Barrister Babu 18th June 2021 Written Episode, Written Update on SenaDaily.com
The episode begins with Thakuma begging the groom’s family to stop and accept Bondita. The man scolds Thakurma. Thakuma says that there is blackness and jealousy in the fate of women and coal, but Bondita is a diamond. She says I assure you, there will be happiness in your house and Lakshmi if Bondita goes to your house. The man says okay, I will take this girl along, but not as my daughter-in-law, for our entertainment, she can stay in some corner of the house. Thakur shouts at Narayan. Man argues. Bondita scolds the man. She says your thinking is impure, you think women are like things to keep it.
She answers him. She says look at your family ladies and me, am I different, if my marriage breaks down, then I am better than them, I am educated, I know my best, I question the bad custom like child marriage, I argue and understand right and wrong, I fight against child marriage, Anirudh and I sacrificed our marriage to save the lives of other girls, every girl is a diamond, I take away the right of men to judge us . She says you cannot reject me, I will reject this alliance, in the house where women are not respected, there is no respect at all in that house, I break this alliance myself.
The man asks Thakuma to control Bondita, otherwise she will embarrass him. Trilochan asks Anirudh to come, Thakurma will take Bondita home. Anirudh says Thakura is playing this game, Bondita is not talking to me. Trilochan says even Thakuma cannot separate you, can one separate heart and heartbeat, if you are the heart then Bondita is the heartbeat. Thakura asks Bondita to stop.
Thakuma says I want your betterment, I wanted to lie and want to marry you, did I do something wrong, you are being insulted, how did you get these bad names, because of Anirudh, I want to do good for you. You were going to be a sweetheart. Bondita says he wanted to give me freedom, you are imprisoning me, he wanted to give me a sky and flight, you are giving me a cage, you are also being insulted like this.
Bondita says I will not bow before wrong decision even if you are in front. Thakur slaps her. Thakur goes home. She talks to Pandit. She asks for some way to marry Bondita. Pandit says there is a solution, but it is difficult. Sumati takes care of Bondita. She talks to him and ties his hair. Bondita remembers Anirudh’s words. Pandit says it is not easy, Bondita cannot do it. Thakura asks him what it is. He explains about the sanctification ritual, once she is proved holy, she can have a relationship, it will be like her new birth. He tells that the girl is sent to a dark deserted house at night and then the door is opened in the morning.
Thakuma says that there are many wild animals there, no one can do that. Pandit says he has to go. Sumati says I cannot see your tears, I know it is tough for you. She asks Bondita to try and understand. Bondita leaves. Thakuma says if the girl is impure then she cannot come out, if Bondita is pure then she can also come out, if there is any stain on her, she will die there, would you like to do this ritual for Bondita. Thakura thinks and says yes Pandit ji. Sumati looks on.