chapter  XLVI
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The peacock as bridegroom.1

When she had looked at the peacock, she said, "He shall be n1Y husband,"

Thereupon the other birds told him: that she had chosen him as her spouse. He expanded his tail and began to dance.

Rashtrapala saw him, and asked, "Why does he dance 1" I

The others replied, ." It is because he is to be your daughter's husband."