From Kurt Vonnegut’s novel, Cat’s Cradle (1963). Found on the internet, and rearranged associatively.
A fish pitched up By the angry sea, I gasped on land, and I became me.
The People of San Lorenzo
Oh, a very sorry people, yes, Did I find here. Oh, they had no music, And they had . . . → Continue reading: The Collected Calypsos, Sayings, and Songs of Bokonon