Why did the astrologer say,"the swine has cheated me" when he had been paid full amount?
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The other, had not paid the full money. Note that the astrologer had asked for Rs5, whereas on counting it was quite less.
The astrologer was promised one rupee by the other, and sixteen annas make one rupee. The other had only paid twelve and a half annas, hence he had not paid the full amount.
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