Pied Beauty By Gerard Manley Hopkins

Pied Beauty By 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 and pieced—fold, fallow, and plough;       And all trades, their gear and tackle and trim. All things counter, original, spare, strange;   Whatever is fickle, freckled (who […]