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"/^HASTLY, grim, and ancient raven, Wandering from the nightly shore, Tell me what thy lordly name is On the night's Plutonian shore?" Quoth the raven, " Nevermore ! " XVII. much I marvelled this ungainly Fowl to hear discourse.
T7VER yet was blessed with seeing □*-^ Bird above his chamber door — Bird or beast upon the sculptured Bust above his chamber door — With such name as " Nevermore ! " c-: "D - T tits raven, sitting loodr *-* On.
XX. ' T ILL I scarcely more than muttered, " Other friends have flown before : On the morrow he will leave me, As my hopes have flown before." Then the bird said, " Nevermore ! " XXI. OTARTLED at the stillness broken By reply so aptly.
Followed fast and followed faster, Till his song one burden bore, Till the dirges of his hope That melancholy burden bore, — Of ' Nevermore, — nevermore ! ' " XXIII. But the raven still beguiling All my sad soul.
FANCY unto fancy, thinking What this ominous bird of yore q What this grim, ungainly, ghastly Gaunt, and ominous bird of yore — Meant in croaking, " Nevermore !" XXV. /"TAHIS I sat engaged in guessing, •*□ But no.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AngelaJMaher - LibraryThing
The Raven is a legendary poem, but within the other poems included are more words that will ring with great familiarity. Beautifully flowing poetry from an iconic author. Read full review
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The way the poem flows is beautiful. It makes you want to keep reading. And the illustrations are gorgeous. A dark poem about a man who has lost his love, Lenore. He hears someone knocking at his ... Read full review