a\p-j-ym \o a®mIpw

\qämWvSpIÄ ]g-¡-apÅ Xt«-t½Â ]Ån skan-t¯-cn-bn Hcp hµy htbm[nIsâ A´y bm{X-b-b¸nsâ Ah-km\ cwK-am-Wv. AXn-\n-S-bn Imensemcp ISn.  IÀ¯mth, CsX´m-sW-t¶mÀ¯v Xmtg-¡p-t\m-¡n-bt¸mÄ I«p-dp-¼p-IÄ Iq«ambn Cf-In-bn-cn-¡p-¶p. AXn-semcp `oI-c-³ Imen Ibdn\n¶v, ImÂh-dn-bnse tdma³ ]S-bm-fn-sb-t¸mse Bªp Ip¯p-I-bm-Wv.   Ip\n-ªv, Imen \n¶-hs\ ]dn-s¨-Sp-¯p. Idp¸pw Nph¸pw \ndw IeÀ¶ ico-c-¯n\v A\p-tbm-P-y-a-Ãm¯ henb Xe, h«w Id-§p¶ I®p-IÄ, tÉmtam-j-\n knKv-\ ]nSn-s¨-Sp-¡p¶ sk³kÀ Imep-IÄ… ihw aW-¡p¶ hnIr-X-Pohn I¿n-en-cp¶p IpX-dp-I-bm-Wv.

‘F´n\m \o Fs¶ ISn-¨-Xv?’

‘IÀ¯m-hnsâ Pz-men sN¿m³ k½-Xn-¡n-sÃ-¦n R§Ä ISn¡pw’

‘Hcn©p \of-an-Ãm¯ \obmtWm IÀ¯m-hnâ tPmen sN¿p-¶-Xv?’

‘\of-¯nepw h®-¯n-ep-a-ÃtÃm Imc-yw.‘a\pjym \o a®m-Ip-¶p, a®n-te¡p tNcp’-sa¶v ]m«pw-]mSnbn-« v \n§-f-§p-t]m-Ipw. a\p-j-ys\ a®m-t¡WvS Npa-Xe R§Ä¡m. NnÃd ]Wn-bm-tWm.’

Rm³ Nncn-¨p.

"´m §fv Nncn-¡-sW? §Ä a\p-j-yÀ¡v a\p-j-ys\ a®m-¡m\pw a®ns\ a\p-j-y-\m-¡m\pw ]tä-zm?' a®nsâ a¡Ä Fs¶ms¡ ho¼n-f-¡p¶ henb A`-ym-kn-Isf a®m¡m³ R§-fp-th-Ww. IÀ¯m-hn-\p-th­n B ]Wn sN¿p-¶-h-cmWv R§Ä'

"Bscm-s¡-bmWo R§Ä?'

"Zri-yhpw AZr-i-y-hp-amb Pohn-Ifpw _mIvSo-cn-b³kpw DÄs¸sS tImSn-¡-W-¡n\v Pzm-en-¡m³ 7/24 ]Wn-sb-Sp-¯n-«mWv _mUn a®m¡p¶-Xv.  sIan-¡Âkpw F³sskapw D]-tbm-Kn¨v sslsSIv ]cnWma ]²Xn \S-¯p¶ ^mIvS-dn-bm-Wn-Xv.  AXn-\n-Sbv¡v \n§Ä h¶p ie-y-s¸-Sp-¯n-bm R§Ä Pzm-en-sb-§s\ XoÀ¡pw?'

"Xocp-t¼mÄ XoÀ¶m-t¸msc?  F´m C{X [rXn?'

"Hmtcm _mUnbpw ¢n]vX ka-b-¯n-\p-Ån XoÀ¡-W-sa-¶mWv ac-W-Zq-X³ kmd-·m-cpsS HmÀUÀ.  At¸m-tg¡pw ASp¯ _mUn hcpw. tZ, Cu ImÀt¶m-cpsS A¸sâ ]Wn C\nbpw XoÀ¶n-«n-Ã. AXn-\n-S-bv¡m-Wv ]Ån Ipgn sh«n- അവറാന്‍ h¶v FÃmw sIm¯n-am´n saÊ-¸m-¡n-b-Xv. F§ns\ tZjyw hcm-Xn-cn-¡pw? N«-¸Sn ]Wnw katcmw H¶pw Chn-Sn-Ã. hÀ¡n§v lmÀUv,- am³'

"At¸m Zln-¸n-¡Â ]cn-]mSn \n§Ä¡ v klmbam-W-sÃ?'

"BÀ bp In-Un§v am³? I¯n-¨mepw t^mkvt^äpw ImÂk-yhpw kÄt^äpw s]m«m-kn-bp-sams¡ a®m¡n amäm³ ]Wn U_n-fm.'

"AÃ, FÃm _mUn¡pw ]Wn Htc-t]m-em-tWm?'

"cmjv{So-b-¡m-cptSw aX-t\-Xm-¡³am-cptSw _mUn¡v U_nfm hÀ¡v; IÀ¯m-th, Fs´mcp sXmen-¡-«n! ac-Whpw acp¶pw IWvSv ac-hn¨ sl¯p hÀt¡-gvknsâ _mUnbpw lmÀUm. FWv]-Xp I-gnª "t_m¬ C³Z kvIn³_mKpw' ISp-I-«n-Xs¶.'

"F§-\pWvSv' \nsâ Pzmen?

"kaXz kpµ-ct£a cmjv{S-amWv R§-fpsS BdSn a®v. hen-b-hcpw sNdn-b-h-cpw, hoc\pw hnZ-zm-\pw, emkdpw [\-hm-\pw, AÂta-\nbpw Xncp-ta-\nbpw R§-fpsS ap¼n Xmf-Sn-bmbn hoWp InS-¡p-¶Xv H¶p ImW-W-an-jvSm. acn-¨mepw am¸p sImSp-¡n-söp iTn-¨-h-tcbpw Pohn-X-Imew apgp-h³ knwlm-k-\-§-fn Ccp¶p Xg¼p h¶-h-tc-bpw, IW-¡n-ÃmsX I«p-hmcn¡q«n-b-h-tc-bpw, kz´w ssXh-§Ä¡p-thWvSn ktlm-Zcs\ hgn]mSmbn sIm¶-h-tc-bp-sams¡ tIhew 12 C´-y³ dp¸o-knsâ amÀ¡äv hmeyp am{X-apÅ a®m¡n amäp¶ CXp-t]m-semcp ^mIvSdn temI-s¯-hn-SpWvSv?  \qdp-\q-dm-bncw cl-k-y-§-fp-ambn hcp-¶-h-cpsS sa½dn ^b-ep-IÄ R§Ä A¬temക്കു sNbvXp hmbn-¡pw.  ]ns¶ cl-k-y-§-fn-Ãകെട്ടോ'

"Fs¶ ISn¨ \ns¶ Hcp sR¡n\v thW-sa-¦n F\n-¡p-sIm-Ãmw. Rm³ Cu ]Ån-bpsS dh-sdâv hnIm-cn-bm-Wv.   Cu apgp-h³ skan-t¯-cn-bp-tSbpw NmÀPv F\n-¡m-Wv. AXp-sImWvSv \obpw Fsâ IogvØm-\n-bm-sW-t¶mÀ¡-Ww. ChnsS Bsc-sbms¡ I_-d-S-¡-Ww, AhÀ e£-W-sam¯ kX-y-hn-i-zm-kn-I-fmtWm Fs¶ms¡ Xocp-am-\n-¡p¶ A[n-ImcnbmWv Rm³.  a\-Ên-em-I-W-WvtSm I«p-dp-t¼ നെനക്ക്?

"IÀ¯mhn-\p-thWvSn cm¸-I ]Wn-sb-Sp-¡p¶ R§-tf-t¸m-epÅ sNdn-b-h-cpsSta IS-¶p-I-b-dp¶ \ns¶-t¸m-ep-Å-hÀ Hcn-¡Â R§-fpsS ap¼n ^vfmämbn InS-¡p-sa-t¶mÀ¡-Ww. A¶v hnIm-cn-bmb \nsâ hnIm-c-sams¡ FhnsS t]mIp-sa¶p ImWmw. dh-dtâ, IqSp-X Ifn-¡tà þ'

Fsâ Is¿m¶p hnd-¨p. I«p-dp¼v Xebpw Ip¯n ih-¡q-\¡p apI-fn hoWp.  ]nS-sª-gp-t¶-äv, Fs¶ cq£-am-sbm¶p t\m¡n-bn-«v, Bd-Sn-a¬ km{am-P-y-¯n-tebv¡v \S¶p \o§n.

tijw കര്‍ത്താവിÂ {]nb-sc,

      ""...Ah³ Ft¶mSp I¸n-¨-Xp: \o Cu AØn-I-sf-¡p-dn¨p {]h-Nn¨p Ah-tbmSp ]d-tbWvSXp: DW-§nb AØn-I-tf, btlm-h-bpsS hN\w tIĸn³!

btlm-h-bmb IÀ¯mhp Cu AØn-I-tfmSp C{]-Imcw Acp-fn-s¨-¿p-¶p: \n§Ä Pohn-t¡WvSXn\p Rm³ \n§-fn izmkw hcp¯pw. Rm³ \n§-fp-sS-ta Rc-¼p-h¨p amwkw ]nSn-¸n¨p \n§sf Xz-¡p-sImWvSp s]mXnªp \n§Ä Pohn-t¡WvSXn\p \n§fn izmkw hcp-¯pw;  Rm³ btlmh F¶p \n§Ä Adn-bpw.

      Ft¶mSp IÂ]n-¨n-Xp-t]mse Rm³ {]h-Nn-¨p; Rm³ {]h-Nn¨p sImWvSncn-¡p-t¼mÄ Hcp apg-¡w-tI-«p; DSs\ Hcp `qI¼w DWvSmbn, AØn AØn-tbmSp h¶p-tNÀ¶p. ]ns¶ Rm³ t\m¡n: Ah-bp-sS-ta Rc¼pw amwkhpw h¶Xpw A-h-bp-sS-ta Xz¡p s]mXn-ªXpw IWvSp…' (sbsl-kvtI 37 : 4 þ 8).