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What are the themes of the "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe?

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ssahar | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted May 28, 2011 at 2:48 PM via web

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What are the themes of the "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe?

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bullgatortail | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Distinguished Educator

Posted May 31, 2011 at 4:19 AM (Answer #1)

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rileyb | Student, College Freshman | (Level 1) Salutatorian

Posted October 18, 2011 at 3:22 AM (Answer #2)

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One theme might include: there is no such thing as a "perfect" crime, or a person's conscience never forgets.

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