Lies of the heart 6 August 2020: Samrat is busy surfing through kiran’s online profile to be able to date her better, when he gets a distraught kiran’s call, asking him if he can come rightaway to meet her as she got into another fight with her husband and is feeling very lonely.
he is tensed but complies neverthelss, feeling victorious that things are happening itself for him, saying that he shall meet and pick her up at Lokhandwala Circle. urmi hears this from a distance and is boggled. She doesnt pay attention and leaves for inside. Urmi is setting up the dinner table, when ishaan comes and caringly asks if he can help her, but she denies.
samrat rushes down to ask tani for her car keys for an emergency. She asks whats the matter. He says that a friend from Jhansi, has met with an accident. Shashi curiously asks whats the name of the friend. samrat glares at her and she silences herself. Tani gives him the keys and then asks him which hospirtal. he gives a random name. urmi comes and points out that he was just talking to someone saying that he shall pick up at lokhandwala circle, and asks where exactly is he going. samrat is shocked and speechless.
Then he turns it against her only, instigating tani, that she is trying to create doubt in their relationship. shashi understands that he is again going to meet kiran. She too support urmi. tani gets influenced and starts hollering at urmi. Ishaan asks tani to behave, while samrat stands for tani. After a bitter verbal fight, samrat leaves, when tani says that she trusts him.
Meanwhile, while sandhya stands guard for tani’s arrival, damini uses the duplicate keys that they got made, and then opens the locker to samrat’s wardrobe, but to her disappointment doesnt find the papers. She is frustrated that samrat is more cunning than they thought. she wonders where could he have hidden them.
Location: On the road
Samrat meets kiran, who is visibly distraught. she bares out her heart about her abusive husband to him, and he pretends to be a patient listener. He holds her hand and asks her not to cry and compose herself, and not waste these tears, as herhusband doesnt realise her true worth, and he has started taking her for granted, and soon he shall regret. She starts comparing his caring nature for his wife as compared to her husband’s callous nature. samrat pretends to be affectionate and caring. He assures her that everything would be alright, while she says that if he leaves her, she would die. He finally pulls the car to a halt, and pretends to be angry, saying that she cant die, or talk like that. He asks her to take a lesson from his life, as he too bears through it, with s s mile on his face.
She breaks down in his arms, and samrat lustily thinks that the ball has itself landed in his court and now he can take full advantage of it, tonight itself, as tomorrow might not present the wonderful oppurtunity again. Hee leeringly eyes her arm, as he caresses hr arm.
Location: Ishaan’s residence
Urmi is still tensed about samrat’s lying to tani, when ishaan comes in and asks her to forget and get over it, since she did whatever she could. she is however unconvinced and still badgers him to do this. He asks her what does she want. she says that she wants him to check on samrat’s friend, in the hospital he said he was going. He says that he doesnt know the name. she asks him to check on all accident cases today. he complies.
Shashi meanwhile is listening to tani rant about the special dishes that she shall prepare, even though urmi has refused to cook for her. She wonders that samrat hasnt come back still, as its getting very late. she asks tani to go and sleep. tani says that she wont be able to, till samrat comes back. tani calls him up, and gets irritated when he doesnt pick up. Shashi tries to say that he might be busy.
Tani thinks that he can inform atleast. ishaan and urmi come down. He says that samrat shall not pick her call, as he befooled her and went out, as he didnt go to the hospital. Shashi reprimands him for instigating tani against samrat. urmi says that this is the truth. urmi tells tani that ishaan called up the hospital, and there’s no such accident case, and neither has any such person been registered, and that samrat wasnt there, citing that her doubt was right. Tani is enraged and shocked. ishaan confirms this, adding that samrat is lying. tani is shocked.
Later, as the entire family gathers, anirudh asks if ishaan is sure that samrat isnt at the hospital. Tani irritably says that she checked herself. They tell her why is she so angry now, as they were trying to tell her all along, but she never paid heed to their advices. shashi tries to say that there may be a hueg misunderstanding, as samrat never lies. tani shuts her up, angry at everyone, while shashi is surprised. tani tells anirudh and ishaan, that when samrat enters the house the next house, his arms and legs should be broken.
Shashi is tensed, and asks her to reconsider and not do this. tani however reprimands shashi too, for not knowing her son, when urmi says that she knows her son too well, and knew that he had lied to his wife. Sandhya watches amusedly. tani asks shashi is she kenw, while she vehemently fumbles and protests. tani asks them all to listen up. She tells that this marriager is over. Damini and sandhya are amused. She says that now she doesnt have any relation anymore with samrat. Shashi is super worried for her comfort. She says that she wont be able to rest in peace till she doesnt teach samrat a lesson. urmi calms her down saying that samrat shall get punishment for his deeds. She says that god would definitely teach him a lesson.
Location: On the road
samrat and kiran continue driving, while he asks if she is okay now. she smiels at him, and he pretends to be happy for her. she thanks him profusely, as if he hadnt been here, she wouldnt have been alive. he says that he is always there for her. he eyes a hotel, and thinks that this is the right place, to create a nuisance, and that he should take advantage of this, before it bounces back. samrat intentionally brings the car to a halt, and then says that the car has broken down. he pretends to be frustrated, that they wont find a mechanic in this isolated place.
She is tensed, as he goes to pretend to check the car. when he goes, he intentionally messes with the mechanism. Samrat coems back, and is frustrated when the car doesnt start yet again.
She gets frazzled, and says that she cant be here as she has to go home. he asks her to relax, and assures that the car shall start, and till then, they shall have to spend sometime somewhere. She says that they shall wait in the car. he says that it isnt safe for her to be in the highway, at this time in the night. he says that he is doing all this for her safety. She is visibly at discomfort. he then suggests that they can spend the night in the nearby hotel. she is ouraged.
She asks how can she stay with him at the hotel, as that would tar her image, being Vikram Singhania, the leading businessman’s wife. samrat gets to know that she is Vikram Singhania’s wife, and says that he shall take his name for the room. He says that he is doing it for her safety only, as if anything happens to her, he wont be able to forgive her. She plays along. he eyes the hotel lustily.
Location: Paradise Presidency hotel
Samrat and kiran check in the hotel. The recptionist eyes them leeringly knowing whats going on. Kiran stands embarassed. The receptiomnist gives them a room, and then asks for the id, and details. Samrat gives him one. he says that these are hotel rules. She is tensed, while he assures that everything is alright. he thinks that this is one more level crossed, and once in the room, he shall play her like a guitar, as her sob story would force her to come like that.
They then enter the hotel, where she is again tensed. he asks her to relax as they are absolutely safe here. She asks what if her husband gets to know, then he will kill her, and leave her today. he says that he shall not know till she doesnt, and the person who doesnt care for her, why should she care for him. he asks her to live for herself just for once, forgetting everything, and to live in the moment.
She drinks the water, while he thinks that he shall use and discard her once and for all. She says that her marital life is disturbed, and she doesnt want to aggravate it. he asks her not to worry as everything would be okay, saying that he is here. he says that its just a matter of time, till the mechanic gets their car running and till then she should just relax. she places her head on his shoulders, while he feels that things are working the way he wants them to. Just then, a person walks in with a pistol aimed at them, asking them to put their hands up. they are scared and comply, visibly shocked.
Location: Paradise presidency
Samrat asks the stranger who is he. He shuts him saying that they should instead ask why is he here. Samrat offers him the entire money. he takes it at gun point. He then coaxes the jewellery on kiran too. Samrat then rushedly asks him to go outside. But the man leeringly says that one thing is still left and thats the girl. he lewdly eyes her, while samrat is extremely fidgety. he tries to ask the man to leave kiran. When he begins to misbehave with kiran, the person beats samrat to pulp, as he falls flat and unconscious. Kiran is extremely worried for her and screams out his name.
Location: Ishaan’s residence
At home, all are tensed for samrat. shashi is next to falling asleep, while sandhya too takes the cue and says that she is feeling sleepy and is going. tani hollers at her for even mentioning to go to sleep and asks her to stay put. damini too notices that shashi is asleep. she points this to tani, taunting shashi for falling asleep. tani angrily nudges her out of sleep, and while she wakes up shocked, saying that she was in deep thinking. Tani asks what was she thinking. shashi gets into her pretentious rant for concern for samrat. All are frustrated. urmi reminds ishaan that he was to go to lokhandwala circle, and maybe if they searcehd there, they might find tani’s car. ishaan leaves with alok.
Location: Paradise Presidency
The next morning, samrat wakes up with a splitting headache, from the bruises and injuries. somehow, he manages to wake up, and finds kiran, weeping on the bed, with blanket over her. he comes to her and asks why is she crying and what happened. She says that he raped her. he is shocked while she is distraught and in uncontrollable tears. he comes to her casually and asks her to forget it like a bad dream. she is shocked. He composes and says that he shall kill the person, to be able to earn her trust. Suddenly he realises that its morning and rushes to leave. when she is senseless, he composes her saying that the more they stay here, it would bring problems. She is apalled at his callousness.
Downsatirs, Samrat gets into a scuffle with the receptionist who outrightly denies that nothing like that happens here, and no unauthorised person came here last night. Samrat begins to verbally abuse him, accusing him of lying and mismanagement. Kiran asks him not to create any drama. The receptionist comments that he must have been drunk, and hence doesnt remember any of it. kiran shoves him away, before he can do any further damage.
On the road, while driving the car, Samrat is frustratedly thinking that the night went to waste due to this girl, who he couldnt even enjoy, and that this is his last meeting with her. Kiran suddenly is tensed and asks how come the car started now, when it didnt yesterday. he says that its a miracle, and a sign that god wants them to be safe, as he kept them safe and alive through last night’s ordeal. She says that she wants to go to the police station and file a police complaint. he asks why is it needed. she reminds that she was raped.
He pretends to agree, but says that going there is futile, and everything shall come out in the open. he asks her what and how would she xplain the night to her husband. She is adamant however. he is tensed wondering that he shall be ruined if she goes to the police. He then makes a sweet face and tries to cajole her into talking out of it, and asks her to focus on her priorities. He tells about eh cases, and how her husband shall file a divorce once he gets to know this. she seems convinced while he is tensed and somewhat relieved.
Location: Ishaan’s residence
The next morning, Shashi thinks that everyone is busy and unawares, and maybe this is the right time, to steal out of the house, as she too would be reprimanded along with samrat, once he returns home. urmi comes with coffee for everyone. She gives it to tani, and asks her to relax, as samrat wont go anywhere and would definitely come back. tani takes coffee. she then serves damini and sandhya, while shsahsi angrily eyes urmi,a s she was after all this. urmi comes upto shashi and gives her coffee too. Anirudh comes down and urmi gives him too. All are tensed for samrat’s absence. ishaan and alok come back, when tani hurriedly asks if they found samrat. ishaan says that they neither found samrat nor her car. She is tensed.
Shashi begins to rant that they were unnecessarily doubting him. urmi says that they had to doubt as he wasnt at the hospital too. Urmi tells anirudh that they can inform the police, and then they can trace his phone, and get his whereabouts. They like the idea. ishaan asks on what ground would they file the complaint, and how would they deal with the interrogation that follows. tani says that she just wants to know somehow where is samrat and whats he upto. When samrat finally returns with the cuts and bruises, all are shocked. Tani eyes him angrily.