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Dorothy Parker was an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th-century urban foibles.

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List of poems by Dorothy Parker 189 total

Penelope
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Inventory 2,366 Views
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Song Of One Of The Girls
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One Perfect Rose
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The Apple Tree
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Solace
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But Not Forgotten 606 Views
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News Item 567 Views
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A Pig's-Eye View Of Literature 517 Views
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The Red Dress
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Coda
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Frustration
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Prayer For A Prayer
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Men 479 Views
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The Second Oldest Story
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A Certain Lady
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Bohemia 461 Views
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Light Of Love
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Epitaph for a Darling Lady 445 Views
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Interior
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Little Words
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The Veteran
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The Evening Primrose
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Fulfillment 410 Views
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To Newcastle
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Surprise
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The Willow
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The Last Question
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The Searched Soul
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Social Note 398 Views
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Landscape
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Portrait of the Artist 396 Views
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They Part 391 Views
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Renunciation 385 Views
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Interview 384 Views
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Purposely Ungrammatical Love Song
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Story 380 Views
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Lines On Reading Too Many Poets
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For A Favorite Granddaughter
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Victoria
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The White Lady
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After Spanish Proverb
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The Burned Child
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Comment
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Roundel
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The Choice 312 Views
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Pattern 307 Views
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Resumé 304 Views
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Unfortunate Coincidence 304 Views
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D.G. Rossetti 294 Views
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A Very Short Song
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Verse For a Certain Dog
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Fair Weather
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The Gentlest Lady
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Fable
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Sanctuary 248 Views
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Observation 235 Views
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Wail 227 Views
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Love Song
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A Fairly Sad Tale
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The Sea
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Tombstones in the Starlight
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Mortal Enemy
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Ultimatum
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The False Friends
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Wisdom
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Thought For A Sunshiny Morning 166 Views
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Indian Summer 163 Views
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The Thin Edge
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The Small Hours
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Partial Comfort 159 Views
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Ballade Of A Talked-Off Ear
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Rhyme Against Living
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Anecdote 156 Views
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For A Lady Who Must Write Verse
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Of a Woman, Dead Young
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The Leal
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Requiescat
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Prophetic Soul
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Symptom Recital
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Ornithology For Beginners 150 Views
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The Satin Dress
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Godmother
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Liebestod
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Philosophy 147 Views
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Faute De Mieux
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I Know I Have Been Happiest
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Lullaby
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Iseult Of Brittany
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Somebody's Song
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Experience 144 Views
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The Danger Of Writing Defiant Verse
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Second Love
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The Lady's Reward
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Autumn Valentine 141 Views
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Recurrence
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Distance
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De Profundis 138 Views
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Sonnet On An Alpine Night
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Threnody
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From A Letter From Lesbia
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Words of Comfort to Be Scratched on a Mirror 136 Views
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Ninon De Lenclos, On Her Last Birthday
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Summary
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Transition
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A Dream Lies Dead
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Ballade at Thirty-five
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George Sand 132 Views
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Autobiography 131 Views
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Inscription for the Ceiling of a Bedroom
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Oscar Wilde 131 Views
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The Dramatists
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Parable For A Certain Virgin
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Prisoner 128 Views
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Convalescent
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The Trifler
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Theory 126 Views
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Charles Dickens 123 Views
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Chant For Dark Hours
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Epitaph
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For An Unknown Lady
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August
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Walter Savage Landor 118 Views
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A Well-Worn Story
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Healed
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There Was One
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Dilemma
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Nocturne
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Godspeed 110 Views
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Hearthside
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Salome's Dancing-Lesson
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Incurable
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Paths
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Sight 107 Views
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Song in a Minor Key
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Sonnet For The End Of A Sequence
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The Little Old Lady in Lavender Silk
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Fighting Words
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Ballade Of A Great Weariness
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Guinevere at Her Fireside
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For A Sad Lady
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Prayer For a New Mother
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Prologue to a Saga
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Rainy Night
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Harriet Beecher Stowe 101 Views
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Pour Prendre Conge
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Superfluous Advice 101 Views
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Song of Perfect Propriety
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Temps Perdu
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Alfred, Lord Tennyson 97 Views
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Plea
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I Shall Come Back
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Braggart
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Two-Volume Novel
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Condolence
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The Immortals
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My Own 87 Views
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Afternoon
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On Being A Woman
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Garden-Spot
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Ballade of Unfortunate Mammals
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The New Love 81 Views
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Now At Liberty
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Daylight Saving 79 Views
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The Maid-Servant At The Inn
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The Whistling Girl
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The Dark Girl's Rhyme
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A Portrait
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Sweet Violets 76 Views
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Story of Mrs. W-
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Testament
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Vers Demode
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The Trusting Heart
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Alexandre Dumas And His Son 69 Views
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Finis
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George Gissing 68 Views
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Post-Graduate 68 Views
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To A Much Too Unfortunate Lady
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Thomas Carlyle 67 Views
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Reuben's Children 66 Views
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Neither Bloody Nor Bowed 65 Views
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Cherry White
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Midnight
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Bric-a-Brac
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Rondeau Redoublé
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The Flaw In Paganism 57 Views
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The Homebody
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On Cheating The Fiddler 44 Views
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Gloria
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