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Dorothy Parker

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

Sweet Violets


You are brief and frail and blue-
Little sisters, I am, too.
You are Heaven's masterpieces-
Little loves, the likeness ceases.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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