Speaker Attitude Exposed In Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven

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People who want to respect others will try not to judge by first impressions. In "The Raven" by Edgar Allan Poe indicates that the speakers attitude changes throughout the poem. The speakers attitude starts out to show respect towards the raven. From there he starts to show confusion and eventually anger towards the raven. When the speaker first saw the raven he showed respect towards it because it was almost as if he saw hope. In the poem it mentions, "Then this ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling." In the beginning of the poem the speaker explains the setting as his life being tedious. That was until later on he saw the raven that which brought him joy. The raven did not do much in order for the speaker to think that the raven
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