Character Analysis in The Raven
The narrator is depressed and mourning for his lost love, Lenore. His tendency to jump to radical conclusions and melancholic tone show that this narrator is almost crazy with grief. He has an overactive imagination that becomes excited over rustling curtains, and creates an entire narrative for the bird.
Character Analysis Examples in The Raven:
"But the Raven still beguiling my sad fancy into smiling, ..." See in text (The Raven)
"Then this ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling..." See in text (The Raven)
"Thrilled me—filled me with fantastic terrors never felt before..." See in text (The Raven)