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The Bells
The Bells
by Edgar Allan Poe


We’ve got your back. With the Tough-O-Meter, you’ll know whether to bring extra layers or Swiss army knives as you summit the literary mountain. (10 = Toughest)

(3) Base Camp

Poe throws some fancy and tricky words in here, like he always does. But the thing that matters most in this poem is the sound of the words, not their meaning, so even if the words are a bit unfamiliar, just trust your ears. With a little bit of help from Shmoop, you shouldn't have any trouble on this climb.

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