From Kurt Vonnegut’s novel, Cat’s Cradle (1963). Found on the internet, and rearranged associatively.
On the Quest for Understanding
Tiger got to hunt, Bird got to fly; Man got to sit and wonder, ‘Why, why, why?’ Tiger got to sleep, Bird got to land, Man got to tell himself he understand.
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