Quotation by Hilda Doolittle

Nor skin nor hide nor fleece
shall cover you,
nor curtain of crimson nor fine
shelter of cedar-wood be over you,
nor the fir-tree
nor the pine.
Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961), U.S. poet. "H.D..." Lethe (l. 1–6). . .

Faber Book of 20th Century Women's Poetry, The. Fleur Adcock, ed. (1987) Faber and Faber CP-Dool.
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