Quotation by Edgar Allan Poe

Their hotels are bad. Their pumpkin pies are delicious. Their poetry is not so good.
Edgar Allan Poe (1809–1845), U.S. poet, critic, short-story writer. quoted in Julian Symons, The Tell-Tale Heart: The Life and Works of Edgar Allan Poe, pt. 1, ch. 12 (1978). Broadway Journal (1845).
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