"Be that word our sign in parting, bird or fiend!"

from Edgar Allan Poe – The Raven on Rap Genius

Meaning

By once again answering “nevermore” the Narrator wants the Raven to leave, calling the bird a “fiend” he compares the bird to a demon, an evil spirit, or even the Devil himself.

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