Dorothy Parker

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

Words Of Comfort To Be Scratched On A Mirror - Poem by Dorothy Parker

Helen of Troy had a wandering glance;
Sappho's restriction was only the sky;
Ninon was ever the chatter of France;
But oh, what a good girl am I!


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 7, 2015


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