kaTugkatir jAyiRu

338. n'eytal
kaTug katir jAyiRu malai maRain'tanRE;
aTumpu koTi tumiya Azi pOzn'tu, avar
n'eTun' tEr in oli iravum tOnRA;
iRappa evvam n'aliyum, n'in n'ilai;
5
'n'iRuttal vENTum' enRi; n'ilaippa
yAgganam viTumO maRRE!-mAl koLa
viyal irum parappin irai ezun'tu arun'tupu,
pulavu n'ARu ciRukuTi manRattu Ogkiya
ATu araip peNNait tOTu maTal ERi,
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koTu vAyp pETaik kuTampaic cEriya,
uyir celak kaTaiip puNar tuNaip
payirtal AnA, paital am kurukE?

oruvazit taNan'ta kAlai ARRAta talaimakaL vanpuRai etirmozin'tatu.-maturai Arulaviya n'ATTu AlampEri cAttanAr