤l¢V−L
h¢m – HC L¤š¡, L¡Xm Bl …Hl lPJ a HLlLj, p¢aÉ e¡?
     L¤L¤−ll m¡m ¢SiM¡e¡ ®h¢l−uC b¡−L, Ešl ®eCz HC L¤L¤l¢Vl hs c¤e¡Ñj
f¡s¡uz f¡LO−l Y¤−L f¡¢a−m j¤M ®cu, j¡wp j¤−M ¢e−u −mS a¤−m −cu ®c±sz
f¡s¡l ®R−ml¡ H−L ®cM−mC ¢Ym ®R¡y−sz
     p¡h¡e ®j−M −m¡V¡ i−l f¡¢e ¢e−u N¡−u Y¡¢m, Bl L¤Ll¢V−L h¢m – q−SÅ
k¡C¢h? al p¡a M¤e j¡f qChz L¢hl¡ …e¡Jz
    L¤L¤−ll N¡−u Bj¡l ®N¡p−ml f¡¢e ¢RV−L f−s, −p ®L¡eJlLj −OE−OEH e¡
¢N−u i¡mj¡e¤−ol ja N¡ ®T−s Q−m k¡uz O−l aMe e¡e¡ j‚¡ ®b−L Be¡ SjS−jl
f¡¢e ¢c−µRe ®M−a hª−šl fÐ−aÉL−Lz e¡¢e −c±−s ®N−Re f¡LO−l ¢QaC ¢fW¡
h¡e¡−az e¡e¡ ¢QaC ¢fW¡ ®M−a hs i¡mh¡−pez

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    −k j¡−p e¡e¡ j‚¡ ®b−L ¢gl−me, ®p j¡−pC hsj¡j¡ ®N−me ¢h−cn,
E−s¡S¡q¡−S L−l, Ll¡¢Qz Ll¡¢Q ®b−L g−V¡ f¡¢W−u−Re ®O¡s¡u Qs¡, j¡b¡u qÉ¡V,
N¡−u p¤ÉVz e¡¢e R¢h¢V h¡y¢d−u, V¡¢P−u ®l−M−Re O−l, h¡−ynl hÉ¡w−Ll f¡−nz ¢h−c−n
b¡L¡ ®R−ml g−V¡ ®cM−aJ fs¢nl¡ H h¡¢s B−pez p¤−mM¡l j¡ e¡¢el f¡−el h¡V¡
−b−L f¡e h¡¢e−u j¤−M f¤−l, HL ¢Qj¢V n¡c¡ f¡a¡ Bl BP¤−m Q¤e a¤−m ¢S−i
m¡¢N−u, E−W¡−e ¢fQ L−l fÐbj ¢fQ¢L ®g−m H−p H¢cL J¢cL ®c−M, O−l kMe
®LE ®eC, h−m−Re e¡¢el L¡−el L¡−R j¤M ¢e−u, ®O¡jV¡M¡e¡ j¡b¡u ®V−e ¢c−u
BlJ, X¡e q¡−al h¡¢L ph BP¤−m Q¤−el BP¤m R¡s¡, ®p¢V M¡s¡ – ¢p¢Ÿ−L ö¢e
Lj¤¢eØV qC−Rz ¢h−c−nl Q¡L¢lX¡J Lj¤¢e¢ØVlz

     f£lh¡¢s−a ¢eu¢ja k¡Ju¡ öl¦ Ll¡l B−N j¡ ®c¡k−Ml p¡f ¢hµR¤l Lb¡ Ha
hm−ae e¡z e¡j¡SJ â¦a p¡l−ae, h¡¢s−a h¡h¡l −gl¡l, c¡c¡l-®R¡Vc¡l Bp¡l,
f¡LO−l ¢Q−ej¡¢Vl b¡m i¡P¡l në q−mJ j¡ e¡j¡−Sl glS f−s p¤æa Bl
fs−ae e¡, S¡ue¡j¡S …¢V−u E−W fs−aez Bl HMe h¡¢s−a a¤g¡e h−u ®N−mJ
j¡ dÉ¡−e h−p b¡−Le, p¤æa e¡ fs−mJ Q−m ¢L¿º j¡'l fs¡ Q¡Cz ®j¡e¡S¡a aarZ
Ll¡ Q¡C, karZ e¡ j¡'l j−e qu ¢a¢e fСZ je ph ®Y−m ¢c−a ®f−l−Re, Hhw BÙÛ¡
qu ®k Bõ¡q ay¡l ®j¡e¡S¡a Lh¤m Ll−he, p¡f ¢hµR¤l L¡js ®b−L h¡yQ¡−hez p¡f
¢hµR¤l hÉ¡f¡l¢V Bj¡l j¡b¡u ¢Lm¢hm L−l, ®c¡kM j¡−e q−µR ¢hn¡m HL NaÑ, N−aÑ
B…e SÅm−R, p¡f ¢hµR¤ L¡js¡−µR j¡e¤o−cl, Bl Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ n¡c¡ j¤M, n¡c¡
c¡¢s, n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ f¡”¡¢h V¤¢f f−l R¢s q¡−a c¡y¢s−u ®cM−Re Jfl ®b−L Bl
M¤¢n−a q¡ q¡ L−l q¡p−Re, ¢p−ej¡l M¡l¡f ®m¡L−cl jaz Hl j−dÉ Bj¡l Bh¡l
L¤yQ hlZ LeÉ¡, ®hým¡, l©fh¡e ¢p−ej¡…−m¡ ®cM¡ q−u−Rz j¡ p−‰ L−l ¢e−u ®N−Re
L'¢cez Cú¤m ®b−L ®c¢M−u−R cnÑe Bl L¡h¤¢mJu¡m¡z ¢p−ej¡u M¡l¡f ®m¡−Ll¡
j¡e¤o−L Lø ¢c−u Bl¡j f¡u, ®c−M¢Rz j¡'−L p¡qp qu e¡ hm−a ®k Bõ¡q ¢eÕQu
M¡l¡f ®m¡L, e¡ q−m j¡e¤o−L Lø ®cJu¡l Lb¡ Ha h−me ®Le! a−h BP¤−m a¤¢s
h¡¢S−u h¢m – ®c¡k−M k¢c JT¡l¡ k¡u, a¡C−m a ph p¡f…m¡−l hn LCl¡ g¡m¡Chz
p¡f ®Mm¡ ®cM e¡C? JT¡ k¡ Lu, p¡f a¡C ®n¡−e!
    B¢j H pju h¡wm¡ Cw−l¢S ¢h‘¡e fs¡, fl£r¡u i¡m eðl ®f−u ala¢l−u
LÓ¡p ¢X−P¡®e¡, c¡c¡−cl h¡¢m−nl a−m l¡M¡ hs−cl N−Òfl hCJ ®N¡NË¡−p f−s ®gm¡
®j−uz j¡ e¡j¡S fs−a B−cn Ll−m, Lmf¡−s h−p Ak¤ L−l, L¡f−s j¡b¡ ®Y−L,
j¡b¡ ®qyV L−l c¡y¢s−u, q¡yV¤ ®i−P, h−p, ¢hs¢hs L−l k¡ hm−a qu Bl¢h i¡o¡u,
®k−qa¤ a¡l AbÑ LMeJ h¤¢T¢e, j¡'−L h¢m – Cú¤−m j¡ØV¡ll¡ h−m e¡ h¤CT¡ ®L¡eJ
¢LR¤C j¤MÙ¹ Ll−a e¡C, N¡d¡ R¡œ£l¡ j¤MÙ¹¢hcÉ¡ BJs¡u, Bl i¡m R¡œ£l¡ h¤CT¡
f−s, fCs¡ ¢e−Sl i¡o¡u ®m−Mz dl, Bl¢h−a e¡ fCs¡ h¡wm¡u e¡j¡S fs−m
Ap¤¢hd¡ ¢L, Bõ¡q ¢L h¡wm¡i¡o¡ S¡−e e¡?



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   j¡ g¤−p E−W h−me – Ha Lb¡ LC¢h e¡z a¤C Bj¡−l B−l SÅ¡m¡Cp e¡z La
        y
Bn¡ ¢Rm ®j−u HLV¡ f¢hœ ¢c−e S¾j¡C−R, ®j−u e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡ Llhz Dj¡ec¡l
qChz
     j¡ H¢s−u k¡e fÐnÀz
     ¢a¢e AåL¡l HLm¡ O−l Bõ¡ý Bõ¡ý h−m X¡−e h¡−u j¡b¡ T¡y¢L−u ¢S¢Ll
Ll−a e¡j−Re Cc¡e£wz ül Be−a qu Lmh ®b−L, Nm¡l ü−l Qm−h e¡z O¾V¡
®f¢l−u k¡−h, Bõ¡ý b¡j−h e¡z Bõ¡ý Qm−hCz Bõ¡ý Bõ¡ýz p¡l¡ Ol ®Ly−f
EW−h n−ëz O−ll ®hs¡m i−ul ®Q¡−V HL ®c±−s f¡¢yQ−ml Jfl ¢N−u h−p b¡L−hz
®pC Aá¤a n−ë ®f¡o¡ L¤L¤l ®OE ®OE lh a¤m−hz j¡ ah¤ b¡j−he e¡, L¡lZ ¢S¢Ll
ky¡l¡ L−le, ay¡−cl L¡yd ®b−L f¡M¡ NS¡u, ay¡l¡ HC SNa ®b−L E−s B−lL SN−a
®f±y−R k¡e, ®p SN−a ®Lhm HL Bõ¡q B−Re, Bl B−Re ¢S¢LlAm¡, p¡a
Bpj¡−el Jflz Bõ¡q a¡yl ¢S¢L¢l h¡¾c¡l ¢Qh¤L EyQ¤ L−l d−l −W¡y−V N¡t Q¤j¤ M¡e,
                           §
®c−M h¡¾c¡ j¤RÑ¡ k¡e j¤q−aÑz Bõ¡q−L ®cM−a B¢jl¦õ¡ql ja m¡−N, LMeJ
−R¡V−hm¡l S¡u¢Nl j¡ØV¡−ll ja, LMeJ h¡ mð¡ BmM¡õ¡ fl¡ p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡c¢Sl
jaz j¡ j¡b¡ T¡yL¡e −S¡−l, e¡ Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ eJjq−ml q¤S¤l h¡ A−ˆl j¡ØV¡l h¡
p¤ma¡e JÙ¹¡c¢Sl ja qJu¡l Lb¡ eu, Bõ¡ql ®L¡eJ BL¡l b¡L−a ®eC, Bõ¡q
¢el¡L¡lz Bõ¡q BL¡l q−u ka ®cM¡ ®ce, ¢a¢e aa j¡b¡ T¡y¢L−u j−el i§a
a¡s¡ez ®hs¡m h−pC b¡−L f¡y¢Q−ml Jflz
     h¡h¡, j¡'l ¢S¢Ll Ll¡l pj−u, HL ¢h−L−m Apj−u h¡¢s ¢g−l, H¢cL J¢cL
        y
Evp M¤S−a M¤yS−a n−ël, på¡e f¡ez
     −k h¡h¡ Bj¡l O−l H−p R¡œ¡Z¡j AdÉuew af, pwúªa ®nÔ¡L e¡ BJ−s ay¡l
h¡Z£ öl¦ L−le e¡, ¢a¢e ®p¢ce h−me, HL q¡a ®L¡j−l, B−lL q¡a fÉ¡−¾Vl
f−L−V – al j¡ ¢L f¡Nm qCu¡ ®Nm e¡¢L! HCph ¢L L−l?
     B¢j lh£¾cÐe¡−bl X¡LOl hC¢V i¤−N¡m hC ®j−m Bs¡m L−l, ®Q¡M ®l−M
h−‰¡fp¡N−l, h¢m – j¡ ¢S¢Ll Lla¡−Rz
     – −h−qp−al SeÉ j¡e¤oV¡ ®hýyn qCu¡ ®N−Rz pj¡S pwp¡l g¡m¡Cu¡ Bõ¡q−l
X¡L−m ®L LC−R Bõ¡q M¤¢n qu? L¢h hCm¡ −N−Re ®L¡b¡u üNÑ ®L¡b¡u elL, ®L
h−m a¡ hýc§l, j¡e¤−ol j¡−T üNÑ elL, j¡e¤−o−a p§l¡p¤lz
    h¡h¡ Bj¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−ml ¢c−L c¤'f¡ H¢N−u B−pez Jf−ll hCM¡e¡ c¤q¡−a
®Q−f l¡¢M ®ke Bh¡l a−ml¢V −L¡eJ g¡yL −g¡Ll ¢c−u h¡h¡l ®Q¡−M e¡ f−sz
    –®mM¡fs¡ je ¢cu¡ Llz S£h−el HCV¡C pðmz −a¡j¡l pðm a¤¢j Bj¡−l ¢cu¡
¢ch¡ e¡, ®a¡j¡lC b¡L−hz B¢j Lø L−l ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¢R, Cú¤m ®bCL¡ ¢gCl¡ Nl¦
Qs¡C−a qCa Bj¡l, l¡−œ L¤¢f SÅ¡m¡Cu¡ ®mM¡fs¡ L−l LÓ¡−p g¡ØVÑ qCa¡jz
®a¡j¡−cl ®ke ®L¡eJ Lø e¡ qu, −pC hÉhÙÛ¡ B¢j L−l ¢c¢Rz je ¢cu¡ ®mM¡fs¡
Ll, ®ke g¡ØVÑ qJz hCHl fÐbj f¡a¡ ®bCL¡ ®no f¡a¡ fkÑ¿¹ ®W¡yVÙÛ LCl¡ g¡m¡Jz
      h¡h¡l h¡Z£l −L¡eJ Ešl ®eC, e£lha¡ R¡s¡z


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     j¡ ¢S¢Ll −no L−l ®h¢l−u B−pe AåL¡l ®b−L B−m¡uz j¡'l ®g¡m¡ ®Q¡M,
−iy¡a¡ e¡L, L¡−m¡ ®W¡yV, q¡s −h−l¡−e¡ N¡m aª¢ç−a q¡−pz
     h¡h¡l Q−m k¡Ju¡l në ®f−u Jf−ll i¤−N¡m−L a−m f¡¢W−u a−ml¢V−L Jf−l
¢e−u B¢pz f¡WÉ hCHl h¡C−ll ®L¡eJ hC fs−m j¡J djL¡−ae B−Nz ®p¢ce
¢g−lJ a¡L¡−me e¡ B¢j f¡WÉ ¢L Af¡WÉ fs¢Rz j¡'l L¡−R c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ph ¢hcÉ¡C
Af¡WÉz
     j¡ q¡¢p j¤−M ¢e−u AfÐLª¢a−ÙÛl ja ®qy−V k¡e E−W¡−el ®N¡m¡f N¡−Rl L¡−R,
®N¡m¡−f q¡a h¤−m¡ez X¡−ml L¡yV¡ q¡−a ®g¡y−V j¡'l, g¤yV¤L, L¡yV¡ ®q¢l r¡¿¹ ®Le
Ljm h¤−m¡−a! q¡a h¤−m¡−a h¤−m¡−a j¡'l j¤−Ml q¡¢p −h−s L¡−el m¢a Ah¢c
®f±y−R¡u, c¤'N¡−ml q¡−sl Jfl p¤f¤¢ll ja −N¡m q−u Sj¡ j¡wpz hC ®b−L ®Q¡M
a¤m−mC ®M¡m¡ clS¡, clS¡l Jf¡−n R¢œn lLj g¤m g−m R¡Ju¡ E−W¡e, ®pC
E−W¡−e j¡ Bl f¡y¢Qm ®b−L ®e−j Bp¡ ®hs¡m, N¡−m j¡'l p¤f¤¢l q¡¢pz Ni£l
Al−ZÉ d¡hj¡e q¢l−Zl c¤É¢al ja j¡'l q¡¢p¢V Bj¡−L ®V−e ®eu −N¡m¡f N¡−Rl
L¡−Rz
     – ¢L j¡, g¤−m q¡a h¤m¡J ®Le!
     Bj¡l fÐnÀ ®no q−a e¡ q−aC j¡ h−me – Bõ¡q ¢L p¤¾cl m¡m lw ¢c−Re
g¤−ml, f¡f¢s…m¡ ¢L f¡am¡ ¢L elj, fl−a fl−a f¡f¢s hp¡−e¡, HL j¡−fl,
L¤−e¡ R¤−V¡ hs e¡Cz L£ p¤¾cl Nå, ®L¡eJ j¡e¤−ol rja¡ B−R Hje HLV¡ g¤m
h¡e¡−e¡l! Bõ¡ql ®k La c¡e!
   j¡ Ha ¢h−i¡l q−u b¡−Le g¤−ml ®p±¾c−kÑ ®ke S£h−e fÐbj ¢a¢e ®L¡eJ g¤m
®cM−Re, g¤−ml Nå öyL−Rez ®ke fÐbj BS ®S−e−Re ®k Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l pª¢ø HC
Bpj¡e J S¢j−el k¡ ¢LR¤, phz j¡ h−me – HLV¡ g¤−ml ®b−L B−lL g¤m ¢iæ,
ÚHLV¡ g¤−ml ®b−L B−lL g¤−ml p¤h¡p ¢iæz f¡a¡…m¡ q−lL lLj q−lL N¡−Rz
HLV¡ ®b−L B−lLV¡ g−ml ü¡c ¢iæz L£ Ap£j rja¡ Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡lz
    g¤m ®b−L ®Q¡M a¤−m j¡ Bj¡l ®Q¡−M a¡L¡e ¢L¿º Bp−m Bj¡−L ¢a¢e ®c−Me
e¡, ®c−Me j¤−Ml ®X±−m pª¢øLaÑ¡l rja¡z j¤M ®b−L ®Q¡M k¡u BL¡−n, ®pM¡−eJ
rja¡, j¡'l j¤−M ¢j¢ø q¡¢p, j¡ SNa pwp¡−ll A−eL E−dÑz
    p−å q−µR, j¡ HMe O−l k¡−he, Bu¡a¤m L¤l¢n f−s g¤y ®c−he Ol…−m¡u, H−a
h¡m¡ j¤¢pha c§l q−hz ¢L¿º h¡m¡ j¤¢pha Bp−m c§l q−h e¡z L¡lZ BL¡−n L¤ä¤¢m
f¡L¡−µR L¡−m¡ ®jOz …s¤j …s¤j n−ë HL ®jO B−lL ®jO−L …y−a¡−µRz O¤¢ZÑTs
öl¦ q−u k¡−h ¢LR¤ S¡e¡e e¡ ¢c−u, R¤−V k¡Ju¡ ¢L−n¡l£l Q¤−ml ja Es−h e¡l−Lm
N¡−Rl f¡a¡z S¡j N¡−Rl X¡m ®i−P fs−h −fu¡l¡ N¡−R, ®fu¡l¡ N¡−Rl X¡m mV−L
b¡L−h Bj N¡−Rz B−jl j¤L¤m T¤lT¤l L−l T−l fs−h E−W¡−ez T−s L¡lJ h¡¢sl
¢V−el Q¡m E−s H−p fs−h Bj¡−cl L¡W¡m N¡−Rl j¡b¡uz ®nLs Ef−s b¤h−s
f−s b¡L−h Bj¡−cl Ba¡ N¡R, L¡yW¡¢m Q¡f¡l N¡Rz j¡ aMe Bõ¡ql clh¡−l
¢QvL¡l Ll−he Bõ¡q ®N¡ HC Ts b¡j¡Jz ¢S¢Ll Ll¡, f¡yQ Ju¡š² e¡j¡S fs¡ j¡,
®l¡S¡ Ll¡, ®L¡l¡e fs¡ j¡, O¡s Ah¢c Q¤m L¡V¡, eh£¢Sl ¢h¢h−cl L¡uc¡u ®f¡n¡L

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fl¡, ®h−qp−al ¢V¢LV fСu q¡−a f¡Ju¡ j¡'l L¡æ¡ HL BL¡n ®b−L c¤C BL¡−n
J−W, hs−S¡l ¢ae ¢L Q¡l BL¡−n, p¡a BL¡−n JW¡l B−NC j¡'l L¡æ¡ df¡n
L−l fs−h ¢e−Q, fs¢h fs T−sl O¡−sz clS¡ S¡em¡ −py−V, X¡m i¡P¡ Q¡m i¡P¡
fСu c¡m¡e i¡P¡ n−ë L¡al q−u B¢j, Cu¡p¢je, j¢Z j¡'−L ¢O−l b¡Lh, j¡
JflAm¡l p−‰ ®k¡N¡−k¡N L−l ¢LR¤ HLV¡ hÉhÙÛ¡ Ll−he h−mz j¡ pn−ë BJs¡−a
b¡L−he – Ju¡ LÅ£m¡ Cu¡ Blc¤hm¡u£ j¡B¢L Ju¡ Cu¡p¡j¡E BLÅ¢mu£ Ju¡ N£c¡m
j¡E Ju¡ LÅ¢cBm Bjl¦ Ju¡pa¡Ju¡a Bm¡m S¤¢c¢uÉ Ju¡ LÅ£m¡ h¤c¡¢õm L¡J¢jS
S¡¢mj£ez
    j¡, qW¡v, A¿¹a Bj¡−L, a¡‹h L−l ¢c−u hm−he – al h¡h¡ e¡ S¡¢e LC,
®e¡j¡eL¡j¡m e¡ S¡¢e LC!
  j¡'−L Bh¡l −pC B−Nl j¡ h−m j−e q−hz ü¡j£ ®R−m−j−ul SeÉ Eam¡,
BL¤mz ®ke T−s jQ−L ®N−R j¡'l Apwp¡¢l Q¢lœz
  Lf¡m W¤−L ®j−Tu, ®ke p¡ø¡−‰ fÐZ¡j Ll−Re j¡ L¡¢m−L, hm−he – Jl¡
®kCM¡−eC b¡L, J−c−l h¡yQ¡J Bõ¡qz
    Ts b¡j−h BlJ f−s, Bj¡l je hm−h H Ts b¡j¡−a j¡'l h¡ Bõ¡q a¡u¡m¡l
®L¡eJ q¡a ¢Rm e¡z Bj¡l je ®Le H Lb¡ hm−h, B¢j a¡l h¤Th e¡ ¢LR¤z B¢j
q¡as¡h M¤yS−a j−el nl£l, M¤y−S f¡h e¡z
    ¢L¿º L¡m ¯hn¡¢M ®N−m, ¯SÉù ®N−m, Bo¡t, nСhZ ®N−m, ®f±o j¡O g¡Ò…e
®N−m f¡h, °Q−œ ¢N−uz °Q−œ ¢N−u j¡'l Bmj¡¢l−a f¡h Ae¤h¡c ®L¡l¡−elz fshz
L¡lZ Bj¡l S¡e¡l C−µR ¢Rm k¡ f¢s a¡l j¡−e, p¤l¡ g¡¢aq¡, p¤l¡ ¢ep¡, m¡q¡h,
HMm¡−pl j¡−ez Bl¢hl a−m h¡wm¡, j¤−M¡−nl a−m j¤Mz

                                                        ¤     ¤
     L¡W g¡V¡ ®l¡c h¡C−lz p¡l¡ f¡s¡ ¢T−j¡®µR ¢eT¤j c¤f−ll q¡yV−a j¡b¡ ®l−Mz f¡
R¢s−u l−LV O¤−j¡−µR h¡l¡¾c¡uz N¡R…−m¡J ¢T−j¡−µR q¡a f¡ Ahn −g−m ®l−Mz j¢Z
R¡−cl ¢py¢s−a ®hmN¡−Rl R¡u¡u ö−u O¤−j¡−µR, h¡m¢al ®iS¡ L¡fs h¡m¢a−a f−s
B−R, R¡−cl c¢s−a e¡s¡ qu¢e HMeJz Bj¡l HL q¡−a ®aya−ml …¢m, ¢S−i ¤
Q¡V¢R, B−lL q¡−a −L¡l¡−el alSj¡z fs−a fs−a Bj¡l N¡−ul lš² ¢qj q−u
B−p, Q¡y−cl ¢eSü B−m¡ B−R! fª¢bh£ ¢ÙÛl q−u B−R, f¡q¡s…−m¡ fª¢bh£−L
¢Lm−Ll ja BV−L ®l−M−R, a¡C fª¢bh£ ®L¡b¡J ®q−m fs−R e¡z B¢j HLh¡l
c¤'h¡l ¢aeh¡l f¢sz O¤¢l−u ¢g¢l−u f¢sz X¡e L¡−a h¡j L¡−a j¡b¡ ®l−M f¢sz
¢L¿º, fª¢bh£ ®a¡ ¢ÙÛl ®eC, fª¢bh£ O¤l−R p§−kÑl Q¡l¢c−Lz
     −L¡l¡−e a¡q−m i¤m ®mM¡! e¡¢L Cú¤−ml hC−u k¡ ®mM¡, a¡ i¤mz
     B¢j d−¾c f¢sz
     j¡dÉ¡LoÑZ n¢š² h−m ¢LR¤ ®eC a¡q−m! f¡q¡−sl L¡l−Z ¢L fª¢bh£ ®q−m fs−R
e¡ X¡−e h¡−j! ¢L¿º ¢h‘¡e hC−u f−s¢R fª¢bh£ Q¢în O¾V¡u HLh¡l ¢e−Sl
Lrf−b ®O¡−lz fª¢bh£ ®a¡ ®qm−RC a−h!
     −L paÉ! ¢h‘¡e e¡ ®L¡l¡e?

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    q¡−al ®aya¤m q¡−aC b¡−Lz B¢j b q−u h−p b¡¢L −j−Tu f¡ R¢s−u, q¡yV¤l
Jfl ®M¡m¡ f−s b¡−L hCz h¡C−ll m¤ q¡Ju¡ H−p S¡e¡m¡l e£m fcÑ¡…−m¡ Js¡u,
Q¤m Js¡u, hC−ul f¡a¡ Js¡uz
    Bj¡l jeJ J−sz Es−a Es−a ka c§−l k¡u aa a¡l BL¡l h¡−s Bl ¢e−Sl
A¢Ù¹aÅ¢V q−a b¡−L r¤â ®b−L r¤âz B¢j f−s b¡¢L HL¢V ¢h¾c¤l ja HL¡, Apq¡u,
¢eÖf¾cz O¤O¤l X¡−L Bh¡l pS¡N qC, ®Q¡−Ml a¡l¡ e−sz e−s e−s −cM−a b¡−L
f¤l¦−ol f¡yS−ll HL¢V q¡s ®b−L h¡e¡−e¡ q−u−R a¡l p¢‰e£z ®j−u−cl O¡−sl
HL¢V q¡s h¡yL¡, a¡C a¡l¡ ¢p−d Lb¡ h−m e¡, ¢p−d f−b Q−m e¡z ®j−ul¡ q−µR
npÉ−rœ, f¤l¦−ol¡ ®kje C−µR Nje Ll−h, ®j−ul¡ ü¡j£l Ah¡dÉ q−m ü¡j£ a¡−cl
¢hR¡e¡ −b−L a¡s¡−h, a¡lfl ®h¡T¡−h, a¡lflJ Ah¡dÉ q−m ®fV¡−hz ®j−ul¡ h¡−fl
pÇf¢šl i¡N f¡−h ¢ae i¡−Nl HL i¡N, f¤l¦−ol¡ f¡−h c¤Ci¡Nz f¤l¦−ol¡ HL c¤C
¢ae L−l Q¡l¢V ¢h−u Ll−a f¡−lz e¡l£−cl ®p A¢dL¡l ®eCz f¤l¦−ol¡ a¡m¡L ¢c−a
f¡−l ®Lhm ¢aeh¡l a¡m¡L EµQ¡lZ L−lCz e¡l£−cl A¢dL¡l ®eC a¡m¡L ®ch¡lz
p¡r£ ¢c−a ®N−m HL f¤l¦o pj¡e c¤C e¡l£z
    Qy¡−cl ¢eSü B−m¡ B−R ¢L ®eC, p§kÑ O¤l−R ¢L ®b−j B−R, fª¢bh£ ®b−j B−R
¢L O¤l−R a¡ B¢j e¡ qu ¢e−Sl ®Q¡−M ®c¢M¢e, ¢L¿º j¡e¤−o j¡e¤−o ag¡v ®Le q−h,
e¡l£ Hhw f¤l¦−o! ®R¡Vc¡ Bl B¢j f¡s¡l HL ¢Q¢Lvp¡¢hcÉ¡l R¡®œl S¡e¡m¡u Ey¢L
¢c−u BÙ¹ HL¢V elLˆ¡m ®c−M¢Rm¡j O−l T¤m−Rz Lˆ¡m¢V, ®R¡Vc¡ h−m¢R−me,
®j−ulJ q−a f¡−l, ®R−mlJz c¤'n R'¢V q¡s B−R j¡e¤−ol nl£−lz Cú¤m j¡ØV¡ll¡J
h−me ®p Lb¡z c¡c¡l O¡s Bl Bj¡l O¡−s ag¡v ®a¡ ¢LR¤ ®c¢M e¡! a¡yl¢V ®kje
®p¡S¡, Bj¡l¢VJz ay¡l hlw q¡s ®g¡V¡−e¡l A−iÉp B−Rz q¡a f¡−ul BP¤m ®V−e
®g¡V¡e, O¡s d−l ®qyQL¡ V¡e ®ce X¡−e h¡−j, jVjV L−l q¡s ®g¡−V, ¢f−Wl q¡sJ
®g¡V¡e N¡ j¤Q−sz −Lhm ¢e−Sl q¡s g¤¢V−u c¡c¡l je i−l e¡, A−eÉl q¡sJ ay¡l
®g¡V¡−e¡ Q¡Cz Bj¡−L −W−p d−l O¡−sl q¡s g¤¢V−u ®ce, HLC lLj në qu q¡s
®g¡V¡lz c¡c¡l ¢Lwh¡ ®R¡Vc¡l h¤−Ll ka…−m¡ q¡s, Bj¡lJ aa…−m¡z h¡h¡l f¡yS−l
ka…−m¡, j¡'l f¡yS−lJz h¡h¡l h¤−L ®a¡ HL¢V q¡s Lj ®eC, k¡ ¢c−u j¡'®L
h¡e¡−e¡ q−u−R! HL ®m¡−L k¢c Q¡l ¢h−u L−l, a¡l f¡ySl ®b−L Q¡l¢V q¡s L−j
k¡−h! Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p q−a Q¡u e¡z e¡e¡ ®k qW¡v HL ®j−u−L ¢h−u L−l h¡¢s−a
f−e−l¡¢ce ®l−M¢R−me, e¡e¡l ®p p¢‰e£−LJ ¢L e¡e¡l f¡yS−ll q¡s ¢c−u h¡e¡−e¡
q−u−R!
    p¡r£ ¢c−a q−m c¤'Se e¡l£ clL¡l qu ®Le ®kM¡−e f¤l¦−ol ®hm¡u HLSe
q−mC Q−m! e¡l£ ¢L paÉ Lb¡ h−m e¡! ®Lhm f¤l¦oC ¢L paÉ h−m! nl¡g j¡j¡ ¢L
paÉh¡c£! T¤e¤M¡m¡l −p¡e¡l c¤m nl¡g j¡j¡ h−m¢R−me ®ee¢ez ®p c¤m ®no Ah¢c
f¡Ju¡ ®N−R ay¡l m¤¢‰l ¢Ny−Vl ®ialz O¤−j¡¢µR−me, ¢NyV BmN¡ q−u ®h¢l−u H−p¢Rm
c¤mc¤−V¡z e¡¢e ®c−M p¢l−u ®l−M¢R−mez nl¡g j¡j¡ O¤j ®b−L E−WC h¡¢s ®R−s
f¡m¡−mez ay¡−L M¤y−S ®f−u j¡l−d¡l Ll¡ q−h e¡ HC naÑ ¢c−u −gla Be¡ q−u¢Rm
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    h¡−fl pÇf¢šl ®h¢nl i¡N f¡−h −R−m, −j−u f¡−h Lj i¡N, ®Le HC A¢hQ¡l!
H h¡¢s−a c¡c¡l A¢dL¡l Bj¡l ®Q−u HL i¡N −h¢n qJu¡l L¡lZ ¢L! c¡c¡J ®kje
p¿¹¡e, B¢jJ ®ajez ag¡−al j−dÉ HC, c¡c¡l e¤e¤ mð¡, Bj¡l e¤e¤ QÉ¡ÃV¡z h¤¢Üp¤¢Ü
j¡ j¡−T j−dÉC h−me, ®e¡j¡eX¡l H−‚h¡−l e¡Cz ah¤J c¡c¡l i¡−N ®h¢n, L¡lZ
HL¢VC, ay¡l e¤e¤z ®k ®L¡l¡e−L Q¤j¤ ¢c−u e¡j¡−a qu, a¤m−a qu, ®p ®L¡l¡−e Hje
°ho−jÉl Lb¡ ®mM¡, Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−a je Q¡u e¡z ®L¡l¡e fs−a Bj¡l C−µR e¡
q−a f¡−l, ¢L¿º ®L¡l¡−e j¾c Lb¡ ®mM¡ B−R HlLj Bj¡l LMeJ j−e qu¢e
B−Nz Bõ¡qJ a¡q−m pj¡e ®Q¡−M ®c−Me e¡ −j−u−cl! Bõ¡qJ a¡q−m ®Nya¤l
h¡h¡l ja, −Nya¤l j¡'−L −hcj ®fV¡−a¡, ®Nya¤l j¡ a¡l ýL¤j j¡−e e¡, a¡Cz −Nya¤l
j¡l ¢QvL¡−l −k¢ce f¤−l¡ BL¤u¡ f¡s¡ L¡yf¢Rm, B¢j −gm¤ j¡j¡l ®fRe ®fRe
®c±−s, h¡ynT¡−sl am ¢c−u ®Nya¤l j¡l E−W¡−e −b−j¢Rm¡jz BlJ ®m¡−Ll ¢is ¢Rm
E−W¡−ez q¡yV¤l Jfl m¤¢‰, N¡ M¡¢m, f¡ M¡¢m, O¡j Tl−R clcl L−l N¡ ®h−u W¡ä¡l
h¡−fl Nlj ¢S¢m¢fl ®c¡L¡−el p¡j−e cC j¡W¡ ¢h¢œ² Ll¡ Lcj R¡V¡ Q¤−ml ®qy¡cm
L¤aL¤−a ®Q¡−Ml ®Nya¤l h¡h¡lz
   q¡l¡jS¡¢c j¡N£, nC−mÉ¡ al ®am h¡Cs¡ ®N−R, e¤e R¡s¡ l¡Cå¡ bp, Bh¡l
L¡CSÉ¡ Llp! hm−a hm−a ¢f−W ®f−V j¤−M m¡¢b j¡l−R ®p ®Nya¤l j¡'l, Q¤−m¡l
®ial ®b−L B…eSÅm¡ M¢s H−e ®fV¡−µR p¡l¡ N¡−u, RÉ¡ya RÉ¡ya L−l ®Nya§l j¡'l N¡
f¤s−R, −Nay¤l j¡ L¡V¡ j¤l¢Nl ja m¡g¡−µR, E−W¡−e ¢is Ll¡ ®m¡−Ll c'¤q¡a
Bs¡B¢s L−l ®f−Vl Jfl l¡M¡, ¢f−Wl Jfl l¡M¡, h¡ýl ®nL−m h¡ý h¡yd¡z
BP¤−ml ®ial BP¤m Y¤−L¡−e¡ q¡a j¡b¡l ®fR−e l¡M¡, j¡b¡l il q¡−a Abh¡
q¡−al il j¡b¡uz −j−u−cl X¡e q¡−a −W¡yV Y¡L¡, h¡j q¡−a Le¤C dl¡ X¡e q¡−al,
Le¤C−ul il h¡j q¡−az L¡lJ h¡j q¡a T¤−m B−R L¡yd ®b−L, X¡e q¡®al il
®L¡j−lz ®Q¡M…−m¡ q¡−al ja Amp eu L¡lJ, ®Q¡M ¢Nm−R ®Nya¤l h¡−fl N¡−ul
−S¡l, −Nay¤l j¡'l e¡L j¤M j¡b¡ ®b−L −h¢l−u Bp¡ lš²z Hlfl ®k L¡ä¢V L−l¢Rm
®Nay¤l h¡h¡ ®c−M ¢i−sl q¡a…−m¡ j¡b¡ ®b−L ®L¡jl ®b−L ®fV ®b−L ¢fW ®b−L
j¤M ®b−L d£−l d£−l M−p f−s, T¤−m b¡−L, BP¤m…−m¡ ®b¡s ®b−L −hl qJu¡ L¢Q
Lm¡l jaz E−W¡−el j¡TM¡−e k¤Ü S−ul ja c¡y¢s−u h−m¢Rm a−l B¢j a¡m¡L
¢cm¡j j¡N£, HL a¡m¡L, c¤C a¡m¡L, ¢ae a¡m¡L, h¡Ce a¡m¡Lz
    Sh¡C Ll¡ j¤l¢N aMe Bl es−R e¡, L¡al¡−µR e¡z ®Q¡M…−m¡ Evp¤Lz
®Q¡M…−m¡u ¢r−dz fl−el L¡fs ¢Ry−s aÉ¡e¡ aÉ¡e¡ ®Nay¤l j¡l, ®l¡−c ®f¡s¡ E−s¡
M¤−s¡ m¡m Q¤m d¤−m¡ L¡c¡u j¡M¡z HL HL L−l −Q¡M p−l k¡−µR, q¡a p−l k¡−µR,
f¡ p−l k¡−µR ¢i−slz ®no E−šSL cª−nÉl fl h¡−u¡ú¡−fl kh¢eL¡ fae OV−m ®a¡
a¡C quz −R¡V n−el Ol, Q¡−ml Jfl m¢a−u JW¡ m¡E n¡L, HL ¢Qm−a ®N¡hl S−m
®mf¡ E−W¡e, E−W¡−e f−s b¡L¡ a¡m¡L q−u k¡Ju¡ ®Nya¤l j¡z −m¡−Ll ®Q¡−Ml ¢r−d
¢j−V−Rz ®no cªnÉ ®fR−e ®l−M ®m¡L p−l k¡−µRz ®gm¤ j¡j¡J p−l k¡−µRe, ®gm¤
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    p−l k¡Ju¡ −m¡−Ll j¤−M MC g¤V−R aMe, e¤e ¢c−R e¡ alq¡¢la, S¡j¡C ®Qah
e¡ ®a¡ ¢L Llh! ®h¢XX¡J B¢Rm BÙ¹¡ L¡CSÉ¡L¤s¢e, Aqe h¤Th jS¡! −Nay¤l h¡−fl
®Mcja L−l e¡C j¡N£, ýaÉ¡ b¡L−R; EyQ Lf¡CmÉ¡ ¢Qle c¡¢ya, l¡Ca f¤q¡C−m q¡l¡u
f¢az ®Nay¤l j¡ −no cªnÉ ®b−L E−W H−p f¤L¤l O¡−V h−p p¡l¡¢ce ¢h¢e−u ¢h¢e−u
®Ly−c−Rz ®LE Bl ¢is L−l¢e a¡−L ®cM−az ®Lhm S¡e¡m¡u b¤a¢e ®l−M B¢j
a¡¢L−u ¢Rm¡j ho¡Ñu Sm i−l Ef−Q JW¡ f¤L¤−ll ¢c−Lz O¡−V h−p ®Nya¤l j¡ L¡fs
L¡Qa, N¡−u L¡fs L¡Q¡ p¡h¡e ®j−M X¤h ¢c−u ®N¡pm p¡la, ®N¡pm ®p−l ®iS¡
L¡f−s pf pf L−l −qy−V O−l ¢gla, q¡−a T¤−m b¡La Sm ¢ews¡−e¡ L¡Q¡ L¡fsz
®pC f¤L¤l O¡V M¡¢m f−s B−R, ®Nay¤l j¡ Bl −Nay¤l h¡h¡l m¤¢‰ ®N¢” L¡Q−R e¡,
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®Na¤yl j¤−al L¡yb¡ L¡Q−R e¡, f¤L¤l f¤L−ll ja f−s B−R HL¡, Mm−p j¡R Mm−p
j¡−Rl ja, ®Nya¤l j¡ h−p b¡−L ®Nay¤l j¡'l ja eu, EyCHl ¢Y¢hl jaz
    j¡ Bj¡−L dj−L S¡em¡ ®b−L pl¡e – ®R¢sX¡l M¡¢m R¤X¤m¤−Ll ¢c−L eSlz
    e¡¢el h¡¢sl ph¡C h¢Ù¹l j¡e¤o−cl ®R¡V−m¡L h−mz Bl c¡m¡−e b¡L¡ j¡e¤o−cl
h−m hs−m¡Lz hs−m¡−Ll¡ h¡¢s H−m e¡¢el h¡¢s−a hs O−ll N¢cAm¡ ®Qu¡−l
hp−a ®cJu¡ qu, −nj¡C f¡−up l¡æ¡ L−l Nlj Nlj ®M−a ®cJu¡ qu ¢f¢l−Q L−l,
Q¡j−Q a¤−m a¤−m hs−m¡−Ll¡ ®nj¡C f¡−up M¡uz f¡−up ®M−u L¡−Ql NÔ¡−p
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¢VEh−u−ml f¡¢ez f¡¢e ®M−u ¢Q−ej¡¢Vl L¡−f Q¡, Q¡−ul p−‰ NÔ−L¡p ¢hú¤Vz
®R¡V−m¡−Ll¡ H h¡¢s H−m −j−Tu h−p, ¢f¢l−Q L−l a¡−cl ®nj¡C ®M−a ®cJu¡ qu
e¡, Q¡ ¢hú¤VJ e¡z
    −Nay¤l j¡'−L a¡m¡L ®cJu¡l p¡a¢c−el j¡b¡u L¤aL¤a ®Mm¡l hup£ HL
®j−u−L ¢h−u L−l O−l ®a¡−m −R¡V−m¡L ®Nya¤l h¡h¡z j¡ ö−e h−m¢R−me – ®Nya¤l
h¡fV¡ HLV¡ BÙ¹¡ nua¡ez −Nya¤l j¡−l M¡j¡L¡ a¡m¡L ¢cmz
   g¤mh¡q¡¢ll S¡j¡C−ul Q¡l hE O−lz j¡ h−me – g¤mh¡q¡¢ll S¡j¡CX¡ hs
hcj¡Cnz Lš…m¡ ¢hu¡ Ll−Rz
    j¡ h¡h¡−LJ h−me h¡h¡l e¡¢L q¡−s q¡−s h‹¡¢a, −L¡eJ HL¢ce l¡¢Su¡
®hNj−L h¡h¡l ¢h−u Ll¡l pñ¡he¡ B−R h−mz ¢L¿º j¡'l H ®Lje Bõ¡ql B−cn
¢e−od j¡e¡! f¤l¦o−L Bõ¡q Ah¡d A¢dL¡l ¢c−u−Re kMe C−µR hE−L a¡m¡L
®cJu¡l, kMe C−µR ¢h−u Ll¡l, HL c¤C ¢ae L−l Q¡l−Vz Jl¡ ®a¡ Bõ¡ql −hy−d
®cJu¡ ¢eu−jl j−dÉC Qm−Rz j¡ ¢L p¡q−p J−cl N¡m ®ce a−h! Bõ¡ql B−cn H
®Lje j¡b¡ ®f−a ®eJu¡ a−h j¡'l! j¡ ¢L S¡−ee j¡ ®k ¢e−SC …e¡q Ll−Re!
    Bj¡l q¡yV¤l Jfl f−s b¡−L hC, m¤ q¡Ju¡u f¡a¡ J−s hC−ul, S¡em¡l fcÑ¡
J−s, ¢ge¢g−e Q¤m J−sz Bj¡l j−e q−a b¡−L B¢j k−rl de ®c−M¢R L¡lJ,
®N¡f−ez ®N¡f−e ®c−M¢R −j¡ql il¡ Lm¢pl Nm¡u ®fy¢Q−u b¡L¡ p¡fz Lm¢p−a
®j¡ql B−R h−mC S¡−e ®m¡−L! Bp−m ¢L ®j¡ql, e¡¢L Lm¢p M¡¢mz M¡¢m Lm¢p
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    j¡'−L M¤h LjC ®c−M¢R Bj¡−cl p−‰ h−p i¡a ®M−az h¡¢sl ph¡C−L M¡C−u
®hm¡ Q−m ®N−m ¢e−S M¡ez Bjl¡ ®M−u ®k M¡h¡l h¡y−Q, a¡z j¤l¢N l¡æ¡ q−m j¡'l
i¡−N Nm¡l q¡s, h¤−Ll q¡s, ¢f−Wl q¡sz j¡ ®M−u k¡ b¡−L, M¡u Q¡Ll Q¡Ll¡¢ez e¡
b¡L−m r¢a ®eC, J−cl M¡h¡l Bm¡c¡ ly¡d¡ qu, j¡R j¡wp Bj¡−cl, L¡−Sl
®j−u−cl SeÉ f¡CeÉ¡ X¡m, öyV¢Lz HlLjC ¢euj, H ¢euj e¡¢el h¡¢s−aJ ¢Rm,
e¡¢eJ ®M−ae e¡e¡−L M¡C−u, ®R−m−cl M¡C−u, h¡µQ¡L¡µQ¡ M¡C−u, f−lz ph¡l
M¡Ju¡ q−m L¡−Sl ®m¡L −Maz f¡¿¹¡ i¡a, e¤e j¢lQ ¢c−u, eua eø q−u k¡Ju¡ X¡m
®j−Mz Bjl¡ kMe M¡C, j¡ LMeJ −L¡eJ L¡−Sl ®m¡L−L p¡j−e c¡y¢s−u b¡L−a
®ce e¡z Jl¡ e¡¢L Bj¡−cl M¡h¡−l eSl −cuz p¡a hRl hu−p HL¢ce ®fV
L¡js¡−µR l¡−a, j¡ hm−me g¤mh¡q¡¢lX¡−l ®cM¢Rm¡j qy¡ LCl¡ ®cMa¡−R a¤C kqe
M¡pz Jl eSl m¡N−Rz
    j¡ e¡¢el Ol ®b−L ¢ae−V f¡e H−e p−oÑl ®am ®j−M f¡e…−m¡ HL HL L−l
Bj¡l p¡l¡ ®f−V R¤yC−u Be¢R−me hm−a hm−a ECWÉ¡ Bu h¡J h¡a¡−pl eSl,
g¤mh¡q¡¢ll eSl, Hphz ®fV ®b−L eSl a¤−m ¢e−u f¡e ¢ae−V HL¢V L¡¢W−a ®Ny−b
L¤¢fl B…−e f¤¢s−u j¡ hm−me – eSl f¤sm¡jz
    eSl ¢L j¡? B¢j ¢S−‘p L−l¢Rm¡jz
    j¡ hm−me L¡lJ L¡lJ ®Q¡−‚l eSl m¡−N M¤hz HLh¡l ¢ir¡ Ll−a BC−R
HL ®h¢X, EW¡−el a¡S¡ f¡ChÉ¡ N¡RV¡l ¢c−L Q¡Cu¡ LCm Bq¡, La f¡ChÉ¡ dl−R!
®h¢X clS¡l Bs¡m qC−aC N¡RV¡ fCs¡ ®Nmz …y¢s dCl¡ ®LE m¡−s e¡C, Ts
e¡C, h¡a¡p e¡C – ®Q¡−‚l p¡j−e Bfe¡−p fCs¡ ®Nm N¡Rz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l al M¡J−el ¢c−L h¤du Q¡Cu¡ LC−R Bq¡ ¢L jS¡l M¡Je! eSl
®f¡s¡−e¡l fl hÉb¡ L−j ®Nmz AhnÉ h¡h¡ Jo¤d ¢c−u¢R−me ®M−az j¡ hm−me
eSlX¡ f¤s¡C¢R hCm¡ ®f−Xl ®hce¡ i¡m¡ qC−Rz
    BL¤u¡ f¡s¡u ¢ae ®h¢Vl −Q¡M ¢Rm eS−ll, j¡ h−mez a¡l¡ ®k¢c−L a¡L¡a,
N¡®Rl ¢c−L q−m N¡R jla, j¡e¤o q−m −p j¡eo Hje Ap¤−M fsa ®k nÄ¡p J−W
fСuz ¢ae ®h¢V−L ®cM−m f¡s¡l j¡e¤o c¤−u¡l Hy−V hpaz e¡¢el h¡¢sl c¤−V¡ N¡R
fСu jl−a h−p¢Rm, ¢ae ®h¢Vl HLS−el L¡R ®b−L f¡¢e fs¡ H−e N¡−Rl ®N¡s¡u
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®Y−m h¡yQ¡−e¡ q−u¢Rm N¡Rz e¡¢el j¡, j¡'®cl c¡¢c, L¤L−l L¡js¡−m ®f−V L¤L−ll
h¡µQ¡ ®ke e¡ qu ®p Jo¤d ¢c−aez ph¢l Lm¡l ®ial, ®LE S¡ea e¡ ¢L ¢c−u
h¡e¡−e¡, ®N¡m j¢l−Ql ja ®cM−a ¢S¢ep¢V f¤−l M¡C−u ®cJu¡ qaz ®p¢VC Jo¤dz
Jo¤d M¡Ju¡l fl ¢e−o−dl j−dÉ HL¢VC ¢Rm, −L¡eJ ph¢l Lm¡ M¡Ju¡ Qm−h e¡
¢ae j¡pz Jo¤−d L¡S qa, j¡e¤−ol ®fV ®b−L Bl L¤L¤−ll h¡µQ¡ ®h−l¡a e¡z f¡s¡l
−LE ®LE e¡¢el j¡'l L¡R ®b−L Lm¡l Jo¤d ¢e−u ®kaz −h¢nl i¡N ®m¡L M¡Ju¡a
p¡a f¤L¤−ll f¡¢ez p¡a¢V f¤L¤l ®b−L HL BySm¡ L−l f¡¢e a¤−m M¡C−u ¢c−mC

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L¤L¤l L¡js¡−e¡ −l¡N£l Sm¡aˆ ®l¡N p¡la, j¡e¤−ol ®f−V j¡e¤−ol h¡µQ¡C dla,
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L¤L¤−ll euz Bj¡−L L¤Ll L¡js¡−e¡l fl p¡a f¤L¤−ll f¡¢eJ M¡Ju¡−e¡ qu¢e,
j¡'®cl c¡¢c aMe j−l p¡l¡, Lm¡l Jo¤dJ qu¢ez ®f−V Ce−SLne ¢c−µRe h¡h¡,
¢c−m ¢L q−h, nl¡g j¡j¡ q¡aa¡¢m ¢c−u hm−ae ®f−V al L¤š¡l h¡µQ¡z q¡x q¡xz
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Bj¡l iu qa M¤hz ®fV ¢V−f ¢V−f ®cMa¡j L¤L−ll h¡µQ¡ p¢aÉC hs q−µR ¢L e¡
−ia−lz hlCHl ¢h¢Q ¢N−m ®gm−m nl¡g j¡j¡ hm−ae j¡b¡ ¢cu¡ hlC N¡R NS¡Chz
B¢j ¢WL ¢WLC j¡b¡u q¡a ¢c−u flM Lla¡j, hlC N¡−Rl ®L¡eJ Q¡l¡ Q¡y¢c ®g−V
EW−R ¢L e¡z j¡b¡u j¡b¡u W¤p m¡N−m hm¡ qa, ¢nw NS¡−h, B−lL¢V W¤p C−µR
L−lC ¢c−a qa, c¤−V¡ q−m e¡¢L Bl NS¡u e¡z gLl¦m j¡j¡l j¡b¡l p−‰ Lmf¡−s
HL W¤p m¡N¡l fl B¢j Bl ¢àa£u W¤−p k¡C¢e, HC j¡j¡¢V−L Bj¡l hl¡hlC hs
c§−ll j−e qa, DnÄl N” ®b−L Bjl¡ pf¢lh¡l ¢g−l H−m gLl¦m j¡j¡−L hs j¡j¡
Y¡L¡u ¢e−u ¢N−u¢R−me ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡−az Y¡L¡ ®b−L ®j¢VÊL fl£r¡ ¢c−u ¢g−l−Re,
hs j¡j¡ Ll¡¢Q ®b−L ¢gl−m Bh¡l ¢N−u L−m−S i¢aÑ q−hez Y¡L¡u b¡L¡ j¡e¤o−L
Bj¡l BL¡−nl a¡l¡ h−m j−e qa, Q¡C−mC −R¡yu¡ k¡u e¡z gLl¦m j¡j¡ ¢e−SJ
¢WL ®h¡−Te¢e ¢VEh−u−ml q¡a−m eu, ®m−N¢Rm Bj¡l j¡b¡l p−‰ a¡yl j¡b¡z ¢a¢e
Lmf¡−s h−p Eyh¤ q−u j¡b¡u h¡wm¡ p¡h¡e j¡M¢R−me, −Q¡M h¤−S ®l−M¢R−me
p¡h¡−el ®ge¡ kMe j¡b¡ N¢s−u j¤−M e¡j¢Rm, Bl B¢j ¢N−u¢Rm¡j hc¢e i−l f¡¢e
Be−az ¢nw NS¡u ¢L e¡ ®cM−a Bue¡ q¡−a h−p¢Rm¡j f¤−l¡ ¢h−Lm, NS¡u¢ez
nl¡g j¡j¡−L S¡e¡−m fСu fТa¢ceC hm−a m¡N−me BS e¡ ®q¡L L¡m NS¡−hz
nl¡g j¡j¡ k¡C hm¤e, ¢nw Bj¡l ®p k¡œ¡ NS¡u¢ez
     gLl¦m j¡j¡ ®N¡pm ®V¡pm L−l ®d¡u¡ m¤¢‰ Bl n¡VÑ f−l ¢h−L−m c¡y¢s−u¢R−me
L¤−u¡l f¡−s e¡e¡ HL f¤¢” ®l−M¢R−me f¡Vöm¡l, a¡l f¡−nz f¤¢”l ¢c−L Hje j¤‡
®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡L¡l L¡lZ ¢L j¡ ¢S−‘p Ll−a gLl¦m j¡j¡ h−m¢R−me – e¡,
i¡ha¡¢Rm¡j, k¢c B…e dl¡Cu¡ ®cJe k¡Ca f¤¢”a, −cMa¡j ®Lj−e LCl¡ f¤−sz
    j¡ e¡¢e−L Nm¡ ®R−s ®X−L hm−me gLl¦−ml L¡ä ®cCM¡ k¡e j¡, L£ Luz
f¤¢”a B…e m¡N¡C−a Q¡uz e¡¢e Q¡ h¡e¡¢µR−me, ö−e q¡p−mez e¡¢e ¢h−L−m hs−cl
SeÉ Q¡ h¡e¡e, ¢jV−p−gl −ial ®b−L ®L±−V¡ M¤−m ®V¡ØV ¢hú¤V ®ce Q¡'l p−‰z
p−ål j¤−M f¤¢”−a ¢WLC B…e m¡Nmz ®M¡yS fsm gLl¦m j¡j¡lz ¢a¢e ®eC
h¡¢s−a, Q¡ ¢hú¤V ®M−u q¡yV−a ®N−Re l¡Ù¹¡uz L¡l ®c¡o, pîe¡n¢V ®L L−l−R Hph
fÐ−nÀ e¡ ¢N−u e¡¢e L¤−u¡ ®b−L h¡m¢a h¡m¢a f¡¢e a¤−m B…−e Y¡m−me, gVgV L−l
g¤V−a g¤V−a B…e e¡l−Lm N¡−Rl Q¤−s¡ Ah¢c EWmz e¡¢el f¡¢e−a ®L¡eJ L¡S
qm e¡z L¤−u¡l f¡−sl N¡RN¡R¡¢m f¤−s ®Nmz gLl¦m j¡j¡ ¢g−l H−p f¤¢”−a B…e
m¡N¡l L¡¢qe£ ö−e j¤o−s fs−me – q¡u ®l, Ha CµR¡ B¢Rm f¤s−m ®Llj m¡−N,
®c¢Mz Bl B¢jC ¢L e¡ ®cM−a f¡lm¡j e¡z −c¡o fsm ¢N−u g¤mh¡q¡¢ll Jflz V¤V¤
j¡j¡ p¡r£ ¢c−me ¢a¢e ®c−M−Re g¤mh¡q¡¢l L¤−u¡l f¡−s c¡y¢s−u ¢h¢s M¡−µRz ¢h¢s
−M−u ¢eÕQu ®p f¤¢”l Jfl ®g−m−R ¢h¢sl f¤V¢Lz g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L ¢L¢m−u iaÑ¡
h¡e¡−he hm−me j¡, a¡−L h−m ®cJu¡ qm H h¡¢s−a Bl ¢h¢s M¡Ju¡ Qm−h e¡

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a¡lz g¤mh¡q¡¢l ¢h¢s M¡Ju¡ d−l¢Rm Bh¡l, ®Ma f¡LO−ll h¡l¡¾c¡u h−pz j¤M i¢aÑ
hp−¿¹l c¡NAm¡ ®pC L¡−m¡ ¯jp¡−fl ja −cM−a g¤mh¡q¡¢ll SeÉ, k¡l L¡y−d h¡¢sl
ph AfL−jÑl ®c¡o fsa, qW¡v Bj¡l j¡u¡ q−a b¡−L f¡S¡j¡ fl¡l hu−p ®f±y−R,
HL pL¡−m O¤j ®b−L E−W AhL¡−nl ®ial h¡l¡¾c¡u Lum¡ …y−s¡ L−l c¡ya j¡S−a
j¡S−az g¤mh¡q¡¢l n£−al pL¡−m i¡f¡ ¢fW¡ h¡e¡a, ®p ¢L ü¡c ¢fW¡l, dhm ¢fW¡l
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j¡TM¡−e ®MyS−ll …s, Y¡L¡ b¡La f¡am¡ L¡f−s, ®ial ®b−L Nlj ®d¡yu¡ EWaz
e¡¢e h¡¢s −b−L Q−m Bp¡l fl n£a B−p, n£a k¡u, i¡f¡ ¢fW¡ Bl M¡Ju¡ qu e¡z
c¡ya j¡S−a j¡S−a Bj¡l hs C−µR L−l n£−al HC L¤u¡n¡-®X¡h¡ pL¡−m HLM¡e¡
i¡f¡ ¢fW¡ ®f−az n£−al pL¡m k¢c ®MS¤−ll lp, i¡f¡ ¢fW¡ Bl −L¡yQs il¡ ¢nE¢m
g¤m R¡s¡ L¡−V, a−h Bl H ®Lje n£a! j¡ Bj¡−cl N¡−u Q¡cl ®fy¢Q−u Q¡c−ll
c¤'−L¡Z¡ O¡−sl ®fR−e ¢e−u ¢NyV ¢c−u ¢c−aez L¤u¡n¡ −L−V p§kÑ EW−m ®l¡c ®f¡q¡−a
®hl qa¡j j¡−Wz H h¡¢s−a n£−al ®l¡cJ ®f¡q¡−e¡ qu e¡z qW¡v L−l ®ke hs
e¡N¢lL S£h−e Q−m H−p¢Rz ®j¡V¡ E−ml ®p¡−uV¡l f−l O−l h−p ®b−L, l¦¢V ¢Xj
®M−u n£−al pL¡m f¡l Ll−a quz
     j¢Z hc¢e i−l f¡¢e ®l−M k¡u Bj¡l p¡j−e, ®ke c¡ya j¡S¡ ®no q−m j¤M
d¤Cz J−L h¢m¢e f¡¢e ¢c−a, ah¤z g¤mh¡q¡¢lJ Hje Lla, −qyQ¢L EW−R, ¢exn−ë
HL NÔ¡p f¡¢e ¢c−u −ka q¡−az ®q¡yQV ®M−u fsm¡j, ®c±−s H−p −L¡−m a¤−m q¡yV¤−a
h¡ f¡−ul e−M q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢caz j¢Z ®cM−a g¤mh¡q¡¢ll ja eu, ¢L¿º Jl jaC
¢exn−ë L¡S L−l, Q¡Ju¡l B−NC q¡−al L¡−R L¡w¢Ma ¢S¢ep −l−M k¡uz Jl¡ f¡−l
¢L L−l Ha, i¡¢hz L¡LX¡L¡ ®i¡−l E−W E−W¡e Ty¡V ®cu Jl¡z e¡Ù¹¡ °a¢l L−l
®V¢h−m ¢c−u k¡uz e¡Ù¹¡ M¡Ju¡ ®no q−m b¡m h¡pe ¢e−u Lmf¡−s k¡u d¤−az Cú¤−ml
®f¡n¡L fl¡ q−m H¢N−u H−p S¤−a¡ f¢l−u ®cu f¡−uz S¡j¡ L¡fs ®g−m l¡¢M
®Qu¡−l ®V¢h−m, …¢R−u l¡−M Bme¡uz jum¡ q−m d¤−u ®cuz l¡−a ¢hR¡e¡…−m¡ nm¡l
T¡s¤−a ®T−s jn¡¢l V¡¢P−u …y−S ®cuz Bjl¡ …−R¡−e¡ ¢hR¡e¡u O¤−j¡−a k¡Cz O¤¢j−u
k¡Ju¡l A−eL f−l Jl¡ O¤−j¡uz l¡−al h¡pe ®L¡pe ®j−S, Bj¡−cl Hy−V¡
M¡h¡l…−m¡ ®M−u, a¡lflz O¤−j¡u ®j−Tuz jn¡ L¡js¡u J−cl p¡l¡l¡a, J−cl SeÉ
−L¡eJ ¢hR¡e¡ h¡ jn¡¢l ®eCz J−cl j¤®M jn¡l L¡js…−m¡ q¡−jl g¤pL¤¢ll ja
m¡−N ®cM−az n£−al l¡−a ®mf ®eC ®a¡oL ®eC, ®Rys¡ L¡yb¡ pðmz HlLjC ¢euj,
HC ¢eu−j Bj¡−LJ AiÉÙ¹ q−a qu, Bj¡−LJ J−cl Qs b¡fs ¢c−a qu, ¢Lm
…y−a¡ ¢c−a quz ¢l„¡u J−cl ®L¡b¡J ¢e−m f¡c¡¢e−a h¢p−u ¢eCz S¡uN¡ b¡L−mJ
Bj¡−cl f¡−n hp¡l ¢euj ®eC J−clz Jl¡ fl−el L¡fs S¤−a¡ f¡u hR−l HLh¡l,
®R¡V D−cz h¡h¡ J−cl SeÉ h¡S¡−ll ph−Q−u Ljc¡¢j L¡fs ¢L−e B−eez ph−Q−u
pÙ¹¡ p¡h¡e f¡u Jl¡ N¡−u j¡M¡lz Q¤−m j¡M¡l ®am f¡u pÙ¹¡ pu¡¢he, e¡l−Lm ®am
®cJu¡ qu e¡z e¡l−Lm ®am ®Lhm Bj¡−cl Q¤−ml SeÉz l¡−a fs−a h¢p kMe,
f¡−ul L¡−R h−p jn¡ a¡s¡u Jl¡, q¡af¡M¡u h¡a¡p L−lz f¡¢e Q¡C−m ®c±−s Jl¡
NÔ¡p i−l f¡¢e H−e q¡−a ®cuz Bj¡−cl L¡lJ SN ®b−L NÔ¡−p ®Y−m f¡¢e M¡h¡l
A−iÉp qu¢ez q¡−al L¡−R f¡¢e ®f−u A−iÉpz q¡−al L¡−R k¡ Q¡C, a¡C f¡Cz Bl

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J−cl A−iÉp Bjl¡ k¡ C−µR L¢l, a¡ f¤lZ Ll¡lz Jl¡ S¾j ¢e−u−R ®Lhm j¢e−hl
®ph¡ Ll¡l E−Ÿ−nz J−cl jªa¤É q−h j¢e−hl ®ph¡ Ll−a Ll−az J−cl Ap¤M q−m
J−cl ivpeÑ¡ Ll¡ qu, Jl¡ j−l ®N−m J−cl c¤iÑ¡NÉ−L c¡¢u Ll¡ quz Jl¡ ®e¡wl¡,
Bjl¡ f¢l×L¡lz Jl¡ ¢eQ¤am¡l, Bjl¡ Jflam¡lz Jl¡ ®R¡V−m¡Lz Bjl¡ hs−m¡Lz
    hC f−s h¡wm¡ Cw−l¢S NcÉ fcÉ ¢n−M¢Rz hÉ¡LlZ ¢n−M¢Rz i¤−N¡m C¢aq¡p
¢n−M¢Rz Aˆ ¢h‘¡e ¢n−M¢Rz pwp¡l Bj¡−L ¢n¢M−u−R ¢eQ¤ S¡a, EyQ¤ S¡a,
®R¡V−m¡¢L, hs−m¡¢Lz h¡mÉ¢nr¡l AqwL¡l L¢lJ e¡, c¢lâ−L OªZ¡ L¢lJ e¡, ph¡l
Ef−l j¡e¤o paÉ a¡q¡l Ef−l e¡C, pwp¡−l H−p Arlh¡LÉ p−ja −qy¡QV ®M−u
f−sz H hs f¤−l¡−e¡ ¢euj, ®n¡oZ, c¢l−âl Jfl de£lz B¢jJ HC AcªnÉ ®nL−m
Am−r S¢s−u f¢sz
    j¤M d¤−u O−l Bp¡l fl HL L¡f Q¡ ¢c−u k¡u j¢Zz pL¡−m Q¡ M¡Ju¡l A−iÉp
q−u−R ®pC e¡¢el h¡¢s−aCz pL¡−m c¤'lLj e¡Ù¹¡ qaz fÐbj ®R¡V e¡Ù¹¡ pL¡m
p¡aV¡l ¢c−L, cnV¡l ¢c−L hs e¡Ù¹¡z ®R¡V e¡Ù¹¡ Q¡ j¤¢sz Q¡−ul L¡−f j¤¢s ®g−m
Q¡jQ ¢c−u a¤−m a¤−m ®M−a qaz hs e¡Ù¹¡ f¡am¡ BV¡l l¦¢V p−‰ B−Nl l¡−al
j¡wp, i¡¢S, e¡ q−m ¢Xj i¡S¡, Hphz
    Q¡−u Q¤j¤L ¢c¢µR, l¡æ¡Ol ®b−L në B−p ý−s¡ý¢sl, j¡ Qs Lo¡−µR, m¡¢b
hp¡−µR j¢Zl N¡−uz Jl fl−e Bj¡l f¤−l¡−e¡ S¡j¡M¡e¡ HLV¡−e j¡ ¢Ry−s ®g−me
BlJz j¢Zl ®c¡o, ®p f¡¢am ®b−L j¡wp Q¤¢l L−l ®M−u−Rz j¡'l L¡−R dl¡ f−s
k¡Ju¡l flJ J hm−R – j¡wp ¢hm¡C−u M¡C−Rz
    j¡ c¡ya ¢My−Q h−me – ¢hm¡C−u e¡, a¤C M¡CRpz a¤C HLV¡ BÙ¹¡ Q¤l¢ez Ha
M¡Ju¡C, a¡lflJ al ®fV i−l e¡ −R¢s! j¡wp ¢L a−l ®cCe¡! La hs p¡qp al
®k f¡¢a−m q¡a ®cp!
    j¢Z j¡l −M−uJ ü£L¡l L−l e¡ −p Q¤¢l L−l−Rz j¡ T¡yV¡ q¡−a ¢e−u Jl ¢f−W
Tf¡w Tf¡w −j−l h−me – ü£L¡l Ll HqeJ ®k a¤C M¡CRpz
    j¡'l n¡¢s M−p f−s j¡b¡ ®b−L, h¤L ®b−Lz BhЦl ¢c−L j¡'l aMe eSl ®eCz
j¢lu¡ q−u J−We j¢Zl ü£L¡−l¡¢š² ®n¡e¡lz
    j¢Z Aes c¡y¢s−u j¡l M¡¢µRmz Sm fs¢Rm −Q¡M ®b−L N¡m N¢s−u h¤−Lz
cªnÉ¢Vl j−dÉ B¢j e¡L N¢m−u h¢m – LCu¡ g¡m¡, Bl M¡Ca¡j e¡z
    j¢Z L¡al Nm¡u h−m – Bl M¡Ca¡j e¡z
    j¡ b¡−jez dj−L c§−l pl−a h−me Bj¡−Lz
    Hph m¡¢bTy¡V¡ j¢Zl L¡−R X¡m i¡az
    fl¢ceC j¢Z a¡l S£h−el T¤¢s M¤−m h−p j¡'l p¡j−ez
    – B¢j aqe L¡yCQm¡ Bh¤z h¤¢e M¡Cz e¤¢e, ¢Q¢e R¤X¤ R¤X¤z h¡h¡ Bj−N¡l
®hh¡La¡−l g¡m¡Cu¡ ®Nm N¡z l¡S¢jÙ¹¢ll L¡j Ll−a h¡h¡ S¡j¡mf¤l ®Nm, Bl
¢gCl¡ B−q e¡Cz j¡−u Mhl f¡u, h¡h¡ HLV¡ ¢hu¡ Ll−R ®qCe¤z ¢hu¡ Ll−R f¤m¡l
m¡CNÉ¡z HLV¡ f¤m¡l nM B¢Rm h¡h¡lz


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    j¡ M¡¢eL ¢T−j¡e, M¡¢eL ®n¡−eez j¡'l Q¤−ml ®N¡ys¡ ®b−L ¢mL H−e, Q¡js¡u
O¡yf¢V ®j−l h−p b¡L¡ ®Ym¡, Bd¡…Cs¡ H−e h¡y q¡−al e−M ®l−M X¡e q¡−al e−M
®Q−f ®g¡V¡u j¢Z Bl h−m – ¢ae j¡Cu¡ S¾j¡C−R ®cCM¡ h¡h¡ l¡−N Bl b¡−q e¡Cz
j¡−ul k¢c HLV¡ f¤m¡ ACa, h¡h¡ k¡Ca e¡z f¤m¡ ®Lj−e ACu¡Ch j¡−uz Bõ¡q
j¡−u−l f¤m¡ ®cu e¡Cz HL−Q¡MÉ¡ Bõ¡q Bj¡l j¡'X¡l ¢c−L Q¡Cm e¡z Bõ¡q−l
Bl c¤o ®cC LÉ¡z Bj¡l h¡fV¡ hs f¡o¡Z, f¡o¡Z e¡ qC−m HCi¡−h g¡m¡Cu¡ k¡u!
BCSL¡ h¡f b¡L−m j¡e−ol h¡¢s h¢¾c¢N¢l LCl¡ M¡C−a ACa e¡! h¡−fl a
®rja¡ B¢Rm Bj−N¡−l i¡a L¡fs ®cJ−elz
     hs nÄ¡p ®g−m X¡e h¡ý−a ®Q¡−Ml f¡¢e j¤−R j¢Z Bh¡l öl¦ L−l – Bj¡l j¡
f−s Bj¡l Q¡Q¡−N¡l L¡−R ®Nm, j¡j¤−N¡l L¡−R ®Nmz c§l c§l LCl¡ ®hh¡−L ®Mc¡Cm
j¡−u−lz a¡−N¡ Q¤m¡u h¡a g¤Va¡¢Rm VNhN LCl¡z ¢L −p¡¾cl p¤h¡p, AqeJ ®qC
p¤ªh¡p e¡−q¡ m¡CNÉ¡ lC−Rz Bj−N¡−l ®LE HL−hm¡ h¡a ®cu e¡Cz ¢rc¡u B¢j
L¡¢¾c, e¤¢e L¡−¾c, ¢Q¢e L¡−¾cz j¡−u f¤ú¤¢e ®bCL¡ n¡fm¡ a¤Cm¡ ¢pÜ LCl¡ M¡C−a
¢caz h¡a e¡Cz h¡¢s h¡¢s O¤Cl¡ j¡−u h¡−al j¡s j¡CNÉ¡ B−ez ýN¡Cu¡ Bj−N¡l
nC−m¡ q¡¢— R¡s¡ ¢LR¤ e¡Cz M¡Je e¡ f¡Cu¡ e¤¢eX¡ hÉ¡l¡®j fsmz ¢nw j¡−Rl
alq¡¢l ¢cu¡ h¡a M¡Ch¡l Q¡uz −LX¡ ¢ch! j¡ Bõ¡ql L¡−R La L¡em, HL ®Q¡MÉ¡
Bõ¡q ¢gCl¡ Q¡Cm e¡z e¤¢eX¡ jCl¡ ®Nmz Lî−l¡ e¤¢eX¡−l j¡¢X ¢ch¡l ¢Nu¡ j¡−ul
®k L£ L¡¾cez ®q−o j¡ L¡j M¤ySm j¡Ce−ol h¡¢sz ¢h¢hp¡Chl¡ ®R¢s Em¡ j¡−u−l
L¡−j¡ −eu e¡z j¡−u ®q¢õN¡ Bj¡−l Bl ¢Q¢e−lJ L¡−j ¢cmz h¡¢¾c¢N¢lC B¢Rm
Bj−N¡l Lf¡−mz ¢Q¢e ®kC h¡¢sa L¡j Lla, −qC h¡¢sl p¡C−hl M¡Cpma B¢Rm
M¡l¡fz ¢Q¢el h¤−q¡ h¤−m A¡a ¢caz ¢h¢hp¡Ch −cCMÉ¡ ¢Q¢e−l ®Mc¡Cu¡ ¢c−Rz j¡ La
h¡¢sa O¤lm ¢Q¢e−l L¡−j ¢ch¡lz ¢h¢hp¡Chl¡ ®q−l l¡−q e¡z Xl¡uz Lu Bjl¡ X¡‰l
j¡Cu¡ L¡−j l¡¢q e¡z ¢Q¢e Aqe HL h¡¢sa B−R, p¡Ch ¢h−c−n¡ b¡−q, ¢h¢hp¡Ch
b¡−q f¤m¡f¡e mCu¡ HLm¡z
     j¡ h−me – X¡Ce¢c−L M¡SÉ¡Ca¡−R, Eýe f¡C¢hz M¤ySz
     j¢Z j¡'l j¡b¡l X¡e¢c−L ¢h¢m ¢c−a ¢c−a h−m – j¡ Bj−N¡l j¡a¡l Eýe
jQL¡ ¢cu¡ Beaz Be−q HLV¡ jQL¡ ¢LeÉ¡ mCe−k, Eýe T¤lT¤l¡Cu¡ fshz
    j¢Zl fl−e j¢me HL S¡j¡, S¡j¡l a−m ®Rys¡ f¡S¡j¡z hR−l c¤¢ce f¡−u
®p−äm f−l, D−cz D−cl fl¢ceC a¡ M¤−m l¡M−a qu, f−ll D−c fl¡l SeÉz
D−cl ¢ce −N¡pm L−l S¡j¡ ®p−äm f−l j¢Z Bj¡−cl L¡−R q¡−al a¡m¤ ®f−a
f¡EX¡l Q¡uz f¡EX¡l ®f−u M¤¢n−a ®p −c±−s¡u f¡LO−ll i¡P¡ Bue¡l p¡j−e,
j¤M n¡c¡ L−l f¡EX¡l j¡M−az JCV¤L¤e Be¾cC ®S¡−V a¡l hR−lz n¡c¡ j¤−M m¡S¤L
−q−p h¡¢sl hs−cl f¡−u D−cl p¡m¡j W¤−L ¢g−l −k−a qu a¡−L Bh¡l f¡LO−l,
D−cl ¢c−el l¡æ¡u cj ®gm¡l ®S¡ ®eC, p¡l¡¢ce hs hs f¡¢a−m ®f¡m¡J j¡wp l¡æ¡
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Q−mz p¡l¡¢ce k¡u j¢Zl g¤yL¢e g¤−L Q¤−m¡ dl¡−a, b¡m h¡pe j¡S−az j¢Zl D−cl
S¡j¡ p−å−hm¡−aC jnm¡l l−P, R¡C−u, L¡c¡u j¢me m¡−N ®cM−az


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    – j¡−u−l j¡Ce−o LC¢Rm, EL¤e H−e e−M VL¡n L−l g¤¢V−u j¢Z h−m HLV¡
¢hu¡ hC−az S¡j¡C Bh¡l fm¡u k¢c, ®Mc¡Cu¡ ®cu k¢cz j¡−u ¢hu¡ hu e¡Cz Bj¡l
®ha−el ®Vq¡ Sj−m, B¢j j¡−l mCu¡, ¢Q¢e−l mCu¡ ®Nl¡−j¡ k¡Cu¡j N¡, k¡Cu¡
HLM¡e Ol a¤mh¡j, j¤†¡ j¤¢† ¢LCe¡ f¡mh¡jz j¤†¡ j¤¢† ¢Xj ¢ch, h¡CµQ¡ ¢ch,
®qCa¡ h¡S¡−l¡ ®hQ−m Bj−N¡ ¢WqC f¤o¡Chz
   j¢Zl ®Q¡−M l¡Sq¡y−pl ja p¡yal¡u üfÀz j¡−p f¡yQ V¡L¡ ®hae a¡l H h¡¢s−az
LMeJ ®p a¡l ®ha−el V¡L¡ q¡−a ¢e−u ®c−M¢ez j¡'l L¡−R V¡L¡ Sj¡ B−Rz j¢Zl
kMe ¢h−u q−h, j¡ h−m−Re a¡−L Sj¡−e¡ V¡L¡ ¢c−u ®p¡e¡l c¤m h¡¢e−u ®c−he
HL−S¡s¡, e¡−Ll HL¢V g¤mJz
   – öe¡l c¤m ¢cu¡ ¢L Ll¡j! ¢hu¡ hC−m Bh¡l S¡j¡C−u f¤m¡ e¡ AC−m k¢c
®Mc¡Cu¡ ®cu! Bj¡−l ®ha−el ®Vq¡¢V ¢cu¡ ®cCe−k, kqe k¡Cu¡jz
    j¢Zl ®Q¡−Ml ®ial l¡Sq¡yp NË£h¡ Ey¢Q−uz j¢Zl ü−fÀl O−l j¡ a¡l c¤C ®j−u
¢Q¢e Bl j¢Z−L ¢e−u j¡w−pl ®T¡m ®j−M −fV f¤−l ®d¡yu¡ JW¡ i¡a −M−u e£m
jn¡¢ll ¢e−Q eL¢n L¡yb¡ N¡−u O¤−j¡uz Hl ®Q−u hs ®L¡eJ üfÀ −cM−a j¢Z S¡−e
e¡z

    pç¡ c¤C f−l h¡¢s−a j¡ h¡h¡ ®LE ®eC, ¢h−L−m Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l ®c¢M f¡s¡l
®j−ul¡J B−p¢e ®Mm−a, j¢Z h¡pe j¡S−R E−W¡−e h−p, e¡l−L−ml R¤hm¡u R¡C
®j−Mz Bj¡lJ C−µR L−l Hm¤¢j¢eu¡−jl L¡¢m fs¡ h¡pe…−m¡−L −j−S dhd−h n¡c¡
h¡e¡−az j¢Zl q¡a ®b−L f¡¢am ®V−e ¢e−u R¡Cj¡M¡ R¤hm¡u O¢pz Jl j¤M e£m q−u
J−W Bj¡l L¡ä ®c−M, −Y¡yL ¢N−m h−m –M¡m¤S¡e S¡e−m Bj¡−l j¡Cl¡ g¡m¡Ch
Bf¡z Be−q k¡Cez Bj¡−l L¡j Ll−a ®cCez
    – −LE S¡eh e¡z a¤C L¡E−l LCp e¡z Qm a¡s¡a¡¢s j¡CS¡ Bjl¡ H‚¡ ®c¡‚¡
®M¢mz B¢j h¢mz
     j¢Zl HL¢V −Q¡M M¤¢n−a e¡−Qz H‚¡ ®c¡‚¡ −p qua ®M−m−R LMeJ, H h¡¢s−a
euz H h¡¢s−a Q¡Ll¡¢e−cl ®Mm¡l ¢euj ®eCz
     – ®Mmh¡Ce Bj¡l p¡−b? M¡m¡ S¡e−m Bj¡−l j¡lhz j¢Z Q¡l¢cL a¡L¡u,
h¡¢s−a ®LE ®eC ®S−eJ a¡L¡uz a¡l B−lL ®Q¡−M ¢àd¡z
     – ®LE S¡eh e¡z ®NV M¤m−el në f¡C−m Bjl¡ ®Mm¡ hå LCl¡ ¢cu¡jz j¢Zl
¢àd¡l ®Q¡M¢V−a ®Q−u h¢mz
     E−W¡−e c¡N ®L−V H‚¡ ®c¡‚¡ ®M¢m B¢j Bl j¢Zz hs−m¡L Bl ®R¡V−m¡Lz
j¢Z−L Ha M¤¢n q−a LMeJ ®c¢M¢e B¢jz J i¤−m k¡¢µRm B¢j a¡l j¢e−hl ®j−uz
®ke Bjl¡ A−eL¢c−el pC, c¤'SeC Bjl¡ ®R¡V−m¡L, Abh¡ c¤'SeC hs−m¡Lz
q¡−a f¡−u d¤−m¡ Bj¡−clz B¢j ¢L¢e H‚¡, ®a‚¡, kj¤e¡, j¢Z ®L−e ®c¡‚¡, ®Q±L¡z
®Mm¡ f¤−l¡c−j Qm−a b¡−L, Hje pju L¡−m¡ gV−L në, ¢RV−L f¢s c¤'Se
c¤'¢c−Lz j¢Z ®c±−s¡u f¡LO−lz B¢j f¡−u H‚¡−c¡‚¡l c¡N j¤−R ®c±−s¡C O−l,
−p¡S¡ fs¡l ®V¢h−mz f¡LOl ®b−L a¢sO¢s L¡−Ql h¡pe fœ ¢e−u j¢Z ®c±−s¡u

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Lmf¡−s, ®d¡h¡l Lb¡ ¢Rm Hphz Lmf¡−l ¢N−u ýj¢s ®M−u f−s ®hQ¡l¡, TeTe
L−l ®i−P f−s L¡−Ql NÔ¡p, ¢Q−ej¡¢Vl b¡m, h¡¢V L¡f na V¤L−l¡ q−uz
   j¡ ®c−Me ay¡l n−Ml h¡p−el q¡mz
   Q¤−ml j¤¢W d−l ¢VEh−u−ml q¡a−ml Jfl j¢Zl Lf¡m ®W¡−Le j¡z −L−V lš²
T−l Lf¡m ®b−Lz q¡a−ml N¡−u ®m−N b¡−L lš²z j¢Z gÉ¡L¡−p ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡−L
Bj¡l ¢c−Lz −p ¢ceC j¢Z−L ¢h−cu L−l ®cJu¡ quz c¤−V¡ ®Rys¡ S¡j¡ Bl D−cl
®p−äm f¤yV¢m−a ®hy−d ®Q¡−Ml Sm j¤R−a j¤R−a j¢Z j¡'−L h−m – Bj¡l ®ha−el
®Vq¡¢V ®cCe M¡m¡z
    j¡ h−me – La hs p¡qp al ®ha−el ®Vq¡ c¡¢h Llp! a¤C Bj¡l h¡pe
¢LCe¡ ®c, i¡PRp ®kC¢Xz al ®ha−el Sj¡ ®Vq¡ ¢cu¡ Bj¡l h¡pe ¢Le−a AChz
c§l Az c§l A Bj¡l ®Q¡−‚l p¡j−e−bz
     j¢Z c§l qu f¤yV¢m hN−m L−lz c¤'hR−l H h¡¢s ®b−L a¡l ASÑe c¤−V¡ ®Rys¡ S¡j¡
Bl HL−S¡s¡ L¡m ¢g−al ®p−ämz j¢Z a¡l j¡−ul L¡−R k¡−h, j¡ a¡−L AeÉ
®L¡eJ h¡¢s−a L¡−S ®c−h Bh¡l f¡yQ V¡L¡ j¡−pz j¢Z Bh¡l üfÀ ®cM−hz B¢j
h¡l¡¾c¡l b¡−j ®qm¡e ¢c−u j¢Zl Q−m k¡Ju¡ ®c¢Mz J ¢j¢m−u −k−a b¡−L AåL¡−lz
J−L ®fRe ¢gl−a ®c¢M e¡z g¤mh¡q¡¢lJ HlLj Q−m ¢N−u¢Rm HL¢ce ®M¡ys¡−a
®M¡ys¡−a, ®fRe ®g−l¢ez p−å ®b−L ¢Ty¢Ty X¡L−Rz L¤u¡n¡u ¢i−S ®k−a b¡−L O¡p
j¡¢V, ¢iS−a b¡¢L B¢jz −Q¡−Ml f¡f¢s…−m¡u ¢n¢nl S−j Bj¡lz fÐg¤õ−cl h¡¢s
®b−L ¢nE¢m g¤−ml Nå H−p Bj¡−cl B¢Pe¡ i−l k¡uz
     j¡ c¤¢eu¡ c¡¢l ®R−s ¢c−a Q¡e, ¢L¿º q¡y−s j‹¡l c¤¢eu¡c¡¢l a¡y−L ®R−s ®L¡b¡J
k¡u e¡z ¢Q−ej¡¢Vl b¡m h¡¢V Bl L¡−Ql NÔ¡−pl SeÉ j¡ HjeC L¡al qe ®k
j¡N−l−hl e¡j¡−SJ ¢a¢e je hp¡−a f¡−le e¡z
     h¡l¡¾c¡u h−p L¤y L¤y L−l L¡yc−a b¡−L l−LVz j¡ S¡ue¡j¡−S h−p ®QyQ¡e –
L¤š¡X¡−l c§l Llz L¤š¡ b¡L−m h¡¢sa ®g−lpa¡ B−u e¡z
    ¢jne¡¢ll HL f¡â£ k¤−Ül fl −cn ®R−s Q−m k¡Ju¡l ¢ce ay¡l L¤L¤l¢V−L ¢c−u
®N−Re ®R¡Vc¡−L, −R¡Vc¡ ¢NV¡l ¢nM−a ®k−ae ¢jne¡¢ll L¡−R HL h¡¢s−a, k¡Ju¡l
f−b fСuC ®cM−ae ¢hn¡m HL L¤L¤l f¡â£l ®fRe ®fRe q¡yV−R, −R¡Vc¡ L¤Ll¢Vl
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¢c−L ¢hpÈu- ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u b¡L−aez L¤Ll hm j¤−M ¢e−u ®c±−s¡a, f¡â£ q¡a
h¡¢s−u ¢c−m ®pJ X¡e f¡ a¤−m ¢c−u qÉ¡ä−nL Llaz ®pC L¤L¤l Bj¡−cl h¡¢s
Bp¡l fl °q °Q f−s ®Nmz l−LV h−m X¡L−mC L¤L¤l l−L−Vl ja ®c±−s B−pz
q¡a h¡s¡−m L¤L¤lJ q¡a h¡s¡uz h¡h¡ hm−me – h¡¢s−a L¤L¤l HLV¡ clL¡l B−Rz
L¤L¤l ®Q¡l ®Mc¡Chz h¡h¡ Lp¡CM¡e¡ ®b−L pÙ¹¡u q¡s−N¡sAm¡ HLdl−el j¡wp
¢L−e B−ee l−L−Vl SeÉ, S−m ®pÜ L−l J…−m¡ J−L ®cJu¡ qu ®M−az l−L−Vl
Bh¡l h¡−S A−iÉp, g¡yL ®f−mC O−ll ®p¡g¡u ¢N−u ®n¡uz ¢hR¡e¡u L¡c¡ f¡−u
J−Wz e¡¢eh¡¢s−aJ L¤L¤l −c−M¢R, ¢WL¡e¡q£e L¤L¤l, l¡Ù¹¡u O¤la, ¢r−d ®f−m BS
H h¡¢s L¡m J h¡¢s ¢N−u ¢hlp j¤−M h−p b¡La, ®g−m ®cJu¡ Hy−V¡Ly¡V¡ ®mS
®e−s ®e−s ®M−u N¡−Rl R¡u¡u O¤−j¡az Jph L¤L¤l ®m¡−Ll m¡¢b ®Ma, ¢Ym ®Ma,

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N¡m ®Maz Bl l−LV ®c¢M j¡e¤−ol ja Bl¡j Q¡uz N¡−u q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢c−m ®mS
e¡−s M¤¢n−az ¢L¿º j¡ h−m ®ce – L¤L¤l qCm e¡f¡L ¢S¢ep, e¡f¡L ¢S¢ep−l c§−l
l¡Mz hÉp l−L−Vl O−l Bp¡ hå, h¡l¡¾c¡u O¤−j¡−h ¢c−e, l¡−a ®nLm ®Ry−s ®cJu¡
q−h, ®Q¡l a¡s¡−hz l−LV ®Q¡−Ml Bs¡−m b¡−L ¢c−el ®hm¡, ¢V−el O−ll h¡l¡¾c¡u,
®L k¡u J¢c−L! q¡¢hS¡¢h ¢S¢epfœ b¡−L J O−lz p¡l¡¢ce Hje qu l−L−Vl g¤−V¡
¢V−el b¡m¡ M¡¢m f−s b¡−Lz j¡ i¤−m k¡e l−LV−L M¡h¡l ¢c−az l¡−a L¤y L¤y n−ë
L¡y−c l−LVz
    Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l B¢j fСuC ¢S−‘p L¢l – l−LV−l M¡Ju¡ ¢cR?
    j¡ h−me – ¢c¢Rz
    – Lqe ¢cR? j−e qu ¢rc¡ m¡N−R l−L−Vl, Bh¡l ®cJz
    Bj¡l e¡fa¡¢e−a j¡ l¡−Nez – al Ha ®M¡yS mJu¡ m¡Nh e¡ Lqe ¢c¢Rz L¤š¡
Lqe ¢L M¡Ch e¡ M¡Ch a¡ B¢j h¤Th¡jz
    l−L−Vl öL−e¡ j¤−Ml ¢c−L a¡¢L−u Bj¡l je h−m l−LV M¡u¢ez Bd−fV
®M−u Bj¡l b¡−ml M¡h¡l j¡'−L m¤¢L−u l−L−Vl g¤−V¡ ¢V−el b¡−m ®Y−m ¢cC, l−LV
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®mS ®e−s j¤M X¤¢h−u M¡uz j¤q−aÑ ®M−u ®no L−l BlJ M¡Ju¡l Bn¡u ®mS e¡s−a
b¡−Lz
    h¡h¡J qW¡v qW¡v h−me – L¤L¤lV¡ öL¡Cu¡ k¡Ca¡−Rz J−l M¡Ju¡ ®cJ e¡ e¡¢L!
    j¡ h¡h¡l JflJ l¡−Nez c¡y−a c¡ya O−p h−me –M¡Ju¡ B¢j ¢ca¡¢Rz M¡Ju¡l
Ef−l M¡C−m L¤š¡l nC−ml m¤j fCs¡ k¡Chz Aa clc b¡L−m ¢e−S l¡C¾c¡
M¡Ju¡CJz
    l−LV ö¢L−u ®k−a b¡−Lz ®fV ¢j−n ®k−a b¡−L ¢f−Wl p−‰z l−LV Bh¡l
¢e−S ®nLm M¤−m −h¢l−u Bp−a ¢n−M−R, ®h¢l−u L¡−m¡ gVL ®M¡m¡ ®f−m ®p¡S¡
Q−m k¡u l¡Ù¹¡l jum¡ M¤y−V ®M−az l¡Ù¹¡l L¤L¤l cm ®hy−d l−LV−L L¡js¡uz HL f¡m
®e¢s L¤š¡ Bl HL¡ Hm−p¢pu¡ez Hm−p¢pu¡e ®q−l k¡uz l−L−Vl N¡−u O¡y q−a
b¡−Lz j¡ h−me – L¤š¡l Ap¤M qC−Rz i¡a M¡C−m h¢j L−lz L¤š¡−l Bl i¡a
−cJu¡ ¢WL e¡z
    −R¡Vc¡ a¡yl ¢NV¡−l p§l ®a¡−me, ¢np ¢c−a ¢c−a l¡Ù¹¡u q¡y−Ve, f¡−nl h¡¢sl
X¢m f¡m ¢np ö−e a¡−cl S¡e¡m¡u H−p c¡ys¡uz hå¤l¡ h¡¢s−a B−p B—¡ ¢c−a,
B—¡ ¢c−u Q¤−m −V¢l ®L−V hå¤−cl p−‰ −R¡Vc¡ ®h¢l−u k¡e h¡C−lz l−L−Vl Mhl
®eJu¡ Bl ay¡l q−u J−W e¡z
    L¤š¡ b¡L−m h¡¢sa ®g−lpa¡ B−u e¡, j¡'l ¢QvL¡l Bj¡−L HaV¤L¤ es¡u e¡z
−kje B¢j c¡¢ys−u¢Rm¡j, ®aje b¡¢Lz ®ke B¢j ö¢e¢e j¡ ¢L hm−Rez −ke H
h¡¢s−a ®g−lpa¡ Bp¤L e¡ Bp¤L Bj¡l ¢LR¤ k¡u B−p e¡z ®ke B¢j ¢Ty¢Tl X¡L
öe¢R M¤h je ¢c−uz N−Òfl hC −Nm¡ HL Ec¡p£e ®j−u B¢j, j¡ fСuC B−rf
L−lez B¢j BS e¡ qu p¢aÉC Ec¡p£ez fb q¡¢l−u j¢Z k¢c ¢g−l B−p, ®N¡f−e
A−fr¡ L¢l HL Ec¡p£e ®j−u, L¤u¡n¡u ¢i−Sz


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    j¢Z−L a¡¢s−u ®cJu¡l fl j¡ c'¤¢ce X¡m i¡a l¡−yde, HL¡Cz ®jS¡S M−Q
b¡−L j¡'l, h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−mC ®QyQ¡e – ®R¢s…m¡−l f¡LO−l BC−a ®cu e¡z A−N¡l
¢L ¢hu¡ n¡¢c ACh e¡? S¡j¡C−l l¡Cå¡ M¡Ju¡C−a ACh e¡? h¡−fl h¡¢s b¡CL¡ ph
®j−ul¡C l¡¾c¡ ¢n−qz Bl HC…m¡e ®hX¡l m¡q¡e Q−mz
    h¡h¡ −L−n Nm¡ f¢l×L¡l L−l h−me – Hl¡ ®mM¡fs¡ L−lz f¡LO−l L¡j Llh
LÉ¡? L¡j Ll¡l j¡e¤o l¡¢M e¡C? Bj¡l ®j−ul¡ ®ke f¡LO−ll d¡−l L¡−R e¡ k¡uz
®mM¡fs¡ eø qChz
    – ®mq¡fs¡ LCl¡, j¡ h−me, Eô¡Cu¡ ¢ca¡−R H−qLV¡z h¡f e¡ b¡L−m O−l,
p¡l¡¢ce ®R¢sl¡ ®M−mz L¡−jl j¡e¤o M¤−S¡z Bj¡l HLm¡l f−r l¡å¡h¡¢s pñh e¡z
®k L¡−jl ®R¢sC B−u, L¡j L¡S ¢nMÉ¡ kqe HLm¡C f¡−l ph Ll−a, aqe k¡u
N¡z
    j¡ l¡æ¡O−l k¡Ju¡ hå L−l ®ce, Q¤−m¡u B…e d−l e¡z ®LE S¡−e e¡ ®L M¢s
¢Qs−h, ®L jnm¡ h¡V−h, b¡m h¡pe j¡S−h! l¡æ¡ Ll−h! L¡fs−Q¡fs ®d¡−h!
Ol−c¡l T¡l¦ ®c−h! h¡h¡−L ®h¡T¡−e¡ qu pwp¡l AQm q−u B−Rz ¢a¢e i¡a Q¡C−m
h−m ®cJu¡ qu L¡−jl j¡e¤o e¡C, ®LX¡ l¡eh i¡a! H¢c−L, j¡, h¡h¡ ®ke e¡
S¡−ee, Bj¡−cl ®M−a ®ce, h¡¢s−a ¢i¢M¢l H−m HL−hm¡ M¡h¡l ®c−he Q¤¢š²−a
jnm¡ h¡¢V−u, b¡mh¡pe d¤C−u, i¡a l¡y¢d−u, Be¡Sf¡¢a L¡¢V−u, l¡y−dez
    ®no Ah¢c ea¤e h¡S¡−ll Eà¡Ù¹¤ HL ®j−u−L, ö−u ¢Rm g¤Vf¡−a, ®X−L a¤−m
e¡j d¡j ¢S−‘p L−l h¡h¡ ¢e−u B−pe h¡¢s−az
    Bf¡aa, h−me h¡h¡, l¡−M¡z
    Bf¡aa q−mJ j¡ fl£r¡ ¢e−a h−pez j¡ ®Qu¡−l h−p −ial h¡l¡¾c¡u, −j−u¢V
L¡−Wl b¡j d−l c¡y¢s−uz hup BV eu q−h, e¡L ®h−u p¢cÑ T¤m−R, R¡a¡ fs¡ N¡,
Q¤m ®l¡−c f¤−s m¡m, fl−e HL¢V jum¡ q¡gfÉ¡¾V ®Lhm, HLpju n¡c¡ ¢Rm
®h¡dqu Hl lw, HMe ®j−V l−Pl, f¤l¦ L¡c¡ S−j ö¢L−u B−R f¡−uz WÉ¡wHl Q¡js¡
Ml¡l j¡¢Vl ja g¡V¡z j¡ ®a−a¡ Nm¡u ¢S−‘p L−le – ¢L e¡j al?
    – ®le¤z ®j−u e¡−Ll p¢cÑ ®V−e ¢g¢l−u ¢e−u e¡−L, h−mz
    – ¢L ¢L L¡j f¡lp? j¡ ¢S−‘p L−lez
    −le¤ Lb¡ h−m e¡z E−W¡−el N¡RN¡R¡¢m ®c−M, q¡yp j¤l¢N ®c−Mz
    j¡ ®le¤l BN¡j¡b¡u a£rÈ ®Q¡M ®g−m Bh¡l ¢S−‘p L−le – L¤−e¡¢ce L¡j
LlRp L¡lJ h¡¢sa?
   −le¤ j¡b¡ ®e−s h−m – e¡z
   –al j¡ h¡f e¡C? dj−L ö−d¡ez
   –j¡ B−Rz h¡f e¡Cz ®le¤ ¢e¢hÑL¡l h−m, ®ke h¡h¡ j¡ b¡L¡ e¡ b¡L¡ hs ®L¡eJ
OVe¡ euz
   j¡ ¢j−W ü−l ¢S−‘p L−le – BlJ i¡C hCe B−R?
   – e¡qz k¡u B−p e¡ i¢‰−a, ®le¤z
   – jnm¡ h¡V−a f¡l¢h? L¡fs d¤C−a?

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   −le¤ O¡s L¡a L−l, f¡l−hz
   j¡ e¡L L¤Q−L, −le¤l N¡ ®b−L c¤NÑå ®h−l¡−µR h−mC ¢L e¡, h−me –i¡a l¡e−a
            y
f¡lp?
    −le¤ Bh¡l O¡s L¡a L−l, f¡−lz
    fl£r¡u f¡n qu ®le¤lz −le¤ hq¡m q−u k¡uz j¡ a¡−L Lmam¡u f¡W¡e p¡h¡e
®j−M, N¡−ul jum¡ a¤−m ®N¡pm Ll−az ®N¡pm p¡l−m q¡−al a¡m¤−a ®am ®Y−m
®ce Q¤−m j¡M¡lz Bj¡l f¤−l¡−e¡ HLM¡e¡ S¡j¡ fl−a ¢c−u h¡¢p X¡m ¢c−u f¡¿¹¡
®M−a ®cez ®M−u −le¤®L Ol T¡s¤ ¢c−a h−me, Ol T¡s¤l fl jnm¡ h¡V¡, i¡a ly¡d¡z
j¡ ®le¤l L¡S mr L−le Bs¡m ®b−Lz
    h¡¢s−a L¡−Sl ®m¡L HL¢V ®N−m B−lL¢V B−pz j¢Z ®N−m ®le¤ B−pz HL
−R¡V−m¡L ¢N−u B−lL ®R¡V−m¡Lz ®R¡V−m¡−L nql i¢az q¡a h¡s¡−mC ®R¡V−m¡Lz
Bj¡−cl Bl¡j B−u−n ®L¡eJ ®Rc f−s e¡z
    −le¤l q¡−a pwp¡l a¤−m ¢c−u j¡ f£lh¡¢s k¡ez jS¢mn ö−e −Ly−c ®Q¡M g¤¢m−u
h¡¢s ®g−lez c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll j¡ h¡f a¤−m N¡m ®ce, Bh¡l i¡a l¡yd−a ¢N−u S¡E L−l
®gm−m ®le¤l N¡−m L−o Qs Lo¡ez
    j¡'l ®jS¡S HC i¡m, HC M¡l¡fz L¡−Sl ®m¡L j¡'l ®jS¡−Sl i−u ¢py¢V−u
b¡−L H h¡¢s−az j¡'l i¡mh¡p¡J qW¡v qW¡v Ef−Q f−sz ®le¤−L L¡uc¡ fs¡−a
h−pe l¡−az ®le¤ Bl¢h Ar−l q¡a ®l−M f−s B¢mg ®h ®a ®pz Bj¡l f¤−l¡−e¡
S¡j¡ HL¢Vl S¡uN¡u c¤−V¡ Q−m k¡u ®le¤l cM−mz
   hsl ¢f¢l¢a h¡¢ml hy¡d
   r−Z q¡−a c¢s, r−Z Q¡ycz
     H h¡¢s−a −le¤l M¡f M¡Ju¡−e¡l B−NC l−LV j−l f−s b¡−L h¡l¡¾c¡uz j¡
h¡h¡−L Mhl f¡W¡e ®jbl −X−L Be−a, jl¡ L¤š¡X¡−l h¡C−l g¡m¡C−az
     h¡h¡ ay¡l Jo¤−dl ®c¡L¡−el HL LjÑQ¡¢l f¡¢W−u ®cez ®p l−L−Vl Nm¡u c¢s
®hy−d ®V−e h¡¢sl h¡C−l ¢e−u k¡uz E−W¡−el j¡¢Vl Jfl c¡N f−s u¡u l−L−Vl
k¡Ju¡lz B¢j −c±−s −N¡pmM¡e¡u k¡C, L¡yc−az HC HL¢V S¡uN¡ B−R h¡¢s−a,
¢e−S−L m¤−L¡−e¡ k¡uz l−LV Bl l−L−Vl ja R¤−V Bp−h e¡ X¡L−mCz q¡−a ¢hú¤V
¢e−u c¡ys¡−m ®c±−s H−p m¡¢g−u ¢hú¤V −e−h e¡ j¤−Mz Bjl¡ l¡Ù¹¡u ®h−l¡−m l−LVJ
®h−l¡a, f¡s¡l ®m¡−Ll¡ qy¡ q−u Bj¡−cl Hm−p¢pu¡e ®cMaz ®j¡−s ¢N−u hma¡j
l−LV h¡¢s k¡, Bj¡−cl h¡dÉ ®M¡L¡ HL ®c±−s h¡¢s ¢g−l ®kaz −pC l−LV e¡
®M−a ®f−u, Ap¤−M i¤−N, RmRm ®Q¡−M Bj¡−cl −cM−a ®cM−a Q¤fQ¡f j−l ®Nmz
®LE a¡−L fö q¡pf¡a¡−mJ HL¢ce ¢e−u ®Nm e¡z B¢j H h¡¢sl ®Y¢‰ ®R¢s, B¢j
e¡L Nm¡−m N¡m öe−a quz a¡C ¢e−Sl e¡L L¡e ®W¡yV p¡dÉja …¢V−u −l−M¢Rm¡jz
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     l−LV j−l k¡Ju¡l fl ea¤e HL¢V L¤L−ll h¡µQ¡ ¢e−u H−me j¡ e¡¢e h¡¢s
®b−Lz ¢c¢n L¤L¤lz J−L l−LV e¡−j X¡L¡l C−µR ¢Rm, j¡ hm−me Hl e¡j f¢fz j¡
k¡ h−me, a¡C, f¢fz f¡he¡u HL L¡l¡f¡−ml L¤L¤−ll e¡j f¢f ¢Rm, j¡'l nM a¡C
f¢f l¡M¡lz j¡ R¡Nm −f¡−oe, Lh¤al ®f¡−oe, j¤l¢N ®f¡−oe, HMe L¤L¤lz j¡ ay¡l

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f¢f−L HMe M¡Ju¡e c¡Ju¡ez HMe Bl ®aje h−me e¡ L¤š¡ e¡f¡L ¢S¢ep, L¤š¡
b¡L−m h¡¢sa ®g−lpa¡ B−p e¡z ®cM−a ®cM−a f¢f j¡'l M¤h eÉ¡JV¡ q−u f−sz
j¡ HMe f¢fl j¢Zhz j¡ ¢e−Sl f¡a ®b−L f¢fl b¡−m j¡wp a¤−m ®cez f¢f−L
                               y
®Mm¡ ®nM¡−a Q¡C, ®n−M e¡, R¤−s ®cJu¡ hm m¡¢g−u j¤−M ¢e−a f¡−l e¡z f¢f
HLM¡e¡ n¡c¡j¡V¡ ®Q¡l a¡s¡−e¡ L¤L¤l q−u J−Wz j¡ n¡c¡j¡V¡ L¤L¤l−L BclkaÁ
L−le, ®le¤−LJ L−lez ®le¤ j¡'l N¡ ¢V−f ®cu l¡−az ¢h¢m ®L−V ®cu Q¤−mz j¡ a¡−L
Bl¢h Arl ®nM¡−e¡ ®no L−l h¡wm¡ Arl ®nM¡−a öl¦ L−lez ah¤ ®le¤ ¢h¢e−u
¢h¢e−u g¡yL ®f−mC L¡y−c, a¡l j¡'l SeÉ fl¡e ®f¡−sz
    Ha Llm¡j a¡lflJ L¡¾cp, j¡ h−me, h¡¢¾cl S¡a h¡¢¾cC b¡L¢hz h¡¢s h¡¢s
h¡¢¾c¢N¢l LCl¡C al M¡C−a AChz
     h¡h¡ ®le¤l O¡s aÉ¡s¡¢jl Mhl ö−e a¡l j¡'−L M¤y−S ®f−a ¢e−u B−pe h¡¢s−az
j¡'−L h−me – ®le¤l j¡−u−lJ l¡−M¡z j¡−u i¡¢l L¡j Llh, Bl ®R¢s Ll−h
g¤VgClj¡nz
    −le¤l j¡'l SeÉ fl¢ce h¡h¡ HLV¡ R¡f¡ p¤¢a n¡¢s ¢L−e B−eez j¡ n¡¢s¢Vl
h¤eV c¤'BP¤−m flM L−l h−me L¡fsX¡l h¡Ce hs i¡m¡z c¡¢j L¡fsz Hlj L¡fs
B¢jJ hR−l c¤CX¡ f¡C e¡z
    L¡−S m¡N¡ Ah¢c −le¤l j¡'−L EW−a hp−a djL¡e j¡z h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−m h−me
– HC ®h¢Xl üi¡h Q¢lœ i¡m¡ e¡z
    –LÉ¡e ¢L Ll−R? h¡h¡l ®Q¡−M ®L±a§qmz
    –h¡S¡l mCu¡ −c¡q¡−el LjÑQ¡¢l BC¢Rm c¤f¤−l, ®c¢q ¢gp¢gp LCl¡ Lb¡ Lu
®ql p¡−bz j¡ h−me – HLM¡e hÔ¡ES ¢c¢R ¢fe−az ¢f−¾ce¡z hÉ¡X¡C−el p¡j−e h¤L
®cq¡Cu¡ q¡−Xz
   h¡h¡ Q¤f L−l b¡−Lez
   h¡h¡l Q¤f q−u b¡L¡ ®cM−m j¡'l N¡ SÅ−mz

    j¡p f¡l qu ®le¤ Bl a¡l j¡'®L ¢c−uC, M¤y¢s−u M¤y¢s−uz j¡ Bh¡l Apj−u h¡¢s
¢gl−a b¡−Le, S¡ue¡j¡−S h−p ¢S¢Ll Ll−a b¡−Le Bõ¡qlz pwp¡®l HC B−Re
¢a¢e, HC ®eCz ®le¤l j¡'l q¡−a Am−r Q−m k¡u ®N¡V¡ pwp¡−ll i¡lz ®am m¡N−h
¢L e¤e m¡N−h, L¡¢m¢Sl¡ ¢L Hm¡¢Q, ®le¤l j¡'l L¡−RC ¢S−‘p L−le h¡h¡z Ahp−l
®p Q¤m h¡y−d, …e…¢e−u N¡e L−lz j¡'l ®c−M Ha l¡N qu ®k h−me – N¡e LCl e¡
®le¤l j¡z L¡−jl j¡e¤o L¡j Llh¡z j¤M h¤CS¡ Llh¡z
     −le¤l j¡ …e…e b¡j¡uz
     −p pjuC HL l¡−a, −k l¡−a h¡¢sl ph¡C O¤¢j−u ®N−m nlvQ−¾cl ®chc¡p
f−s −Ly−c −L−V h¡¢mn ¢i¢S−u −a¡o−Ll am¡u ¢el¡f−c hC¢V ®l−M p−h
O¤¢j−u¢R, i£oZ n−ë dsg¢s−u E¢Wz në¢V ¢WL ¢L−pl fÐbj Ae¤j¡e qu e¡z L¡e
®f−a ®b−L h¤¢T j¡'l ¢QvL¡l, ®pC p−‰ clS¡u në, d¤s¤j d¤s¤jz ®L¡eJ hå clS¡
®Wm−R ®LEz −S¡−lz i¡P−a Q¡C−Rz h¡¢s−a ¢L X¡L¡a Hm! Bj¡l q¡a f¡ Ahn

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q−a öl¦ L−l, N¡ O¡j−az nÄ¡p hå L−l ö−u b¡¢L BnwL¡uz ®Q¡M h¤−S, ®ke
A−O¡−l O¤−j¡¢µR, ®ke Nm¡u ®L¡f hp¡−a j¡u¡ qu −Q¡l X¡L¡−alz −LE ®c±−s¡−µR
h¡l¡¾c¡uz BlJ HLSe ®LEz a£hÐ ¢QvL¡l h¡l¡¾c¡l ¢c−L Bp−Rz ®LE HLSe
Nm¡ ®Q−f Lb¡ hm−R, L¡−L, ¢L, ®h¡T¡l p¡dÉ ®eCz
    O¤j Bj¡l ®kje i¡−P, Cu¡p¢j−elJz J ¢gp¢gp L−l h−m – L£ qC−R h¤h¤?
    – S¡¢e e¡z AÖg¤V ü−l h¢mz
    h¤−Ll ®ial d¤jd¤j L−l q¡a¤¢s f−s Bj¡lz i−u q¡a f¡ W¡ä¡ q−u k¡−µRz
h¡l¡¾c¡l c¡f¡c¡¢f L−j H−m c¡c¡−L, ®R¡Vc¡−L O¤j ®b−L a¤−m ®k Mhl¢V ®ce j¡,
a¡ ®Q¡l X¡L¡−al euz h¡h¡lz h¡h¡ dl¡ f−s−Re l¡a Bs¡CV¡u l¡æ¡O−l ®le¤l j¡'l
¢hR¡e¡uz j¡'l f¡am¡ O¤j, qW¡v O¤j ®i−P ®N−m Ol…−m¡u ®qy−V ®qy−V flM Ll¢R−me
clS¡ S¡e¡m¡ ph hå B−R ¢L e¡, ®Q¡−ll Efâh ®k−qa¤, a¡C L−le E−Wz h¡h¡l
O−ll clS¡M¡e¡ h¡l¡¾c¡u k¡Ju¡l, ®cM−me j¡, ¢pV¢L¢e ®M¡m¡z jn¡¢l a¤−m
®cM−me h¡h¡ ®eC ¢hR¡e¡uz −fn¡hM¡e¡u M¤yS−me, h¡h¡ ®eCz h¡l¡¾c¡u, ®eCz
l¡æ¡O−ll ®ial ®b−L në Bp−R ¢LR¤lz L¡e ®f−a öe−me ®ia−l h¡h¡l Nm¡ Bl
®Q±¢Ll, ®le¤l j¡ ®k ®Q±¢L−a ¢hR¡e¡ f¡a−R Na p¡a¢ce d−l, jVjV BJu¡Sz
    Ha l¡−a h¡h¡ ö−a ®N−Re l¡æ¡O−l ®le¤l j¡'l p−‰! B¢j jn¡¢ll Q¡y¢cl ¢c−L
®Q−u b¡¢L ¢eØfСZz Bj¡l f¡−n Cu¡p¢je ö−u b¡−L hs hs ®Q¡M ®j−m, ¢en−ëz
    c¤¢eu¡c¡¢l ®R−s ®cJu¡ j¡ ¢h¢e−u ¢h¢e−u p¡l¡l¡a L¡y−cez j¡'l L¡æ¡l p−‰
−S−N b¡−L Bj¡l, ®R¡Vc¡l, c¡c¡l Bl Cu¡p¢j−el c£OÑ¢exnÄ¡pz




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f£lh¡¢s 2


     f£lh¡¢s−a Y¤L−m Bj¡l N¡ RjRj L−lz H h¡¢sl ph…−m¡ N¡RC, Bj¡l
BnwL¡ qu, ¢SÅe i§a ®faÁ£l h¡p¡z LMe ®L¡e N¡−Rl am ¢c−u k¡Ju¡l pju ¢SÅe
m¡¢g−u fs−h O¡−s ®L S¡−e, j¡'l BP¤m nš² L−l d−l f£−ll O−ll ¢c−L q¡y¢Vz
Bp−m B¢j q¡y¢V e¡, j¡ q¡y−Ve, Bj¡−L q¡yV−a quz j¡ j¤¢lc q−u−Re f£−llz n¡¢s
®R−s S¡j¡ f¡S¡j¡ d−l−Rez j¡'®L j¡ h−m j−e qu e¡z
     f£−ll O−l h−p B−Re R'p¡a¢V ®j−u, fl−e J−cl f¡−ul f¡a¡ Ah¢c T¤−m
b¡L¡ mð¡ S¡j¡, j¡b¡u Jse¡z S¡j¡…−m¡ nl£−ll p−‰ Hje ¢j−n b¡−L ®k c§l
®b−L ®cM−m j−e qu E−c¡j N¡−u h¤¢T Jl¡z HLS−el fl−e ®Lhm n¡¢sz Nm¡u
a¡¢hS T¤m−R Q¡l−Vz j¡b¡u ®O¡jV¡ V¡e¡z M¤h ¢hjoÑ j¤M a¡ylz f£−ll f¡−ul Jfl
c¤'q¡a ®l−M ¢a¢e h−me
     – f¤m¡ e¡ qC−m ü¡j£ Bj¡−l a¡m¡L ¢ch ýS¤lz
     M¤h d£−l Lb¡ h−me f£l B¢jl¦õ¡q, Lb¡ kMe h−me f¡yQ BP¤−m c¡¢s ByQs¡ez
R¡−cl L¢sL¡−Wl ¢c−L ®Q¡M a¤−m, ®Q¡−M Af¡l j¡u¡, h−me
    Bõ¡ql e¡j mJ, Bõ¡q R¡s¡ ®cJu¡l j¡¢mL ®LE −eC, B¢j ®a¡ E¢Rm¡ j¡œz
j¡Tl¡−a ¢S¢Ll Ll−hz ¢a¢e flJu¡l ®cN¡l, ®c¡ S¡q¡−el j¡¢mL, a¡l L¡−R
L¡−yc¡ B−mu¡z e¡ L¡yc−m a¡l je elj q−h ®Le, hm! h¡¾c¡ k¢c q¡a f¡−a, ®pC
q¡a Bõ¡q ®gl¡e e¡z a¡l Ap£j cu¡z
    B−mu¡ Ef¤s q−u f¡−ul Jfl, ®ke ®pSc¡ Ll−Re, X¤L−l ®Ly−c J−Wez ®R−m
qJu¡l n−aÑ ¢a¢e j¡Tl¡a ®Le, p¡l¡l¡aC ¢S¢Ll Ll−hez B¢jl¦õ¡q c¡¢s ®b−L
q¡a p¢l−u B−mu¡l ¢f−W l¡−Me, L¢sL¡W ®b−L e¡¢j−u B−mu¡l ®O¡jV¡ M−p
®h¢l−u Bp¡ Q¤−m ®Q¡M −l−M h−me Bõ¡q HL, A¢àa£u, ¢el¡L¡l, phÑn¢š²j¡ez a¡l
B¢c ®eC, A¿¹ ®eCz a¡l ¢fa¡j¡a¡ f¤œLeÉ¡ ®eCz ¢a¢eC ph¢LR¤ −c−Me AbQ a¡l
Bj¡−cl ja Qr¤ ®eCz ¢a¢e phC −n¡−ee, AbQ a¡l LZÑ ®eCz ¢a¢e ph¢LR¤C
Ll−a f¡−le AbQ Bj¡−cl ja a¡l q¡a ®eCz ¢a¢e phÑœ phÑc¡ ¢hl¡¢Saz ¢a¢e
Bq¡l L−le e¡, ¢eâ¡ k¡e e¡z a¡l ®L¡eJ BLª¢a ®eCz a¡l a¤me¡ ®cJu¡ ®k−a
f¡−l Hje ®L¡eJ hÙ¹¤ ®eCz ¢a¢e ¢Ql¢ceC B−Re Hhw ¢Ql¢ceC b¡L−hez ¢a¢e
pL−ml Ai¡h f§lZ L−le, a¡l ¢e−Sl ®L¡eJ Ai¡h ®eCz ¢a¢e ¢QlS£¢ha, a¡l
jªa¤É ®eC, dÄwpJ ®eCz ¢a¢e flj c¡a¡, Ap£j cu¡m¤z ¢a¢e phÑ−nÐù C‹−al j¡¢mL,
j¡e¤o−L ¢a¢e C‹a c¡e L−lez a¤¢j a¡l clh¡−l q¡a JW¡J, ®a¡j¡l ¢eÕQu ®R−m
q−h, pj¡−S ®a¡j¡l C‹a lr¡ q−hz
   j¡'l ®fR−e Ssps c¡y¢s−u Bõ¡ql ¢el¡L¡l nl£l¢Vl Lb¡ i¡¢hz ÚH A−eLV¡
Bj¡−cl Cú¤−m k¡c¤ ®cM¡−a Bp¡ ®m¡L¢Vl ja, L¡−m¡ L¡fs ¢c−u ay¡−L ®Y−L
®gm¡ qm, f−l L¡fs pl¡−m k¡c¤Ll Bl ®eC J−az q¡Ju¡u ¢j¢m−u ®N−Rez

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Bj¡lJ k¢c ¢el¡L¡l nl£l b¡La, p¡l¡ nql O¤−l ®hs¡a¡j, hÐþf¤−œl f¡−s HL¡
                                 y
HL¡ Q−m ®ka¡j, ®LE Bj¡l O¡s M¤−S ®fa e¡ O−l ®Wm¡lz
    eaS¡e¤ B−mu¡l Ef¤s qJu¡ nl£−ll am ®b−L f£lp¡h f¡ p¢l−u ®eez
k¤ha£−cl ¢is ®b−L ýj¡ul¡ R¤−V H−p B−mu¡−L d−l E−W¡−e ¢e−u k¡uz Sh¡ N¡R
a−m c¡y¢s−u ByQ−ml ¢NyV M¤−m iy¡S Ll¡ ®e¡V h¡l L−l ýj¡ul¡l q¡−a ®ce
B−mu¡z ýj¡ul¡ j¤−W¡l ®ial ®e¡V¢V ¢e−u f£lp¡−hl q¡−a …y−S ®cu, A¢i‘ q¡az
V¡L¡ HL q¡a ®b−L B−lL q¡−a k¡uz A−eLV¡ ¢l−m ®l−pl jaz f£lp¡h ay¡l
BmM¡õ¡l f−L−V Y¤¢L−u ®ce V¡L¡l q¡a¢V, J¢VC Bf¡aa Qmj¡e LÉ¡nh¡„z
f−L−V ®Y¡L¡−e¡ q¡a¢Vl Jfl ®Q¡M ®Ny−b b¡−L Bj¡lz Bj¡l ®Q¡−Ml f¡a¡u a£rÁ
®Q¡M ®l−M – q¡¢jj¡, p−‰ ®L ®a¡j¡l, ®j−u e¡¢L! f£l h−mez
    j¡ Bj¡l h¡ý ®V−e p¡j−e H−e h−me – ¢SÅ ýS¤lz HC ®j−u S¾j¡C−R h¡lC
l¢hEm BJu¡−mz ®j−u Bj¡l p¡−b c¡s¡u¡ e¡j¡S f−sz L¡uc¡ ¢pg¡l¡ fCs¡
p¡Cl¡ ®L¡l¡e n¢lg dl−Rz H−l H–¤ c¤u¡ LCl¡ ¢c−he ýS¤l, ®ke ®j−u Bj¡l
Dj¡ec¡l quz
   j¡ Bj¡l ¢fW ®W−m h−me – k¡ ýS¤l−L Lcjh¤¢p Llz
     B¢j N¡ nš² L−l c¡y¢s−u b¡¢Lz Lcjh¤¢p Ll¡l SeÉ HL f¡J H−N¡−a C−µR
L−l e¡ Bj¡lz j¡ N¡ −W−me Bj¡l, Bh¡lJz B¢j HL f¡ c¤'f¡ L−l −f−R¡−a
b¡¢Lz j¤−M n¡c¡ mð¡ c¡¢s, f¡−ul −N¡s¡¢m Ah¢c BmM¡õ¡, j¡b¡u Bõ¡ý ®mM¡
®N¡m V¤¢f m¡N¡−e¡ f£l b¡h¡ h¡¢s−u Mf L−l d−le Bj¡−L, ®ke N¡R ®b−L V¤f L−l
fs¡ HL¢V Q¡ma¡ dl−Re j¤−W¡uz Bj¡−L ay¡l N¡−ul p−‰ ®mf−V ®g−me Ha ®k
BmM¡õ¡l ®ial q¡¢l−u k¡u Bj¡l nl£lz nÄ¡p hå q−u Bp−a b¡−Lz −Q¡M h¤−S
¢hs ¢hs L−l ¢LR¤ h−m f£lp¡h g¤y ®ce Bj¡l p¡l¡ j¤−Mz g¤yHl p−‰ b¤a¤ ¢RV−L
f−s j¤−M Bj¡lz
     BmM¡õ¡ ®b−L ®h¢l−u −c±−s ¢N−u m¤−L¡C ®j¡q¡¢hø j¡'l ®fR−ez S¡j¡l q¡a¡u
b¤a¤ j¤R−a j¤R−a ö¢e f£l hm−Re – a¤j¡l ®j−u ¢L c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll fs¡ fs−R e¡¢L!
     j¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p −g−m h−me – qz Bj¡l a ®L¡eJ q¡a e¡C ýS¤l ®R−m−j−ul
Jflz Hl h¡−f ®pC fs¡C fs¡C−a−Rz HC ®j−ul Bh¡l Bõ¡q lp¤m pÇf−LÑ M¤h
S¡e¡l CµR¡z a¡C i¡h¢R Hq¡−e ¢eu¡ Bp−m Jl i¡m m¡N−hz jeV¡ ¢gl−h Bõ¡ql
¢c−L BlJz
     ýS¤l Q¤L Q¤L c¤xM L−le ¢Sqh¡uz ¢hR¡e¡u nl£l H¢m−u h−me – j¤n¢Lm ¢L
S¡−e¡! c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡u j−e nua¡e Y¤−L k¡u, f−l nua¡−el Lhm ®b−L
¢e−S−L j¤š² L−l Bõ¡ql f−b Bp¡ L¢We q−u f−sz HC ®k ®cM e¡¢Su¡, e¡¢gp¡,
j¤e¡−‹h¡, j¢au¡ Hl¡ ph¡C L−m−S fsa, ph¡C fs¡ ®R−s ¢c−u−Rz ¢c−u HMe
Bõ¡ql f−bl fs¡öe¡ Ll−Rz B−Ml¡−al pðm Ll−Rz Jl¡ HMe h¤T−a f¡−l,
JCph fs¡−mM¡ Bp−m ¢jbÉ¡z Jl¡ Y¡L¡ ¢Rm iuwLl AåL¡−lz p¢aÉL¡l ‘¡−el
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    j¡ Bj¡−L C¢‰−a E−W¡−e ®k−a h−m ýS¤l−L a¡mf¡a¡l f¡M¡u h¡a¡p L−lez
Ol ®b−L ®h¢l−u ¢py¢s ®f¢l−u ®kC e¡ E−W¡−e f¡ ®ch, ¢Q−ml ja ®R¡y ®j−l Bj¡−L
a¤−m ®eu ýj¡ul¡, ¢e−u ®p¡S¡ Eš−ll O−lz H Ol¢Vl ®a¡oL…−m¡ …−V¡−e¡ b¡−L
¢c−el ®hm¡, ®Q±¢Ll Jfl ¢hR¡−e¡ b¡−L −Lhm n£am f¡¢Vz f¡¢Vl Jfl h−p
gS¢mM¡m¡l ®j−ul¡ ap¢hq S−f, e¡j¡S f−sz a¡l¡ ®LE Cú¤−m k¡u e¡, a¡l¡
Bõ¡ql f−bl ®mM¡fs¡ L−l h¡¢s−az
    ýj¡ul¡ Bj¡l ®Q−u hRl f¡y−QL hsz j¤MM¡e¡ ®N¡m Q¡ma¡l ja Jlz
    – a¤¢j hs M¡m¡l ®j−u, a¤¢j Bj¡l M¡m¡−a¡ ®h¡e qJ, a¡ S¡−e¡! ýj¡ul¡
Bj¡l L¡y−d ®V¡L¡ ®j−l h−mez
    – c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡ Ll ®Le? HC ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−m Bõ¡q e¡l¡S q−hez
Bõ¡q A−eL …e¡q ®c−he ®a¡j¡−Lz
   h−m Bj¡−L f¡¢Vl Jfl h¢p−u ýj¡ul¡ f¡−n h−p Bj¡lz
   – −a¡j¡l h¡h¡ q−µR HLV¡ L¡−glz L¡−g−ll Lb¡ öe−m −a¡j¡−LJ ®c¡k−M
f¡W¡−he Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡z
    ®Q¡M h¤−S −c¡k−Ml LÒfe¡ Ll−a ¢N−u N¡−u L¡yf¤¢e J−W ýj¡ul¡lz Bj¡l
q¡ac¤'M¡e¡ qW¡v ®Q−f d−l ®p ¢L L¡l−Z, ¢WL h¤T−a f¡¢l e¡z N¡ ¢qj q−a b¡−L
Bj¡lz hs HL¢V N−aÑ B…e SÅm−R, g¤V¿¹ f¡¢el Jfl i¡p−a i¡p−a L¡al¡−µR
A…e¢a j¡e¤oz j¡e¤o…−m¡l j−dÉ ®c¢M B¢jJ L¡al¡¢µRz Bj¡−cl p¡j−e aar−Z
H−p c¡ys¡u HLSe HLSe L−l p¡aSe ®j−u, J−cl cª¢øl ým ®g¡y−V Bj¡l
nl£−lz c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡ Aá¤a HL S£h ®ke B¢jz −Q¡−M J−cl Mm−p
j¡−Rl ja m¡g ¢c−u J−W HL T¡yL Ll¦Z¡, Jl¡ ®ke −h−qp−al h¡N¡−e h−p ®cM−a
f¡−µR B¢j −c¡k−Ml B…−e f¤s¢Rz Bj¡−L ®c−M Bq¡ Bq¡ L−l Jl¡z mð¡ ja
HL ®j−u h−m – ýj¡ul¡, J ¢L Bõ¡ql f−b Bp−a Q¡u!
    – qÉ¡y, ¢L¿º Jl h¡h¡ J−l ¢c−a Q¡u e¡z ýj¡ul¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m h−mz B¢j
M¡m¡−a¡ ®h¡e h−mC ®h¡dqu Jl c£OÑnÄ¡p A¢a c£OÑz
    mð¡ ja ¢S−i Q¤L Q¤L në L−lz h¡¢Ll¡J L−l Q¤L Q¤Lz Q¤L Q¤Lz Q¤L Q¤Lz
    −ke A−eL…−m¡ ®hs¡m c¤d M¡−µR në L−lz në ö¢e Bl G¢o-j§¢o−Ll ja
h−p …¢Z J−cl, p¡a Ru f¡yQ Q¡l ¢ae c¤C HLz mð¡, M¡−V¡, j¡T¡¢l, M¡−V¡, M¡−V¡,
M¡−V¡, j¡T¡¢lz J−cl j−e j−e Cú¤−ml H−pð¢m−a c¡ys Ll¡Cz M¡−V¡, M¡−V¡, M¡−V¡,
j¡T¡¢l, j¡T¡¢l, mð¡z J−cl ¢c−u N¡Ju¡C, J p¡a i¡C QÇf¡ S¡−N¡−l!
    Bj¡l jNÀa¡ i¡−P ýj¡ul¡l …y−a¡u – −cM H−cl h¡h¡ H−cl−L, p¡aSe−L
b¤a¢e a¤−m ®c¢M−u h−m ®p, Bõ¡ql f−b ¢c−u ®N−Rz Hl¡ HCM¡−eC b¡−Lz ®L¡l¡e
q¡¢cp ®n−Mz
    ýj¡ul¡ Bh¡lJ A¢a c£OÑ c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m h−m – M¡m¤−L e¢Rqa Ll−m ¢a¢e
¢eÕQu Bõ¡ql f−b Bp−aez −R−m−j−u−clJ Bõ¡ql f−b ¢c−aez



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    h¡h¡−L Ll−m L¡S qa ¢L e¡ Bj¡l pwnu B−R, a−h SS p¡−qh−L e¢Rqa
L−l L¡S q−u¢Rmz SS ay¡l ®o¡m hR−ll ®j−u j¤e¡−‹h¡−L Bõ¡ql f−b EvpNÑ
L−l ®N−Re, mð¡ ®j−u¢V, ýj¡ul¡ h−m, j¤e¡−‹h¡, S−Sl ®j−uz ®L¡b¡L¡l SS?
Y¡L¡lz Y¡L¡ në¢V Hje ü−l ýj¡ul¡ EµQ¡lZ L−l ®k Y¡L¡l SS j¡−e h¤T−a q−h
hs SSz OVe¡¢V HlLj ¢Rm, −o¡m hR−ll ®j−u ®mM¡fs¡u i¡m q−mJ ®N¡õ¡u
®k−a öl¦ L−l, hM¡−V HL ®R−ml p−‰ −fÐj L−lz SS p¡−q−hl ®j−u−L e¡¢L
f¡s¡l j¡−W hM¡−V¢Vl p−‰ AåL¡−l ö−u b¡L−a ®c−M−R L¡l¡z f¡s¡u ¢Y ¢Y f−s
®Nmz ®j−u−L Cú¤m hå L−l h¡¢s−a h¢p−u l¡M−me SS p¡−qhz aMe ®LE HLSe
ay¡−L hm−me B¢jl¦õ¡q f£−ll e¡j, ¢a¢e ®j−u−cl h¡¢s−a ®l−M −L¡l¡e q¡¢cp
®nM¡e, −j−ul¡ e¡j¡¢S qu, Dj¡ec¡l qu, A¾cljq−ml h¡C−l f¡ ®cJu¡ ¢e−od
a¡−cl, L−W¡l fcÑ¡l j−dÉ a¡−cl S£he k¡fe Ll−a quz ö−e Y¡L¡l SS HLh¡l
jS¢mn öe−a B−pe f£−ll h¡¢sz f£−ll hÉ¡hq¡−l ay¡l je N−mz ¢a¢e ay¡l EµR−æ
k¡Ju¡ ®j−u−L ýS¤−ll q¡−a py−f ¢c−u k¡e L'¢ce f−lCz l¦¢he¡ f¡−ÒV f£lp¡h
−j−ul e¡j ¢c−u−Re j¤e¡−‹h¡z j¤e¡−‹h¡ mð¡ mð¡ S¡j¡ N¡−u j¡b¡u Jse¡ S¢s−u
fcÑ¡ f¤¢nc¡ ja A¾cljq−m b¡−L, −L¡l¡e q¡¢cp f−s, jS¢m−n ýS¤−ll −c¡k−Ml
hZÑe¡ ö−e ®Ly−c h¤L i¡p¡u, ýS¤−ll N¡ q¡a f¡ ®V−fz −pC ®b−L öl¦ H h¡¢s−a hs
hs O−ll ®j−u Bp¡l, f¤¢m−nl ®j−u, E¢L−ml ®j−u, plL¡¢l LaÑ¡−cl ®j−uz
qkla ChС¢qj Bõ¡ql ýL¤j ja ¢e−Sl ®R−m−L ®L¡lh¡¢e ¢c−u¢R−me, Bl
BSL¡mL¡l h¡h¡l¡ ®Le f¡l−he e¡ ¢e−Sl ®j−u−L Bõ¡ql f−b ¢c−a! ýj¡ul¡
i¡−hz H h¡¢s−a −j−u−cl Bõ¡ql ®fÐ−j ¢cJu¡e¡ q−a hm¡ qu, ®j−ul¡ quz
¢el¡L¡l Bõ¡ql p−‰ ®j−u−cl ®fÐj i£oZ S−j J−W H h¡¢s−a Bp¡ j¡œz f£l
B¢jl¦õ¡q ü¢Ù¹l ¢enÄ¡p ®g−me ®c−M, ay¡l j−e qu Hl¡ j¤e¡−‹h¡ e¡¢Su¡ e¡¢pj¡
eu, Hl¡ ®nÐg ®h−qp−al h¡N¡−el g¤mz
    B¢jl¦õ¡q f£l S‰m p¡g Ll¡ B¢Pe¡u Ol a¤−m ®ce ®j−u−clz L¡lJ O−l
¢V−el Q¡m, L¡lJ O−l ¢p−j−¾Vlz Ol…−m¡u S¡e¡m¡ ®eC, Nl−j q¡ypg¡yp L−l
®j−ul¡z f£lp¡h h−m−Re – Bl−h HClLj Ol ¢Rm, ®k O−l Bj¡−cl eh£ S£he
k¡fe Ll−aez HlLj O−l b¡L−m pJu¡h quz eh£¢S ®k Lø L−l−Re, ®p Lø k¢c
®a¡jl¡ Ll−a f¡l, a−h eh£¢S ¢e−S ®a¡j¡−cl SeÉ q¡n−ll juc¡−e p¡r£ ®c−hez
    ®j−ul¡ B−hNj¢ba L−˜ h−m Bq¡ Bq¡z a¡−cl S¡e¡m¡l clL¡l ®eCz
clS¡J, k¢c Hje qa ®k eh£¢Sl Ol ¢Rm e¡, a−h ®p¢VJ aÉ¡N Ll−a pñha Jl¡
Bf¢š Lla e¡z
    c¤'¢ae hRl f¡l q−m h¡h¡l¡ ®gla ¢e−a B−pe Dj¡ec¡l ®j−u−clz ®j−ul¡
O¡s nš² L−l h−me – k¡h e¡z j¤e¡−‹h¡l h¡h¡ nkÉ¡n¡u£ h−m a¡l j¡ H−p¢R−me
¢e−az j¤e¡−‹h¡ k¡u¢ez Lm¤¢oa c¤¢eu¡u a¡l Bl ®gl¡l C−µR ®eCz H h¡¢sl
B¢Pe¡ ®b−L ®h−l¡−mC a¡l ¢hnÄ¡p N¡−u a¡l f¡−fl −g¡pL¡ fs−hz
    ®Lhm j¤e¡−‹h¡ eu, AeÉl¡J, ¢h−ul hup q−m h¡h¡l¡ f¡œ ¢WL L'−l kMe
¢e−a B−pe, Jl¡ ®k−a l¡¢S qu e¡z p¡g p¡g S¡¢e−u ®cu, Jl¡ Bõ¡ql f−b

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b¡L−hz HC ®no Sj¡e¡u ¢h−u Ll¡ E¢Qa eu, ýS¤l h−m−Rez Jl¡ a¡C Ae¤¢Qa
®L¡eJ L¡−S BLªø qu e¡z h¡h¡−cl ¢g−l ®k−a qu ®j−ul¡ f£lh¡¢sl f¢hœ j¡¢V
L¡j−s l¡−M h−mz
     ¢h−u Ll¡ E¢Qa eu ®Le, fÐnÀ S¡−N j−ez Ešl J−cl ¢S−il XN¡u, ýS¤l
®j¡l¡L¡h¡u h−p Lb¡ h−m−Re Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l p−‰z ®h−qp−al h¡N¡−e q¡yV−a
q¡yV−a c¤'S−el Lb¡ quz j¤e¡−‹h¡ ®Q¡M h¤−S ®h−qp−al h¡N¡−e f¡¢M q−u J−sez
Bõ¡q ¢eSj¤−M ýS¤l−L h−m−Re – ®no Sj¡e¡ öl¦ q−u ®N−Rz Cpl¡¢g−ml ¢n‰¡
g¤L¡l pju q−u ®N−Rz ®Lu¡ja M¤h p¡j−ez ®no Sj¡e¡u pj¡S pwp¡l ph h¡c
c¡J, pju ®eC, a¡s¡a¡¢s B−Ml¡−al pðm Llz
    −j−u−cl ¢hnÄ¡p, ýS¤l ¢e−S J−cl f¤m−pl¡a f¡l L−l ®c−hez ýS¤l h−m−Re
¢a¢e ay¡l ¢fÐu j¤¢lc−cl q¡a d−l ®h−qp−a k¡−he, a¡−cl e¡ ¢e−u ¢a¢e ®h−qp−al
clS¡u Y¤L−he e¡z −j−ul¡ a¡C −no Sj¡e¡u Bl ýS¤−ll ®Q¡−Ml Bs¡m q−a Q¡u
e¡z ýS¤l h−m−Re, j¤¢lc−cl ¢e−u n£OË ¢a¢e j‚¡ Q−m k¡−he, ®Lu¡j−al BN Ah¢c
eh£¢Sl ®c−nC b¡L¡l C−µR ay¡lz
    j¤e¡−‹h¡ h−m, Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡ h¡qe f¡W¡−he j‚¡ k¡Ju¡lz
    h¡qe ¢L lLj, p¡a S−el p−‰ ýj¡ul¡ Ni£l jNÀ Ae¤j¡e Ll−a, pñha
®h¡ll¡Mz Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l h¡qe¢V pÇf−LÑ a¡−cl HMeJ Øfø d¡lZ¡ ®eCz ¢L¿º ®k
®L¡eJ¢ce −k h¡qe¢V H−p ®f±yR−h H h¡¢s−a, H pÇf−LÑ L¡lJ ®L¡eJ ¢àd¡ ®eCz
¢m¢ØVJ °a¢l q−u ®N−R ®L ®L¡e hÉ¡−Q k¡−hz j¤e¡−‹h¡l e¡j fÐbj hÉ¡−Q, ®M¡yS
¢e−u ®S−e−R ®pz ¢m¢ØV f£lp¡−hl h¡¢m−nl ¢e−Qz

    −j−u−cl j¤−M Baˆ, −ke BS h¡−c L¡mC ®Lu¡ja Bp−Rz
    Bj¡l ®ia−lJ HLV¤ HLV¤ L−l ®Lu¡j−al iu ®Y¡−Lz a¡q−m h¡h¡ ®k C−µR
Ll−Re Bj¡−L ®mM¡fs¡ L−l hs q−a! hs qJu¡l B−NC ®a¡ ®Lu¡ja Q−m
Bp−h! fª¢bh£ dÄwp q−u Y¤−L k¡−h fª¢bh£l ®f−Vz ¢hQ¡l q−h q¡n−ll juc¡−e,
®kM¡−e Bõ¡q ¢e−S hp−he c¡y¢sf¡õ¡ ¢e−u ®eL j¡f−az
    h¤L ¢Yf¢Yf L−lz p¡j−e c¡ys¡−m ¢eÕQu Bõ¡q ¢S−‘p Ll−he, ¢eu¢ja e¡j¡S
®l¡S¡ L−l¢R ¢L e¡, ap¢hq S−f¢R ¢L e¡, ®L¡l¡e f−s¢R ¢L e¡! Bõ¡ql B−cn
ja Q−m¢R ¢L e¡z Ešl ¢L ®ch! k¢c h¢m qÉ¡y ph L−l¢R, a¡q−m ¢eOÑ¡a dl¡ f−s
k¡hz L¡lZ Bõ¡q ®a¡ ¢m−MC −l−M−Re ph¡l i¢hoÉaz i¢hoÉa k¢c ph ®mM¡C
b¡−L, a−h juc¡−e Bh¡l c¤¢eu¡u ¢L L−l¢R e¡ L−l¢R M¡−j¡L¡ ¢S−‘p Ll¡l ¢L
j¡−e qu! Bj¡l −Le S¡¢e e¡ ¢hnÄ¡p qu q¡n−ll j¡−W, c¤¢eu¡l ph ®m¡L S−s¡
q−h ®k j¡−W, −k j¡−Wl Lb¡ i¡h−m ®Lhm Y¡L¡u hs j¡j¡l h¡¢s ®hs¡−a ¢N−u
m¡mj¡¢Vu¡l −k j¡W ®c−M¢Rm¡j, −p j¡−Wl R¢h j−e i¡−p – −p¢Vl f¤m−pl¡a,
Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p, k¡c¤Ll ®m¡L¢V q¡Ju¡ q−u ¢N−u ¢e¢hÑ−OÀ f¡l q−u ®k−a f¡l−hez
Cú¤−m k¡c¤ ®cM¡−a H−p −kje L−l L¡−m¡ L¡f−sl jdÉ ®b−L ®eC q−u ¢N−u¢R−me
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     B¢j ¢h−i¡l ¢Rm¡j k¡c¤L−ll f¤m−pl¡a f¡l qJu¡l cªnÉ−az ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e
Bl ¢LR¤ ®eC, ®Lhm HL¢V p¤−a¡z p¤−a¡l Jfl q¡yV−a ¢N−u Vmjm Ll−R Bj¡l
f¡z ¢L¿º ¢c¢hÉ ®qy−V k¡−µRe, HL Q¤m es−R e¡ k¡c¤L−ll nl£lz k¡c¤Ll ®m¡L¢V
¢q¾c¤, e¡j pj£l Q¾cÐz −L¡eJ ¢q¾c¤ ®m¡L k¢c f¤m−pl¡a f¡l q−a f¡−l, a−h Bõ¡q
a¡−L f¡W¡−he ®L¡b¡u, ®k−qa¤ ®p ¢q¾c¤, ®c¡k−M, e¡¢L ®h−qp−a ®k−qa¤ ®p
f¤m−pl¡a f¡l q−u−R! B¢j ¢hQ¡lL q−m, i¡¢h, ®h−qp−aC f¡W¡a¡jz ¢L¿º ö−e¢R
−LE k¢c ¢q¾c¤ qu, ®p k¡ ¢LR¤C f¡l ®q¡L, ®e−Ll ®h¡T¡ a¡l ka i¡¢l ®q¡L e¡
®Le, −c¡k−MC ®k−a q−h a¡−L, L¡lZ a¡l SeÉ ®c¡kM ¢m−M ®l−M−Re üuw
Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡z B−N ®b−LC ¢m−M l¡M¡l hÉ¡f¡l¢V Bj¡l −j¡−VJ j−e d−l e¡z
−mM¡−m¢Ml hÉhÙÛ¡ b¡L−m Bl ¢hQ¡−ll B−u¡Se Ll¡ ®Le! q¡n−ll juc¡−e k¡
q−h, a¡ −eq¡a e¡VL R¡s¡ Bl ¢LR¤ euz Bl −pC e¡V−Ll n¢lL qJu¡l SeÉ ®p
¢L i£oZ E−š¢Sa j¡e¤o!
     mr L¢l ¢e, ¢L L¡l−Z HL HL L−l ®j−ul¡ Eš−ll Ol M¡¢m L−l ýS¤−ll
O−ll ¢c−L Q−m ®Nm, ýj¡ul¡Jz B¢j HL¡ h−p A−fr¡ Ll−a b¡¢L j¡'l SeÉz
LMe j¡'l H h¡¢sl L¡S g¤−l¡−h Bj¡l f−r pñh eu Ae¤j¡e Ll¡z Hl B−N
kah¡l H−p¢R ¢h−L−m ¢gl−he h−m p−å Bl p−åu ¢gl−he hm−m l£¢aja l¡a
L−l−Rez LMeJ Bh¡l Hje q−u−R ®k ¢gl−a ®c¢l q−h hm−me, ¢L¿º ¢L
lqpÉSeL L¡l−Z ®h¡lM¡ f−l ¢e−u a¡s¡ m¡¢N−u−Re Qm ¢nN¢l Qmz B¢j Eš−ll
O−l HL¡ h−p B¢R, j¡'l ®p¢c−L je ®eCz ¢a¢e R¤−V R¤−V Hl Jl p−‰ L¡e¡L¡¢e
Ll−Rez L¡e¡L¡¢e Lb¡, ®p k¡lC ®q¡L, hs öe−a C−µR L−lz L¡e¡L¡¢e ®no q−m
B¢j Ae¤j¡e L¢l ¢a¢e ýS¤l−L h¡a¡p Ll−he, ýS¤−ll f¡ ¢Vf−he, nlha h¡¢e−u
−c−he, f¡e ®p−S −c−he, ¢Qm¤j¢Q dl−he j¤−Ml p¡j−ez ¢Qmj¢Q ®b−L a¤−m ýS¤−ll
Lg b¤a¤ −M−u h¡ j¤−M j¡b¡u X−m j¡'l H h¡¢sl L¡S Bf¡aa g¤−l¡−hz
     j¡ k¡l p−‰ L¡−e L¡−e Lb¡ hm¢R−me a¡l j¤M M¡e¡ B¢j ®Qø¡ Ll¢Rm¡j
®cM−a, Lm¢pl am¡l ja −cM−a HL ¢eað R¡s¡ Bl ¢LR¤ pñh q¢µRm e¡ −cM¡ z
qW¡v, Bj¡l N¡−ul Jfl ¢c−u T−s¡ h¡a¡−pl ja ®c±−s ®Nm c¤−V¡ ®j−u S¡e¡m¡l
¢c−Lz a¡l¡, Bj¡l j−e qu e¡ −Mu¡m L−l−R ®k B¢j, HL¢V fСZ£ h−p B¢R O−lz
H c¤−V¡ B−Nl p¡aS−e ¢Rm e¡z Be−L¡l¡, A¿¹a Bj¡l ®Q¡−Mz N¡−ul ®f¡n¡L
B−Nl p¡aS−el jaCz j¡b¡ ®b−L f¡ Ah¢c Y¡L¡z S¡e¡m¡u c¡y¢s−u c¤−V¡ ®j−ul
®L hm−R B¢j dl−a f¡¢l e¡, −k, ®cM ®cM JC qCm jq¡Çjc, g¡−aj¡ Bf¡l
®R−mz
   B−lL¢V L˜, B¢j HJ Ae¤j¡e Ll−a f¡¢l e¡, X¡e h¡ h¡−jl S−el, HC ®k
O¡−s q¡a ¢cm, ®p q¡−Sl¡M¡m¡l ®R−m, jq¡Çjcz
   c¤§'®V¡ ®j−ul fÕQ¡a−cn R¡s¡ Bl ¢LR¤ −eC ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−ez
   Bj¡−L ¢X¢P−u BlJ L'¢V ®j−u T¡y¢f−u fsm S¡e¡m¡uz BlJ fÕQ¡a−cnz
S¡e¡m¡ ®b−L ®cM¡ k¡−µR h¡¢qlh¡¢sl B¢Pe¡z B¢Pe¡u f¤l¦−ol¡ k¡l¡ jS¢m−n
n¢lL q−h, f¤L¤l O¡−V c¡y¢s−u B−Rz A¾cljq−m −Lhm ®j−ul¡ R¡s¡ B−R q¡−a

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®N¡Z¡ ¢LR¤ ®R−ml fÐ−hn¡¢dL¡l B−Rz q¡−a ®N¡e¡−cl j−dÉ ®h¢nl i¡NC ýS¤−ll
BaÈ£uz B¢Pe¡u c¡y¢s−u b¡L¡l¡ q¡−a ®N¡Z¡ euz
     – Bl JC −k jq¡Çjc, e¤l¦eeh£ i¡−ul ®R−mz ea¤e HL¢V L˜ülz
     ®j−ul¡ q¡p−Rz q¡p−a q¡p−a, j¤−M Jse¡ ®Q−f L¡lJ O¡−sl Jfl ¢c−u,
hN−ml am ¢c−u, c¤'j¡b¡l ¢œ−L¡Z ¢c−u, Nm¡l g¡yL ¢c−u, ®cM−Rz p¡j−el ®j−ul¡
®fR−el ®j−u−cl SeÉ S¡uN¡ R¡s−R e¡, ®fR−el ®j−u…−m¡ j¡−Rl ja ¢fR−m
p¡j−e ®k−a Q¡C−Rz ®fR−el ®fR−el ®j−ul¡ hm−R, HCh¡l pl, ®cMm¡ ®a¡!
Bj¡−c−l ®cM−a ®cJz B¢j ®fR−el ®fR−el ®fR−e c¡y¢s−u HL fmL ®c¢M, ¢LR¤
k¤hL n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ f¡”¡¢h Bl V¤¢f j¡b¡u c¡y¢s−u B−R, L¡lJ ®L¡j−l q¡a, L¡lJ
O¡−s, ®LE f¡R¡ Q¤m−L¡−µR, ®LE q¡C a¤m−R, −LE Ak¤ Ll−R, ®LE jn¡ a¡s¡−µR N¡
®b−Lz Ha ®cM¡l ¢L B−R Hph, B¢j ¢WL h¤−T f¡C e¡z
     BlJ ¢LR¤ ®j−u ýsj¤¢s−u S¡e¡m¡u ¢is L−l, Hl¡ p¡aS−el Awnz ph¡C
jq¡Çjc−cl −c−Mz Ha ®R−ml e¡j jq¡Çjc ®Le, j−e fÐnÀ S¡−Nz fÐnÀ¢V −aya−ml¤
L¡−m¡ ¢h¢Ql ja Nm¡u BV−L b¡−Lz HL¢VC ®Lhm S¡e¡m¡ H O−l, a¡J f¤−l¡−e¡
Ol h−m H¢Vz ea¤e Ol…−m¡u S¡e¡m¡ qh¡l ¢euj ®eCz ea¤e Ol ®b−L ®j−u−cl
®L¡eJ jq¡Çjc−L −cM¡l p¤−k¡N ®eCz
     gS¢mM¡m¡l HL ®R−ml e¡jJ jq¡Çjc, H¢VC fÐbj ®R−m, jq¡Çj−cl B−N
S−¾j−R ýj¡ul¡, p¤g¡ul¡, j¤h¡−nÄl¡z ¢ae ®j−u qJu¡l fl gS¢mM¡m¡−L Oe Oe
¢SÅ−e dlaz j¤h¡−nÄl¡l fl jq¡Çjc S¾j¡−e¡l fl ¢S−e dl¡ L−j¢Rmz jq¡Çj−cl
fl HL HL L−l BlJ ¢ae−V ®j−u S−¾j−R, ¢S−e dl¡ ®h−s −N−R B−Nl ®Q−u
A−eL ®h¢nz ýj¡ul¡−L n¤−e¢R L'¢ce B−N ¢S−e d−l−Rz ¢ae¢ce ¢ael¡a fl ¢Se
®R−s−R J−Lz H h¡¢s−a HjeC, BS H ®j−u−L, L¡m J ®j−u−L ¢S−e dl−R,
Bl Ol AåL¡l L−l, clS¡ S¡e¡m¡ hå L−l f£lp¡h ¢e−S ¢Se a¡s¡ez B¢j ¢e−S
−c−M¢Rm¡j k§¢bl ¢Se a¡s¡−e¡z k§¢b Bj¡l HL LÓ¡p Jf−l fsaz −j−u¢V QjvL¡l
®cM−a ¢Rmz Cú¤−ml hV N¡−Rl ¢e−Q HL¡ HL¡ h−p J N¡e N¡C¢Rm HL¢ce, O¾V¡
fs−m ®j−ul¡ LÓ¡−p Q−m ®Nm ph, k§¢b N¡eC N¡C¢Rm, f−ll LÓ¡−pl O¾V¡J fsm,
k§¢b aMeJ N¡e N¡C−R HL¡ HL¡, Q¤m q¡Ju¡u Es−Rz Mhl ®f−u HL ®j±m¢i
¢R−me, Ec¤Ñ fl¡−ae Bj¡−cl, Bjl¡ Ec¤Ñ pÉ¡l h−m X¡La¡j, k§¢b−L hVam¡ ®b−L
®V−e H−e j¡ØV¡l−cl S¡e¡−me ®k J−L ¢S−e d−l−Rz k§¢b Nm¡ ®R−s ¢Qõ¡¢µRõ
Bj¡−l R¡Cs¡ ®ce R¡Cs¡ ®ce h−mz J−L nš² j¤−W¡u d−l EcѤ pÉ¡l ¢Se a¡s¡−e¡l
B−u¡Se Ll−mez f¡L f¡¢e−a Bm q¡jc¤ p¤l¡, Bu¡a¤m L¤l¢p, Bl p¤l¡ ¢S−el
fÐbj f¡yQ Bu¡a f−s f¡¢e ¢R−V¡−me k§¢bl j¤−M, Bl j¤−Ml p¡j−e B…e d−l
¢e−jl X¡m ¢c−u ®fV¡−mez ®fV¡−me k§¢b j¤M b¤h−s fs¡ Ah¢cz k§¢bl ¢Se a¡s¡−e¡
®c−M¢Rm¡j c¤'−Q¡−M SN−al pLm ¢hpÈu ¢e−u, Cú¤−ml Bl ph ®j−ul p−‰
c¡y¢s−uz Jl SeÉ hs j¡u¡ q¢µRm Bj¡lz




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    Eš−ll O−l h−p Bj¡l A¢ÙÛl m¡−N, N¡ RjRj L−lz H h¡¢s−a, iu qu Bh¡l
Bj¡−LJ e¡ ¢SÅ−e d−lz Bj¡−LJ e¡ AåL¡l O−l ¢Se a¡s¡−a q¡−a R¢s ¢e−u
®Y¡−Le f£l B¢jl¦õ¡qz
    B¢j kMe L¤yL−s B¢R i−u, −j−ul¡ aar−Z S¡e¡m¡ ®b−L p−l ®N−R, j¡ H−p
â¦a h−m k¡e, jS¢mn −no L−l ¢a¢e h¡¢s ¢gl−hez jS¢m−nl A¢i‘a¡ Bj¡l
¢L¢’a B−R, H¢V Bj¡−L ®j¡−VJ Evg¤õ L−l e¡z jS¢mn h−p hs HL O−l,
A¾cljqm ®b−L ®j−ul¡ pl¡p¢l Y¤−L −k−a f¡−l ®j−u−cl SeÉ fcÑ¡ Y¡L¡ S¡uN¡uz
−j−Tu gl¡p f¡a¡, J−aC q¡yV¤ j¤−s hp−a qu ph¡C−Lz p¡j−e EQ¤ ®Q±¢L−a N¢c
f¡a¡, JM¡−e h−pe f£lp¡hz −m¡h¡−el NåAm¡ jS¢mn-O−l kMe ®Y¡−Le ¢a¢e,
X¡eq¡aM¡e¡ EyQ¤ L−l, Nñ£l j¤−Mz pL−m c¡y¢s−u h−me Bpp¡m¡j¤ Bm¡uL¤j Cu¡
lqja¤õ¡qz n−ë NjNj L−l Olz f£l p¡h i¡¢l Nm¡u – Ju¡m¡uL¤j Bpp¡m¡j
h−m q¡a ®e−s h¡¾c¡−cl hp−a C¢‰a L−lez −j−u−cl N¡ ®b−L f¡EX¡−ll Nå
®h−l¡−a b¡−L, ®Q¡−M p¤lj¡ fl¡ ®j−ul¡, fcÑ¡ g¡yL L−l ýS¤l−L ®c−Me, Bs−Q¡−M
®c−Me h¡¢L f¤l¦o−clz
    ýS¤l c¡¢s−a q¡a h¤¢m−u hm−me h¤T−me ¢L e¡ Bh¤ hLl, HC c¤¢eu¡ ¢j−R
c¤¢eu¡z HC c¤¢eu¡u V¡L¡ L¢s L−l L£ m¡i, ®LE ¢L p−‰ ¢e−u k¡−h ¢LR¤! hm¤e,
®LE p−‰ ®e−h ¢LR¤ Lh−l!
     Bh¤ hLl, L¡−m¡ j¤−M L¡−m¡ c¡y¢s ®h−V HL ®m¡L, p¡j−el p¡¢l−a hp¡, Ešl
®ce – S£ e¡ ýS¤lz
     – ®a¡ Bõ¡ql ®fÊ−j ¢e−S−L pjèe L−îe e¡¢L de ®c±m−al ®fÐ−j! ýS¤l
                                   y
fÐnÀ¢V Bh¤ hLl−L L−le, ¢L¿º cª¢ø R¤−s ®ce jS¢m−nl n¡c¡ j¡b¡…−m¡uz
     – Bõ¡ql ®fÐ−j ýS¤lz −O¡l m¡N¡ Nm¡u h−me Bh¤ hLlz
     −j−ul¡ fcÑ¡l Bs¡m ®b−L Bh¤ hLl ®m¡L¢V−L fmLq£e ®c−Mz −p ¢c−el SeÉ
Bh¤ hL−ll e¡j j¤−M j¤−M ¢gl−hz ÚýS¤l ®k−Q Lb¡ h−m−Re ay¡l p−‰z H Lj pÇj¡e
eu Bh¤ hL−ll! ®LE ®LE HJ j¿¹hÉ Ll−h Bh¤ hL−ll i¡NÉ i¡m, ýS¤l ay¡l
®h−qpa ep£−hl SeÉ Bõ¡ql L¡−R ac¢hl Ll−hez
     jS¢m−nl pju O¢s d−l HL O¾V¡z BS−Ll O¾V¡ ¢a¢e f¡l L−l−Re eh£¢Sl
c¡¢l−âl hZÑe¡u, ®Rys¡ HL¢V Lðm pðm ¢Rm a¡ylz eh£¢Sl c¤x−M jS¢m−nl
®m¡−Ll¡ q¡Ej¡E L−l ®Ly−c−Rez ®k ka L¡yc−a f¡−l, a¡l p¤e¡j h¡−s H h¡¢s−az
p¤e¡j AhnÉ üfÀ ®cM−mJ h¡−sz gS¢mM¡m¡ üfÀ ®c−M−Re ¢a¢e eh£¢Sl p−‰ HL
QjvL¡l ®g¡u¡l¡l d¡−l h−p Lb¡ hm−Re, n¡c¡ n¡c¡ f¡¢M Es−R, h¡a¡p hC−R
¢T¢l¢T¢l, L£ Lb¡ hm−Re a¡ −Mu¡m Ll−a k¢cJ f¡−le¢e, ýS¤l h−m−Re
gS¢mM¡m¡l ®h−qpa ¢e¢ÕQaz f£lh¡¢s−a gS¢mM¡m¡l j§mÉ A−eLM¡¢e ®h−s ®N−R
Hlfl, A−e−L Bm¡c¡ L−l S¡e−a ®Q−u−R −g¡u¡l¡l f¡−n hp¡ eh£¢S−L ¢WL
®Lje ®cM−a m¡N¢Rm, ®Lje a¡yl ®Qq¡l¡z j¤M E‹Æm q−u J−W ü−fÀl hZÑe¡¢V kMe
¢a¢e ®ce, L£ ®k e§l ay¡l j¤−M, L£ ®k Af§hÑ p¤¾cl ¢a¢e, L£ ®k BÕQkÑ p¤¾cl ®L¡jm
ay¡l q¡a! gS¢mM¡m¡ kMe h−me ®Q¡M d£−l d£−l j¤−c B−p ®ke ¢a¢e HMeJ ®p

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q¡−al ØfnÑ f¡−µRez q¡a d−l c¤'Se −g¡u¡l¡l ¢c−L ¢N−u−Re ®N¡pm Ll−a, ®N¡pm
Ll−Re, O¤j ®i−P ®Nmz gS¢mM¡m¡l HC ü−fÀl Lb¡ ®n¡e¡l fl H h¡¢sl A−e−LC
eh£¢S−L üfÀ ®cM−a m¡N−mez a¡y−clJ p¤e¡j qmz j¡ hs B−rf L−le LMeJ
¢a¢e eh£¢S−L üfÀ ®c−Me¢e h−mz O¤−j¡−e¡l B−N M¤h L−l eh£¢S−L ®i−h O¤−j¡e,
−ke ü−fÀ ay¡l p¡r¡v f¡ez f¡e¢ez ¢e−S−L hs …e¡qN¡l j−e qu j¡'lz
    jS¢mn ®no q−aC HL HL L−l m¡Ce d−l f¤l¦−ol¡ Lcjh¤¢p ®p−l f£−ll
q¡−a V¡L¡ …y−S ®cez q¡¢cu¡ −k ®L¡eJ A−ˆl q−a f¡−l, Bõ¡ql E−Ÿ−nÉ ®k k¡
f¡−l a¡C ®c−he ýS¤l H lLjC h−m ¢c−u−Rez
    Bh¤ hLl flj nÐÜ¡u ýS¤l−L Lcjh¤¢p ®p−l h−me – ýS¤l hs iu qu, ®no
Sj¡e¡ QCm¡ Bp−R, ®Lu¡ja BCp¡ k¡C−a−Rz hÉhp¡ h¡¢Z−SÉ Bl je ¢cC e¡z
M¡¢m q¡−aC ®a¡ c¡s¡C−a qCh flL¡−mz L£ B−R ®L S¡−e Lf¡−mz p¡l¡S£he ®a¡
BjmC Ll¡ qu e¡Cz ®c¡u¡ Ll¦Ce ýS¤l, Bf−el ®c¡u¡ R¡s¡ Lf¡−m c¤NÑ¢a B−Rz
   q¤S¤l Lb¡ ®ce, ®c¡u¡ ¢a¢e Ll−hez
   f¤l¦−ol q¡¢cu¡ Hhw Lcjh¤¢p NËqZ Ll¡l fl A¾cljq−m ®Y¡−Le ýS¤lz h¡C−l
®b−L Bp¡ ®j−u j¢qm¡ HMe HL HL L−l Lcjh¤¢p L−l q¡¢cu¡ ®c−hez HCfhÑ
®no q−m ýS¤l N¡ H¢m−u ®c−he ¢hR¡e¡u, aMe k¤ha£l¡ T¡y¢f−u fs−he N¡ ¢Vf−az
   B¢j j¡'l Jse¡ −V−e e¡¢L p§−l h¢m – J j¡z Qmz h¡p¡u k¡C−a qChz h¡h¡
h¡p¡u ¢gCl¡ k¢c ®c−M B¢j e¡C, j¡lh a!
    HL TVL¡u Bj¡l j¤−W¡ ®b−L Jse¡ R¡¢s−u j¡ h−me – ¢hlš² L¢lp e¡z
    B¢j HL¡ c¡y¢s−u b¡¢L E−W¡−el AåL¡−l, Sh¡ N¡−Rl am¡uz Q¤m ®M¡m¡ b¡L−m
¢SÅ−e d−l ö−e¢Rz Q¤m ®Y−L l¡¢M Jse¡uz Jse¡ f¡S¡j¡ fl¡l A−iÉp ®eC Bj¡l,
J…−m¡ −j−ul¡ BlJ hs q−u f−lz HMeJ h¡¢s−a éL f¢l B¢jz ¢L¿º f£l
h¡¢s−a −k hu−plC qJ e¡ ®Le, ýS¤l Ae¤−j¡¢ca ®f¡n¡L R¡s¡ gV−Ll ®ia−l
®Y¡L¡ k¡−h e¡z c¤¢eu¡l ®ia−l H HL BSh c¤¢eu¡z

    ¢l„¡u h¡¢s ¢gl−a ¢gl−a j¡'−L ¢S−‘p L¢l – HC ®k mr mr hRl dCl¡
Bõ¡q a¡u¡m¡ Cpl¡¢gm−l j¤−M ¢n‰¡ ¢cu¡ hp¡Cu¡ l¡M−Re, Hl clL¡lV¡ ¢L ¢Rm?
Bõ¡q a S¡−ee LMe ®Lu¡ja qCh, aMeC ¢a¢e Cpl¡¢gm−l LC−a f¡l−ae ¢n‰¡
j¤−M mC−az ®hQ¡l¡ Cpl¡¢gm! ®L¡eJ ese Qse e¡Cz
    j¡ ®h¡lM¡l am ®b−L h−me – Bõ¡q CqL¡m flL¡−ml pª¢øLaÑ¡z Cpl¡¢gm
HL ®g−lpa¡ j¡œz Cpl¡¢gm−l Bõ¡q −ki¡−h hm−Re ®pi¡−hC Bõ¡ql ýL¤j
j¡Ce¡ Qm−a qu a¡ylz ph ®g−lpa¡−cl Qm−a quz Bõ¡ql CµR¡ ¢eu¡ fÐnÀ Ll¢h
e¡z Bõ¡q−l iu f¡C−a qChz
    B¢j h¢m – a¤j¡l ýS¤l ®a¡ hm−Re Bõ¡ql ®fÐ−j fs−a qChz iu f¡C−m ¢L
®fÐ−j fse k¡u e¡¢L!
   −fÐj në¢V EµQ¡lZ Ll−a Bj¡l hl¡hlC ¢S−i Ssa¡ ¢Rm, në¢V EµQ¡l−Z HL
A¢m¢Ma ¢e−od¡‘¡ B−Rz ®p ¢e−od el e¡l£l ®fÐ−jl ®hm¡u ®Lhmz L¡lZ H

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lLjC ö−e¢R ®fÐ−j f−s j¾c ®m¡−L, T¤e¤ M¡m¡−L ®c−M¢R m¤¢L−u ®fÐj Ll−az
c¡c¡J m¤¢L−u L¢ha¡ ¢mM−ae A¢ea¡l SeÉz T¤e¤ M¡m¡l p−‰ l¡p¤ M¡m¤l C−u ¢Rm,
c¡c¡ h−mez Cú¤−m ®j−ul¡J ®fÐj në¢V EµQ¡lZ L−l e¡, h−m JC ®j−ul p−‰ JC
®R−m¢Vl C−u B−Rz C−u në¢Vl j¡−e h¤T−a fÐbj fÐbj Bj¡l Ap¤¢h−d qaz f−l
h¤−T, ¢e−SJ, C−u hm−a A−iÉp L−l¢Rz H¢VC, mr L−l¢R, h¡¢s Hhw h¡¢sl
h¡C−l, ®kM¡−e Bj¡l Hhw Bj¡l f¢l¢Qa−cl Qm¡Qm, Q−mz Bõ¡ql p−‰
f£lp¡−hl C−u B−R, H dl−el h¡LÉ B¢j ö¢e¢e f£l h¡¢s−az Bõ¡ql fÐp−‰ ®fÐj
në¢V Ah¡−d EµQ¡lZ Ll¡ quz ýj¡ul¡l p−‰ B¢aL e¡−j Jl HL g¤g¡−a¡ i¡C−ul
®fÐj Qm−R e¡ h−m, ö−e¢R hm¡ qu, C−u Qm−R, a¡J hm¡ qu ¢gp¢g¢p−u, ®LE ®ke
e¡ ®n¡−e, ¢L¿º L¡lJ −L¡eJ Aü¢Ù¹ qu e¡ hm−a ®k ýj¡ul¡ Bõ¡ql ®fÐ−j jNÀ, ®p¢V
p−S¡−lC hm¡ qu, ®ke HLn ®m¡−L ®n¡−ez
    j¡ h−me – Bõ¡q−l k¡uz
    – a¤¢j a hmR, Bõ¡q ph ¢mCM¡ l¡M−Re M¡a¡u, fÐ−aÉLV¡ j¡e¤−ol S¾j jªa¤É,
L¡l p¡−b L¡l LMe ¢hu¡ q−h a¡Jz Hje ¢L ®L ®h−qp−a k¡Ch, ®L ®c¡k−M k¡Ch
a¡J ®mM¡ B−Rz a¡ k¢c ®mM¡C b¡−L, dl Bh¤ hLl, a¡l k¢c ®h−qpa Bõ¡q
¢mCM¡C l¡−Me, a¡C−m ¢L −p …e¡q Ll−mJ ®h−q−Ù¹ k¡Ch! Bl dl B¢jC, Bj¡l
SeÉ k¢c Bõ¡q B−N ®bCL¡C ®c¡kM ®mCM¡ l¡−Me, a¡C−m Bj¡lC h¡ ¢L m¡i
Bõ¡q−l X¡CL¡! Bõ¡q ¢L f−l a¡C−m ¢e−Sl ®mM¡ pw−n¡de L−le! HL c−j
h−m B¢j b¡¢jz
    – Hj−e a −h¡h¡ qCu¡ b¡Lp j¡e−ol p¡j−ez Bj¡l p¡j−eC al MC g¤−X
j¤−qz j¡ l¦ø-ü−l h−mez
    – Bõ¡q a ph f¡−le Ll−a, ¢WL e¡! L−˜ fÐQä ®L±a§qm ¢e−u ¢S−‘p L¢lz
    j¡ h−me – qz Bõ¡q k¡ CµR¡ L−le, phC quz Bõ¡q qJ hm−m quz Bõ¡q
qJ e¡ hm−m L¡lJ n¢š² e¡C ¢LR¤ qJu¡C−az Bõ¡ql B−cn R¡s¡ N¡−Rl HLV¡
f¡a¡J e−s e¡z
    j¡'l p¡l¡ nl£l L¡−m¡ ®h¡lM¡u Y¡L¡, Lf¡m ®b−L ®e−j H−p−R f¡am¡ L¡−m¡
L¡fs, ®ke q¡yV−a ¢N−u p¡j−e ®L¡eJ NaÑ fs−m f¡ ®gm¡l B−N A¿¹a ®c−Mez
f¡am¡ BhlZ¢Vl ¢c−L, k¡l a−m j¡'l −Q¡M ®b−L qmL¡ ®h−l¡−µR B…−el, a¡¢L−u
h¢m – dl, ¢LR¤ e¡C, M¡¢m q¡a, Bõ¡q ¢L ¢LR¤ e¡C b¡CL¡ g¤m h¡e¡C−a f¡−le!
    – qz j¡ h−mez
    – dl, Bõ¡ql q¡−a HLM¡e l¦j¡mz l¦j¡−ml jdÉ ®bCL¡ Bõ¡q ¢L HLV¡
Lh¤al h¡e¡C−a f¡l−he! Bh¡lJ fÐnÀ L¢lz
    j¡ ¢e¢ÕQa ü−l h−me – qz
    – Bj−N¡l Cú¤−m k¡c¤ ®cM¡C−a BC¢Rm ®k ®m¡LV¡, ®pJ f¡−lz ®pJ f¡−l
h¡a¡−p Bõ¡ql ja ¢jm¡Cu¡ b¡L−az B¢j ®W¡yV E−ÒV h¢mz
    – ¢L LC¢m a¤C! al a Dj¡e eø qCu¡ ®N−Rz a¤C Bõ¡ql p¡−b a¤me¡ Ll¢m
k¡c¤Ll−l! La p¡qp al! f¡¢S ®R¢s, f¡SÉ¡¢j Llpz B¢j ¢L Bn¡u mCu¡ k¡C

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a−l ýS¤−ll Lb¡h¡aÑ¡ öe−a! ¢ce ¢ce BÙ¹¡ nua¡e qCa¡Rpz HCph al h¡−fl
L¡−R ¢nMRp! al ®W¡yV B¢j ¢pm¡C LCl¡ ¢cu¡j, B−lLh¡l HCph LC−mz
    j¡'l l¦−M JW¡u B¢j c−j k¡Cz
    j¡ HLh¡l h−m¢R−me Bhc¤m L¡−cl ¢Sm¡¢e Bõ¡ql B−cn ®f−u Lhl ®b−L
SÉ¡¿¹ q−u ®h¢l−u¢R−mez Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p qu, k¡c¤Ll ®m¡L¢VJ a¡ f¡l−hez j¡'−L
Bl ®p Lb¡ hm−a k¡C e¡z Ha N¡m M¡Ju¡l C−µR qu e¡ Bj¡lz a−h j¡b¡l ®ial
B−lL¢V fÐnÀ M¤h ByL¤ f¡yL¤ L−l, ®p¢V j¤M gp−L ®h¢l−u k¡u –f£lh¡¢sl
j¡e¤o−c−l Ha ¢SÅ−e d−l LÉ¡e? Bj¡−c−l a ¢SÅ−e d−l e¡! JC h¡¢s−a a¤¢j LCR
Bõ¡q e¡Cj¡ B−pe, a¡C−m Bõ¡ql H¢lu¡u ¢SÅe Bp¡l p¡qp f¡u LÉ¡e!
    j¡ Bj¡l ®f−V Le¤CHl …y−a¡ ¢c−u h−me – Bl HLV¡ Lb¡ e¡z h¡p¡a ¢Nu¡
aJh¡ LCl¡ e¡j¡S fCs¡ Bõ¡ql L¡−R j¡f Q¡z Bõ¡q−l Xl¡p e¡, Xl¡p e¡
®cCM¡C a nua¡¢e ¢Q¿¹¡ j¡b¡a B−uz

   Bj¡l fÐ−nÀl ®L¡eJ Ešl ®S¡−V e¡z
   Cú¤−ml ¢h‘¡e hC p¡j−e ¢e−u j¡'®L h¢m – A¡õ¡q a Bcj q¡Ju¡ fÐbj pª¢ø
Ll−R, ¢WL e¡?
    – Ll−R e¡, Ll−Rez j¡ Bj¡l ®hu¡c¢h öd−l ®cez
    – HC ®k ®cM, ¢h‘¡e hC−u B¢cj j¡e¤−ol R¢h ®c¢M−u h¢m, HL ®L¡¢o fСZ£
®b−L hý−L¡o£ fСZ£, a¡lfl h¡el ®bCL¡ ¢hhaÑe OCV¡ HClLj B¢cj j¡e¤o
qC−Rz a¡l¡ …q¡u b¡La, j¡l¡j¡¢l Lla, gm j¤m M¡Ca, L¡Q¡ j¡wp M¡Caz A−eL
f−l f¡b−l f¡bl OCo¡ B…e SÅ¡m¡C−a ¢nCM¡ a¡lf−l a¡l¡ A−eL ¢LR¤ Ll−a
¢n−Mz d£−l d£−l j¡e¤o piÉ qC−Rz Bõ¡ql h¡e¡−e¡ qkla Bcj Bm¡−upp¡õ¡j ¢L
Hlj ®m¡jAm¡ mÉ¡wV¡ h¡¾c−ll ja ®cM−a ¢Rm e¡¢L, k¡−l Bõ¡q j¡¢V ¢cu¡
h¡e¡Cu¡ ®h−qp−al h¡N¡−e q¡yV−a ¢c¢R−me!
    j¡ −Q¡M e¡L L¤yQ−L, ®ke c¤NÑå −h−l¡−µR hC ®b−L, h−me – pl, pl, plz c§l q
p¡j−e ®bCL¡z HC hCH k¡ ®mq¡ ph ¢jR¡ La¡z Bõ¡q k¡ hm−Re, a¡C HLj¡œ
paÉz Bõ¡ql Ef−l Bl L¤−e¡ paÉ e¡Cz
    j¡'l p¡j−e ®b−L Bj¡−L p−l Bp−a quz h¡h¡l L¡−R hÉ¡f¡l¢V a¤mh, a¡
pñh euz ay¡l p¡j−e c¡ys¡−m Nm¡u ül −g¡−V e¡z Bõ¡q paÉ e¡¢L ¢h‘¡e paÉ –
®L Bj¡−L Ešl ®c−hz Bõ¡q k¡ h−m−Re a¡l ®ia−l k¤¢š² Lj ®c¢Mz k¤¢š² në¢V
ea¤e ¢n−M¢R B¢j, h¡h¡ a¡yl h¡Z£−a Cc¡e£w fСuC hm−Re, k¤¢š² R¡s¡ ®L¡eJ L¡S
Ll¢h e¡, k¡ ¢LR¤C Llp ¢e−Sl ¢h−hL−l ¢SN¡p Ll¢h, ¢h−h−L k¢c Lu L¡SV¡
Ll−a a¡C−mC Ll¢hz ph j¡e¤−olC ¢h−hL hCm¡ HLV¡ ¢S¢ep b¡−Lz j¡e¤o qCm
H¢e−jm, ¢L¿º lÉ¡ne¡m AÉ¡¢e−jmz k¤¢š²h¤¢Ü e¡ b¡L−m j¡e¤o Bl S¿º−a ®L¡eJ
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     h¡h¡ AhnÉ h¡Z£¢V ¢c−a öl¦ L−l−Re E−W¡−e l¡M¡ M¢sl Ù¹¤−f ®cnm¡C −SÅ−m
®Mm−a ¢N−u B…e fСu d¢l−u ¢c−u¢Rm¡j h−mz B…e k¢c Rs¡−a¡, h¡h¡l ¢hnÄ¡p
h¡¢sOl f¤−s R¡C q−u ®kaz
     ¢h‘¡−el Lb¡u B¢j k¤¢š² −c¢M ®h¢nz Bõ¡q Bcj q¡Ju¡−L d¡j L−l ®h−qpa
®b−L ®g−m ¢c−me fª¢bh£−a, ®Lje ®ke Nè Nè j−e quz l©fLb¡l hC−ul jaz
j¡'−L hm−m j¡ h−me Bõ¡q pÇf−LÑ h¡−S Lb¡ LC−m al ¢Sh MCp¡ fshz B¢j
¢Si M−p ¢L e¡ ®cM−a O−ll clS¡ hå L−l Bõ¡q a¤C fQ¡, Bõ¡q a¤C nua¡e,
Bõ¡q a¤C HLV¡ BÙ¹¡ hcj¡Cn, Bõ¡q a¤C ö−u¡−ll h¡µQ¡ h−m¢Rm¡jz ¢S−il
S¡uN¡u ¢Si lCm, B¢jJ ¢e¢ÕQa qm¡j Bõ¡q−L N¡m¡N¡m Ll−m Bp−m ¢Si
M−p e¡, j¡ i¤m h−mez Bl Bõ¡ql L¡−R Q¡C−mC ®k Bõ¡q ¢LR¤ ®ce e¡, a¡lJ
fÐj¡Z −f−u¢Rz e¡j¡S ®p−l Bõ¡ql L¡−R ®j¡e¡S¡−al q¡a a¤−m ®f¡s¡h¡¢sl QjQj
®Q−u¢Rm¡j, nl¡g j¡j¡l¡ ®kje W¡ä¡l h¡−fl ®c¡L¡−el m¤¢Qh¤¢¾c e¡Ù¹¡ M¡u, a¡
−Q−u¢Rm¡j, −S¡−V¢ez HLV¡ L¡−Wl ®O¡s¡ ®Q−u¢Rm¡j, l¡Sh¡¢s Cú¤−m QjvL¡l
l¢Pe HL¢V L¡−Wl ®O¡s¡ ®c−M ®m¡i q−u¢Rm, −LE Bj¡−L L¡−Wl ®O¡s¡ ®cu¢e,
BlJ La L£ ®Q−u¢Rm¡j –– Bj¡e L¡L¡ Bl nl¡g j¡j¡ L¤ù q−u j¡l¡ k¡e
®Q−u¢Rm¡j, Jy−cl L¤ùJ qu¢e, Jyl¡ j−leJ ¢ez j¡ fСuC Bõ¡ql L¡−R fСbÑZ¡ L−le
h¡h¡ ®ke L¤ù q−u ¢nN¢l j−l k¡ez AbQ h¡h¡ ¢c¢hÉ p¤ÙÛ, ¢ce ¢ce ®fn£−a n¢š²
h¡s−Rz SÅ−lJ ®k HL¢ce ¢hR¡e¡u fs−he, a¡J euz Bj¡l fСuC SÅl qu, −p ¢L
M¤¢n qC SÅl q−m, aMe Bl ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−a qu e¡, h¡h¡ aMe ®hn elj Nm¡u Lb¡
h−me, j¡b¡u q¡a h¤¢m−u ®cez JC HL¢V pju, kMe h¡h¡l Bcl hs p¤miz ®b¡L¡
®b¡L¡ BP¤l, Ljm¡−mh¤ H−e ¢nu−l l¡−Me, ö−u ö−u i¡C−h¡e−L ®c¢M−u −c¢M−u
M¡Cz Jl¡ q¡a ®f−a fÉ¡e fÉ¡e L−l Q¡C−m p¡j¡eÉ ¢cCz j¡ Bc¡ ®L−V e¤e ®j−M
−ce ®M−az ¢L¿º Jo¤d −M−a ®N−mC ¢hl¢š² d−l, SÅl qJu¡l Be¾c ph E−h k¡uz
hs hs VÉ¡h−mV ¢Nm−a hm−m j−e qu Ap¤M qJu¡V¡ hs h¡−S HL hÉ¡f¡lz f¡yQ
R'lLj Jo¤d O¾V¡u O¾V¡u ¢Nm−a h−me h¡h¡z M¡¢µR M¡h h−m V¤f L−l S¡e¡m¡l
h¡C−l Jo¤d ®g−m ®cJu¡l A−iÉp Bj¡lz SÅl p¡a BV¢c−eJ kMe R¡−s e¡, h¡h¡l
p−¾cq quz ¢a¢e ¢e−S Bj¡l j¤−Ml ®ial f¡¢e ®Y−m h−me q¡ Ll, qy¡ Ll−m
VÉ¡h−mV h¡ LÉ¡fp¤m Y¤¢L−u −ce j¤−Mz Nm¡u Jph BV−L k¡u, Ju¡L L−l ®j−T
i¡¢p−u ®g¢mz h¡h¡ Bh¡l h−me qy¡ Llz H ¢WL HLh¡l e¡ f¡¢l−m ®cM nah¡l Hl
jaz h¡h¡ q¡m R¡−se e¡ karZ e¡ Jo¤d Bj¡l ®f−V Y¤L−Rz h¡h¡ O−l e¡ b¡L−m j¡
p¤l¡ f−s g¤y ¢c−u ®ce h¤−Lz g¤y ®cJu¡−a i¡mC m¡−Nz g¤y ®a¡ Bl ®a−a¡ Jo¤d eu
®k ¢Nm−a quz NÔ¡p i−l jum¡ fs¡ fs¡ f¡¢e M¡Ju¡ez Ap¤M p¡l−m j¡ h−me j¡'l
g¤y−u Bl f£−ll fs¡ f¡¢e−a Ap¤M ®p−l−R, h¡h¡ h−me Jo¤−d ®p−l−Rz
     h¡h¡l p−‰ Bj¡l q©cÉa¡ ®eC ®j¡−V, ¢a¢e p¡j−e c¡ys¡−m j−e qu HL ¯caÉ
H−p c¡ys¡m, fСZ k¡u k¡u, ah¤ h¡h¡ kMe h−me SÅl q−µR Ap¤−Ml EfpNÑ, nl£−l
S£h¡Z¤ Y¤−L Ap¤M °a¢l L−l, Jo¤−d S£h¡Z¤ e¡nL ¢S¢ep B−R, a¡ nl£−l ¢N−u
S£h¡Z¤ dÄwp Ll−m a−hC Ap¤M p¡−lh¡h¡l Lb¡−LC Bj¡l ®k±¢š²L j−e quz

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e¡¢eh¡¢sl −fR−el h¢Ù¹…−m¡u L¡lJ Ap¤M q−m g¤y ®cJu¡l Qm ¢Rmz L'¢ce fl
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flC p¤l¡ V¤l¡ f−s −l¡−N ®i¡N¡ ®Nya−L g¤y ¢c−u ®ka HL ®j±m¢h, f¡¢e−a g¤y ¢c−u
®l−M ®ka, fs¡ f¡¢e ®M−m e¡¢L Ap¤M p¡l−hz g¤−m ®Y¡m q−u, ®n−o ®Nya¤, R'hRl
hup j¡œ, j−lC ®Nmz T¤e¤ M¡m¡l f¡Nm¡¢j Lj¡−aJ ®j±m¢h g¤y ¢c−u¢R−me, L−j¢ez
h¡h¡−L g¤y ¢c−a ®N¡f−e HL ®j±m¢h ®k¡N¡s L−l¢R−me j¡, ®ke l¡¢Su¡ ®hN−jl
Lhm ®b−L j¤š² qe h¡h¡z h¡h¡l N¡−u ®a¡ g¤y ®cJu¡ pñh eu, g¤y ¢c−u¢R−me h¡h¡
−k O−l O¤−j¡−ae, p¤−a¡u ¢NyV ¢c−u Q¡l V¤L−l¡ p¤−a¡ f¤y−a ®l−M¢R−me ®p O−ll Q¡l
¢Le¡−l, ®N¡f−ez ®j±m¢h h−m ¢N−u¢R−me, HMe Bf−el ü¡j£l je ¢glhz j¡ Bl
e¡¢e−L ¢gp¢gp Lb¡ hm−a ö−e¢Rm¡j H ¢e−uz h¡h¡l je ®a¡ ®g−l¢e, j¡'l ®Q−u
®h¢n Bl H Lb¡ ®L S¡−e! ah¤ T¡s g¤y−L Aå ¢hnÄ¡p j¡'lz

    j¡ h−me ph ¢j−bÉ k¡ ®mM¡ Cú¤−ml hC−uz Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p q−a Q¡u e¡z
f£lh¡¢s−a k¡Ju¡ öl¦ Ll¡l B−N Cú¤−ml −mM¡fs¡−L j¡ ®c¡o ®ce ¢e, hlw ¢a¢e
¢e−S BlJ ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−a f¡−le¢e h−m c¤xM Ll−aez c¤xM qW¡v qW¡v HMeJ
L−le, ®p ‘¡e¡SÑ−el SeÉ eu, −mM¡fs¡ e¡ Ll¡−a ¢a¢e ®L¡eJ Q¡L¢l S¤¢V−u
h¡h¡l pwp¡−l T¡s¤ ®j−l jq¡e−¾c ¢hc¡u ¢e−u ¢e−Sl f¡−u c¡ys¡−a f¡l−Re e¡ h−mz
®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e L£ i£oZ f¡−ÒV ®N−me j¡z j¡ ¢L i§m f−b k¡−µRe, e¡¢L paÉ f−bz
B¢j ¢WL h¤−T f¡C e¡, j¡ e¡ qu k¤¢š² R¡s¡ Lb¡ h−me ¢L¿º −mM¡fs¡ S¡e¡, l£¢aja
¢hH HjH f¡n Ll¡ ®m¡−Ll¡J −a¡ LMeJ j¡e¤o h¡ SN−al Evf¢š ¢ho−u ®L¡eJ
a−LÑ j¡−ae e¡, Bõ¡q k¡ h−m−Re a¡ ¢c¢hÉ ®j−e ®ee, ¢eÕQu ®j−e ®ee, ®j−e e¡
¢e−m e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡ L−le −Le! e¡¢eh¡¢sl −fR−e h¢Ù¹, p¡j−e ¢Rm ¢n¢ra ®m¡L−cl
h¡¢sz −pph h¡¢sl Ha ®m¡L kMe Bõ¡q−L j¡−ee, Bõ¡q hÉ¡f¡l¢V ®eq¡a ®gme¡
euz h¡h¡ ¢e−SC ®l¡S¡ L−le, ljS¡e H−mz ®R¡V−hm¡u Bj¡l nM qa ®l¡S¡
l¡M−a, ®no l¡−a E−W B¢jJ ph¡l p−‰ h−p fÐbj j¡R j¡wp f−l c¤d Lm¡ −j−M
i¡a ®Ma¡jz c¤f¤l ®hm¡ h¡h¡ hm−ae HMe a¤j¡−L ¢LR¤ ®M−a q−hz
    B¢j j¡b¡ ®e−s hma¡j – B¢j ®l¡S¡ l¡M¢Rz
    – Eýy, ®R¡V−cl ®l¡S¡u HMe M¡Cu¡ f−l Bh¡l Cga¡¢l Ll−a qu påÉ¡l
pjuz a¡C−m ®l¡S¡ qCh c¤CV¡z h¡h¡ hm−aez
    Bp−m c¤−V¡ ®l¡S¡l j¡−e¢V q−µR Bj¡−L ®M−a q−h, p¡l¡¢ce e¡ ®M−u b¡L−m
Bj¡l Lø q−h, B¢j Lø f¡C h¡h¡ Q¡C−ae e¡z ®no l¡−a p¡C−le h¡S¡l pju
®h¢nl i¡N ¢ceC Bj¡−L X¡L¡ qa e¡, ¢L¿º O−l b¡m h¡p−el në ®f−u m¡¢g−u
E−W ®no l¡−al M¡h¡l ®Ma¡j, ®l¡S¡ l¡Mhz Bõ¡q h−m−Re E−f¡p Ll−a, a¡C
E−f¡p Ll−a Q¡Ca¡j a¡ euz −R¡Vl¡ ®l¡S¡ l¡M−m h¡¢s−a −hn Bcl f¡Ju¡ k¡u,
mr L−l¢Rz Bcl f¡Ju¡C ¢Rm j§m E−ŸnÉ, pñhaz Bc−ll h¡C−lJ H A−eLV¡
®Mm¡l ja ¢Rm, E−f¡p E−f¡p ®Mm¡, ®Mm¡ ®n−o j¤¢s, ®R¡m¡, X¡−ml hs¡, ®h…e
hs¡, Nlj Nlj ¢S¢m¢fl p¡j−e h−p ®b−L p¡C−le h¡S−m M¡Ju¡ öl¦ Ll¡z
p¡C−le p¡C−le, M¡Ju¡ M¡Ju¡z

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    f¤−l¡ j¡p ®l¡S¡ ®l−M h¡h¡ D−cl EvphJ L−le S¡yL L−lz −R−m−j−u−cl SeÉ
S¡j¡ −L−ee, j¡'l SeÉ n¡¢s, hs D−c ®L¡lh¡¢e ¢c−a Nl¦ ®L−ee, eua M¡¢pz
p¡l¡hR−l h¡h¡l HV¤L¤C djÑ f¡mez AhnÉ j¡−T HLh¡l ÚHL ®j±m¢h l¡M−me fТa
pL¡−m H−p −ke ay¡−L L¡uc¡ f¢s−u k¡ez qW¡v H nM ®Le q−u¢Rm ay¡l, L¡E−L
h−me¢ez a−h nM¢V qJu¡l L'¢ce B−N ¢a¢e, B¢j j−e Ll−a f¡¢l, l¡−a h¡¢s
¢g−l M¡h¡l ®V¢h−m h−p j¡'l L¡−R h−m¢R−me ®k HL ®l¡N£l h¡¢s−a Aá¤a HL
®m¡L −c−M−Re ¢a¢e, mð¡ Q¤mc¡¢s ®m¡L¢Vl, −Rys¡ S¡j¡ S¤−a¡, L¡N−S Bõ¡q
¢mM−me Bl¢h−a, Bl ®p ®mM¡ ®b−L Øfø BJu¡S −h−l¡−a m¡Nm Bõ¡ý Bõ¡ýz
L¡NS¢V q¡−a ¢e−u h¡h¡ O¤¢l−u ¢g¢l−u ®c−M−Re ®L¡eJ Q¡m¡¢L B−R ¢L e¡, ®eCz
S¡j¡l f−L−V ®L¡eJ k¿» m¤−L¡−e¡ B−R ¢L e¡, ®eCz ®m¡L¢V ¢e−S në Ll−R ¢L e¡
j¤−M, e¡z L¡N−Sl Arl Hje ¢S¢Ll L£ L−l ®a¡−m h¡h¡ h¤−T f¡e e¡z j¡ Bq¡
Bq¡ Ll−me h¡h¡l NÒf ö−ez h¡h¡ m¡¢V−jl ja ¢Tj d−l h−p lC−mez j¤−M M¡h¡l
EWm e¡z i¡a ®e−s ®Q−s ¢r−d ®eC h−m b¡m p¢l−u l¡M−mez lš²Q¡f h¡s−m h¡h¡
pL¡m pL¡m O¤−j¡−a Q−m k¡e ®kje, ®p l¡−aJ ®N−mez h¡h¡ LMeJ, L£ Ll−me
¢a¢e h¡¢sl h¡C−l, L£ ®l¡N£ ®cM−me, −L¡b¡u L£ OVm ¢LR¤ h−me e¡ L¡E−L,
Bj¡−cl ®a¡ euC, j¡'−LJ e¡z ¢L¿º ®p¢ce h¡h¡ Aá¤a hÉhq¡l Ll−mez a¡l pç¡q
M¡¢eL fl pL¡m ®hm¡ l¡aL¡e¡ ®j±m¢h, l¡−a −m¡L¢V fb −Q−ee e¡ h−m ®m¡−L
X¡−L a¡C, ea¤e HL¢V L¡uc¡ q¡−a ¢e−u clS¡u Ls¡ e¡s−me, h¡h¡ Mhl ¢c−u−Rez
AhnÉ h¡h¡l Hph pu¢e ®h¢n¢cez c¤¢ce B¢mg Shl B ®h Shl h¡ f−sC ®j±m¢h
H−m hm−ae, ®j±m¢h p¡h Q¡ V¡ M¡e, BS Bl fs−a CµR¡ Lla¡−R e¡z BN¡j£
L¡m fshz Q¡ e¡Ù¹¡ −cJu¡ qa ®j±m¢h−L h¡C−ll O−l, J ®M−u ¢a¢e ¢h−cu q−aez
BN¡j£L¡m B−p, fln¤ B−p, R¡−œl ¢V¢L¢Vl Bl ®cM¡ f¡Ju¡ k¡u e¡z ¢ce f¡y−QL
fl ®j±m¢h−L f¤−l¡ j¡−pl ®hae ¢c−u H−Lh¡lC ¢h−cu L−l ¢c−mez HC q−µR
d−jÑl NË¡p h¡h¡l Jfl, ®Lhm c¤'¢c−el SeÉC ¢Rm a¡l b¡h¡z HlflC h¡h¡ Bh¡l
B−Nl h¡h¡, AqwL¡¢l, e£¢ah¡e, LjÑW, hÉ¡LhÊ¡n, fÉ¡−¾Vl ®ia−l n¡VÑ, n¡−VÑl Jfl
V¡C, V¡C−ul Jfl ®L¡Vz n£aL¡−m Ji¡l−L¡Vz Ru Ga¤−aC S¤−a¡l jQjQz

     hs j¡j¡ Y¡L¡ ®b−L fТaj¡−p AhL¡−nl ¢WL¡e¡u Ecue e¡−j HL¢V f¢œL¡
f¡W¡ez H¢V Bj¡−cl L¡−S m¡−N hC M¡a¡l jm¡V h¡yd¡uz Ecue Hm, R¢h V¢h
®c−M hÉp jm¡Vz hCM¡a¡u jm¡V hy¡d¡ ®pC −mM¡fs¡ öl¦ Ll¡ Ah¢c ®nM¡z fÐbj
fÐbj jm¡V ®hy−d ¢c−ae j¡, ¢hú¤−Vl −W¡P¡, h¡h¡ ®V¡ØV ¢hú¤V ¢L−e Be−ae i−l,
−L−Vz f−l −p±¾ckÑ‘¡e h¡s−m ¢e−SC jm¡V hy¡¢d LÉ¡−mä¡−ll l¢Pe f¡a¡u, NÔ¡−„¡l
LÉ¡−mä¡lC ®h¢n, Hlfl öl¦ qm j¡¢pL Ecu−el f¡a¡ ¢Ry−sz Ecue f¢œL¡¢V
®p¡¢i−ua CJ¢eu−el c§a¡h¡p ®b−L ®h−l¡u, hs j¡j¡ c§a¡h¡−pl p¡wúª¢aL ®L−¾cÐ
f¢œL¡¢Vl k¤NÈ pÇf¡c−Ll Q¡L¢l L−lez juje¢pw−q ®hs¡−a H−m p−‰ L−l ®hn
hC B−ee, ¢LR¤ hC Bh¡l ®l−M k¡e Bj¡−cl h¡¢s−az L£ j−e L−l ®L S¡−e,
pñha c¡c¡l¡ ®ke f−sez B−c± Jph hC M¤−m ®c−Me e¡ c¡c¡ ¢Lwh¡ ®R¡Vc¡z B¢j

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Amp ¢h−Lm…−m¡u j¡−T j¡−T ®e−s ®Q−s ®c¢M ®R¡V−cl ®m¢ee, ¢àa£u jq¡k¤−Ül
C¢aq¡p, pj¡Sa¿» ¢L J ®Le, jÉ¡¢„j ®N¡¢LÑl j¡, Bj¡l ®R−m−hm¡, fª¢bh£l
f¡Wn¡m¡ Hphz
    hsj¡j¡ h¡¢s H−m ®hn i¡m i¡m ®ly−d M¡Ju¡e j¡, Q−m ®N−m h−me – ®jh¡C
¢L ®k qCu¡ ®Nm, j¡â¡p¡u fs¡ R¡œ, qCm ¢L e¡ Lj¤¢eØVz ¢R ¢Rz j¡'l ¢R ¢R në
Bj¡−L pS¡N L−lz ¢S−‘p L¢l, Lj¤¢eØV ¢L, j¡?
    – Bl L£, Bõ¡q ®M¡c¡ j¡−e e¡z j¡ je-jl¡ ü−l h−mez
    HC fÐbj ¢hpÈu Bj¡l, a¡q−m Bõ¡q ®M¡c¡ e¡ j¡e¡ ®m¡LJ SN−a B−R! hs
j¡j¡ Q¡y−c e£m BjÑØVÌw j¤−a H−p−Re h−me, Bl¢h i¡o¡¢V −k ®L¡eJ i¡o¡l ja
HL¢V i¡o¡, H i¡o¡−aJ AnÔ£m Lb¡ ®mM¡ qu, Ahm£m¡u h−me, ¢L¿º ¢a¢e Bõ¡q
®M¡c¡ j¡−ee e¡ H Bj¡−L B−N ®LE h−me¢ez hs j¡j¡ ®Le a¡ j¡−ee e¡ Bj¡l
M¤h S¡e−a C−µR L−lz ¢L¿º ®L¡eJ Ef¡u ®eC S¡e¡l, hs j¡j¡ b¡−Le c§−ll nq−l,
kMe B−pe, a¡yl l¡SLeÉ¡¢V−L ¢a¢e HL¢V ®R¡V M¡V ¢nöC i¡®he, l¡SLeÉ¡ ®k
®cM−a ®cM−a hs q−µR, LalLj fÐnÀ Sj−R j−e, a¡ ¢a¢e ®j¡−VJ ®cM−a f¡e e¡z
−h¡L¡ ®p¡L¡ m¡S¤L ®j−ul q¡−a c¤'−V¡ m−S¾p a¤−m −cu¡C i¡−he k−bøz
    hs j¡j¡l ®l−M k¡Ju¡ hC…−m¡ fÐbj ®e−s ®Q−s Hlfl f−s f−s Bj¡l d¡lZ¡
S−¾j−R −pC éL fl¡ hu−pC ®k fª¢bh£V¡ ®Lhm T¡sgy¤−Ll SNa eu, Hp−hl
h¡C−l hs HL¢V SNa B−R, k¤¢š²l SNaz e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡ ph¡C L−l e¡, −L¡l¡e
q¡¢cp ph¡C f−s e¡z ph¡C h¡−l¡ j¡−p ®a−l¡ f§S¡l B−u¡Se L−l e¡z j¡¢Vl j§¢aÑ
h¡¢e−u j¡b¡ ®W¡−L e¡z ¢jm¡c qu e¡, L£aÑe qu e¡z ¢MËØV¡e j¡−eC ¢jne¡¢ll L¡−m¡
BmM¡õ¡ fl¡ e¡e Bl g¡c¡l euz Hl h¡C−l AeÉlLj ¢LR¤ B−Rz Bj¡l ®pC
Vmjm pj−u h¡¢s−a p¡S p¡S lh f−s k¡u HL¢cez hs j¡j¡ Mhl f¡¢W−u−Re
¢a¢e HL ¢h−c¢n ®m¡L ¢e−u h¡¢s−a Bp−hez h¡¢s T¡s¡ ®j¡R¡ qm, j¤−R ®j−T
QLQL Ll¡ qm, ¢hR¡e¡…−m¡u ®d¡u¡ Q¡cl ¢hR¡−e¡ qm, M¡h¡l ®V¢h−ml Jfl L¡fs
¢h¢R−u ®cJu¡ qmz S¡e¡m¡ clS¡u ea¤e fcÑ¡ V¡P¡−e¡ qmz c¤f¤−ll B−NC Bj¡−cl
ph¡C−L ®N¡pm L−l ph−Q−u i¡m S¡j¡¢V f−l n¡¿¹ q−u h−p b¡L−a hm¡ qm
°hWLO−lz ¢iš²l C ¢f−l¡C−L¡ kMe h¡¢s Y¤−L ph¡l ¢c−L q¡a h¡¢s−u ®c−he,
Bj¡−clJ q¡a h¡s¡−a q−h, Bj¡−cl j¤MÙ¹ Ll¡−e¡ qm hm−a q¡E X¤ CE X¤z hÉp
HV¤L¤C, Hlfl Bj¡−cl Y¤−L ®k−a q−h ®ia−ll O−lz ¢WL qm, c¡c¡C ¢WL
Ll−me, ¢a¢e ®k−qa¤ Cw−l¢S hm−a S¡−ee, ¢a¢eC M¡h¡l ®V¢h−m hs j¡j¡ Bl
¢iš²−ll p−‰ hp−he ®M−az ph ¢WLz ¢iš²l H−me, q¡a ®jm¡−e¡ qm, ¢L¿º q¡E X¤
CE X¤, ®nM¡−e¡ h¡LÉ¢V Bj¡l j¤M −b−L ¢LR¤−aC ®h−l¡m e¡z h¡LÉ¢V−a hs q¡X¤X¤
q¡X¤X¤ Nå B−Rz
    ®nM¡−e¡ ¢S¢e−p, BSL¡m HC q−u−R Bj¡l, je p¡u ®cu e¡z h¡¢s−a fÐQ¤l
M¡h¡l l¡æ¡ q−u¢Rmz −M−u ®c−u ¢iš²l h¡¢s O¤−l ®cM−a ®h−l¡−mez E−W¡−e Bmj
b¡La ®k Ol¢V−a, −p O−ll ®fR−e Swm¡u ¢N−u c¡y¢s−u ®fµR¡h Ll−mez
    JC fÐbj Bj¡l −L¡eJ n¡c¡ ®m¡L ®cM¡z

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    L£ n¡c¡ ®l L£ n¡c¡! S£h−e A−eL n¡c¡ Cw−lS ®cM¡ j¡'l ®Q¡MJ ¢hpÈ−u
A¢ii§a qmz
    ¢iš²l Q−m ®N−m, ®ke H h¡¢s ¢iš²−ll fcd¤−m¡u deÉ q−u−R, ¢hN¢ma ®q−p
c¡c¡ h¡l¡¾c¡l ®Qu¡−l h−p f¡ ®c¡m¡−a m¡N−mez ay¡l fl−e C¢Ù» Ll¡ n¡VÑ fÉ¡¾V,
f¡¢mn Ll¡ S¤−a¡z
    j¡ fl¢ce f£lh¡¢s ®b−L O¤−l Bp¡l fl hm−me – n¡c¡ qC−m L£ qCh!
®cMm¡j a M¡−s¡u¡ ®fn¡h Ll−R ®hX¡z ®fn¡h LCl¡ f¡¢eJ mC−R e¡z nua¡el¡
M¡−s¡u¡ ®fn¡h L−lz Lj¤É¢eØV a, Lla e¡! Bõ¡q lp¤m ¢hnÄ¡p L−l e¡, B−N
S¡e−m B¢j l¡å¡ h¡s¡ Lla¡j e¡z

   nua¡−e, j¡'l ¢hnÄ¡p, SNa i−l ®N−Rz




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®gi¡¢lV


     ¢hcÉ¡ju£ Cú¤m nq−ll e¡jLl¡ ®j−u−cl Cú¤mz ¢hcÉ¡ju£ −ch£ e¡−j n¢nL¡¿¹
e¡¢L p§kÑL¡¿¹ jq¡l¡S¡l ®h¡e Cú¤m¢V h¡¢e−u¢R−mez ®cu¡m ®Ol¡ ¢hn¡m ph¤S j¡−Wl
Jfl m¡m ®c¡am¡ c¡m¡ez hV AnÄ› N¡−R R¡Ju¡z j¡−Wl HLf¡−n fcÈf¤L¤lz Cú¤−ml
i¢aÑ fl£r¡u B¢j ¢V−L ®N−m, T¤e¤M¡m¡, H Cú¤−m ®mM¡fs¡ L−l−Re ®k−qa¤,
−L¡e¢V ®L¡e LÓ¡pOl, ®L¡e¢V j¡ØV¡l−cl hp¡l Ol, ®L¡eM¡−e H−pð¢m qu Bj¡−L
¢Q¢e−u h¢p−u −ce Qa¤bÑ ®nÐZ£L−rl fÐbj p¡¢l−az h¢p−u, L¡−e L¡−e h−me, j¤Q¢L
®q−p, a−l ¢L¿º hs LÓ¡−pl ®j−ul¡ BCp¡ HLV¡ ¢S¢ep LC−a f¡−lz
     – ¢L LC−a f¡−l T¤e¤M¡m¡?
     Bj¡l iu dl¡ j¤−M a¡¢L−u M¡m¡ ®q−p−Re, lqpÉ i¡−Pe¢ez
     OVe¡ fÐbj¢ce O−V¢e, O−V−R ¢àa£u¢cez c¤f¤l−hm¡ ¢V¢g−el HLO¾V¡ R¤¢V qu
Cú¤−m, ¢V¢ge ®M−u ¢py¢sl L¡−R c¡y¢s−u ®j−ul¡ j¡−W ®h±¢Q ®Mm−R, ®cM¢R, HL¡
c¡y¢s−u ®cM¢R, qW¡v ®Q¡−M f−s HL ®j−u ØføaC Jf−ll LÓ¡−pl, B¢j ¢Q¢e e¡,
®l¢mwH il ¢c−u Bj¡−L ®cM−R, j¤−M q¡¢pz B¢j ®Q¡M p¢l−u ¢e−u LÓ¡pO−ll ¢c−L
c¤'f¡ ®kC h¡s¡C, ®j−u¢V ®fRe ®b−L X¡−L, HC ®j−u ®n¡−e¡z
     B¢j bj−L c¡ys¡Cz
     −j−u¢V L¡−R H−p ¢S−‘p L−l – ®a¡j¡l e¡j ¢L?
     B¢j h¢m – e¡j ¢SN¡p L−le LÉ¡e?
     mð¡, nÉ¡jm¡, Q¤m ®h¢e Ll¡ ®j−u¢V ®q−p h−m – a¤¢j ®a¡ M¤h p¤¾cl, ®pSeÉz
     −j−u¢V Bj¡l q¡a ®V−e −eu j¤−W¡u, q¡−al BP¤−m AÒf AÒf Q¡f ®cuz R¡¢s−u
¢e−u B¢j N¡ L¡W L−l c¡y¢s−u b¡¢Lz
     −j−u¢V, ¢L e¡j S¡¢e e¡, h−m – iu f¡Ju¡l ¢LR¤ e¡Cz B¢j ®a¡j¡−l ¢LµR¤
Llh e¡z
    ®Q¡M Bj¡l j¡¢V−a, h¤L d¤Lf¤L L−lz ®j−u¢V BlJ L¡R ®Oy−p ®LE ®ke öe−a
e¡ f¡u, h−m – a¤¢j Bj¡l ®gi¡¢lV qh¡?
    ®gi¡¢lV qJu¡ L¡−L h−m B¢j S¡¢e e¡z −Q¡M Ef−Q Sm e¡−j Bj¡lz ®j−u¢V
Bj¡l ®Q¡−Ml Sm BP¤−m j¤−R ¢c−u h−m – ¢L ®h¡L¡ ®j−u, L¡y−c¡ ®Le!
    HLcm ®j−u−L ¢py¢s ®h−u Jf−l EW−a ®c−M ®j−u¢V â¦a p−l k¡uz
    LÓ¡pO−ll ¢p¢mw S¤−s mð¡ l¢Pe L¡f−sl f¡M¡, O−ll h¡C−l h−p Bu¡l¡ V¡−e,
f¡M¡ −c¡−m, JC V¡e¡ f¡M¡l ¢e−Q h−pJ ®ia−l O¡j−a b¡¢L ®i−h −k HL¢V
Jf−ll LÓ¡−pl ®j−u ¢eÕQu Bj¡−L g¤yp¢m−u ®L¡b¡J ¢e−u ®k−a ®Q−u¢Rm, −L¡b¡u
®L S¡−e!



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   −j−u¢V fl¢ce ¢V¢g−el pju, −p¢ceJ B¢j ¢py¢sl L¡−R HL¡ c¡y¢s−u, q¡−a
HL¢V f¡L¡ ®fu¡l¡ ¢c−u hmm – HC m¡S¤L ®j−u, ®gi¡¢lV qh¡ e¡ Bj¡l? hm,
qh¡z B¢j ®a¡j¡−l A−eL A−eL Bcl Llhz
    h¤−S Bp¡ ü−l h¢m – e¡z
   −j−u¢V ¢j¢ø ®q−p Bj¡l q¡a d−l, B¢j j¤¢W L−l l¡¢M q¡az

    LÓ¡−pl ¢LR¤ ®j−u, B¢j a¡−cl e¡jJ aMe S¡¢e e¡, Cú¤m R¤¢Vl fl N¡−u f−s
¢S−‘p L−l – −a¡j¡l ®gi¡¢lV ®L? JC−k mð¡ Bf¡V¡ ®a¡j¡l ®gi¡¢lV, e¡?
    B¢j ¢LR¤ h¤−T f¡C e¡ ®gi¡¢lV hÉ¡f¡l¢V ¢L! −j−ul¡ L¡l −gi¡¢lV ®L, HC
¢e−u L¡e¡L¡¢e L−lz −LE a¡l ®gi¡¢l−Vl e¡j h−m e¡, ph ®ke hs ®N¡fe HL
hÉ¡f¡lz
    T¤e¤ M¡m¡l L¡−R ®N¡V¡ hÉ¡f¡l¢V f−l S¡e¡ qu Bj¡lz ¢hcÉ¡ju£ Cú¤−m H M¤h
f¤−l¡−e¡ ¢euj ®k Jf−ll LÓ¡−pl ®j−ul¡ ¢e−Ql LÓ¡−pl p¤¾cl£ ®j−u−cl p−‰
®gi¡¢lV f¡−az HLdl−el pC f¡a¡l jaz OVe¡¢V Bl ph¡l L¡−R ®N¡fe b¡L¡
Q¡Cz ®LE ®ke e¡ ®c−M a¡l¡ Cú¤m R¤¢Vl fl eua −Mm¡l O¾V¡u, eua ¢V¢g−el
pju N¡−Rl a−m, f¤L¤lO¡−V, ®cu¡−ml Bs¡−m ®cM¡ L−l, q¡−a q¡a ®l−M NÒf
L−l, hs ®j−u¢V ®R¡V ®j−u¢V−L HV¡ JV¡ Efq¡l ®cuz T¤e¤ M¡m¡l −gi¡¢l−Vl e¡j
¢Rm ¢hE¢Vz Apñh p¤¾cl HL¢V ®j−uz T¤e¤M¡m¡ kMe ¢hE¢Vl Lb¡ h−me, ¢j¢ø
q¡−pe, ®plLj ¢j¢ø q¡¢p mð¡ ®j−u¢VJ ®q−p¢Rmz
    ¢ce ®k−a b¡−L, Bl Bj¡l j−e q−a b¡−L ®gi¡¢lV hÉ¡f¡l¢V ¢hoj HL
®l¡j¡’Ll hÉ¡f¡lz C−µR L−l Bh¡l ®LE H−p HLh¡l ®gi¡¢lV q−a hm¤L
Bj¡−Lz HLh¡l ®LE X¡L−mC B¢j Q−m k¡h, Q−m k¡h p¤−a¡l Jf¡−lz LÓ¡−pl
p¤¾cl ®j−u…−m¡ ¢V¢g−el O¾V¡ fs−m f¡¢Ml ja Es¡m ¢c−u −L¡b¡u ®k k¡u! L¡e
f¡a−m ®j−u−cl L¡e¡L¡¢e ö¢e ®k jja¡l Nm¡l ea¤e j¡m¡¢V Jl ®gi¡¢lV ¢c−u−Rz
n¡q¡e¡l ®gi¡¢l−Vl e¡j heÉ¡z ®LE h−m heÉ¡ eu, ®LE h−m e¡ heÉ¡C, heÉ¡l p−‰
hV N¡−Rl Bs¡−m −LE J−L O¢eø c¡y¢s−u b¡L−a ®c−M−Rz
    B¢j HL ®h¡L¡Q¾c, m‹¡ha£ ma¡z −gi¡¢lV ®eC, LÓ¡−pJ ®L¡eJ hå¤ ®eC,
®LE Bj¡−L ®Mm¡u ®eu e¡, LÓ¡−p fs¡ dl−m qy¡ L−l c¡y¢s−u b¡¢Lz N¡−el, e¡−Ql,
®Mm¡l LÓ¡−pJ Bj¡l ja m¡—¤ Bl HLSeJ ®eCz h¡wm¡ LÓ¡−p Bj¡−L fÐnÀ Ll¡
q−u¢Rm – HLV¡ g¤−ml e¡j hm ®a¡ ®c¢M! B¢j i¡h¢Rm¡j, g¤m ®a¡ A−eLC B−R,
¢L¿º M¤h p¤Nå Rs¡u −L¡e g¤m, ®N¡m¡f e¡ ¢L ®c¡me Q¡yf¡ e¡¢L ¢nE¢m e¡¢L ®h¢m,
e¡¢L lSe£Nå¡z
    j¡ØV¡l Bj¡l ¯exnëÉ ®c−M l¡N L−l hm−me – ®j−uV¡ ¢L ®h¡h¡ e¡¢L!
    −h¡h¡Cz ®h¡h¡ h−m, ®p, ®k−qa¤ LÓ¡−p c¡y¢s−u hm−a q−h j¡ØV¡l−L ®j BC ®N¡
V¤ cÉ h¡bl¦j? HlLjC hm¡l ¢euj, Cw−l¢S−a, Bl j¡ØV¡l C−µR Ll−m hm−a
f¡−le, qÉy¡ Abh¡ e¡, e¡ hm−m h−p b¡L−a q−h nÄ¡p hå L−l, k¡ ®k ®LE ®cM−mC
h¤T−h ®Le, Bl qÉ¡y hm−m ph¡l ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e ¢c−u Bj¡−L ®c±−s eua WÉ¡w ®Q−f

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q¡yV−a q−h–– pL−m i¡h−a hp−h B¢j hs¢Vl SeÉ k¡¢µR e¡¢L ®R¡V¢Vl SeÉ, Hph
¢S¢ep −k Sepj−r Q¡f¡ hs m‹¡, a¡C B¢j ®j BC ®N¡ V¤ S¡a£u ®L¡eJ h¡−LÉ
e¡ ¢N−u ®h¡h¡ q−u ¢Rm¡jz n¢š² ¢c−u ®WL¡¢µRm¡jz −W¢L−u¢Rm¡j, j¡ØV¡l Q−m ®N−m,
®LE ®ke e¡ ®h¡−T ®L¡b¡u k¡¢µR, ¢N−u j¡−Wl −k ®L¡Z¡¢V−a f¡uM¡e¡, ®p ®L¡Z¡u
¢i−s c¡y¢s−u ¢Rm¡j, ®W¢L−uz f−l Bp¡ ®j−u…−m¡ Bj¡−L ¢X¢P−u HL HL L−l
®p−l B−pz Bj¡l Bl p¡l¡ qu e¡z ®hNh¡e ¢S¢ep nl£l ®b−L −h−l¡−a q¡a f¡
R¤y−s l£¢aja k¤Ü öl¦ L−l œ²−j œ²−j ¢e−Ù¹S qJu¡ ¢elÙ» qJu¡ Bj¡l p−‰z j−e
j−e h¢m Bl HLV¤ ph¤l Ll h¡h¡z ph¤l L¡l Ha pu! ®no Ah¢c j¡b¡ g¤−s ®h¢l−u
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B−p ®k¡Ü¡l cmz n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ j¤q−aÑ l¢Pe q−u J−Wz B¢j c¡y¢s−u b¡¢L m‹¡u j¤M
¢eQ¤ L−l, ®cu¡−m nl£l ®p−yV, HL¡z B¢j S¡¢e e¡ ®L Bj¡−L JC ¢hfc ®b−L
EÜ¡l Ll−hz EÜ¡l Ll−a AhnÉ HLSe H¢N−u B−p, ®k ®j−u¢V Bj¡l p¡j−e
H−p ¢j¢ø ®q−p h−m ¢L q−u−R, HM¡−e HL¡ HL¡ c¡s¡u¡ BR ®Le? ®p JC mð¡
®j−u¢V, −Q¡−Ml Sm j¤−R ®cJu¡l, f¡L¡ ®fu¡l¡lz dlZ£ Bp−m ¢àd¡ qu e¡ LMeJ,
ka a¡−L q−a hm¡ ®q¡L e¡ ®Lez Abh¡ qu, p£a¡ q−mC qu, B¢j ¢L Bl p£a¡
q−a ®f−l¢R! Bj¡l j¡b¡ O¡s ®b−L T¤−m b¡−L, ®ke Hr¤¢Z ¢Ry−s fs−h, ®j−u¢V
h¤−T Bj¡l Ll¦Z cn¡, ®qX ¢j−ØVÌ−pl p−‰ nm¡ fl¡jnÑ L−l Bj¡l hC M¡a¡ LÓ¡p
®b−L ¢e−SC ¢e−u H−p Cú¤−ml ®jbl¡¢e l¡jl¢au¡−L p−‰ −cu Bj¡−L h¡¢s ®f±y−R
¢c−az H L¡S¢V k¢c AeÉ ®LE Lla, pCaz
     h¡¢s−a Mhl¢V −N¡fe Ll¡l kb¡p¡dÉ ®Qø¡ L−l¢Rm¡jz pñh qu¢ez Apj−u
Cú¤m ®b−L qm¤c f¡S¡j¡l ®gl¡, p−‰ ®jbl¡¢ez h¡¢sl hsl¡ j¤M ¢V−f q¡−p, ®R¡Vl¡
Nm¡ g¡¢V−uz c¡c¡l ¢e−Sl HL¡l c¤e¡Ñj O¤Qm Hh¡l, p¡a f¡L −e−Q h−m
    ¢hcÉ¡ju£l q¡Ns¡ N¡¢s n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ qm¤c Llm
    Apj−u Cú¤m ®bCL¡ l¡jl¢au¡u ¢eu¡ BCmz
    f¤−l¡ j¡p Bj¡−L …−ul Q¡¢l, l¡jl¢au¡l pC h−m X¡L¡ qm h¡¢s−az j¡ AhnÉ
j¡−T j−dÉ dj−L pl¡e c¡c¡−L, h−me Jl ®fVV¡ M¡l¡f B¢Rmz
    j¡'l Bú¡l¡ ®f−u B¢j c¡c¡−L −iw¢Q ®L−V h¢m – a¤¢jJ ®a¡ Cú¤−m q¡NÉ¡
¢ca¡!
    c¡c¡ h−m – C¢q¢l, al ja hs qCu¡ q¡N¢R e¡¢L, B¢j aqe −R¡–, Ju¡−e f¢s
j¡œz
    c¡c¡−L ¢e−a H„−f¢l−j¾V¡m Cú¤−ml ¢l„¡ Bpa, h¡µQ¡l¡ ®ke ¢pV ®b−L f−s
e¡ k¡u p¡j−e ®hÒV hy¡d¡ b¡Laz fСuC Cú¤m R¤¢Vl B−NC c¡c¡−L h¡¢s ¢c−u ®ka
¢l„¡Am¡z c¤'BP¤−m dl¡ b¡La c¡c¡l …−u j¡M¡ q¡gfÉ¡¾Vz HL¢ce −l−N−j−N
¢l„¡Am¡ hmm −R−ml ®fV i¡m¡ LCl¡ f−l Cú¤−m f¡W¡C−uez
    j¡ h−me – HLh¡l HL ®L±V¡l c¤d M¡Ju¡−e¡l f−l ®e¡j¡−el ®fV ®k M¡l¡f
qCm ®a¡ qCmCz BCSJ Jl ®fVV¡ i¡m¡ e¡z
   H¢V q−µR c¡c¡l S−¾jl ®c¡−o e¡¢L ®L±−V¡l c¤−dl ®c¡−o, j¡ ¢e¢ÕQa eez


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    c¡c¡l ®q−N ®cJu¡ fÐp‰ H−m B¢j ü¢Ù¹ ®h¡d L¢lz A¿¹a B¢j ®k HL¡ HL¢V
¢h¢nÐ L¡ä OV¡C¢e, a¡ −i−hz ¢L¿º Cú¤−m ®p ü¢Ù¹ ®S¡−V e¡ Bj¡lz
    Cú¤−m L¡lJ ®gi¡¢lV qJu¡l pñ¡he¡, B¢j h¤¢T, Bj¡l Bl ®eCz mð¡
®j−u¢V−L c§l ®b−L ®c−MC E−ÒV¡ q¡y¢Vz −k ®LE Bj¡l ¢c−L a¡L¡−m j−e qu ®p
h¤¢T Bj¡l f¡S¡j¡ qm¤c Ll¡l OVe¡¢V S¡−ez m‹¡u Bj¡l L¡e e¡L m¡m q−u
b¡−Lz

     k¤Ü ®no q−m kMe Cú¤m ®M¡−m, h¡¢oÑL fl£r¡ R¡s¡C Bj¡−cl Jf−ll LÓ¡−p
a¤−m ®cJu¡ quz f¡L pl S¢j−el hc−m Cú¤−ml H−pð¢m−a ea¤e fa¡L¡l ¢e−Q
c¡y¢s−u N¡C−a qu Bj¡l ®p¡e¡l h¡wm¡z j¡e¤−ol °cOÑ fÐÙÛ hc−m ®N−R, i¡he¡ i¡o¡
BlJ p−aS, c£ç, BlJ fСZjuz ®ke hup e' j¡−pl hc−m ®h−s ®N−R e' hRlz
−ke h¡¢mL¡l¡ HMe Bl h¡¢mL¡ eu, al¦Z£z L¡lJ h¡¢s f¤−s−R, L¡lJ i¡C
q¡¢l−u−R, L¡lJ h¡h¡, L¡lJ d¢oÑa¡ ®h¡−el Sl¡u¤−a g¤−m ®g−yf hs q−µR
Ae¡L¡w¢Ma ¢nöz HlLj A¢i‘a¡l jdÉ ¢c−u pL−m Bjl¡ −qy−V H−p¢R, m¡n
®cM−a ®cM−a, BaÑ ¢QvL¡l öe−a öe−az
     aMe −L¡eJ HL h¡¢mL¡-®hm¡u n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ qm¤c L−l h¡¢s ¢g−l¢Rm¡j H
¢ea¡¿¹C ¢hpȪa qJu¡l ja a¤µRz
   A−fe−V¡ h¡−u¡−ú¡f
   e¡Ce ®Ve ®aCp−L¡f
   p¤ma¡e¡ ¢h¢hu¡e¡
   p¡−qh h¡h¤l °hWLM¡e¡
     h−m −j−u−cl Nm¡u j¡m¡ f¢l−u ¢e−Sl c−m ¢e−u −N¡m¡f fcÈ ®Mm−a, Bj¡l
Bl L¡e Nlj qu e¡ nl−jz ®Mm¡l O¾V¡ h¡S−m ¢Sj−e¢pu¡−j ®c±−s¡−e¡, ¢V¢g−el
pju ®c±−s c¡y¢su¡h¡å¡l ®L¡V cMm Ll¡u B¢j Bl Bsø qC e¡z ¯h¡¢Q ®Mm−a
Bl ph¡l ja B¢jJ e¡¢jz AhnÉ h¡¢oÑL −Mm¡ fТa−k¡¢Na¡u B¢j ®k m¡—¤, ®p
m¡—¤C b¡¢Lz n¡q¡e¡ Bl a¡l Q¡l ®h¡e, q£l¡, f¡æ¡, j¤š²¡, TZÑ¡ ®mM¡fs¡u m¡—¤
q−uJ Ml−N¡−pl ja ®R¡V ®c±s, hs ®c±s, ¢hú¤V ®c±s, hÉ¡P ®c±s HlLj HLn
lLj ®c±−s phL¢V f¤l×ú¡l ¢S−a ¢e−u k¡uz n¡q¡e¡l ¢c−L ¢h¢pÈa j¤‡ ®Q¡−M
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a¡¢L−u b¡¢L B¢jz Cú¤−ml −pC c¤c¡¿¹ ®j−u n¡q¡e¡l p−‰J Bj¡l ¢hoj i¡h q−u
®Nm HL¢cez
     Hap−hl j−dÉJ, Bj¡l ¢L¿º h¤L d¤ff¤L L−l¢Rm BlJ HLh¡l, ®Q¡M ea
q−u¢Rm, m‹¡u m¡m q−u¢Rm e¡−Ll XN¡, Bj¡l q¡aM¡e¡ −p R¤y−u¢Rm h−m p¡l¡ N¡
®Ly−f¢Rm Bj¡l, a¡−L üfÀ ®c−M ®S−N EWa¡j, p¡l¡¢ce a¡−L j−e L−l Bj¡l
®W¡y−V ®Mma ¢j¢ø q¡¢pz O¤−j¡−a ®N−m ®Q¡−M i¡pa ®j−u¢Vl j¤M, a¡l q¡¢p, a¡l
Lb¡ hm¡, a¡l −qy−V Bp¡, a¡l q¡a e¡s¡, a¡l ¢f−Wl Jfl ®L¡yLs¡ Q¤−ml ®h¢Zz
Bj¡l j−e qa SN−a B¢j Ha BÕQkÑ p¤¾cl L¡E−L ®c¢M¢ez SN−a Bl L¡lJ



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®Q¡M Ha p¤¾cl euz ®j−u¢Vl ®Q¡−Ml ¢c−L a¡¢L−u, B¢j SNa i¤−m k¡Cz Bj¡l
p¡l¡ N¡−u Aá¤a, Aá¤a ¢nqlZ quz
     OVe¡¢Vl öl¦ HlLj, Cú¤−m k¡¢µR, ®R¡Vc¡ Bl a¡yl HL hå¤, ¢jm¤, f−b Bj¡−L
b¡¢j−u HL¢V ¢Q¢W ¢c−me q¡−a, l¦¢e e¡−jl HL ®j−u−L, ®j¢VÊL fl£r¡ ¢c−µR,
®q¡−ØV−m b¡−L, ¢c−az ¢Q¢W¢V ¢jm¤l ®mM¡z hm¡ qm, hÉ¡f¡l¢V ®ke h¡¢sl ®LE e¡
S¡−e, Cú¤−ml ®L¡eJ ®j−uJz H Bl Hje ¢L, l¦¢e−L M¤y−S ®hl L−l ¢Q¢W¢V ¢cCz
¢Q¢W¢V l¦¢e aMe f−s e¡, S¡j¡ p¢l−u h¤−Ll ®ia−l ®L¡b¡J ®l−M ®cuz B¢j
AfmL a¡¢L−u ¢Rm¡j l¦¢el ®Q¡−Mz ®pC BÕQkÑ p¤¾cl c¤−V¡ ®Q¡−Mz Bj¡l C−µR
L−l¢Rm l¦¢e c¡y¢s−u b¡L¤L Bj¡l p¡j−e BlJ BlJ, B¢j a¡l ®Q¡Mc¤−V¡l ¢c−L
BlJ BlJ a¡¢L−u b¡¢Lz l¦¢e ®p¢ce ¢Q¢W ¢e−u Q−m k¡Ju¡l fl B¢j c¡y¢s−uC
¢Rm¡j ®q¡−ØV−ml ®cu¡−m ¢fW ®l−M, LÓ¡−pl O¾V¡ Bj¡−L pQm Ll¡l BN Ah¢cz
®pC ®b−L Bj¡l aªo·¡aÑ ®Q¡M ®M¡y−S a¡−L q¡S¡l ®j−ul ¢i−sz LÓ¡pO−ll S¡e¡m¡u
h−p a¡¢L−u b¡¢L h¡C−ll j¡−W, k¢c a¡−L q¡yV−a ®c¢M, k¢c HLfmL ®cM¡ qu
Bh¡l qW¡v LMeJz
     c'¤¢ce fl Cú¤m R¤¢V q−m fcÈf¤L¤l f¡s ®b−L ®c±−s H−p Bj¡−L HL¢V ¢Q¢W
−cu l¦¢e, ¢jm¤−L ¢c−az ¢Q¢W¢V q¡−a ¢e−u B¢j c¡y¢s−u b¡¢Lz l¦¢e ¢j¢ø ®q−p h−m
– ¢LR¤ hm−h?
     B¢j j¡b¡ e¡¢sz Bj¡l Bl ¢L hm¡l ¢Rm!
     – a¤¢j M¤h m¡S¤L ®j−uz Ha Lj Lb¡ hmz ®q¡−ØV−m H−p¡, ®a¡j¡l p−‰ NÒf
LlhMez
     h−m l¦¢e Bj¡l q¡a d−l L¡−R V¡−e a¡l, l¦¢el nl£−l g¤−ml Nåz l¦¢e ®ke
l©fLb¡l ®c¡meQ¡f¡, fСZ ®f−u l¡SL¤j¡¢l q−u−Rz Bj¡l p¡l¡ nl£l L¡−yf i¡m
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m¡N¡uz h¤L d¤Lf¤L L−lz Bj¡l ®ia−l ®L¡b¡J ®L¡eJ f¤L−l HLn fcÈ ®g¡−Vz
¢jm¤ BlJ ¢Q¢W ¢cL, l¦¢e a¡l Ešl ¢cL fТa¢ce, a¡q−mC B¢j l¦¢el BlJ BlJ
L¡−R k¡h, l¦¢e Bj¡l ¢Qh¤−L BP¤m l¡M−h, QjvL¡l i¡P¡ L−˜ Lb¡ hm−h, Lf¡−ml
Q¤m…−m¡ Es−h q¡Ju¡uz B¢j a¡l h¤−L j¤M −l−M ®c¡meQ¡f¡l Nå ®ehz
     fs¡−mM¡u je h−p e¡, M¡a¡u nah¡l L−l e¡j ¢m¢M l¦¢elz Aˆ Ll−a Ll−a,
LMe h¤¢T e¡ j¡¢SÑ−el h¡yf¡−n l¦¢el L¡−m¡ c¤−V¡ ®Q¡M By¢Lz −q¡jJu¡−LÑ ®N¡õ¡
−f−a b¡¢L ¢ce¢cez l¦¢e Bj¡l S£he SNa, S¡¢e ®p r¤â, NË¡p L−l ®euz −Mm¡l
j¡W Bj¡−L Bl B−Nl ja V¡−e e¡, f¤L¤l O¡−V HL¡ h−p ®b−L l¦¢e−L i¡¢h,
f¤L¤−ll L¡−m¡ S−m l¦¢el ®Q¡M ®c¢Mz −k h¡ý−a Bj¡l ØfnÑ L−l¢Rm l¦¢e, ®p
h¡ý−a q¡a h¤¢m−u j−e j−e Bh¡l a¡l ØfnÑ ¢eCz Bj¡l f¤¤a¤m ®Mm¡, ®N¡õ¡R¤V,
A−fe−V¡ h¡−u¡−ú¡f a¤µR L−l Ec¡p h−p b¡¢L Lcj N¡−Rl a−m, l¦¢el ØfnÑ
f¡Ju¡l aªo·¡u −N¡f−e BL¤m qCz

    l¦¢el p−‰ Bp−m c£OÑ c£OÑ rZ h−p LMeJ Bj¡l NÒf Ll¡ qu¢ez Bj¡l p¡d
e¡ ®jV¡ ®kV¤L¤ AÒf pju l¦¢el S¤Va, J ¢e−S NÒf h−m−R, B¢j j¤‡ q−u −Lhm

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ö−e¢RC, ®q¡−ØV−ml ¢py¢s−a h−p, Jl ¢hR¡e¡u f¡ T¤¢m−u h−pz −ke l©fLb¡l
hCHl R¢h ®b−L ®e−j Bp¡ −c¡meQ¡f¡-l¡SL¤j¡¢l HL ¢e¢hs h−e Q¤m M¤−m N¡e
N¡C−Rz J−L ®Lhm i£oZ lLj i¡mh¡p−a C−µR Lla Bj¡l, M¤h ®N¡f−e i£oZ
lLjz Jl ®Q¡−Ml ¢c−L HLh¡l a¡L¡−m Bj¡l p¡l¡ S£h−el NÒf J−L hm¡ q−u
k¡uz J−L HLh¡l ØfnÑ Ll−mC SN−al ph p¤M Bj¡l q¡−al j¤−W¡u Q−m B−pz
    l¦¢e Bj¡l q¡−a ®ln¢j Q¤¢s f¢l−u ®cu, Nm¡u j¡m¡z l¦¢el nl£l O¢eù q®a
b¡−L Bj¡l nl£−ll p−‰, Bl B¢j Nå −f−a b¡¢L ®c¡me Q¡yf¡lz B¢j J−L
BlJ BlJ i¡mh¡p−a b¡¢Lz nl−j ®Q¡−Ml f¡a¡ e¤−u B−p Bj¡lz
    −pC Q¤¢s j¡m¡ AhnÉ h¡¢s H−p M¤−m l¡M−a quz h¡h¡ S¡j¡ S¤−a¡ R¡s¡ nl£−l
h¡s¢a ®L¡eJ ¢S¢ep fR¾c L−le e¡z AmwL¡l fl¡−he Bn¡u Bj¡l c¤'L¡e ¢Râ
L−l¢R−me j¡, ®c−M j¡'®L k¡ a¡ N¡m ¢c−u−Re h¡h¡z LMeJ Q¤¢s j¡m¡ c¤m fl−a
®ce¢e, Cú¤m ®b−L ®gl¡l f−b g¤Vf¡−al Q¤¢sAm¡l L¡R ®b−L HLh¡l HL q¡a
L¡−Ql Q¤¢s ¢L−e h¡¢s ¢g−l¢Rm¡j, ®c−M ®i−P V¤L−l¡ V¤L−l¡ L−l phLV¡ Q¤¢s, N¡−m
Qs L¢o−u h¡h¡ h−m¢R−me – ®gl k¢c ®c¢M HCph flRp, al q¡s …ys¡ LCl¡
¢chz
   f¡−u HLh¡l Bma¡ f−l¢Rm¡j, h¡h¡ M¡j−Q d−l h−m¢R−me – ¢L hÉ¡f¡l, lš²
−Le al f¡−u, L¡CV¡ ®N−R e¡¢L!
   j¡ fÊnÐ−ul q¡¢p ®q−p h−m¢R−me – lš² qCh ®Le, ®j−ul¡ m¡N¡u, nM qC−R,
m¡N¡C−Rz
     l¦¢el −cJu¡ Q¤¢s j¡m¡ Bj¡l fl¡l clL¡l qu e¡, Jl i¡mh¡p¡ B¢j A¿¹−l
Ae¤ih L¢lz l¦¢el p−‰ Ni£l ®N¡fe i¡mh¡p¡u B¢j kMe jNÀ, ®p pju HL l¡−a,
Bj¡l nl£l ®S−N J−W öï ¢hR¡e¡uz ®L ®ke Bj¡−L ¢e−Sl ¢hR¡e¡ ®b−L e¡¢j−u
¢exn−ë q¡yV¡u, q¡y¢V−u ®j−Tu f¡a¡ ®R¡V−m¡−Ll j¢me ¢hR¡e¡u, AåL¡−ll L¡yb¡u
®Y−L nl£l, ®n¡u¡uz j¢Z Bh¡l ®gla H−p−R H h¡¢s−a, H−p−R X¡Pl q−uz
c¤f¤ll¡−a h¡h¡l p−‰ q¡−a e¡−a dl¡ fs¡l fl ®le¤l j¡'®L h¡¢s ®b−L a¡¢s−u
¢c−u¢R−me j¡, Hlfl BL¤u¡l h¢Ù¹ ®b−L HL HL L−l A−eL−LC H−e Nal
M¡¢V−u−Re, ®n−o f¤L¤lf¡−s HL¡ h−p b¡L¡, e¡ M¡Ju¡ j¢Z−LC a¤−m B−eez j¢Zl
nl£l ¢e−u B¢j ®M¢m, J−L Em‰ L−l, Jl h¤−L qW¡v L−h hs qJu¡ c¤−V¡ −fu¡l¡
c'¤q¡−al j¤−W¡u ¢e−uz j¢Zl S¡j¡l a−m m¤¢L−u Ha p¤¾cl Ù¹e ®LE ®R¡yu¢e; B¢j
®Lhm R¤yC, B¢j ®Lhm c¤'q¡−a, −W¡y−V, e¡−L R¤y−u ¢cC, ®ke LaL¡−ml f¤−l¡−e¡
pCHl p−‰ ea¤e L−l ®R¡yu¡R¤y¢u −Mm¡z l−bl ®jm¡ ®b−L ¢L−e Be¡ j¢Z Bj¡l
n−Ml f¤a¤m, Bj¡l SÉ¡¿¹ f¤a¤mz Bj¡l h¤−L aMe ®Lhm ®N¡m¡f g¤V−R, L¤y¢sl
®ial ®b−L Ey¢L ®cJu¡ −N¡m¡−fl O¤jO¤j ®Q¡M nl−j h¤−S B−p B−m¡uz AåL¡−l
®pC ®Q¡M Q¤j¤ M¡u j¢Zl f¡L¡ ®fu¡l¡uz
   jdÉl¡−al ®N¡fe ®Mm¡ −M−mC Q¢m pC−ul p−e,
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    H ®ke h¡¢mL¡l ®N¡õ¡R¤Vz ®N¡õ¡ ®b−L R¤V−a R¤V−a, i¤−m d¤−m¡L¡c¡l Ol,
¢j¢R¢j¢Rl l¡æ¡h¡¢s, f¤a¤m ¢h−u, VNhN Ll¡ S£h−el p¡j−e q¡yV¤ ®N−s h−p c¤'−Q¡−M
l¡¢SÉl ¢hpÈu ¢e−u M¤−m M¤−m nl£l ®c¢M, nl£−ll ®ia−l −c¢M m¤−L¡−e¡ BlJ HL
®N¡fe nl£lz
    −h¡L¡Q¾c ®j−u¢V ®N¡f−e ®N¡f−e Hje L¡ä O¢V−u ®gm−a f¡−l!
    l¦¢e−L, ¢jm¤l ¢Q¢W Bl ®p ®cu e¡, HMe ¢e−SC −p g¤mf¡¢Mf¡a¡l BÒfe¡
ByL¡ L¡N−S ¢Q¢W −m−M, c¡c¡l XÊu¡l ®b−L Q¤¢l Ll¡ L¡N−S, h¤−Ll h¡N¡e ®b−L
HL¢V HL¢V L−l n−ël g¤m a¤−m ®p j¡m¡ N¡y−bz l¦¢e Ešl ®m−Mz l¦¢el ¢Q¢W−a
®p ®c¡meQ¡yf¡l OË¡Z f¡uz a¡l ¢el¡ilZ ¢eØf¾c S£he c¤−m J−W g¤−ml ®c¡me¡uz
®L S¡−e h¡¢sl! −LE e¡z HLC p−‰ c¤−V¡ S£he k¡fe L¢l B¢j, h¡h¡ j¡'l N¡m,
Qs b¡fs M¡Ju¡ h¡C−ll B¢j, Bl ®ia−ll AeÉ B¢j, −N¡õ¡ ®b−L ®R¡V¡ B¢j,
®fÐ−jl S−ml X¤h¤¢lz

    R¡œ¡Z¡j AdÉuew afxz R¡œ−cl afpÉ¡C qJu¡ E¢Qa AdÉ¡uez ‘¡−el ®Q−u
j§mÉh¡e Bl ¢LR¤ e¡Cz hs hs je£o£l¡ h−m ®N−Rez L£ h−m ®N−Re?
   Bj¡l Ešl ®ch¡l clL¡l qu e¡, L¡lZ h¡h¡C hm−he ¢L h−m ®N−Re
je£o£l¡z h−m ®N−Re Lø L¢l−m ®Lø ®j−mz p¤al¡w a¤j¡−L Bc¡ Sm ®M−u m¡N−a
q−hz ®Mm¡d¤m¡ h¡c, Bl¡j B−un h¡cz öd¤ ¢hcÉ¡ ASÑe Llz ¢hà¡e qJz a¤j¡−L
cnV¡ ®m¡−L pÇj¡e Ll−h, pj¡−S j¡b¡ EyQ¤ L−l b¡L−a f¡lh¡z Bj¡−l ®cM¡Cu¡
®mM¡fs¡ LCl e¡, ¢e−Sl SeÉ Llz f¡N−mJ ¢e−Sl h¤T h¤−TzBl k¢c ®mM¡fs¡ e¡
LCl¡ i¡c¡CjÉ¡ qJ, i¡h h¡−fl ®q¡−V−m b¡¢L, N¡−u gy¤ ¢cu¡ ®hs¡h, a¡C−m L£ q−h
i¢hoÉa? l¡Ù¹¡u l¡Ù¹¡u ¢ir¡ Ll−a q−hz p¤al¡w ‘¡e£ qJz ¢hcÉ¡ ASÑe Llz
j¡e¤−ol ja j¡e¤o qJz Lø Ll, a¡C−mC ®Lø ¢jm−hz Lø LCl¡ Q¡o¡h¡c Ll¡l fl
Q¡o£l¡ gpm O−l a¤−mz Lø e¡ LCl¡ a¤¢j ®Mm¡ ¢eu¡ b¡L−m, B—¡ j¡l−m, a¡j¡n¡
Ll−m ®Lø ¢jm−h e¡z Lø LCl¡ l¡Ca ¢ce M¡CV¡ ®mM¡fs¡ LCl¡ j¡e¤o X¡š²¡l
C¢”¢eu¡l qu, SS hÉ¡¢lØV¡l quz l¡a cnV¡l B−N O¤j¡¢e Qm−h e¡z ¢VEVl B−p
¢WLja?
     HC Ešl¢V h¡h¡ ®c−he e¡, Bj¡−LC ¢c−a q−h, q, B−pz
     p¡j−el fl£r¡u −lS¡ÒV M¡l¡f qC−m, h¡h¡ ¢Q¢h−u ¢Q¢h−u h−me, ¢f−Wl Q¡js¡
a¤Cm¡ ®gmh, hCm¡ ¢cm¡jz
    S¤−a¡l jQjQ në ö−e h¤¢T h¡h¡ HMe p−l−Re clS¡ ®b−Lz clS¡u c¡y¢s−u
HlLj h¡Z£ hoÑZ Ll¡ ay¡l fТa¢c−el üi¡hz ®R−m−j−u−cl ®mM¡fs¡ L¢l−u −k
L−lC ®q¡L jÙ¹ ¢LR¤ h¡e¡−he ¢a¢e, HlLjC ay¡l fZz ®j¢VÊ−L M¡l¡f gm Ll¡l fl
c¡c¡ h¡¢s ®g−le¢e ¢ae¢ce i−uz h¡h¡ p¢å ®ha q¡−a ¢e−u c¡c¡l A−fr¡u
h−p¢R−me, j¡b¡u ®m¡V¡ ®m¡V¡ W¡ä¡ f¡¢e ®Y−m¢R−mez c¡c¡l hå¤l¡ k¡l¡ HLC lLj
f¡n L−l¢Rm, a¡−cl h¡h¡l¡ ¢j¢ø ¢e−u h¡¢s ¢g−l−R, BaÈ£u üSe−L ®R−m-f¡−nl
¢j¢ø M¡C−u−Rz ¢ae¢ce fl c¡c¡−L M¤y−S h¡l L−l L¡e ®V−e h¡¢s ¢e−u B−pe

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h¡h¡z p¡g p¡g h−m ®ce, BCHp¢p−a i¡m gm e¡ ®f−m H h¡¢s ®b−L a¡−L
a¡¢s−u ®cJu¡ q−hz c¡c¡l SeÉ ¢ae−V j¡ØV¡l ®l−M ¢c−mez fl£r¡u a¡lflJ c¡c¡
¢àa£u ¢hi¡Nz c¡c¡ ¢e−S AhnÉ h−me q¡u¡l ®p−Lä ¢X¢inez ay¡l JC q¡u¡l ¢c−u
L¡S qu e¡z ®j¢X−Lm L−m−S c¤'c¤h¡l i¢aÑ fl£r¡u h−pJ f¡−nl ¢m¢ØV−a e¡j
f¡Ju¡ k¡u e¡ ay¡lz c¡c¡l H AhÙÛ¡u h¡h¡l lš²Q¡f h¡s−a b¡−Lz j¤¢sl ja Jo¤d
R¤ys−a b¡−Le j¤−Mz Arj¡−k¡NÉ Afl¡d L−l c¡c¡ mr L−le pwp¡−l ay¡l Bcl
Lj−R, ¢a¢e ¢ce ¢ce Ec¡p q−a b¡−Lez ®M−a h−p h¡h¡ ®R¡Vc¡l f¡−a j¡w−pl
i¡m V¤L−l¡…−m¡ a¤−m ®ce, c¡c¡ −T¡m ®j−M i¡a Xm−a b¡−Le, f¡−a HLM¡e¡
−Lhm ®Q¡o¡ q¡sz
     ®R¡Vc¡l SeÉ Q¡l−V j¡ØV¡l, A−ˆl, fc¡bÑ ¢hcÉ¡l, lp¡u−el, Cw−l¢Slz ®R¡Vc¡
j¡ØV¡l−cl h¡¢s−a fs−a k¡e ¢h−L−mz Bj¡l j¡ØV¡l B−pe h¡¢s−az Cu¡p¢j−el
j¡ØV¡lJz Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l ¢S−l¡−a e¡ ¢S−l¡−a j¡ØV¡l B−pez ka Jf−ll LÓ¡−p
EW¢R, aa Nªq¢nrL h¡s−Rz c¡c¡ Bl ®R¡Vc¡l SeÉ p−å ®b−L l¡a h¡−l¡V¡ Ah¢c
fs¡, Bj¡l SeÉ cn, Cu¡p¢j−el SeÉ l¡a BV, h¡h¡ HlLj ¢euj L−l ®cez
c¡c¡l¡ hs h−m në L−l e¡ fs−mJ Qm−h, ¢L¾a¤ Bj¡−cl, Bj¡l Bl Cu¡p¢j−el
në L−l fs−a q−h, h¡h¡ ®ke ay¡l O−l h−p öe−a f¡e Bjl¡ O¤−j¡¢µR e¡, fs¢Rz
H¢c−L O¢sl L¡yV¡ B−Vl O−l H−m Bj¡l ®Q¡M Y¤−m B−p, h¡h¡ f¡ f¡ L−l H−p
Bj¡−L q¡−a e¡−a d−l h−me k¡J −Q¡−MÉ p¢lo¡l ®am ¢cu¡ B−p¡, a¡C−m O¤j
Bp−h e¡z −Q¡−Ml ®l¡N£l¡ ®kje L−l ®Q¡−M Jo¤d ®cu, Bj¡−L ¢WL JlLj L−l
O¡s ¢f−Wl ¢c−L T¤¢m−u ¢n¢n ®b−L Y¡m−a qu −Q¡−M p−oÑl ®am, ®Q¡M SÅ¡m¡ L−l
¢hoj ¢L¿º h¡h¡ ü¢Ù¹ f¡e ®i−h ®k O¤j HMe h¡f h¡f L−l f¡m¡−hz
     fs−a h−p p−å ®b−L ®V¢h−ml Jfl j¡b¡ ®l−M O¤−j¡−a b¡−Le ®R¡Vc¡z L¡−m¡
gV−Ll në öe−m d¡‚¡ ¢c−u ®R¡Vc¡−L S¡¢N−u ¢cC, EW EW h¡h¡ BC−Rz ®R¡Vc¡
dsg¢s−u j¡b¡ ®a¡−me, j¤−Ml m¡m¡u hC −iS¡, m¡m¡l n¡c¡−V c¡N −e−j ®N−R
−W¡y−Vl ¢Le¡l ®b−L N¡−m, −Q¡Mc¤−V¡u öL−e¡ j¢l−Ql m¡mz f¡ e¡s−a e¡s−a ¢a¢e
fs−a öl¦ L−lez Bp−m ¢a¢e ¢LR¤ f−se e¡, N¡y®Ny¡Ny¡−N¡y dl−el në L−lez c§l
®b−L h¡h¡ pñha i¡−he ay¡l f¤œde Hh¡lJ ØV¡l ®f−u h¡h¡l j¡e lr¡ Ll−hez
     h¡h¡ karZ h¡¢s b¡−Le, pL−m Nm¡ ¢eQ¤ L−l Lb¡ h−mz h¡¢s−a Lh−ll
Ù¹ìa¡, ®ke Q¡l−V mrÈ£ ®R−m−j−u H−LLSe hs hs c¡nÑ¢eL h¡ ¢h‘¡e£ q−a
k¡−µRz c¡c¡l ®hm¡ h¡h¡l h¡Z£ HlLj – HC N¡d¡−l ¢cu¡ ¢LµR¤ ACm e¡z −j¢X−L−m
fs¡C−a Q¡Cm¡jz Q¡¾p f¡u e¡C ®L¡b¡Jz ¢h Hp ¢p fl£r¡ ¢cu¡ HMe ®Ll¡¢e¢N¢l
R¡s¡ al i¡−NÉ Bl ¢L S¤Vh! ®cM L¤−e¡ CE¢ei¡¢pÑ¢V−a i¢aÑ qC−a f¡lp ¢L e¡z
alC hå¤ S¡q¡‰£l X¡š²¡¢l fsa¡−Rz gupm fsa¡−Rz al ¢L jNS ¢LR¤ Lj ¢Rm
J−cl ®Q−u! Jl¡ i¡a M¡C−R, a¤C M¡p e¡C? Ha Ha j¡ØV¡l l¡CM¡ fs¡Cm¡j, a¡J
fl£r¡u HLV¡ g¡ØVÑ ¢X¢ine f¡C−m e¡z m‹¡ L−l e¡ j¤M ®cM¡C−az B¢j qC−m
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    −R¡Vc¡l ®hm¡u – c¤¢eu¡ i¤Cm¡ k¡J L¡j¡mz HMeC a¤j¡l S£h−el ph−Q−u
j§mÉh¡e pjuz a¤¢j ®j¢VÊ−L ØV¡l f¡Ju¡ R¡œz ®a¡j¡l i¢hoÉa HMe
C¾V¡l¢j¢X−u−Vl ®lS¡−ÒVl Jfl ¢eiÑl Lla¡−Rz HC ®lS¡ÒV BlJ i¡m e¡ Ll−m
Lj¢f¢Vn−e ¢VL−a f¡lh¡ e¡ h¡h¡z X¡š²¡¢l fs−a qChz X¡š²¡−ll ®R−m X¡š²¡l
qC−a q−hz hå¤−cl ¢eu¡ B—¡ h¡cz M¡CV¡ fCs¡ ®j¢X−L−m i¢aÑ qJz Bj¡l M¤h
Bn¡ ¢Rm hs ®R−m X¡š²¡l qChz f¡lm e¡z HMe a¤¢jC Bj¡l ilp¡z fs¡u je
c¡J h¡h¡z ¢c−e BW¡−l¡ O¾V¡ LCl¡ fsz i¡m ®lS¡ÒV LCl¡ h¡−fl j¤M l¡−M¡z B¢j
Q¡o£l ®R−m X¡š²¡l qC¢Rz a¤¢j Bj¡l ®Q−u hs X¡š²¡l qCu¡ ®cM¡Cu¡ ®cJz
     pL¡m ®hm¡ O−l O−l h¡Z£ ¢halZ L−l h¡h¡ h¡¢s ®b−L ®h−l¡ez aMeC HL
p−‰ Q¡l−V ®Qu¡l pl¡l në qu, p¢l−u ®LE j¡−W k¡u ®c±−s, ®LE −l¢XJl eh
®O¡l¡u, ®LE Nm¡ −R−s N¡e N¡u, HL m¡−g ¢hR¡e¡u −n¡uz L¡−m¡ gVL¢V Bj¡−cl
HLdl−el S£he h¡yQ¡u, MV¡p L−l në q−u pw−La ®cu h¡h¡l Bp¡l, Abh¡
k¡Ju¡lz h¡h¡l në¢Vl HL¢V Bm¡c¡ dle B−R, h¡h¡ gVL M¤m−m ®k dl−el në
qu, a¡ h¡h¡ M¤m−mC quz ®Q¡M h¤−S Bjl¡ h−m ¢c−a f¡¢l H h¡h¡ e¡¢L h¡h¡ euz
h¡h¡ AhnÉ l©fLb¡l °caÉ−cl ja e¡e¡lLj Q¡m¡¢L L−lez l¡−a h¡¢s ¢gl−he
h−m ®h¢l−u c¤f−l ®g−le, c¤f−l ¢gl−Re h−me, ®g−le l¡a L−lz h¡h¡l hm¡Lb¡u
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Bj¡−cl M¤h HLV¡ BÙÛ¡ ®eCz Q¢în O¾V¡ Bjl¡ paLÑ b¡L¡l ®Qø¡ L¢lz j¡−T
j¡−T gVLJ ®hn ¢exn−ë ®M¡m¡l ®Qø¡ L−le ¢a¢e ®ke q¡−a e¡−a ph¡C−L dl−a
f¡−lez LMeJ pMeJ ®k ¢a¢e BQjL¡ ®fR−e H−p c¡ys¡e¢e Bj¡−cl paLÑ qh¡l
B−N, a¡ euz Bj¡−L l¡æ¡O−ll h¡l¡¾c¡u h−p pS−e h¡R−a ®c−M ®pC pS−e
¢c−u −fV¡−a ®fV¡−a fs¡l ®V¢h−m H−e h¢p−u¢R−me, f¡s¡l ®j−u−cl ¢e−u j¡−W
®Mm−a ®c−M Q¢s−u ®ia−l H−e−Re, ph L'¢V ®j−u−L dj−L h¡¢sl h¡l L−l−Rez
h¡h¡l q¡−a j¡l ®M−u j−e j−e La ®k h¡h¡l jªa¤É L¡je¡ L−l¢R, ®ke h¡h¡ BSC
i£oZ Ap¤M q−u j−l k¡ez h¡h¡ Hje nš² nl£−ll j¡e¤o, p¡j¡eÉ SÅlS¡¢lJ qa e¡
LMeJz H¢c−L Bj¡−L SÅ−l dla ®hn, SÅl qu ®q¡L, ¢L¿º Jo¤d °eh °eh Qz Bl
¢VL¡l e¡j öe−m ®a¡ N¡−u SÅl Q−m B−pz Cú¤−m …¢Vhp−¿¹l ¢VL¡ ®cJu¡l ®m¡L
kMeC Bpa, f¡uM¡e¡u m¤−L¡a¡jz h¡¢s−aJ ®m¡L Bpa, hÉp, h¡¢s ®b−L
p¡l¡¢c−el SeÉ q¡Ju¡z öL−e¡ j¤−M l¡Ù¹¡u O¤lO¤l Lla¡j karZ e¡ −cM¢R Jl¡
h¡¢s ®b−L ®h¢l−u ®N−Rz ¢VL¡ ¢eC¢e, h¡h¡l L¡−R dl¡ f−s ¢N−u Hje L¡ä q−u¢Rm
®k h¡h¡ ¢e−SC Bj¡l q¡−a S−¾jl k¿»Z¡ ¢c−u ¢VL¡ ¢c−mez Bl k¡l q¡a ®b−LC
h¡y¢Q, h¡h¡l q¡a ®b−L h¡yQ¡l Bj¡l ®L¡eJ p¡dÉ ¢Rm e¡z

    hR−l HL LÓ¡−p ¢aeh¡l fl£r¡ qu, fÐbj °œj¡¢pL, ¢àa£u °œj¡¢pL, aªa£u¢V
q−µR h¡¢oÑL, h¡¢oÑ−L Ea−l ®N−m Jf−ll LÓ¡−p hp−a quz fÐbj °œj¡¢pL fl£r¡u
Cw−l¢S−a ®a¢œn ®f−u O−l ¢g−l¢Rz −a¢œn q−µR f¡n eðl, Hl ¢e−Q ®f−m Bl
L¡−m¡ L¡¢m−a eðl ®mM¡ qu e¡, qu m¡m L¡¢m−az j¡−e pîe¡nz ®a¢œn −f−u
®p¢ce Bj¡l p¡l¡¢ce je M¡l¡fz i−u ¢Si ö¢L−u Bp−Rz h¡lh¡l Sm M¡¢µRz j¡'l

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nl£l ®Oy−p h−p b¡¢L ®ke j¡ Bj¡l pq¡u qez j¡'®L h¢mJ −k j¡ ¢WLC h−me
c¤¢eu¡c¡¢ll ®mM¡fs¡l ja h¡−S hÉ¡f¡l Bl −eCz h¡h¡−L −cM¡−aC q−h fÐ−Np
¢l−f¡VÑ, H¢V ®cM−m ¢f−W ¢L lLj ®ha fs−h, a¡ Ae¤j¡e Ll−a Lø qu e¡z j¡
h−me ®j¡V¡ S¡j¡ fCl¡ m, ¢f−W m¡Nh Ljz N¡−u ®j¡V¡ S¡j¡ f−l Nl−j ®pÜ q−a
b¡¢L ¢L¿º h¡h¡ ¢g−l Bj¡−L j¡l−d¡l e¡ L−l n¡¿¹ Nm¡u h−me BS −bCL¡ B¢j
a−l Cw−l¢S fs¡hz Hl ®Q−u k¢c ¢f¢V−u Bj¡l ¢f−Wl Q¡js¡ a¤m−ae, M¤¢n qa¡jz
H ®ke h¡Oj¡j¡ Bj¡l ¢f−W q¡a h¤¢m−u hm−Re BS ®b−L fТa¢ce B¢j ®a¡−L
M¡hz h¡h¡ k¡ h−m−Re a¡C, q¡¢Lj e−s ®a¡ ýL¤j e−s e¡z l¡a BVV¡u ®l¡N£ ®c−M
h¡¢s ¢g−l n¡VÑ fÉ¡¾V M¤−m ®f−Vl Jfl m¤¢‰l ¢NyV ¢c−u, ®Q¡−M Qnj¡ f−l, ®a¡o−Ll
a−m l¡M¡ p¢å ®ha¢V ¢e−u Bj¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−m H−p h−pe ea¤e L¡e¡C j¡ØV¡lz
Bj¡l HL ®Q¡M b¡−L p¢å ®h−a, B−lL ®Q¡M hC−uz Cw−l¢S NË¡j¡l −nM¡e h¡h¡
Bj¡−Lz fs−a fs−a q¡C EW−m O¤−jl, pf¡w L−l ®ha f−s ¢f−W, N¡ ®Ly−f J−W
Bj¡lz f¡ØV, ®fÐ−S¾V, ¢gEQ¡l ®V¾p, e¡e¡lLj a¡l n¡M¡ fÐn¡M¡, h¡h¡ Bj¡l jNS
M¤−m jN−S ¢eS q¡−a Y¤¢L−u ®ce, Y¤¢L−u −ha ®j−l M¤¢m ®S¡s¡ ®ce, ®ke S£h−e
LMeJ Bl H…−m¡ −h¢l−u e¡ B−pz S£h−el Lb¡ c§−l b¡L, fl¢ceC i¤m L¢l,
fТa¢ceL¡l ja HL ®Q¡M ®V¢h−ml QLQ−L −h−a, B−lL ®Q¡M hC−u, V¡e V¡e Ll¡
¢fW, h¡h¡ h−m−Re ®p¡S¡ q−u hp−a, h¡yL¡ q−u h−p Amp ®m¡−Ll¡z i¤m kMeC qm,
pf¡w pf¡wz ka pf¡w pf¡w aa i¤mz ®Q¡−M Sm B−pz ®Q¡−M Sm Bp−m pf¡w
pf¡wz ka pf¡w pf¡w aa Smz −Q¡−M Sm ¢e−u h−m¢Rm¡j f¡¢e M¡Cu¡j, h¡h¡ h−m
¢c−me f¡¢e M¡Je m¡Nh e¡z h¡h¡ fs¡−a hp−m Bj¡l −fn¡h f¡uM¡e¡ f¡Ju¡
¢e−od, ®aø¡ f¡Ju¡, ¢r−d f¡Ju¡ ¢e−odz h¡h¡ h−me Jph f¡Ju¡ e¡¢L fs¡u g¡y¢L
®cJu¡l L¡uc¡z
    fs¡ ®no q−m j¡ ¢f−Wl c¡−Nl Jfl jmj m¡N¡−a m¡N¡−a h−me – HCi¡−h
Nl¦l ja ¢fV¡Cu¡ L¤−e¡ m¡i B−R? k¡l qu, a¡l e−u qu; k¡l qu e¡, a¡l
eîC−uJ qu e¡z p¡l¡¢ce N−èl hC fs−m ¢L LCl¡ fl£r¡u i¡m¡ Llh! h¡−f
h¡¢sa b¡L−m −h−qC fs¡l ®V¢h−m, e¡ b¡L−m h¡¢sV¡ j¡−Rl h¡S¡l qCu¡ k¡uz
Bl HCX¡ qCm ¢jl¢jl¡ nua¡ez e¡−Vl …l¦z L¡−l L¤e ¢cu¡ M¤Q¡Ch, HC a¡−m
b¡−Lz Hqe i¡m qC−R e¡! j¡Cl M¡Cu¡ Ef¤s ACu¡ fCl¡ b¡qp!
    fТa l¡−a j¡l ®M−a ®M−a Hje qu ®k, Cú¤−ml fs¡ h¡c ¢c−u Cw−l¢S hÉ¡LlZ
j¤MÙ¹ L¢l ¢cel¡az J¢c−L ®q¡jJu¡−LÑ ®N¡õ¡ ®S¡−Vz A−ˆl ¢MV¢M−V ¢nrL LÓ¡−p
¢em X¡Ee L¢l−u l¡−Mez ®h−’l Jfl c¤' L¡e d−l c¡y¢s−u b¡L−a qu ¢h‘¡e
LÓ¡−p, Bh¡l ®L¡eJ ®L¡eJ ¢nrL hÔÉ¡L®h¡−XÑl p¡j−e H−e LÓ¡−pl ph¡C ®ke
®cM−a f¡u h−Ll ja HL f¡−u L¡e d−l c¡y¢s−u b¡L−a h−me, Cú¤−m N−hV R¡œ£
¢q−p−h l¡a¡l¡¢a Bj¡l e¡j E−W B−p HL eð−lz H¢c−L h¡¢s−a j¤MÙ¹ Ll¡
hÉ¡LlZJ ph …¢m−u k¡u h¡h¡l NSÑe ö−e, ¢f−W ®h−al pf¡w pf¡w Qm−aC b¡−Lz
¢àa£u ¯œj¡¢pL fl£r¡u Cw−l¢S−a Bj¡l eðl J−W h¡−l¡z eðl ®c−M j¡ hy¡L¡
®q−p h−me – LÓ¡p ®p−i−e kqe fsa¡j, LÓ¡−pl ¢VQ¡l ¢SN¡p Llm ®j−ul¡ a¤jl¡

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®LE ®N¡hl Cwl¡¢S S¡e? ®LE S¡−e e¡, B¢j R¡s¡z LCm¡j, p¡l¡ LÓ¡p öe¡Cu¡,
L¡E X¡wz fs¡−mM¡X¡ Q¡m¡Cu¡ k¡C−a f¡l−m B¢j BCS Cw−l¢Sl j¡ØV¡l qCa¡jz
     eðl ®c−M h¡h¡l lš²Q¡f HjeC h¡−s ®k q¡pf¡a¡−m i¢aÑ q−a quz
     h¡h¡ q¡pf¡a¡−m, h¡¢s Bh¡l j¡−Rl h¡S¡lz qC QC ý−õ¡sz fs¡l ®V¢h−m d¤−m¡
Sj−a b¡−Lz −L Bl R¡u¡ j¡s¡u Jp−hl! N−Òf, B—¡u, N¡−e j−S b¡¢L
p¡l¡¢ce, ¢e¢oÜ R¡−c L¡−V ¢h−Lm, l¡a L¡−V N−Òfl hCH, m¤−L¡R¡f¡l clL¡l qu
e¡, WÉ¡wHl Jfl WÉ¡w a¤−m, fÐL¡−nÉz hC ®S¡−V Cú¤−ml jja¡ e¡−jl HL ®j−ul
L¡R ®b−Lz jja¡−L hm¡ qa hC−ul ®f¡L¡z JC ®f¡L¡l p−‰ Bj¡l Bh¡l qW¡v
M¡¢al q−u k¡uz LÓ¡−pl ®fR−el ®h−’ h−p ®p j¡ØV¡l−cl ®Q¡M g¡y¢L ¢c−u ®Lhm
hC fsaz Cú¤m R¤¢Vl flJ HL¢ce fs¢Rm LÓ¡pO−l, HL¡z cga¢l H−p clS¡u
a¡m¡ ¢c−u k¡u h¡C−l ®b−Lz ®p ®j−u BVL¡ f−s k¡u fl¢ce pL¡m qJu¡aLz
Mhl¢V fÐbj S¡e−a f¡C B¢j, L¡lZ fl¢ce B¢jC pL¡m−hm¡ ph¡l B−N LÓ¡−p
Y¤−L¢Rm¡jz jja¡ O¤−j¡¢µRm ®h−’ ö−uz ¢L hÉ¡f¡l! hmm L¡m ¢h−L−m LÓ¡p ®b−L
®h−l¡−a ¢N−u ®c−M clS¡ håz X¡L¡X¡¢L L−l L¡E−L ®p f¡u¢e, p¡l¡ Cú¤m g¡yL¡z
B¢j Bya−L E¢Wz a¡lfl? a¡lfl Bl ¢L L¢l, jja¡ ®q−p hmm, hCV¡ fs¡ −no
L−l A−eL l¡−a ö−u¢Rz L£ ®p hC! jja¡ −cM¡−m¡ e£q¡ll”e …−çl ¢Ll£¢V
Aj¢eh¡pz J HaV¤L¤ i¡h¢Rm e¡ h¡¢s−a Jl j¡ ¢L Ll−R Jl e¡ ®gl¡uz J ¢c¢hÉ
¢r−d ®m−N−R h−m ®h¢l−u −Nmz hC¢V l−uC ®Nm Bj¡l L¡−Rz jja¡−L Hlfl
c¤'¢ce Cú¤−m Bp−a ®cu¢e Jl j¡z hC¢V f−s J−L ®k¢ce ®gla ¢cm¡j, J ¢hoj
M¤¢n qm, ®i−h¢Rm Jl hC q¡¢l−u ®N−Rz Hlfl ®b−L J −k hCC fsa, Bj¡−L
¢caz −Lhm Bj¡−LC ¢caz
     k¡C ®q¡L, h¡h¡ q¡pf¡a¡−mz fТa ¢h−L−m ¢V¢ge LÉ¡¢lu¡−l M¡h¡l i−l ¢e−u
q¡pf¡a¡−m k¡e j¡z h¡h¡ HL ¢h−L−m j¡'−L h−m ¢c−me ay¡l c¤'−j−u−L ¢a¢e
®cM−a Q¡ez ®Le ®cM−a Q¡e, ®cM−a Q¡Ju¡l qW¡v ¢L qm CaÉ¡¢c fÉy¡Q¡−ml fl
i¡P¡ Nm¡u hmm¡j Bj¡l SÅl SÅl m¡Na¡−R, a¡R¡s¡ Bj¡l j¡ØV¡l BChz
Cu¡p¢je−l ¢eu¡ k¡Jz ®k k¤¢š²C ¢cC e¡ ®Le, M¡−V e¡, j¡ Bj¡−L ¢e−u k¡−heCz
Bj¡−cl ¢N−u c¡ys¡−aC qu q¡pf¡a¡−ml ®L¢h−e, ®kM¡−e h¡h¡ −XV−ml N−ål p−‰
ö−u¢R−mez h¡h¡l j¤−M c¡¢s N¢S−u ®N−Rz c¡¢s NS¡−e¡ h¡h¡−L LMeJ −c¢M¢e
B−Nz hup j−e qm hRl L−uL ®h−s ®N−R h¡h¡lz Bj¡−L L¡−R −X−L, H−Lh¡−l
e¡N¡−ml j−dÉ, j¢me L−˜ hm−me
   HMe ¢eÕQu a¤j¡l¡ hma¡R
   kj ®N−R k−jl h¡¢s
   Bjl¡ qCm¡j ü¡d£e e¡l£z
    h¡h¡ a−h ®S−e ®N−Re ay¡l e¡j ¢c−u¢R B¢j kjz h¡h¡−L h¡h¡ p−ð¡de Ll¡
h¡c ¢c−u¢R −p A−eL hRl, Bl Bs¡−m ®k h¡h¡ h¢m, a¡J h¡c ¢c−u¢R ¢a¢e Bj¡l
j¡ØV¡l qJu¡l flz ®nÐg kjz e¡j¢V −a¡g¡ q−u−R ®R¡Vc¡ j¿¹hÉ L−l¢R−me ®k¢ce
¢a¢e S¤−a¡ ®Le¡l V¡L¡ ®Q−uJ h¡h¡l L¡R ®b−L f¡e¢ez B¢j BnwL¡ Ll¢Rm¡j

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q¡pf¡a¡−ml n¡c¡ ¢hR¡e¡ ®b−L m¡¢g−u E−W HC h¤¢T ¢a¢e Bj¡l q¡s …y−s¡
Ll−he, ay¡−L kj e¡j ®cJu¡l Afl¡−dl n¡¢Ù¹z a¡ e¡ L−l Bj¡−L Ah¡L L−l
¢a¢e hm−me
    – j¡ ®N¡ ¢L ¢cu¡ M¡CR BS?
    h¡h¡l −L¡jm ü−l ü¢Ù¹ ®f−u h¢m – ¢Xj ¢cu¡z
    – B¢j h¡¢s ¢Nu¡C ®a¡j¡−cl SeÉ hs hs l¦Cj¡R ¢eu¡ Bph, j¤l¢N ¢eu¡
Bphz h¡S¡−l gS¢m Bj EW−R, Bj ¢eu¡ Bph T¤¢s iCl¡z
  B¢j j¡b¡ −e−s BµR¡ h¢mz
  h¡h¡l ®k ®L¡eJ Lb¡u ýy qÉ¡y BµR¡ ¢WL B−R h−m ka n£OË q¡pf¡a¡m ®b−L
¢h−cu qJu¡ k¡u, aaC j‰mz ¢L¿º Bj¡−L BlJ Ah¡L L−l ¢c−u h¡h¡ ay¡l h¤−Ll
Jfl Bj¡l j¡b¡ −V−e H−e Q¤−m q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢c−a ¢c−a h−me – Q¤−m ®am ®cJ
e¡C ®Le? Q¤−m ®am ¢cu¡ BQs¡Cu¡ ¢ga¡ ¢cu¡ h¡Cå¡ l¡Mh¡z a¡C−m ®a¡ p¤¾cl
®cM¡ k¡uz
   B¢j nÄ¡p hå L−l l¡¢Mz h¡h¡ ay¡l MsM−s N¡m Bj¡l N¡−m O−p h−me –
a¤j¡l ®k ®jd¡ B−R a¡ B¢j S¡¢e j¡z a¤j¡−L fs¡−a ¢Nu¡ ®pCV¡ h¤T¢Rz hm a j¡,
j¡C g¡c¡l qÉ¡S ¢he œ²¡Cw gl −j¡l ®ce V¤ BJu¡lp ¢L ®Vep?
    – −fÐ−S¾V f¡l−gƒ Le¢V¢eEu¡pz ¢je¢je L−l h¢mz
    – HC ®a¡ Bj¡l mrÈ£ j¡, HC ®a¡ ph f¡−l Bj¡l j¡z
     h¡h¡ Bj¡l ¢f−W q¡a ®h¡m¡e, −h−a-L¡V¡ O¡H ØfnÑ ®m−N k¿»Z¡u de¤−Ll ja
®hy−L J−W ¢fWz ah¤ Ap¡s ö−u b¡¢Lz h¡h¡l SeÉ qW¡v Bj¡l j¡u¡ q−a öl¦ L−lz

    q¡pf¡a¡m ®b−L h¡h¡ p¤ÙÛ q−u ¢g−l H−m j¡−Rl h¡S¡−l ®e−j B−p j¡Tl¡−al
W¡ä¡ Ù¹ìa¡z Bj¡l S£h−eJz Bj¡−L Cú¤m hcm¡−a q−hz ¢hcÉ¡ju£ i¡m Cú¤m,
H−a ®L¡eJ ¢àja ®eC h¡h¡l, ¢L¿º BlJ HL¢V i¡m Cú¤m M¤−m−R, −l¢p−Xe¢pu¡m
j−Xm Cú¤m, J−a Bj¡−L fs−a q−hz aa¢c−e ¢hcÉ¡ju£−a Bj¡l h¡åh£ ®h−s−R,
l¦¢el p−‰ Bj¡l ®N¡fe BaÈ£ua¡ q−u−R, Bl Bj¡−L ¢L e¡ ph¡l jdÉ ®b−L hm¡
®eC LJu¡ ®eC, h¡Sf¡¢M H−p T¡y L−l a¤−m ¢e−u k¡−h! h¢m, Eà¡Ù¹¤ qJu¡l B−N
j¡¢V ByL−s dl¡l ja – B¢j ¢hcÉ¡ju£ R¡Cs¡ L¤b¡J fs−a Q¡C e¡z
    h¡h¡ dj−L h−me – a¤C Q¡Ju¡l ®L? B¢j Q¡C a−l j−X−m fs¡C−az
    B¢j g¤y¢f−u h¢m – ¢hcÉ¡ju£ i¡m Cú¤mz
    h¡h¡ −L−n h−me – j−Xm BlJ i¡mz
    ka p¡qp B−R nl£−l, phV¤L¤ ®Y−m, ®Q¡M nš² L−l h¤−S, c¡y−a c¡ya −Q−f h¢m
– B¢j AeÉ Cú¤−m fsh e¡z
    h¡h¡ Bue¡l p¡j−e Nm¡u V¡C h¡yd−a h¡yd−a h−me – a¤C fs¢h, al O¡−s
fs−hz
   ea¤e Cú¤−ml i¢aÑ fl£r¡u fÐnÀf−œ HCj Ce m¡Cg h−m HL¢V lQe¡ ¢mM−a
hm¡ q−u¢Rmz JC HL¢V L¡SC fl£r¡l M¡a¡ S¤−s L¢l, lQe¡ ¢m¢M, ¢mM−a ¢mM−a

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mr L¢l Cw−l¢S i¡o¡¢V Ls¡ Lb¡ hm¡l SeÉ, l¡N Ll¡l SeÉ, N¡m ®ch¡l SeÉ
®hn QjvL¡lz T−sl ja B−hN e¡−j h¡wm¡u, j¡u¡jja¡ h¤−Ll clS¡ M¤−m ýsj¤s
®h¢l−u B−p h¡wm¡u a¡C i¡o¡¢V−L A¿¹a ®p¢c−el SeÉ H¢s−u Q¢mz B¢j Øfø
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S¡¢e−u ¢cC Bj¡l S£h−el HCj eu HC Cú¤−m fs¡z Cú¤m¢V HL¢V i§a−s h¡¢sl
jaz B¢j HL¢V Cú¤−m fs¢R, ®p¢V M¤hC i¡m, Hhw B¢j −p¢V−aC fs−a Q¡Cz
Bj¡l C−µRl h¡C−l h¡h¡ Bj¡−L ¢c−u ay¡l k¡ C−µR a¡ Ll¡−a Q¡e, H Bj¡l pu
e¡z ¢a¢e k¢c Q¡e Bj¡−L hÐþf¤−œ i¡¢p−u ®c−he, ¢a¢e ®c−he L¡lZ ¢a¢e ®Q−u−Re
i¡¢p−u ¢c−az B¢j i¡p−a Q¡C ¢L e¡ Q¡C, a¡ ¢a¢e f−l¡u¡ L−le e¡z Bj¡l
S£he¢V ¢L Bj¡l, e¡ ay¡l? k¢c Bj¡l qu, k¡ Bp−m Bj¡lC, a−h Bfe¡−cl
L¡−R p¢eÑhÜ Ae¤−l¡d, Bj¡−L HC Cú¤−m i¢aÑ Ll¡−he e¡z Bj¡l S£h−el Ha hs
r¢a Bfe¡l¡ Ll−he e¡ Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡pz
    fÐnÀf−œl Bl ®L¡eJ fÐ−nÀl ¢c−L ¢g−l a¡L¡C e¡z h¡h¡−L ®hn Së Ll¡ ®Nm
h−m HLdl−el p¤M qu Bj¡lzfl£r¡l −no O¾V¡ fkÑ¿¹ M¡−j¡L¡ h−p ®b−L kMe
®h¢l−u B¢p, L¢l−X¡−l c¡y¢s−u ¢R−me h¡h¡, E−s H−p ¢S−‘p L−le –fl£r¡
®Lje qC−R?
     h¢m, öL−e¡ j¤−M – i¡mz
     h¡h¡ −q−p h−me – ph fÐ−nÀl Ešl ¢cR ®a¡!
     – qz p¤−h¡d LeÉ¡l ja j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢mz
     – M¤h Ls¡L¢sz fl£r¡ ¢cm c¤Cn Sez ¢e−h j¡œ ¢a¢ln Sez h¡h¡l Lf¡m O¡−j
c¤¢ÕQ¿¹¡uz
     ¢j−bÉ Lb¡ hm¡l A−iÉp ®eC, ¢L¿º HC ¢j−bÉ¢V B¢j ®Q¡M h¤−S A−eLrZ
BJ−s¢Rm¡j ®ke ®Q¡M L¡e e¡L ph hå L−l HLh¡l h−m ®gm−a f¡¢l
®L¡eJlLjz
     h¡h¡ Bj¡−L ®p¡S¡ ¢e−u ®N−me ea¤e h¡S¡−l h¡h¡l Jo¤−dl ®c¡L¡−e, ®c¡L¡−el
®ia−l −l¡N£ ®cM¡l −L¡W¡ ay¡lz A−eÉl g¡−jÑ¢p−a hp¡l clL¡l qu e¡ h¡h¡l Bl,
k¤−Ül fl e¡e¡l −c¡L¡−el c¤'Lcj c§−l ®c¡L¡e ¢L−e e¡j ¢c−u−Re, B−l¡NÉ ¢ha¡ez
®ia−l ay¡l N¢cl ®Qu¡l¢V−a Bj¡−L h¢p−u ®f¡s¡h¡¢sl QjQj ¢L−e H−e j¤−M a¤−m
M¡C−u ¢c−a ¢c−a hm−me – i¡m LCl¡ ®mM¡fs¡ Llh¡z fÐ−aÉL LÓ¡−p a¤j¡l g¡ØVÑ
qJu¡ Q¡Cz Bc¡ Sm M¡Cu¡ Hqe ®bCL¡ m¡−N¡z h¡h¡l üfÀ ®k L'¢ce f−lC jl¡
f¡a¡l ja T−l fs−h, a¡ ¢a¢e e¡ S¡e−mJ B¢j S¡¢ez Bj¡l HC S¡e¡, j¢Z−L
Ni£l l¡−a eÉ¡w−V¡ Ll¡l OVe¡l ja ®N¡fez
     L'¢ce fl h¡h¡ p¤Mhl Be−me ea¤e Cú¤−ml i¢aÑ fl£r¡u B¢j f¡n L−l¢Rz
j¡b¡ Q‚l ¢c−u EWmz H L£ L−l pñh! qÉy¡, h¡h¡ k¡ C−µR L−le, a¡C pñh quz
A¿¹a AeÉ ®L¡b¡J e¡ q−mJ, Bj¡l S£h−ez −pC fÊ¡u ¢hÙ¹£ZÑ jl¦i§¢jl Jfl c¡y¢s−u
b¡L¡ ¢eSÑe ¢elh Cú¤m e¡−jl h¡¢s¢V−a H−e h¡h¡ hm−me hÐþf¤−œ a¤j¡−l B¢j
i¡p¡Cu¡ ¢c−a Q¡C e¡z a¤¢j Bj¡l ®j−uz Bj¡l BaÈS¡z B¢j R¡s¡ a¤j¡l i¡m ®LE


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Q¡u e¡z hÐþf¤−œ k¢c a¤¢j X¤h−a b¡−L¡, a¤j¡−l h¡Q¡Cu¡ Be−a k¢c ®LE T¡yf ®cu,
®p B¢jCz
     p¡l¡ Cú¤−m q¡−a ®N¡Z¡ L'Se R¡œ£ j¡œz f¡yQ R'Se j¡ØV¡lz ®Q¡−Ml Sm
c¤'q¡−al a¡m¤−a Oe Oe j¤−R Bj¡−L hp−a qu LÓ¡pO−lz J¢c−L hå¤l¡ ¢hcÉ¡ju£−a
¢h−r¡i Ll−R h¡S f¡¢Ml ¢hl¦−Ü, k¤Ü-®cM¡ k¤Üw−c¢q hå¤l¡z
     ea¤e Cú¤−m Bj¡l je h−p e¡z Cu¡p¢j−elJ je h−p e¡ l¡Sh¡¢s Cú¤−mz
k¤−Ül fl ¢MØV¡e ¢jne¡¢l−cl Q¡m¡−e¡ j¢luj Cú¤m hå q−u ®N−m J−L l¡Sh¡¢s−a
i¢aÑ Ll¡ quz V¤CwLm V¤CwLm ¢mVm ØV¡l h¡ q¡j¢V X¡j¢V pÉ¡V Ae H Ju¡m Hl
hc−m J−L HMe fs−a qu a¡mN¡R HL f¡−u c¡y¢s−u ph N¡R R¡¢s−uz Cú¤−ml
j¡c¡l J−L −L¡−m ¢e−u Bcl Lla h−mC ¢Le¡ e¡¢L ®h¢n¢ce HL S¡uN¡u
L¡V¡−e¡l fl HLdl−el jja¡ S¾j¡u h−m J g¡yL ®f−mC ¢h−Lm ®hm¡ h¡¢s ®b−L
f¡yQ ¢j¢e−Vl q¡yV¡-fb j¢luj Cú¤m, ¢N−u a¡m¡ hå ®m¡q¡l ®N−Vl L¡−R c¡y¢s−u
b¡−Lz Cú¤−ml c¡m¡e ®g−V hVN¡−Rl Q¡l¡ ®h−l¡−µR ®c−M c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−mz Jl Ha
jja¡ h¡¢s¢Vl SeÉ, h¡¢s¢V i¡P¡ ®q¡L ¢L j¢me ®q¡L; h¡¢sl f¡−nl N¡R¢Vl SeÉ,
N¡−Rl f¡−n j¡W¢Vl SeÉ, j¡−Wl f¡−n f¤L¤l¢Vl SeÉ, Cú¤−ml ®c¡me¡¢Vl SeÉ J
Ha je M¡l¡f L−l b¡−L ®k h¡h¡ Jl SeÉ h¡¢sl j¡−W HL¢V ®c¡me¡ h¢p−u ¢c−mez
®c¡me¡u c¤m−a c¤m−a J ®Q¡M h¤−S, j−e ¢e−u H¢V Jl f¤−l¡−e¡ Cú¤−ml j¡W, N¡u –
q¡E BC Ju¡ä¡ ®q¡u¡V CE Blz −fR−e B¢j ¢L ®g−m H−p¢R i¡¢hz ®L¡eJ
®c¡me¡ h¡ c¡m¡−el SeÉ Bj¡l je ®Lje L−l ¢L B−c±! e¡z l¦¢el SeÉ L−l, ®Vl
f¡Cz ®Lhm l¦¢el SeÉC ¢L! e¡z l¦¢e A−eLV¡ dʤha¡l¡l ja, a£hÐ B−m¡ Jl, ¢L¿º
hs c§−llz J−L AhnÉ c§−lC b¡L¡ j¡e¡uz d¤−m¡ L¡c¡u Bj¡l p−‰ fТa¢ceL¡l
m¤−V¡f¤¢V−a JC l©fp£−L B¢j V¡¢e e¡z k¡−cl e¡−L p¢cÑ, c¡y−a jum¡, Q¤−m EL¤e,
a¡−cl p−‰ Bj¡l AiÉÙ¹ S£h−el SeÉJ je ®Lje L−lz AiÉÙ¹ S£he HjeC, ®k,
j¡e¤o, ¢h−no L−l ®p k¢c A¿¹jѤ¢M qu, ®h¡dqu iu f¡u ®p S£he ®b−L c§−l H−p
Bh¡l ea¤e ¢LR¤−a AiÉÙ¹ q−az aª−Zl p−‰ aª−Zl ¯ce¢¾ce fУ¢a N−s EW−a pju
®eu e¡ qua, ¢L¿º, aªZ h−V B¢j, ¢iæ S¡−al aªZ, L¤yL−s b¡L¡z
     ea¤e Cú¤−m Bh¡l ¢V¢ge ¢e−S−cl ¢e−u Bp¡l ¢eujz h¡h¡ fТal¡−a Q¡L Q¡L
L−l L¡V¡ hs é¤V ®LL ¢e−u B−pe h¡¢s−a, Cú¤−ml ¢V¢gez ¢V¢ge ¢e−u B¢p
¢WLC, ®M−a C−µR L−l e¡z a¡l ®Q−u j−e qu f¤−l¡−e¡ ®Rys¡ S¤−a¡ ®h−Q ®k LVL¢V
f¡Ju¡ k¡u, −M−a Bl¡j qaz ü¡c hcm¡−a C−µR L−l Bj¡lz é¤V ®LL SN−a
ph−Q−u p¤ü¡c¤ M¡h¡l h−m h¡h¡ ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−a f¡−le, B¢j L¢l e¡z A¿¹a HCV¤L¤
ü¡d£ea¡ Bj¡l ®a¡ B−R, H ¢S¢ep Bj¡l fR¾c e¡ Ll¡l Hhw e¡ M¡Ju¡lz ®p¢ce,
¢V¢ge ¢V¢g−el ja ®g−m ®l−M h¡l¡¾c¡l ®l¢mw d−l HL¡ c¡y¢s−u ¢Rm¡j, p¡j−e
®cM¡l ¢LR¤ ¢Rm e¡ fQ¡ ®X¡h¡ h¤−S j¡W-ja h¡e¡−e¡ Fos S¢j R¡s¡, Bj¡−L ¢hoj
Qj−L ¢c−u ¢f−W q¡a −l−M¢Rm l¦¢ez l¦¢e−L ®c−M ®f−R¡−a b¡¢L HLf¡ c¤'f¡
L−lz J Bj¡l ®h¢n L¡−R H−m k¢c h¤−Ll d¤Lf¤L Bl −l¡jL§−fl ¢le¢le ö−e
®g−m, a¡C ®fy−R¡Cz l¦¢e f¡ f¡ L−l p¡j−e H−N¡−a H−N¡−a hm−a b¡−L, ®ajeC

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¢j¢ø ®q−p, B¢j HMe H Cú¤−ml ¢VQ¡pÑ ®L¡u¡VÑ¡−l b¡Lhz L£ jS¡ a¡C e¡! −l−hL¡
Bf¡−L ®Q−e¡? Cú¤−ml X¡š²¡lz ®p Bj¡l hs ®h¡ez
    B¢j HL¢V ¢el¡fc c§l−aÅ c¡y¢s−u l¦¢e−L c¤'®Q¡M i−l ®cM−a b¡¢Lz −l−hL¡
Bf¡−L B¢j ¢Q¢e ¢L ¢Q¢e e¡ a¡l Ešl ¢c−a i¤−m k¡Cz Bj¡−L j§L L−l ®g−m
d§j−La¤l ja l¦¢el fae Bj¡l ¢exp‰ B¢Pe¡uz i¡mh¡p¡, i¡¢h, M¤h Ni£l q−mC
pñha f¡−l L¡w¢Ma j¡e¤o−L ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e H−e c¡ys Ll¡−az l¦¢e Bj¡l ¢c−L
H−N¡−a b¡−L q¡a h¡¢s−u, ®f−R¡−a ®f−R¡−a B¢j −cu¡−m −py−V k¡Cz
    – HC Ha m‹¡ ®Le ®a¡j¡l! h−m −p L¡y−d q¡a l¡−M Bj¡lz nl£−ll −ial
S¡−N −pC Aá¤a ¢nqlZ, B¢j k¡l Ae¤h¡c S¡¢e e¡z â¦a nÄ¡p f−s Bj¡l, Ha cʤa
®k nÄ¡p Bs¡m Ll−a B¢j c¤'q¡−a j¤M Y¡¢Lz
    – he−i¡S−e k¡−h e¡? Cú¤m ®b−L ph¡C−L he−i¡S−e ¢e−µR deh¡¢sl S¢jc¡l
h¡¢s−az B¢j k¡hz ®pC Lac§−l deh¡¢sz Bj¡l M¤h c§−l ®k−a C−µR L−lz
    l¦¢el c¤'®Q¡−M AÒf AÒf L−l ®Q¡M l¡¢M, c¤'−Q¡−M a¡l BL¡−nl phV¤L¤ e£mz
C−µR L−l f¡M¡ ®j−m E¢sz l¦¢el ¢e−V¡m nl£l ®q−p J−W Bj¡l Bd−g¡V¡ ®Q¡−M
®Q−uz Hje L−l q¡p−a f¡−l l¦¢e R¡s¡ Bl ®L! l¦¢e−L B¢j i¡mh¡p−aC f¡¢l,
J−L ®k ®LE ®k ®L¡eJ c§laÅ ®b−L i¡mh¡p−a f¡−lz ¢L¿º Bj¡l fТa Jl
i¡mh¡p¡, S¡¢e e¡ Hl e¡j i¡mh¡p¡ ¢L e¡, pñha ®pÀq Abh¡ HLdl−el fÐnÐu
Bj¡−L hs AfТai L−lz J Bj¡−L ka L¡−R V¡−e, aa B¢j r¤â q−a b¡¢Lz
j¢ql©q k¢c −L¡eJ a¤µR aª−Zl ¢c−L T¤y−L b¡−L, a−h aªZ ®k aªZC a¡ ¢hoj fÐLV
q−u J−W! B¢j ¢e−Sl ®L¡eJ A¢Ù¹aÅ Ae¤ih L¢l e¡ l¦¢e kMe Bj¡−L i¡mh¡−p,
h¤¢Tz
    N¡t Aj¡hpÉ¡u k¢c qW¡v Q¡yc E−W ®SÉ¡vpÀ¡u ¢i−S−u ®g−m Q¡l¢cL Bl ®pC
−SÉ¡vpÀ¡ k¢c Bj¡−L i¡¢p−u ®eu ®c¡me Q¡yf¡l h¡N¡−e, a−h! l¦¢e Q−m k¡Ju¡l
flJ B¢j c¡y¢s−uC b¡¢L ®pM¡−e, ®ke H¢VC Bj¡l HLj¡œ N¿¹hÉ ®kM¡−e ®f±yRh
h−m üfÀ ®cM¢R pqpÊ hRlz qW¡v ea¤e Cú¤−ml jl¡ N¡Rf¡m¡−LJ hs S£h¿¹ j−e
quz Cú¤−ml c¡m¡e…−m¡−L hs fСZh¡e j−e quz d¤−m¡ Js¡−e¡ ý ý q¡Ju¡−LJ j−e
qu QjvL¡l c¢Me¡ h¡a¡pz d¤pl j¡¢VJ l¦¢el f¡ fs¡l p−‰ p−‰ ph¤S q−u
E−W−Rz C−µR L−l M¡¢m f¡−u ®c±−s k¡C O¡−pz

    he−i¡S−e −k−a q−m cn V¡L¡ Q¡yc¡ ¢c−a q−h Cú¤−mz h¡h¡l L¡−R cn V¡L¡
Q¡C−m n¡¿¹ L−˜ hm−me – k¡Ju¡l clL¡l e¡Cz
    HJ ¢L qu! B¢j h¢m – k¡C−aC qChz
    h¡h¡ −My¢L−u J−We – k¡C−aC qCh! ®L a−l ®S¡l Ll−h! he−i¡Se ¢L ®L¡eJ
p¡h−Sƒ? e¡ ®N−m eðl Lj J−W!
   h¡h¡ V¡L¡ ¢c−me e¡z
   H¢c−L Cú¤−m ®j−ul¡ he−i¡S−e k¡Ju¡l M¤¢n−a h¤yc q−u B−Rz B¢j −Lhm
HL¡ Bqa f¡¢Ml ja asf¡¢µRz Bj¡−L h¡yQ¡u Bun¡ e¡−jl HL ®j−u, h−m a¤j¡l

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V¡L¡ e¡ b¡L−m Bj¡l L¡R ®bCL¡ LSÑ ®eJz −p ¢c¢hÉ cn V¡L¡ LSÑ ¢c−u ¢cmz
he−i¡S−e k¡Ju¡l ¢m¢ØV−a e¡j EWm Bj¡lz ®i¡l−hm¡ VÊ¡−L L−l Bj¡−cl ¢e−u
k¡Ju¡ qm deh¡¢sz l¦¢e h−p¢Rm j¡ØV¡l−cl Bl hs LÓ¡−pl ®j−u−cl p−‰ h¡−pz
hs hs ®XL¢Q f¡¢am, Q¡m X¡m, b¡mh¡pe h¡−pl R¡−c a¤−m j¡C−L N¡e h¡¢S−u
lJe¡ q−u −Nm Bj¡−cl k¿»k¡ez deh¡¢s−a l¦¢el ®p±¾ckÑ B¢j c§l ®b−L ®c¢M, J
h¡−j ®N−m B¢j X¡−e ¢g¢l, J X¡−e ®N−m B¢j h¡−jz J ®Q¡−Ml Bs¡m q−m B¢j
A¢ÙÛl q−u M¤y¢S J−Lz J−L cª¢øl e¡N¡−m −l−M B¢j h−p b¡¢L Q¤fQ¡f N¡−Rl R¡u¡u
¢Lð¡ ¢py¢s−a, HL¡z he−i¡Se ®b−L ¢gl−a ¢gl−a p−å f¡l q−u k¡u, h¡¢s ¢g−l
®c¢M h¡h¡ c¡y¢s−u B−Re h¡l¡¾c¡u Bj¡l A−fr¡uz
    – Ha ®c¢l qCm LÉ¡e Cú¤m ®bCL¡ ¢gl−a? h¡h¡ Mf L−l dl−me Bj¡−Lz
    eM M¤yV−a M¤yV−a Sh¡h ¢cm¡j – he−i¡S−e ®N¢Rm¡jz
    h¡h¡ ®V−e Bj¡−L E−W¡−e ¢e−u L¡yW¡m N¡−Rl X¡m ®i−P H−e ®fV¡ez h¡h¡ j¡
®fV¡−m ¢fW ®f−a l¡M−a qu, HlLjC ¢eujz ¢fW ®f−a l¡¢M B¢jz j−el T¡m
¢j¢V−u ¢f¢V−u h¡h¡ ¢S−‘p L−le – −VL¡ ®LX¡ ¢c−R he−i¡S−e k¡Ju¡l?
    ül g¤V−a Q¡u e¡ Nm¡u, ah¤ h¢m, ®k−qa¤ h¡h¡ j¡ ®L¡eJ fÐnÀ Ll−m Ešl
¢c−aC qu, ®k LÓ¡−pl HL ®j−u LSÑ ¢c−Rz
    h¡h¡ Hh¡l ®S¡−l HL b¡ès Lo¡e N¡−mz LSÑ LCl¡ he−i¡Se Llpz Ha nM
LÉ¡e? al nM B¢j f¤V¢L ¢cu¡ h¡Cl Ll¡jz
   fl¢ce pL¡−m h¡h¡ ®h¢l−u k¡Ju¡l B−N Cú¤−m k¡Ju¡ Bp¡l ¢l„¡ i¡s¡l SeÉ
hl¡Ÿ HL V¡L¡l p−‰ cn V¡L¡l HL¢V ®e¡V R¤−s ¢c−u h−me – Hlfl ®bCL¡ k¢c
                                       y
Lb¡ e¡ öep, ®kCi¡−h LC ®pCi¡−h e¡ Qmp, a¡C−m al ¢f−W EW¡−e ka M¢s
B−R, ph i¡Ph¡jz
    he−i¡Se f¡l qJu¡l fl, lh J−W Cú¤−m p¡wúª¢aL Ae¤ù¡e q−h, ®k k¡ S¡−e
e¡Q, N¡e, Bhª¢š a¡C ¢e−u j−’ c¡ys¡−a q−hz Lje l¦−j q¡l−j¡¢eu¡j h¡¢S−u
®j−ul¡ N¡e jL−n¡ L−lz lh£¾cÐe¡−bl f§S¡¢lZ£ L¢ha¡l Jfl −R¡V HLV¡ e¡VL-
jaJz B¢S d¡−el ®r−a ®l±â R¡u¡u m¤−L¡Q¤¢l ®Mm¡ N¡e¢Vl p−‰ p−‰ e¡Q Bl
QLM¢s−a d¡−el ®ra, n¡c¡ ®j−Ol R¢h ByL¡l B−u¡Se quz Hph ®cM−a −cM−a
HL¢V q¡Ju¡Ce ¢NV¡l q¡−al L¡−R −f−u HL g¡y−L ®R¡Vc¡l N¡−el M¡a¡ ®c−M
®N¡f−e ®nM¡ Ha p¤l Bl Ha N¡e k¢c ®L¡eJ¢ce ®b−j k¡u, ®pC¢ce a¤¢jJ ®a¡
J−N¡, S¡¢e i¤−m k¡−h ®k Bj¡u h¡¢S−u h¢pz ö−e ®j−ul¡ dlm Ae¤ù¡−e Bj¡−L
¢NV¡l h¡S¡−a q−hz h¡S¡−aC qmz BP¤m L¡yf¢Rm, f¡ L¡yf¢Rm, JC L¡yf¡L¡y¢fl
j−dÉC ®kV¤L¤ ®h¢l−u Hm a¡−a ö−e¢R, A−e−L h−m−R h¡qz ea¤e Cú¤−m aa¢c−e
i¡m R¡œ£ h−m Bj¡l ®hn e¡j q−u−Rz XÊCw LÓ¡−p Bj¡−L hm¡ qu ¢S¢eu¡p,
Cw−l¢S LÓ¡−p hm¡ qu, H−„−m¾V, H−„−m¾V lQe¡ e¡¢L ¢m−M¢R i¢aÑ fl£r¡uz
h¡wm¡l j¡ØV¡l h−me – a¤¢j ®a¡ ®cM¢R L¢h ®qz
    Cú¤−m p¡w×Lª¢aL Ae¤ù¡e ®no qJu¡l fl öl¦ qm N¡mÑp N¡C®X ®j−u ®eJu¡z
n¡l£¢lL Lpla öl¦ qmz Nm¡u XÊ¡j ®hy−d XÊ¡j h¡S¡−e¡ ¢nM¢Rz p¡¢LÑV q¡E−Sl j¡−W

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¢hSu ¢ch−p N¡mÑp q¡C−Xl cm ¢N−u L¡¢W e¡Q ®e−Q Hm¡jz k¡ ¢LR¤C L¢l, j¤M
b¡−L ¢eQ¤, −Q¡M m‹¡u Beaz e¡−Ql j¡ØV¡l ®k¡−Nn Q¾cÐ B−pe Cú¤−m ®j−u−cl
eªaÉe¡VÉ ®nM¡−a, lh£¾cÐe¡−bl ¢Qœ¡‰c¡z m‹¡ha£ ma¡−L Mf L−l d−l h−me –
HC, ¢Qœ¡‰c¡ q¢h? m‹¡ha£ ®k¡−Nn Q−¾cÐl WÉ¡wHl g¡yL N−m f¡m¡uz ¢Qœ¡‰c¡l
jqs¡ öl¦ quz jqs¡ ®c−M E−š¢Sa B¢j h¡¢s ¢g−l Cu¡p¢je−L pM£ h¡¢e−u h¡¢sl
j¡W S¤−s ®e−Q ®e−Q N¡C …l¦ …l¦ …l¦ …l¦ Oe ®jO Nl−S, fhÑa ¢nM−l Al−ZÉ
ajp R¡u¡uz ÚB¢jC qC ¢Qœ¡‰c¡, B¢jC qC ASѤe, jcez Cú¤−m jqs¡ Q−m, Bl
h¡¢s−a Q−m Bj¡l j’¡uez cnÑ−Ll p¡¢l−a j¡, j¢Z, c¡c¡, ®R¡Vc¡, f¢fz




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    ®R¡Vc¡ L−m−Sl ¢àa£u h−oÑ JW¡l fl h¡¢s−a Bhc¡l Ll−me Be¾c ®j¡qe
L−m−S ®h¢h e¡j, ®eœ−L¡Z¡ h¡¢s, ay¡l HL pqf¡W£ ®j−u−L H h¡¢s−a b¡L−a
®cJu¡ ®q¡L, ®k−qa¤ −h¢hl b¡L¡l SeÉ ®L¡eJ i¡m S¡uN¡ ®eCz ®R¡Vc¡l Bhc¡l
j”¤l qmz −h¢h p¤V−Lp ¢e−u EWm AhL¡−n, Bj¡l ¢hR¡e¡u ®n¡h¡l S¡uN¡ qm
a¡lz ®V¢hm ®Qu¡l ®cJu¡ qm a¡−L fs¡öe¡ Ll¡lz −h¢h, −cM−a mð¡, nÉ¡jm¡,
QjvL¡l j¡u¡¢h ®Q¡M, c¤'¢c−eC M¡¢al S¢j−u ®gmm h¡¢sl ph¡l p−‰z BaÈ£u
üS−el h¡C−l L¡lJ j¤M ®c−M O¤−j¡−a k¡Ju¡l, h¡ O¤j ®b−L JW¡l Bj¡l p¤−k¡N
O−V¢e Hl B−Nz h¡C−ll SNa ®b−L Bj¡−cl pwp¡−l HL¢V SmSÉ¡¿¹ j¡e¤−ol
fÐ−hn ®YE −a¡−m Bj¡l ¢eÙ¹l‰ S£h−ez ®h¢h kMe NÒf L−l a¡l ®h¡e j”¤¢l L£
L−l N¡−Rl jNX¡m ®b−L f−s ¢N−u f¡ ®i−P¢Rm, ®p C h¡ L£ L−l HL¡ HL¡
−eœ−L¡Z¡ ®b−L Q−m Hm juje¢pw−q ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−a, L£ L−l a¡l f¡Nm HL i¡C
Lw−pl S−m f¡ X¤¢h−u h−p b¡La p¡l¡¢ce, HL¢ce a¡−L Bl ®L¡b¡J M¤y−S f¡Ju¡
k¡u¢e –– Lwp q−u c¡ys¡u Bj¡lC ec£, hÐþf¤œ ®kjez j”¤¢l−L j−e qu Bj¡l
S¾j S¾j ®Qe¡z j¡'l p−‰ Q¤−m¡l f¡−s h−p ®h¢h NÒf L−l L£ L−l a¡l f¡Nm
i¡C¢V−L Bl M¤y−S e¡ f¡Ju¡l fl j¡ a¡l e¡Ju¡ M¡Ju¡ ®R−s ¢c−u ¢hR¡e¡u fsm,
ö¢L−u f¡a¡L¡¢Wl ja q−u ®h¢h−L hmm a¡−L f¤L¤−l ¢e−u pÀ¡e L¢l−u Be−a,
®h¢h a¡C Llm, f¤L¤l ®b−L ®e−u H−p n¡c¡ HL¢V n¡¢s f−l −h¢hl j¡ öm, ®pC
®n¡u¡C a¡l ®no ®n¡u¡z j¡ NÒf ö−e Bq¡ Bq¡ L−l h−me a¤¢j qCm¡ Bj¡l ®j−uz
Bj¡l HMe ¢ae ®j−uz
   h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l ®h¢h−L −X−L ¢S−‘p L−le, fs¡öe¡ ®Lje Qm−R? g¡ØVÑ
¢X¢ine f¡Ch¡ a!
    −h¢h j¡b¡ e¤−u h−m – S£ M¡m¤S¡e, Bn¡ l¡¢Mz
    p¡−s ¢ae j¡p fl ®h¢h−L AhnÉ f¡aa¡¢s …¢V−u Q−m ®k−a qmz L¡lZ j¡
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qW¡v HL c¤f−l B¢h×L¡l L−l¢R−me ®R¡Vc¡ ¢hR¡e¡u ö−u B−Re, M¡−Vl ¢Le¡−l
h−p ®R¡Vc¡l Q¤−m q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢c−µR ®h¢hz j¡ −g−V fs−me ®h¢h, Ha nua¡¢e
a¤j¡l j−e j−e ¢Rm! Bj¡−l h¤T¡CR a¤j¡−cl i¡C ®h¡−el pÇfLÑz c¤d Lm¡ ¢cu¡
L¡mp¡f f¤oa¡¢R B¢jz Bj¡l ®R−ml p¡−b g¢ØV e¢ØV Ll¡l E−ŸnÉ a¤j¡l! Ha
hs p¡qp!
   −h¢h ®Ly−c fsm j¡'l f¡−uz −R¡Vc¡l j¡b¡ d−l¢Rm h−m ®h¢h ®Lhm ØfnÑ
L−l¢Rm Lf¡−m, HC k¡z Bl ®L¡eJ¢ce Hje i¤m q−h e¡ h−m ®p ®S¡s q¡−a rj¡
Q¡Cmz j¡ rj¡ Ll¡l j¡e¤o eez h−m ®ce, je kMe i¡−P j¡'l, H−Lh¡−lC i¡−Pz
   −h¢hl Q−m k¡Ju¡−a h¡¢s−a ph−Q−u −k j¡e¤o¢V ¢e¢hÑL¡l ¢R−me, ¢a¢e ®R¡Vc¡z



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    −R¡Vc¡l fl£r¡ p¡j−e, BCHp¢p, ®k fl£r¡u f¡n L−l i¢aÑ q−he ¢a¢e
®j¢X−Lm L−m−Sz h¡h¡l A−eL¢c−el üfÀ, a¡yl HL¢V ®R−m X¡š²¡l q−hz ®pC
®R¡Vc¡ qW¡v h¡¢s ®g−le e¡z HL¢ce c¤'¢ce, pç¡q Q−m k¡u, ay¡l ¢V¢L¢V ®eCz h¡h¡
E¾j¡c q−u p¡l¡ nq−l ®M¡yS L−lez h¡h¡ aMe V¡‰¡C−ml ¢p¢im p¡SÑe, −i¡ll¡−a
h¡−p L−l V¡‰¡Cm k¡e Q¡L¢l Ll−a, AhnÉ ka e¡ Q¡L¢l Ll−a Q¡L¢l h¡yQ¡−aC
®h¢n, l¡−a h¡¢s ¢g−l B−pez B¢f−p R¤¢Vl clM¡Ù¹ −g−m ¢a¢e ®R−ml ®M¡yS
L−lez juje¢pwq ®R¡V nql, ®R−m ®j−m, a−h ®R−m Bl ®pC B−Nl ®R−m ®eCz
−R−m ¢hh¡¢qaz ¢L OVe¡, LÓ¡−pl HL ¢q¾c¤ ®j−ul p−‰ ®fÐj L−l a¡−L ¢h−u Ah¢c
L−l ®g−m−Re ®N¡f−e, HL hå¤−L E¢Lm h¡f h¡¢e−uz HMe hE ¢e−u ®pC hå¤l
h¡¢s−a B−Rez
    h¡h¡ Lf¡−ml ¢nl¡ −Q−f h−me – pîe¡n qCu¡ ®N−Rz Bj¡l ph Bn¡ ilp¡
®noz −R−m Bj¡l H ¢L L¡ä Llm! −L a¡−l HCph Ll−a h¤¢Ü ¢cmz fl£r¡l Bl
j¡œ L−uL j¡p B−Rz ®R−m Bj¡l X¡š²¡¢l fs−hz −R−m Bj¡l j¡e¤−ol ja j¡e¤o
q−hz ®R−m H ¢L f¡Nm¡¢j Llm! Jl i¢hoÉa eø qCu¡ ®Nm! La LC¢R hå¤−cl
p¡−b ¢jn¢h e¡z ¢jn−Rz La h¤T¡C¢R ®mM¡fs¡ LCl¡ j¡e¤o qC−a!
   h¡h¡l j¡b¡u ®m¡V¡ ®m¡V¡ W¡ä¡ f¡¢e Y¡−me j¡z h¡h¡l lš²Q¡f h¡s−Rz j¡ ®Vl
f¡e e¡, h¡h¡l q©c¢f−äl Jfl L¡−m¡ HL b¡h¡ h¢p−u k¡u g¤y−p JW¡ lš²Q¡fz
   j¡ g¤y¢f−u L¡−yce Bl h−me - Bj¡l q£l¡l V¤Ll¡ ®R−mz LC B−R, L£ M¡u
®LX¡ S¡−e! hcj¡C−nl¡ J−l ¢eµQu a¡¢hS Ll−R! HCX¡ ¢L a¡l ¢hu¡l hup qCm
®k ¢hu¡ L−lz Bõ¡q−N¡ Bj¡l ®R−m−l Bj¡l L¡−R ¢gl¡Cu¡ c¡Jz
    −Q¡−Ml f¡¢e j¤−R h¡h¡l ¢Tj d−l b¡L¡−L ®W−m i¡−Pe j¡, e¡¢L …Sh?
    h¡h¡ X¡−e h¡−j j¡b¡ e¡−sez
    …Sh euz OVe¡ paÉz −j−ul e¡j N£a¡ ¢jœz ¢q¾c¤z
    Q¤−m¡u q¡y¢s Q−s e¡z ö−u −b−L ®b−L p¡l¡¢ce L¢sL¡W …¢ez c¡c¡ Y¡L¡ Q−m
®N−Re ¢hnÄ¢hcÉ¡m−u fs−az Bj¡l hs HL¡ m¡−Nz c¡c¡ ®eC, ®R¡Vc¡J k¢c Bl H
h¡¢s−a e¡ b¡−Le, h¡¢s¢V ¢hoj M¡y M¡y Ll−hz j¢Z ¢T−j¡u h¡l¡¾c¡u, −l¡c ¢py¢s ®h−u
e¡j−a b¡−L ¢e−Q, E−W¡−ez −l¡−cl N¡−u L¡lJ f¡ f−s e¡z ®l¡−c c¡ys L¢l−u j¡
ay¡l ®R−m−j−u−cl N¡ ®j−S ®N¡pm L¢l−u p¡l¡ N¡−u −j−M ¢c−ae p−oÑl ®am,
−j−M c¤'L¡−el ¢R−â c¤'®g¡yV¡ L−l ®am Bl e¡¢il ¢R−â HL−g¡yV¡z hs q−u k¡Ju¡
®R¡Vc¡−LJ a¡C Ll−aez −R¡Vc¡ Lf¡−ml Jfl ®YE L−l Q¤m ByQs¡−ae, ®Q¡M¡
S¤−a¡ fl−ae, f¡−nl h¡¢sl X¢m f¡−ml ¢c−L ®Q−u c¤ø¤ c¤ø¤ q¡p−ae Bl h¡¢sl
®ial Y¤−LC ¢a¢e j¡'l ®a¡am¡ ¢nö, j¤−M ®m¡Lj¡ a¤−m M¡Ju¡−ae ay¡−L j¡z
    h¡h¡l ¢nu−ll L¡−R h−p c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m j¡ h−me – HLV¡ ¢q¾c¤ ®j−u−l, L£
LCl¡ HLV¡ ¢q¾c¤ ®j−u−l ¢hu¡ Llm L¡j¡m! −j−uV¡ Lu¢ce BC−R HC h¡¢s−az
Jl BQ¡l hÉhq¡l Bj¡l i¡m¡ m¡−N e¡Cz BCp¡ −e¡j¡e−l ¢p−ej¡u mCu¡ k¡C−a
Q¡uz ®e¡j¡e e¡ k¡C−a Q¡C−m L¡j¡m−l p¡−dz −Rs¡−N¡l ¢f−R ¢f−R O¤l¡l üi¡hz
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®cMa¡¢Rm¡j hs Es¡ Es¡ jez JC ®j−ul f¡õ¡u fs−R HCV¡ k¢c S¡ea¡j B−N!
a¡C−m J−l B¢j p¡hd¡e LCl¡ ¢ca¡jz
   M¡−Vl −l¢mwH L¤eC ®l−M N¡−m q¡a ®l−M c£OÑnÄ¡p −R−s j¡ h−me
   – Bõ¡qC f¡−le ®R−ml je ¢gl¡C−az Bõ¡−N¡ ®R−m−l Bj¡l ¢gl¡Cu¡
B−e¡z ¢q¾c¤ h¡¢sa ¢hu¡ qCa LÉ¡ Bj¡l ®R−ml! Bj¡l q£l¡l V¤Ll¡ ®R−ml m¡CN¡
La hs hs O−ll ®j−ul h¡−fl¡ ¢is Lla AC−m! La S¡yL SjL LCl¡ hE O−l
Bea¡j! ®mM¡fs¡ ®no LCl¡ Q¡L¢l h¡L¢l Ll−a b¡Lh, a¡lf−l e¡ ¢hu¡! je
¢WLC ¢glh Bj¡l ®R−ml, ¢gCl¡ BChz i¤m a j¡Ce−oC L−l!
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     N£a¡ ¢jœ ¢hcÉ¡ju£−a fsa, j¤MM¡e¡ ®N¡m, −aya−ml …¢ml ja, j¡u¡ j¡u¡
L¡−m¡ j¤−M q¢l−Zl ®Q¡Mz Cú¤−m e¡e¡ fl−h Ae¤ù¡−e e¡Qa −j−uz ®R¡Vc¡l p−‰ ay¡l
f¢lQu Be¾c ®j¡qe L−m−S fs−a ¢N−uz Bh¡l ay¡l ®M¡ys¡ j¡¢pl L¡l−Z, ®M¡ys¡
j¡¢p fs¡a Bj¡−cl, −p p§−œ H h¡¢s−aJ L'¢ce H−p−R ®p, H−p Bj¡−cl
c¤'®h¡−el p−‰ l¢p−u NÒf L−l−R, h−m−R Bj¡−cl ®p m¤¢L−u ¢p−ej¡u ¢e−u k¡−h,
e¡Q ®nM¡−h, N¡R ®b−L Ba¡gm f¡s−a ¢N−u alal L−l N¡−Rl jNX¡−m ¢N−u
h−p−R, Aje HL c¢pÉ ®j−u ®c−M Bjl¡ aMe M¤¢n−a h¡y¢Q e¡z ®h¢h ¢Rm AeÉlLj,
−pm¡C S¡e¡ l¡æ¡ S¡e¡ OlL¤−e¡ ®j−uz −h¢hl c¡¢f−u ®hs¡−e¡l üi¡h ¢Rm e¡,
N£a¡l ®kjez c¢pÉ ®j−u¢V M¤h AÒf−aC Bj¡−cl q©cu cMm L−l ®g−mz AhnÉ
q©c−ul Lf¡V aMe Hje ®M¡m¡ ®k ®LE f¡ l¡M−mC cMm q−u k¡uz D−cl S¡j¡
h¡e¡−a n¡c¡ p¡¢VÑ−el S¡j¡l L¡fs ¢L−e Be¡ qm, N£a¡ h¡¢s H−p ®R¡y ®j−l ¢e−u
®Nm L¡fs, hmm B¢j M¤h i¡m ¢nm¡C S¡¢e, B¢j ¢nm¡Cu¡ ¢chz hÉp, h¡¢s−a ¢c−e
c¤'h¡l L−l Bp−a m¡Nm NS¢ga¡u N¡−ul j¡f ¢e−a Bj¡−clz ¢ae ¢c−e ®pm¡C
q−h h−m¢Rm, m¡¢N−u−R −al ¢cez a¡J S¡j¡ ®S¡−V D−cl pL¡−mz fl−a ¢N−u ®c¢M
h¤L Hje By−V¡ ®k fСu ®g−V k¡u, T¤m Ha hs ®k j−e qu f£lh¡¢sl BmM¡õ¡z
Hje Aá¤a S¡j¡ Hl B−N LMeJ f¢l¢ez Dc¢VJ ¢N−u¢Rm j¡−W j¡l¡z D−cl
pL¡−m h¡¢s H−p S¡j¡ f¢l−u ¢c−u ®p q¡aa¡¢m ¢c−u Cyc¤l-®c−a¡ q¡¢p ¢c−u hmm
     – Cp ¢L ®k p¤¾cl m¡Na¡−R a¤j¡−l! c¡l¦e! c¡l¦ez
     hmm – Qm a¤j¡−l c¡l¦e HL S¡uN¡u ¢eu¡ k¡h ®hs¡C−az
     c¡l¦e HL S¡uN¡u k¡Ju¡l SeÉ Bj¡l al pu e¡z ¢l„¡ L−l N£a¡l p−‰ ¢c¢hÉ
lJe¡ q−u ®Nm¡jz EWm¡j ¢N−u p¡−qh ®L¡u¡VÑ¡−l S−Sl h¡¢s−az hs−m¡−Ll h¡¢sz
l¦¢q e¡−jl HL ®j−u N£a¡l h¡åh£, a¡−L ¢e−u a¡l ®h−l¡−a q−h ®L¡b¡Jz l¦¢q,
QÉ¡ÃV¡ ®cM−a −j−u, −hS¡u gpÑ¡, a¡l j¡'®L fV¡−a m¡Nm h¡C−l ®h−l¡−h h−mz
j¡'l fV−a ka ®c¢l qu N£a¡ Bl l¦¢q aa ¢gp¢gp Lb¡ h−m ¢e−S−cl j−dÉ, Bl
B¢j h−p b¡¢L ®Mme¡l ja ®p¡g¡uz O¾V¡ c¤C fl l¦¢ql j¡ fVm, l¦¢q j¤−M m¡m
f¡EX¡−ll BÙ¹l ®j−M ®Q¡−M L¡Sm g¡Sm m¡¢N−u ®hl qm, ¢aeSe HL ¢l„¡u
h−p lJe¡ qm¡j ®pC c¡l¦e S¡uN¡uz Bj¡l aMe c¡l¦e S¡uN¡¢V ¢WL ®L¡b¡u,
S¡e¡ qu¢ez Jl¡ ¢l„¡u h−p ¢Mm¢Mm q¡−p, Bl B¢j L¡−Wl ®O¡s¡l ja h−p b¡¢L
N£a¡l ®L¡−mz …m¢Lh¡¢sl HL h¡¢s−a ¢l„¡ b¡−j, h¡¢sl HL ¢nu¡m-j¤−M¡ ®m¡L

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Bj¡−cl ®ia−l Y¤¢L−u ®N−V a¡m¡ ¢c−u ®cuz ®m¡L¢V−L B¢j LMeJ ®c¢M¢e Hl
B−Nz ¢eT¤j HL¢V h¡¢s, hs j¡WAm¡z O−ll ®ial Y¤−L ®c¢M p¡l¡ h¡¢s−a Bl
®L¡eJ ®m¡L ®eC, ¢nu¡m-j¤−M¡ R¡s¡z c¤−V¡ Ol f¡n¡f¡¢nz −ia−l ®n¡h¡l O−l l¦¢q
Y¤−L k¡u ®m¡L¢Vl p−‰z f¡−nl O−ll ®p¡g¡u ®Mme¡l ja e¡¢L L¡−Wl ®O¡s¡l ja
e¡¢L S¡¢e e¡, h−p B¢j ®cM−a b¡¢L ®m¡L¢V l¦¢ql p−‰ Oe q−u ¢hR¡e¡u hpmz
Ha Oe q−u −k Bj¡l fmL f−s e¡z ¢nu¡m-j¤−M¡ ö−u fsm ¢hR¡e¡u l¦¢q−L h¤−Ll
Jfl ®V−ez qW¡vC HL m¡−g l¦¢q−L p¢l−u ¢hR¡e¡ ®b−L E−W H−p −m¡L¢V
Bj¡−cl q¡−a g¡eV¡l ®h¡am d¢l−u ¢c−u N£a¡ k¡J, m−e hp ¢Nu¡ h−m ®n¡h¡l
O−ll clS¡ hå L−l ¢c−u ®ia−l Y¤−L ®Nmz
    j¡−W ¢N−u B¢j L¡yf¡ Nm¡u ¢S−‘p L¢l – ®m¡LV¡ ®L?
    ¢j¢V¢j¢V ®q−p N£a¡ hmm – M¤llj i¡Cz A−eL hs−m¡Lz N¡¢s B−Rz
    – l¦¢q−l ¢eu¡ −k ®m¡LV¡ clS¡ hå LCl¡ ¢cmz ®Y¡yL ¢N−m h¢m, Hqe ¢L qChz
Bj¡l Xl m¡Na¡−Rz Qm k¡CN¡z
    N£a¡ a¡l L¡−m¡ j¤−M n¡c¡ q¡¢p g¤¢V−u h−m, B−l hp, Hq¢e k¡Cu¡ ¢L Llh¡!
    c¤f¤l f¡l q−u ¢h−Lm q−u ®Nm Qm k¡CN¡ Qm k¡CN¡ L−l L−lz B¢j RVgV
L¢l, fТa¢V j¤q§aÑ L¡−V Bj¡l Aü¢Ù¹−az ¢nu¡m-j¤−M¡ O¾V¡u O¾V¡u g¡eV¡l ®h¡am
¢c−u k¡u H¢c−Lz g¡eV¡ ®M−u aMe Bl Bj¡l ®f¡o¡−µR e¡z ¢r−du ¢Qe¢Qe Ll−R
®fVz ®N−Vl L¡−R ¢N−u L¡æ¡-Nm¡u h¢m – ®NV M¤Cm¡ ®cJz B¢j k¡CN¡z Bj¡l
Bl i¡m m¡Na¡−R e¡z
   N£a¡l j¤MJ öL−e¡ q−u ¢Rmz ®n¡h¡l O−ll clS¡l p¡j−e c¡y¢s−u hmm – J
M¤llj i¡Cz J b¡L−a Q¡Ca¡−R e¡z Bjl¡ e¡ qu k¡C N¡z
     −h¢l−u Hm ®nu¡m-j¤−M¡, f¡L¡−e¡ ®j¡Q f¤l¦ ®W¡y−Vl Jfl, BP¤−m ¢pN¡−lV,
M¡¢m N¡, M¡¢m f¡z
     – N£a¡, g−V¡ a¤Cm¡ ®cJ ®a¡ ¢LR¤z B−p¡z h−m ®m¡L¢V N£a¡−L ¢e−u ®ia−l
Y¤−L ®Nmz B¢j c¡y¢s−u lCm¡j clS¡uz
     l¦¢q j¡b¡ ¢eQ¤ L−l ¢hR¡e¡l j¢dÉM¡−e h−p¢Rmz h¡yd¡ ¢Rm Q¤m ®O¡s¡l ®m−Sl
ja, HMe ®M¡m¡, H−m¡−j−m¡z −W¡y−V ¢mf¢ØVL ¢Rm, ®eCz −Q¡−Ml L¡Sm Ra−s
®N−Rz hs j¡u¡ q−a b¡−L l¦¢ql SeÉz ®m¡L¢V ¢L J−L eÉ¡w−V¡ L−l¢Rm! J ¢L
®Q−u¢Rm eÉ¡w−V¡ q−a e¡¢L Q¡u¢e! ®m¡L¢V ¢L iu ®c¢M−u, ®S¡l L−l l¦¢q−L BV−L
®l−M−R O−l! ¢LR¤ ¢WL h¤−T EW−a f¡¢l e¡z N£a¡l q¡−a LÉ¡−jl¡ ¢c−u ®m¡L¢V
l¦¢q−L c¤'q¡−a S¡f−V dlm, N£a¡ ¢j¢V¢j¢V ®q−p ¢Vf ¢cm −h¡a¡−jz ®m¡L¢V ö−u
fsm l¦¢ql ®L¡−mz N£a¡ ¢Vfm Bh¡lz l¦¢ql N¡−m N¡m m¡N¡m ®m¡L¢V, N£a¡ ¢Vfmz
     Bj¡−cl R¡s¡ ®f−a ®f−a p−å f¡l q−u ¢N−u¢Rmz N£a¡ fÐbj l¦¢q−L h¡¢s
®f±y−R ¢c−u f−l Bj¡−L ¢cm, hmm L¡E−l LCh¡ e¡ LC ®N¢Rm¡z p¡l¡¢c−el
¢e−M¡yS LeÉ¡l SeÉ c¤¢ÕQ¿¹¡u h¡h¡ j¡'l Dc j¡¢V q−u−Rz B¢j f¡wö j¤−M h¡h¡ j¡'l
lš²−Q¡−Ml p¡j−e c¡y¢s−u ¢fW ®f−a hlZ L−l¢R k¡ Bj¡l fСfÉ ¢Rmz ®pC lq−pÉ
®j¡s¡ N£a¡, −k Bj¡−L HL¢V c¡l¦e ¢ce Efq¡l ¢c−u¢Rm, −p HMe −R¡Vc¡l hE!

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nq−ll e¡jLl¡ ¢NV¡l h¡¢S−u ®R¡Vc¡, L−m−S ay¡l ¢NV¡−ll p¤−ll p−‰ J Bj¡l
®c−nl j¡¢V ®a¡j¡l f−l ®WL¡C j¡b¡ ®e−QC N£a¡ ¢j−œl j¡b¡ ®WL¡−e¡ öl¦ q−u¢Rm
−R¡Vc¡l L¡y−d, h¤−Lz −pC N£a¡ ¢jœ! −h¢h hma, J HLV¡ SOeÉ ®j−uz Jl p¡−b
¢jnh¡ e¡z N£a¡J hma ®h¢h M¡l¡fz ®cCM J ®ke Bl a¤j¡−cl h¡p¡u e¡ B−pz

  Nm¡ g¡−V h¡h¡l, – A−l B¢j aÉ¡SÉ¡ f¤œ Ll¡jz Bj¡l M¡Cu¡ Bj¡l fCl¡
Bj¡−L Nm¡u R¤¢l hp¡Cmz
    −g¡yf¡−e¡ hå q−u Hh¡l Nm¡ Qs−R j¡'l
   −no fkÑ¿¹ HLV¡ Q¡s¡m¢e−l ¢hu¡ Llm!
   M¢sEm¡l ¢T−u−l ¢hu¡ Llm!
   JC ¢q¾c¤ M¢sEm¡ qCh Hj ¢h ¢h Hp X¡š²¡−ll ®hu¡C!
   Al j¡ j¡¢pl¡ l¡Ù¹¡l Lmf¡−l¡ ¢Nu¡ ®N¡pm L−lz R¤−V¡m¤−Ll S¡az L¡EVÉ¡
M¡El¡ S¡az j¡m¡E−el S¡az
   pj¡−S j¤M ®cq¡−e¡ Bl ®Nm e¡! j¡e C‹a ph ®N−R!
   …¢ùl j¤−q Q¤eL¡¢m ¢cm ®R−m!
   HLV¡ eaÑL£−l ¢hu¡ Llm, ¢R ¢R ¢Rz
   Hje ®R−m−l LÉ¡e B¢j S¾j ¢c¢Rm¡j!
     j¡'l ¢hm¡f LÓ¡¢¿¹ q£e ®YE, pwp¡l pj¤−âz Hje ¢hfkÑu H pwp¡−l O−V¢e Blz
e¡¢e e¡e¡ l¦e¤ M¡m¡ q¡−nj j¡j¡−L ®X−L f¡W¡e h¡h¡z Y¡L¡ ®b−L hs j¡j¡ B−pe,
T¤e¤ M¡m¡ B−pe, c¡c¡ B−pez pL−m ¢hoj E¢àNÀ, O−l j§mÉh¡e ¯hWL Qm−R, J−a
®R¡V−cl, Bj¡l Bl Cu¡p¢j−el Ey¢L ®cJu¡ j¡e¡z jdÉl¡a Ah¢c Lb¡h¡aÑ¡ Q−m,
ül Ha ¢e−Q e¡¢j−u Lb¡ h−me Jyl¡ ®k B¢j L¡e ®f−a −b−LJ ¢LR¤ h¤−T EW−a
f¡¢l e¡z ¢nj¤m a¤−m¡l ja J−s c¤'HL¢V në, ¢WL Ae¤j¡e Ll−a f¡¢l e¡, q¡Ju¡
−L¡e ¢c−L hC−Rz
     ¯hW−Ll fl¢ce HL iuwLl OVe¡ O−Vz ®R¡Vc¡−L d−l H−e °hWLO−l ®j¡V¡
®nL−m h¡y−de h¡h¡ Bl q¡−nj j¡j¡z f¡−u ®nLm, q¡−a ®nL−m, ®nL−m a¡m¡z Q¡¢h
h¡h¡l h¤L f−L−Vz h¡h¡l NSÑ−e h¡¢s L¡y−f, N¡Rf¡m¡ L¡−yfz S¡e¡m¡l g¡y−L ®Q¡M
®l−M cªnÉ ®c−M N¡ O¡j−a b¡−L Bj¡lz Cu¡p¢je ¢hR¡e¡u ö−u h¡¢m−n j¤M ®l−M
L¡yc−a b¡−Lz j¡ h¡l¡¾c¡u A¢ÙÛl q¡y−Ve, ¢hs ¢hs Ll−a Ll−a â¦a pl¡−a b¡−Le
ap¢hql ®N¡V¡z
     – N£a¡−l R¡s¢h ¢L e¡ L! e¡ R¡s−m a−l B¢j aÉ¡SÉ f¤œ Ll¡jz −b−L ®b−L
h¡h¡l NSÑez
     −R¡Vc¡ h−me ¢el¦š¡f L−˜ – aÉ¡SÉ f¤œ L−le, B¢j N£a¡−l R¡sa¡j e¡z
     h¡h¡l ®Q¡M ®h¢l−u Bp−a b¡−L ®L¡Vl ®b−L, n¡VÑ O¡−j ¢i−S ®m−ÃV B−R
nl£−lz ®L¡j−l c¤'q¡a ®l−M q¡yf¡−a b¡−Le, lš²Q¡f h¡s−R h¡h¡lz
     – a¤C h¡¢s ®bCL¡ L¤b¡J k¡C−a f¡l¢h e¡z L¤b¡J e¡z L−m−S fs¢hz fl£r¡
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   −R¡Vc¡ Qs¡ Nm¡u h−me – B¢j HC h¡¢s−a BC−a Q¡C e¡Cz ¢jR¡ Lb¡ LCu¡
Bj¡−l Bf−el¡ ¢eu¡ BC−Rez B¢j N£a¡−l ¢hu¡ Ll¢Rz Bj¡−l R¡Cs¡ ®cez B¢j
N£a¡l L¡−R k¡Cu¡jz Bfe¡−N¡l L¡−R B¢j ¢LµR¤ Q¡C e¡z Bj¡−l R¡Cs¡ ®cez
   – N£a¡−l R¡sz e¡C−m al jle Bj¡l q¡−az B¢j a−l Q¡hL¡Cu¡ H−Lh¡−l
j¡Cl¡ g¡m¡hz h¡h¡l c¤'®Q¡M ®b−L B…e T−lz
     −R¡Vc¡−L h¡h¡ c¤'O¾V¡ pju ¢c−u−Re i¡h¡l, JC c¤O¾V¡ pju S¤−s ®R¡Vc¡
®cu¡−m ®qm¡e ¢c−u ®Q¡u¡m nš² L−l h−p ®b−L−Rez Bl cg¡u cg¡u ¢N−u e¡¢e,
l¦e¤ M¡m¡, j¡ h−m−Re
     – h¡h¡−l a¤¢j i¡m ®R−mz a¤j¡l h¡h¡ k¡ Lu j¡Ce¡ mJz HC hu−p ®R−ml¡
A−eL i¤m L−l, a¤j¡l h¡h¡ a¤j¡−l j¡f LCl¡ ¢ch k¢c h¡¢sa ¢gCl¡ BCp¡
®mM¡fs¡ Ll, fl£r¡ ®cJz a¤¢j X¡š²¡¢l fCs¡ hs X¡š²¡l qCh¡z q ¢hu¡ LlR
LlRz ®j−uJ a¡l h¡h¡l h¡¢s ¢gCl¡ k¡Lz ®mM¡fs¡ ®no Ll c¤CS−eCz f−l a¤j¡l
h¡h¡ hs Ae¤ù¡e LCl¡ j¡e¤o−l S¡e¡Cu¡ HC ®j−u−lC O−l a¤mh a¤j¡l hE LCl¡z
a¤¢j R¡œ j¡e¤o, HC ®k ¢hu¡ LCl¡ h¡¢s R¡Cs¡ ®Nm¡ N¡, M¡Ch¡ ¢L, hE−l M¡Ju¡Ch¡
¢L? ®kV¤L ®mq¡fs¡ LlR HV¤L ¢cu¡ a L¤−e¡ Q¡L¢lC f¡Ju¡ k¡Ca e¡z a¤¢j ¢L
L¤¢m¢N¢l Llh¡l Q¡J? a¤¢j ¢L ¢l„¡ Q¡m¡Ch¡? a¤j¡l h¡h¡ hs X¡š²¡l, nq−l a¡−l
HL e¡−j ph¡C ¢Q−ez h¡−fl Lb¡ j¡Ce¡ mJz aÉ¡SÉ f¤œ Ll−m a¤¢j h¡−fl pÇf¢šl
L¡e¡L¢sJ f¡Ch¡ e¡z h¡h¡, a¤j¡l a h¤¢Ü B−R, −j−u−l ¢Nu¡ LJ a¡l h¡¢sa ¢gCl¡
k¡C−az a¤j¡l h¡f Lb¡ ¢c−R ¢hu¡ Ll¡l pju AC−m k¡−lC a¤¢j ¢hu¡ Ll−a Q¡J,
a¤j¡l h¡f a¡−l ¢cu¡C ¢hu¡ Ll¡Chz
    ®R¡Vc¡l ®Q¡u¡m nš²C b¡−Lz ay¡l HL¢VC Lb¡, ®nLm M¤−m −cJu¡ ®q¡Lz nš²
®Q¡u¡m−L h¡h¡ f−l¡u¡ L−le e¡, Nl¦ ¢f¢V−u j¡e¤o Ll¡l MÉ¡¢a B−R ay¡lz S£he
¢e−u S¤−u¡ ®Mm−R ®R−m, H ¢a¢e h¡h¡ q−u pqÉ Ll−a f¡−le e¡z ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e
®R−m ay¡l B…−e T¡f ¢c−µR, −Le ¢a¢e a¡ q−a ®c−he! H ay¡l ¢e−Sl ®R−m, H
®R−ml nl£−l ay¡l lš², ®R−ml j¤−M ay¡l j¤−Ml Bcmz ®R−m−L j¡e¤o Ll−a ¢a¢e
j¡b¡l O¡j f¡−u ®g−m V¡L¡ ®l¡SN¡l L−l−Re, M¡C−u f¢l−u hs L−l−Re, ®R−m
ay¡l hw−nl h¡¢a, ®R−m a¡yl, −R−m−L ¢a¢e ®k L−lC ®q¡L ®gl¡−heCz c¤'O¾V¡ fl
h¡h¡ B−pe °hWL O−l nš² ®nL−m h¡yd¡ ®Q¡u¡m nš² ®R−ml p¡j−ez q¡−a ay¡l
Q¡h¤Lz
    – ¢L al ¢pÜ¡¿¹ ¢L? Bj¡l Lb¡ ja Qm¢h ¢L Qm¢h e¡z h¡h¡ e¡ elj e¡ Nlj
L−˜ h−mez
    −R¡Vc¡l ®Q¡u¡m BlJ nš² quz h−me – Bj¡−l R¡Cs¡ ®cez
    – q a−l a R¡shCz Bj¡l Lb¡ R¡s¡ L¤b¡J HL f¡J ms¢h e¡z N£a¡l L¡−R
k¡Ju¡ al Qm−h e¡z
   cy¡−a c¡ya −Q−f ®R¡Vc¡ h−me – Bj¡l Lb¡ HLV¡C, Hl L¤−e¡ esQs e¡Cz
B¢j HC h¡¢s−a b¡La¡j e¡z B¢j N£a¡l L¡−R k¡Cu¡jCz
   – N£a¡−l M¡Ju¡C¢h ¢L, ¢e−S M¡C¢h ¢L? Q¡h¤L e¡s−a e¡s−a h−me h¡h¡z

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    – ®pCX¡ L¡lJ ¢Q¿¹¡ Ll¡l clL¡l e¡Cz −Q¡u¡m aMeJ nš² ®R¡Vc¡l, c¡y−a
c¡yaz
    −R¡Vc¡l S¡uN¡u B¢j q−m, ph naÑ pñha ®j−e ¢ea¡jz h¡−Ol b¡h¡u H−p
h¡−Ol p−‰ l¡N ®cM¡−e¡ ®h¡L¡−j¡ R¡s¡ Bl L£!
    −Q¡u¡m Hh¡l nš² qu h¡h¡lz −Q¡M qu LljQ¡l ja m¡mz
    Q¡h¤L Q¡m¡e ®R¡Vc¡l Jfl, r¤d¡aÑ h¡−Ol j¤−M Ha¢c−e BÙ¹ q¢lZz Q¡h¤L ®ke
Bj¡l ¢f−W fs−Rz Bj¡lC p¡l¡ N¡ ®b−L lš² Tl−Rz Q¡js¡ ®L−V j¡wp ®h¢l−u
®N−R ¢f−Wl, j¡wp ®L−V q¡sz ®Q¡M h¤−S b¡¢Lz ®Q¡M h¤−S A−fr¡ L¢l Q¡h¤L b¡j¡lz
Q¡h¤L b¡−j e¡z °hWL Ol ®b−L ¢exn−ë ®h¢l−u B−pe j¡, e¡¢e, hs j¡j¡, l¦e¤
M¡m¡z −LE h¡l¡¾c¡l b¡−j ®qm¡e ¢c−u c¡y¢s−u p¡j−e a¡¢L−u b¡−Le S¡−ee e¡ ¢LR¤
−cM−Re ¢Le¡ p¡j−e, ®LE d£−l q¡yV−a b¡−L, S¡−ee e¡ q¡yV−Re ¢L e¡, ®LE
¢e−Sl Q¤m M¡j−Q d−l b¡−Le, S¡−ee e¡ ay¡l Q¤−m ¢a¢e q¡a ¢c−u−Re ¢L e¡z
H−LLSe ®ke jªa j¡e¤o, Lhl ®b−L E−W H−p q¡yV−Re N¿¹hÉq£e, ay¡l¡ ®LE
L¡E−L ®cM−a f¡−µRe e¡, p¡j−e ¢e¢ÕRâ AåL¡l, AåL¡−l ö−u B−R AlZÉ Bl
AlZÉ ®b−L HL¢V ®Lhm në Bp−R, ®p Q¡h¤−Llz
    j¡ −c±−s k¡e °hWL O−l, ¢N−u Q¡h¤−Ll Bl j¡ j¡ ¢QvL¡−ll a−m ®ke e¡ q¡l¡u
a¡yl ¢e−Sl në, ¢QvL¡l L−l h−me – ®R−mV¡ a jCl¡ k¡Chz j¡Cl¡ ®gm−a Q¡J
e¡¢L! Bj¡l ®R−m−l a¤¢j j¡Cl¡ ®gm−a Q¡J!
    Q¡h¤−L ®R¡Vc¡−L lš²¡š² Ll−a Ll−a h¡h¡ h−me – H−l B¢j j¡Cl¡C ®gmh
BSz Hlj ®R−ml h¡CQ¡ b¡CL¡ L¤−e¡ clL¡l e¡Cz
    –R¡Cs¡ ®cJ k¡LN¡ ®kq¡−e k¡C−a Q¡uz j¡ g¤y¢f−u ®Ly−c E−W h−me, H−l
j¡Cl¡ L¤−e¡ m¡i e¡Cz Hl lN R¤−X¡−hm¡ ®bCL¡ aÉ¡s¡ z BCSL¡ h¡f j¡ i¡C
®h¡−el ®Q−u a¡l L¡−R hs qCu¡ ®N−R HL j¡m¡E−el ®R¢sz k¡L, J ®pq¡−eC k¡Lz
J−l R¡Cs¡ ®cJz

     −R¡Vc¡−L R¡s¡ qu e¡z h¢¾c Ll¡ qu Jyl ¢e−Sl O−lz O−ll clS¡u ea¤e a¡m¡
f−s, a¡m¡l Q¡¢h h¡h¡l h¤L f−L−Vz h¡¢s−a ®O¡oZ¡ L−l ®ce h¡h¡, −R¡Vc¡−L
®L¡eJlLj M¡h¡l ®cJu¡ Qm−h e¡z f¡uM¡e¡ ®fn¡h ¢a¢e JO−lC Ll−he, ka¢c−e
e¡ ay¡l p¤j¢a quz BVL¡ f−s ®R¡Vc¡ clS¡ i¡P¡l ®Qø¡ L−le, S¡em¡ i¡P¡lz
−L¡eJ¢VC i¡−P e¡z i¡P−h ®Le, ®m¡q¡ N¢m−u L¡W h¡e¡−e¡ qu k¢c! ¯c−OÑ eg¤V,
fÐ−ÙÛ f¡yQz
     p¡l¡l¡a ®N¡Pl¡e ¢a¢ez A−eL…−m¡ fСZ£ fСQ£e −L¡eJ ®fÐa f¤l£l ja h¡¢s¢Vl
h¡¢m−n j¡b¡ ®l−M ®N¡f−e ®S−N b¡−Lz B¢jJ ®S−N b¡¢Lz A−eL l¡−a, ®p La
S¡¢e e¡, Cu¡p¢je i¡P¡ Nm¡u h−m – h¤h¤, Bj¡l O¤j B−u e¡z B¢j f¡n ¢g−l h¢m
– Bj¡lJ e¡z



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    c£OÑnÄ¡p Rs¡−a Rs¡−a O−l L¤u¡n¡-ja S−j, ®Q¡−M T¡fp¡ m¡−N phz T¡fp¡
q−u B−p clS¡ S¡e¡m¡ h¡l¡¾c¡l B−m¡ fs¡ O−ll Bph¡h, phz AåL¡l Bj¡l
Q¤−m H−p h−p, ®Q¡−M, ¢Qh¤−Lz
    ®R¡Vc¡ Q¡l¢ce E−f¡p b¡L¡l fl j¡ S¡e¡m¡l −m¡q¡l ¢n−Ll g¡yL N−m m¤¢L−u
M¡h¡l Q¡m¡e L−lez −R¡Vc¡−L M¡C−u Q¡l¢ce fl ¢e−S ¢a¢e M¡h¡l j¤−M ®a¡−mez
h¡h¡ O−l h−p L¡e ®f−a b¡−Le hå Ol ®b−L ®L¡eJ pjfÑ−el në B−p ¢L e¡,
Lø ®f−a ®f−a, ¢r−dl h¢¾c−aÅlz në B−p e¡z h¡¢sl Q¤−m¡u ®ke B…e dl¡−e¡ e¡
qu, h¡h¡l Ls¡ ýL¤jz
   ¢L L−l h¡yQ−h a−h h¡¢sl h¡¢L j¡e¤o!
   j¤¢s ¢Q¢h−u f¡¢e ¢Nm−h, hÉpz
    Bl J O−l ®LE ®L¡eJ M¡h¡l f¡Q¡l ®Qø¡ Ll−m a¡y−LJ Q¡hL¡−e¡ q−hz ah¤
h¡h¡l ®Q¡M g¡y¢L ¢c−u ¢LR¤ e¡ ¢LR¤ S¡em¡ N−m J O−l k¡uCz Bj¡l Øfø d¡lZ¡ qu
h¡h¡ ®Vl f¡e ®k ®R¡Vc¡−L M¡h¡l ®cJu¡ q−µR Hhw ¢a¢e OVe¡¢V e¡ S¡e¡l i¡e
Ll−Rez h¡h¡ ay¡l R¤¢V Bh¡l h¡¢s−u h¡¢s−a h−p b¡−Le Bl A−fr¡ L−le
®R¡Vc¡l BaÈpjfÑ−elz H¢c−L ö¢L−u ®R¡Vc¡l q¡s ®h¢l−u B−p h¤−Ll, Nm¡l,
N¡−mlz BÙ¹ HL¢V Lˆ¡m c¡y¢s−u −N¡Pl¡u S¡e¡m¡l ¢nL d−lz
    h¡−O h¡−O ms¡C Qm−R, Bjl¡ Apq¡u cnÑL j¡œz ms¡C ®no qu f−e−l¡¢ce
f¡l q−m 'flz
    ms¡C−u ®q−l k¡e h¡h¡z ®R¡Vc¡−L ®no Ah¢c ®R−s ¢c−a quz
    −R¡Vc¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l fl h¡h¡ Bj¡−cl c¤'−h¡e−L h¤−L nš² L−l S¢s−u d−lez
Ha nš² L−l ®k j−e qu h¤−Ll q¡s ph Y¤−L k¡−h j¡w−pl ®ialz S¢s−u h¡h¡
h−me, a¤jl¡ Bj¡−l Lb¡ ®cJ fs¡−mM¡ LCl¡ j¡e¤o qh¡ a¤jl¡, LJ!
    Bjl¡ j¡b¡ e¡¢s qhz
    – c¤CV¡ ®j−uC HMe Bj¡l üfÀz LJ, a¤jl¡ ®LJ a¤jl¡l i¡C−ul ja qCh¡ e¡z
LJ! h¡h¡ h−mez
    Bjl¡ j¡b¡ e¡¢s qh e¡z
    – −R−m−j−u−cl j¡e¤o Ll¡l SeÉ B¢j ph Ll¢Rm¡jz Bj¡l La üfÀ ¢Rm
L¡j¡m−l ¢eu¡z J L£ Apih ¢hТmu¡¾V R¡œ ¢Rm, ®j¢VÊ−L ØV¡l f¡Ju¡ R¡œz J Bj¡l
La NhÑ ¢Rmz Bj¡l ph NhÑ, ph üfÀ HMe nÉ¡oz a¤jl¡ Bj¡l nÉ¡o ilp¡z a¤j¡−cl
j¤−Ml ¢c−L Q¡Cu¡ HMe Bj¡l h¡yQ−a qChz LJ Bj¡−l h¡yQ−a ¢ch¡! ®mM¡fs¡
Llh¡, LJ! hm−a hm−a h¡h¡l Nm¡ h¤−S B−pz
    Bjl¡ j¡b¡ −e−s h¢m Llhz
    – B¢j Bj¡l ®R−m−l j¡l−a Q¡C e¡Cz Bj¡l ¢L Lj Lø qC−R ®R−m−l
j¡l−a! e¡ M¡Ju¡Cu¡ l¡M−a! −no ®Qø¡ Ll¢R ®R−ml ja ®ke f¡ÒV¡uz Bcl LCl¡
h¤T¡C¢R, ö−e e¡Cz j¡Cl¡ LC¢R, a¡J ö−e e¡Cz a¤jl¡ öeh¡ Bj¡l Lb¡, LJ!
    Bjl¡ j¡b¡ −e−s h¢m öehz


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    h¡h¡l ®Q¡−Ml f¡¢e Bj¡−cl S¡j¡ ¢i¢S−u ®g−mz h¡h¡−L HC fÐbj Bjl¡
L¡yc−a ®c¢Mz
    ¢L¿º Bjl¡ j¡b¡ ®e−s Lb¡ ¢c−u ¢cm¡j Bl h¡h¡J a¡ −j−e ¢e−u j−e p¤M
f¡−he, h¡h¡ Bj¡l Hje d¡y−Ql euz ¢a¢e j¡'−L h−me – f¢l−hn eø qCu¡ ®N−R
h¡¢slz HC Ha hs h¡¢s B¢j ¢Le¢Rm¡j, Bj¡l ®R−m−j−u−cl SeÉ,®ke a¡l¡
HLV¡ i¡m f¢l−h−n ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−a f¡−lz ph¡l SeÉ Bm¡c¡ Ol, LÉ¡Ql jÉ¡Ql
e¡C, N™−N¡m e¡Cz f¡s¡l L¡lJ p¡−b ¢jn−a ®cC e¡C ®R−m−j−u−clz ¢e¢l¢h¢m
b¡CL¡ ®ke ®mM¡fs¡u je ®cuz qCm e¡z h¡h¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p −g−m nl£lM¡e¡ ¢hR¡e¡u
H¢m−u h−me – HC h¡¢s ¢cu¡ B¢j HMe Llh ¢L! B¢j h¡¢s ®hCQ¡ ¢chz Bj¡l
®Q¡M g¡y¢L ¢cu¡ e¤j¡−e hå¤ h¡åh mCu¡ B—¡ ¢cu¡ fl£r¡u M¡l¡f Ll−R, L¡j¡−m
QCm¡ ®Nm HL ®R¢sl m¡CN¡ ¢e−Sl S£heV¡ eø Ll−az HC h¡¢s−a b¡L−m
®j−uc¤CV¡J j¡e¤o qCh e¡z
     j¡ e£l−h ®c−Me p¡g−mÉl ¢py¢s ®h−u Jf−l EW−a EW−a qW¡v f¡ ¢fR−m f−s
k¡Ju¡ j¡e¤−ol L¡al¡−e¡z e¡j¡S ®n−o j¡ fТa¢ce fСbÑe¡ L−l−Re ®R−ml je ®ke
®g−l ¢hdj£Ñ ®j−u ®b−Lz ®R−m ®ke aJh¡ L−l e¡j¡S öl¦ L−lz −R−m ®ke Dj¡e
B−ez j¡'l fСbÑe¡u L¡S qu¢ez −R¡Vc¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l pju HLh¡lJ ®fRe
®g−le¢ez
     −R¡Vc¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l c¤'¢c−el j¡b¡u h¡h¡ c¤−V¡ p¤V−L−p hCM¡a¡ L¡fs ®Q¡fs
i−l Bj¡−L −l−M B−pe j−Xm Cú¤−ml R¡œ£¢eh¡−p, Bl Cu¡p¢j−e−L ¢jSÑ¡f¤−ll
i¡l−anÄl£ ®q¡jpHz l¦−M c¡ys¡−e¡l p¡qp Bj¡−cl L¡lJ ¢Rm e¡z L¡−m¡ gV−Ll
p¡j−e f¡b−ll j§¢aÑl ja c¡y¢s−u ¢R−me j¡z ®V¡L¡ ¢c−m h¤−s¡ ®N¡m¡−fl f¡f¢sl
ja T−l fsa f¡bl, S¡¢ez
     −al hR−l aMeJ B¢j f¡ ¢cC¢ez j¡'®L ®R−s LMeJ ®L¡b¡J b¡L¡l A−iÉp
®eC Bj¡lz j¡ Q¤m ®hy−d ®ce, j¤−M a¤−m M¡C−u ®ce, SÅl q−m j¡b¡l L¡−R h−p
−b−L l¡a ®S−N Smf¢– ®ce Lf¡−m, N¡−Rl hs ®fu¡l¡, hs Bj, hs X¡h, hs
Ba¡, hs ®j−ul SeÉ −a¡m¡ b¡−Lz g¤m ®a¡m¡ O¢V q¡a¡ S¡j¡ h¡¢e−u ®ce ¢e−S
q¡−az l¡−a O¤j e¡ Bp−m ¢f−W a¡m ¢c−a ¢c−a N¡e O¤jf¡s¡¢e j¡¢p¢f¢p ®j¡−cl
h¡¢s H−p¡, M¡V e¡C f¡mˆ e¡C, l¡S¤l ®Q¡−M h−p¡z j¡ Bj¡−L j¡−T j−dÉ Bcl
L−l l¡S¤ h−m X¡−Lez ®pC j¡'−L ®R−s, ¢e−Sl ¢hR¡e¡ h¡¢mn ®R−s, H‚¡ ®c¡‚¡l
E−W¡e Bl ®N¡õ¡R¤−Vl j¡W ®R−s HL aš²−f¡−n Bj¡−L h−p b¡L−a qu, ®k−qa¤
HM¡−e Bj¡−L ®g−m −l−M ®N−Re h¡h¡z R¡œ£¢eh¡−pl ®j−ul¡ Bj¡−L ®c−M Ah¡L
q−u h−m
     – a¤¢j −q¡−ØV−m Hp−R¡ ®Le? −a¡j¡−cl h¡¢s ®a¡ H nq−lC!
     −L¡eJ Ešl ®eC gÉ¡mgÉ¡m a¡¢L−u b¡L¡ R¡s¡z ®ke ¢Q¢su¡M¡e¡u BSh HL
fСZ£ H−p−R, a¡l f¡−u ¢nw, ®f−V ¢nw ®cM−a H−p ®j−ul¡ −W¡yV ®Q−f q¡−pz Bj¡l
L¡E−L hm−a C−µR L−l e¡ Bj¡l ®R¡Vc¡, DnÄlN−”, Cu¡p¢je ®k h¡¢s−a


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S−¾j¢Rm, ®p h¡¢sl ®cu¡−m ¢fyf−sl ®fR−e ¢fyf−s q¡yVa L¡−m¡ Bl m¡m, m¡m
…−m¡−L BP¤−m ¢V−f j¡l−ae Bl hm−ae – m¡m ¢fyfs¡ ¢q¾c¤z
    B¢j HL¢V L¡−m¡ ¢fyf−s −j−l¢Rm¡j h−m −p ¢L l¡N ®R¡Vc¡l! ¢f−W c¤j¡c¤j
¢L¢m−u h−m¢R−me – L¡m¡ ¢fyfs¡ j¡lR LÉ¡? L¡m¡ ¢fyfs¡ a j¤pmj¡ez m¡m…m¡−l
h¡CR¡ h¡CR¡ j¡l¢hz
   qÉ¡y ®pC ®R¡Vc¡C, ¢q¾c¤ ¢fyf−s j¡l¡ −R¡Vc¡ HL ¢q¾c¤ ®j−u−L ¢h−u L−l h¡¢s
R¡s−mez ®mM¡fs¡ R¡s−mez h¡h¡ j¡ i¡C ®h¡e R¡s−mez RœM¡e q−u ®Nm pwp¡lz

    ¢ce p¡a fl j¡ H−me ®q¡−ØV−mz ®q¡−ØV−ml p¤f¡−ll L¡−R clM¡Ù¹ Ll−me
Bj¡−L h¡¢s ¢e−u −k−az j¡'l clM¡Ù¹ j”¤l qu¢e, ®k−qa¤ Bj¡l A¢ii¡hL ¢q−p−h
M¡a¡u e¡j B−R ®Lhm h¡h¡lz j¡ L¡yc−a L¡yc−a ¢h−cu q−mez Cú¤−ml ¢fТ¾pf¡m
Jh¡uc¡ p¡c b¡−Le Jfl am¡u, ¢eQ am¡u q¡−a ®N¡e¡ LSe ®j−u ¢e−u
e¡jL¡Ju¡−Ù¹ R¡œ£¢eh¡p p¡S¡−e¡ q−u−Rz
    fСu ¢h−L−mC h¡h¡ B−pe Bj¡−L ®cM−a, ¢hú¤V, Q¡e¡Q¤l, j¡m¡CL¡¢l, jä¡
¢e−uz J…−m¡ q¡−a ¢c−u fÐb−jC ¢S−‘p L−le – ®mM¡fs¡ ®Lje Lla¡R j¡?
    ®Q¡M j¡¢V−az j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢m i¡mz
    h¡h¡ ®j¡m¡−uj ü−l h−me – ®q¡−ØV−m a BlJ ®j−ul¡ b¡−L, ®a¡j¡l hup£
®j−ul¡, b¡−L e¡?
   j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢m b¡−Lz
   – HCM¡−e b¡CL¡ LÓ¡p Llh¡, Bl R¤¢Vl f−l ®q¡−ØV−m ¢gCl¡ ®N¡pm LCl¡
M¡Cu¡ c¡Cu¡ fs−a hph¡z Bl a ®L¡eJ L¡S e¡Cz ®q¡−ØV−m a¤j¡−l ¢c¢R a¤j¡l
i¡ml SeÉz Hqe e¡ h¤T−mJ a¤¢j kqe hs qCh¡, h¤Th¡z h¡h¡ phpju ®R−m−j−ul
i¡m Q¡u j¡z Q¡u e¡?
   j¡b¡ ®e−s h¢m q Q¡uz
    −Q¡M ®g−V Sm B−p Bj¡lz ®Q¡−Ml Sm Bs¡m Ll−a BL¡−nl a£hÐ m¡m
B−m¡l ¢c−L a¡¢L−u b¡¢L, ®ke h¡h¡ i¡−he p§−kÑl ¢c−L XÉ¡hXÉ¡h L−l a¡L¡−m
SÅ¡m¡ L−l ®Q¡M Sm ¢LR¤ B−p, H L¡æ¡ euz
    h¡¢s ®gl¡l SeÉ LaV¡ A¢ÙÛl q−u B¢R, h¡h¡−L h¤T−a ¢cC e¡z h¡h¡ R¡s¡ Bl
®L¡eJ A¢a¢b Bp¡ ¢e−od Bj¡l L¡−Rz Hje¢L j¡ H−mJ j¡'l p−‰ ®cM¡ Ll¡
k¡−h e¡z C−µR L−l ®c±−s f¡m¡Cz ¢L¿º −j¡QAm¡ a¡Ns¡ c¡−l¡u¡e h−p b¡−L ®N−V,
®NV f¡l q−u L¡lJ h¡C−l k¡Ju¡l p¡dÉ ®eCz X¡š²¡l ®l−hL¡ Q−m ®N−Re ®j¢X−Lm
L−m−Sl ¢VQ¡pÑ −L¡u¡VÑ¡−l, l¦¢e−LJ a¡C Q−m ®k−a q−u−Rz J−L ®f−m qua k¿»Z¡
¢LR¤ Efpj qaz Bp−m qa L£! B¢j ¢e¢ÕQa L−l hm−a f¡¢l e¡z
    ¢h−L−m Cú¤m R¤¢Vl fl −M−u O¤¢j−u ¢S¢l−u ¢LR¤ ®j−u e¡−j hÉ¡X¢j¾Ve ®Mm−a,
¢LR¤ ®j−u B—¡u h−p j¡ØV¡l−cl L¡l ü¡j£ B−R L¡l Ù»£, L¡l a¡m¡L q−u−R, ®L
HL¡ b¡−L, L¡l p−‰ L¡l ®fÊj Qm−R Hphz B¢j B−dL h¤¢T, B−dL h¤¢T e¡z
B¢j ¢WL h¤−T f¡C e¡ Jl¡ ¢L L−l j¡ØV¡l−cl O−ll Mhl, j−el Mhl l¡−Mz B¢j

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f¡¢l e¡z hÉ¡X¢j¾V−el cnÑL Bl B—¡l ®nСa¡ q−u Bj¡l pju L¡−Vz p−å−hm¡
hC p¡j−e ¢e−u h−p b¡L−a qu, p¤f¡l O¤−l O¤−l ®c−Me ®j−ul¡ fs−R ¢L e¡z
hC−ul f¡a¡u −g¡yV¡ ®g¡yV¡ Sm f−s Bj¡lz Arl…−m¡ T¡fp¡ q−a b¡−L,
fТal¡−az fТal¡−a Bj¡−L ¢hR¡e¡u ö−a qu HL¡, ®L¡eJ O¤j f¡s¡¢e j¡¢p h¡
¢f¢p H−p h−p e¡ Bj¡l ®Q−Mz
    L£ ®c¡o L−l¢Rm¡j, ®k Bj¡−L Olh¡¢s ®g−m ¢ehÑ¡p−e S£he L¡V¡−a q−µR!
®fÐj Ll−me ®R¡Vc¡, fСu¢ÕQš Ll−a q−µR Bj¡−Lz Bj¡l ®L¡eJ ¢àd¡ qu e¡
i¡h−a ®k h¡h¡ AeÉ¡u Ll−Rez
    ®fÐj c¡c¡−LJ Ll−a ®c−M¢R, e£l−hz AhL¡−n Bp¡l ¢ae¢c−el j¡b¡u f¡s¡l
A¢ea¡ e¡−jl HL ®j−ul ®fÐ−j f−s¢R−mez l¡Ù¹¡u q¡yV−a ¢N−u c£Om Oe Q¤−ml HL
E‹Æm ®j−u−L ®cM−me R¡−c c¡y¢s−u B−Rz hÉp ®fÐ−j f−s ®N−mez A¢ea¡l¡ j¡R
Ru fl Q−m k¡u LmL¡a¡z c¡c¡ ®Q¡−Ml Sm ®gm−a ®gm−a L¢ha¡ ®mM¡ dl−mez
n£m¡−L ®cM¡l fl L¢ha¡ ®mM¡u AhnÉ i¡yV¡ f−sz glq¡c e¡−j c¤'Se hå¤ ¢Rm
c¡c¡lz HLSe−L X¡L¡ qa j¤X¡ glq¡c, B−lLSe−L ¢QLe glq¡cz ¢QLe
glq¡−cl −h¡eC q−µR n£m¡z mð¡ ®j−u, f¡ef¡a¡l ja j¤Mz c¡c¡ hm−ae n£m¡
®cM−a A¢hLm A¢m¢iu¡l ja, A¢m¢iu¡ ¢Rm ¢g−mÈl e¡¢uL¡z ¢p−ej¡ f¢œL¡ ®b−L
A¢m¢iu¡l R¢h ®L−V ®L−V c¡c¡ Ol i−l ®gm−mez hC−ul ®ial, M¡a¡l ®ial,
®V¢hmLÓ−bl ¢e−Q, h¡¢m−nl ¢e−Q, ®a¡o−Ll am¡u ®Lhm A¢m¢iu¡z B¢j Bl
Cu¡p¢je ®L¡b¡J A¢m¢iu¡l ®L¡eJ R¢h ®cM−m H−e c¡c¡l q¡−a ¢ca¡jz Jph
R¢hl ¢c−L c¡c¡−L ®c−M¢R O¾V¡l fl O¾V¡ a¡¢L−u b¡L−a, a¡¢L−u ®b−L hm−a
n£m¡l b¤a¢eV¡ ¢WL HClLj, e¡LV¡ H−‚h¡−l n£m¡l, ®Q¡M c¤CV¡ a j−e qu
Jl…m¡C hp¡Cu¡ ¢c−Rz q¡p−m n£m¡lJ h¡j N¡−m ®V¡m f−sz
   f¤−l¡−e¡ M¡a¡ ®g−m ea¤e M¡a¡ i−l c¡c¡ ea¤e EcÉ−j L¢ha¡ ¢mM−a öl¦ L−le
Bh¡l, −qj¿¹ j¤−M¡f¡dÉ¡−ul ®fÐ−jl N¡e −n¡−ee HL¡ HL¡z L−m−S k¡Ju¡l
¢l„¡i¡s¡ Bl ¢V¢g−el fup¡ S¢j−u ®hq¡m¡ ®L−ee, k¡¢je£ l¡−ul L¡−R ®hq¡m¡
h¡S¡−e¡ ¢n−M H−p n£m¡−L ®i−h ®hq¡m¡u Ll¦Z p§l ®a¡−mez n£m¡ aMeJ ®fÐ−j
f−s¢e c¡c¡l, c¡c¡C HL¡z c¡c¡l ®hq¡m¡ ö−e je Nm−h e¡ n£m¡l, Nm−h −L¡eJ
HL ¢ce, L¢ha¡uz hm−cl X¡Nl ®Q¡−M ®Q¡M ®l−M q¢lZ£ hm−h, L¢ha¡ ®mM¡
¢nM−me ®L¡−›CL¡? i¡mC ®m−Mez
    hmc m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
    q¢lZ£ hm−h – Bf−e Bj¡l ¢c−L Ha a¡L¡−u b¡−Le ®Lez
    hmc m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
    q¢lZ£ hm−h – Bf−e ®k Ha Oe Oe p¡j−el l¡Ù¹¡ ¢cu¡ q¡y−Ve, Bj¡l i¡C
¢L¿º ®cCM¡ h−m −e¡j¡e L¡y¢QT¤¢m−a Ha B−p ®Le!
    hmc m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
    q¢lZ£ hm−h – Bf−e B−pe a¡−a L¡l L£, HC l¡Ù¹¡ ¢L glq¡−cl ®Le¡!
Bf−e q¡y−Ve, Bf−el BlJ hå¤ a L¡y¢QT¤¢m−a b¡−L, a¡−cl h¡p¡u k¡ez

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  hmc m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
  q¢lZ£ hm−h – Bf−e e¡ Bf−el c¤C ®h¡−el S¡j¡ h¡e¡C−a ¢c−he, LC ¢eu¡
B−pe HL¢ce, B¢j S¡j¡ i¡mC ¢nm¡C Ll−a S¡¢ez
  hmc j¡b¡ e¡s−hz
  q¢lZ£ hm−h – Cp L£ Nlj fs−R, R¡−c ¢Nu¡ hp−m HLV¤ h¡a¡p m¡N−hz
Bf−elJ ¢eÕQu Nlj m¡Na¡−R?
  hmc j¡b¡ e¡s−hz
  Y¡L¡ ¢hnÄ¢hcÉ¡m−u j−e¡¢h‘¡−el Hj H LÓ¡−pl R¡œ c¡c¡z ay¡l je f−s b¡L−h
juje¢pwq nq−ll L¡y¢QT¤¢m−az Bl ¢h‘¡e T¤−m b¡L−h ¢hnÄ¢hcÉ¡m−ul QaÅ−ll
AnÄ›Ä N¡−R, h¡yc−ll Abh¡ h¡c¤−ll jaz c¡c¡ R¤¢Vl e¡−j Oe Oe h¡¢s ¢gl−hez
   ¢hoæ q¢lZ£l p−‰ −cM¡ q−h L¡y¢QT¤¢ml ¢nj¤mam¡uz
   q¢lZ£ hm−h, h¡h¡ Bj¡l ¢h−u ¢WL Ll−a−Rz
   hmc hm−h, L¡l p¡−b?
   q¢lZ£ hm−h, k¡l p¡−bC ®q¡L, a¤j¡l p¡−b e¡z
   hmc hm−h,Jz
   q¢lZ£ hm−h, h¡h¡l Ap¤M, i¡h−a−Re j−l V−l k¡−he, ®j−ul ¢h−u ¢c−m
¢e¢ÕQ−¿¹ jl−hez
    hmc hm−h, L£ Ap¤M?
    q¢lZ£ hm−h, ®k Ap¤MC ®q¡L, ¢h−u ¢c−he Bj¡lz
    hmc hm−h, Jz
    q¢lZ£ hm−h, a¤j¡l h¡h¡ k¢c fÐÙ¹¡h ¢eu¡ B−p Bj¡l h¡h¡l L¡−R, h¡h¡ j−e
qu e¡ Ll−he e¡z
    hmc hm−h, Jz
    q¢lZ£ L¡yc−hz
    hmc hm−h, Ly¡−c¡ ®Le?
    q¢lZ£ hm−h, L¡y¢c ®Le, a¤¢j ®h¡T e¡!
    hmc j¡b¡ e¡s−h, ®p ®h¡−T e¡z
    q¢lZ£ hm−h, a¤¢j e¡ j−e¡¢h‘¡e fs? AbQ j−el ¢LR¤C ®h¡T e¡!
    hmc ¢hhÐa, AfТaiz
    c¡c¡ h¡¢s−a j¡'−L fÐbj f¡s−he Lb¡¢V ®k n£m¡ M¤h mrÈ£ HL¢V ®j−u, Jl
¢h−u q−u k¡−µR ¢nN¢l, J−L m¡m n¡¢s−a M¤h p¤¾cl ®cM¡−h, J QjvL¡l l¡æ¡ Ll−a
S¡−e, QjvL¡l ®nm¡C S¡−e, n£m¡ ay¡l nÄöl n¡ö¢s−cl M¤h kaÁ Ll−h, Jl g¤Vg¤−V
ph h¡µQ¡ q−hz
    j¡ hm−he, al hå¤l HLV¡ hCe p¤¾cl£, pwp¡¢lz i¡m Mhlz a¡ Bpm Lb¡V¡
¢L, L!
   Bpm Lb¡¢V hm−a c¡c¡ pju ®e−hez HL L¡¢W c¤'L¡¢W H−N¡−a H−N¡−a
HL¢ce hm−he n£m¡−L ¢a¢e ¢h−u Ll−a Q¡ez h¡h¡l L¡−e Lb¡¢V j¡ ¢jR¢ll …y−s¡l

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p−‰ ¢j¢n−u Y¡m−hez ¢jR¢ll …y−s¡l ü¡cJ M¤h ®a−a¡ m¡N−h h¡h¡lz HL L¡¢W
c¤'L¡¢W ®f−R¡−a ®f−R¡−a h¡h¡ HL¢ce hm−he ¢WL B−R ®j−u−L ®cM−a Q¡C B¢jz
    hmc hm−h, Qm, Bj¡−cl h¡¢s−a ®a¡j¡l c¡Ju¡az ®a¡j¡−l h¡h¡ −cM−a
Q¡C−Rez
    q¢lZ£ m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
    hmc hm−h, Bj¡l ®k ¢L M¤¢n m¡Na¡−Rz a¤¢j Bj¡l hE qh¡z
    q¢lZ£ m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
    hmc hm−h, a¤j¡−l ®cM¡l fl h¡h¡ ¢h−ul fÐÙ¹¡h ¢eu¡ a¤j¡−cl h¡p¡u Bp−hz
    q¢lZ£ m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
    hmc hm−h, a¤¢j Q¤¢s fCJ e¡ Bh¡l q¡−a, L¡−el c¤mJ e¡z j¤−M lP m¡N¡CJ
e¡z h¡h¡ fR¾c L−l e¡z Bl, LCh¡ ®j¢VÊ−L g¡ØV ¢X¢ine f¡CR, ØV¡l B−R LCh¡z
b¡L dl¡ fCl¡ k¡C−a f¡l, clL¡l e¡Cz BC H fs, M¤h fs¡öe¡ Lla¡R k¡−a
g¡ØV ¢X¢ine f¡J Bl ¢hu¡l flJ ®mM¡fs¡ Q¡m¡Cu¡ k¡Ch¡z HCj ¢L ¢SN¡p
Ll−m hmh¡ L−m−Sl ¢VQ¡l qJu¡z
    q¢lZ£ m¡S¤L q¡p−hz
      n£m¡ Bp−h h¡¢s−az ¯hWL O−l n£m¡l p¡j−e h−p b¡L−he h¡h¡, c¡c¡ h−p
b¡L−he ¢e−Sl O−l, c¡c¡l f¡ es−a b¡L−h −cu¡m O¢sl ®fä¤m¡−jl ja, q¡yV−a      ¤
q¡yV¤−a ®m−N WL WL në q−hz °hWL O−l ®k−a ay¡l m‹¡ q−hz j¡ c¤d ®nj¡C l¡æ¡
L−l, ®VÊ−a Q¡, ¢hú¤V, ¢j¢ø, ®nj¡C p¡¢S−u ®p¡g¡l p¡j−el ®V¢h−m l¡M−hez ®M−a
®M−a n£m¡l p−‰ NÒf Ll−he h¡h¡z h¡h¡l ®W¡y−V q¡¢p ¢T¢mL ®c−hz
      n£m¡l k¡Ju¡l pju q−m ¢e−S ¢a¢e ¢l„¡ ®X−L J−L a¤−m ®c−hez L¡−m¡
gV−Ll L¡−R c¡y¢s−u q¡a e¡s−he ®q−pz
      ea¤e n¡¢s fl¡ j¡, f¡e ®M−u ®Wy¡V m¡m Ll¡ j¡, M¤¢nl ®c¡me¡u ®c¡m¡ j¡
®c±−s k¡−he h¡h¡l p¡j−ez hm−he, ®cM−a jd¤h¡m¡l jaz
      h¡h¡ hm−he, ¢WLCz
      j¡ hm−he, ®j−uV¡ M¤h mrÈ£z
      h¡h¡ hm−he, a¡ ¢WLz
      j¡ hm−he, ®R−ml ¢hu¡l hup qC−Rz a¡s¡a¡¢sC ¢hu¡V¡ qCu¡ k¡Ju¡ i¡mz
      n¡VÑ fl¡, fÉ¡¾V fl¡, V¡C fl¡, S¤−a¡ fl¡, Qnj¡ ®Q¡−Ml, ®L¡yLs¡ Q¤−ml h¡h¡
hm−he, HC ®j−ul p¡−b Bj¡l ®R−ml ¢hu¡ ¢ch e¡z
      q¡¢Lj es−h ®a¡ ýL¤j es−h e¡z
      c¤'j¡p fl −aCn hR−ll g¡l¡L ¢e−u HL i¤y¢sAm¡, ®j¡QAm¡, f¡yQ g¤V c¤'C¢’
®m¡−Ll p−‰ n£m¡l ¢h−u q−u k¡−hz
      q¢lZ£ BVL¡ fs−h M¡yQ¡uz

   T¤e¤ M¡m¡ −Ly−c¢R−me c¡c¡l ja ¢el¡m¡u h−p ¢exn−ë euz f¡s¡ L¡y¢f−uz
                                                y    y
e¡Ju¡ M¡Ju¡ −R−s¢R−mez h¡¢sl L¡−Ql h¡pe ®L¡pe R¤−s R¤−s ®i−P¢R−mez Nm¡l

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Jse¡ ®f¢Q−u L¢sL¡−W g¡y¢p ¢e−a ¢N−uJ −eJu¡ qu¢e, B−NC clS¡ ®i−P q¡−nj
j¡j¡ Y¤−L e¡¢j−u B−eez T¤e¤ M¡m¡−L L¢hl¡S ®cM¡−e¡ qu, j¡b¡u j¡b¡ W¡ä¡ qJu¡l
®am j¡M¡ qu, ®j±m¢h ®X−L H−e g¤y ®cJu¡−e¡ qu j¤−Mz
    T¤e¤ M¡m¡ ah¤ p¡−le¢e, −no fkÑ¿¹ ay¡−L f¡¢W−u ®cJu¡l ¢pÜ¡¿¹ qu hs j¡j¡l
h¡¢s−a, Y¡L¡uz
    l¦e¤ T¤e¤ ¢fW¡¢f¢W −h¡e, c¤'−h¡−el pMÉ f¡s¡l ®m¡LJ S¡−ez Q¡e¡Q¤l Am¡J
h¡¢sl p¡j−e N¡e d−l J Bj¡l l¦e¤ i¡C, T¤e¤ i¡C LC ®Nm¡−l, Nlj Q¡e¡Q¤l k¡u
M¡Ch¡ e¡¢L ®lz −qC Q¡e¡Q¤l Nljz l¦e¤ T¤e¤ L¡y−ce HLp−‰, q¡−pe HLp−‰z N¡e,
e¡−Qe, hlC L¤−s¡e, ¢nE¢m g¤m ®a¡−me, j¡m¡ N¡y−be, ph HL p−‰z T¤e¤ ay¡l
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®f−Vl Mhl l¦e¤−L h−me, l¦e¤ a¡yl ®f−Vl Mhl T¤e−Lz c¤'−h¡e f¡n¡f¡¢n ®n¡e HL
¢hR¡e¡uz ®m¡−L h−m Bq¡ ®ke kjS hCez ®pC l¦e¤ qW¡v HL¢ce h¡¢s ®b−L
q¡Ju¡z q¡Ju¡ ®a¡ q¡Ju¡Cz ®eC ®eC, nql S¤−s ®eCz Mhl f¡Ju¡ ®Nm, h¡¢s ®b−L
f¡¢m−u ¢a¢e ¢h−u L−l−Re l¡p¤−L, B−Re HMe l¡p¤l NË¡−jl h¡¢s−a, −h…e h¡¢sz
ö−e T¤e¤ f¡s¡ L¡y¢f−u L¡y−cez E−W¡−el d¤−m¡u N¢s−u Ly¡−ce, h¤L b¡f−s L¡y−cez
−Le L¡y−ce! l¡p¤ ¢R−me T¤e¤l Nªq¢nrLz l¡p¤ l¦e¤l ®LE ¢R−me e¡z l¡p¤l p¡j−e
h−p l¡p¤l ®Q¡−Ml i¡o¡ f−se¢e l¦e¤, h¤−Ll d¤Lf¤L në ®n¡−e¢ez HL T¤e¤ S¡−ee
¢L L−l ®V¢h−ml a−m T¤e¤l f¡−ul Jfl H¢N−u Bp−a¡ l¡p¤l f¡−ul BP¤mz ¢L
L−l T¤e¤l BP¤m ¢e−u ®Mma ®N¡fe HL q¡az T¤e¤ S¡−ee ¢nE¢m g¤−ml j¡m¡ ¢a¢e
L¡l SeÉ N¡yb−aez L¡l SeÉ ¢a¢e ¢h−Lm q−aC Bue¡u c¡y¢s−u ¢e−S−L ®cM−ae
                                                           ¤
h¡lh¡lz ®Q¡−M L¡Sm fl−ae L¡l SeÉ! pL−m S¡ea, T¤e−L fs¡−a j¡ØV¡l
B−pe, −LE S¡−e e¡ Lu i¡N fs¡ Bl Lu i¡N Afs¡u pju L¡−V R¡œ£ Bl
¢nr−Llz R¡œ£ fs¡−e¡l pju L¡lJ O−l ®Y¡L¡ j¡e¡, L¡lJ N™−N¡m Ll¡ j¡e¡,
¢nr−Ll SeÉ HL g¡y−L Q¡ ¢hú¤V ¢c−u ®k−ae l¦e¤, JV¤L¤C ¢Rm ®Lhm fs¡ h¡
Afs¡l j−dÉ p¡j¡eÉ ¢hnª´Mm¡z
    −pC T¤e¤l p−‰ k¢c l¡p¤l ¢h−u e¡ q−u l¦e¤l qu, a−h Afj¡−e m‹¡u T¤e¤
jl−a Q¡C−he e¡ ®Le!
    f¤l¦o q−µR S¡−e¡u¡−ll S¡a, T¤e¤ M¡m¡l d¡lZ¡ a¡Cz
    f¤l¦−ol Lb¡u jSR ¢L jlR, T¤e¤ M¡m¡ O¡−V h−p f¤L¤−ll S−m f¡ X¤¢h−u
hm¢R−me, ®j±m¢hl g¤y Hl c¤'¢ce flz
    ö−u¡−ll ®Q−u Adj Hl¡z Hl¡ k¡−l f¡u a¡−l Q¡−Mz H−N¡l L¤−e¡ e£¢a e¡Cz
a¤j¡−l BCS LCm i¡mh¡−p, fl¢ce B−lLSe−l HLC Lb¡ LChz
    T¤e¤ M¡m¡l ¢fW ®f¢l−u f¡R¡u e¡j¡ Oe Q¤m, ®p Q¤−m SV, L¡¢m fs¡ L¡Sm e¡
fl¡ ®Q¡M,.N¡−ul Ly¡Q¡ qm¤c lP −cM¡u jl¡ O¡−pl jaz
     e¡¢el Q¡l ®j−ul j−dÉ gS¢m M¡m¡ HLn−a B¢n, T¤e¤ M¡m¡ HLn−a f’¡n,
l¦e¤ M¡m¡ ¢a¢ln, Bl j¡ .. . .
   c¡c¡ Cú¤−ml j¡ØV¡−ll ja l©−fl eðl Hi¡−h ¢c−ae,
   – Bl j¡ La?

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    c¡c¡ −Qu¡−l h−p c¤'f¡ ®e−s ®e−s, c¡y−a ®fe¢pm L¡j−s hm−ae, j¡ qCm
lp−N¡õ¡z
    – h¤Tm¡ ®Nya¤l j¡, a¤¢jJ ®klj B¢jJ ®ajez a¤j¡−l HL ®m¡−L Lø ¢c−R,
Bj¡−lJ ¢c−Rz Ef−l k¢c Bõ¡q b¡−L, Bõ¡q HCV¡ pCh e¡z J−N¡l ¢hQ¡l
Bõ¡qC Llhz T¤e¤M¡m¡, f’¡n f¡Ju¡ l©fp£, ea¤e peÉ¡¢pe£ h−mez
    – −Nay¤l j¡l p¡−b Ha ¢L g¤p¤l g¤p¤l Bm¡f T¤e¤l! S¡e¡m¡u c¡y¢s−u c¤S−el
O¢eù h−p b¡L¡ ®c−M e¡¢e Ap¿ºø ü−l h−me, – T¤e¤ a Bh¡l ®f®X¡ Lb¡ l¡M−a
f¡−l e¡, L£ e¡ L£ Lu Bh¡l!
    −Nya¤l j¡'l h¤L ®Ly−f c£OÑnÄ¡p ®h−l¡u – Bõ¡q Bp−m ¢hQ¡l L−l e¡z Bõ¡q
hs HL−Q¡MÉ¡fe¡ L−lz ®Nay¤l h¡f Bj¡−l j¡Cl¡ f¤s¡Cu¡ ®Mc¡Cu¡, ¢hu¡ Ll−R
B−lLV¡z −q a p¤−qC B−Rz p¤−q e¡C B¢j, h¡f e¡C ®k h¡−fl L¡−R k¡C, i¡C
B−R c¤CX¡, i¡C−ul¡ Bj¡−l EW−a hC−a N¡Cõ¡u, Lu Bj¡lC c¤−o Bj¡−l
®Mc¡C−R −Nya¤l h¡fz
    −Nya¤l j¡'l ®f¡s¡ q¡a ®i−p b¡−L T¤e¤M¡m¡ q¡yV¤l Jfl b¤a¢e ®l−M h−me – HC
c¤¢eu¡u Bj¡l h¡yQ−a CµR¡ L−l e¡z Bh¡l i¡¢h B¢j jla¡j LÉ¡e HLm¡, JC
c¤CV¡−l j¡Cl¡ ¢e−S jlh¡jz B¢j p¤−M e¡C, al¡ p¤−M b¡L¢h LÉ¡e!
     Hy−c¡ N¢m ®b−L f¡−u f¡−u −qy−V H−p AåL¡l Y¤−L f−s e¡¢el h¡¢sl E−W¡−ez
f¤L¤®ll S−m BdM¡e¡ Q¡yc LQ¤¢lf¡e¡l Lðm j¤−s O¤−j¡uz ®Nya¤l j¡'l −f¡s¡
q¡aM¡e¡ O¤−j¡u ®Rys¡ ByQ−ml a−mz T¤e¤ M¡m¡l C−µR L−l e¡ −L¡b¡J ®k−az C−µR
L−l f¤L¤l O¡−V, h¡yL¡ −MS¤l N¡−Rl HC am¡u ¢a¢e h−p b¡L−he p¡l¡l¡a Bl V¤f
V¤f L−l ay¡l SV¡ Q¤−m ¢n¢nl fs−hz ¢n¢nl ®iS¡ O¡p ®b−L ¢a¢e Bl ByQm i−l
®i¡l−hm¡ ¢nE¢m L¤−s¡−he e¡z Bl L¡lJ SeÉ j¡m¡ N¡yb¡l ay¡l clL¡l ®eCz Bl
L¡lJ SeÉ ¢h−L−m m¡m ¢g−au Lm¡−h¢Z L−l ®Q¡−M L¡Sm f−l A−fr¡ Ll¡l
clL¡l ®eCz
     T¤e¤ M¡m¡l hs M¡¢m M¡¢m m¡−Nz ¢a¢e HL ®c±−s Ol ®b−L HL T¤¢s L¡NS ¢e−u
B−pe, l¡p¤l ®mM¡ ¢Q¢W, ®efb¢m−el Nå Am¡ ¢Q¢W, ¢V−el VÊ¡w−L L¡fs ®Q¡f−sl
®ial ¢Q¢W…−m¡ −l−M ¢R−me ¢a¢e, pka−ez BdM¡e¡ Q¡yc kMe O¤−j¡−µR Bl −MyS¤l
N¡−R h¡c¤−ll ja T¤m−R AåL¡l, T¤e¤ M¡m¡ B…e dl¡e ¢Q¢W…−m¡uz
     – Qm ®Nya¤l j¡, B…e a¡f¡Cz n£a fsa¡−Rz
     B…−e −f¡s¡ ¢Q¢Wl R¡C E−s H−p T¤e¤M¡m¡l SV¡ Q¤−m f−sz
     −Nya¤l j¡l j¤MM¡e¡ m¡m q−a b¡−L B…−e, B…e −cM−m a¡l C−µR L−l i¡a
g¤−V¡−a, q¡y¢sl L¡−R j¤M ¢e−u hmL f¡s¡ i¡−al Nå öyL−a C−µR L−l M¤hz ®Nya¤l
j¡l j¡b¡l Jfl AåL¡−ll h¡c¤lM¡e¡ Tf L−l f−sz
     – HL h¡a L¡f−sl m¡CN¡, ®Nya¤l j¡ h−m, ®hX¡C−el m¡¢› …a¡ M¡Cu¡ fCs¡
b¡¢qz Bj−N¡ ®f−X¡ ¢rc¡, ®f−X¡ ¢rc¡ b¡L−m je f‚£l m¡q¡e ECs¡ k¡uz je
®cJu¡ ®eJu¡ L¢l e¡C L¤−e¡¢cez −qCa¡ hsm¤−L−lC j¡e¡uz je e¡C, Bj−N¡l
M¡¢m SÅm¡El¡ ®fV B−Rz −k i¡a ®cu, ®q−lC i¡a¡l LCz

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     T¤e¤M¡m¡l i¡m m¡−N e¡ ®Nya¤l j¡'l ¢r−dl Nè öe−az ay¡l L¢ce d−l ¢r−cC
f¡u e¡z j¤−M i¡−al ®m¡Lj¡ a¤m−mC h¢j-ja m¡−Nz h¤−Ll j−dÉ j−e qu ¢hl¡e
HL Ql f−s−Rz l¡p¤l p−‰ N¡−Rl am¡uJ ¢a¢e S£he L¡V¡−a f¡l−ae, l¡p¤l
−Q¡−Ml ¢c−L a¡L¡−m T¤e¤M¡m¡ ¢r−d aªo·¡ ph i¤−m −k−ae, l¡p¤l p−‰ S−m X¤−h
jl−mJ ay¡l p¤M qaz
     −no ¢Q¢W¢V, B−dL f¤−s B…e ¢e−h k¡uz T¤e¤ M¡m¡ Bd−f¡s¡ ¢Q¢W q¡−a ¢e−u
h−p b¡−Le AåL¡−lz ay¡l M¤h fs−a C−µR L−l ¢Q¢W¢Vz H¢V pñha ®pC ¢Q¢W, ¢a¢e
i¡−he, ®k ¢Q¢W−a l¡p¤ ¢m−M¢R®me T¤e¤M¡m¡−L ¢a¢e fС−Zl ®Q−uJ ®h¢n i¡mh¡−pez
     Y¡L¡ Q−m k¡Ju¡l B−N B−N T¤e¤ M¡m¡, B¢j Bl T¤e¤M¡m¡C ®Lhm S¡¢e,
S¤h¢mO¡−Vl qm¤c HL¢V ®c¡am¡ h¡¢sl p¡j−e, h¡¢sl N¡−u X¡L h¡w−m¡ ®mM¡, ¢l„¡
®b−L ®e−j¢R−me, ®fRe ®fRe B¢jz X¡L h¡w−m¡l h¡−l¡ eðl O−l kMe ®V¡L¡
¢c¢µR−me, T¤e¤M¡m¡l e¡−Ll XN¡u ®c−M¢Rm¡j −g¡yV¡ ®g¡yV¡ O¡jz Ol ®b−L ®h¢l−u
H−p¢Rm HL ¢Vw¢V−P, ¢Qh¤L Ah¢c mð¡ ®j¡QAm¡, ®cM−a −N−R¡ i§a Hl ja, e¡¢el
h¡¢sl c¤'h¡¢s ®fR−el h¡¢sl ®m¡L, c¤'HL¢ce ®c−M¢R, S¡gl CLh¡m e¡jz
T¤e¤M¡m¡−L Ol¢V−a Y¤¢L−u c¤−u¡l Hy−V¢Rm ®p ®m¡L, Bl B¢j c¡y¢s−u¢Rm¡j
h¡l¡¾c¡u, hÐþf¤−œl ¢c−L a¡¢L−u, Bj¡l ¢h−Lm f¡l qu hÐþf¤−œl −YE i¡P¡
¢Tm¢jm Sm ®cM−a ®cM−a Bl −p S−ml Jfl ®cM−a ®cM−a i¡¢Vu¡¢m N¡e ®N−u
®N−u j¡¢T−cl −e±−L¡ h¡Ju¡z f¢ÕQ−jl BL¡n m¡m L−l ¢X−jl L¤p¤−jl ja p§kÑ
kMe X¤h¢Rm hÐþf¤−œl S−m, B¢j p−Çj¡¢q−al ja, JM¡−eC, ®kM¡−e c¡y¢s−u
b¡L−a h−m¢R−me T¤e¤M¡m¡, ¢Rm¡jz
     p§kÑ X¤hm Bl T¤e¤ M¡m¡ c¤−u¡l ByV¡ Ol ®b−L ®h¢l−u H−p Bj¡l N¡−m q¡−al
®a−m¡u Bcl L−l hm−me – ®n¡e, −LE k¢c ¢SN¡u LC ®N¢R¢m, hm¢h T¤e¤M¡m¡l
HL h¡åh£l h¡p¡uz
   h¡w−m¡ ®b−L ®h¢l−u ¢l„¡u EW−a EW−a T¤e¤ M¡m¡ Bh¡l h−me – k¢c ¢SN¡u
L£ e¡j ®pC h¡åh£V¡l, h¡¢s ®L¡e S¡uN¡u?
   T¤e¤M¡m¡l j¤−Ml ¢c−L i¡h−mnq£e a¡¢L−u Eš−ll A−fr¡ L¢lz ¢a¢e h−me
   – LC¢h g¡−aj¡, b¡−L qCa¡−R L¡¢mh¡¢sz e¡ e¡ L¡¢mh¡¢s e¡, LC¢h hСþfõ£z
¢WL B−R?
    ¢WL B−R ¢L ¢WL ®eC ¢LR¤C T¤e¤M¡m¡−L B¢j h¢m e¡z pñha ¢a¢e h¤−T ®ee,
¢a¢e hm¤e Bl e¡ hm¤e Bj¡l j¤−Ml Lf¡V pq−S ®k−qa¤ ®M¡−m e¡, M¤m−h e¡z




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fÐaÉ¡haÑe 1


    Q¡l j¡p fl Bj¡−L ®q¡−ØVm ®b−L h¡¢s ¢e−u B−pe j¡z ®p HL L¡ä h−Vz ®k
j¡'l p−‰ Bj¡l ®cM¡ Ll¡C j¡e¡ ¢Rm, ®pC j¡'l q¡−a py−f ®cJu¡ qm ¢e¢oÜ
N¾cjz j¡ fСuC ®q¡−ØVm p¤f¡−ll p−‰ ®cM¡ L−l L¡yc−ae, hm−ae Jl h¡h¡ HLV¡
¢h−u Ll−h, a¡C ®j−u−L ®q¡−ØV−m f¡W¡−u ¢c−Rz phC q−µR osk¾œz h¡¢s ¢h¢œ²
LCl¡ ¢cu¡ ea¤e hE ¢eu¡ ®p Bm¡c¡ h¡¢s−a b¡L−hz HMe ®j−u−L Bj¡l L¡−R
¢cu¡ ®ce, c¤C ®R−ml ®LEC L¡−R e¡C, ®j−u h¡¢s−a b¡L−h, −c¢M L£ LCl¡ a¡l
h¡f h¡¢s ¢h¢œ² L−l, L£ LCl¡ ¢h−u L−l B−lLV¡z
   p¤f¡−ll je j¡'l L¡æ¡u Nmmz −j−u ¢c−u ¢c−me j¡−ul L¡−Rz
   Q¡l j¡p fl h¡¢s ®g−l ®j−uz
   Cu¡p¢je−LJ ®gla Be¡ q−u−R ¢jSÑ¡f¤l ®b−Lz
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   c¤'®j−u−L c¤'f¡−n ¢e−u h−p b¡−Le j¡z p¿»Ùz
   h¡h¡ h¡¢s Y¤−L Bj¡−cl ®c−M i§a ®cM¡l ja Qj−L J−Wez h¡h¡l ®Q¡M m¡m
q−a b¡−Lz ®Q¡u¡m nš² q−a b¡−Lz c¡y−a m¡N−a b¡−L c¡yaz i−u ¢jC−u b¡¢L B¢j,
Cu¡p¢je j¡'l ¢f−Wl ®fR−e m¤−L¡−a ®Qø¡ L−l j¤Mz
   ®j−u−c−l a, j¡ ¢je¢je L−l h−me S¾j B¢j ¢c¢Rz H−cl Efl Bj¡l
A¢dL¡l e¡C e¡¢L!
              y
   Lb¡¢V j¡ R¤−s ®ce h¡a¡−p, k¡l N¡−u m¡−N m¡…Lz
   h¡h¡ V¤y në Ll−me e¡z h¡¢s−a M¡h¡l f¡W¡−e¡ hå L−l ¢c−mez e¡e¡l −c¡L¡e
®b−L −W¡P¡ L−l M¡h¡l H−e Bj¡−cl ®M−a ®ce Bl në R¤ys−a b¡−Le fТa¢ce
h¡a¡−p – ¢hu¡ Ll¡l M¡−un qC−Rz −j−uc¤CV¡−l c§l LCl¡ ¢hu¡ Llhz HC nua¡¢e
B¢j h¡yCQ¡ b¡L−a qC−a ¢ch e¡z −hX¡ f¤CmÉ¡ ®Ma¡ mCu¡ nq−l BC¢Rm, Bj¡l
h¡−f ®hX¡−l ®VL¡ fCp¡ ¢cu¡ h¡Q¡C−Rz
     j¡ q¡yV−a q¡yV−a në ®R¡y−se h¡a¡−pz h¡a¡−p, ®c−M a¡C j−e qu, Bp−m
®R¡y−se h¡h¡l E−Ÿ−nz p¡j−e c¡y¢s−u ®Q¡−M ®Q¡M ®l−M eu, h¡h¡ ®k O−l h−p
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B−Re, a¡l f¡−nl Ol Bl h¡l¡¾c¡ ®b−L EyQü−l, Hje EyQ¤ü−l ®ke L¡e M¡s¡ e¡
L−lC h¡h¡ öe−a f¡ez
     Cú¤−m k¡Ju¡l ¢l„¡ i¡s¡ −cJu¡J hå L−l ¢c−me h¡h¡z hå lCm Cú¤−m
k¡Ju¡z j¡ h−me ®c¢M Lu¢ce ®mM¡fs¡l MlQ e¡ ¢cu¡ f¡−l!
     j¡'l ¢hnÄ¡p H hÉ¡f¡−l A¢ij¡e h¡ l¡N ®c¢M−u ®h¢n¢ce b¡L¡ pñh eu h¡h¡lz
     ¢ae¢ce Cú¤−m e¡ k¡Ju¡ mr L−l h¡h¡ ®no fkÑ¿¹ ¢e−SC ay¡l e£lha¡ i¡−Pez
−i¡l−hm¡ W¡ä¡ f¡¢e−a ®N¡pm L−l L¡fs ®Q¡fs f−l °a¢l q−u Bj¡−L ®X−L Nm¡
®L−n, ®ke Nm¡l a−m Lg S−j B−R, h−me – ¢L ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡l Bl clL¡l
e¡C!
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   ®mM¡fs¡ Ll¡l Bj¡l clL¡l B−R ¢L ®eC, a¡ h¡h¡C ¢pÜ¡¿¹ ®eez Bj¡l
¢pÜ¡−¿¹l ®L¡eJ fС−u¡Se qu e¡z
   k¢c clL¡l e¡ b¡−L, h¡h¡ h−me −Q¡M L¢sL¡−W ®l−M, a¡C−m −p¡S¡p¤¢S hCm¡
®cJz Bj¡lJ Bl ¢Q¿¹¡ Ll¡l clL¡l e¡Cz a¤j¡l i¡C−ul¡ a hCm¡ ¢c−R Bj¡−lz
hCm¡ ¢c−R a¡l¡ ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−h e¡z j¡p j¡p V¡L¡ f¡W¡C ®e¡j¡e−l, J Lu HCh¡l
e¡¢L fl£r¡ ¢ch e¡, ¢ch f−ll h¡lz Bl a¤j¡l B−lL i¡C, a¡l S£he a −noCz
a¤jl¡J JC f−b k¡C−a Q¡C−m LJ, a¡C−m Bl V¡L¡ fup¡ MlQ¡ LCl¡ a¤j¡−c−l
Cú¤−m fs¡¢el L¤−e¡ j¡−e e¡Cz
     B¢j Ec¡p cª¢ø R¤y−s ¢cC E−W¡−el hs q−u k¡Ju¡ O¡−p, nÉ¡Jm¡ fs¡
Lmam¡u, ®fu¡l¡ N¡−Rl X¡−m h−p b¡L¡ HL¢V f¡¢aL¡−Ll ®m−Sz h¡h¡l p¡j−e
j¤M M¤−m Bj¡l A−iÉp ®eCz ka ¢ehÑ¡L qC, aa j‰mz ka ¢eÕQm qC, aa h¡h¡
¢e¢ÕQ¿¹ qez HlLjC ¢euj ®k, h¡h¡ k¡ M¤¢n h−m k¡−he, j¡b¡ ¢eQ¤ L−l, ®Q¡M e¡¢j−u
a¡ ¢exn−ë ö−e ®k−a q−hz C−µR Ll−m N¡−u q¡a h¤¢m−u Bcl Ll−he Abh¡ Qs
Lo¡−he N¡−m, j¡b¡ ®f−a phC NËqZ Ll−a q−h Bj¡−Lz h¡h¡ HC ®k hm−me
®R¡Vc¡l f−b ®k−a Q¡C−m B¢j ®ke a¡−L h¢m, ¢a¢e Bj¡−L ®k−a ®c−hez Bp−m
H ®eq¡aC Lb¡l Lb¡z k¢c p¢aÉC h¢m B¢j ®R¡Vc¡l ja q−a Q¡C, Cú¤−m ¢Vú¤−m
Bl k¡h e¡, ¢a¢e ¢LR¤−aC a¡ q−a ®c−he e¡, hlw ¢f¢V−u ¢f−Wl Q¡js¡ a¤m−he
Bj¡lz
     – Cú¤−m k¡p e¡ LÉ¡e! h¡h¡ XÊ¡j ®fV¡−e¡ ü−l h−mez qW¡v Hje ¢hLV
BJu¡−S Bj¡l Bf¡cjÙ¹L ®Ly−f J−Wz ®Q¡M e¡¢j−u B¢e f¡¢aL¡−Ll ®mS ®b−Lz
fÐnÀ¢Vl Ešl Bp−mC h¡h¡ S¡e−a Q¡C−Re, N−SÑ E−W ®h¡T¡ez Ešl¢V ¢a¢e S¡−ee,
ah¤ ay¡l S¡e¡ Ešl¢VC ay¡−L Bh¡l ea¤e L−l S¡e¡−a q−h Bj¡−Lz B¢j ®k S¡¢e
Bj¡l AeÉ¡−ul SeÉ c¡¢u ¢a¢e, B¢j eC, a¡ S¡e¡h¡l SeÉ ay¡−L h¢m, kaV¡ ül
ay¡l p¡j−e JW¡−e¡ pñh – ¢l„¡i¡s¡ e¡Cz
     – ¢l„¡i¡s¡ e¡C LÉ¡e? j¡−ul AØVL¡¢X qCRp! al j¡−u j¤−M a¤Cm¡
M¡Ju¡Ca¡−Rz ¢l„¡i¡s¡ −k¡N¡s Ll−a f¡−l e¡!
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    c¤−V¡ V¡L¡ h¡h¡ R¤−s ®ce Bj¡l j¤−Ml Jfl, V¡L¡ c¤−V¡ −j−Tu Ef¤s q−u f−sz
fs¤L, B¢j i¡¢h, H i¡−hC f−s b¡Lz i¡¢hC ®Lhm, Bj¡l i¡he¡ −b−a¡ L−l
¢c−u h¡h¡ g¤yp−a b¡−Le Bj¡l ¢e¢mÑ¢çl ¢c−L ®Q−u, ¢WLC Eh¤ q−u V¡L¡ c¤−V¡ a¤¢mz
h¡h¡−L −R¡Vc¡l L¡−RC ®Lhm HLh¡l ®q−l ®k−a ®c−M¢Rz ¢a¢e Hh¡l ®q−l−Re ¢L
e¡ S¡¢e e¡, a−h ¢exn−ë e¢a ü£L¡l Ll−me, ®j−e ¢e−me Bj¡−cl fÐaÉ¡haÑe,
AhnÉ h¤T−a ¢c−me e¡ ®k ¢a¢e ®j−e ¢e−u−Rez ¢a¢e Bl QÉ¡w−c¡m¡ L−l Bj¡−cl
®q¡−ØV−m ®gla f¡W¡e e¡z f¡W¡e e¡ ¢WLC ¢L¿º h¡¢s¢V−L AåL¡l L¡l¡N¡l h¡¢e−u
®g−mez l¡Ù¹¡ ®cM¡ k¡u ®k S¡e¡m¡…−m¡u c¡ys¡−m, ®p…−m¡ f¡L¡f¡¢L hå L−l
−cJu¡l hÉhÙÛ¡ Ll−mez Nl¦N¡¢s i−l CV h¡m¤ ¢p−j¾V ¢L−e l¡S¢j¢Ù» ®X−L h¡¢sl
Q¡l¢cL ¢O−l ®k −cu¡m, a¡ ¢à…Z EyQ¤ L−l a¤−m ®ce −S−ml −cu¡−ml ja, h¡C−ll
p−‰ ®ia−ll ®L¡eJ ®k¡N¡−k¡N lCm e¡z R¡−c JW¡ ¢e−odz R¡−c EW−m O¡s d¡‚¡

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¢c−u e¡j¡e R¡c ®b−Lz ®gl LMeJ EW−m f¡−ul ®Vw¢l ®i−P ®gm−he h−mez ®k
R¡c Bj¡−cl hª¢ø−a ¢i−S N¡e ®N−u e¡Q¡l, ¢j¢R¢j¢Rl l¡æ¡h¡¢sl, ®l¢mwH ®qm¡e
¢c−u BEV hC fs¡l, c¡y¢s−u f¡s¡l j¡e¤o−cl e¡¢s erœ ®cM¡l, QjvL¡l S¡uN¡
¢Rm, −p R¡c q−u ÚEWm ¢e¢oÜz Bj¡l Qm¡Q−ml p£j¡e¡ BL¢pÈL q©¡p f¡−µR, h¤¢T,
®Le, ¢WL h¤¢T e¡z R¡c ®b−L h¡C−ll SNaM¡e¡ Bj¡l AÒf AÒf L−l ®Qe¡ q−u
EW¢Rmz ¢j−W q¡Ju¡u R¡−c q¡yV−a q¡yV−a në H−p ¢is Lla j¡b¡u, …y¢s …y¢s ¢T¢l
¢T¢l nëz hª¢øl jaz B¢j ®pC në ¢c−u j−e j−e j¡m¡ N¡yba¡jz
    R¡c ¢e¢oÜ qJu¡l fl R¡−cl ®en¡ Bj¡−L BlJ ®f−u h−pz h¡h¡ h¡¢s ®b−L
®h−l¡−mC ®c±−s R¡−c E¢Wz L¡−m¡ gV−L h¡h¡ Bp¡l në q−m T−s¡ h¡a¡−pl ja
¢e−Q ®e−j ¢eÖf¡f ¢nöl ja j¤M L−l h−p b¡¢L fs¡l ®V¢h−mz p£j¡e¡ ka r¤â qu
Bj¡l, h¡yd i¡P¡l fÐhm Øfªq¡ aa Bj¡−L E¾jš L−lz ®ia−l Hhw h¡C−l c¤−V¡
Bcm B¢j ®Vl −f−a b¡¢L Bj¡lz HL¢V Evp¤L, B−lL¢V ¢eØfªqz
    h¡h¡ ®Le Jph Ll−ae, j¡p Lu ®N−m h¤−T¢R ®k h¡h¡l iu ¢Rm Bj¡l e¡
Bh¡l L¡lJ p−‰ ®fÐj q−u k¡u Bl ®mM¡fs¡ ®R−s ®L¡eJ hM¡−Vl q¡a d−l
B¢jJ h¡¢s ®b−L f¡m¡Cz Cú¤m Hhw h¡¢sl h¡yd¡ N¢äl −ia−l Bj¡l S£he BVL¡
f−s lCmz JC BVL¡ fs¡ S£h−e lae H−p M¤¢nl ®pË¡−a Bj¡−L i¡¢p−u¢Rm
L'¢cez lae Bpa V¡‰¡C−ml H−m‰¡ NË¡j ®b−L, c¡c¡l O−l O¤−j¡a, ¢h−L−m hpa
®Q¡l f¤¢mn ®Mm−a Bj¡−cl ¢e−uz ®Q¡l f¤¢mn ®Mm¡¢V L¡N−Sl ®Mm¡z −R¡V ®R¡V
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L¡N−S ®Q¡l, f¤¢mn, X¡L¡a ¢m−M i¡yS L−l R¤−s ¢ca, ®k ®L¡eJ HL¢V a¤m−a qaz
f¤¢mn −mM¡ L¡NS a¤m−m Bj¡−L Ae¤j¡e L−l hm−a qa h¡¢L c¤S−el ®L ®Q¡l
Abh¡ ®L X¡L¡az i¤m q−m Ol g¡¢V−u hma X¡î¡z lae X¡î¡C hma ®N¡õ¡
f¡Ju¡−Lz lae h¡h¡l HL X¡š²¡l hå¤l ®R−m, a¡l SeÉ h¡¢s¢Vl à¡l hl¡hlC
Ah¡¢la ¢Rm, b¡L¡lC Lb¡, h¡h¡ kMe AbÑL−ø ¢R−me, ¢R−me HLpju, Bj¡l
S−¾jl B−N LMeJ, X¡š²¡l h夢V ay¡−L c¤'q¡a M¤−m V¡L¡ ¢c−u h¡y¢Q−u¢R−mez
Bj¡l ®Q−u hRl c¤−u−Ll hs q−h laez j¤−M c¤ø¤ c¤ø¤ q¡¢p ¢e−u Q¤m E¢s−u n¡VÑ
E¢s−u ®p ®c±−s¡a p¡l¡ h¡¢s, −p ¢Rm O−ll ®m¡−Ll ja Abh¡ e¡ q−mJ A¿¹a i¡h
Llaz h¡¢s H−pC N¡jR¡ q¡−a ¢e−u Q−m ®ka ®N¡pmM¡e¡u, ®N¡pm ®p−l gpÑ¡
®Qq¡l¡−L ¢à…Z gpÑ¡ h¡¢e−u L¡uc¡ L−l Q¤m ByQ−s L£ M¡m¡ ¢L l¡e−Re, ®M−a ®ce
h−m l¡æ¡O−l Y¤−L ®kaz j¡ Bh¡l la−el j¡ h¤mh¤m−L hs i¡mh¡p−ae, lae−L
®M−a h¢p−u h¤mh¤m ¢L HMeJ B−Nl ja −cM−a! ¢S−‘p L−le j¡, fТah¡lC
L−le, lae kMeC B−pz h¤mh¤m ®cM−a Apñh p¤¾cl£ ¢R−me, j¡ h−mez j¡'®L
L¡lJ ®p±¾ckÑ ¢e−u Ha EµRÆ¢pa q−a Bl ®c¢M¢ez ®pC lae Bj¡−cl ¢e−u ®Q¡l
f¤¢mn ®M−m, m¤X¤ ®M−m, a¡−pl k¡c¤ ®c¢M−u ®c¢M−u Bj¡l R¡−c e¡ EW−a f¡l¡l
Lø−L M¡¢eLV¡ L¢j−u¢Rmz ¢L¿º −ph¡l k¡Ju¡l ¢ce HL¢V i¡yS Ll¡ L¡NS −V¢h−m
®l−M j¡b¡u hl¡h−ll ja Q¡¢V −j−l hmm – i¡m b¡¢Lpz −Nm¡jz
    lae ®a¡ Bl q¡y−V e¡, a¡l c¤hÑ¡l N¢a a¡−L E¢s−u ®euz lae q¡Ju¡ q−u −N−m
i¡yS Ll¡ L¡NS¢V M¤−m ®c¢M ¢Q¢Wz ¢m−M−R, ®p Bj¡−L i£oZ i¡mh¡−pz ¢m−M−R

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B¢j k¢c a¡−L e¡ i¡mh¡¢p a−h a¡l S£he H−Lh¡−lC hªb¡z Hh¡l 80, Bc¡u
¢m−M ¢Q¢W ®no L−l−Rz f−s Bj¡l h¤L c¤l¦c¤l¦ L¡yf−a m¡Nmz ¢Si Nm¡ ö¢L−u
®Nm i−uz i¡yS L−l q¡−al j¤−W¡u ¢e−u, q¡−al O¡−j ¢i−S k¡Ju¡ L¡NS
®N¡pmM¡e¡u ¢N−u Bh¡l M¤¢mz i¡mh¡¢p në¢Vl ¢c−L q¡i¡−al ja a¡¢L−u b¡¢Lz
¢Q¢W¢V Bj¡−L ®mM¡, i¡h−m N¡ ¢nE−l J−Wz ¢Q¢W¢V kMe lae ¢c−u−R, ®LE ¢L
®c−M®R Bs¡m ®b−L! −LE ®cM−m pîe¡nz ¢Q¢W¢V L¡lJ q¡−a LMeJ fs−m
pîe¡nz Bj¡l f¡−u f¡−u pîe¡n q¡y−Vz Bj¡l nÄ¡−p nÄ¡−p pîe¡nz ¢Q¢W¢V ¢Ry−s
®gm−m c¤iÑ¡he¡ c§l q−h, ¢L¿º ¢Rys−a Bj¡l C−µR L−l e¡z b¡L¤L H¢Vz b¡L¤L
C¢aq¡p hC−ul ®ial, h¡¢m−nl am¡u, M¤h ®N¡fe S¡uN¡u ¢Q¢W¢V ®hy−Q b¡L¤Lz
−c¡js¡−e¡ L¡NS¢V−L BN−m l¡¢M ¢WLC ¢L¿º la−el SeÉ Bj¡l ®L¡eJ i¡mh¡p¡
S¾j¡u e¡, S¾j¡u ®Lhm ¢Q¢W¢Vl SeÉz
     ¢Q¢W¢V h¡h¡ B¢h×L¡l L−le AÒf ¢LR¤¢ce flCz ¢a¢e, B¢j kMe Cú¤−m,
h¡¢s−a Bj¡l hCfœ −Oy−V ®c−M−Re −mM¡fs¡ ¢L lLj Ll¢R B¢j, hC−ul La
fªù¡ Ah¢c fs¡l c¡N B−R, M¡a¡u Lac§l ¢L ®mM¡ q−u−R, Aˆ Lo¡l ej¤e¡C h¡
®Lje, Hphz O¡yV−a ¢N−u ¢Q¢W¢V q¡−a f−s ay¡lz Bj¡−L ¢a¢e i¡m j¾c ¢LR¤
h−me¢ez ®Lhm V¡‰¡C−m ¢Q¢W ¢m−M S¡¢e−u ¢c−u−Re ay¡l X¡š²¡l hå¤−L, lae ®ke
®L¡eJ¢ce ay¡l h¡¢sl d¡−lL¡−R e¡ B−pz
     lae e¡ H−m Bj¡l h−uC ®Nmz j−e j−e h¢mz
     h¡h¡l h夢V Afj¡¢ea q−u−Re h−m h夢Vl SeÉ, k¡y−L ®L¡eJ¢ce ®Q¡−M
®c¢M¢e, j¡u¡ q−a m¡Nmz ¢e−S−LJ ®cMm¡j L¤¢˜a q−a, ®ke pLm Afl¡d Bj¡lz
®ke lae ®k Bj¡−L ¢Q¢W ¢m−M−R Hl ph c¡ui¡l Bj¡lz ph f¡f Bj¡lz

    Bj¡−L BN−m l¡M¡l e¡e¡ Ni£l ®N¡fe osk−¿» h¡h¡ kMe hÉÙ¹, aMeC HL¢ce
h¡h¡ ®Q¡−M j¤−M ¢hoj EvL˜¡ ¢e−u h−me – ¢S¢epf−œl c¡j h¡Cs¡ ®N−R, HMe
®bCL¡ HL−hm¡ i¡a, l¡−œ l¦¢V M¡C−a q−h ph¡lz
      l¦¢V? i¡−al hc−m? h¡h¡ H Bh¡l ea¤e ¢L a¡j¡n¡ öl¦ Ll−me!
      j¡ Nm¡u T¡yS ¢j¢n−u h−me – ¢hu¡ Ll−R h¤du, hE M¡Ju¡¢e m¡Na¡−Rz
HC¢c−L n¡a¡Cu¡ JC ¢c−L M¡Ju¡Chz
     j¡ j−e qu i¤m ®h¡−Tez l¡Ù¹¡u n−u n−u ¢i¢M¢l−cl q¡yV−a ®c®M ¢l„¡Am¡−cl
hm−a ö¢e nq−l h¡−el f¡¢el m¡q¡e j¡e¤o Bpa¡−R ®Nl¡j ES¡s LCl¡, gpm
e¡C, M¡Je e¡Cz ¢l„¡l ®ia−l h−p Ah¡L a¡¢L−u b¡¢L E¾j§m Eà¡Ù¹¤−cl ¢c−Lz
q¡−a h¡pe J−clz öL−e¡ h¡pez −c±−s¡−µR N¡¢Pe¡l f¡s ®b−L ea¤e h¡S¡−ll
¢c−Lz ¢i¢M¢l−cl −Q¡M ®h¢l−u Bp−R ®L¡Vl ®b−L, h¤−Ll q¡s…−m¡ ®ke Q¡js¡
g¤y−s ®h−l¡−h, ®fV ¢j−n k¡−µR ¢f−W, −ke Lˆ¡−ml L¡−gm¡ k¡−µR, L¡−gm¡ ®b−L
¢f¢R−u f−s ®LE d¤L−R ecÑj¡l p¡j−e, ®LE i¡a i¡a h−m −QyQ¡−µR hs hs h¡¢sl
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p¡j−e c¡y¢s−uz Bj¡−cl L¡−m¡ gV−Ll p¡j−e c¡y¢s−uJ Jl¡ HLj¤−W¡ i¡a Q¡uz
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    −c−M, Cú¤m ®gl¡ il−fV B¢j ®c±−s k¡C ¢i−r Be−a, c¤'j¤W L−l Q¡mC ®a¡z
−c¢M Q¡−ml XÊ¡−j a¡m¡ T¤m−Rz h¡hl a¡m¡z hs nš² a¡m¡z
    j¡ i¡a −cJ, ¢ir¡ Q¡Ca¡−R j¡e¤o, Jl¡ j−e qu A−eL¢ce M¡u e¡z fÐQä
EvL˜¡u B¢j e¡j¡−S X¤−h b¡L¡ j¡'−L h¢mz
    j¡ −j¡e¡S¡a ®no L−l p¡m¡j ¢g¢l−u q¡−a Q¤j¤ ®M−u S¡ue¡j¡S …¢V−u öL−e¡
j¤−M h−me, i¡a e¡Cz
    ¢i¢M¢l−cl j¡ LMeJ ®gl¡e¢e B−Nz c¤'j¤−W¡ L−l Q¡m −cJu¡l ¢euj hl¡hlC
H h¡¢s−a ¢Rmz h¡s¢a i¡a −g−m ®cJu¡ qu f¡¢am f¡¢am, Nl−j i¡a f−Q k¡u
h−m HL l¡−aCz j¡−T j¡−T ¢i¢M¢l−cl f¡¿¹¡ M¡Ju¡−e¡ qaz HMe f¡¿¹¡J ®eCz
    c¤f−l b¡m¡l i¡a ®no L−l BP¤m Q¤o−a Q¤o−a h−m¢Rm¡j – j¡ B−lLV¤ i¡a
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®cJz
    −k Bj¡−L ®S¡l L−l i¡a M¡Ju¡−e¡ qa, ®M−a Al¦¢Q qa, NÒf h−m h−m,
b¡−ml ¢Le¡−l j¡R j¡M¡ i¡a em¡ h¡¢e−u j¡m¡l ja ®l−M j¡ hm−ae, HCV¡ qCm
h¡O, HCV¡ ¢pwq, HCV¡ q¡¢a, HCV¡ i¡m¤L –– HC−a¡ i¡m¤L V¡−l ¢N−m ®gm ®c¢M
j¡ Bj¡l, Ju¡Jz i¡m¤L iu f¡−µQ ®a¡j¡−L ®c−Lz HCh¡l q¡¢aV¡−L M¡Jz N−Òfl
jS¡u ®Ma¡jz j¡'l La lLj L¡uc¡ ¢Rm Bj¡−L M¡Ju¡−e¡lz je ¢c−u fs¢R qW¡v
q¡ Ll a q¡ Ll M¤h jS¡l ¢S¢ep h−m j¤−M Y¢L−u ¢c−ae M¡h¡lz fs−a fs−a
qW¡v ®Mu¡m q−m ®k Bj¡−L M¡Ju¡−µRe Aj¢e Bl e¡, pl pl, h−m j¡'−L p¢l−u
¢c−u¢Rz j¡ Bj¡−L M¡Ju¡−heCz Bj, Be¡lp, alj¤S ®L−V b¡−m L¡V¡ Q¡jQ ¢c−u
®l−M k¡e −V¢h−m, ®ke fs−a fs−a M¡Cz i¡a f¡−a ®l−M E−W k¡Ju¡ ¢Rm Bj¡l
¢QlL¡−ml üi¡hz −pC B¢j BP¤m ®Q−V i¡a ®M−u h−p b¡¢L 1974H, j¡ h−me –
i¡a e¡C Blz
     Bjl¡ ¢L N¢lh q−u ®Nm¡j qW¡v?
     i¡a Q¡C−m i¡a ®cJu¡ qu e¡, H HL BSh OVe¡, A¿¹a H h¡¢s−az
¢i¢M¢l−cl ¢i−r ®cJu¡ qu e¡, H C h¡ −Le!
     h¡h¡ l¦¢V M¡e c¤'−hm¡z j¡Jz L¡−Sl ®m¡−Ll SeÉJ l¦¢Vz i¡a ®g¡−V ®Lhm
c¤'−j−ul SeÉz XÊ¡−jl Q¡m g¤−l¡−µRz
     h¡h¡ Lf¡−ml c¤'f¡−nl ¢nl¡ ®Q−f h−me – −c−n c¤¢iÑrz

    l¡Ù¹¡u ¢ir¤L h¡s−aC b¡−Lz O−l O−l ¢N−u i¡−al hc−m gÉ¡e Q¡uz
    HL¢ce BÙ¹ HL¢V S£h¿¹ Lˆ¡m H−p c¡ys¡m clS¡uz hup hs−S¡l p¡a L£
BV q−h ®R−m¢Vl, ®c−M B¢j ®Q¡M p¢l−u ¢e−u¢Rm¡jz ®R−m¢V ¢LR¤ Q¡C−a f¡lm
e¡, gÉ¡e ¢Lwh¡ ¢LR¤z Nm¡ ¢c−u ®L¡eJ ül ®h−l¡¢µRm e¡ Jlz B¢j j¡'−L ®X−L
¢nN¢l ¢LR¤ M¡h¡l ¢c−a h¢m, k¡ ®q¡L ¢LR¤, Bj¡l i¡−NlV¤L¤, B¢j e¡ qu e¡ M¡hz
    j¡ −R−m¢V−L i¡a ®M−a ¢c−mez q¡−sl q¡aM¡e¡ a¤−m ®R−m¢V j¤−M f¤l¢Rm i¡az
Bjl¡, e¡ ®M−a ®f−u fСu jl−a hp¡ ®R−m¢Vl ¢Nm−a Lø q¢µRm i¡a, −cM¢Rm¡jz
Ai¡h ®c−M¢R j¡e¤−ol, ¢L¿º i¡−al Ai¡−h L¡E−L Lˆ¡m q−a ®c¢M¢ez j−e q¢µRm

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¢LR¤ e¡ ®M−a ®M−a Jl Nm¡l ¢Râ h¤¢T h¤−S H−p−Rz Ha i¡a alL¡¢l ®g−m ®cJu¡
qu, ®hs¡m L¤L¤l M¡u, L¡−Ll cm M¡uz Bl j¡e¤o jl−R e¡ ®M−a ®f−u!
    j¡ l¡−a l¦¢V ¢Q−h¡−a ¢Q−h¡−a hm−me – B¢j R¤V¤ b¡L−a HLh¡l c¤¢iÑr
qC¢Rm, E−s¡S¡q¡S ®bCL¡ R¡a¤ ®gma, ®c±s¡Cu¡ ¢Nu¡ R¡a¤ V¤L¡Cu¡ BCe¡
M¡Ca¡jz i¡a f¡C e¡Cz
    h¡h¡J ay¡l −M¡mp −b−L ®h¢l−u H−p h−me – i¡a M¡Ch¡ ¢L LCl¡z Q¡m ¢Rm
e¡ az j¡e−ol q¡−a V¡L¡ ¢Rm, ¢L¿º h¡S¡−l Q¡m e¡Cz mr mr j¡e¤o j¡l¡ ®N−R e¡
M¡C−a f¡Cu¡z L¢mL¡a¡l l¡Ù¹¡u öe¢R m¡−nl Efl m¡nz Lm¡N¡−Rl ¢ia−l ®k n¡c¡
AwnV¡ b¡−L, JCV¡ M¡Cu¡ h¡CQ¡ b¡L¢Rz Bj¡−cl −Nl¡−jl La ®m¡L ¢e−Sl
®j−u−l −hCQ¡ ¢c−R, S¡j¡C hE−l ®hCQ¡ ¢c−R, ®Lhm c¤CV¡ i¡−al SeÉz
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    – ¢L S¡¢e, HC c¤¢iÑrJ f’¡−nl ®pC jeÄ¿−ll ja qu ¢L e¡z h¡h¡ c£OÑnÄ¡p
®g−mez
     O−ll Q¡m ®no q−u ®N−m L£ q−h! Bl ¢L Bjl¡ i¡a f¡h e¡! e¡ ®M−u ®M−u
Cpl¡C−ml ja Lˆ¡m q−a q−h Bj¡−cl! ®i−h −f−Vl ®ial q¡a f¡ ®py¢d−u k¡u
Bj¡lz HlLj q−u¢Rm Bõ¡q c¤¢eu¡−a j¡e¤−ol Dj¡e fl£r¡ Ll¡l SeÉ c‹¡m
f¡W¡−µRe h−m kMe Mhl Rs¡m f£l h¡¢sl −m¡−Ll¡z iuwLl ®cM−a c‹¡m ¢hn¡m
l¡jc¡ ¢c−u a¡−cl, k¡−cl ¢hnÄ¡p ®eC Bõ¡ql Jfl, Nm¡ L¡V−hz ®Q¡M h¤S−mC
aMe ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e i¡pa c‹¡m a¡l L¤v¢pa c¡ya ®j−m f¡q¡−sl ja Em‰
nl£lM¡e¡ ¢e−u c¡y¢s−u l¡jc¡−ul ®f¡Q ¢c−µR Nm¡u, N¡ ®L−V f¡yQ V¤L−l¡ Ll−R,
l−š² ®i−p k¡−µR h¡¢sl E−W¡e, B¢j ¢QvL¡l Ll¢R h¡h¡ ®N¡ j¡ ®N¡ h−mz B¢j j−l
k¡¢µR Bl ®q¡ ®q¡ L−l q¡p−R c‹¡mz B¢j aMe −Q¡M h¤−S pjÙ¹ n¢š² M¡¢V−u nl£l
¢My¢Q−u Dj¡e Be−a Q¡Ca¡jz Dj¡e, j¡ h−m−Re, Bõ¡q HL Hhw A¢àa£u, j¤qÇjc
Bõ¡ql lp¤m, H Lb¡¢V −Lhm ¢hnÄ¡p Ll¡z B¢j Dj¡e Be−a h¡LÉ¢V h¡l h¡l
BJs¡a¡jz ¢hnÄ¡p hÉ¡f¡l¢V aMe Bj¡l L¡−R M¡¢eLV¡ lqpÉjuz j¡ k¡ h−me a¡C
Bj¡−L ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−a quz e¡ ®c−MJz e¡ h¤−TJz ¢Se i§a ¢hnÄ¡p Ll¡l jaz Abh¡
g¢Vw ¢Vw, f¡−u Lb¡ hm−R, ¢ae−V j¡b¡ L¡V¡, k¡ B¢j LMeJ ®c¢M¢e, ®Lhm
ö−e¢R, ¢hnÄ¡p Ll¡z g¢Vw ¢VwHl Jfl Dj¡e Be−a hm−m Bj¡−L Sf−a qa g¢Vw
¢Vw g¢Vw ¢Vw g¢Vw ¢Vw, k¢c g¢Vw ¢VwHl c‹¡m f¡¢W−u j¡e¤−ol Nm¡ L¡V¡l rja¡
b¡Laz j¡ h−m¢R−me k¡ al e¡¢el O−l öC−a k¡z al j¡j¡l¡ a−l La Bcl L−lz
nl¡g j¡j¡ −S¡l L−l Bj¡−L eÉ¡w−V¡ L−l¢Rm, hÉ¡f¡l¢V−L Bcl h−m Bj¡l
¢hnÄ¡p qu ¢ez j¡ k¡ h−me a¡ Bj¡−L ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−a qu h−mC pñha Ll¡, Bõ¡q
lp¤m, ¢Se i§az Bj¡−L k¢c A¢dL¡l ®cJu¡ qa ¢hnÄ¡−pl, Bj¡l ¢WL ¢hnÄ¡p qu e¡
k¡ Bj¡−L ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−a hm¡ q−µR a¡ Lla¡jz Cú¤−m ¢hnÄ¡p Ll−a hm¡ q−µR
h¡a¡−p NÉ¡p B−Rz Bj¡−L Ll−a quz j¡−T j¡−T j−e qu −Q¡−M e¡ ®cM¡
¢S¢ep…−m¡ Bp−m B¢j Q¡−f f−s ¢hnÄ¡p Ll¢Rz ®LE k¢c dj−L h−m HLM¡e¡
−O¡s¡ ®cM Es−R BL¡−nz B¢j pñha a¡C ®cMhz c¤¢iÑ−rl Lˆ¡m ®cM¢R ¢e−Sl
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    j¡ h−me – HC ®k a−N¡−l La LC i¡a g¡m¡CR e¡z i¡−al HLV¡ c¡e¡ j¡¢Va
®gm−m Bõ¡q ®hS¡l qez i¡−al c¡j ¢L Hqe ®cM¢m¡! i¡a e¡ f¡Cu¡ j¡e¤o
jla¡−Rz
    −p¡g¡l q¡a−m Le¤C ®l−M N¡−m q¡a ¢c−u h−p b¡−Le j¡ —e¡ S¡¢e Bj¡l
®R−m c¤CV¡ Ef¡p Lla¡−Rz
    – −e¡j¡e−l ¢eu¢ja V¡L¡ f¡W¡Ca¡¢R, ¢Q¿¹¡ LCl e¡z h¡h¡ p¡¿¹Æe¡ ®cez
     j¡ Bp−m i¡−he ®R¡Vc¡l Lb¡z −R¡Vc¡−L ®a¡ ®LE V¡L¡ f¡W¡u e¡z ®R¡Vc¡
®L¡b¡u B−Re, ®Lje B−Re ®LE Bjl¡ S¡¢e e¡z j¡ ay¡l q¡l¡−e¡ ®R−ml SeÉ
g¤y¢f−u −Ly−c J−Wez h¡h¡ A−eL l¡a qC−R, k¡J k¡J O¤j¡C−a k¡J h¡LÉ¢V R¤−s
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¢c−u ¢e−S −n¡h¡l O−l Q−m k¡ez

    l¡a ®f¡q¡−mC ¢is L¡−m¡ gV−Lz j¡ i¡−al gÉ¡e S¢j−u ®l−M J−cl ¢h−m¡ez
¢h−L−m Cpl¡Cm H−p c¡ys¡u clS¡u, a¡−L i¡a ®cJu¡ qu ®M−az
    ¢j¢Rm k¡u Aæ Q¡C hÙ» Q¡C h¡yQ¡l ja h¡yQ¡l ja h¡yQ−a Q¡C h−mz
    Lj¤¢eØV f¡¢VÑl ¢j¢Rm N¡e −N−u h¡¢s h¡¢s Y¤−L m¡m L¡fs ®j−m dl−R
    – Q¡m ®ce, N¢lhl¡ jl−Rz J−cl h¡yQ¡ez
    ¢j¢Rm Bj¡−cl h¡¢s−aJ −Y¡−Lz ¢j¢R−ml ®m¡−Ll j¡b¡u m¡m L¡fs h¡yd¡z
Bj¡−L ¢j¢R−ml HLSe h−m – k¡J h¡¢sl hs L¡E−L X¡L c¡Jz Q¡m ¢c−a hmz
®l¡jL§f c¡y¢s−u k¡u Bj¡lz B¢j ®c±−s ¢N−u j¡'®L h¢m – j¡ Q¡m ®cJz ®m¡L
BC−Rz Q¡m ¢c−aC qChz
    j¡ l¦−M J−Wez– Q¡m Q¡C−mC Q¡m ¢c−a qCh e¡¢L! al¡ M¡C¢h ¢L!
    – A−eL ®m¡−L Q¡m ¢c−R, L¡f−sl j−dÉ A−eL Q¡m, ®cCM¡ k¡Jz a¤j¡−l
X¡La¡−Rz q¡a d−l V¡¢e j¡'lz
    j¡ clS¡l Bs¡−m c¡y¢s−u J−cl h−me – ¢L Q¡e?
    k¤h−Ll cm −b−L HLSe H¢N−u H−p h−m – Q¡m Q¡C j¡ Q¡m Q¡Cz j¡e¤o j¡l¡
k¡−µR e¡ M¡C−a f¡Cu¡z a¡C Bjl¡ R¡œl¡, Q¡m ¢ea¡¢R h¡¢s h¡¢s O¤Cl¡, HCph
N¢lh−cl ®cJu¡ q−h M¡C−az Q¡m ®cez −kV¤L¤ f¡−le, ®pV¤L¤C ®cez
    h¡¢L k¤h−Ll¡ pjü−l h−m J−W – −LE M¡−h ®a¡ ®LE M¡−h e¡, a¡ q−h e¡z
    E−šSe¡u B¢j L¡yf¢R aMez j¡'−L ®M¡yQ¡ ¢c−u h¢m – Q¡m ®cJ j¡, a¡m¡
i¡CP¡ Q¡m h¡l Llz
    – al h¡h¡ j¡Cl¡ ®gm−hz j¡ Nm¡ ®Q−f h−mez
    – j¡l¦L j¡, j¡l¦Lz ah¤ Q¡m ®cJz Qm a¡m¡ i¡¢Pz B¢j ®hf−l¡u¡z
    Ha ®m¡L j¡−W Sj¡ q−u−R ®c−M j¡ M¡¢eLV¡ O¡h−s k¡ez h−me –al h¡h¡−l
HLV¡ Mhl ®cJu¡ ®N−m i¡m ACaz H−c−l Hqe B¢j p¡jm¡C ®Lj−ez
    L¡−m¡ gVL q¡y L−l ®M¡m¡z f¡s¡l −R−ml¡ ¢is L−l−R −cM−a gV−Ll h¡C−lz
j¡ CaÙ¹a L−le −L¡eJ ¢LR¤l E−cÉ¡N ¢e−az E®š¢Sa B¢j E−W¡e ®b−L BdM¡e¡


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CV H−e XÊ¡−j m¡N¡−e¡ a¡m¡l Jfl dl¡j L−l j¡¢lz ¢ae dl¡j, Q¡l dl¡jz a¡m¡
i¡−Pz h¡hl a¡m¡z hs nš² a¡m¡z
     A−dÑL XÊ¡j Ah¢c Q¡mz N¡jR¡ i−l Q¡m a¤−m ®c±−s k¡C j¡−Wz j¡ qah¡L
c¡y¢s−u Bj¡l L¡ä ®c−Mez
     Q¡m ¢e−u N¡e N¡C−a N¡C−a ®R−ml cm Q−m k¡uz j¤‡ ®Q¡−M ¢j¢R−ml ¢c−L
a¡¢L−u −b−L Ae¤ih L¢l Apñh HL Ajm Be¾cz ®ial ®b−L j¡b¡ g¤y−s ®h¢l−u
Bp−a b¡−L HL EÜa B¢j, Aes AVm B¢jz ¢hoj p¡qp£ B¢jz üfÀh¡e B¢jz
HC Bj¡−L, B¢j ¢e−SC Bf¡cjÙ¹L ®c¢M Bl ¢h¢pÈa qCz H ¢L p¢aÉL¡l B¢j,
e¡¢L qW¡v ¢h−L−m k¤h−Ll cm ®c−M ¢hqÆm qJu¡ EW¢a Evp¤L ¢L−n¡l£ j¡œ!
     j¡ gÉ¡L¡−p j¤−M ®M¡m¡ gV®Ll ¢pV¢L¢e hå L−l B−pe ®ial ®b−L z
     al h¡h¡, j¡ h−me, a−l BCSL¡ Bl BÙ¹ l¡Ma e¡z
     B¢j −q−p h¢m – h¡h¡l j¡Cl a fÐ−aÉL¢ceC fСu M¡C−a quz HCV¡ ¢L ea¤e
¢LR¤!
     j¡ h−m¢R−me Lj¤¢eØVl¡ M¡l¡fz Jl¡ M¡l¡f q−m N¢lh−cl SeÉ Jl¡ Q¡m
®k¡N¡s Ll−R ®Le! H −a¡ AeÉ¡u eu N¢lh−L jlZ ®b−L h¡yQ¡−e¡z Jl¡ Bõ¡q j¡−e
e¡, ¢L¿º Jl¡ ®a¡ ®L¡eJ f¡f Ll−R e¡ hlw f£¢sa j¡e¤−ol Jl¡ n¤nЦo¡ Ll−Rz
Cpl¡C−ml ja La j¡e¤o k¡l¡ l¡Ù¹¡u d¤yL−R ¢r−du, a¡−cl j¤−M M¡h¡l ¢c−a Q¡C−Rz
Bj¡l C−µR L−l J−cl c−m ¢i−s B¢jJ N¡e −N−u Q¡m ®k¡N¡s L¢lz Bj¡l C−µR
L−l ¢e−S e¡ ®M−u b¡¢L, ka¢ce e¡ c§¢iÑr c§l q−µRz ¢L¿º Bj¡l C−µRu ¢LR¤ qh¡l
euz Q¡C−mC p£j¡e¡ ¢X−P¡−a f¡¢l e¡z Bj¡−L Bf¡aa A−fr¡ Ll−a qu h¡h¡l
Q¡h¤L M¡h¡lz ®R¡Vc¡l SeÉ ®Le¡ Q¡h¤L¢V h¡h¡l ¢hR¡e¡l −a¡o−Ll a−m HMeJ
l¡M¡z
     h¡h¡ h¡¢s ¢g−l Q¡−ml XÊ¡−j ®Q¡M −g−me, k¡ ®gm−heC h−m Bj¡l Ae¤j¡e
¢Rmz i¡P¡ a¡m¡¢V T¤−m b¡−L XÊ¡−jl N¡−u, h¡h¡ k¡ q¡−a ®e−he h−m Ae¤j¡e ¢Rm
Bj¡lz Ae¤j¡e ¢Rm œ²¤Ü h¡−Ol ja h¡h¡ p¡l¡ h¡¢s NSÑ¡−hez h¡h¡ a¡C L−lez B¢j
nÄ¡p hå L−l h−p b¡¢L O−lz BnwL¡ L¢l h¡h¡ ®a¡o−Ll am ®b−L Q¡h¤L M¡e¡
¢e−µRe q¡−a, ®k¢V Hr¤¢Z Bj¡−L lš²¡š² Ll−hz ¢f−W Ae¤ih Ll−a b¡¢L k¿»Z¡z
de¤−Ll ja h¡yL−a b¡−L ¢fWz ¢nsc¡ys¡u a£hÊ h¡b¡, ®k hÉb¡ Bj¡l A¢Q−l q−h, a¡
B¢j B−NC Ae¤ih Ll−a b¡¢Lz h¡h¡l ýwL¡−l h¡¢s L¡y−fz ¢qj q−u b¡−L nl£lz
®L¡V−l ®L¡eJ ®Q¡M eu, c¤−V¡ f¡bl ®Lhm, p¡j−e HL Ol AåL¡l R¡s¡ ¢LR¤ ®eCz
f¡m−Ll ja E−s k¡¢µR ®L¡b¡J B¢j, ®L¡b¡u, S¡¢e e¡z l¡Sh¡¢s Cú¤−ml B¢Pe¡u
j£l¡h¡DHl n¡c¡ j§¢aÑl ja eNÀ q−u k¡¢µRz B¢j ¢e−SC ¢e−S−L eNÀ Ll¢Rz Bj¡l
®L¡eJ BaÈ£u ®eC, hå¤ ®eC, HL¡ B¢jz HC SNa pwp¡l Bj¡l SeÉ euz B¢j
¢ehÑ¡Z m¡i Ll¢Rz
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     j¤q−aÑ ¢ebl q−u k¡u p¡l¡ h¡¢s, −ke H h¡¢s−a LMeJ ®LE ¢Rm e¡, b¡−L e¡z
®k k¡l …q¡u ¢N−u pñha m¤¢L−u−R ýwL¡l ö−ez B¢j A−fr¡ Ll−a b¡¢L Bj¡l
X¡L fs¡l f¤m−pl¡−al f¤m f¡l q−a, LaM¡¢e f¡f B¢j L−l¢R a¡ fÐj¡Z q−h

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BSz Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p q−a b¡−L B¢j f¡f L¢l¢ez HC fÐbj HL¢V ¢hnÄ¡p B¢j ¢e−S
¢ejÑ¡Z L¢lz ¢e−Sl Jfl Dj¡e Be−a b¡¢L de¤−Ll ja h¡yL¡−e¡ nl£l−L ¢p−d nš²
Ll−a Ll−az BJs¡−a b¡¢L k¡ hmh, hC−u ®mM¡ r¤d¡aÑ−cl M¡h¡l c¡Jz a¡C kMe
®m¡−Ll¡ BCp¡ Q¡m Q¡Cm, B¢j ¢cm¡jz
    j¡, B¢j Øfø ö¢e, hm−Re – ¢Qõ¡J ®Le, B−Ù¹ Lb¡ LC−mC a quz XÊ¡−jl
a¡m¡ B¢j i¡P¢Rz −j−ul¡ ¢rc¡u L¡e−a¢Rm, a¡Cz
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    – ¢rc¡u L¡eh LÉ¡ez c¤f−l i¡a l¡−å¡ e¡C! M¡u e¡C! h¡h¡ h−mez
    j¡ l¡æ¡O−ll h¡l¡¾c¡ ®b−L pl¦ Nm¡u h−me – JC i¡−a J−cl qu e¡Cz j¡Cf¡
Q¡m ¢cu¡ ®NR c¤C ®j−ul m¡CN¡ M¡¢m, Bj¡l i¡a M¡C−a CµR¡ qC¢Rm, M¡¢m l¦¢V
M¡Cu¡ j¡e¤o f¡−l! a¡C B¢j M¡Cu¡ ¢e¢Rm¡j J−cl i¡−Nl ®bCL¡z
    – La hs p¡qp a¤j¡l a¡m¡ i¡PRz Bj¡−l Mhl ¢cm¡ e¡ LÉ¡!
   h¡h¡l Nm¡l ül aMeJ e¡−j¢ez
   –®Lj−e ¢cu¡j! h¡¢sa ®LE B−R ®k Mhl f¡W¡¢e k¡Ch!
   j¡ L−˜ M¡¢eLV¡ l¡N ¢j¢n−u h−mez
   h¡h¡l NSÑe b¡−jz BQjL¡ b¡−jz
   ¢ebl h¡¢sM¡e¡ ®ke Bs−j¡s¡ ®i−P S¡−N HMez −h¢l−u Bp−a b¡−L
…q¡h¡¢pl¡, B−m¡uz b¡m h¡p−el në qu l¡æ¡O−lz j¡'l f¡−ul në h¡l¡¾c¡uz
   bfbfz bfbfz
     h¡h¡ Q−m ®N−m h¡C−l, j¡ ®hm N¡−Rl am d−l ®qy−V L¡−m¡ gV−Ll ¢c−L
q¡y−Vez −h¡lM¡l a−m j¡'l g¤−m JW¡ ®fVz

     HlLj fСuC q−µRz ®h¡lM¡l ¢e−Q g¤−m JW¡ ®fV Bl −hm N¡−Rl a−m j¡'l
q¡Ju¡ q−u k¡Ju¡z j¡'l ®fR−e R¡u¡l ja ®qy−V ®c¢M j¡ L¡−m¡ gVL ¢exn−ë M¤−m
¢l„¡ Q−s ®j¡s ¢e−µRe h¡y−uz f£l h¡¢sl l¡Ù¹¡ X¡−e, e¡¢eh¡¢sJ X¡−ez a−h hy¡−u
Bh¡l ®L¡e h¡¢s!
     –j¡ LC k¡J a¤¢j! ¢l„¡ a¤j¡−l ¢eu¡ h¡j ¢c−L k¡uz h¡j ¢c−L Bh¡l L¡l
h¡¢s! j¡ h¡¢s ¢gl−m −Q¡M pl¦ L−l h¢mz
     j¡ ®W¡y−V ¢hl¢š²l L¡yfe a¤−m h−me –¢e−Sl L¡j Llz Ha Lb¡ LCp e¡z
     j¡'l HC üi¡h, fÐnÀ fR¾c e¡ q−m l¡N L−le, ®p ®kje ®aje l¡N euz HLh¡l
Bj¡l N¡−m Hje JSec¡l Qs ®j−l¢R−me f£−ll h¡¢sa ®pC¢ce f¤Vm¡ iCl¡ ¢L
¢cu¡ BCR? ¢S−‘p L−l¢Rm¡j h−m, ®k, j¡b¡ O¤−l B¢j b¤h−s f−s¢R S¡e¡m¡l
−m¡q¡uz
     h¡¢sl h¡y l¡Ù¹¡ d−l ®L¡e h¡¢s−a k¡e j¡ a¡ ®p¢ce Bj¡−L h−me¢ez L'V¡ ¢ce
®N−mC ¢L¿º ¢S−‘p L−le, k¡C¢h −cM−a B¢j LC k¡C!
     B¢j m¡¢g−u E−W h¢m– qz
     j¡ Bj¡−L ¢e−u ®qy−V lJe¡ qe ®cM¡−az q¡yV−a q¡yV−a ®N¡mf¤L¤l f¡l ®f¢l−u
jªa¤É”u Cú¤−ml p¡j−e HL N¢m, ®pC N¢m−a HL h¢Ù¹, ®pC h¢Ù¹l HL R'g¤V h¡C

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R'g¤V −hs¡l Ol, Y¤¢L ®c¢M h−p B−R ®R¡Vc¡ Bl N£a¡ ¢jœz j¡ ®h¡lM¡l am ®b−L
L'¢V ®L±−V¡ h¡l Ll−mez hs ®L±−V¡¢V−a Q¡mz
     B¢j b q−u c¡y¢s−u b¡¢L cªnÉ ®c−Mz
     –Mhlc¡l HC Lb¡ L¤−e¡ L¡L fr£J ®ke e¡ S¡−ez j¡ ®Q¡M l¡¢P−u h−mez
     −Y¡yL ¢N−m h¢m– B¢j L¡E−l LCa¡j e¡z
     –Bg−l¡S¡, l¡−å¡z O−l X¡Cm B−R a, e¡! j¡ ®L±−V¡…−m¡ …¢R−u l¡M−a
l¡M−a h−mez
     –Bg−l¡S¡ L¡l e¡j! ¢S−‘p L¢lz
     –J j¤pmj¡e qC−R az e¡j Bg−l¡S¡z j¡ −hn EµRÆ¢pa Nm¡u h−mez
     −R¡– ®Q±¢L−a Bg−l¡S¡ h−p ¢Rm j¡b¡u ®O¡jV¡ f−lz ®R¡Vc¡ öL−e¡ j¤−M a¡l
f¡−nz O−l JC ®Q±¢L¢V R¡s¡ B−R j¡¢Vl ®j−T−a HL¢V j¡¢Vl Q¤−m¡ Bl c¤'¢ae−V
h¡pe ®L¡pez
     ®L¡b¡u ®pC ®V¢l L¡V¡, ¢np h¡S¡−e¡ ®hmhVj k¤hL! j¤M-öL−e¡ ®R¡Vc¡−L
®c−M ¢hoj j¡u¡ qu Bj¡l! HL S£ZÑ L¤−sO−l ¢ce L¡V¡−µRe! ¢e−S−L hs Afl¡d£
j−e qu, ®k, ay¡−L kMe ¢ekÑ¡ae pC−a q−u¢Rm, q¡a f¡ …¢V−u −Ly−Q¡l ja
h−p¢Rm¡jz j¤MM¡e¡J ®pm¡C L−lz BSL¡m −nL−m ®hy−d j¡e¤o j¡e¤o−L j¡−l! HL
h¡h¡C f¡−le Hphz ®R¡Vc¡l SeÉ −LEC ¢LR¤ Ll−a f¡¢l¢e ®Lhm Bs¡−m ®Q¡−Ml
Sm ®gm¡ R¡s¡!
     –®R¡Vc¡, a¤j¡l A−eL…m¡ ¢Q¢W BC−Rz
     Q¤−m¡u B…e dl¡−a dl¡−a −R¡Vc¡ h−me –ýjz
     – LVe c¡ ®c¢M ®pC¢ce h¡p¡l p¡j−e ¢cu¡ k¡Ca¡−Rz ¢SN¡p Llm L¡j¡m LCz
B¢j ¢LR¤ LC e¡Cz Nm¡l ül M¡¢eLV¡ h¡¢s−u Hh¡lz
     −L¡eJ Lb¡ e¡ h−m −R¡Vc¡ Q¤−m¡u f¡¢am hp¡ez f¡¢a−m f¡¢e ®g¡−Vz AeiÉÙ¹
q¡−a Q¤−m¡u M¢s ®W−me ¢a¢ez HlLj cªnÉ pÇf§ZÑ ea¤e Bj¡l L¡−Rz −R¡Vc¡l, mr
L¢l, ®L¡eJ BNËq ®eC ¢NV¡−ll j¡ØV¡l LVec¡ h¡ ay¡l L¡−R Bp¡ ¢Q¢Wfš−ll
SeÉz ¢a¢e, Bj¡l d¡lZ¡ qu, hc−m ®N−Re H L'j¡−p A−eLz j¡'l ®L±−V¡…−m¡
M¤−m M¤−m T¤y−L ®cM−Re L£ J−a, Q¡m ®am, jnm¡, l¡æ¡ Ll¡ j¤l¢Nl j¡wp, ®c−M
c¤'®W¡yV −Q−f Be¾c Bs¡m L−l Q¤−m¡u M¢s ®W−me ®ke M¢s ®Wm¡l ®Q−u Sl¦¢l
®L¡eJ L¡S SN−a Bf¡aa ®eCz pñha M¤h ¢r−d ®f−u−R ®R¡Vc¡lz B−NJ ®a¡
ay¡l ¢r−d ®fa, ah¤ M¡Ju¡u hs A¢euj Ll−aez p¡l¡ nq−l …ma¡¢e ®j−l H−p
h¡s¡ i¡a ®V¢h−m −g−m B—¡ ®fV¡−aez
     B¢j AfmL a¡¢L−u b¡¢L ®R¡Vc¡l m¡S¤L −Q¡−Ml ¢c−Lz La¢ce fl −R¡Vc¡−L
®cM¢Rz i¡mh¡p¡l SeÉ Aøj HXJu¡XÑ ¢pwq¡pe ®R−s¢R−me, ®R¡Vc¡ A−eLV¡ a¡C,
f¤l¦ N¢c ®üµR¡u ®R−s d¤−m¡u ¢hR¡e¡ −f−a−Rez J−ycl i¡mh¡p¡l L¤¢VlM¡e¡J,
Bj¡l ¢hnÄ¡p S−¾j, InÄ−kÑ W¡p¡z S¡N¢aL ®L¡eJ ¢hou¡¢c−a e¡ ®q¡L, AeÉ ¢LR¤−az
®p AeÉ ¢LR¤l ¢WL hÉ¡MÉ¡ qu e¡, Ae¤ih Ll−a qu ®Lhmz ¢hou h¡pe¡ ¢hpSÑe
¢c−a ®k ®LE f¡−l e¡z M¤h Lj ®m¡−Ll f−r pñh °hl¡NÉ hlZ Ll¡z −R¡Vc¡ X¢m

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f¡m−L ¢Q¢W ¢m−M¢R−me ¢a¢e e¡¢L J−L ¢e−u N¡−Rl a−m S£he L¡V¡−a f¡l−hez
HLC Lb¡ N£a¡ ¢jœ−LJ ¢m−M¢R−me h¢œn fªù¡l HL ¢Q¢W−az L¤−sO−l S£he
L¡V¡−e¡ A−eLV¡ N¡−Rl am¡u S£he L¡V¡−e¡l jaCz −R¡Vc¡ f¡−leJ T¤y¢L ¢e−a!
¢hš °hih ®a¡u¡‚¡ L−le e¡z ph h¡yde R¤−V HMe j¤š² HL j¡e¤o ¢a¢e, −LE ay¡−L
HMe n¡pe h¡ ®n¡oZ ¢LR¤C Ll−R e¡, h−m ¢c−µR e¡ LMe O−l ¢gl−a q−h, LMe
fs−a hp−a q−h, ¢LR¤z Bj¡lJ j¤¢š² ®f−a C−µR L−l ®nLm ®i−Pz AcªnÉ HL
®nLm Ae¤ih L¢l Bj¡l p¡l¡ N¡−uz ®R¡Vc¡−L h¡yd¡ ®nLm¢Vl ja ®nLmz

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     j¡'l p−‰ −N¡fe ®k¡N¡−k¡N¢V qJu¡l fl ®R¡Vc¡, c¤f−l h¡h¡ kMe q¡pf¡a¡−m
b¡−Le, Q¤fQ¤f L−l h¡¢s−a B−pe, −fR−e N£a¡ ¢jœ ®O¡jV¡ j¡b¡u f¡ ¢V−f ¢V−fz
j¡ a¡y−cl O−l Y¤¢L−u, clS¡l ¢Mm Hy−V ®ke L¡L f¢r e¡ ®c−M, −M−a ®ce,
k¡Ju¡l pju b−m i−l Q¡m X¡m ®am e¤e ¢c−u ®ce p−‰z Bjl¡ c¤'®h¡e L¡e ®M¡m¡
l¡¢M h¡h¡l Bp¡l ®L¡eJ në qu ¢Le¡, qW¡v Bp¡lz ®R¡Vc¡ O−l O−l −hs¡−ml ja
q¡y−Ve Bl ®l¢XJ, O¢s, N¡e ®n¡e¡l k¿» ®e−s ®Q−s h−me HCV¡ Bj¡l clL¡l
Bl ¢L ®ke ®M¡y−Se p¡l¡ O−lz ®a¡o−Ll a−m, Bmj¡¢ll XÊu¡−l, hC l¡M¡l a¡−Lz
®R¡Vc¡−L Hje ®cM¡u ®ke ¢a¢e ea¤e H−p−Re H h¡¢s−az Af¡l ¢hpÈu −Q¡−M
¢S¢epfœ q¡as¡ez −R¡Vc¡−L h¡¢s−a q¡yV¡Qm¡ Ll−a −c−M Bj¡l ®Q¡M S¤¢s−u k¡u,
C−µR qu ¢a¢e B−Nl ja HM¡−e b¡L¤e, B−Nl ja ®V¢h−ml Jfl j¡b¡ ®l−M
O¤−j¡e, m¡m¡u i−l k¡L hC−ul f¡a¡, E−W¡−el ®l¡−c L¡−Wl ¢fy¢s−a c¡y¢s−u
d¤¾c−ml R¤hm¡u N¡ ®j−S ®N¡pm Ll¦ez Bh¡l ®pC B−Nl ja q¡Ju¡u E¢s−u Q¤m,
L¡y−d ¢NV¡l, ¢np h¡S¡−a h¡S¡−a clS¡l Ls¡ e¡s¤e l¡−a, fТa l¡−az
     −R¡Vc¡ ay¡l ¢NV¡l, S¡j¡ L¡fs, ¢V−el VÊ¡wL d£−l d£−l ph pl¡−a m¡N−mez
®c¢M HL¢ce ®l¢XJ ®eC O−l, B−lL¢ce −cu¡−ml O¢s¢V ®eCz mr L¢l¢e, Hje
i¡h L¢lz −l¢XJ −k ®V¢h−m ¢Rm, ®pM¡−e M¡−j¡L¡ f¤−l¡−e¡ hC M¡a¡ f¢œL¡l Ù¹§f
L−l l¡¢M, ®ke L¡lJ eS−l e¡ f−s M¡¢m ®V¢hmz ®cu¡−m V¡¢P−u l¡¢M l¢Pe
LÉ¡−mä¡lz Cu¡p¢je i¡h L−l a¡lJ ®Q¡−M fs−R e¡ h¡¢s ®b−L ¢LR¤ ¢LR¤ ¢S¢ep
®eC q−u k¡−µRz j¡ pju ¢S−‘p L−le Hi¡−h – ®cM a al q¡aO¢s−a LuV¡
h¡−S! C−µR L−lC ®cu¡m O¢s−a pju ®cM¡l A−iÉp¢V ¢a¢e a¤−m l¡−Me ®L¡b¡Jz
¢ae−V fСZ£ Bjl¡ h¡¢s−a A−ål A¢ieu L−l k¡C, ®LE L¡E−L fÐnÀ L¢l e¡
®L¡eJ Bl j−e j−e Bn¡ L¢l h¡h¡ ®ke Mhl öe−a ®l¢XJ e¡ ®M¡−ySe, Bl pju
®cM−a ®Q¡M e¡ ®g−me ®cu¡−mz h¡¢s−a ¢RyQ−L ®Q¡l H−p HV¡ ®pV¡ ¢e−u ®k−a
f¡−l, HlLj HL¢V BnwL¡ B¢j fÐL¡n Llh ®k ®L¡eJ ®M¡yS¡M¤y¢Sl ®hm¡u, −i−h
l¡¢Mz Bj¡l d¡lZ¡ qu j¡ Hhw Cu¡p¢j−el jeJ HlLj ®L¡eJ Ešl p¡S¡−µRz
Cú¤m ®b−L ¢h−L−m ¢g−l ®k¢ce ®c¢M ®p¡g¡l Y¡Le¡ ¢c−u ®R¡Vc¡ hs ®lLXÑ
®fÔu¡l¢V Ss¡−µRe, B¢j ®ke ®c¢M¢e ¢a¢e ¢L Ll−Re, ®Q¡M ¢g¢l−u ¢e−u …e …e
L−l AeÉje ®ke, LÉ¡−mä¡−ll a¡¢lM ®cM−a b¡¢Lz j¡ Q¢L−a O−l Y¤−L Q¡f¡ Nm¡u
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     –HCV¡ ¢ep e¡, al h¡h¡ l¡CN¡ B…e qCu¡ k¡Chz
     –HCV¡ ¢WLja h¡−S e¡z p¡l¡C Ll−a qChz −jL¡¢e−Ll L¡−R ¢eu¡ k¡Cz
     −R¡Vc¡ f¡bl i¡P¡ Nm¡u h−mez
     Ae¤a¡f Hhw j¡u¡ c¤−V¡C k¢c NË¡p L−l b¡−L ®a¡j¡−L, a−h a¤¢j A¢ij¡e
Ll−a f¡−l¡, œ²¤Ü q−a f¡−l¡ e¡, Bj¡l HlLjC d¡lZ¡ quz B¢j j¡ ¢Lwh¡
Cu¡p¢je ®no Ah¢c h¡d¡ ¢c−a f¡¢l e¡, ®R¡Vc¡ ®lLXÑ ®fÔu¡l¢V ®jCX Ce S¡jÑ¡¢e,
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E¢W−u ¢e−u Q−m −N−me, e¤−u, T¤−Lz
     ¢ce k¡u, p¡l¡C ¢LR¤lC qu e¡z ¢S¢epfœ ¢LR¤ Bl ®gla B−p e¡ h¡¢s−az e¡
Bp¤L, HMe n−Ml ¢S¢ep p¢l−u k¢c ay¡l aª¢ç qu, e¡ qu −q¡Lz Bj¡−clJ
M¡¢eLV¡ fСu¢ÕQš ®q¡Lz
     HL¢ce Apj−u h¡h¡ h¡¢s B−pe, −k BnwL¡¢V B¢j A−eL¢ce Ll¢Rm¡jz
Bj¡l p¡l¡ nl£l ¢q−j S−j b¡−Lz h¡h¡l f¡−ul në ö−e Jyl¡ ®py¢d−u k¡u q¡−al
L¡−R HL¢V O−lz −ial ®b−L clS¡ h−ål BJu¡S¢V L¡−e ®h¡j g¡V¡l ja m¡−Nz
HC h¤¢T h¡h¡l L¡−e ®Nm ®L¡eJ A−Qe¡ nëz h¡h¡ ®pC n−ël p¤−a¡ d−l Lac§l
k¡−he ®L S¡−ez Bj¡l S−j b¡L¡ nl£l¢V Ahn q−a b¡−Lz j¡ hå clS¡l f¡−n
Hje i¢P−a c¡y¢s−u Lb¡ h−me ®k ¢a¢eC ¢ea¡¿¹ fÐ−u¡S−e clS¡¢V ®i¢S−u
®l−M−Re, ®LE ®eC O−l, L¡lJ b¡L¡l Lb¡ euz j¡'l Lb¡…−m¡ ¢elbÑL, ®kje q¡a
j¤M dCu¡ M¡C−a hC¢m e¡ HqeJ! k¢cJ B¢j Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l M¡Ju¡ c¡Ju¡ ®p−l
A−eL B−NC h−p B¢Rz Bj¡l j¡N−l−hl e¡j¡−Sl pju ®Nm N¡z k¢cJ aMeJ
¢h−Lm g¤−l¡u¢ez h¡h¡ Apj−u h¡¢s H−p AeÉ¢ce ®L ¢L Ll−R a¡C ®c−Me , Bjl¡
fs¡öe¡ Ll¢R ¢L e¡, R¡−c L¡lJ f¡−ul në f¡Ju¡ k¡−µR ¢L e¡, S¡em¡clS¡ ph
p¡yV¡ B−R ¢L e¡, ph ¢WLW¡L ®cM−m Bj¡l fs¡l ®V¢h−ml L¡−R c¡y¢s−u e¡e¡
je£o£l h¡Z£ BJ−s Q−m k¡e ®l¡¢N ®cM−az −p¢ce ®ke ¢a¢e Akb¡C mð¡ pju
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L¡V¡−µRe h¡¢s−az −ke M¡−j¡L¡ q¡yV−Re Ol…−m¡uz HL HL¢V j¤q§a−LJ j−e q−a
b¡−L c£OÑ c£OÑ k¤Nz Ol…−m¡u S¤−a¡l jQjQ në a¤−m ®qy−V hå clS¡¢Vl f¡−n
c¡ys¡−aC j¡ h−me ¢LR¤ M¡Ch¡, M¡h¡l ¢ch? j¡'l H fÐnÀ¢VlJ ®L¡eJ j¡−e qu e¡z H
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pju e¡ c¤f−ll M¡h¡l pju, e¡ l¡−alz h¡h¡ ®L¡eJ Ešl e¡ ¢c−u clS¡¢V d¡‚¡
−cez ®ial ®b−L hå, AbQ h¡¢sl j¡e¤o…−m¡ −LE Ae¤f¢ÙÛa eu, a−h ®ia−l ®L!
fÐnÀ¢V Ah¡¿¹l euz ah¤ fÐnÀ¢V Bj¡l j−e q−a b¡−L ¢ea¡¿¹ Ae¤¢Qaz k¡l C−µR ®p
®ia−l, a¡ ¢c−u h¡h¡l ¢L fÐ−u¡Sez dl¡ k¡L B¢jC ®ial ®b−L clS¡ hå L−l
k¡c¤j−¾œ h¡C−l H−p¢Rz k¡c¤ ®a¡ Hje B−RCz ¢f¢p plL¡l a¡C Ll−aez ý¢X¢eJ
a¡Cz hå h¡−„ ¢e−S−L h¢¾c L−l ®l−MC h¡„¢V ®kje ¢Rm ®ajeC b¡−L, ¢a¢e
BQjL¡ h¡−„l h¡C−lz
     h¡h¡ clS¡u Bh¡lJ d¡‚¡ ¢c−u q¡yL R¡−se, −ia−l ®LX¡?
     j¡ ¢exn−ë p−l k¡e h¡h¡l p¡j−e ®b−Lz ¢LR¤ Bl ay¡l q¡−a ®eC f¡q¡l¡
®cJu¡lz Bj¡l W¡ä¡ nl£l¢Vl qW¡v ®fn¡h f¡uM¡e¡ Q¡−fz alL¡¢l ®f¡s¡ Nå
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®L¡eJ, ese Qse ®eCz hå clS¡ ®b−L h¡h¡l AcjÉ Evp¡−ql B…e HL g¤vL¡−l
¢e¢h−u ®cJu¡l ®L¡eJ pñ¡he¡ Bjl¡ ®LE ®c¢M e¡z h¡h¡ HjeC, ®L¡eJ ¢LR¤l
®no e¡ ®c−M ay¡l n¡¢¿¹ qu e¡z p−¾cq k¢c HLh¡l Ey¢L ®cu, ¢a¢e Hpf¡l Jpf¡l
L−l R¡−se ph¢LR¤lz e¡Ju¡ M¡Ju¡ hå L−l ¢a¢e lq−pÉl SV R¡s¡ez ®ia−l ®L,
h¡h¡l HC fÐ−nÀl Ešl ®cJu¡l SeÉ ®LE °a¢l ®eCz ®ia−l ®L fÐnÀ¢V Hl Jl
¢c−L, Bh¡l h¡a¡−pJ R¤ys−a b¡−Le ¢a¢ez
     L£ clL¡l ¢Rm Ha ¢el£r−Zl, L¤L¤l ®hs¡m Bl c¤−V¡ ®j−u ®k k¡l S¡uN¡ja
B−R, ®j−ul¡ fs¡l ®V¢h−m Bl S¿ºc¤−V¡ h¡l¡¾c¡u, R¡−c −LE q¡yV−R e¡, clS¡
S¡e¡m¡ p¡yV¡ B−Rz j¡J B−Re h¡¢s−a, Hje eu ®k pwp¡l j¡Q¡u a¤−m Q−m ®N−Re
f£lh¡¢sz ®kje Q−m pwp¡l ®ajeC, ®L¡eJ p¤−a¡ f−s ®eC ®L¡b¡J pwn−ulz ah¤,
AL¡l−ZC h¡h¡ ýwL¡l −R¡−se ®ia−l ®L?
     B¢j T¤y−L B¢R HL¢V SÉ¡¢j¢al hC−u, ®ke HL L¢We SÉ¡¢j¢a h¤T−a Bj¡l
pjpÉ¡ q−µR M¤h, Bl ®L ®L¡b¡u ¢L−pl ®ial Hph Bj¡l S¡e¡l Lb¡ eu, Bl
Bj¡l pjuJ ®eC Jp−h ¢g−l a¡L¡−e¡, −ke ýwL¡l¢V ®j¡−VJ Bj¡l L¡−e k¡u¢ez
SÉ¡¢j¢al pjpÉ¡ ¢jj¡wp¡u B¢j HaC hÉÙ¹ ®k L¡lJ ¢c−L ®L¡eJ ®Q¡M e¡ ®g−m,
L¡lJ ®L¡eJ ýwL¡l L¡−e ®f±y−R¢e Hi¡−h â¦a ®qy−V k¡C −N¡pmM¡e¡l ¢c−Lz ®ke
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−N¡pmM¡e¡¢V H j¤q−aѧ Bj¡l ¢hoj fÐ−u¡Se, j¡b¡u −k−qa¤ SÉ¡¢j¢al S¢Vma¡,
Q¡y¢c−a Sm ®Y−m a¡l SV M¤m−a q−hz clS¡ Hy−V B¢j hs HL¢V nÄ¡p ®g¢mz
h¡¢s−a L£ OVe¡ OV−a k¡−µR, a¡ LÒfe¡ Ll¡l p¡qp h¡ n¢š² B¢j Ae¤ih L¢l,
®eC Bj¡lz k¡ ¢LR¤ O−V, ®Q¡−Ml Bs¡−m OV¤Lz ¢L¿º f¡¢m−u h¡yQ¡ Bj¡l f−r pñh
q−h ®Le! Bj¡l clS¡uJ n¡h−ml ®L¡f f−sz clS¡ ®M¡m, clS¡ ®M¡m!
     −h¢l−u H−mC ¢Qa¡l ja ®Q−f d−le h¡h¡, JC O−ll ®ia−l ®LX¡?
     h¡h¡l l¦âj§¢aÑ ®c−M nÄ¡p hå L−l c¡y¢s−u b¡¢L c¡¢N Bp¡¢jl jaz ®ke Afl¡d
Bj¡lz ®ke hå Ol¢Vl ph c¡¢uaÅ HL¡ Bj¡lz h¡h¡ Bj¡−L j¤−W¡l ®ial ¢e−u
c¡f¡e p¡l¡ h¡l¡¾c¡, Sh¡h ay¡l Q¡Cz a¡ eC−m iuwLl ®L¡eJ L¡ä OV¡−he Hr¤¢Zz
     ®no fkÑ¿¹ L¡−m¡ j¤−Ml, ¢ge¢g−e Q¤−ml, −iy¡a¡ e¡−Ll j¡ œ¡a¡l i§¢jL¡u
e¡−jez h¡h¡l ®R¡hm ®b−L Bj¡−L R¡¢s−u ¢e−u ¢q−j X¤−h b¡L¡ Nm¡u h−me–
L¡j¡m BC−R hE ¢eu¡z hE j¤pmj¡e qC−Rz
   –¢L? ¢L LCm¡? ®L BC−R? h¡h¡ fÐnÀ L−le MeM−e Nm¡uz
   –L¡j¡mz L¡j¡m BC−Rz j¡ Bh¡l h−mez
   –L¡j¡m ®LX¡? ®L¡eJ L¡j¡m−l B¢j ¢Q¢e e¡z hm−a hm−a h¡h¡ R¤−V B−pe
hå clS¡l p¡j−ez p¡l¡ h¡¢s L¡y¢f−u NSÑe ®a¡−me – Hr¤¢Z J−c−l h¡Cl Ll
Bj¡l h¡p¡ ®bCL¡z Hr¤¢Zz Hr¤¢Zz
    B¢j h¡l¡¾c¡u c¡y¢s−u aMeJz q¡a f¡ Bh¡l Ahn q−a öl¦ L−l−Rz
    h¡h¡l aSÑ¢e aMeJ L¡−m¡ gV−Ll ¢c−L EyQ¤ L−l dl¡z
    ®fR−el clS¡ M¤−m −R¡Vc¡ hEHl q¡a d−l ®c±−s¡−a b¡−Le L¡−m¡ gV−Ll
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    Cú¤m ®b−L ¢g−l S¡j¡ L¡fs hcm Ll−a ¢N−u ®c¢M n¡c¡ f¡S¡j¡ l−š² m¡mz
−Le! L¡Vm ¢LR¤−a! −L¡b¡u ®L−V−R! L¡V¡l ®a¡ Lb¡ eu! hÉb¡ ®a¡ m¡N−R e¡! L£
qm! i−u h¤L L¡yf−R aMe Bj¡lz Ha lš² ®h−l¡−µR, B¢j Bh¡l j−l k¡¢µR e¡
®a¡!
    −c±−s, j¡ g¤mL¢f a¤m¢R−me ph¢Sl h¡N¡e ®b−L, ay¡l ®L¡−ml j−dÉ j¤M X¤¢h−u
Nm¡ ®R−s L¡y¢cz
    –J j¡−N¡, Bj¡l nl£l L¡CV¡ ®N−Rz pj¡−e lš² h¡l qCa¡−Rz
    –LC L¡V−R! LC! j¡ −L¡m ®b−L Bm−a¡ q¡−a Bj¡−L ®a¡−mez
    B¢j am−f−Vl ¢e−Q BP¤m e¡j¡−a b¡¢Lz
    j¡ h−me, j¡b¡u q¡a h¤¢m−u– L¡C¾c e¡z
    B¢j N¡−m e¡j¡ ®Q¡−Ml Sm j¤−R h¢m, ®XVm a¤m¡ ¢eu¡ B−p¡ a¡s¡a¡¢sz
    j¡ −q−p h−me – L¡¾c¡l ¢LR¤ e¡Cz ¢WL qCu¡ k¡Chz
    lš² ®h−l¡−µR Bj¡l N¡ ®b−L, Bl j¡'l j¤−M c¤¢ÕQ¿¹¡l ®mn ®eCz ¢a¢e c¤−V¡
g¤mL¢f q¡−a ¢e−u O−l Y¤L−mez Bj¡l ra M¤y−S a¤−m¡u ®XVm ®j−M, k¡ pQl¡Ql
L−le, hÉ¡−äS Ll−me e¡z hlw −W¡y−Vl ®L¡−Z Q¡f¡ q¡¢p T¤¢m−u, g¤mL¢fl h¡m¤
−T−s hm−m–a¤¢j HMe hs qCRz hs ®j−u−cl HC…m¡ quz
    –HC…m¡ qu j¡−e? ®L¡e…m¡? j¡'l Q¡f¡ q¡¢pl ¢c−L OªZ¡ R¤y−s h¢mz
    –HC lš² k¡Ju¡z H−l pË¡h Luz q¡−uS Luz fÐ−aÉL j¡−pC HClLj qu
®j−u−clz Bj¡lJ quz j¡ −q−p h−mez
    –Cu¡p¢j−elJ qu! E¢àNÀ B¢j, ¢S−‘p L¢lz
    –Jl HMeJ qu e¡z a¤j¡l ja hs qC−m JlJ qChz
    qW¡v HL ¢h−L−m B¢j, Hi¡−h, hs q−u ®Nm¡jz j¡ Bj¡−L h−me – a¤¢j HMe
Bl ®R¡V e¡z a¤¢j HMe ®R¡V−cl ja ®Mm¡d¤m¡ Ll¡, h¡C−l k¡Ju¡ HCph Ll−a
f¡lh¡ e¡z hs ®j−u−cl ja O−l b¡Lh¡z −c±s¡Ch¡ e¡, n¡¿¹ qCu¡ b¡Lh¡z
f¤l¦o−m¡−Ll p¡j−e k¡Ch¡ e¡z
    j¡ ay¡l f¤−l¡−e¡ HL¢V n¡¢s ¢Ry−s V¤L−l¡ L−l, V¤L−l¡…−m¡ i¡yS L−l Bj¡l
q¡−a ¢c−me, f¡S¡j¡l HL¢V ¢g−aJ ¢c−mez hm−me, Nñ£l j¤−M, Q¡f¡ q¡¢p¢V −e−j
®N−R ®W¡yV ®h−u, −f−V ¢ga¡V¡ nš² LCl¡ h¡Cå¡ a¡lf−l HC i¡yS Ll¡ L¡fsV¡
¢ga¡l c¤C¢c−L …C”¡ l¡Mh¡z lš² Tlh ¢ae ¢ce, Q¡Cl f¡yQ ¢ceJ Tl−a f¡−lz
X−ll ¢LµR¤ e¡Cz ph¡lC qu j¡z HCV¡ M¤h ü¡i¡¢hLz HC L¡fs l−š² ¢iCS¡ ®N−m
HCV¡ dCu¡ m¡Cs¡ ¢ch¡, B−lLV¡ flh¡z M¤h ®N¡f−e ph Llh¡, ®LE ®ke e¡ ®c−Mz
HC…m¡ nl−jl ¢S¢epz L¡E−l LC−a qu e¡z


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    Bj¡l iu q−a b¡−Lz H ®Lje Aá¤a L¡ä ®k lš² Tl−h nl£l ®b−L, a¡J fТa
j¡−p! ®Le ®R−m−cl OV−h e¡ hÉf¡l¢Vz ®Le ®j−u−cl ®Lhm! ®LeC h¡ Bj¡l!
Bõ¡qa¡u¡m¡l ja fÐLª¢aJ ¢L HL−Q¡M¡! ¢e−S−L qW¡v j−e qu B¢j ®ke HMe j¡
M¡m¡−cl ja hs q−u ®N¢R, Bj¡l Bl f¤a¤m ®Mm¡l hup ®eCz Bj¡l Bl M¤ep¤¢V
Ll¡l hup ®eC, Bj¡−L HMe n¡¢s f−l l¡yd¡h¡s¡ Ll−a q−h, j¿ÛlN¢a−a Qm−a
q−h, ¢eQ¤Nm¡u Lb¡ hm−a q−hz B¢j HMe hsz ®N¡õ¡R¤−Vl j¡W ®b−L, H‚¡−c¡‚¡l
Ol ®b−L ®LE −ke Bj¡−L O¡s d¡‚¡ ¢c−u ®hl L−l ¢cmz B¢j Bl B−Nl ®pC
B¢j eCz B¢j AeÉ B¢j, i£oZ ¢hivp B¢jz −kV¤L¤ ü¡d£ea¡ A¢h¢nø ¢Rm, a¡J
E−s ®Nm ¢e−j−o a¤−m¡l ja q¡Ju¡uz B¢j ¢L ®L¡eJ c¤xüfÀ ®cM¢R! e¡¢L k¡
OV−R, j¡ k¡ hm−Re, ph p¢aÉ! k¢c phC c¤xüfÀ qa, k¢c O¤j −b−L ®S−N E−W
®cMa¡j ®kje ¢Rm¡j, ®ajeC B¢R! Bq¡, ®aje qu e¡ ®Le! j−e j−e fÊhm C−µR
L¢l ®ke HC lš²f¡a ¢j−bÉ qu! −ke H ®pËg c¤OÑVe¡ qu, nl£−ll ®ia−l ®L¡eJ
®N¡fe ra ®b−L lš²f¡a qu, H¢VC fÐbj Bl H¢VC ®ke ®no quz ®ke n¡¢sl
V¤−L−l¡…−m¡ j¡'®L ¢g¢l−u ¢c−u hm−a f¡¢l, ®p−l ®N−Rz
    −N¡pmM¡e¡l ®cu¡−m j¡b¡ W¤−L ®L¡eJ k¿»Z¡l ®h¡d qu e¡z nl£l HL¢V h¡qe
j¡œ, lš²¡š² HL¢V q©cu hqe L−l Q−m¢R H−az h¤−Ll −ial L−øl e¤¢sf¡bl S−j
S−j f¡q¡s q−a b¡−Lz q¡−a dl¡ j¡'l ®cJu¡ n¡¢sl V¤L−l¡z Bj¡l ¢eu¢a d−l
B¢R B¢j q¡−az HL−Q¡M¡ L¤v¢pa ¢eu¢az
    j¡ ®N¡pmM¡e¡l clS¡u ®V¡L¡ ¢c−u Q¡f¡ ü−l h−me L£ qC−R, ®c¢l Ll LÉ¡e!
®kj−e LC¢R Aj−e LCl¡ a¡s¡a¡¢s h¡l qJz
    j¡'¢L Bj¡−L L¡yc−a ¢c−aJ Q¡e e¡ p¡d ¢j¢V−u! m‹¡u j¤M ®Y−L L¡yc−a,
                           y
Afj−e ¢hhZÑ q−a! k¿»Z¡u L¤L−s ®k−a BnwL¡u! j¡'l Jfl l¡N qu Bj¡lz
h¡¢sl ph¡l JflC, ®ke ph¡l HL ®N¡fe osk−¿»l ¢nL¡l B¢jz Bj¡−LC ®h−R
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®eJu¡ qu BÙ¹¡L¤y−s R¤−s ®gm−az N¡ ®b−L c¤NÑå ®h−l¡u Bj¡lCz N¡−u f¡−u
phÑe¡n k¢c L¡lJ S¢s−u b¡−L, ®p Bj¡lCz HC −Rys¡−M¡ys¡ Bj¡lz L£ L−l HC
N¡ ¢l ¢l Ll¡ OVe¡¢V B¢j m¤¢L−u l¡Mh! L£ L−l B¢j q¡yVh, ®c±−s¡h, k¢c ®LE
®S−e ®g−m Bj¡l f¡S¡j¡l a−m aÉ¡e¡ m¤¢L−u B−R, Bl ®pC aÉ¡e¡ Q¤f−p B−R
l−š²z ¢e−S−L hs ®Oæ¡ m¡−Nz ®Oæ¡u b¤b¤ R¤y¢s ¢e−Sl N¡−uz B¢j HMe p¡LÑ¡−pl
LÓ¡Ee R¡s¡ ¢LR¤ eCz B¢j HMe Bl A¡l ph¡l ja eCz AeÉlLjz ¢h¢nÐlLjz
Bj¡l ®ial ®N¡fe HL Ap¤M B−Rz ®k Ap¤M LMeJ p¡−l e¡z

    H ®L ¢L hs qJu¡ h−m! B¢j mr L¢l B¢j ®kje ¢Rm¡j, ®ajeC l−u ®N¢Rz
Bj¡l aMeJ ®c±−s ®N¡õ¡R¤V ®Mm−a i¡m m¡−N ¢L¿º j¡ Øfø h−m ¢c−u−Re – m¡g
¢c¢h e¡, ®c±s¡¢h e¡, a¤C HMe Bl ®R¡V e¡z j¡−W c¡ys¡−m j¡ −My¢L−u J−We, O−ll
¢ia−l Bu, AeÉ h¡¢sl R¡c ®bCL¡ ®hX¡l¡ a¡L¡Cu¡ lC−Rz
   –a¡−a ¢L j¡! ®LE a¡L¡C−m ®c¡o ¢L! jÔ¡e ü−l h¢mz
   –a¤C hs qCu¡ ®NRpz Ap¤¢hd¡ B−Rz

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    ¢L Ap¤¢hd¡? a¡ LMeJ j¡'l L¡−R S¡e−a f¡¢l¢ez h¡C−ll f¤l¦o œ²jn Bj¡l
SeÉ ¢e¢oÜ q−u k¡−µRz Bj¡−L Bs¡m Ll¡l, Bhªa Ll¡l −Mm¡u j¡ ¢hoj ®j−a
J−Wez j¡j¡l¡ hå¤ ¢e−u ®hs¡−a H−m j¡ Bj¡−L ®W−m f¡W¡e ®ia−ll O−lz B¢j
®ke j¡j¡l hå¤−cl ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e e¡ f¢sz œ²jn AØfªnÉ q−u EW−a b¡¢Lz
    j¡'l Bmj¡¢l−a Q¡¢h M¤yS−a ¢N−u q¡a ®m−N¢Rm ®L¡l¡e n¢l−gl Jfl, j¡ R¤−V
H−me – e¡f¡L nC−m ®L¡l¡e n¢lg dl¢h e¡z
    –e¡f¡L nl£l j¡−e? ®a−a¡ Nm¡u h¢mz
    –q¡−uS qC−m nCm e¡f¡L b¡−Lz aMe Bõ¡ql L¡m¡j −R¡yu¡ ¢e−odz e¡j¡S
®l¡S¡ Ll¡ ¢e−odz
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    j¡ L¤Ll−L h−me e¡f¡Lz a¡q−m −j−ul¡J pju pju e¡f¡L qu! Ak¤ Ll−m
ph¡C f¡L q−a f¡−l, Ga¤pС−hl ®j−ul¡ R¡s¡z c¤NÑå HL ®X¡h¡u f−s¢R B¢j,
Bj¡l Q¤−ml XN¡ ®b−L f¡−ul BP¤m Ah¢c ®e¡wl¡z ®Oæ¡u Bj¡l h¢j B−pz ¢e−Sl
Jfl ®Oæ¡z l−š²l aÉ¡e¡ d¤−a ¢N−u EN−m B−p ®f−Vl e¡¢sz Hl ®Q−u ¢SÅ−el
h¡a¡p m¡N−m ®h¡dqu i¡m ¢Rm, i¡¢hz HC ®e¡wl¡, eø, e¡f¡L hÉ¡f¡l¢V−L f¤−o
l¡M−a qu j−el HL¢V ®L±−V¡u, ®L±V¡¢V−L f¤−l l¡M−a qu j¡¢Vl a−m, ®k j¡¢V−a
L¡lJ f¡ f−s e¡z
    Bj¡l q¡yV−a iu qu, c¡ys¡−a iu quz p¡l¡rZ BnwL¡ L¢l, HC h¤¢T aÉ¡e¡
®h¢l−u Hm h¡C−lz V¤f L−l Bm−N¡−R f−s ®Nm Oli¢aÑ j¡e¤−ol p¡j−ez HC h¤¢T
®S−e ®Nm ph¡Cz HC h¤¢T ®j−T ®i−p ®Nm fQ¡ l−š²z HC h¤¢T W¡ W¡ n−ë ®q−p
EWm j¡e¤oz H Bj¡l nl£l, H nl£l Bj¡−LC Afj¡e Ll−Rz Bj¡−LC ¢c−el
B−m¡u ecÑj¡u Q¤−h¡−µRz
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    c¤f−ll L¡W g¡V¡ ®l¡−c c¡y¢s−u ®b−LJ f¡¢l e¡ S¡j¡ M¤−m ®gm−az h¤−Ll j−dÉ
hs q−µR L¡S¤h¡c¡−jl ja Ù¹ez nl£l ®b−L L¤mL¤m L−l ®pСa hC−R l−š²lz B¢j
¢hjoÑ ö−u b¡¢L ¢hR¡e¡uz
    ¢ae¢c−el lš²f¡−a B¢j kMe LÓ¡¿¹, ¢hdÄÙ¹, ¢hR¡e¡u jª−al ja ®n¡u¡, h¡h¡
−c−M, ®Q¡M Lf¡−m a¤−m h¤−e¡ o¡y−sl ja ®a−s B−pe,
    –¢L hÉ¡f¡l A−hm¡u öCu¡ lCRp ®Le! EW¢m HMeJ! ¢nN¢l fs−a hpz
    nl£l ®V−e a¤−m fs¡l −V¢h−m h¢pz h¡h¡ dj−L h−me – Ha B−Ù¹ Qmp LÉ¡e!
nC−m ®S¡l e¡Cz i¡a M¡p e¡!
   j¡ Bh¡lJ ®pC œ¡a¡l i§¢jL¡uz h¡h¡−L ®X−L ¢e−u k¡e AeÉ O−l, AeÉ Ol¢V
¢WL Bj¡l O−ll h¡yf¡−nl Ol¢Vz Ol¢V ®b−L ®cu¡m g¤y−s ¢qp ¢qp ¢gp ¢gp në
B−p, n−ël BN¡u h¡yd¡ AcªnÉ B…ez Bj¡l L¡e f¤−s ®k−a b¡−L ®p B…−ez
−j−m l¡M¡ hC−ul Arl…−m¡ T¡fp¡ q−a b¡−Lz B…−e f¤s−a b¡−L Bj¡l hC
M¡a¡, ®fe¢pm phz p¡l¡ j¤−M qmL¡ m¡−N B…−elz
   h¡h¡ AeÉ Ol ®b−L H−p ¢exn−ë Bj¡l L¡y−d q¡a e¡¢L Q¡h¤L S¡¢e e¡, ®l−M
h−me, ¢hnСj ¢e−a Q¡C−m ®eJz öCu¡ b¡−L¡ ¢LR¤rZz f−l fs−a hJz k¡J,
¢hR¡e¡u k¡Jz ¢hnС−jlJ clL¡l B−R nl£−llz ¢eÕQuC B−Rz HCSeÉ L¤ñL−ZÑl

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ja p¡l¡¢ce O¤j¡C−m Bl BCmp¡l ja öCu¡ b¡L−m a Qm−h e¡z a¤j¡l HLV¡
BCmp¡ i¡C B−R e¡! −e¡j¡ez Jl BCmp¡¢jl SeÉ J ®mM¡fs¡ Ll−a f¡lm e¡z
®cM e¡ R¡CLm¤¢S f−sz L£ R¡a¡ f−s Bj¡l! fCs¡ H−Lh¡−l l¡SÉ n¡pe Llh!
   Bj¡−L ®Qu¡l ®b−L ®V−e a¤−m ¢hR¡e¡u öC−u ®ce h¡h¡z ¢nu−l h−p j¡b¡u
q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢c−a ¢c−a – S¡e a, h¡h¡ h−me, Bj¡l HMe p¿¹¡e hm−a c¤CV¡
®j−uCz ®a¡jl¡C Bj¡l h¤−Ll dez ®a¡jl¡C Bj¡l ilp¡, Bj¡l hy¡Q¡l Bn¡z
®a¡j¡−c−l j¡e¤o LCl¡ k¡C−a f¡l−mC Bj¡l S£h−e n¡¢¿¹ qChz a¤jl¡ k¢c Bj¡−l
Lø ®cJ, Bj¡l BaÈqaÉ¡ Ll¡ R¡s¡ Bl ®L¡eJ Ef¡u b¡L−h e¡z nl£lV¡ LÓ¡¿¹
m¡N−m HLV¤ ¢hnСj ¢eh¡z Bh¡l i¡m ®h¡d Ll−m ECW¡ fs−a hph¡z Lu e¡,
nl£−ll e¡j jq¡nu, k¡ pJu¡h¡, a¡C pu! a¤j¡−cl M¡Ju¡ fl¡ ®L¡e¢LR¤lC Ai¡h
B¢j l¡¢M e¡Cz ®Le! ®ke W¡CpÉ¡ ®mM¡fs¡ LCl¡ j¡e¤o qC−a f¡lz R¡œS£h−e
AdÉueC HLj¡œ afpÉ¡z a¡lf−l dl LjÑS£he, aqe LjÑ Llh¡z Bl LjÑS£h−el
f−l B−p qCm Ahpl S£he, aqe Ahpl ¢eh¡, LjÑ ®bCL¡ Ahplz ph¢LR¤lC
HLV¡ ¢euj B−Rz B−R e¡!
   h¡h¡ ay¡l MpM−p BP¤−m Bj¡l Q¤m ByQ−s O¡−sl ®fR−e S−s¡ L−lez
hÉ¡LhС−nl h¡h¡ Q¤m Lf¡−m Bp¡ pC−a f¡−le e¡, ¢e−Sl ®kje eu, A−eÉlJ euz
B−NJ ®c−M¢R, ay¡l Bcl j¡−e Q¤m ®fR−e p¢l−u ®cJu¡z Bq! Ha l¦r L¡lJ
q¡a q−a f¡−l! MpM−p BP¤m…−m¡ Bj¡l ¢f−W ®c±−s¡uz Bcl eu −a¡ H ®ke
T¡j¡ O−p Bj¡l Q¡js¡ a¤m−Re N¡−ulz

    Ga¤pË¡h qm Bl d¤−m¡−Mm¡ ®R−s Nñ£l j¤−M h−p b¡Lh O−l, H Bj¡l j−e d−l
e¡z hs nM ¢Rm hs q−a, aa hs q−a −k clS¡l ¢pV¢L¢el e¡N¡m f¡hz HMe
HL¡C B¢j f¡−ul BP¤−m il ®l−M ¢pV¢L¢e M¤m−a f¡¢lz ¢L¿º HC lš²f¡a Bj¡−L
Ha hs L−l ®cu, Ha Bs¡m L−l ®cu ph¡l, ®k, Bj¡l iu q−a b¡−Lz j¡
Bj¡−L HN¡−l¡ hRl hu−p S−¾jl ja q¡gfÉ¡¾V R¡¢s−u ¢c−u ¢e−S q¡−a f¡S¡j¡
h¡¢e−u ¢c−u−Re fl¡lz h¡−l¡ hR−l H−m h−m−Re Jse¡ fs−a, Bj¡l WÉ¡w hs
q−µR, h¤L hs q−µR p¤al¡w hs qJu¡ ¢S¢ep…−m¡ Bs¡m L−l l¡M−a q−hz B¢j k¢c
Hph e¡ f¢l, ®m¡−L Bj¡−L ®hnlj −hm¡S hm−hz pj¡−S ®LE ®hnlj ®j−u−cl
fR¾c L−l e¡z k¡−cl m¡S m‹¡ B−R, a¡−cl i¡m ¢h−u quz Bj¡lJ, j¡'l Bn¡,
i¡m ¢h−u q−hz hC−ul ®f¡L¡ jja¡l ¢h−u q−u ®N−R L'¢ce B−Nz J−L ¢S−‘p
L−l¢Rm¡j, a¤¢j ¢L ®Qe, k¡l p¡−b a¤j¡l ¢h−u qCa¡−R?
    jja¡ e¡ h−m−R, ®Q−e e¡z
    q¡¢a Q−s ®p ®m¡L jja¡l ¢h−u−a H−p¢Rmz p¡l¡ nql ®c−M−R q¡¢a−a h−p hl
k¡−µR ¢h−u Ll−az ®k±a¤L ¢e−u−R A−Ym, p¡a i¢l ®p¡e¡, ¢a¢ln q¡S¡l V¡L¡,
®l¢XJ, q¡aO¢sz q¡¢al ¢f−W Q¢s−u jja¡−L ®p a¡l h¡¢s ¢e−u ®N−Rz
    jja¡ HMe ®b−L nÄölh¡¢sl ®m¡L−cl ®cM¡öe¡ Ll−hz ®mM¡fs¡l f¡V Q¤−L−R
Jlz Jl hC fs¡l nM−L −Ty¢V−u ¢h−cu Ll−h q¡¢a Qs¡ ®m¡L¢Vz

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    Ga¤pË¡−hl dLm e¡ −f¡q¡−aC NË¡−jl HL q¡¢hmc¡l ®m¡L hs HL l¦C j¡R ¢e−u
Bj¡−cl h¡¢s H−p h¡h¡−L hm−me ¢a¢e ay¡l ®R−ml p−‰ h¡h¡l hs LeÉ¡l ¢h−u
¢c−a Q¡ez ö−e, ®m¡L¢Vl q¡−a j¡R¢V −gla ¢c−u L¡−m¡ gVL ®c¢M−u ¢c−u−Re
h¡h¡, Bl HL¢V në EµQ¡lZ e¡ L−l ®ke ®m¡L¢V ®h¢l−u k¡e h¡¢s ®b−Lz
    j¡ Ap−¿¹¡o ü−l ®Y−m h¡h¡−L h−m−Re, Hje Ll−m Qmh! ®j−u−l ¢L ¢hu¡ ¢ch¡
e¡! ®j−u a hs qC−Rz HC hu−pC ¢hu¡ qCu¡ k¡Ju¡ i¡m¡z
    j¡'®L Bl ANËpl q−a e¡ ¢c−u h¡h¡ h−me–Bj¡l ®j−u−l Lqe ¢hu¡ ¢c−a
qCh, ®pCX¡ B¢j h¤T¡jz a¤j¡l j¡aî¢l Ll−a qCh e¡z ®j−u Bj¡l ®mM¡fs¡
Lla¡−Rz X¡š²¡l qChz Bj¡l ja Hj ¢h ¢h Hp X¡š²¡l e¡z Hg Bl ¢p Hp
X¡š²¡lz Jl ¢hu¡ ¢eu¡ Bl L¤−e¡ Lb¡ ®ke B¢j ö¢e e¡z
    L¡e ®f−a h¡h¡l Lb¡…−m¡ ö−e, h¡h¡l Jfl Bj¡l ph l¡N Sm q−u k¡uz
h¡h¡−L C−µR L−l ¢e−Sl q¡−a HL NÔ¡p ®mh¤l nlha h¡¢e−u ¢cC, h¡h¡l ¢eÕQu
®aø¡ ®f−u−Rz ¢L¿º h¡h¡ e¡ X¡L−m ay¡l L¡−R ®is¡l, e¡ Q¡C−m ¢LR¤ ®cJu¡l
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A−iÉp Bj¡l ®eCz B¢j A−iÉ−pl −M¡mp g¤−s ®h−l¡−a f¡¢l e¡z

   j¡, B¢j mr L¢l, Bj¡l hs qJu¡ ¢ho−u ¢hoj EµRÆ¢paz h¡S¡l ®b−L HL¢V
L¡−m¡ ®h¡lM¡ ¢L−e H−e Bj¡−L hm−me – ®cM ®a¡ j¡, HC ®h¡lM¡V¡ ¢LCe¡
Bem¡j a¤j¡l SeÉz fCl¡ ®cM ®a¡ m¡−N ¢L e¡z
  Afj¡−e B¢j m¡m q−u E¢Wz h¢m – ¢L LJ! Bj¡−l ®h¡lM¡ fl−a LJ!
  –a¡C ®a¡z hs qCRp e¡z hs qC−m ®j−u−c−l ®h¡lM¡ fl−a quz
   j¡ ®h¡lM¡¢V q¡−a ¢e−u a¡l ¯cOÑfÐÙÛ j¡f−a j¡f−a h−mez
   –e¡ B¢j ®h¡lM¡ flh e¡z nš² Nm¡u h¢mz
   –a¤C j¤pmj¡e e¡! j¤pmj¡e ®j−u−c−l fcÑ¡ Ll¡l Lb¡ Bõ¡q a¡u¡m¡ ¢e−S
hm−Rez j¡ ®j¡m¡−uj L−˜ h−mez
   –a¡ hm¤L ¢Nu¡z B¢j ®h¡lM¡ ¢LR¤−aC flh e¡z h¢mz
   –gS¢ml ph…m¡ ®j−u L£ p¤¾cl ®h¡lM¡ f−lz La i¡m ®j−u Jl¡z a¤¢jJ a
i¡m ®j−uz ®h¡lM¡ fl−m j¡e−o LCh ®j−uV¡ La mrÈ£z
   ¢f−W q¡a h¤¢m−u ¢c−a ¢c−a h−me j¡z ¢f−W Eo· ØfnÑ fs−m B¢j ®j¡−jl ja
N−m k¡Cz ¢L¿º BS Bj¡¡−L Nm−m Qm−h e¡z Bj¡−L e¡ hm¡ ¢nM−a q−hz j−e
j−e BJs¡C në¢V – e¡z
   –e¡z
   –¢L fl¢h e¡? j¡ ®r−f J−Wez
   –e¡ a LCm¡jz j¡'l e¡N¡m ®b−L ¢RV−L p−l h¢mz
   j¡ ®k q¡a¢V ¢f−W h¤−m¡¢µR−me, −p¢V ¢c−uC b¡ès L−o ¢f−W h−me–a¤C
S¡q¡æ¡−j k¡C¢hz B¢j a−l LCu¡ ¢cm¡j a¤C S¡q¡æ¡−j k¡C¢hz al j¢a N¢a Bj¡l
i¡m¡ ®WLa¡−R e¡z eJjq−m Ha ¢eu¡ ®Nm¡j, a¡lflJ al ®Q¡M M¤mm e¡z ®cM¢m
e¡ ®Q¡−Ml p¡j−e, al hup£, Hje ¢L al ®R¡Vl¡J ®h¡lM¡ f−lz L£ p¤¾cl m¡−N

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J−c−lz e¡j¡S ®l¡S¡ L−lz a¤C ka hs qCa¡Rp, e¡j¡S ®l¡k¡ ph R¡sa¡Rpz al
Lf¡−m S¡q¡æ¡j ®mM¡ B−Rz
    j¡ b¡f−s Bj¡l ¢fW m¡m L−l ¢ce, ®h¡lM¡ B¢j fsh e¡z O¡s …y−S h¢p H−p
fs¡l −V¢h−mz hC p¡j−e ¢e−u h−p b¡L¡ ®Lhm, Arl…−m¡ nL¤¢el X¡e¡l a−m
Y¡L¡z
    j¡ bfbf L−l q¡y−Ve h¡l¡¾c¡uz Bj¡l Ol¢V −ial-h¡l¡¾c¡l m¡−N¡u¡z ®ke
öe−a f¡C, j¡ h−me –Bp−m J qC−R HLV¡ ¢js¢js¡ nua¡ez ®cM−m j−e qu
¢LµR¤ h¤−T e¡, j¡ h¡−f k¡ Lu, a¡C ®n¡−ez Bp−m e¡z H Bj¡l j¤−M j¤−M aLÑ
L−lz Bl ®LE a Hje L−l e¡z H Ha p¡qp f¡u ®L¡−›L¡z h¡−fl ja j¡Cl¡
Q¡js¡ a¤ma¡j k¢c ¢f−Wl, a¡C−m phC öeaz p¤S¡ BP¤−m ¢O E−W e¡z
    h¡yL¡ BP¤−m ¢O JW¡−e¡l pju j¡ Bl j¡ b¡−Le e¡, X¡C¢e q−u k¡ez Ha
¢h¢µR¢l m¡−N j¡'−L ®cM−a aMez j−eC qu e¡ HC j¡ Bj¡−L j¤−M a¤−m Bcl L−l
M¡Ju¡®ae, Rs¡N¡e ®nM¡®ae, HC j¡ l¡a ®S−N h−p b¡−Le N¡−u SÅl q−mz d¤−m¡l
ja ¢j−n ®k−a b¡¢L j¡¢V−a, Bj¡l q¡−s l−š² j¡w−p ®œ²¡d Sj¡ q−a b¡−L q£−ll
LZ¡l jaz
     C−µR qu ¢ho ®M−u j−l k¡Cz H−Lh¡−l j−l k¡Cz SNa hs ¢eù¤l, HC SN−a
®j−u q−u S¾j −eJu¡l ®Q−u j−l k¡Ju¡ ®Yl i¡mz f¢œL¡u f−s¢R HL ®j−u qW¡v
®p¢ce ®R−m q−u ®N−Rz hs C−µR L−l Bj¡l, qW¡v HL¢ce O¤j ®b−L E−W ®cM−a
®R−m q−u ®N¢Rz ®L¡eJ ®hYf j¡wp ¢fä ®eC h¤−Lz ¢ge¢g−e n¡VÑ f−l ®kje C−µR
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O¤−l ®hs¡hz ¯V °V L−l nql O¤−l, ¢p−ej¡ ®c−M, ¢h¢s g¤−L h¡¢s ¢glh l¡−az j¡−Rl
ph−Q−u hs V¤L−l¡¢V j¡ a¤−m ®c−he f¡−a, B¢j ®R−m h−m, hw−nl h¡¢a h−mz
®R−m−cl p¡a M¤e j¡f j¡'l L¡−Rz −LE Bj¡−L h¤−Ll Jfl Jse¡ T¤−m¡−a hm−h
e¡, ®h¡lM¡ fl−a hm−h e¡, Bj¡l R¡−c JW¡, S¡e¡m¡u c¡ys¡−e¡, h¡¢s−a hå¤ ¢e−u
B—¡ ®cJu¡, kMe M¤¢n ®h¢l−u k¡Ju¡u L¡lJ ¢LR¤ hm¡l b¡L−h e¡z
     ¢L¿º ®L Bj¡−L ®R−m L−l ®c−h! Bj¡l ¢e−Sl p¡dÉ ®eC ¢e−S−L ®R−m Ll¡lz
L¡l L¡−R fСbÑe¡ Llh, HL Bõ¡ql L¡−RC fСbÑe¡ L−l j¡e¤o! Bõ¡q R¡s¡ BlJ
®LE k¢c b¡La fСbÑe¡ Ll¡l! ¢q¾c¤−cl ¢ae−L¡¢V ®cha¡l L¡−R Llh! ®cha¡l¡
Bj¡l Lb¡ öe−he ®Le, B¢j ®a¡ ¢q¾c¤ eCz Bl Bõ¡ql L¡−R A−eL −Q−u
®c−M¢R, Bõ¡q ®j¡−VJ a¡ ¢c−a S¡−ee e¡z Bõ¡q hÉ¡f¡l¢V −eq¡a g¡ma¤z L¡lJ
L¡−R fСbÑe¡ e¡ L−l Bj¡l C−µRl Lb¡¢V ¢e−S−L h¢mz qu jl e¡ qu ®R−m q−u
k¡J qW¡v, h¡lh¡l h¢mz h¡h¡ h−me, C−µR Ll−mC e¡¢L ph quz B¢j a¡C q©c−ul
pjÙ¹ n¢š² ¢c−u C−µR L¢lz Bj¡l ®ial h¡¢ql, Bj¡l f¡f f¤ZÉ, ph −Y−m C−µR
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g¤mh¡q¡¢l


    −R−m q−u JW¡l C−µR Bj¡l ®p¢ce j−l ¢N−u¢Rm, ®k¢ce C−µRu BµRæ B¢j
®cMm¡j g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ H−p−R AhL¡−nz q¡¢—p¡lz L¡−jm¡ ®l¡−N jl−a h−p¢Rm,
f£lg¢L−ll ®c¡u¡u e¡¢L ®hy−Q−Rz L¡¢qm¡−L ®LE Bl L¡−S l¡−M e¡z Hl Jl h¡¢s
Q¡m X¡m ¢i−r L−l ®p Q−mz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ kMe f¡LO−ll h¡l¡¾c¡u df¡p L−l
hpm, Bl JW¡l pju h¡l¡¾c¡l b¡−j il L−l c¡ys¡m, Ha LÓ¡¿¹ ®k S£h−el i¡l
Bl ®p hqe Ll−a f¡l−R e¡z Bj¡l ®c−M j−e qu S£he L¡y−d H−p h−p pju
pju, H−L ¢f−W T¤¢m−u hýc§l q¡yV−a nl£l je p¡u ®cu e¡z
    −pC g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡, OpOp Opppp n−ë jnm¡ h¡Va e¡¢e−cl f¡LO−lz
OpOp Oppppz OpOp Oppppz në¢V B¢j ®ke ö¢e kMe f¡ ®V−e −V−e
−hmN¡−Rl am ¢c−u −p −qy−V Q−m k¡¢µRmz −L¡b¡u k¡¢µRm ®L S¡−e, a¡l ®fRe
®fRe ®c±−s Bj¡l ®cM¡ qu¢e ®p k¡−µR ®L¡b¡u, H SN−al ®L¡b¡u a¡l k¡Ju¡l
S¡uN¡z OpOp në¢V Bj¡−L HL¢V i¡P¡ ®Q±L¡−W H−e hp¡u, ®kM¡−e h−p −Q−u
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b¡La¡j ¢nmf¡V¡l Jfl T¤−L c¤−m c¤−m g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡'l jnm¡ h¡V¡l ¢c−Lz p¡a
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pL¡−m H−p jnm¡ h¡V−a hpa, c¤f−ll B−N B−N h¡V¡ ®no qaz qm¤c, j¢lQ,
d−e ¢Sl¡, ¢fyu¡S, lp¤e, Bc¡ p¡alLj jnm¡ a¡−L ¢fo−a qa ¢nmf¡V¡uz hs HL
N¡jm¡u L−l e¡e¡l −c¡L¡−el LjÑQ¡¢l H−p ¢e−u −ka jnm¡z ¢h−L−m Bh¡l h¡V−a
hpa, p¡l¡ ¢h−Lm h¡Vaz C−µR qa B¢jJ h¡¢V, g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡'l ja c¤−m c¤−mz
    h−mJ¢R, HLV¤ M¡¢e h¡V−a ¢ch¡ jnm¡ Bj¡−l?
    g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ jnm¡ h¡V¡ b¡¢j−u Bj¡l ¢c−L gL L−l f¡e M¡Ju¡ L¡−m¡ c¡ya
q¡pm, hmm Bf−e jnm¡ h¡V−a f¡lh¡Ce e¡ Bf¡, HCX¡ M¤h nš² L¡jz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ Bj¡l j¡'l hup£, Bj¡−L ®p X¡−L Bf¡ Bl Bf¢e p−ð¡de
L−l, L¡lZ B¢j j¢e−hl h¡¢sl ®j−uz Bj¡−L jnm¡ h¡V¡ j¡e¡u e¡, ®R¡V−m¡−Ll¡
h¡−V Hphz ®R¡V−m¡−Ll q¡a jum¡ qu nš² Bl ®e¡wl¡ L¡S L−lz ¢ae hRl hup
®b−LC B¢j h¤T−a ¢n−M¢R, L¡l¡ ®R¡V Bl L¡l¡ hsz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ ®cM−a hs
q−mJ ®R¡V−m¡L, H−cl ®L¡−m EW−a qu e¡, H−cl N¡ dl−a qu e¡, H−cl q¡−al
l¡æ¡J ®M−a qu e¡z H−cl ®Qu¡−l ®p¡g¡u hp¡l A¢dL¡l ®eC, qu c¡y¢s−u b¡L−a
qu, ®eq¡a hp−a q−m j¡¢V−a, ö−m j¡¢V−a ö−a quz X¡L¡l p−‰ p−‰ H−cl
®c±−s Bp¡ Q¡C p¡j−e, ®k ýL¤jC Ll¡ −q¡L, phC j¤M h¤−S f¡me Ll−a qu
H−clz ®R¡V−m¡L−cl a¡C Ll¡l ¢eujz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡'l f¡e M¡Ju¡ L¡−m¡ c¡y−al ¢c−L a¡¢L−u B¢j HL¢V fÐnÀ, fÐnÀ¢V
qW¡vC Ecu qu, L¢l –a¤j¡l e¡j ¢L g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡?
    jnm¡ ®fo¡l OpOpp n−ë Bj¡l fÐnÀ pñha ®ba−m k¡u h−m ®p ®L¡eJ Ešl
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M¡Ju¡l fl N¡ V¡e L−l ö−u−R, ®Q¡l¡ −hs¡m¢V Q¤−m¡l f¡−s O¤−j¡−µR, fÐnÀ L¢l,
Hh¡l ül EyQ¤ L−l, a¤j¡l e¡j ¢L?
    −foe b¡¢j−u g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ a¡L¡u Bj¡l ¢c−L, O¡−j ®iS¡ a¡l Lf¡m, e¡L,
¢Qh¤Lz e¡−Ll XN¡u O¡j Sj−m, l¦e¤ M¡m¡ h−me S¡j¡C−u Bcl L−lz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll
j¡'l S¡j¡C j−l i§a q−u ®N−R La B−N, a¡−L Bcl Ll−h ®L! Hh¡l Bl L¡−m¡
c¡ya ®h−l¡u e¡ q¡¢p−az q¡¢p−a ¢e−Ql f¤l¦ ®W¡yV E−ÒV b¡−L, Bl c¤'N¡−m ®ke c¤−V¡
BÙ¹ p¤f¤¢lz
    Bj¡l Evp¤L ®Q¡−M n¡¿¹ ®Q¡M ®l−M g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ h−m Bj¡l L¤−e¡ e¡j e¡C
hCez j¡Ce−o X¡−q g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡z
   Hh¡l B¢j ®q−p, −Q¡M e¡¢Q−u, ®j−uj¡e¤o¢Vl ®h¡L¡−j¡ d−l ®g−m¢R i¢P−a h¢m
g¤mh¡q¡¢l S¾j¡−e¡l B−N a¤j¡l e¡j ¢L ¢Rm? ByQ−m j¤−Ml O¡j j¤−R g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡
h−m–Bj¡l L¤−e¡ e¡j B¢Rm e¡z
   –a¡C−m j¡Ce−o a¤j¡−l ¢L LCu¡ X¡La? dl a¤j¡l j¡ h¡f ¢L X¡La?
   g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡ hs HL¢V c£OÑnÄ¡p ®R−s h−m–j¡ h¡f ¢L Bl B−R? L−hC
jCl¡ ®N−Rz
   –a¡ h¤Tm¡j, ¢L¿º kqe a¤j¡l h¡f j¡ j−l e¡C, a¤j¡−l e¡j ®cu e¡C? dl Bj¡l
HLV¡ e¡j B−Rz e¡p¢lez g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡'−L B¢j Cú¤m j¡ØV¡−ll ja ®h¡T¡Cz
   jnm¡ ¢fo−a ¢fo−a h−m ®p – e¡, Bj¡l L¤−e¡ e¡j B¢Rm e¡ L¤−e¡L¡−mz
Bj¡−l HC ®R¢sX¡, ®Rj¢sX¡, h¡¾clX¡, LCu¡ ®h−qC X¡Laz
    B¢j Ah¡L a¡¢L−u b¡¢L c¤m−a b¡L¡ nl£−ll ¢c−Lz −ke ¢nmf¡V¡u eu, Bj¡l
j¡b¡l ®ial në q−µR OpOp Oppppz

    j¡'®L, Lm¡N¡−R Lm¡ dl¡l h¡ LsCHl X¡m ®i−P fs¡l Mhl ®kje ¢cC, −aje
L−l H Mhl¢VJ ¢cC – S¡e j¡, g¤mh¡q¡¢ll j¡'l ¢e−Sl L¤−e¡ e¡j e¡Cz
    j¡ në Ll−me ýz
    j¡ HaV¤L¤ QjL¡e e¡ ö−e j¡'l hup£ HLS−el ®L¡eJ e¡j ®eCz Ha ¢e¢mÑ¢ç
j¡'l, B¢j h¤¢T e¡, ®Lez
    –j¡, e¡j R¡s¡ Bh¡l j¡e¤o qu e¡¢L? B¢j hC ®b−L ®Q¡M p¢l−u j−e S−j
b¡L¡ fÐnÀ¢V L¢lz
    –Ha fÉ¡yQ¡m f¡¢lp e¡ az hC fsz ®S¡−l ®S¡−l fsz j¡ ®My¢L−u J−Wez
    h¡dÉ ®j−ul ja c¤−m c¤−m f¢s ––
   Bfe¡−l hs h−m hs ®p eu, ®m¡−L k¡−l hs h−m hs ®pC quz
   −mM¡fs¡ L−l ®k, N¡¢s−O¡s¡ Q−s ®pz
   pc¡ paÉ Lb¡ h¢m−hz
   –g¤mh¡q¡¢l, a¤j¡l j¡l L¤−e¡ e¡j e¡C, S¡e? fs¡l g¡y−L g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L h¢m
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    g¤mh¡q¡¢lJ HLV¤J Ah¡L qu e¡ ö−e ®k a¡l j¡'l ®L¡eJ e¡j ®eCz ®ke H¢VC
ü¡i¡¢hLz −ke H¢V qJu¡lC Lb¡ ¢Rmz −p, hlw h¡yL¡ ®Q¡−M a¡¢L−u Bj¡l ®Q¡−M,
Ae¤j¡e Ll−a Q¡u ®L¡eJ m¤−L¡−e¡ L¡lZ B−R ¢L e¡ a¡l j¡'l −k ®L¡eJ e¡j ®eC
®p ¢e−u Bj¡l BNË−qlz
    –e¡j e¡C ®a¡ e¡j e¡Cz e¡j ¢cu¡ L¡j ¢L! N¢l−hl e¡j b¡L−mC ¢L e¡
b¡L−mC ¢L! g¤mh¡q¡¢l ®Q¡u¡m nš² L−l h−mz
    j¡ fСuC h−me g¤mh¡q¡¢ll e¡¢L ®aS M¤h ®h¢nz Lb¡ h−m hÉ¡X¡Nl m¡q¡e,
H−‚−l g¡X¡ h¡ynz a¡ ¢WLz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll Lb¡ Bj¡−L i¡he¡u ®g−mz a¡l j¡−e
N¢l−hl ®L¡eJ e¡−jl clL¡l ®eC! e¡j ¢c−u ®L¡eJ L¡S ®eC N¢l−hl! pñha
g¤mh¡q¡¢l ¢WLC h−m−Rz N¢l−hl Cú¤−m ®k−a qu e¡, Cú¤−ml M¡a¡u e¡j ®mM¡−e¡l
®L¡eJ clL¡l qu e¡z N¢l−hl h¡¢s Ol ®eC, c¢mmfœJ a¡C Ll−a qu e¡, a¡C
e¡−jlJ clL¡l ®eCz a¡q−m e¡j R¡s¡J h¡yQ¡ k¡u, AhnÉ N¢l−hl¡C h¡y−Q ®Lhmz
N¢l−hl −Lhm e¡j eu, Jl¡ ®mf ®a¡oL R¡s¡J h¡y−Q, j¡R j¡wp R¡s¡J, S¤−a¡
®p−äm, S¡j¡ L¡fs, ®am p¡h¡e, ®pÀ¡ f¡EX¡l R¡s¡J h¡y−Qz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll SeÉ Bj¡l
M¤h j¡u¡ q−a b¡−L, Jl e¡jq£e j¡'l SeÉJz h¡m¢al f¡¢e−a aÉ¡e¡ ¢i¢S−u, ¢Q−f,
g¤mh¡q¡¢l Eh¤ q−u j¤R−a b¡−L ®j−Tz Jl L¡−e ¢h¢s ®N¡S¡, L¡S L¡j ®p−l HC
¢h¢s¢V dl¡−h ®pz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll ¢h¢s M¡Ju¡u h¡¢sl ®LE Bf¢š L−l e¡z
®R¡V−m¡−Ll¡ ¢h¢s a¡j¡L −M−a f¡−l, ¢L¿º iâO−ll ®j−u−cl Jph j¤−M ®a¡m¡ k¡−h
e¡z f¤l¦o ®p hs−m¡L ®q¡L, ®R¡V−m¡L ®q¡L, k¡ C−µR Ll−h, k¡ C−µR M¡−h, g¤yL−h–
h¡d¡ ®eCz g¤mh¡q¡¢ll L¡−m¡ mð¡ nl£l¢V, hp−¿¹l c¡N-j¤M Bl L¡−e ®N¡yS¡
¢h¢sM¡¢e Bj¡l hs ®Qe¡z L¡−Sl g¡y−L −j−Tu f¡R¡ ®W¢L−u ¢h¢s dl¡u J, gL
gL L−l ®d¡yu¡ R¡−sz g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L aMeC, B¢j mr L−l¢R ph−Q−u M¤¢n M¤¢n
−cM¡uz
    –a¤¢j ü−l A ü−l B L M fs−a S¡e e¡! B¢j Jl Eh¤ qJu¡ nl£−ll ¢c−L
a¡¢L−u ¢S−‘p L¢lz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l ®j−T j¤R−a j¤R−a j¡b¡ ®e−s h−m– e¡z
    L¡N−S OpOp L−l ü−l A ¢m−M g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L h¢m– HCV¡ qCm ü−l Az LJ
ü−l Az
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l h−m – ü−l Az
    −j−T ®j¡R¡ b¡¢j−u, −L±a§qm ®Q¡−Mz
    – Bl HC ®k ®cM, HCV¡ a¤j¡l e¡j, g¤mh¡q¡¢lz e¡j¢VJ L¡N−S ¢m−M ®j−m
d¢l Jl p¡j−ez
    −mM¡¢Vl ¢c−L J Ah¡L q−u a¡L¡u ®ke H¢V c§−ll ®L¡eJ ®c−nl R¢h,, ¢Qe−a
f¡l−R e¡z g¤mh¡q¡¢l L¡−S g¡y¢L ¢c−µR, j¡ a¡C hm−hez j¡ O−l ®eC h−mC
g¤mh¡q¡¢l L¡S b¡¢j−u −j−Tu f¡R¡ ®f−a hp−a f¡lm, h−p hm−a f¡lm– HCV¡
h¤¢T Bj¡l e¡j M¡m¡?
   −a¢S ®j−ul j¤−M aMe L¢Q M¤¢Ll q¡¢pz

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    C−µR L−l g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L ü−l A ü−l B ®nM¡C, LMNO ®nM¡C, g¤mh¡q¡¢l
¢e−Sl e¡j ¢mM−a f¡l−h ¢e−Sz
    –BCµR¡ g¤mh¡q¡¢l, a¤¢j Bj¡−l M¡m¡ LCu¡ X¡L LÉ¡e? B¢j a a¤j¡l A−eL
®R¡Vz
   Bj¡l fÐnÀ ö−e −h¡L¡-®Q¡−M a¡L¡u Bj¡l ¢c−L g¤mh¡q¡¢lz h−m
   –J−l h¡h¡, Bf−e−l M¡m¡ Lj¤ e¡ a ¢L! Bf−el¡ hsm¤Lz hu−p ®R¡V
qCm¡e,a¡−a ¢L! hsm¤L qC−m, Hje ¢L L¤−ml Bh¤−lJ L¤−e¡¢ce e¡j dCl¡
X¡L−a e¡Cz Bjl¡ N¢lh, Bjl¡ HC Lf¡m mCu¡C S¾j¡C¢Rz
   B¢j ®q−p ¢e−Sl Lf¡−m q¡a ®l−M h¢m–a¤j¡l Lf¡m ®kClj ®cM−a, Bj¡l
Lf¡mJz N¢l−hl Lf¡m ¢L hÉ¡L¡ qu?
   g¤mh¡q¡¢l ®q−p ®g−m, L¢Q M¤¢Ll q¡¢p Jl j¤−M, h−m– HCX¡ ¢L Bl HC
Lf¡m! Lf¡m hm−a h¤T¡C¢R, i¡CNÉz
    c£OÑnÄ¡p ®g−m h¡m¢al f¡¢e−a aÉ¡e¡ ¢i¢S−u O−ll h¡¢LV¤L¤ ®Q±L¡W pq j¤−R
¢e−a ¢e−a g¤mh¡q¡¢l Bh¡l h−m–h¡f jl¡l fl Lf¡m Bj−N¡l BlJ f¤smz
j¡Ce−ol h¡¢sa h¡¢¾c¢N¢l LCl¡ M¡C−a Au Aqez −mq¡fs¡ ¢L Bj−N¡l Lf¡−m
B−R!
   ¢S−‘p L¢l – a¤j¡l h¡f e¡C!L−h jl−R! ®Lj−e?
   g¤mh¡q¡¢l −Q¡M e¡ a¤−m h−m–h¡a¡p m¡CN¡ jl−Rz
   –h¡a¡p? h¡a¡p m¡N−m j¡Ce−o j−l e¡¢L? h−Ll ja Nm¡ mð¡ q−u J−W
¢hpÈ−uz
    –¢S−el h¡a¡p M¡m¡z h¡−f q¡af¡J m¤m¡ ACu¡ ¢hRe¡a fsmz fsm a fsmCz
Bl EWm e¡z ®Q±L¡W j¤−R hs HL¢V nÄ¡p ®R−s h−m g¤mh¡q¡¢lz Jl fl−el ®j¡V¡
h¡C−el n¡¢s¢V q¡yV¤l L¡−R ®Rys¡z g¤mh¡q¡¢ll H¢V R¡s¡ Bl HL¢V ph¤S l−Pl n¡¢s
B−Rz J¢V BlJ ®Rys¡z Jl SeÉ Bj¡l Bh¡lJ hs j¡u¡ q−a b¡−Lz
    g¤mh¡q¡¢l Ol j¤−R −h¢l−u k¡u Ol ®b−Lz Jl fÐÙÛ¡−el ¢c−L ¢eÖfСZ a¡¢L−u
b¡¢Lz −ia−l ®a¡mf¡s L−l ¢S−el h¡a¡p ®m−N j¡e¤o jl¡l Mhlz
    j¡'−L ¢S−‘p L−l f−l Ešl ®f−u¢R, ¢S−el h¡a¡p m¡N−m q¡a f¡ Ahn qCu¡
k¡u, Lb¡X¡ paÉz
    ¢Se i§a hÉ¡f¡l…−m¡ −Lje ®ke Aá¤a hÉ¡f¡l! ®Lhm nl¡g j¡j¡C i§a ®c−M
h¡¢s ®g−le, Bj¡l LMeJ −cM¡ qu¢ez j¡−T j¡−T C−µR qu ®f¢aÁl ¢hS¢m ®cM−a,
−pJ ®cM¡ qu¢e, p¡l¡¢ce S¡e¡m¡l g¤−V¡ ¢c−u h¡C−l h¡ynT¡−sl AåL¡−l a¡¢L−u
®b−LJz

    ®p¢c−el fl pç¡q f¡l qu¢e, ¢S−el h¡a¡p m¡Nm −Nya¤l Jflz −Nya¤l X¡e
f¡M¡e¡ qW¡v Ahn q−u −Nmz ®Nya¤l j¡ ®R−ml ®n¡−L f¡Nm, e¡¢el h¡¢s H−p ®p
®Nya¤l SeÉ ¢hm¡f −f−s L¡y−c, ®cM−a k¡Ju¡l a¡l Ae¤j¢a ®j−m e¡z ¢N−uJ¢Rm
h¡¢sl E−W¡e Ah¢c, T¡yV¡ ®j−l a¡¢s−u−R −Nay¤l h¡h¡z h¡Ce a¡m¡−Ll fl ®Nya¤l

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j¡'l Bl A¢dL¡l ®eC ®Nya¤l R¡u¡ j¡s¡−e¡, ®f−Vl ®R−m, a¡ ®q¡Lz ®Nay¤l j¡'l
¢hm¡f e¡¢el h¡¢sl ®m¡−Ll¡ ®LE M¡−V h−p, ®LE clS¡u, BjN¡Ram¡u, Lmam¡u
c¡y¢s−u ®c−Me, T¤e¤ M¡m¡ Bq¡ Bq¡ L−l −h¢Z c¤¢m−u Q−m k¡e O−ll ®ialz e¡¢e
f¡e p¡S−a b¡−Le ¢eÕQ¤fz qW¡v ¢hoj HL ýwL¡l R¤y−s ®Nya¤l j¡'−L c§−l pl−a
h−me V¤V¤ j¡j¡z ®j−uj¡e¤−ol L¡æ¡L¡¢V ay¡l e¡¢L ApqÉ m¡−Nz j¤−M ByQm f¤−l
L¡æ¡ b¡¢j−u Q−m ®k−a qu −Nya¤l j¡−L, Bj¡−L ®LE mr L−l e¡ ®k B¢jJ k¡¢µR
a¡l ®fRe ®fRez h¡ynT¡−sl a−m Bj¡l iu f¡Ju¡l Lb¡, f¡C e¡z ¢S−el h¡a¡p
®m−N Bj¡lJ ®k q¡a f¡ Ahn q−u ®k−a f¡−l, i¤−m k¡Cz B¢j ®h−Mu¡¢m ®h¢q−n¢h
®hš¢jS ®hu¡Ÿf ®j−uz ®Nya¤l j¡ ®lmm¡C−el ¢c−L q¡y−V, R¡u¡l ja B¢jJz
m¡C−el Jfl h−p ®Nya¤l j¡ L¡y−c, B¢j f¡bl L¤¢s−u R¤ys−a b¡¢L ®m¡q¡l f¡−az Ww
Ww, Ww Wwz −Nya¤l j¡ L¡æ¡ b¡¢j−u ®c−Me ®fR−e c¡y¢s−u B¢R B¢j, Bj¡l e¡
ByQs¡−e¡ Q§m, d¤−m¡ j¡M¡ f¡, e¡ j¡S¡ c¡yaz h¢m–L¡C¾c e¡ ®Nya¤l j¡z pCl¡ hJ,
®lmN¡¢s BCu¡ fshz −Nya¤ ®cC−MÉ¡ Jl h¡−f−l h¢V ¢cu¡ L¤f¡Cu¡ j¡Cl¡ a¤j¡l
L¡−R QCm¡ BCh HL¢cez
    h¢V ¢c−u L¤¢f−u, j¡ h−m¢R−me g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L j¡l−he, −k¢ce ¢nwj¡−Rl alL¡¢l
Q¤−m¡u ®l−M ®p O¤¢j−u f−s¢Rm, J¢c−L alL¡¢l f¤−s R¡C; Bl h¡h¡l h¤L f−LV
®b−L ®N¡fe ¢Q¢W¢V f¡Ju¡l fl j¡ l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj−LJ ®Q−u¢R−mez h¢V ¢c−u L¤¢f−u
j¡ g¤mh¡q¡¢l−L ®j−l ®gm−Re h¡ l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj−L, ®i−h, k¢cJ l¡¢Su¡ ®hNj
j¡e¤o¢V−L ®c¢M¢e LMeJ, j−e qa ®cM−a ®h¡dqu T¤e¤ M¡m¡l ja, j¡u¡ qaz −Nya¤
q¡−a h¢V ¢e−u ®Nya¤l h¡h¡−L ®j−l ®gm−R cªnÉ¢V B¢j M¤h pq−S LÒfe¡ Ll−a
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f¡¢lz l−š² ®i−p k¡−µR ®Nya−cl h¡¢sl E−W¡e i¡h−a Bj¡l N¡ L¡y−f e¡,
h¡ynT¡−sl am ¢c−u p−åu Bp¡l ja ®Nya¤l j¡l ®fRe ®fRe, ®kje N¡ L¡y−f¢ez

     −Nya¤ j−l k