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Just try to prove you're not a camel!
Russian saying popular in the Soviet period, trans. by Vladimir Ivanovich Shlyakov (1993).

A rabbit was running for his life through the desert. When asked by another rabbit what he was running from, he said a lion had threatened to eat any camel he met. "But we're rabbits!" "Yes, but just try to prove that you're not a camel!"
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