ity uktah prasthito duto
yatha-vad avadan nrpan
te ’pi sandarsanam saureh
pratyaiksan yan mumuksavah
Thus addressed, the messenger departed and accurately relayed the Lord’s message to the kings. Eager for freedom, they then waited expectantly for their meeting with Lord Krsna.
The great Vaisnava scholar Srila Jiva Gosvami comments here that by force of circumstances the kings began focusing their attention on Lord Krsna alone.