Once there was a king 29 January 2022: Rana ji was angry at Gayatri and says she didn’t trust him. She says he doesn’t know about a wife’s heart, else she trusted him. Rana ji says had she trusted him she would have waited for him to win and not have interfered. Gayatri says he is getting her wrong. Rana ji says he isn’t getting her wrong, he is just aware that she didn’t trust him completely.Avdesh felt pain as a lady put a medicine over the bruise on his back. He sits up and puts champagne over it. The old man says it isn’t good to bear pain, and asks why he lost this game today.
He had worked so hard to win this Amirkot. Avdesh thinks about Gayatri and says when one gets pure gold then silver gets second on priority. Rana ji comes from behind, Avdesh says welcome Rana ji. He didn’t believe Avdesh and came to see if he is leaving or not. Rana ji says trust is won, and Avdesh hasn’t trusted him yet. Avdesh tells Rana ji that he must not leave without having a drink. He quotes the old man that the man who can’t control his drink can’t control his wife.
Raaj Mata listens to Gayatri’s anger that it wasn’t mistrust but only worry. Hadn’t Rana ji got worried if she was in problem? Raaj Mata smiles and asks where is Rana ji, Gayatri says she doesn’t know, he must be in a corner sitting with his best friend. Raaj Mata asks which friend, Gayatri says his anger. Raaj Mata laughs and says Gayatri isn’t only intelligent but also intellectual.
Avdesh tells Rana ji the stories of his bravery with some men. He tells Rana ji that he was the step son of his father, he was always degraded in front of his step brothers, and he killed them all. Rana ji stops drinking at once and asks why the man who killed his brothers left him.
Avdesh says he had already lost his fight from Rana ji, thinks about Gayatri and says Rana ji has family that Avdesh doesn’t have. Rana ji says he is his friend, he can welcome him to his family.Gayatri gets ready and prepares for welcome of Rana ji. Kokilla and Kunwar ji watch her from upstairs, Kokilla says if Gayatri and Rana ji get so near to each other, their will soon be an heir. Kunwar ji says they will use Avdesh to get rid of Rana ji and will remove Avdesh by himself.Cheetah comes into Swarna’s room, she was asleep. Cheetah shuts the window of the room. Swarna coughed while sleeping, he covers her with the quilt and checks on her fever.
He says she has high fever, runs her hands as she coughed. She held his hand in hers as he heads to leave. He sits beside her.
Kokilla says to Kunwar ji that this Avdesh turns his colors as a chameleon. They hear whistles of Rana ji with Avdesh. Raaj Mata comes and asks who is this illiterate. Rana ji and Avdesh were both drunk, Rana ji says this is his friend. Avdesh gets to her feet, he says he is illiterate. Those who don’t get a good brought up at home are like this. Rana ji holds his shoulders, smiles and tells Raaj Mata he has invited his friend as a guest in palace for a few days. He asks Raaj Mata to get a room ready for him. He asks about Gayatri. Kokilla says they had seen her in the backyard of palace. Rana ji says he will call her. Raaj Mata says to Rana ji that she wants to talk to him.
Rana ji asks Avdesh to wait here, he will be back soon. Kunwar ji and Kokilla also leave. Avdesh goes towards the backyard.
Gayatri hears the footsteps of a Avdesh and thinks Rana ji has arrived. She claps and the lights go off. Avdesh comes to the backyard what was decorated with candles. Gayatri comes to hug him from behind and says Rana ji, I love you a lot and it is said those who love never keeps anything in heart. He must not be angry with her, because if he is angry she can’t live. Avdesh holds her hand, Gayatri feels the grip awkward, Avdesh confronts her now. She is shocked to see him, as he held her hand tight. He says he didn’t know that the Rani of Amirkot welcomes a guest like this. Gayatri’s dress had been stuck in Avdesh’s bracelet.
Rana ji arrives the backyard as Gayatri still struggled to get rid of her dress. She hurries hearing his footsteps, but Rana ji comes there.Avdesh holds Gayatri’s hand, Rana ji watches them together.Kunwar ji and Kokilla say that no one can trust each other, he must look at Avdesh. He wanted to kill Rana ji is now a friend. Kunwar ji says she didn’t get it that Avdesh understood he first needs to put a hand in Rana ji’s neck.Rana ji asks Gayatri why she is so shocked. Avdesh says why she wouldn’t be shocked, she had seen him as an enemy in the morning.
Rana ji tells Gayatri that Avdesh was leaving the city, he went there and became a friend with Avdesh so he brought him home. Avdesh says at first he felt awkward, then he thought what is his friend’s is his as well. Gayatri goes to serve food. Rana ji gets Avdesh inside for food.Gayatri was serving the food, Rana ji and Avdesh come to the table. Gayatri stops him from taking Rana ji’s seat. Avdesh says he has come to take his place, but he is the one who is like a family member. He takes another seat. Kunwar ji says that for once he had thought Avdesh will win today but how he lost. Avdesh stands up saying he will make him understand, he puts Kunwar ji’s hand on the table and takes a knife. Kunwar ji resists, but Avdesh tells him not to move his hand.
He knocks the knife around his hand on table. As he stops, Kunwar ji is happy that his hand was saved but the table board beneath had been cut into a proper hand shape. Avdesh hands the knife to Kunwar ji saying it is his turn now. Kunwar ji says he is worried about Avdesh, what if his hand moves. Avdesh keeps his hand saying his hand won’t move, there is fire in his body and blood. He asks Kunwar ji if he is afraid being a Rajput. Kunwar ji starts to knock the knife, Avdesh bucks him up to get faster. He finally put a cut on Avdesh’s hand. He sucks his injury, Gayatri angry at him. Avdesh says he had done it without seeing, and Kunwar ji couldn’t do it having in in front of his eyes.
Kunwar ji says there was dust in his eyes. Avdesh says if Rana ji was there in his place he would have done it. Rana ji is never afraid of facing any situation. Kokilla asks Avdesh why he lost then. Avdesh says luck matters a lot, fate brought him among them today. He takes a drink to name it to their friendship. Raaj Mata tells Rana ji that Gayatri cooked with her own hands today, Rana ji asks her to put the first bite with her own hands as well. Avdesh dislikes this, stares at Gayatri and before the bite could get to Rana ji’s mouth he drops the glass on floor. Rana ji asks what happened, he apologizes that it fell down. Rana ji asks him to get another glass. Gayatri dislikes his stare.
Rana ji and Avdesh played dart and arrow. Rana ji takes an aim, then another as Avdesh watches him. His aim was perfect. Avdesh says he can swear that Rana ji won’t take this aim this perfect without seeing. Rana ji says be it a sword, an arrow or dart, his aim is never wrong. Avdesh blindfolds Rana ji and hands him an arrow. Rana ji throws the arrow that goes to perfect place and says he doesn’t need to see it even. Avdesh says he must do this with gun as well, if he wins Avdesh will do what Rana ji would ask him for one whole day. He picks the gun up pointing it at Rana ji’s forehead. Gayatri comes and watches this calling Rana ji’s name. Rana ji tells Gayatri that Avdesh was just giving the gun to him, it is empty as well. Avdesh says is seems Gayatri doesn’t trust him still.
He tells Rana ji that he likes milk and honey before going to sleep. Rana ji requests Gayatri to make a glass for him.
Gayatri was preparing the milk, curtly saying the he speaks so sweet as if he lived in some honey bottle. She turns and hits Avdesh who saves the milk. Gayatri says she is sorry for what happened outside, she thought it was Rana ji. He slaps the glass on the table. Gayatri says she must be angry, he challenged Rana ji then changed at once. Even weathers doesn’t change this often. Avdesh says he can even change other’s too, what is new about changing himself.
Rana ji asks Avdesh if he send the message into his place. Avdesh says he will try tomorrow again. Rana ji takes him to show his room. Gayatri suspects Avdesh.
022: In the palace, Rana ji drags Gayatri in a corner of the corridor. He hushes Gayatri up, saying no one can come between them now. He says he did the mistake, she gave him the punishment, now it’s his turn.Avdesh walks in the corridor thinking about Gayatri.Rana ji and Gayatri were in the backyard, Rana ji black folds Gayatri and takes her jewelry periodically.Avdesh thinks about how Gayatri had stopped him from sitting on Rana ji’s seat.
Rana ji and Gayatri share some cozy moments together. Avdesh passes by and watches them together. He throws the alcohol off his mouth and throws a matchstick on them. Gayatri sits up at once watching the fire all around them. Both gets worried. Avdesh peeks at them from behind a tree and smiles saying he never want them to be together.
Laksh comes across Cheetah. Laksh says that Cheetah must not forget that Swarna is his wife, whether she lives or dies. Cheetah says the man who never fulfils any responsibilities of a husband has no right to be called a husband.
Laksh says he even has a right to kill Cheetah. Cheetah says his life isn’t that easy to be taken. Kunwar ji comes there, he tells Laksh not to say anything to Cheetah and leave. Laksh resists but then leave. Kunwar ji tells Cheetah that he wasn’t brought here to love, because any man can do what he has been called to do.
Avdesh thinks about the intimacy between Rana ji and Gayatri, he puts his face in a water bucket to release his rage on Rana ji. He says Gayatri is only his, he wants a single chance to remove Rana ji from his way and make Gayatri his only. He shivers in rage saying Gayatri is only his