"Who let the wild donkey1 go free? Who untied his ropes?
I gave him the wasteland2 as his home, the salt flats3 as his habitat.4
He laughs5 at the commotion in the town; he does not hear a driver's shout.6
He ranges the hills7 for his pasture and searches for any green thing.
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