‘Sri Krishna, I am being put through an ordeal, the foolish
Acts of your cousins are burning me up, save from these
Who are stripping me of the cloth I am clad in!
You alone can save me,
the saviour of the helpless; If I lose my honour, can
I stay alive?’
She vowed to never tie her hair till the day the Pandavas avenged the humiliation she had been subjected to by the Kauravas. That her hair would be left untamed and wild till the day Bhima would kill Dushyasana and smear her hair with his blood.