Comparing Poe's Annabel Lee And The Raven

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Edgar Allen Poe’s famous poems “Annabel Lee” and “The Raven”, share a common theme. The common theme is True Love Never Dies. In both poems, the two men seem to have a hard time letting go and continue loving their true loves.
In the poem “Annabel Lee”, the speaker, had a hard time letting go of her death and kept loving her even though she was dead. Annabel Lee was gone in her tomb on the beach, where the speaker sitting next to her and saying, “And so, all the night-tide, I lie down by the side / Of my darling, my darling, my life and my bride, / In her sepulchre by the sea--- / In her tomb by the side of the sea” (In. 38-41). This shows that the speaker has been obsessed and is still in love. Where he refuses to let go of her, to a point
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