Partial Comfort

Dorothy Parker 1893 (Long Branch) – 1967 (New York City)

Whose love is given over-well
Shall look on Helen's face in hell,
Whilst those whose love is thin and wise
May view John Knox in Paradise.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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Dorothy Parker was an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th-century urban foibles. more…

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