Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani 7th July 2016 Written Episode
Rani walks around the room, watching the marbles and the dolls they used to play with in childhood. Bari Rani Maa watch the servant holding hot soup, she goes to speak to Raja with the soup herself. As the door is knocked, Rani stood wearing a mask. She screams watching Bari Rani Maa and the soup spills over her hand, she apologizes her and keeps her hand in the jug, explaining she thought it was Raja Baja. Bari Rani Maa was shocked and asks who she is. Raja tells Bari Rani Maa that this is Rani, she studies in his college and is a topper, and she reached there on her own. Bari Rani maa taunts that now the country is independent, there is no rank, she might come anytime. Raja watches the burn on her hand, Rani immediately puts on a medicine over her hand. Raja was moved. Bari Rani Maa says
she likes it that Rani remember everything from the past. If she remember giving bruise, then she will remember giving the injury as well. She recalls Raja had to leave home only because of her. Raja smiles that their misunderstandings have all got away, they are friend now. Bari Rani Maa says time gets some people as friends and some as enemies.
Raja and Rani sit on a bench outside, Raja was lost in a thought. Rani inquires what he is thinking. He says he never realize when the time pass while with her. She complains he never care for time. She asks him to go and spend some time with Bari Rani maa and thanks him for the watch. She thanks him for taking care of Dadu. He says he is her owns, inquires about Raaj Mata suggesting to keep a nurse. Rani says she only wants friendship, he helped her before as well but she had to pay it off by staying away from him for last 12 years. She now wants to walk with him. She turns to leave, they sing some verses of Abhi na jao chor k. He calls her name, she replies what Raja Baja. He says he likes listening his name from her mouth.
Rani was reading in her room, Raja whistles from the window. She consider it an illusion, when finally he calls her out. He says they have both been thinking about each other, why not accompany each other. He offers to go on long drive. Rani hands him a book from which they have a test tomorrow, he must study himself and let her read too. Raja jumps inside and whispers her name in her ears. She insists on him to go home else they will get late. Raja agrees, then says she left his anklet. He asks her to come and take it, can’t she walk a few steps to get it back. She goes to him, he holds it up and demands her to come closer. He finally holds her arms, make her sit and put the anklet on her foot by himself. He finally whispers in her ear that he is leaving her room only, but may come in her dream.
Raja comes to Bari Rani Maa and asks for her help, she allows him to insist. Raja informs her that he is ready to fight the elections this time. He wants something in return. He is turning this palace into a hotel, he wants to take the responsibility of this project. Bari Rani Maa was happy he is helping his father. He denies doing it for him, Bari Rani Maa hugs him as she know for whom he is doing. Raja says he is doing this all for Rani, as he wants to offer her a job in this project. They took her all wrong, she isn’t greedy. He wants to give her something that doesn’t ruin her self-respect and their friendship. Bari Rani Maa wonders why he is doing so, she is studying. Raja says she needs money for her Dadu’s treatment, but rejected his offer. Bari Rani Maa assures she will also care for Rani only, from now on. Raja leaves, Bari Rani maa was curt that she reached where she had once left.
Bari Rani Maa sat on rocking chair in her room, thinking about childhood Rani and Raja’s care for her now. She curtly says the thorn she got rid of years ago is again pricking her heart, Raja got his older friendship. The older the wine, the faster it works. She won’t get Rani get into Raja’s heart.
PRECAP: Bindu invites Rani to her birthday party. Raja asks Rani and she agrees to come. Raja awaits Rani as she comes downstairs ready for the party.