Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore— While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. “’Tis some visitor,” I muttered, “tapping at my chamber door—
Nevermore - An Ode to Poe
"The Raven" is a narrative poem by American writer Edgar Allan Poe. First published in January 1845.