Dorothy Parker

(22 August 1893 - 7 June 1967 / Long Branch / New Jersey)

Dorothy Parker Poems

1. Words of Comfort to Be Scratched on a Mirror 1/3/2003
2. Wisdom 1/13/2003
3. Walter Savage Landor 1/13/2003
4. Wail 1/3/2003
5. Victoria 1/13/2003
6. Verse For a Certain Dog 1/3/2003
7. Vers Demode 1/13/2003
8. Unfortunate Coincidence 1/3/2003
9. Ultimatum 1/3/2003
10. Two-Volume Novel 1/13/2003
11. Transition 1/3/2003
12. Tombstones in the Starlight 1/3/2003
13. To Newcastle 1/3/2003
14. To A Much Too Unfortunate Lady 1/13/2003
15. Threnody 1/3/2003
16. Thought For A Sunshiny Morning 1/13/2003
17. Thomas Carlyle 1/13/2003
18. They Part 1/13/2003
19. There Was One 1/13/2003
20. Theory 1/13/2003

August

When my eyes are weeds,
And my lips are petals, spinning
Down the wind that has beginning
Where the crumpled beeches start
In a fringe of salty reeds;
When my arms are elder-bushes,
And the rangy lilac pushes
Upward, upward through my heart;

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