Sun, wearing its orange mask twists out. And the warriors after 2 long days are battling, Out already to stay alive. Our Chola-Kongu-Pallava army is battered and shattered; Our warriors are tired and weak; They are just avoiding death each time the Pandyan army strikes. They know that death is inevitable though but Still they hold their swords in their bleeding arms and continue to fight.
In the battle encampment our warrior kings meet.
Aparjithan, Aditan and Prithivipathi are deciding their fate. For the sake of their men, For the sake of holding their kingdoms still more long. For their sake of surviving They have planned to retreat.
Old Crippled Tiger Enters In
Carried on a caravan Vijaya-cholan the Old tiger enters in. “Tigers don’t retreat, it is here we stand and fight. We shall march back victorious Or we shall go back as fallen warriors.” For the love of freedom For the pride of our nation, For the glory we ought to attain. For the Pennon o…