“Queerer and queerer”, quoth the quester.
I seem to recall I grew a tail, a little way back.
So - I’m a squirrel monkey?
Muriqui? Toque macaque?
‘The aquatic ape’?
I’ve fallen quite far.
My tail is a quirt, whipping the air,
searching for something to grab.
It finds the spot.
It ties a knot.