Dorothy Parker

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

Social Note


Lady, lady, should you meet
One whose ways are all discreet,
One who murmurs that his wife
Is the lodestar of his life,
One who keeps assuring you
That he never was untrue,
Never loved another one . . .
Lady, lady, better run!

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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