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Analysis and comments on The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 72 of 512, added on March 18th, 2005 at 4:01 PM.

In literature class we had to memorize and recite our favorite poem and
this was a BIG help THANKS

Amanda from United States
Comment 71 of 512, added on March 16th, 2005 at 6:25 PM.

I had to do an assignment in Language arts and this helped so much! I was
told to paraphrase every 108 line and this made it so much easier. THANX!!

Cindy from Netherlands
Comment 70 of 512, added on March 6th, 2005 at 6:04 PM.

Ah! What a grand poem this is. The best of Mr. Poe I do believe,
nevertheless this 'tis a very good poem, very deep and meaningful.

Comment 69 of 512, added on March 4th, 2005 at 9:55 PM.

I was assigned to read this poem today in class. It's all about his wife
and her death. Its so tragic.. she is in the room next to him dying while
he's writing this poem. He had already lost two other family members to
"consumption" which is now called tuberculosis. (sp) He already knew what
was going to come of her sickness. The only reason she lived for five more
years was because she was so young.

Ren from United States
Comment 68 of 512, added on February 28th, 2005 at 9:26 AM.

I like This Poem Alot We are studying poems in english and this poem is the
main thing we are looking at right now and Edgar Allan Poe is a Very Good
Writer!! I enjoy His Work Very Much..

Mandy from United States
Comment 67 of 512, added on February 28th, 2005 at 2:45 AM.

more and more bring me more... this poem is my favorite poem surpasses all
by far... a true chilling masterpiece dug up from the deep depths of the
disturbed mind... one to be remembered forevermore

desmond from Canada
Comment 66 of 512, added on February 24th, 2005 at 9:22 PM.

i have a question rather than a comment. does lenore represent his dead
wife(virginia), his ex-fiancee, or himslef? if you know the answer, please
e-mail me at jacketdrummer@yahoo.com thx.

jace from United States
Comment 65 of 512, added on February 18th, 2005 at 9:01 AM.

it made me my gay bother jake and my gay sister bri cry.

kyle from United States
Comment 64 of 512, added on February 17th, 2005 at 5:00 PM.

This poem spoke to me. I'm only in 7th grade and I like it A LOT. At first
he wanted the raven then he actually thought that it was a demon or devil.
All the bird spoke "Nevermore"

Aaren Rivard from United States
Comment 63 of 512, added on February 15th, 2005 at 1:53 PM.

Hello fellow strangers...I'm doing my Senior theme research paper on Edgar
Allen Poe...if any of you have any important or interesting information
about this totally awesome and unique guy...please mail it to me! If you
get it from a specific source please specify! Thanks! ~*~Audra Lee~*~

Audra Lee from United States

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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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