Tuesday, December 31, 2002

The Raven Comments

Rating: 4.6

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping,
As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door.


Bri Edwards 07 August 2021

Though i did not reread it this time, this is one of my favorite poems. The author died in 1849, or so Google informs me. bri ;)

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Dr Antony Theodore 17 November 2020

Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortals ever dared to dream before; But the silence was unbroken, and the stillness gave no token, And the only word there spoken was the whispered word, 'Lenore! ' This I whispered, the great alen poe

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raven iiiiiiiiiii lovr 23 October 2020

it is amazing i love it

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Vanidia Ogega 15 October 2020

This is a master piece of all the poems i have read. I have read it over 10 times to be able to master this excellent work. It takes two to tango, I believe this poem recited would be better if done so by two people. The gothic atmosphere goes to bring out the impeccable imagination of Edgar.

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I have always been thrilled by Edgar Allan Poe. He is so often taken as a poet of horror. Poe has written over (361) Vols. which range from shale mining to tales of Murder, where he deploys his master detective M.Augustine. I too am a great fan of the Raven only this and nothing more.

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Anita 19 June 2020

I memorized this poem to quote while standing in front of an English class when I was in high school. I still remember parts of it and I am now 86 years old. It's one of my favorites!

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An idiot 18 September 2019

This guy is great, I can’t wait for his next poem!

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A very smart primate 18 September 2019

I say this is correct Idiot

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The smartest primate 18 September 2019

I agree with you An Idiot

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A smart primate 18 September 2019

This is good as f**’k

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The smartest primate 18 September 2019

Indeed it is, my fellow primate

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Edger Allen Poe fan 101 18 September 2019

Really one of the best, could use more people in this app though it would make it fun and more interesting than others but it also helps me keep up with friends in different places around the country I love it to the end and the end is the only thing that I will give up for this book

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Mr muffin 17 September 2019

I got borrrrrrrrrrrreeeeeeeeedddddd realllllllllyyyyyyyy fasttttttttt

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A smarter primate 18 September 2019

Me too Mr Muffin

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Katrina Gier 21 July 2019

why is a raven like a writting (wrighting or righting desk..) desk? ? ? ? ? ? Because Poe wrote on both! HAhahahahha lol ha ha. : D (Quote from ~ Alice in Wonderland..) .

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Dumminn 02 March 2020

You’re very gay

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sharon 10 July 2019

i think i heard why are you/

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Regarding " The Raven, " credited by historians to Edgar Allan Poe, I have a great deal of evidence that the real author was Mathew Franklin Whittier, younger brother of poet John Greenleaf Whittier.

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no name 19 May 2019

when your doing homework and forgot everything about the poem...so you had to look it up...

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Judith Auletta 12 May 2019

Edgar Allan Poe - so unique. I have memorized the second verse of this poem. Don't know why only the second verse, but so what. Hard to find poetry nowadays that can compare; that is, if you can find any decent poetry at all.

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Michael Crowder 02 March 2019

Great poem read it several times over the years

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Brian Taylor 22 February 2019

What a great rhythmical flow powerful poem.

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Tim Tebow 11 February 2019

Needs more abusive lanugauge

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A f**kin god 18 September 2019

I know right need more swears

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eleonor 23 January 2019

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meatballs 18 January 2019

no joke this dude quirky asf

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