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
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,