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Analysis and comments on An Enigma by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 6 of 16, added on June 11th, 2005 at 4:16 AM.

In a collection of Poe's poems, a footnote to this poem said that if you
want to understand this enigma take the first letter of the first line, the
second letter of the second line and so on, and you'll find the name of the
girl to whom Poe addresses the sonnet!!

Joseph from Egypt
Comment 5 of 16, added on May 6th, 2005 at 9:50 PM.

hey chris: tell tales heart aint a poem its a short story and i think
from this poem we can get a little hint of jealousy in poe...

jenn from United States
Comment 4 of 16, added on April 7th, 2005 at 11:46 AM.

an enigma is a good poem yet like the poets mind is an enigma. this is now
my third favorite poem the first two are :the raven, and the tell tale
heart both written by eager allen poe.

chris kretzschmar from United States
Comment 3 of 16, added on December 21st, 2004 at 1:12 AM.

Seldom we find says solomon don dunce

Half an idea in the profoundest sonnet

through all the flimsy things we see at once

Falah Mutlaq Fahad AL.motairy from Saudi Arabia
Comment 2 of 16, added on December 20th, 2004 at 2:52 PM.

Not only is this one of my favorite poems, but Poe is easliyy my favorite
poet, sad and fearful at some times, but humorous and happy at another, hes
the greatest, got something for everyone

Josh Dodson from United States
Comment 1 of 16, added on September 11th, 2004 at 9:30 AM.

I resently did a project on edgar allen poe and found that the engima is a
riddle of writers descripitions like if i remember correctly the first line
is William Shakespeare but i have resently lost that paper. so I need help
finding what lines represent who if u find out plz e-mail me the answers it
would be a great deal of help. thank you


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Poet: Edgar Allan Poe
Poem: An Enigma
Added: Feb 4 2004
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Poem of the Day: Dec 17 2000

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