Unformatted text preview: blood vessel in 1842, and remained a virtual invalid until her death from tuberculosis five years later he wrote “Anabell Lee” to her Poe suffered from bouts of depression and madness, and he attempted suicide in 1848. In September the following year he disappeared for three days after a drink at a birthday party and on his way to visit his new fiancée in Richmond. He turned up in a delirious condition in Baltimore gutter and died on October 7, 1849....
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- Spring '08
- Edgar Allan Poe, Elizabeth Hopkins Poe, father David Poe