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Analysis and comments on Eldorado by Edgar Allan Poe

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Comment 2 of 52, added on August 29th, 2004 at 9:37 PM.

MAN WHAT A GREAT POEM! Dont you think, when i was in 8th grade i had to
memorize that biotch and say it to my class...haha oh what great fun! I
still remeber it til this day.

Carissa from United States
Comment 1 of 52, added on August 20th, 2004 at 3:57 PM.

Hard as it is to disagree with a genius, I do... I genuinely prefer the
view point that eternal bliss is to be found not in death (as the shadow
traveler suggests) but within oneself. So while I agree entirely that the
quest over the entire Earth should have been fruitless, I really think that
Eldorado lies closer than Poe suggests.

Lena

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Poet: Edgar Allan Poe
Poem: Eldorado
Year: 1849
Added: Feb 20 2003
Viewed: 31698 times
Poem of the Day: Aug 29 2004


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