poet Dorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker

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A Pig's-Eye View Of Literature

The Lives and Times of John Keats,
Percy Bysshe Shelley, and
George Gordon Noel, Lord Byron

Byron and Shelley and Keats
Were a trio of Lyrical treats.
The forehead of Shelley was cluttered with curls,
And Keats never was a descendant of earls,
And Byron walked out with a number of girls,
But it didn't impair the poetical feats
Of Byron and Shelley,
Of Byron and Shelley,
Of Byron and Shelley and Keats.

Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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  • Cat HodgsonCat Hodgson (6/18/2013 10:08:00 AM)

    witted cute shone poetess... Cat

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  • Cathy Shao (8/30/2012 4:39:00 AM)

    haha, I love this poem!

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  • Tony Best (12/14/2007 1:32:00 PM)

    That is hilarious! Dorothy Parker was a little cynical shit, and I love her for it.

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