Dorothy Parker

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

My Own


Then let them point my every tear,
And let them mock and moan;
Another week, another year,
And I'll be with my own

Who slumber now by night and day
In fields of level brown;
Whose hearts within their breasts were clay
Before they laid them down.

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read poems about / on: night

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (My Own by Dorothy Parker )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. COPLA 68 INVOCATION: This Bad Guy World, T (no first name) Wignesan
  2. Yes I Do, Lalit Kaira
  3. Wooden Footprints, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  4. New Migration Equilibriums Time Shift Es.., Terence G. Craddock
  5. bonnie to your clyde, Mandolyn ...
  6. Purpose Of Life!, Geetha Jayakumar
  7. Corridors, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  8. My Forever Crying Angel, Vlad Mutuleanu
  9. ThankYou!, Geetha Jayakumar
  10. let the wild rumpus start!, Mandolyn ...

Poem of the Day

poet Edmund Spenser

Of this worlds theatre in which we stay,
My love like the spectator ydly sits
Beholding me that all the pageants play,
Disguysing diversly my troubled wits.
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]