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Siya, be it so," Nanda agreed. " Siyat! " Shridaman corrected him, in the pure
tongue. Nanda laughed at himself and them both. " Siyat, Siyat! " he repeated. "
Hair-splitter, leave me my lingo! When I speak Sanskrit it sounds like the snuffling
of a ...
Yet I will say, when you corrected my Prakrit and wanted me to say Siyat, it struck
me again how strange it is that you are using your correct and cultured speech in
the interest of simplification." " You have no ground to reproach me," Shri- ...
I, too, say Siyat to this miracle, for I have always wanted a slender body like this,
and now, when I speak for Indra's cult of words and against simplification, it will
become me better than it did before — or at least if not my face it will become my
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