I've always loved Halloween. Today's poem is not one that I was very familiar with, but I did a little research about it. I love Poe's poetry, and this poem is no exception.
The title was changed for re-publication in another collection entitled Al Aaraaf, Tamerlane and Minor Poems, which was published two years later. The first stanza follows the pattern AABB. The fourth stanza goes AABB. Some of the end rhymes are not immediately apparent because of changes in the pronunciation of words within the English language that have taken place over the centuries.
The rhetorical devices known as consonance and assonance are both found in the poem.
Personification is also used by Poe here. He gives human qualities to the elements of nature such as the night, and the stars. The speaker says that the night frowns down on the souls of the dead, and the stars instigate them to retain their umbilical cord-like connection to the earth.
Even though the souls are weary, the want to continue with the lives they had once left behind. Her death affected Poe so deeply that his thoughts turned mundane ever afterwards, and he started writing meditations on death. He wrote from the point of view of mourners, but also, eerily enough, reversed the point of view, and wrote from the perspective of the departed.
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The dispersal of the animal spirits is the first of the accidents that befall Tristram.
Its importance can be judged only by what we see in Tristram's character, but if we take Walter and Tristram's word for it, it was an accident with grave consequences.
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