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    एवमुक्तस्तु सुग्रीवो रामेणार्तेन वानरः | अब्रवीत्प्राञ्जलिर्वाक्यं सबाष्पं बाष्पगद्गदः || ४-७-१

    On hearing the words of Rama in deep distress, the monkey replied to him with folded hands, his throat choked with tears : - [4-7-1]

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    न जाने निलयं तस्य सर्वथा पापरक्षसः | सामर्थ्यं विक्रमं वापि दौष्कुलेयस्य वा कुलम् || ४-७-२

    - 'I do not have any knowledge of this sinful demon's dwelling , his capability, his valour or his clan or his despicable lineage. [4-7-2]

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    सत्यं ते प्रतिजानामि त्यज शोकमरिन्दम | करिष्यामि तथा यत्नं यथा प्राप्स्यसि मैथिलीम् || ४-७-३

    'O subduer of enemies, give up sorrow. I promise I will make necessary effort so that you will obtain the princess from Mithila. [4-7-3]

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    रावणं सगणं हत्वा परितोष्यात्मपौरुषम् | तथाऽस्मि कर्ता न चिराद्यथा प्रीतो भविष्यसि || ४-७-४

    'With all my capability I will kill Ravana and his clan. Thus I will be able to satisfy you soon with my efforts. [4-7-4]

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    अलं वैक्लब्यमालम्ब्य धैर्यमात्मगतं स्मर | त्वद्विधानां न सदृशमीदृशं बुद्धिलाघवम् || ४-७-५

    'Give up despair. It is enough. Be patient. Maintain your natural disposition.It is unworthy of men like you to entertain such frivolous thoughts? [4-7-5]