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Pied Beauty
Gerard Manley Hopkins

    Glory be to God for dappled things --

      For skies of couple-colour as a brinded cow;
        For rose-moles all in stipple upon trout that swim;

    Fresh-firecoal chestnut-falls; finches' wings;
      Landscape plotted & pieced -- fold, fallow, & plough;
        And all trades, their gear & tackle & trim.
          All things counter, original, spare, strange;

    Whatever is fickle, freckled, (who knows how?)
      With swift, slow; sweet, sour; adazzle, dim;
        He fathers-forth whose beauty is past change:

     Praise him.