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Men go to God when he is sore bestead, Find him poor and scorned .
The image of a disabled God reminds us that, in Bonhoeffer's words, the God we know through Christ "is sore bestead .
Her long-term boyfriend, postman Danny Bestead, dumped her days after she entered the house.
Hence vain deluding Joys, The brood of Folly without father bred, How little you bestead, Or fill the mind with all your toys; Dwell in some idle brain, And fancies fond with gaudy shapes posses, As thick and numberless As the gay motes that people the sunbeams, Or likest hovering dreams .