Dorothy Parker

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

Unfortunate Coincidence - Poem by Dorothy Parker

By the time you swear you're his,
Shivering and sighing,
And he vows his passion is
Infinite, undying -
Lady, make a note of this:
One of you is lying.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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