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My Shadow

“I have a little shadow that goes in and out…”

Edgar Allan Poe’s School Days

In June, 1815, when Edgar was about six years old, his adoptive father and mother, with an aunt, went to England to stay several years. Before starting, Mr. Allan bought a Murray’s reader, two...

Two Peas in a Pod


“In form and feature, face and limb, I grew so like my brother…”