904 AH AUG. 19th. 1498 to AUG. 8th. 1499 AD. 107
Once or twice he advanced in battle-array, past Chihildukhteran1 to the town side of the hill but, as our braves went out arrayed to fight, beyond the gardens and suburbs, he could not advance further and returned to the other side of the hill. On his first coming to those parts, he killed two of the begs he had captured, Mirim Ldgharl and Tuqa. Beg. For nearly a month he lay round-about without effecting anything; after that he retired, his face set for Atish. Aush had been given to Ibrahim Saru and his man in it now made it fast.
1 A place near Kabul bears the same name ; in bath the name is explained by a legend that there Earth opened a refuge for forty menaced daughters.