Said to be the messengers between the divine and mortal worlds, these intelligent creatures are often regarded as a bird of prophetic nature in many places around the world. These messengers can be taught to speak, and will often mimic their surroundings. Due to this remarkable skill, it is said that ravens are serve as oracles and fortune tellers. The connotation of these messengers is highly debated. Some cultures view ravens as harbingers of death or impending bad luck, while others believe the raven is a revered symbol of victory. By nature, ravens are fearless and bold while still being playful and wise. ......