Couplets

“Candy is dandy / but liquor is quicker.” ~Ogden Nash
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“Men seldom make passes / at girls who wear glasses.” ~Dorothy Parker

Both of those goofy little rhyming couplets surprised me by having a credited source; the Ogden Nash quote in particular, because I’ve seen it scrawled on so many bathroom stalls.

1 Comment

  1. I knew Parker said the one, but not that Nash had coined the other. Thanks for the info.

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