When the rakshasi saw Lakshmana she shrieked with delight. "You!" she shouted, as she reached out and grabbed him. "You will be mine! My name is Ayomukhi, and I want you for to be husband. We will dwell here together in the forest!"
Lakshmana recoiled in horror. Without a word he unsheathed his sword and sliced off the rakshasi's nose, one ear, and one breast.