Yeh Hai Mohabbatein's 2nd May episode: Ishita and Raman participate in a ‘couple contest’ and lose. Ishita is upset about Raman’s behavior in the contest. Raman tells her that he intentionally failed in the series of tests to tease her, but actually he is incomplete without her. He says that no competition can define their relationship.
Raman adds that it is his fault that he cannot utter his feeling, but he always chooses to express it. He reads out a poem written by himself, Ishita becomes emotional.
Raman tells Ishita that he can never think of hurting her. It is due to her he has learnt to love, says Raman. Finally, he says those three magical words to her. For the first time, Raman clearly expresses his feeling to Ishita saying ‘I love you’.
Soon he gets a phone call and tells Ishita that he has to go for a business tour in USA, but he is worried about her as she is not fit. She insists that he should go for the trip without worrying about her. He gives the news to the family and bids farewell to them soon. Ishita thinks that she will express her feeling to Raman after he comes back.
Mihir and Rinki win the contest and get coupons for a Kerala trip. The family becomes excited for them. Mihir packs Rinki’s bags. She tells him that she participated in the game only as a formality, to show the court that she is trying to save her marriage. She tells him not to take the game seriously as she is not to forgive him so easily. Mihir says that he is trying his best to make her happy. She rubbishes it.