8. Mallik±sutta½

119. S±vatthinid±na½ Tena kho pana samayena r±j± pasenadi kosalo mallik±ya deviy± saddhi½ uparip±s±davaragato hoti. Atha kho r±j± pasenadi kosalo mallika½ devi½ etadavoca– “atthi nu kho te, mallike, kocañño attan± piyataro”ti? “Natthi kho me, mah±r±ja, kocañño attan± piyataro. Tuyha½ pana, mah±r±ja, atthañño koci attan± piyataro”ti? “Mayhampi kho, mallike, natthañño koci attan± piyataro”ti.
Atha kho r±j± pasenadi kosalo p±s±d± orohitv± yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinno kho r±j± pasenadi kosalo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “idh±ha½, bhante, mallik±ya deviy± saddhi½ uparip±s±davaragato mallika½ devi½ etadavoca½– ‘atthi nu kho te, mallike, kocañño attan± piyataro’ti? Eva½ vutte, bhante, mallik± dev² ma½ etadavoca– ‘natthi kho me, mah±r±ja, kocañño attan± piyataro. Tuyha½ pana, mah±r±ja, atthañño koci attan± piyataro’ti? Eva½ vutt±ha½, bhante, mallika½ devi½ etadavoca½– ‘mayhampi kho, mallike, natthañño koci attan± piyataro”ti.
Atha kho bhagav± etamattha½ viditv± t±ya½ vel±ya½ ima½ g±tha½ abh±si–
“Sabb± dis± anuparigamma cetas±,
nevajjhag± piyataramattan± kvaci;
eva½ piyo puthu att± paresa½,
tasm± na hi½se paramattak±mo”ti.