(KATHU 3) Kathu’s coming, to little minds To give them play and smiles Kathu’s coming, to little minds To give them play and smiles Cute kitty, who comes to us Dear friend, little Kathu Kathu’s coming, to little minds To give them play and smiles ( Humming ) The breeze cried, Kathu come fast To see the friendly talks Come along your way To hear these sweet talks The breeze cried, Kathu come fast To see the friendly talks Come along your way To hear these sweet talks Kathu’s coming to little minds To give them play and smiles ( Humming ) On the tips of grass You see the golden drops In the gentle cold hop along And come to play together On the tips of grass You see the golden drops In the gentle cold hop along And come to play together Kathu’s coming to little minds To give them play and smiles ( Humming ) You hear the rhythms of river That flows merrily laughing along Looking beauty of the bloomed flower Little Kathu laughed and ran along You hear the rhythms of river That flows merrily laughing along Looking beauty of the bloomed flower Little Kathu laughed and ran along Kathu’s coming to little minds To give them play and smiles Cute kitty, who comes to us Dear friend, little Kathu ( Humming ) ( ADAPTABILITY ) Kathu… Kathu, get up dear This child won’t get up Kathu… get up mama… You woke up ! Grandma is ill Mama and Papa are going to see her We’ll come only in the evening Both of you should be here Mmm… Kathu mama has cooked food You should serve it to Kittu You should also eat Mama will return soon Come on, we will go Take care of Kittu (Shuts the door) Mamma… Mamma… Where’s mother Sister, where’s mother Papa and mama has gone to a place They will come only in the evening Come Kittu, we will eat food I don’t want I want to go with mother Mother will buy you a doll Aren’t you a good boy? No I want to go Open the door, open (Kathu Laughs) Don’t laugh Will you laugh again ? (Kathu Laughs) Don’t pain me I will hurt you Why are you so angry? I will punish you I will serve food for you Eat if you want I don’t want He’ll eat when he feels hungry Kathu, Kathu
(Appu calling) Come Kathu Wait, Kittu is angry, let me see You come, we will come back soon Are you sure? Yes, sure (Opens door) (Laughs) Stop you guy Appu I am also coming (Laughs) Sister… Sister… Where’s she (Cries) Sister left me alone (Cries) I am going to my mother Alas! Appu, I will be back soon Kittu… Kittu.. Kittu.. Kittu..where has he gone? Kittu Sister… Why did you come here? I came looking for mother Didn’t you go leaving me alone Why did you quarrel? Let’s go home Mom will come only in the evening Kittu, why don’t you eat? Why don’t you feed me? Don’t be arrogant like that Mom is not here today I won’t Eat..eat Kittu I’m your mother today (Laughs) Sleep..sleep Kittu Why don’t mama and papa come? Mom will come You sleep If they don’t come what will I give Kittu tomorrow Mama… Kathu… Kathu… Where has she gone? Kathu… Where’s your sister, Kittu? Sister will come soon! How could she go leaving this kitten alone? Let her come, I will teach her a lesson I have gone to catch fish for Kittu What will I do if he cries hungry My dear child, now you’ve become a real sister (Kisses) ( FEAR ) Appu run! Children, stop there! Where’s that Kandaswami’s house Help, help Appu run ! Children’s! Stop Answer me
why are you running after all! Come Appu! We will climb up there! Kathu, it’s Kandan’s house Don’t have any other way Come, Come fast Kathu, Kandan’s there! Keep silent! If he hears he’ll catch Us If we get out that nomads will catch us Kathu, they’re coming right here! Kandan will scare them away! (Growling) Master, we the nomads have come Mullupandi’s here It’s me, Keeriselvam (Kandan, Growls in anger) Cuts, bruises, fractures, itching, fungus, anxiety, depression, fear, cough, cold, vomitting, stomachache I’ve medicines for all ailments Rat trap, peacock oil, leopard nail, stone chain, everything’s there Want to see? Don’t shout You’ve medicine for wound ? Please sit master ! Put it fast ! Put it He’s the greatest villain of this place ( KANDAN Laughs) Is it true? Yeah!
(Cries aloud) It’s painful, stop it! Right now, the pain’ll stop KANDAN
(Cries aloud) Alas ! They’re dangerous fellows Will they kill Kandan I think so KANDAN
(Cries aloud) It’s painful, help KANDAN
(Cries) Dear master, don’t cry You’ll be alright soon If we sit here, Kandan will see us He will catch us Run KANDAN
(Growls) It’s their plan ( KANDAN Growls ) I’ll show you, I’ll show you Had papa and mama come I should’ve gone with them Will that nomads come here ! Don’t frighten me Appu Shall we go to mother hen’s house Yes, if that nomads come to catch us, Mother Hen would chase them away Come, then we will go soon Appu, what’re they doing I don’t know They will colour us too Run, run.. Kathu, dear
(Knocks) Open the door Kathu . . . (Door opens) What happened my kitty? You look so scared? What happened? Nomads! Nomads? Yes, Nomads! They attacked Kandan! Kandan ran screaming Then they turned Mother Hen’s chicks to birds of different colors They’re sorcerers Father
(Laughs) They might’ve come from the woods,
to sell medicines and fruits They’re not sorcerers Ma.. Are these guys the nomads ! Ma… Cuts, bruises, fractures, itching, fungus, anxiety, depression, fear, cough, cold, vomitting, toothache, I’ve medicines for all ailments Rat trap, peacock oil, leopard nail, stone chain everything’s there, Want to see? Here nobody has ailments You may go! Yes..Kathu.. Please mom, I am afraid! Why are you afraid ? Come, let me ask! Did you go to Kandan’s and Mother Hen’s home? Yes, to apply ointment to that Kandaswamy, Why? Then why did Kandan scream? That medicine gives pain when put That’s a painful medicine That’s why he screamed Why did you go there? We ran scared of them We didn’t find any other place
So we hid at Kandan’s house (Laughs) It’s funny We saw these kids! Why did you apply colour to Mother Hen’s chicks Not to get snatched away by kites and crows You saw that too!
(Laughs) Did you understand, Unwanted fear will create lot a problems Did you get over your fear now? It’s gone.. ( CREATIVITY ) (Thunder) Are you coming friends It’s fun to run through this mud water (Laughs) What happened? Why you look sad? What’s your problem? What should I say Kathu? It’s raining and we cannot collect food from the grass So you want to eat food even in the rain, We have to find a way for it We don’t find any way We’re starving right now You can live with me or Appu till the rain’s over We’ll get food for you But That’s not possible, Kathu We cannot go anywhere, from here Anyway we’ll go to the fields, Come on They need a home among these grass to eat food without getting wet by the rain Yes, we can sit inside during rain But how’ll we build the house That’s right How’ll you build a house on the tip of the grass Appu, it’s you who know how to build the house Why do you say so? I know to build nest only on top of a tree
with fibre and cotton It’s not possible in these small plants But if I were in your place I would’ve made it any way Kathu, please I don’t want to annoy you You think of any other way Rain’s coming Appu, where’s your tin and thread One of them got one or two holes in it So I threw it away! Threw it! No, it’s in my home Get them fast Why do you want it Get them fast! Let’s see whether we can make a home! Here’s the tin Now place this tin on top of this plant How’s it? I’m impressed Kathu But you need one more thing How’s it now What a beautiful home! Come, let’s get the hoppers Poor things, they’d gone very sad Then, come fast! Where did they go? I don’t see them Appu! We looked for you everywhere Where’re you going? We’re going away Kathu Don’t go, come on It’s a home! Home! What a beautiful home? How nice! Now we don’t fear the rain ( Laughs ) We don’t know how to thank you You should thank Kathu for this This’s Kathu’s idea ( ANGER ) (Birds chirping) Where’re you going kids? Oh! playing Go on, go on.. ( Laughing ) Mullupandi Hey, Keeriselvam Kathu they’re going to Kandan’s house If we go and hide there, we can hear Kandan screaming Should we go? If Kandan sees us we’ve to run again we’ve to run again Don’t make noise, Appu Kathu, let’s sit here! Okay, okay.. Kandaswami, hello it’s Mullupandi here I think no one is here! They’ve come they’ll kill me before they go (Opens door) Gone? Alas ! ( KANDAN Exclaims)
Stop there! So you’ve brought them here! What I guessed was right Kathu !
(Trembles) Alas ! Run ! Stop there! Stop there! I asked you to stop I am saved Mom!
(cries) Stop there! (Yells) I’ll show both of you Kandaswami Kandaswami Stop there! Stop there! What’s the matter? What do you want? That medicine should be applied for three days If not? If not it’ll become sore Does it pain you when you run? Then go on, apply it I will give everyone a treat! Kandan’s here Why do you climb up? You get down kid I will hold you, come down I have kept something for both of you (Growls) I will not let Appu go unpunished He left me in front of Kandan and escaped Let him come Kathu..Kathu..stop there Why do you call me? I escaped Kandan by mere luck It’s because of you I didn’t do anything Kathu I’ll show you Kathu please, Kathu leave me alone Kathu leave me, I’ll bite you You’re upto it! Then I’ll show you Mom, help, help.. Kathu mugged me up ( Crying ) Kathu, what’s the problem? Why do you attack this poor thing? I will show you Papa, Appu put me before Kandan and ran away That’s not the thing When Kandan chased us I could climb up a tree but Kathu could not Then Kandan chased Kathu, for that Kathu mugged me up ( Crying ) Leave it, don’t be sad Don’t cry Will you do it again? Papa! Is it Appu’s fault that you couldn’t climb the tree He’s so small, how could you tease him Is it the way that you behave with your friends If you ever show your anger to anyone ( APPU Cries ) I am going Appu.. Appu.. Is it Kathu Kandan chased Appu and
he’s got a lot of wounds on his body He needs it, I had told him several times that he should play only with Kathu It’s a punishment for his disobedience You told a lie to save me, right! Forgive me Appu Shall we get some medicines from the nomads Oh! No! I don’t want it (Laughs) ( UNITY ) Where’s my Kittu? Where did you take my Kittu? Tell me the truth Where’s Kittu? We don’t know ma.. Telling lies I have seen Kittu along with you It’s true that we saw your kitten But He disappeared after a short while It’s true we returned and looked for him We thought that he had gone to his sister
so we walked away He told us that he’s going to his sister It’s true mother But where did my Kittu go? Where’s Kathu? Appu’s also not there Did they go to Kandan’s house to look for Kittu Kathu had been telling that Kandan might’ve caught Kittu To Kandan’s house I’m fed up (Weeps) Calm down, Mother Cat we’ll find him Mom,mom, We’ve found Kittu It’s Kandan who’s caught him He’s there at Kandan’s house Did you see him? Yes, I saw him We should save him at once Nothing should happen to my kitty Is that Kandaswami, a mugger A real mugger You should also help us to save Kittu Tell, Tell We will give you any help I just want to see my child (Weeps) I know what to do now (Laughs) Crying aloud will not help you No one will come to save you (Growls) Are you up to that, arrogant kitten Kandaswami Hello Kandaswamy Come out The time they have chosen to come Kandaswami Hello Kandaswami Hoy Kandaswami Open the door We’ve bought a good medicine for you Should I open I will open the door and go out If they come inside opening the door My plan will be foiled ( Door Sounds) (Growls) I didn’t hear you, I was sleeping What do you want? We’re going home Put this medicine too (Growls) Will it pain me? No, never After all, you’re going home, Then put it Make it fast (Cries) (Screams) You mugger, where’s that kitten, tell (Growls) So that’s the matter Move away, You don’t know about Kandan Hello.. Hello.. (Screams) Sister, Kandan caught me Leave it your sister’s here Come mom’s out there Kittu Mom.. (Weeps) Leave it, don’t take it bad It’s paining ma.. Put this medicine It’ll all go, when we put this balm Don’t cry We could save Kittu, because we all stood together Your child’s very intelligent, mother.. It’s my daughter who’s saved Kittu (Kisses)