i need an analysis on "eldorado"

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I need an analysis on "eldorado"

-- Anonymous, January 29, 2000


I belive that this poem has a biblical background. the knight in this poem is looking for relief. Obviously eldorado can not be obtained. i think that poe is trying to say that there is nothing after death, and that everyone dies. When poe says "down the valley of the shodow" he is making a connection to the bible verse that talks about the vallley of the shodow of death.

-- Anonymous, February 14, 2000

The poem "El Dorado" is about Spanish conquestors on the search for the fountain of eternal youth and about how they never found it.

-- Anonymous, March 14, 2000

Actually the whole thing is about choppin' brocolli.

-- Anonymous, November 14, 2000

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