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Мчаться мавпи, наче п’яні,
з диким криком по ліані,
що звисає низько, низько,
чуєш стукіт - тупіт ніг?
Значить це, що близько, близько
від тебе тобі не знаний
та жахливий носоріг.

Бачиш це усіх хвилює,
чуєш тупіт? Безумовно,
якщо буйвіл й той лягає,
відступає глибше в бруд.
Нетутешнє полюбляєш?
не чекай на порятунок!
Заховатись ніде тут.

Підніми у гору руки,
з гімном щасття і розлуки,
погляд в матових туманах
думки в далечінь зведуть,
та з країн давно вже знаних
нам невидимі фелуки
за тобою припливуть.

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