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When it finally did show up, it bore the unmistakable hump of a committee camel.
Near the corral was a ger inhabited by a family of nomads, who invited us inside for camel's milk and homemade vodka.
But this would be straining at a gnat, and swallowing a camel.
The donkey certainly predated the camel and arrived around the same time or earlier than the horse.
They were desalination, falconry, and camel breeding.
But it seemed to me it was the straw that broke the camel's back.
Ditto the camel-colored suede jeans with lacing looped through at mid-thigh and mid-calf, where again the suede is a synthetic.
In winter, plants may yield enough moisture to sustain a camel without water for several weeks.
Even today behind almost every camel stable and desert retreat is an aviary of saker falcons.

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