I Admire Dorothy Parker

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    I Know I Have Been Happiest

    I Know I Have Been Happiest I know I have been happiest at your side;  But what is done, is done, and all's to be.  And small the good, to linger dolefully-  Gayly it lived, and gallantly it died.  I will not make you songs of hearts denied,  And you, being man, would have...
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    26-30
    Apr 20, 2011

    Anecdote

    Anecdote So silent I when Love was by He yawned, and turned away; But Sorrow clings to my apron-strings, I have so much to say. ---Dorothy Parker Really hitting home right now.
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    26-30, F
    Sep 10, 2012

    Healed

    Healed Oh, when I flung my heart away,  The year was at its fall.  I saw my dear, the other day,  Beside a flowering wall;  And this was all I had to say:  "I thought that he was tall!" Dorothy Parker
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    26-30
    Apr 22, 2011

    If I Could Be Half The Woman She Was

    I have loved Ms. Parker's words for as long as I can remember.  Many of her poems I have set to memory and I never tire of her stories.  If I could be half the woman she was I would be satisfied.ObservationIf I don't drive around the park, I'm pretty sure to make my mark. If...
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    Apr 13, 2011
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