Dorothy Parker

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

De Profundis - Poem by Dorothy Parker

Oh, is it, then, Utopian
To hope that I may meet a man
Who'll not relate, in accents suave,
The tales of girls he used to have?


Comments about De Profundis by Dorothy Parker

  • Babatunde Aremu (10/23/2015 8:05:00 AM)


    Yes, its not Utopian. It could be a reality if you search well. Nice poem, I like it. (Report) Reply

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (10/23/2015 6:14:00 AM)


    Life is always with the past. Nice piece. (Report) Reply

  • Rahman Henry (10/23/2015 12:32:00 AM)


    Extraordinary, a profund poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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