Once, when I was young and true, someone left me sad — broke my brittle heart in two; and that is very bad. Love is for unlucky folk, love is but a curse. Once there was a heart I broke; and that, I think, is worse.
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submitted by SylphofLight, October 26, 2016
The entirety of the poem A Very Short Song by American poet and short story writer Dorothy Parker (1893-1967).
This quote was added November 29, 2007.