|Image from LaWendula on Flickr with a quote from Dorothy Parker|
At 4 a.m. this morning, scrolling blearily down my facebook newsfeed and clutching my first cup of coffee, I noticed that Dorothy Parker was born today's date in 1893; she died in 1967. That she was responsible for the phrase that helped to make my adolescence miserable and that probably contributed more to the sales of contact lenses than any high-powered marketing campaign, was what I could tell you about her.
|Men never make passes at girls who wear glasses ~~ Dorothy Parker||. Image from anyjazz65 on Flickr.|
......and that she was a writer. Intrigued as I can only become at 4 a.m. while scrolling blearily down my....well, you know, right? I went to this wiki article and quickly realized that she was a tremendously comlicated, tremendously talented woman who lived an amazing life.
|Image from wiki commons|
Some of my personal favorite quotes from Dorothy, in addition to the three above......