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Poetry in Time of Crisis : Funny Side

Take a trip into familiar and unfamiliar lands of poetry. Read a few to distract, to inspire or download an e-book of poetry and prose.

Dorothy Parker


Four be the things I am wiser to know:
Idleness, sorrow, a friend, and a foe.

Four be the things I’d been better without:
Love, curiosity, freckles, and doubt.

Three be the things I shall never attain:
Envy, content, and sufficient champagne.

Three be the things I shall have till I die:
Laughter and hope and a sock in the eye.


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