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(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849 / Boston)

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Alone

From childhood's hour I have not been
As others were; I have not seen
As others saw; I could not bring
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  • S H (5/9/2009 6:28:00 PM)

    What is really interesting is that Edgar wasn't really a drunkard. It was a myth perpetuated by his rival journalists. They tried to discredit him because of their jealousy over his sharp wit, amazing writing ability and quick rise in journalistic importance during his time. Plus he was quite charming with the ladies and some of those ladies happen to be the other writers wives.

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  • Rommel Mark Marchan (5/5/2009 3:32:00 AM)

    poe was a drunkard poet
    right?

    i idolized him

    i can write poems so deeply out of liqour influence
    where is the art then by the way
    ?
    poe was dead already so stop pleasing him to read your poem
    LOL

  • Gregory Collins (4/28/2009 5:35:00 AM)

    but do you think Poe would have been any good at Nintendo Weii bowling

  • nothing over (4/27/2009 11:11:00 PM)

    Great poem, check out my poems too

  • Laura Dawson (4/1/2009 3:07:00 AM)

    'A demon in my view'
    This poem is beautiful, and haunting. Surely Poe's feelings of indifference were not so severe that 'all (he) loved, (he) loved alone'?
    I read this poem at my high school graduation to a great reception. Apparently more people comprehend this lonliness than I thought.
    Brilliant.

  • Brytney Moore (2/10/2009 11:04:00 AM)

    I'm getting
    'and all i loved, i loved alone'
    tatoo'd on me.
    I have always find an intrest and love that has allured me to edgar<3

  • Is It Poetry (11/30/2008 2:46:00 PM)

    No writer such as this or any other yet to come should die in uncommon squalor stripped of ink and paper for lack of funds.

  • Sarah Abdullah (11/26/2008 7:26:00 AM)

    Can't help but Cry when Reading it
    Amazing...Simply...Amazing
    The words..
    The lines...
    The Emotions...
    Brilliant.....

  • May Namoc (10/28/2008 12:29:00 PM)

    love this poem as it expresses my feelings this very moment. brilliant piece from Poe once again as he always amazes me with his words, his poems, and his emotions. I applaud his works as it comes so effortlessly from his mind to his pen to the poem he produced. Bravo Poe!

  • Krista Laham (10/25/2008 3:39:00 PM)

    This is one of my favorite poems by Poe. It is so dark but written amazingly; the rhyming seems effortless.

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