me: “Remember what MGR said… sirithu vaazha vendum”
him: “yes but he also said pirar sirikka vazhndhidaadhey”
me: “but what MGR said that is of utmost importance and consequence is ….”
and the mmmim has become v. quiet. he is hanging on to my every word. he knows i am going to say something so life-changing and profound.
me:”chikkumangu chikku mangu chechapappa. chikkumangu chikku mangu chechapappa…”
the mmmim charged after me around the house with the pressure cooker’s lid. no he didnt. only because he was looking for a heavier paathram to throw at me.
apologies to non-Tam speakers.