Quotes In The Raven By Edgar Allan Poe

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As we read different books and essays some quotes may stand out to us. For instance when I read the book The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe it seemed like the words turned into pictures because they were all so descriptive. The quote that stood out to me the most was the one that said, "While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door." This happens to be one of the first quotes in the very beginning of the story.

I will tell you how I interpreted this quote and also how it connects to the book its from. We first must breakdown the quoted statement made by Poe. The first part states "While I nodded nearly napping." What that tells me is that he was reading a book late at night