Dorothy Parker

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

Partial Comfort - Poem by Dorothy Parker

Whose love is given over-well
Shall look on Helen's face in hell,
Whilst those whose love is thin and wise
May view John Knox in Paradise.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 24, 2016


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