CC Madhya 3.79

nityānanda kahe — kailuṅ tina upavāsa
āji pāraṇā karite chila baḍa āśa
Word for word: 
nityānanda kahe — Lord Nityānanda said; kailuṅ — I have undergone; tina — three; upavāsa — fasting days; āji — today; pāraṇā — breaking the fast; karite — to do; chila — there was; baḍa — great; āśa — hope.
Translation: 
Nityānanda Prabhu said, “I have undergone fasting for three days continuously. Today I had hoped to break My fast.”