Dorothy Parker

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

One Perfect Rose


A single flow'r he sent me, since we met.
All tenderly his messenger he chose;
Deep-hearted, pure, with scented dew still wet -
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  • Silver Star - 3,821 Points Douglas Scotney (3/20/2015 8:19:00 PM)

    What Mae West might've written if she had time for more than a wise-crack (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 34,071 Points Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (3/6/2015 2:57:00 AM)

    Heard this recited in a Christmas movie...Sweet, succinct yet quite poetically compendious. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 67 Points Barnicalboy Mermaidman (12/11/2014 10:15:00 AM)

    ispelt spelt wrong der da der be da ya gimmie that @#! $ (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 67 Points Barnicalboy Mermaidman (12/11/2014 10:11:00 AM)

    mermaid man and barnacal boy say.............she spelt flower wrong (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 67 Points Barnicalboy Mermaidman (12/11/2014 10:07:00 AM)

    I rich Reynolds I see what you mean she is wonderful se showed the best time of my life last I hope she did hat to you too oooooooooooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhh (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Rich Reynolds (8/27/2006 1:54:00 PM)

    dorothy parker is wonderful (Report) Reply

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