Quotation by D.H. Lawrence

She knew that the horse, born to serve nobly, had waited in vain for someone noble to serve. His spirit knew that nobility had gone out of men.
D.H. (David Herbert) Lawrence (1885–1930), British author. Originally published by M. Secker (1925). St. Mawr, p. 76, Vintage Books (1959).

"she" is Lou Witt, thinking of St. Mawr.
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