Neighbours and a piper who have come to Maurya's house for a dance.
He's young, Maurya; when he gets oulder, he'll know betther.
God help you Maurya; I'm afraid there's a long time before your poor soul in Purgatory.
Maurya comes in very slowly, without looking at the girls, and goes over to her stool at the other side of the fire.
Sheela ran as fast as was in her to Father Brian's house, and returned with him running to Maurya's house.
Maurya took no notice of them, and seemed to be taken up with her cooking, her back turned to the intruders.
The Nanda dynasty thus comes to an end and Chandragupta becomes the founder of the Maurya dynasty.
When Sheela was going out, Maurya let a screech out of her which was heard for a mile on every side of her.
Like the Buddhists, the Jains claim to have been patronised by the Maurya princes.
No Hindu empires have lasted long, and the Maurya dominions broke up fifty years after his death.