veTci

257
ceruppu iTaic ciRu paral annan; kaNaik kAl,
av vayiRRu, akanRa mArpin, paig kaN,
kuccin n'iraitta kurUu mayir mOvAy,
cevi iRan'tu tAztarum kavuLan, villoTu,
5
yArkolO, aLiyantAnE? tErin
Ur peritu ikan'tanRum ilanE; araN enak
kATu kaik koNTanRum, ilanE; kAlai,
pullAr ina n'irai cel puRam n'Okki,
kaiyin cuTTip paiyena eNNi,
10
cilaiyin mARRiyOnE; avaitAm
mikap palavAyinum, en Am enaittum
veN kOL tOnRAk kuziciyoTu,
n'AL uRai mattu oli kELAtOnE?

tiNai veTci; tuRai uNTATTu.
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258
muL kAl kArai mutu pazan Eyppat
teRippa viLain'ta tIm kan'tAram
n'iRutta Ayam talaiccenRu uNTu,
paccUn tinRu, pain' n'iNam perutta
5
eccil Irg kai vilpuRam timiri,
pulam pukkananE, pul aNal kALai;
oru muRai uNNAaLavai, peru n'irai
Urp puRam n'iRaiyat tarukuvan; yArkkum
toTutal Ompumati, mutu kaL cATi;
10
A tarak kazumiya tukaLan,
kAytalum uNTu, ak kaL veyyOnE.

tiNaiyum tuRaiyum avai.
......................ulOccanAr pATiyatu.

262
n'aRavum toTumin; viTaiyum vIzmin;
pAcuval iTTa pun kAl pan'tarp
punal tarum iLa maNal n'iRaiyap peymmin
onnAr munnilai murukki, pin n'inRu,
5
n'iraiyoTu varUum ennaikku
uzaiyOr tanninum peruj cAyalarE.

tiNai veTci; tuRai uNTATTu; talaittORRamum Am.
....................maturaip pErAlavAyAr pATiyatu.

269
kuyil vAy anna kUrmukai atiral
payilAtu alkiya pal kAz mAlai
mai irum pittai poliyac cUTTi,
puttakal koNTa pulik kaN veppar
5
onRu iru muRai irun'tu uNTa pinRai,
uvalaik kaNNit tuTiyan van'tena,
pizi makiz valci vENTa, maRRu itu
koLLAy enpa, kaLLin vAztti;
karan'tai n'ITiya aRin'tu mARu ceruvil
10
pal An ina n'irai tazIiya villOr,
koTuj ciRaik kurUup parun'tu Arppa,
taTin'tu mARu peyarttatu, ik karug kai vALE.

tiNai veTci; tuRai uNTATTu.
auvaiyAr pATiyatu.

297
peru n'Ir mEval taNNaTai erumai
iru maruppu uRazum n'eTu mAN n'eRRin
paim payaRu utirtta kOtin kOl aNai,
kanRuTai marai At tujcum cIRUrk
5
kOL ivaN vENTEm, puravE; n'Ar ari
n'anai mutir cATi n'aRavin vAztti,
tuRai n'ani kezIik kampuL Inum
taNNaTai peRutalum urittE vain' n'uti
n'eTu vEl pAyn'ta mArpin,
10
maTal van pOn'taiyin, n'iRkumOrkkE.

tiNai veTci; tuRai uNTATTu.
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