The Palace (Saaphri Part 8)
by Yugal Joshi
“Maharaj, my considered opinion is that unnecessary expansion of the army is undesirable. Secondly, to keep army loyal to the king, soldiers must be salaried and must be kept under a strict code of conduct.”
Kaikeyee interrupted with a sense of urgency.
“No one can disagree that my beloved Ram has got a golden heart. But this is politics. His apprehensions don’t go well with raj-dharma."