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Analysis and comments on The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 182 of 512, added on January 13th, 2011 at 1:30 PM.

this poem is sssooooo ghetto i hate it soo much i just want to burn it haha
jk its cool i like it:)

Comment 181 of 512, added on October 3rd, 2010 at 10:01 PM.
Lenore and Guy de Vere

Lenore's identity is bound with Guy de Vere's. If Guy de Vere be the Irish
poet contemporary of Poe, Sir Aubrey de Vere Hunt, then there can be little
doubt that "Lenore" is faith, and the raven is telling Edgar Allan Poe the
atheist that he can never hope to clasp her again.

Sean Lennon from Ireland
Comment 180 of 512, added on December 28th, 2009 at 3:58 AM.
the way the poet has written the poetry

i like the poet's way of presenting the poem in a beautiful manner but ya
it's a fact that the poem was a bit long but it was intresting while
reading. i can say that if i have to rate this poem i will give 3 stars to
it i think it was presented well and i will not say it was an execellent
poem but it was a good poem i liked it!!!!

mahima from India
Comment 179 of 512, added on September 9th, 2009 at 2:17 PM.

The Man was a genius. He had a dark past and led a terrible life. He was
wonderful with his words and how his life tormented him. If you wish to be
sickened by his words and thoughts read The Black Cat. It's truly a
sickening story, but I read it because I love his works

nicole from United States
Comment 178 of 512, added on May 18th, 2009 at 11:37 PM.

Greeting. It is not enough to aim; you must hit.
I am from Nicaragua and also now teach English, give please true I wrote
the following sentence: "My question is would taking synthroid not mess up
his good levels."

Waiting for a reply :D, Mehalia.

Mehalia from United Kingdom
Comment 177 of 512, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 7:04 AM.

I like the poem because it shows a side of man that we all have but just
dont know it. It is described superbly. I laughed, I cried and I lost 15
pounds. A great read.

Frederik from Denmark
Comment 176 of 512, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 7:18 AM.

i think this poem is a bit boring and filled with sorrow,terror and

ashmin from Denmark
Comment 175 of 512, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 7:07 AM.

Interesting poem, I enjoyed it - though it took me a while to understand it
fully. It speaks about a beautiful subject; lost love, and the
acknowledgement of having to face the truth.

John (Pre-IB from Denmark
Comment 174 of 512, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 7:06 AM.

I find it hard to believe that this is a poem since its like 2 pages. But i
find it interesting how he gives a lot of details when the raven "speaks"
to him and how he sees the raven's actions.

Mario from Ecuador
Comment 173 of 512, added on March 2nd, 2009 at 2:20 PM.

This poem nearly killed me.

Soo Min Choi from Canada

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Information about The Raven

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

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