GloMag GloMagMarch2019 - Page 266

The word half boiled is a male word in Kovai Not because it is half and not so hard Not because a twine cannot slice it into prakruthi and purush But because it is an inert pool of moon yellow in a bar. The character of this word is that it doesn’t erect. It can’t spin like a globe on its axis around a yarn. It can’t hide with a slippery thick white skin Around ooze, pus, seminal fluid and smelly goo. To be half boiled is to lie on a steel platter With the sunny side up, pepper sprayed, 266