The relationship between SL
and Poe seems more interesting to scholars, and is more frequently discussed, than most of Lewis's writings. Poe and his mother-in-law, Maria Clemm
, spent a great deal of time at...
's death, Maria Clemm
continued frequently to visit SL
, who eventually began to tire of her. Clemm apparently, because of her jealous desire to have Poe as exclusively her own,
Silverman, Kenneth. Edgar A. Poe: Mournful and Never-Ending Remembrance. Harper Collins, 1991.