1. Sri Shankaracharya's interpretation of etc. is simply keep these
ephemeral things for you; I do not care for them.
2. is explained by Sri Sankaracharya to mean "for the
sake of the maintenance of the body." it may, perhaps, with a little grammatical
licence, be understood to mean "hoping that the source of pleasure may be acquired
3. I crave the forgiveness of the learned for giving an
interpretation different from the orthodox commentarians in regard to these two verses. My
interpretation is based on the juxtaposition of and.