varaku

121. mullai
vitaiyar konRa mutaiyal pUzi,
iTu muRai n'irappiya Ir ilai varakin
kavaik katir kaRitta kAmar maTap piNai,
aralai am kATTu iralaiyoTu, vatiyum
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puRaviRRu amma, n'I n'ayan'tOL UrE:
'elli viTTanRu, vEn'tu' enac collupu
pariyal; vAzka, n'in kaNNi!-kAN vara
viri uLaip polin'ta vIgku celal kali mA
vaN pari tayagka ezIi, taN peyaR
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kAn yARRu ikumaNaR karai piRakku oziya,
el virun'tu ayarum manaivi
mel iRaip paNait tOL tuyil amarvOyE!

vinai muRRi maRuttarumtalaimakaRkut tErppAkan colliyatu.-oru ciRaipperiyanAr