'Thou art indeed just, Lord, if I contend'
Justus quidem tu es, Domine, si disputem tecum; verumtamen
justa loquar ad te: Quare via impiorum prosperatur? &c.
Source: Gerard Manley Hopkins: Poems and Prose (Penguin Classics, 1985)
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Poet Gerard Manley Hopkins 1844–1889
POET’S REGION England
SCHOOL / PERIOD Victorian
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