The Raven By Edgar Allan Poe

The Raven By Edgar Allan Poe 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—“‘Tis some visitor,” I muttered, “tapping at my chamber door—               Only this […]

To My Mother by Edgar Allan Poe

To My Mother by Edgar Allan Poe Because I feel that, in the Heavens above, The angels, whispering to one another, Can find, among their burning terms of love, None so devotional as that of “Mother,” Therefore by that dear name I long have called you — You who are more than mother unto me, […]

Evening Star By Edgar Allan Poe

Evening Star By Edgar Allan Poe ‘Twas noontide of summer,               And mid-time of night;             And stars, in their orbits,               Shone pale, thro’ the light             Of the brighter, cold moon,          […]

Alone By Edgar Allan Poe

Alone By Edgar Allan Poe From childhood’s hour I have not beenAs others were—I have not seenAs others saw—I could not bringMy passions from a common spring—From the same source I have not takenMy sorrow—I could not awakenMy heart to joy at the same tone—And all I lov’d—I lov’d alone—Then—in my childhood—in the dawnOf a most […]

Annabel Lee By Edgar Allan Poe

Annabel Lee By Edgar Allan Poe It was many and many a year ago,   In a kingdom by the sea,That a maiden there lived whom you may know   By the name of Annabel Lee;And this maiden she lived with no other thought   Than to love and be loved by me. I was a child and she was a child,   In this kingdom […]

A Dream Within A Dream By Edgar Allan Poe

A Dream Within A Dream By Edgar Allan Poe Take this kiss upon the brow!And, in parting from you now,Thus much let me avow —You are not wrong, who deemThat my days have been a dream;Yet if hope has flown awayIn a night, or in a day,In a vision, or in none,Is it therefore the […]

The Raven By Edgar Allan Poe

The Raven By Edgar Allan Poe 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.“’Tis some visitor,” I muttered, “tapping at my chamber door—            Only […]