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by Edgar Allan Poe

Ligeia: Poe Girl Never Had a Chance Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Ligeia? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What can’t the narrator remember about Ligeia?

Her last name
When they met
Where she came from
All of the above
Why he decided to write a story about such a forgettable individual
Q. What was the color of Ligeia’s hair?

Pigeon crap-white
Q. What happened to Ligeia that devastated the narrator?

She was run over by a Wonder Bread truck
She was forced into a loveless marriage by her father
She became ill
She lost her memory
Q. What was the name of the poem that Ligeia wrote?

The Conqueror Worm
The Hero Snake
The Guardian Rat
The Loser Caterpillar
Q. What does the narrator get from Ligeia?

A golden cross
Her fortune
Her daughter
Hepatitis B