What is the rhyme scheme of "The Raven"? For this exercise consider only end and rhyme. Write the rhyme scheme for a typical stanza.
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To answer this question while also offering a visual, I will label the rhyme scheme for an actual stanza of the poem.
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary, A
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore, B
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, C
As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. B
`'Tis some visitor,' I muttered, `tapping at my chamber door - B
Only this, and nothing more.' B
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