Edgan Allan Poe's death

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What was Edgan Allan Poe's last word's when he died ?

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2000



From the time Edgar Allan Poe was found on the streets of Baltimore on October 3, 1849 and taken, that same afternoon, by his friend, Dr. J. E. Snodgrass, and his uncle, Henry Herring, to Washington College Hospital, Poe was mostly incoherent. During his brief stay in the hospital, he was said to alternate in and out of lucidity. According to his attending physician, Dr. Moran, Edgar never regained consciousness sufficiently to tell the good doctor how he came to his condition (Authur H. Quinn). Finally, at 5 a.m. on Sunday October 7, 1849 he succumbed to his illness.

Dr. Moran states in a letter dated November 15, 1849 to Maria Clemm, Poes aunt with whom he had lived, that Poes final words were, God, help my poor soul.

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2000

good by

-- Anonymous, September 06, 2001


-- Anonymous, November 28, 2001

Good redeens.

-- Anonymous, October 29, 2003

Lord help my poor soul

-- Anonymous, November 13, 2003

I think he died of rabies!!!

-- Anonymous, November 13, 2003

i personally beleive he was ubducted by the orangatan in his murdurs in the rue morge and his last words were, "dam dirty ape!"

-- Anonymous, January 22, 2004

I think he dies because of Toxic disorder

-- Anonymous, February 12, 2004

whos edgar allan poe?

-- Anonymous, April 25, 2004

Who's Edgar allan Poe?! He's one of the greatest poets of all time! Oh, how I love his work! The Raven, Annabelle Lee, it was all wonderful! Brilliant!

To answer thy question, lady Kristina, no one is quite sure what his last words were but the last time he was seen before found unconcious in Baltimore, was at a birthday party, paying respects to his dear friend. Unfortunately... He drank too much. And while walking home, drunk of course, he fell and knocked his head. Any other questions? I'll be happy to answer! ^.^

~By a dear fan of Edgar Allan Poe

-- Anonymous, February 16, 2005

God help my poor soul!

-- Anonymous, March 07, 2005

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