Job 39:13-23 NIV

13 "The wings of the ostrich flap joyfully, but they cannot compare with the pinions and feathers of the stork.1

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14 She lays her eggs on the ground and lets them warm in the sand,
15 unmindful that a foot may crush them, that some wild animal may trample them.2

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16 She treats her young harshly,3 as if they were not hers; she cares not that her labor was in vain,

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17 for God did not endow her with wisdom or give her a share of good sense.4

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18 Yet when she spreads her feathers to run, she laughs5 at horse and rider.

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19 "Do you give the horse his strength6 or clothe his neck with a flowing mane?

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      20 Do you make him leap like a locust,7 striking terror8 with his proud snorting?9

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      21 He paws fiercely, rejoicing in his strength,10 and charges into the fray.11

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          22 He laughs12 at fear, afraid of nothing; he does not shy away from the sword.

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          23 The quiver13 rattles against his side, along with the flashing spear14 and lance.

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