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भव त्वं मम भार्येति प्राह तां भक्तवत्सलः || 15 ||
Seeing at the end of the sentence, Shiva who is kind to devotees said “become my wife”.
When told to ask for a boon, Sati could not ask for it, being too shy. God knew what she wanted.