Paul Laurence Dunbar

(1872-1906 / Ohio / United States)

Curtain


VILLAIN shows his indiscretion,
Villain's partner makes confession.
Juvenile, with golden tresses,
Finds her pa and dons long dresses.
Scapegrace comes home money-laden,
Hero comforts tearful maiden,
Soubrette marries loyal chappie,
Villain skips, and all are happy.

Submitted: Friday, April 02, 2010

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