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Poe’s Description Of Lenore, The Raven, And God In The Raven

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This paper is about the poem the raven. In this paper, it talks about how lonely the narrator is because he misses a woman named Lenore. It also talks about why the raven is so important in the poem. It talks about what the raven stands for and what everything it does mean. It also talks about how the narrator thought that God had sent the raven. The narrator thought that God had sent Lenore as well. It tells you about how the narrator thinks that God had sent the raven to replace Lenore because the narrator was dwelling all the time about the loss of the woman named Lenore. This paper lastly talks about how the narrator works so hard to show the reader how God had sent him a replacement for the woman that he had lost.
The narrator is a very lonely person that misses a woman by the name of Lenore (Poe, “Raven”). The narrator stood in the dark thinking about things he had never thought about (Poe, “Raven”). Nevertheless, all he could think about was the woman named Lenore (Poe, “Raven”).
He lives on his own and a bird greets him (Poe, “Raven”). The bird comes and sits on the top of his chamber door (Poe, “Raven”). The narrator opened the window and saw the raven from the past (Poe, “Raven”). The bird did not move a muscle but sat in his house above the door (Poe, “Raven”). All the bird did was sit there and nothing more (Poe, “Raven”). It does not ever make a noise except the word that he says, “Nevermore” (Poe, “Raven”). The man just sat in his house all day and the bird never left (Poe, “Raven”).
The narrator seems sad throughout the Poem (Poe, “Raven”). He is always giving the reader the gloomy feeling as if it is dark and vacant (Colwell). The narrator has beautiful Poetry and many of his Poems make people who read it feel sadness or pity (Eddings). It was December and all the dead wood cast its shadow on the floor (Poe, “Raven”). The narrator kept wishing for tomorrow (Poe, “Raven”).
He had sorrow for a woman that shined like a light and was an unmarried virgin named Lenore (Eddings). The narrator was always in a very lonely state of mind (Poe, “Raven”). He always wanted someone to talk to about the woman named Lenore (Poe, “Raven”). The narrator never left his house (Poe, “Raven”). He sat there all alone all day just thinking about this woman named Lenore (Poe, “Raven”). The bird sat up on top of that door every day just saying the word nevermore (Poe, “Raven”).
The narrator wants the feeling for the Poem to make people think of beauty when looking at the territory of it (Poe, “Philosophy”). The narrator wants people to realize that even though he is lonely in some situations that there is also some beauty to it (Eddings). He wants the people who read his Poetry to understand and pinpoint the beauty of his Poetry (Poe, “Philosophy”). He tries to make some of the Poetry dark and gloomy so it easier to see and pinpoint the beauty of his Poems (Poe, “Philosophy”). The narrator takes his time at his Poetry (Poe, “Philosophy”). He wants...

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