The Complete poems of Edgar Allan Poe, by Edgar Allan Poe

Spiritual Song (1836)

A poem, most likely incomplete, that was found in Poe’s desk at the offices of the Southern Literary Messenger in 1908. The manuscript is believed to date back to 1836; only three lines are known.

Hark, echo! — Hark; echo!

'Tis the sound

Of archangels, in happiness wrapt

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