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Quotation by Hilda Doolittle
The broken ridge of the hills
was the line of a lover's shoulder,
his arm-turn, the path to the hills,
the sudden leap and swift thunder
of mountain boulders, his laugh.
Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961), U.S. poet. "She Rebukes Hippolyta."
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