Dark Reflections: A Theme Theory of Duality in Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Purloined Letter” by Frank Marcopolos, ARM-E

All right, let’s do some analysis of “The Purloined Letter” by Edgar Allan Poe. First, let’s establish a rule, though. We need to have one rule in place about author intention. We’re throwing author intention right out the window. For the purposes of these analyses I do not care about author intent; I don’t care what Poe intended. If I come up with a Theme Theory and Edgar Allan Poe were here and alive somehow, by some metaphysical process of revivification, he…