n'occi

143. pAlai
aitE kamma yAnE; oyyena,
taru maNal jemiriya tiru n'akar muRRattu,
Orai Ayamum n'occiyum kANtoRum,
n'Ir vAr kaNNEn kaluzum enninum,
5
kiLLaiyum, 'kiLai' enak kUum; iLaiyOL
vazu ilaL amma, tAnE; kuzIi,
ampal mUtUr alar vAyp peNTir
innA in urai kETTa cil n'AL
aRiyEn pOla uyirEn;
10
'n'aRiya n'ARum n'in katuppu' enREnE.

manai maruTci.-kaNNakAran koRRanAr

246. pAlai
iTUu UgkaN iniya paTUum;
n'eTuj cuvarp palliyum pAgkil tERRum;
manai mA n'occi mImicai mAc cinai,
vinai mAN irug kuyil payiRRalum payiRRum;
5
uram puri uLLamoTu curam pala n'In'ti,
ceyporuTku akanRanarAyinum poyyalar,
varuvar vAzi-tOzi!-puRavin
pon vIk konRaiyoTu piTavut taLai aviza,
in icai vAnam iragkum; avar,
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'varutum' enRa paruvamO ituvE?

piriviTai melin'ta talaimakaLait tOzi vaRpuRIiyatu.-kAppiyaj cEn'tanAr