Poetry of Kansas

Her Choice

"Beauty or brain," mused a little maid,
    "Which as a goal do I wish to attain?";
She failed to consider that beauty would fade,
    While years only increase the value of brain.

Stanzas For Kansas
Leonard Allen Prowant
(Wichita, Kansas: __. 1937) Page 36

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August 29, 2005 / John & Susan Howell / Wichita, Kansas / howell@kotn.org

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