Dorothy Parker

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

Theory


Into love and out again,
Thus I went, and thus I go.
Spare your voice, and hold your pen-
Well and bitterly I know
All the songs were ever sung,
All the words were ever said;
Could it be, when I was young,
Some one dropped me on my head?

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