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    स तां परिवृतां दीनां निरानन्दां तपस्विनीम् | साकारैर्मधुरैर्वाक्यैर्न्यदर्शयत रावणः || ५-२०-१

    Ravana expressed his intention in sweet words to the depressed and griefstricken ascetic Sita surrounded by demon guards : - [5-20-1]

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    मां दृष्ट्वा नागनासोरु गूहमाना स्तनोदरम् | अदर्शनमिवात्मानं भयान्नेतुं त्वमिच्छसि || ५-२०-२

    - 'On seeing me, Sita, you want to conceal your thighs, belly and breasts through fear of me. I think you do not want me to see you. [5-20-2]

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    कामये त्वां विशालाक्षि बहुमन्यस्व मां प्रिये | सर्वाङ्गगुणसम्पन्ने सर्वलोकमनोहरे || ५-२०-३

    'O large-eyed one you are endowed with beauty in all limbs. You are the delight of all worlds. I desire you, dear Oblige me. [5-20-3]

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    नेह केचिन्मनुष्या वा राक्षसाः कामरूपिणः | व्यपसर्पतु ते सीते भयं मत्तः समुत्थितम् || ५-२०-४

    'O Sita no human or demon who can take any form at their will can relieve your fear born of me. [5-20-4]

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    स्वधर्मो रक्षसां भीरु सर्वथैव न संशयः | गमनं वा परस्त्रीणां हरणं सम्प्रमथ्य वा || ५-२०-५

    'O timid lady having an unrighteous approach to wives of others or their abduction by force is natural to demons, There is no doubt. [5-20-5]