tabe ami kahilan drdha kari' mana
gopalera age kaha e-satya vacana
tabe—at that time; ami—I; kahilan—said; drdha kari' mana—fixing my mind; gopalera age—in front of the Gopala Deity; kaha—speak; e-satya vacana—this truthful statement.
"At that time I concentrated my mind and requested the brahmana to make the promise before the Gopala Deity.
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