“The designation which we fight for all the time is a hollow designation because there is no backup,” Poe told The Daily Beast.
If convicted, Poe could face up to 15 years in federal prison.
The case against Poe was investigated by the Los Angeles office of the FBI.
Appropriately, Poe appears as a character in Vampire Hunter.
Lincoln and his law partner William Herndon subscribed to the Southern Literary Messenger, where Poe published some of his Poems.
The “monstrum horrendum” of Poe was descending upon them in the garb which alone could fully typify the character of the man!
Poe's saying that a long Poem is a sequence of short ones is perfectly just.
The accepted opinion is that Poe's dissipation was his chief fault, as it was that to which was owing his ruin in the end.
Poe raised his gun, and aiming surely at the chief, pulled trigger.
Significant then, that he worshipped "the viol, the violet, and the vine" of Poe.