# THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER What is "the remarkable fact" concerning the Usher Family?

EDGAR ALLAN POE - "The Fall of the House of Usher"

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"I had learned, too, the very remarkable fact, that the stem of the Usher race, all time-honored as it was, had put forth, at no period, any enduring branch; in other words, that the entire family lay in the direct line of descent, and had

always, with very trifling and very temporary variation, so lain."

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The House of Usher

there house went down of fire...