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Analysis and comments on The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 28 of 478, added on November 13th, 2004 at 9:43 PM.

this poem is the best to me and i really dont know why it just make me and
my friend feel sad about stuff and it is a great poem to any one who reads
it... or it should be...

~*sally*~

sally from United States
Comment 27 of 478, added on November 11th, 2004 at 12:54 PM.

i find this poem very complicated to understand, you have to read this poem
several times to realise the meanings. when i read it several times i
slowly understood it and enjoyed reading it. i also had to look up lots of
words to help me understand it.

abbe humphries from United Kingdom
Comment 26 of 478, added on November 9th, 2004 at 6:00 PM.

I think this poem was really cool the different comments helped me
understand it better and i really like what the poem had to say it was very
interesting to think about the way that this man's mind worked and how he
saw in the raven an omen of his lost love its almost crazed how much
thought he put into the writing of the poem so that you almost feel like
you're talking to him about the experience instead of reading it in a poem.
I would read it a few times if i were you its truly great

kyle from United States
Comment 25 of 478, added on November 9th, 2004 at 3:06 PM.

I agree with Jessica. I always feel so sad when an artist isnt acknowledged
until after his death. I looooooove this poem. I read it all the time. This
is my absolute favorite. Its great to see other people share my love for
poe. Hey Jessica, call me.
281-398-2110!

tye from United States
Comment 24 of 478, added on November 7th, 2004 at 12:23 PM.

I'm in the 8th grade and was required to read "The Raven". At first I
understood nothing about the poem...but after my teacher explained some of
it and pointed out certain details I realized what he was saying. I've
never saw the Simpsons version of the Raven but if someone happens to have
please email me.

Sasha Hahn from United States
Comment 23 of 478, added on November 6th, 2004 at 10:29 PM.

I only read this poem recently when my boyfriend stated that it was one of
his favourtite poems. After reading it out aloud, i love it. Dont know how
i have gone so long without even reading it or knowing about it. Thanx.

Robby from Australia
Comment 22 of 478, added on November 5th, 2004 at 5:22 PM.

dark and gloomy, I think that edgar allen poe is trying to make others
think of how gloomy death can be.
Lighten up, pal!

Gav from Andorra
Comment 21 of 478, added on November 5th, 2004 at 4:11 PM.

Dude I love this poem!! I so agree with Saint Valentine!! Everyone should
read it!!!Actually I think this poem is stupid!!LYLPeace out my homie
dawgs!!

fredie Joe from Azerbaijan
Comment 20 of 478, added on November 3rd, 2004 at 9:08 PM.

Wow i absolutly adore this rock on poem. The way that poe man writes it
makes me wanna bust out with a wipeout. Dude this dark, gothic stuff is so
tatally in. It is just wicked!!!tthis story shows sich a deep story about
love!! its on the topp of my list!!

Saint Valentine from Bahamas
Comment 19 of 478, added on November 2nd, 2004 at 9:06 PM.

I love this poem,I'm 11 years old,but i can still relate to his loss of
lenore.He is heartbroken, and tries to keep his mind off it (with forgotten
tales of yore). A truely amazing poem if you take the time to look past
it's confusing launguage.Oh,and chrissy needs to take time to accually read
it to understand it!

granitefox

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Information about The Raven

Poet: Edgar Allan Poe
Poem: The Raven
Year: 1845
Added: Feb 4 2004
Viewed: 2866 times
Poem of the Day: Jul 5 2000


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