Michael Shepherd

Rookie (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

Homage To Dorothy Parker - Poem by Michael Shepherd

To laugh at life
among friends

Comments about Homage To Dorothy Parker by Michael Shepherd

  • (6/8/2005 6:27:00 AM)

    One of my favourite quotes...Dorothy Parker was with Jean Harlow and a party and Jean Harlow referred (phonetically) to 'Bridget Bard-dot' and Dorothy Parker said 'My dear, you don't pronounce the final 't'...as with your surname...' (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Read poems about / on: life, friend

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 8, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]