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16     It acts harshly toward its young as if they weren’t its own.
    It is not afraid that its work is for nothing
17         because God has deprived it of wisdom
            and did not give it any understanding.
18     It laughs at the horse and its rider when it gets up to flee.

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16 She treats her young harshly,(A) as if they were not hers;
    she cares not that her labor was in vain,
17 for God did not endow her with wisdom
    or give her a share of good sense.(B)
18 Yet when she spreads her feathers to run,
    she laughs(C) at horse and rider.

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