What is Edgar Allen Poe?

  • (noun): United States writer and poet (1809-1849).
    Synonyms: Poe

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    Gaily bedight,
    A gallant knight,
    In sunshine and in shadow,
    Had journeyed long,
    Singing a song,
    In search of Eldorado.
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    Life’s like a ball game. You gotta take a swing at whatever comes along before you wake up and find out it’s the ninth inning.
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    She knows there’s no success like failure
    And that failure’s no success at all.
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