Job 39:16-26 NIV

16 She treats her young harshly,1 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.2

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18 Yet when she spreads her feathers to run, she laughs3 at horse and rider.

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19 "Do you give the horse his strength4 or clothe his neck with a flowing mane?

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      20 Do you make him leap like a locust,5 striking terror6 with his proud snorting?7

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      21 He paws fiercely, rejoicing in his strength,8 and charges into the fray.9

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          22 He laughs10 at fear, afraid of nothing; he does not shy away from the sword.

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          23 The quiver11 rattles against his side, along with the flashing spear12 and lance.

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          24 In frenzied excitement he eats up the ground; he cannot stand still when the trumpet sounds.13

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          25 At the blast of the trumpet14 he snorts, 'Aha!' He catches the scent of battle from afar, the shout of commanders and the battle cry.15

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          26 "Does the hawk take flight by your wisdom and spread his wings toward the south?16

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