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weQvbvq q eB coQ evDb| GK KbyBq fi w`q DuPz


njv m| Kb ejyb Zv?
GwMq Gm Zvi cvk emj ivbv, kv myi ejj, AvRI
Avwg eiwQ, wgvi evDb| Avcwb AvgvK mvnvh Kieb
Zv?
Avevi wRm KiQb! wewZ `Lvj eyovK| Avwg
AvcbvK mvnvh Kivi Rb GKcvq Lvov nq AvwQ|
abev`, wgvi evDb|
Gevi Zv Avi wdieb bv Avcwb, wgvi kvnwiqvi?
wRm Kij evDb|
bv|
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mKvj Iiv Gm Avcbvi Pv`i mwiq `Le, nvZ-cv euvav
Aevq co AvQb Avcwb, gyL Kvco MuvRv| Avwg Kxfve
Zvjv Lyj KLb ewiq MwQ Rvbb bv|
wVK AvQ| ^w dzUj Ii Pnvivq|
wbRi weQvbvi ZvlK GKUz DuPz Kij ivbv| IUvi Mvq
GKUv MZ `Lv hvQ, ZvZ nvZ fi wfZi _K Ub
Avbj Kzjx cvKvbv `yB c bvBjbi iwk I mvc wj mn
GKUv ws GiKg ws cvnvo Povi mgq KvB^viiv eenvi
Ki|
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cvnvoi Mvq PvR wdU Kivi mgq Gjv eenvi Ki
ew` ivbv
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Iiv| mi nvZjIqvjv GKUv yWvBfvi I GKRvov


Iqvqvi-KvUvi ei Ki Kvgii e uR ivLj ivbv|
Avi Gjv GmQ gwkbkc _K, ILvb GKUv KvR
cvVvbv nqwQj AvgvK| eyovK PvgP ei KiZ `L
ivbv ejj, Rv`yUv Gevi Avwg `Lve| Avgvi kwWDj Lye
UvBU|
GK c bvBjb iwk w`q eyovK LvwUqvi m eua
ivLZ wMq j Kij ivbv, jvKUvi nvZ mvgvb KuvcQ,
Ze mUv eqmi KviYI nZ cvi| gyL Kvco MuvRvi
AvM kl evii gZ wRm Kij, hveb, Avj, Avgvi
m?
vb nm gv_v bvoj e| hvI, evev, wdmwdm Kij
eyov| cv_bv Kwi, wh ZvgvK mvnvh Kieb|
mv`v Pv`i w`q Avcv`gK XK w`j ivbv jvKUvK|
wVK cuvP mK ciB big AvIqvRUv kvbv Mj wKK|
`Z nvZ wbRi jKvi _K wKQz Kvco ei Kij ivbv,
Zvici evwjki mvnvh Pv`ii Zjvq gvbyli GKUv AvKwZ
Zwi Kij| KvRUv kl Ki MUi w`K GMvj I|
axi axi MU LyjQ ivbv, hvZ KvbI k bv nq| mj
_K ewiq Gm `Lj wbR Avjvq KwiWi duvKv co
AvQ| `qvji Qvqv Nul wbtk cvq GMvj I|
mvgb euvK, Zvici gBb KwiWi| c_g DuwK w`q `L
wbj| KD bB| euvK Nyi wbtk cvq GMvj| gBb
KwiWii klgv_v k Zvii Rvj w`q AvUKvbv, KD
Kv_vI bB| KvbI AvIqvRI nQ bv|
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gvmy` ivbv364

Kxfve Kx Kie, AviKevi fe wbj ivbv| PvLi


mvgb fm DVj Avj AvmKvi KvivMvii wfZiw`Ki
bKkvUv|
wVK gvSLvbUvq cvk dzU evmi evKvi g GKUv
mUvj nj, GKkv dzU Dci _K `Lvq Mfxi GKUv Kci
gZ| mUv wNi cwZwU Zjvq AvUUv Ki wcRb-mji eK|
wbivcvi KviY BvZi Zwi Uvbv Rvj w`q cwZwU mjeKK Avjv`v Kiv nqQ mUvj nj _K|
bxPZjvi cwZwU mj eK-Gi gyL GKUv Ki cKv MU
AvQ, BvZi cyi cvZ w`q Zwi| wj di duvK w`q
PvBj mUvj nji GKkv dzU DuPz Qv`Uv `Lv hvq, jvnvi
dgi Dci emvbv iqQ BvZ w`q Zwi M^yR|
A_vr, bxPZjvi IB GKwUgv MU bv Lyj mUvj nj-G
XvKvi KvbI Dcvq bB| MU bv Lyj XyKZ nj BvZi
Rvj KvUZ ne|
GB gyn~Z wVK ZvB KiZ hvQ ivbv| KD Kv_vI bB
`L Rvji KvQ Gm `uvovj|
wekvj mUvj nj-G GKUv gv evje RjQ| Ii gv_vi
eviv dzU Dci wmwjs| RvjUv aij ivbv| gvKomvi gZ DV
hvQ Ici|
wmwjOi KvQ cuQ _vgj ivbv| ws-Gi K BvZi
Rvji m AvUKvj, Zvici iwkUv Kvgi Rwoq wMuV w`j|
Gevi ei Kij Iqvqvi KvUvi|
wZbw`Ki Rvj KU `yB dzU evB `yB dzU GKUv duvK
Zwi Kij ivbv| RvjUv Dci w`K fuvR Ki duvK Mj
ew` ivbv
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ewiq Mj Icvi| Avevi wbRK Rvji m AvUK wbj


ivbv| KvUv Rvj RvqMvgZ emvQ, j ivLQ cwZwU wj
hb Lvc Lvc gj, hvZ ay Lye KvQ _K cixv Kij
aiv co h GUv KvUv nqwQj|
AvMi evi wW eK _K ewiqwQj ivbv, mUv mUvj
nj-Gi Dvw`K| ILvbKvi RvjI KvUv nqQ, Ze KvQ
_K cixv bv Kivq GLbI aiv cowb| aiv coj nBPB
i nq hZ, Z` KwgwU wb`k w`Z wW eKi Kqw`
Avwej Av`K nvZKov cwiq mwjUvwi mj fiv|
Rvj KU ewiq ivbv GLb mUvj nj-Gi wfZiw`K
iqQ, Ii cvk dzU bxP mUvj nj-Gi gS, gv_vi
w`K cvk dzU DuPzZ M^yR AvKwZi Qv`|
BvZi GKUv `iRv SbSb Ki DVj| bxP ZvKvZ
Rjvi Avi nW KbejK `LZ cj ivbv Avjvi
Dci w`q nuU Wi w`K GMvQ `yRb| wbPz Mjvq K_v
ejQ, Ze eySZ cvivi gZ cwivi bq| bvBU eyK wKQz
wjLj wWDwU Awdmvi| nj cievi mgq Kx wbq hb nm
DVj `yRbB| GKUv `iRvi Zvjv Lyj ewiq hvQ| IB
c_ MvWig hvIqv hvq|
Avevi bxie nq Mj cwiek| Rvj eq mveavb Dci
DVQ ivbv, GKi ci GK dvijv civevi AvM DuwK
w`q `L wbQ KD Kv_vI AvQ wK bv| Ii Me mUvj
nj-Gi Dvw`K, A_vr wW eK|
Dcii AKvi XK djQ ivbvK, mB m bxPi
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gvmy` ivbv364

wgwbU ci Me cuQ Mj I M^yRi euvK hLvb _K


i Zvi wVK AvovB dzU bxP kl nqQ BvZi Rvj|
ILvbB emvbv iqQ AvUUv eKi AvUUv fwUjkb wMj|
cwZwU `N-c `yB dzU| cwZwU kvdU cii mshy|
wW eKi wMjUvK `qvji m RvqMvgZ AvUK
iLQ eo AvKvii `yUv y| Szj kixiUvK Avevi Rvji
m AvUK wbq zWvBfvi ei Kij ivbv, `Z nvZ w`j
KvR|
z`yUv mnRB wXj njv| GKUv ay AvswkK Lyjj ivbv
wMjUv hvZ Szj co, Avevi wfZi XvKvi c_ evav bv
nq|
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KUv mveavb Lyjj I, Aci nvZ aij fwUjkb kvdUi
wKbviv| Gevi GKUv cv Zzjj kvdUi wfZi, Zvici
wZxqUv| wcQz wbj Ii kixiI|
kvdUi wfZi w`K wR-Gi jvBwbs AvQ|
Kbv ayjv Do Gm bvK XyKj, Kk IVvi SuvKUvK
KvbI iKg Pvcj ivbv| Dcyo nq wMjUvK ai Zyjj
AvMi RvqMvq| mi duvK w`q nvZ ei Ki Lvjv yUv
RvqMvgZ XvKvj, axi axi NvivQ|
AKvi wcQz nUQ ivbv| PvL I Mjvq ayjv XyKQ, Nvg
MovQ Ryjwd eq| GMvevi MwZ gi, Ze _vgQ bv
GKeviI| wKQzY ci AviKUv Lvjv gyL-G cuQvj| GUvi
fZi XyKj c_g gv_v w`q, A Xvjy GKUv kvdU eq bxP
bvgQ bvgvi MwZ Kgvevi Rb nvZ `yUv kvdUi `ycvk
ew` ivbv
59

Pc iLQ|
mveavb ek wKQyUv bg Gm _vgj ivbv| Gw`KUv
m~Y AKvi, Avjvi KYvgv bB Kv_vI| hb GKUv
Kwdb iqQ| wPvUv gv_v _K So dj Avevi mvgb
GMvj|
GKUv mvBW kvdUK cvk KvwUq Gj ivbv| mvgb coj
AviKUv| _vgj GLvb| QUv wQj, bvwK mvZUv? bv, iwk
eq dv jfj bvgevi AvM QUv mvBW kvdUK cvk
KvUvZ nqwQj|
`vjvbUv Zwi nIqvi ci eeQi cvi nq MQ, ZvB
q ev fO hvIqvq AbK wKQzB GUvi e`jvZ nqQ|
ZvIwn`vi `Iqv wWUj cvbUv mRbB GKevi wbLuyZ wQj
bv| AZ `yevi fyj c_ ai ek wKQz `~i hvIqvi ci mvgb
wMj cvqwb I, cqQ wbiU cuvwPj| dj wcQz nU wdi
AvmZ nqQ AvMi RvqMvq, kvdUi Ab GKUv kvLv ai
GMvZ nqQ fvM cixvi Rb, h kvLvUv ZvIwn`vi
bKkvq wQjB bv|
KUv kvdUK cvk KvUvj wnmve ivLQ ivbv| _vgj euv
w`KiUvq cuQ| Wvb cvkUv nvZovj I, m m cq
Mj mvcvwUs evKUUv| Aej^b wnmve eenvii Rb
Mvqi Rvi `qvj _K Lwmq GbwQj MZevi| kixiUvK
LvwbKUv mvgb Vj w`q GKUz KmiZ KiZ njv, hvZ
MZUvi wfZi c_g cv w`q XvKv hvq|
wfZi XvKvi ci bvBjb iwkUvi Kzjx Lyjj ivbv,
mUvi GKgv_v `qvj _K Lmvbv evKUi Ici w`q
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gvmy` ivbv364

Nywiq Avbj| Gevi `yUv iwk `yB nvZ ai kvdUi wfZi


w`q axi axi bvgQ| wk dzU bxP mij iLvi gZ nq
MQ IUv| wcQz nU bvgj mLvb, GKnvZi iwk Ub wbq
Kzjx cvKvj|
KqK RvqMvq Avjv `Lv hvQ| GKUv wMj-G _g
bxP ZvKvj| gBb wKPb `LZ cvQ| Avjv RjjI,
wfZi KD bB| Avevi GMvj ivbv, LvwbK ci ewiq Gj
GKUz eo kvdU| kixiUvK gyPo euvK Nyij, nvZ I nuvUzi
mvnvh mvgb GMvQ|
mUvj eKi kl cv Pj GmQ ivbv, mj Qo
eievi ci meZ Pwjk wgwbU cvi nqQ| GMvevi MwZ
evovj I| wgwbU `yqK ci PIov GKUv kvdUi Zjvq
cuQvj| Ii gv_vi Dci Lvov nq AvQ IUv, wewfb jfj
wMj _K wfZi XvKv nj`U Avjv `Lv hvQ|
kvdUi wR jvBwbs-K RvqMvgZ ai iLQ wj
evKUi bUIAK, cv`vwb wnmve Lye KvR w`Q| `Z DVQ
ivbv| GKevi gv_vq DV GKUv mvBW kvdU cuQvZ
PvBQ I| Qv`i wfZi w`q evBi ewiq DVvb cwiqQ
mUv, Zvici Dvw`Ki nvmcvZvji w`K Pj MQ|
Rvivj evZvm cvQ ivbv| evZvmi m fm Gj
Kgb kuv-kuv AvIqvR| fyi Rvov KuyPK DVj Ii| GLvb
Zv KvbI iKg AvIqvR nIqvi K_v bq! nvUweU eo Mj
Ii|
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Lvivc hUv fq KiwQj, mUvB `LZ cvQ| MZevi, gv
ew` ivbv
61

Kw`b AvM, hLvb ay nmwcUvj wj-G XvKvi cekgyL


wQj, GLb mLvb gUvj wMj kvfv cvQ wfZi NyiQ
GKUv GMh dvb|
ILvb wKQzY wi nq _vKj ivbv, wMji wKbvivq GK
nvZi AvOyj eyjvQ, Rvb GLvb wKQz Kivi bB Ii|
bvgevi mgq c_g h wMjUv coj mUv gv GKdzU
PIov| ciiUv `yBdzU nZ cvi, Lye AvuUmuvU njI wfZi
XvKv me| wbRb GKUv KwiWi `LZ cvQ ivbv, wbR
Avjv RjQ| gb coj, Gw`KUvq evPjvi Awdmviiv
_vK|
GK gyn~Z BZZ Kij ivbv, Zvici zWvBfvi ei Ki
wMj Lvjvq e nq DVj| Lvov kvdU ai LvwbKUv Dci
DVZ njv IK, hvZ m` Zwi duvKUvi wfZi c_g cv
`yUv XvKvZ cvi| RvqMv Lye Kg, wMj Mj mvZdzU bxPi
cvmR bvgevi mgq WvivKvUv kvU wQuo Mj LvwbKUv|
weovji gZ wbtk bvgj ivbv|
PU& Ki wma nq gv_vi Dci nvZ Zzj wMjUvK `Z
RvqMvgZ AvUK w`j| cvmR ai mveavb GMvQ|
Uwjwfkb PjQ Kv_vI, bvixKi wgw Aviex Mvbi
AvIqvRK Qvwcq DVj KqKRbi mwwjZ nvwm, Lye ewk
`~i bq|
cvmRi kl cv evjKwb| DuwK w`q iwjs-Gi bxP
ZvKvj ivbv| SgSg ew| wk dzU bxP ewi ga
Afve `Lv hvQ RjLvbvi vBK jvMvbv AvDUvi
Iqvj-Gi gv_v| RjLvbvi `qvj _K cbiv dzU `~i|
62
gvmy` ivbv364

bvBjb iwki Kzjx Lyjj ivbv, GKUv cv iwjOi Dci


w`q Nywiq Gb `ynvZ aij| iwk QvoZ QvoZ bxP
bvgQ| cuwPk dzU bg `qvj cvqi avv w`q `vj LZ
i Kij| Szji `N evoQ g|
Zvici cuQ Mj ivbv| mveavb `uvovj AvDUvi Iqvji
Ici| PU& Ki em co ai djj GKUv vBK| Ub
Lwmq Avbj iwk| GBevi giP aiv vBK IUv Rwoq Lye
mnRB Pj Gjv Rj KvDi evBi|
ezi KvR KiQ AKvi| cuvP wgwbU ci Xvj eq
DcZKvi gv_vq DV Gm _vgj ivbv, Nvo wdwiq wcQbw`K
ZvKvj| `~i, AbKUv bxP RjLvbvUv hb cvMwZnvwmK
hyMi AwZKvq `vbei gZ IZ cZ AvQ AKvi, GLvb
mLvb `Lv hvQ `yGKUv nj`U vb Avjvi we`y|
Avevi Nyi nbnb Ki GMvj ivbv| AvKvk gN, nvZI
Nwo bB, eySZ cviQ bv ivZ KZ njv| Av`vR Kij mj
_K eievi ci AvovB _K wZb Nv cvi nqQ|
KvqvwiZ hZ AviI cuvP-mvZ wgwbU jvMe Ii| Zvici,
ILvb _K KqjvLwb I b`xi gvSvgvwS cuQvZ ne|
wek wgwbUi ga wUbkWjvi KvQ Pj Gj ivbv| Qo
wMqwQj, Avevi i nqQ ewUv| Avovj _K DuwK w`q
`Lj GK mvwi cvji Dci kW civbv evje RjjI,
Avkcvk bv AvQ KvbI jvKRb, bv KvbI Uwj ev
IqvMbi Avmv-hvIqv| Ii mvgbi evKvi ijjvBb ek
wKQz IqvMb `uvwoq _vKjI, Kv_vI KvbI Bwb `Lv
ew` ivbv
63

hvQ bv| Iw`KUvq Kqjvi ~c I gv_vq Avjvmn gvSvwi


AvKvii GKUv b `Lv MjI, Kv_vI wKQz boQ bv| Kx
evcvi, cvbUv KuP Mj bvwK?
Zvici Kvb cvZj ivbv| GKUv Ub AvmQ| AvIqvRUv
gk Rvivjv njI, nWjvBU RjQ bv| AviI LvwbK ci
IUvK `LZ cj ivbv| KvbI IqvMb bB, ay BwbUv
AvmQ| AvjvwKZ Bwbigi `iRvq h jvKUv `uvwoq
iqQ, Zvi cib IUv Kvjv kvU bv? wUbkWjvi mvgb
`uvwoq coj Ub|
Acv KiQ ivbv| wn-wn KiQ Vvvq|
Acv KiQ jvKUvI|
mg wav So dj Avovj _K ewiq Gj ivbv|
Ubi KvQvKvwQ cuQQ, Bwbigi `iRvq `uvovbv jvKUv
IK j Ki Qv Ki ay GKevi gv_v SuvKvj, Zvici
BwZ IK Acv KiZ ej Ub _K bg wUbkWi
w`K Pj Mj|
LvwbK ci ivbv `Lj mvBW jvBb w`q GKUv IqvMb
Vj AvbQ jvKUv| `Z nvZ Pvwjq Bwbi m Rvov
jvMvj IUvK|
IUvi cvk `uvwoq DuwK w`q wfZi ZvKvj ivbv|
Qv`wenxb IqvMb wKQz bB| nvZ w`q nvZovZ BvZi
U-i wKbviv VKj AvOyj| U-i GK cv DuPz Kij I,
IqvMbi wbPz cuvwPj UcK Szc Ki Zjvq bvgj, Zvici
gv_vi Dci axi axi bvwgq Avbj U| IqvMbi gSZ
duvK-dvKi AvQ, AwRbi KvbI Afve ne bv|
64
gvmy` ivbv364

Ubi WvBfvi GKvB me KvR mviQ| evKvi jvBb ai


UbUvK c_g Nywiq wbj m| Ubi wcQb GK GK Ki
mvZUv IqvMb Rvov jvMvj| b vU w`q Kqjv fij
mejvq| Zvici iIbv njv|
GZ iKg AvqvRbi h cqvRb wQj Zvi cgvY cvIqv
Mj wZb, cuvP I mvZ gvBji gv_vq| wZb RvqMvZB
ijjvBbi avi Acv KiQ Unj cywjki GKUv Ki
`j| Rj cjvZK Avmvgx bq, mvP Kiv njv IqvUW
ZvwjKvq bvg AvQ Ggb KvbI Rw IqvMb jywKq AvQ
wK bv `Lvi Rb| ejZ ne fvMgB, Bwbig msjM
IqvMbUv Zviv fvj Ki mvP Kij bv, Kij dj&m& eUgUv
wVKB `LZ cZ|
wWcvq cuQvZ ivZ fvi nq Mj| U-i Dcii Kqjv
mwiq bqv nj IqvMb _K ewiq Gj ivbv|
UvDRvi, kvU I RyZv `Iqv njv IK, Kvcojv
cyivbv njI avqv, Bw Kiv| GKUv KvMR bKkv GuK
`wLq `Iqv njv Rjvf~wg ai Kvb&w`K hZ ne,
Kv_vq coe weRUv BZvw`| nuv, GLvb _K nuUB cieZx
Me cuQZ ne IK| Avi ivbvi mB Me njv `yMg
Rji wfZi cv_ii GKUv evwo, KD `wLq bv w`j LyuR
cvIqv cvq Ame|
c_g _K kl ch Zgb KvbI K_v njv bv jvKUvi
m| we`vq bIqvi mgq ivbv ay ejj, AvcbvK abev`|
ew` ivbv

65

mvZ
cv_ii Zwi evwoUvi eVKLvbvq em wbRi m hb
jyKvPzwi LjQ Avj gvdv| mvdv Qo Avjgvwii KvQ
hvIqvi Rb cwZevi GKUv Ki ARynvZ Zwi KiQ m|
GKevi fvej, Avgvi Vvv jvMQ| Avi Vvv hLb
jvMQ, GK XvK LvIqv hZ cvi|
Zvici fvej, avZ wPwb bv Rvwb bv Kvb& kvjv
kvnwiqvii Rb ivZUvB Avgvi gvwU nq Mj! Zv ivZ
gvwU nIqvi wZc~iY wnmve AviI GK XvK LvIqv hZ
cvi|
gvdvi GK XvK gvb Ava Mvm| mvdv Qo evievi
DVQ m, Avjgvwi Lyj evZj ei Ki nvZi Mvm Bw
XvjQ| `~ii gmwR` LvwbK AvM AvRvb w`qQ| ewUv
Qo MjI evBi nvnvKvi KiQ gvZvj evZvm|
KvbI AvIqvR nqwb, ay wng GKUz evZvm Zvi Kcvji
Wvb cvkUv Quyq w`j| m m Lvov nq Mj Zvi Nvoi
jvg|
`viMvovq `uvwoq iqQ ivbv, fRv kvU I UvDRvi
66

gvmy` ivbv364

Mvqi m muU _vKvq myVvg ckj kixiUv hb Dby nq


coQ|
Kx KviY ejv gykwKj, nVvr Lye fq cj gvdv| Zvi
gb njv, GiKg KvbI ewZi gyLvgywL AvM `uvovZ
nqwb ZvK| m`n njv, Zvi gbi me Mvcb BQv I
Awfmw GB jvK Abvqvm Rb dje|
Kbv VuvU Rvov wfwRq wbq Rvi Ki nvmj Avj
gvdv| Avcwb mwZ Zv nj AvmZ ciQb, wgvi Avj
kvnwiqvi| hvK, mevi RbB GUv GKUv fvj Lei|
AviI GK gyn~Z gvdvi w`K ZvwKq _vKj ivbv|
jvKUv j^v-PIovq IiB gZ, Ze cwki e`j Pwei
cwigvYB ewk| wbtk nuU KvgivUv cvi njv I| Avmvi
mgq wbPz Uwej cvq Lvwj MvmUv j Kij, Zjvq GLbI
LvwbKUv iwOb Bw iq MQ| KUv evR? RvbZ PvBj
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nvZNwoi Dci PvL eyjvj gvdv| cuvPUv|
w`bi ejv iIbv nIqv hve? RvbZ PvBj ivbv| Avwg
GLvb _K QUvi ga ewiq coZ PvB|
nuv, Kb hve bv|
Mvmj Kiv hve?
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