wanna know more about his family?

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well hi i just wanna know more about his family what it was like and how he became to love and marry his long distance cousin. i wanna know also what he enjoyed in life and feared the most. was it he was adopted or people dispyed him.

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2003


Ok so here is the deal i don't know to much about his early life accept about his mother was a traviling actor. But I do know that his greatest fear was that he didn't want to be burried alive. We can see this in The Cask of Amontilado. Just thought I'd let you on what I know

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2003

Some good Poe sites online for all things Poe. www.eapoe.org or the wonderfully interactive knowingpoe/thinkport.org.

-- Anonymous, February 28, 2003

Well his foster Dad never really liked him and when his foster mom died he knew his dad wouldn't give him any of the inhertance.His foster mother died of tuberculosis.

-- Anonymous, September 19, 2004

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