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Happy birthday, smartass

It’s Dorothy Parker (née Rothschild)’s birthday today. I confess, I have never read a word she wrote. I know her strictly from her pithy witticisms.

She hated that.

Also, it’s super fun to say “pithy witticisms”. Please try it for yourself. Enjoy this list of Dorothy Parker quotations, ranked in order of popularity. You will definitely recognize some of them.

p.s. that’s a terrific description of writer’s block in the telegram.

August 22, 2019 — 8:39 pm
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