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Analysis and comments on The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 160 of 490, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 6:54 AM.

Don't we all feel that this poem would be a cultural treasure if we could
understand it.

Sorry to tell you that we can't.

Jens, ida and benedikte
Comment 159 of 490, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 6:51 AM.

I think it was a great poem, though i would say that it is very long, and
sometimes it is mysterious, but all in all it was a good poem.

christian from Denmark
Comment 158 of 490, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 6:53 AM.

I think this poem is way too long. Even though the poem is written well,
you lose you interest to it because of the length.

Ilona from Denmark
Comment 157 of 490, added on February 12th, 2009 at 9:28 AM.

This poem isn't about what we want but it is about what we have already
have had and have lost.Some say this poem is boring and others think it is
cool, but this is my opinion it isn't boring and it is not cool because
someone who feels like that is truly deep in sorrow, so when you read this
don't think about your feelings, feel the character's feeling and let that
be the true source of inspiration.

Ryan from United States
Comment 156 of 490, added on November 19th, 2008 at 3:12 AM.

We think that this poem is so boring... but fortunately exist a Simpson's
episode that's about this poem...
Come vi fa a piacere una cosa simile!? Mah.. che gente..

chiajul from Italy
Comment 155 of 490, added on October 20th, 2008 at 10:17 AM.

i love this poem, its so awesome

Lucy from United States
Comment 154 of 490, added on April 9th, 2008 at 11:58 AM.

this rocks
it's just so damm good
the envirmont is so good
did sombody seen the simpsons episode of this?

alex from Belgium
Comment 153 of 490, added on March 7th, 2008 at 9:19 AM.

the poem is great and superb,i like its really outstanding.

Zahra khan from Pakistan
Comment 152 of 490, added on November 10th, 2007 at 5:25 PM.

"Once upon a midnight dreary, while i pondered, weak and weary" (The Raven,
1). That sounds like me trying to write a literary analysis essay on this
poem. We have also had to do some poetry writing in my english class and if
you don't appreciate this poem or even if you do try writing some poetry of
your own and then you can appreciate how good this Poe guy really is.

Kevin from United States
Comment 151 of 490, added on November 4th, 2007 at 6:08 PM.

omg i love this poem ny you. i go to harrison central high school and im on
the colorguard team and they picked your poems that we did our show on. you
are very creative.

kalegih church from United States

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Information about The Raven

Poet: Edgar Allan Poe
Poem: The Raven
Year: 1845
Added: Feb 4 2004
Viewed: 4072 times
Poem of the Day: Jul 5 2000

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